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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 copies located on World Cat. (yet one located OL at the Bancroft). Appears to be a rare item in medical nursing. 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 defendant Keyes had power of attorney over Price's San Francisco property conspired with the other defendants to defraud Price b... 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 Southern California, and the West. View more info