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The Library of Roger K. Larson, Part II: California Exploration through the Gold Rush,

By: [Auction Catalog].

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Pacific Book Auction Galleries: 1995

Seller ID: 2514

Condition: Fine condition


4to; pictorial gray wrappers; 754 items described; reproductions. View more info

(2 Volumes) - The Library of Roger K. Larson, Part IV, Day One: Western Literature, Lawrence Clark Powell (together with) Part IV, Day Two: Western Art Books, Original Art, Photography Books, Photographic Images, UCSF-Fresno Foundation.

By: [Auction Catalog].

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Pacific Book Auction Galleries: 1997

Seller ID: 2515

Condition: Fine condition


4to; pictorial gray wrappers; 1,165 items described; reproductions. View more info

Asociacion Cultural de las California: El Septim Simposio Sobre Baja California / The Seventh Annual Baja Califronia Symposium; Tecate, Mexico and San Diego, California, 1969.

By: [Baja California].

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Asociacion Cultural de las California: 1969

Seller ID: 6653

Condition: Fine condition


30 sheet, mimeographed on one side; text printed two columns, English & Spanish; 4to; in Acco brand brown folder with side fastener; includes two maps, bibliographical notes. View more info

Image for [4 Titles]: 3 Years in California; A Stroll Through the Diggings of California; California Alcalde; Notes on California and the Placers.

[4 Titles]: 3 Years in California; A Stroll Through the Diggings of California; California Alcalde; Notes on California and the Placers.

By: [CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH] ; BORTHWICK, J. D.; KELLY, WILLIAM; FIELD, STEPHEN J.; DELAVAN, JAMES.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Oakland, Biobooks: 1948; 1950; 1956

Edition: Limited Editions

Seller ID: 8772

Condition: Very good or better condition


8vo; first two volumes cloth-backed gold foil paper over boards; third volume, red cloth. Borthwick and Field, each with folding color maps in fine condition; illustrations. Stroll Through the Diggings reproducing illustrations in color by Charles Nahl. Borthwick with a few spots of foxing to deckle foredge last few pages and a darkened one inch strip along bottom front edge. Kelly with strips of darkening along both leading edges, foxing to foredge. Boards on the Field ... View more info

Journal, 1968-69, [Third Printing 1976]. A Look at Long Beach in the Nineteen-Twenties.

By: [CALIFORNIA].

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Long Beach], [Long Beach Historical Soc.]: 1976

Seller ID: 1058

Condition: Near Fine condition


Oblong 8vo; printed yellow wrappers; cover title; all full page black & white photos of the period; two page spread comparing Long Beach maps of 1920 & 1969. Ex-lib; stamp on front cover edge. View more info

3 titles: Romantic Heritage of . . . 1. Victor Valley, a saga of desert exploration and expansion 2. San Bernadino and San Gabriel Mountains, a saga of historical events in the Big Bear Lake, Running Springs, Wrightwood & Summit Valley Areas 3. Douglas - Alpine, a saga of pioneers and progress.

By: [California].

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [No Place], California Interstate Telephone Company: 1961

Seller ID: 6825

Condition: Fine condition


Three booklets; original printed, illustrated brown blue and green wrappers respectively; drawings throughout. Promotional histories issued by the phone company with photographs of their local commercial & plant offices on back covers. View more info

Image for Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California. Vol. VII, No. 2; Conservation.

Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California. Vol. VII, No. 2; Conservation.

By: [CALIFORNIA].

Price: $450.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Commonwealth Club of California: 1912

Seller ID: 8776

Condition: Fair condition


314 pp.; 8vo; printed wrappers. Large folding color map [approx. 22.5" x 18.5"] ot The State of California, showing, Hydro-Electric Development, Forests and Forest Reserves; June 1912, prepared by Committees on Water Power and Forests, Section on Conservation, Commonwealth Club of California. Photo lithography by Britton & Rey, SF. Map in pristine condition. Covers chipped, with loss up to 2" x 1",back lower leading corner; 3" cover loss at top to spi... View more info

[Broadside] Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus, Yerba Buena Chapter No. I. Hall of Comparative Ovations, Yerba Buena, Alta California To All Chapters of the Ancient and Honorable Order . . .

