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CALIFORNIA An Intimate Guide

By: Drury, Aubrey

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers, 1947

Edition: Revised Edition


DJ price clipped, a bit browned and with open tears. Boards a bit faded; A very detailed guide, not unlike the WPA guide, which was published a bit later than the first edition of this book. Including maps, large photograph section and detailed index; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 592 pages View more info

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HERB CAEN'S SAN FRANCISCO 1976-1991

By: Caen, Herb; Mecchi, Irene (Selected)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 1992

Edition: First Edition


8vo; 262 pages View more info

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LONGTIME CALIFORN' A Documentary Study of an American Chinatown

By: Nee, Victor G. & Brett De Bary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books, 1973

Edition: First Edition


Wear and creasing to DJ; The making of San Francisco's Chinatown; 8vo; 411 pages View more info

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MARK TWAIN'S SAN FRANCISCO

By: Twain, Mark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Book Company, 1963

Edition: First Edition


Slight wear to price clipped DJ. ; Edited by Bernard Taper, a collection of pieces written by Twain while he was in San Francisco in the 1860s ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 264 pages View more info

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MY SEVENTY YEARS IN CALIFORNIA 1857-1927

By: Graves, J. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Times-Mirror Press, 1929


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded. Bookplate. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 478 pages View more info

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SAN FRANCISCO'S CHINATOWN

By: Dobie, Charles Caldwell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century, 1936


Corners bumped. Musty smell. DJ browned with chipping & small open tears ; From the front flap: 'What the real secret of this notorious section of San Francisco is, no one will ever know. But there is one man who knows more than any other white man. He is Charles Caldwell Dobie, the author of this book.' ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 336 pages View more info

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THE BEST OF HERB CAEN

By: Caen, Herb; Mecchi, Irene (Selected)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 1991

Edition: First Edition


8vo; 272 pages View more info

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THE YEAR OF THE OATH The Fight for Academic Freedom At the University of California

By: Stewart, George R. Et Al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Price clipped DJ shows slight wear and browning, as do endpapers. Previous owners inscription to front free endpaper ; SIGNED by author to half-title page. Newspaper clipping of Oberlin college's statement regarding academic freedom laid in ; 8vo; 156 pages View more info