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Blood and Blisters, Overland Travails, Bad Guys,
Indian Wars, Cowboys, the Fur Trade & Gold Rushes


(Anderson Valley Youth). Voices in the Valley. With unopened CD-Rom. Stories of Anderson Valley Elders. Collected by Anderson Valley Youth. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 107 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Unopened CD-Rom. Fine copy. $30
205042 - Purchase

(anon) W.W. Hutchinson (introduction). Reproduction of Wells' and Chambers' History of Butte County, California. And Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. 1882. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1973. 303 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
208865 - Purchase

(anon). "Dear Charlie" Letters. Recording the Everyday Life of a Young 1854 Gold Miner... As Set Forth by Your Friend, Horace Snow. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1990. 118 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. Light blemish on cover. $15
132463 - Purchase

(anon). "Dear Charlie" Letters. Recording the Everyday Life of a Young 1854 Gold Miner... As Set Forth by Your Friend, Horace Snow. Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1979. 118 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
203838 - Purchase

(anon). "Wild and Woolly Days" The Silver City Book. Vol. 1. Photo available. Silver City. Silver Star Pub. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189879 - Purchase

(anon). 13 California Towns from the Original Drawings. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1947. Unpaginated. Oblong folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Lithographs. Limited edition of 300 copies. Early city views include Monterey, Los Angeles, Benicia and ten others. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
208532 - Purchase

(anon). 1895 Pictorial History of Nevada County, California. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 2000. 186 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211636 - Purchase

(anon). A Book of Holidays. 1913-14. State of Colorado. Photo available. Denver. Department of Public Instruction. 1914. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $40
131464 - Purchase

(anon). A California Gold Rush Wood Engraving. np. np. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. An engraving printed from the original wood-block in 1854. Fine copy. $25
198712 - Purchase

(anon). A Century of Memories. The Historic Photo Album of Carson City. Photo available. Vancouver. Piedmont. 2000. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
184038 - Purchase

(anon). A Continuing History of Contra Costa. Photo available. The Tri-Valley News. 1976. Folio. Soft cover. Gilt decoration. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211667 - Purchase

(anon). A History of Tuolumne County, California. Compiled from the Most Authentic Records. County History. Photo available. [San Francisco] np. [B.F. Alley] Tuolumne County Historical Society. [1882] 1973. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
193670 - Purchase

(anon). A History of Tuolumne County, California. Compiled from the Most Authentic Records. County History. Photo available. [San Francisco] np. [B.F. Alley] Tuolumne County Historical Society. [1882] 1973. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
210565 - Purchase

(anon). A Memorial and Biographical History of the Counties of Fresno, Tulare, and Kern, California. Illustrated. Containing a History of this Important Section of the Pacific Coast from the Earliest Period of its Occupancy to the Present Time, together with Glimpses of its Prospective Future: With Profuse Illustrations of its Beautiful Scenery, Full-Page Portraits of Some of its Most Eminent Men, and Biographical Mention of Many of its Pioneers, and also of Prominent Citizens of To-Day. History of Central California. Photo available. Chicago. The Lewis Publishing Company. 822 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. Leather over cloth. Gitl edges. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Professionally rebound. Retaining the leather and gilt portion of "Pen Pictures from the Garden of the World" on front panel. $450
206445 - Purchase

(anon). A Portfolio of Book Club Printers 1962-1987. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. 10 parts. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209411 - Purchase

(anon). A Portfolio. The 50th Anniversary Keepsake of the Sacramento Book Collectors Club. Photo available. Sacramento. Sylvan Oaks Press. February 10, 1989. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Complete. Introductory folio, 13 additional folios. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 125 copies. Fine set in fine case. $50
212160 - Purchase

(anon). A Western Sampler Nine Contemporary Poets. np. Georgetown. 1963. 141 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
100530 - Purchase

(anon). An Illustrated History of Sonoma County. Pen Pictures From the Garden of the World. Photo available. Chicago. The Lewis Publishing Company. 1899. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. All edges gilt. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). Light rubbing to edges. $225
205903 - Purchase

(anon). An Illustrated History of Southern California. Pen Pictures From the Garden of the World. Photo available. Chicago. The Lewis Publishing Company. 1890. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. All edges gilt. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very good copy. Small portions of spines missing. Light rubbing to edges. $125
205902 - Purchase

(anon). An Informal Record of George P. Hammond and His Era in the Bancroft Library. Berkeley. University of California Berkeley. 1965. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
114552 - Purchase

(anon). Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution for the Year Ending June 30, 1922. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1924. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Topics covered include anthropological studies, science, geology, medicine, aviation, etc. Fine copy. $30
196618 - Purchase

(anon). Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution for the Year Ending June 30, 1926. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1927. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Topics covered include anthropological studies, science, geology, medicine, etc. Fine copy. $30
196617 - Purchase