By: [E Clampus Vitus].

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (San Francisco), 1959

Seller ID: 7391

Condition: Fine condition


9.5" x 12.5"; single folded sheet, printed in red, black and blue. Lawton Kennedy, Printer. Vertical crease down the center of the piece. View more info

[Announcement & Program]: Clampronunciameto! San Juan Bautista welcomes E Clampus Vitus, Saturday and Sunday, June 25th & 26th, 1955.

By: [E CLAMPUS VITUS].

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (San Francisco), (c. 1955)

Seller ID: 7415

Condition: Fine condition


4to; single folded yellow sheet, printed in red & black. Lawton Kennedy, Clamprinter. tanning to top extremities and spine edge View more info

[Announcement & Program]: Clampronunciameto! San Juan Bautista welcomes E Clampus Vitus, Saturday and Sunday, June 25th & 26th, 1955.

By: [E CLAMPUS VITUS].

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (San Francisco), (c. 1955)

Seller ID: 8259

Condition: Fine condition


4to; single folded yellow sheet, printed in red & black. Lawton Kennedy, Clamprinter View more info

Petition for Membership to the Officers and Members of Cochise Co., Lodge, No. 5, I. O. O. F.

By: [Joseph Mitchell].

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tombstone, AZ, 1907

Seller ID: 2363

Condition: Near Fine condition


Single form sheet; 5" x 7.25; ink entries in manuscript; matted & framed. Signed by Joseph Mitchell. Paper dust screen on back of frame with "Petition . . . Received" form pasted down; manuscript entries in ink. Report of the Committee found his character, health, and habits to be "Good." Ink smudged entry of 'Cochise' on first line; spike puncture at title "Petition"; 2 vertical fold creases.Mitchells age was 28, and his occupation w... View more info

Image for History of Los Angeles County California with Illustrations.  With an Introduction by W. W. Robinson.

History of Los Angeles County California with Illustrations. With an Introduction by W. W. Robinson.

By: [LOS ANGELES].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Howell, North: 1959

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8572

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


192 pp.; oblong 4to (approx. 10.5" x 14"); black cloth lettered & decorated in gilt, in crisp gold, printed jacket with a closed tear across lower spine, else very light wear.Reproducing the 1880 Thompson & West edition. View more info

The Blue Pinafore. December Nineteen Hundred Twenty-five, Volume I.

By: [Nursing].

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, Student Nurses of the Fabiola School of Nursing: 1925

Seller ID: 1620

Condition: Moderate browning & soil to extremities of wrapper. Near fine condition.


74 pp., plus [6] ads; 10.5" x 7.5"; original gilt embossed blue wrappers with yapp edges; black & white photographs of nursing students and school staff; illustrations, including a charming front endpaper pen & ink drawing by Louise Hollis.The First Annual of the Fabiola School of Nursing. "The First Hospital in Oakland, GAVE: The First School of Nursing to Oakland! The First Public Health Nurse to Oakland! The First Ambulance to Oakland!" No cop... View more info

Columbus Day Celebration, Sunday, October 12, 1930 . . . Aquatic Park, Foot of Polk Street.

By: [Program].

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 2441

Condition: Near Fine condition


[4 pp.] Single sheet, printed on both sides in blue, folded to 9" x 6.25." Chipped at leading edge; half inch closed tear left edge; very slight age toning at extremities. Extensive lists of committee members. Program of band concerts, dancing, singing rowing, motor boat races, etc., listing participants. View more info

Image for Lists Des Francois Et Suisses from an Old Manuscript List of French and Swiss Protestants Settled in Charleston, on the Santee River and at the Orange Quarter in Carolina, Who Desired Naturalization, Prepared Probably about 1695-6.

