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Pen Sketches of Los Angeles, California.

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

Price: $4,500.00

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 Angeles buildings. This unequaled record of the central Los Angeles business district, was created, according to the preface... 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, William Wendt, William Keith, and many more. "No more tangible evidence of the depth and extent of the contemporary art move... 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