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Image for Urban Enclave;  Lithuanian Refugees in Los Angeles   (Immigrant Communities & Ethnic Minorities in the United States & Canada, 7)

Urban Enclave; Lithuanian Refugees in Los Angeles (Immigrant Communities & Ethnic Minorities in the United States & Canada, 7)

By: Baskauskas, Liucija

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Ams Pr Inc: 1985

Seller ID: 30444

ISBN: 0404194028


Fine; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 173 pp. bound in brown cloth. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. View more info

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Reminiscences of a Trip Across the Plains in 1846 and Early Days in California

By: Dickenson, Luella

Price: $43.20

Publisher: Ye Galleon Press: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 30337

ISBN: 0877701806


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Includes BONUS BOOK; see below. Un-numbered copy of Limited Edition of 785. 48 pp. Printing from the workshop of Glen Adams in Fairfield, Washington. Offset text printing in brown by Joseph Coryell. Letterpress printing in bright blue, orange and green also by Glen Adams. About Fine book. Bright, crisp, tight. No names or markings. Chip on the edge of last page. No dust jacket, as issued. BONUS BOOK: Journal of Travel Across the Plains to California and Guide to the Future Emigrant by James S. Shephard; also published byYe Galleon Press and r... View more info

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San Francisco: A Pageant

By: Dobie, Charles Caldwell; E. H. Suydam (ill.).

Price: $27.00

Publisher: D. Appleton-Century Company: 1939

Edition: Revised Edition; first thus

Seller ID: 28912


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Newly illustrated edition, revised with new chapters featuring areas reached by new bridges, Contra Costa and Marin County. 440 pages, bound in forest green cloth; pictorial paste-down on front cover; endpapapers illustrated with beautiful sketches of SF by Suydam. A bright, clean book with sharp corners, tightly bound; modest wear at base of spine. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. Bright, clean jacket price-clipped, light rubbing & one tiny tear at head of spine. A nice bright copy of this homage to San Francisc... View more info

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Casa Madrona, A Dream in Time A History of Sausalito's Casa Madrona Hotel Since 1885

By: Mays, John W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: John W. Mays / Casa Madrona: 1985

Seller ID: 30304


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 58 pp. pictorial wraps; illustrated with black & white photos, drawings. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings.Gift notation to previous owner written inside front cover. Rubbing on edges, base of spine. Pages clean, crisp. View more info

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Johnny Heinold's First and Last Chance Saloon [Jack London's Rendezvous]

By: Wearin, Otha Donner

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Self-Published: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 30905


Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pp in pictorial wraps; illustrated with black & white photos. Story of the First and Last Chance Saloon on Webster Street in the Oakland California waterfront. Short corner crease; firm binding. Clean unmarked pages. View more info

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Pine Flat Camp Fire Tales

By: Williams, Edward Huntington

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Goodhue Co.: 1924

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28167


Very Good- with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bookplate affixed to front endpaper with photo of the author and his autograph. 169 pages, cloth-backed cover, paper title label on front and on spine. Illustrated with black & white photos and drawings by the author. Good to Very Good book, firmly bound. Tips of corners worn to card. Endpapers tanned. Pages overall clean, bright,. Pencil gift notation on blank flypage. Small triangular piece clipped from inside corner of last two blank pages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Signed by Author View more info