Lists Des Francois Et Suisses from an Old Manuscript List of French and Swiss Protestants Settled in Charleston, on the Santee River and at the Orange Quarter in Carolina, Who Desired Naturalization, Prepared Probably about 1695-6.

By: [Ravenel, Daniel, compiler].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., [Theodore Gaillard Thomas],The Knickerbocker Press: 1888

Seller ID: 7300

Condition: Good Condition


77 pp.; 8vo; half leather over black cloth; spine lettered and ruled in gilt; folding frontis map. Leather rubbed, front joint starting to crack but holding firm. Map clean with no tears. View more info

Image for History of Sacramento County California with Illustrations.  With an Introduction by Allan R. Ottley.

History of Sacramento County California with Illustrations. With an Introduction by Allan R. Ottley.

By: [SACRAMENTO].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Howell, North: 1960

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8570

Condition: Fine condition in Near Fine jacket


294 pp.; oblong 4to (approx. 10.5" x 14"); black cloth lettered & decorated in gilt, in crisp gold, printed jacket with very light wear.Reproducing the 1880 Thompson & West edition. View more info

Image for Rodman M. Price v. Squire P. Dewey, Theodore Payne, Edmund Scott & Erasmus D. Keyes: Complaint with defendants' answer AND Depositions of Witnesses Taken on the Part of the Defendants.

Rodman M. Price v. Squire P. Dewey, Theodore Payne, Edmund Scott & Erasmus D. Keyes: Complaint with defendants' answer AND Depositions of Witnesses Taken on the Part of the Defendants.

By: [SAN FRANCISCO] PRICE, Rodman M. et al.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: N.Y., George Russell, Printer: (1857) & 1862

Seller ID: 2500

Condition: Good Condition


2 Volumes. 119 & 265 pp.; 4to; original stitched wrappers. (See Rocq 11045). Wrappers chipped, somewhat soiled and stained. Vol. I with chunk out of cover page at upper margin, and two pieces likewise on back. Light dampstain to back through to page edges, not affecting text. Backstrip of vol. II half missing but stitching keeps both volumes firm.In this 1857 New York Supreme Court case involving San Francisco real estate, plaintiff Price contended that while def... View more info

3 Volumes: San Francisco, A History of the Archdiocese of San Francisco.

By: [San Francisco].

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Strasbourg, Editions du Signe: no date

Seller ID: 4305

Condition: Fine condition


4to; wrappers; color photographs & reproductions throughout.Including: Vol. 1 1776-1884, From Mission to Golden Frontier; Vol. 2, 1885-1945, Glory, Ruin, and Resurrection; Vol. 3, A Journey of Hope, 1945-2000 View more info

2 volumes: San Francisco Municipal Reports Fiscal Year 1896-97, Ending June 30, 1897, together with Volume II, Fiscal Year 1897-98, Ending June 30, 1898.

By: [San Francisco].

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Board of Supervisors: 1897 & 1898

Seller ID: 5059

Condition: Very Good condition


1205 pp., plus appendix [460] p.; 483 pp., plus appendix, 202 p.; 8vo; black cloth; ex-lib, Society of Calif. Pioneers, with handstamps above their bookplate on front pastedowns; handstamps on rear pastedowns, otherwise very clean and tight. View more info

Image for Christmas Greeting card from Irene and W. W. Robinson.

Christmas Greeting card from Irene and W. W. Robinson.

By: [W. W. Robinson].

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1972

Seller ID: 7287

Condition: Very Good condition


Printed, folded card French card with translucent 'stained glass' reproduction: "Cathedrale De Chartres, Verrier de la Passion . . ." signed inside "Christmas Greetings, Irene, and W. W. Robinson." Laid in is a possibly unrelated snapshot of two gents (Robinson?) in what looks to be a home bar, posing with Iron Eyes Cody. Card is a bit creased at left edge.Robinson was a member of The Westerners, and a well know author of history pertaining to Sou... View more info