Results of Spirit Leveling in California 1907 to 1910, inclusive. Work in Sacramento, Salinas, and San Joaquin Valleys done in Cooperation with the State (Geological Survey Bulletin 481)

R. B. Marshall / Washington: Government Printing Office 1911
115 pp., paperback, handstamp to cover, else text very clean and binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana geography california gsbl

Item #: 1194907

$8.00

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California Public Outdoor Recreation Plan. (Parts 1 and II)

California. Public Outdoor Recreation Plan Committee. (Rice, Mary H., principal editor) / Sacramento 1960
first printed edition (the first part had limited distribution in multilith few months earlier); complete in 2 parts, folio (32.5 cm. tall), [80] pp. iv, [202] pp., both parts illustrated including maps devoted to diverse topics e.g. volume of Sunday automobile traffic, habitat of the chukar partridge, distribution of picnicking facilities, "snowplay" areas, etc, ex library in one later cloth binding but the original pictorial paper sides bound in; findings and recommendations for the next twenty years when the population is expected to double. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, public recreation bkp

Item #: 1192809

$68.48

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A Record of Travels in Arizona and California, 1775-1776, Fr. Francisco Garces. A New Translation Edited by John Galvin.

Garces, Francisco Tomas Hermenegildo (1738-1781) / San Francisco: John Howell - Books, 1965
Limited to 1250 copies printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy; folio (leaves 33 cm. tall), [4], [xii], 113, [4] pp., illustrated including a color frontispiece, color plates and two folding maps, original cloth (hardcover), fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Arizona, California, Sonora, Mexico, missions, jhh

Item #: 1186289

$15.38

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California, A Guide to the Golden State (American Guide Series). Revised edition

Federal Writers' Project / Hastings House 1954
Revised edition, 716 pp + map pages, original green cloth, faint rubbing to spine else very good (lacks dust jacket). Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California jhh

Item #: 1184617

$9.80

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Lomaland Souvenir: Panoramic view of the International Theosophical Headquarters grounds with a glimpse of Greek Theater

Katherine Augusta Westcott Tingley / Point Loma Theosophical Society 1912
oblong quarto, 25 tipped-in photographic plates depicting the architecture, grounds, events, and interiors of the theosophical society; original cloth, covers soiled, however internally clean and tight; inscribed to John H. Cowles 33o who was the Secretary-General of the Supreme Council masonic temple, as a memento of his visit to Lomaland in 1915. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana san diego california theosophy sam19

Item #: 1176160

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$3,743.30

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Report upon the Removal of Blossom Rock, in San Francisco Harbor, California, 1870

R. S. Williamson & W. H. Heuer / Washington: GPO 1871
40 (text) pp., 11 plates, one of which is a folding map of San Francisco Bay; original gilt & blind stamped brown cloth (hardcover, hand stamp to the front free endpaper and the upper margin of plate #3; corners of the rear cover slightly worn, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana san francisco california wc9

Item #: 1169572

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$205.47

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Report upon the Removal of Blossom Rock, in San Francisco Harbor, California, 1870

R. S. Williamson & W. H. Heuer / Washington: GPO 1871
40 (text) pp., 11 plates, one of which is a folding map of San Francisco Bay; original gilt & blind stamped brown cloth (hardcover, hand stamp to the front free endpaper and the upper margin of plate #3; corners of the rear cover slightly worn, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana san francisco california wc9

Item #: 1169573

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$175.85

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Ongelukkige voyagie van Michiel Heberer...door verscheyde gedeeltens van Asia en Africa, in het jaar 1582, en vervolgens

Michael Heberer / Leyden: Pieter Vander Aa 1707
folio, [65], [5] pp., self wrappers, removed from a larger binding, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana california exploration china africa

Item #: 1159257

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$378.60

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San Leandro California Home of Sunshine and Flowers

San Leandro / Wolfer Publications 1961
56 pp., Paperback, covers soiled, slightly creased and edge worn; minor marginalia throughout, else clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: rr8 california history

Item #: 1155640

$33.27

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Around Pasadena: An architectural study

Sillo, Terry / Gallery Productions 1976
69 pp., Paperback, embossment stamp to front endpaper, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: rr8 California history

Item #: 1151755

$7.70

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Solvang in the Beautiful Santa Ynez Valley in Santa Barbara County California

Solvang Business Men's Association. / Solvang: News Print Shop 1937
{8] pp., thoroughly illustrated, large octavo, paperback, good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: mission studies california western americana biography architecture geography JNL

Item #: 1151141

$15.47

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Index to Topographic Mapping in California. Revised March 1961

United States. Department of the Interior. Geological Survey / Washington: GPO 1961
enormous map of California, ca. 40" x 48", forty panels depicting 1,953 detailed maps of small geographical areas of the state, each for sale by the Geological Survey, folded to 8" x 12" with information for ordering & a catalogue of other maps printed on verso, good-very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: california geography topography

Item #: 1132241

$34.24

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The Architectural Digest: A Pictorial Digest of Outstanding Architecture, etc. Volumre XVII, Number 1 (1946)

John C. Brasfield / Los Angeles: John C. Brasfield 1946
224 pp., profusely illustrated, original pictorial paper wrappers slightly rubbed, else good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture interior decoration oversize southern california

Item #: 1125941

$26.23

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The Architectural Digest. A Pictorial Digest of California's Best Architecture. Established 1920. Volume X...Number II (1930)

John C. Brasfield / Los Angeles: John C. Brasfield, Publisher 1930
142 pp., profusely illustrated, original pictorial paper wrappers, edges rubbed, previous owner's name to the top margin of the first page, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture interior design california oversize

Item #: 1125931

$71.31

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Sacramento Municipal Utility District...Invitation, Instruction to Bidders...Union Valley Powerhouse, Penstock, Access Road and Appurtenant Works for Upper American River Project

Bechtel Corporation / San Francisco: Bechtel Corporation 1961
first edition, ca. 125 pp. & approximately 250 folding plans, very thick quarto, good-very good in original paper covers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: california public works utilities construction engineering stdo

Item #: 1122225

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$205.50

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Monterey County Flood Control and Water Conservation District...Invitation for Proposals...for San Antonio Dam and Appurtenant Facilities: San Antonio River Project

Bechtel Corporation / San Francisco: Bechtel Corporation 1964
first edition, ca. 500 pp., illustrated with approximately 89 folding plans, very thick quarto, original paper covers slightly scratched, else seldom perused & very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: california public works flood control civil engineering stdp

Item #: 1122223

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$244.94

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Personal History and Reminiscences with Personal Opinions on Contemporary Events, 1845-1921

Henry Root / San Francisco: Printed for private circulation 1921
inscribed by Henry Root; 134 pp., frontis, original brown cloth (hardcover), very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Western Americana California San Francisco ctx

Item #: 1091570

$46.55

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Tournament Park: Pasadena Historic Site, Caltech Treasure

Combs, Theodore C. / Theodore C. Combs 1984
74 pp., Paperback, NEW!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: history California Pasadena ctx

Item #: 1082316

$9.93

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California Blue Book Or, State Roster 1911

Frank C. Jordan / Friend W. Richardson 1913
934 pp. with folding map, plates, original gilt-stamped blue cloth (hardcover), very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: ctx California history

Item #: 1081455

$4.23

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California Blue Book or State Roster 1909

Charles Forrest Curry / Sacramento: State Printing Office 1909
969 pp., plates, Original gilt stamped blue cloth (Hardcover), extremities rubbed, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California ctx

Item #: 1081565

$21.87

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