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Image for (ThreeTitles) J. Ross Browne, His Letters, Journals and Writings, (together with) J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California; Washoe Rivisited, Notes on the Silver Regions of Nevada.

(ThreeTitles) J. Ross Browne, His Letters, Journals and Writings, (together with) J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California; Washoe Rivisited, Notes on the Silver Regions of Nevada.

By: BROWNE, J. ROSS; RICHARD H. DILLON.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albuquerque; Norman; Oakland, University of New Mexico Press; University of Oklahoma Press; Biobooks: 1969; 1965

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 8849

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket, with protective Mylar Wraps


8vo; cloth, in dust jackets. Some chips & tears to jacket edges of Confidential Agent, with a small blemish to front endpaper at foredge. Washoe; 4to, gray cloth soild at edges, reading copy in good condition. View more info

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Embarcadero.

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Coward-McCann: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6617

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


Inscribed "Best wishes" by the author on front endpaper, with his typed note on a vintage postcard, "Bob, Just heard that you've been ill. Sorry to hear it and hope that you're on the mend. Just about everybody has been laid up, of late -- you, Dave Magee, Warren Howell, Adrian Wilson and Mallette Dean . . . So, take it easy and drop out of that parade (of patients) and return to the ol' book bins . . . cheers dick dillon." 313 pp.; cloth in price-clipped dust jacket with clear tape mends at top of spine inside & out. Illustrated with a section of black & white photographic re... View more info

Texas Argonauts. Isaaac H. Duval and the California Gold Rush. Illustrated by Charles Shaw. Inscribed by the Author.

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1987

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 5762

Condition: Fine condition


One of 450 copies designed & printed by David Holman at his Wind River Press. 9.5" x 13.5"; decorative paper over boards, cloth spine; includes a frontispiece portrait and 13 original paintings (10 of which are two-page spreads), reproduced in color, and an endpaper map; in plain white paper jacket which shows light tanning at front foredge & bottom edge, in mylar wrap. Inscribed opposite half-title in upper leading corner by Dillon to parapatetic San Francisco collector Charles Ozorio: " Best wishes to my loyal book collector . . . I'm sure you will enjoy this elegant book. R. H.... View more info

J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California.

By: Dillon, Richard H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4714

Condition: Near Fine condition in Fine jacket, in mylar wrap


218 pp., incl. index; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket. Illustrated with period photographs and other reproductions. Some small spots of faint foxing to foredge. View more info

J. Ross Browne: Confidential Agent in Old California.

By: Dillon, Richard H. (Signed by the author).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5764

Condition: Near Fine condition in Fine jacket, in mylar wrap


Signed by the author front endpaper. 218 pp., incl. index; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket. Illustrated with period photographs and other reproductions. One small spot of foxing top edge front endpaper. View more info

Burnt-Out Fires.

By: Dillon, Richard.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4724

ISBN: 0130909939

Condition: Very good condition in like dust jacket


371 pp.; 8vo; cloth in dust jacket with fading at spine. Plate illustrations including black & whtie period photographs, other reproductions. View more info

North Beach, The Italian Heart of San Francisco. (Inscribed by the author) Photographs by J. B. Monaco (1856-1938); Photo Editor Lynn L. Davis

By: DILLON, RICHARD.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Presidio Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5771

ISBN: 0891411879

Condition: Near Fine condition in Very Good or better jacket, in protective mylar wrap


189 pp.; 4to; coated paper over boards, in dust jacket with chips at edges & corners; black & white photographs throughout. Inscribed by the author on fribt endpaper, "For the most loyal of collectors of "Dilloniana," Charles Ozorio, from the author, R. H. Dillon." View more info

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Great Expectations. The Story of Benicia California (inscribed by the author).

By: DILLON, RICHARD.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Benicia), Benicia Heritage Book, Inc.: (1980)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8408

ISBN: 09604622

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


241 pp.; 4to; cloth in pictorial jacket. Inscribed by Richard Dillon on blank facing title page: " From author to printer, Steve Emanuels, - a great job! . . Benicia, 1980." Rubbing and light soil to jacket. View more info

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North Beach, The Italian Heart of San Francisco. Photographs by J. B. Monaco (1856-1938); Photo Editor Lynn L. Davis

By: DILLON, RICHARD.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Presidio Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8471

ISBN: 0891411879

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


189 pp.; 4to; coated paper over boards, in dust jacket with 1" closed tear bottom front edge, else fresh under mylar; black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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Napa Valley Heyday. With Historical Photographs by Charles Turrill.

By: DILLON, RICHARD.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 2004

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8799

Condition: Fine condition


xi, 363 pp. 4to; cloth, in clear mylar cover;illustrations, color map. 450 copies printed; design, typography, & scanning by Jonathan Clark at The Artichoke Press."Lithographed in three colors on Mohawk Superfine paper. The text is set in New Baskerville, with titles in Isabella, an 1892 Victorian display face. The natural-linen binding is enhanced by an antique vignette of Groezinger's Winery in Yountville; the endpapers feature Napa Valley scenes from 19th-century lithographs"(Publisher's prospectus, which is included). View more info