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First and Last Consul: Thomas Oliver Larkin & the Americanization of California.

By: HAWGOOD, JOHN A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Marino, Huntington Library: 1962

Seller ID: 5647

Condition: Near Fine condition


123 pp.; 8vo; green cloth, without dust jacket. Wear marks to leading edge front cover. View more info

First and Last Consul: Thomas Oliver Larkin & the Americanization of California.

By: HAWGOOD, JOHN A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, California, Pacific Books: 1970

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 8909

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


147 pp.; 8vo; brown cloth in dust jacket with moderate soil and tanning. View more info

Miners & Business Men's Directory for the year commencing January 1st, 1856 : embracing a General Directory of the citizens of Tuolumne, and portions of Calaveras, Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties : together with the mining laws of each district, a description of the different camps, and other interesting statistical matter.

By: Heckendorn & Wilson.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Donald I. Segerstrom Memorial Fund: 1976

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 8083

Condition: Fine condition


From the original published in Columbia, CA 1856. 104 pp.; printed tan wrappers; reproductions of advertisements; reproduction of a panoramic engraving of the town of Columbia. With blue slipcase.Contains a listing of all the residents of Columbia, Sonora, Jamestown, Shaw's Flat, Springfield, Gold Springs, Yankee Hill, Saw Mill, Brown's Flat, Tuttletown, Mormon Gulch, etc. View more info

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Gold and Silver Colossus, William Morris Stewart and his Southern Bride.

By: HERMANN, RUTH.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sparks, NV, Dave's Printing & Publishing: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8458

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


430 pp., including notes, bibliography, index; 8vo; cloth in illustrated white jacket; historical photographs and other reproductions throughout. Jacket with light soil.A biography of Nevada's first U. S. Senator, the story of Annie Elizabeth Foote, and the development of two western states, or the antebellum south meets the Gold Rush in Nevada and California. View more info

Herodoti Halicarnassei Historiarum: Libri IX, Tomvs III.

By: Herodotus.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: no date (c. -1850)

Edition: Editio Stereotypa

Seller ID: 4345


283 pp.; 24mo; brown leather spine label; 2 title pages, Latin & Greek; text in Greek. Edges & joints well rubbed, other wise tight with clean interior save for ownership initials front endpaper. View more info

An illustrated chart showing 5,000 years of the history of mankind.

By: Hess, Lowell and Louis Calnek, designed and illustrated by.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Book Enterprises: 1969

Seller ID: 5816

Condition: Fine condition


Color chart; 84 x 125 cm; in original publisher's printed orange envelope. Light wear to envelope, the map is fine.A mammoth illustrated chart: Fascinating, Educational, and a Stunning Wall Decoration! View more info

Story of the Session of the California Legislature of 1911.

By: Hichborn, Franklin.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, James H. Barry Company: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7411

Condition: Near Fine condition


348 pp., (i)-lxvii, appendix, tables, ads.; 8vo; green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Tanning to endpapers, else crisp & clean. View more info

W. W. Robinson, A Biography and a Bibliography.

By: Hicks, Jimmie.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Zamorano Club: 1970

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2465

Condition: Fine condition in fine slipcase.


One of 825 copies printed at the Ward Ritchie Press. This copy signde by Robinson below portrait frontis, and by Hicks below his preface. 8vo; gilt stamped green cloth, decorative paper label front cover, in slipcase. View more info

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Reports Of Land Cases Determined In The Unites States District Court For The Northern District Of California June Term 1853 To June Term 1858 Inclusive, Volume I.

By: HOFFMAN, OGDEN.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Yosemite Collections: 1975

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 8215

Condition: Fine condition


458 pp., plus 146 pp., appendix, indexes to the ranchos & claimants; 8vo; orange cloth. View more info

Mammy Pleasant's Partner.

