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Pen Sketches of Los Angeles, California.

By: MOREHOUSE, A. G., & C. E. ELSTNER (publishers).

Price: $6,000.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Elstner-Morehouse, 1896.: 1896

Seller ID: LV1550


Large oblong 4to. Not paginated. 36 full page illustrations of Los Angeles with related adverts on the opposite pages, 15 full page photos of individual Los Angeles Buildings. Original full gilt stamped brown cloth; inner hinges neatly repaired. Early inscription to Arthur Ellis, 1927. Early Ownership signature of Sam Behrendt, Los Angeles, 1925. Fine. EXTREMELY SCARCE. BEAUTIFUL COPY OF THIS VERY RARE LOS ANGELES SKETCHBOOK. With 36 full-page plates depicting early Los... View more info

Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, Showing the Progress of the Survey During the Year 1856.

By: U.S. House of Representatives.

Price: $2,400.00

Publisher: Washington:, Cornelius Wendell, 1856.: 1856

Seller ID: LV1694


Series: House of Representatives, 34th Congress, 3d Session, Ex. Doc. No. 18. Thick 4to. xix, errata [1], 358 pp. 67 fold-out maps and diagrams, index; pages browned, some foxing, tears to plate No. 1 mended. Dark tan cloth, blind stamped decorative title borders on covers, gilt-stamped cover and spine titles; extremities rubbed. Bookplate: "With the compliments of Prof. A. D. Bache, Supt. U.S. Coast Survey". Very good. Scarce. "[Alexander Dallas] Bache is c... View more info

The Emigrants' Guide to California.

By: WARE, Joseph E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Princeton:, Princeton University Press, 1932.: 1932

Seller ID: ES1015


Sm. 8vo. xxiv, 63, [1] pp. Large folding map, index. Original deep red gilt-stamped cloth, printed dust-jacket; jacket torn and large chipping at extremities - cloth covers are fine. Originally published in 1849, this issue includes an introduction and notes by John Caughey. View more info

Art in California. A survey of American art with special reference to Californian painting, sculpture and architecture past and present particularly as those arts were represented at the Panama-Pacific International exposition. Being essays and articles by the following contributors….

By: [BERNIER, R. L., publisher] PORTER, Bruce, et al.

Price: $850.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, R. L. Bernier, 1916.: 1916

Seller ID: B1666


4to. 183, [3] pp. 251 plates (some color), indexes. Modern quarter morocco, maroon cloth sides, raised bands, gilt spine, t.e.g. Bookplate of Dr. Leon Kolb and gift inscription on front paste-down. Fine. SCARCE. The major resource for the early history of California art. An important illustrated catalogue of the work of the representatives of the Golden State at the Panama Pacific International Exposition with illustrations of works by Maren Froelich, Maynard Dixon, Wil... View more info

Geologic atlas of the United States, Lassen Peak folio California.

By: [POWELL, J. W. (director)]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, U.S. Geological Survey, 1895.: 1895

Seller ID: LV1693


Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey, J. W. Powell, director. Folio 15. Folio. (Unpaginated, 8 ff. 3 color maps, 9 figs., text illus. Self-wraps; folded crease across width of folio. Good to very good. [J3456LV] View more info