By: Holdredge, Helen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Putnam's: [1954]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6102

Condition: Fine condition in Very good jacket, in protective mylar


Signed by the author on title page. 300 pp., 8vo; black cloth spine over patterned boards, in dust jacket; black & white photographs, reproductions. Jacket with occassional light wear to eges; two closed tears, up to 1.5" top front edge from spine, and leading corner View more info

From The Gulag To The Killing Fields: Personal Accounts Of Political Violence And Repression In Communist States .

By: HOLLANDER, PAUL, ED.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Intercollegiate Studies Institute: 2006

Seller ID: 8114

ISBN: 1932236783

Condition: As New


lxxviii, 760 pages; 8vo; in dust jacket; maps. Still in original shrinkwrap.Edited by a renowned scholar of communism, this volume gathers together more than 40 dramatic personal memoirs of communist violence and repression from political prisoners across the globe. View more info

From The Gulag To The Killing Fields: Personal Accounts Of Political Violence And Repression In Communist States .

By: HOLLANDER, PAUL, ED.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Intercollegiate Studies Institute: 2006

Seller ID: 8617

ISBN: 1932236783

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


lxxviii, 760 pages; 8vo; in dust jacket; maps. Edited by a renowned scholar of communism, this volume gathers together more than 40 dramatic personal memoirs of communist violence and repression from political prisoners across the globe. View more info

American Individualism.

By: Hoover, Herbert.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3387

Condition: Very Good condition


72 pp.; 12mo; gilt stamped blue cloth, without dust jacket. Gilt dulled particularly on spine; offset tanning from paper laid in at half-title, otherwise a tight, clean copy. View more info

The Farallon Islands, California. A paper read before The National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the State of California.

By: Hoover, Mildred Brooke.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stanford, Stanford University Press: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2348

Condition: Very Good condition


17 pps., map frontis; 8vo; printed brown wrappers; black & white photograph. Very light soil to covers; very light foxing to half-title. View more info

The Prospect Before Her : A History of Women in Western Europe : Volume One 1500-1800.

By: Hufton, Olwen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2593

ISBN: 0679450300

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


638 pp.; 8vo; paper covered boards in pictorial dust jacket; black & white illustrations, reproductions. View more info

John Walton Caughey. A Bibliography of His Writings.

By: Hundley, Norris Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Glen Dawson: 1961

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 6824

Condition: Fine condition


200 copies printed by Grant Dahlstrom at the Castle Press, Pasadena. 22 pp.; 12mo; tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt; portrait photo of Caughey on title. View more info

Report on England, November, 1940.

By: Ingersoll, Ralph.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Simon & Schuster: 1940

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 5757

Condition: Very Good condition in Very Good jacket


8vo; cloth with tanning to pastedowns along hinge; in chipped dust jacket with light tanning to white back panel. View more info

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In and Out of the Old Missions of California, an Historical and Pictorial Account of The Franciscan Missions. With 142 illustrations from photographs.

By: JAMES, GEORGE WHARTON.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1906

Seller ID: 8854

Condition: Very Good condition


392 pp., pub. ads, tissue frontis; 8vo; green cloth lettered and illustrated in gilt; gilt top edge; plate illustrations. Minor nicks and rubbing to cloth here and there on edges; very faint blotching to rear cover. View more info

Picture This. World War 1 Posters and Visual Culture.

By: JAMES, PEARL, EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University Of Nebraska Press: 2009

Seller ID: 8107

Condition: Fine condition


398 pp., incl. index, selected bibliography; 8vo; black wrappers; 53 illustrations. View more info

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A Texas Ranger.

By: JENNINGS, N. A.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8432

Condition: Good or better condition


321 pp.; 8vo; pictorial brown cloth, without dust jacket. Light soil to cloth with light strip of stain to back cover; small area of rubbing to red shirt of the 'Ranger' front cover; ownership name of Mrs. Ruth M. Drake in pen front endpaper; small foil label for International Bookfinders lower edge front pastedown.Adams Six-Guns 1173. Basic Texas Books 107. Graff 2208. Howes J100. A Texas Ranger is journalist Napoleon Augustus Jennings's memoir of his youthful career serving with Leander H. McNelly's Texas Ranger company from 1874 to 1877. Very scarce. View more info