(anon). Anthropology of the Americas Masterkey. Volume 60, Number 4. Photo available. Los Angeles. Southwest Museum. Winter, 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189950 - Purchase

(anon). Appropriation of Water Under the Alaska Water Use Act. Anchorage. np. nd. 12 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
113290 - Purchase

(anon). Apsaalooke. Art and Tradition. Photo available. New York. Molloy Tribal Art. 2006. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
189835 - Purchase

(anon). Atlas of Dearborn County, Indiana. From Actual Surveys by D.J. Lake & B.N. Griffing. County History. Photo available. Philadelphia. Lake, Griffing & Stevenson. [1875] 1977. Folio. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $75
187424 - Purchase

(anon). Auburn. A Century of Memories. A Place County Historical Society Publication. Photo available. Auburn. Place County Historical Society. 1988. 150 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $20
197640 - Purchase

(anon). Benicia City Directory. Containing Complete Directory of all Residents, Classified Business Directory, Fraternal Societies, Churches, City and County Government, Map of Benicia and Other Useful Information. Photo available. San Francisco. Directory Publishing Co. 1907. 77 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in paper wrapper. $225
212359 - Purchase

(anon). Bent's Old Fort. Colorado Springs. Williams Printing. 1979. 180 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
102783 - Purchase

(anon). Bridges, Huckleberries and Robin Stew. The Depression and The New Deal in Mendocino County. Mendocino Historical Review. Volume XIV. Photo available. Mendocino. Mendocino Historical Research. Winter / Spring, 1989-90. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211509 - Purchase

(anon). Bridging the Centuries. The Jewel on the Bay. A History Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the County Administration Center. 1938-1998. Photo available. San Diego. San Diego Board of Supervisors. c. 2000. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Invitation to re-dedication laid in. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
187719 - Purchase

(anon). Brookings County History Book. In the Year of the South Dakota State Centennial. County History. Photo available. Freeman. Pine Hill Press. Brookings County History Book Committee. 1989. 829 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 3,000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (top edge lightly stained). $95
198574 - Purchase

(anon). Brown County History (South Dakota). County History. Photo available. Aberdeen. Brown County Museum and Historical Society. 1980. 594 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (small owners names on end paper) copy. $50
196099 - Purchase

(anon). Bulkley Valley Stories. Collected from Old Timers Who Remember. Photo available. np. Heritage Club. 1977. 185 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
188989 - Purchase

(anon). Butte Remembers. Photo available. Butte. Butte County Branch, The National League of American Pen Women. 1973. 84 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207434 - Purchase

(anon). C M Russell. Catalog of Quality Reproductions. Price list laid in. Photo available. Great Falls. C.M. Russell Museum. 2000. 32 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Price list laid in. Fine copy. $25
211492 - Purchase

(anon). Cal Poly. The First Hundred Years. San Luis Obispo, California. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. California Polytechnic State University. 2001. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $25
184659 - Purchase

(anon). Cal Poly. The First Hundred Years. San Luis Obispo, California. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. California Polytechnic State University. 2001. 175 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $25
196455 - Purchase

(anon). Calaveras County Illustrated and Described. Showing Its Advantages for Homes. Photo available. [Oakland] Fresno. [W.W. Elliott & Co.] Linrose Publishing. [1885] 1991. 112 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Facsimile. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
199637 - Purchase

(anon). Calaveras County. 1885. Illustrated and Described Showing its Advantages for Homes. Photo available. [Oakland] Fresno. [W.W. Elliott] Linrose Publishing. [1885] 1991. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
212039 - Purchase

(anon). California and the Colorado River. Los Angeles. Colorado River Assn. 1949. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
159050 - Purchase

(anon). California of the South. A History. Biographical. Volume II. Photo available. Chicago. S. Clarke Publishing Co., Inc. 1933. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
188523 - Purchase

(anon). California of the South. A History. Biographical. Volume III. Photo available. Chicago. S. Clarke Publishing Co., Inc. 1933. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
188524 - Purchase

(anon). California of the South. A History. Biographical. Volume IV. Photo available. Chicago. S. Clarke Publishing Co., Inc. 1933. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
188525 - Purchase

(anon). California State Farmers Directory. San Joaquin County. 1924 - 1925. Photo available. San Francisco. Farmers Directory Copany. 1923. 368 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Near fine copy (some wear to edges, light sunning to boards). $125
207492 - Purchase

(anon). California Vignettes. 2 Volumes. San Francisco Corral of The Westerners. Brand Book I & 2. Photo available. San Francisco. The Westerners. 1996. 105 & 183 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine set. $200
207824 - Purchase

(anon). California's Chumash Indians. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. EZ Nature Books. 1986. 69 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205457 - Purchase

(anon). California's Diamond Jubilee. Celebrated at San Francisco. September, 5 to 12, 1925. Photo available. San Francisco. E.C. Brown. 1927. 107 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Order form laid in. Fine copy. $75
206306 - Purchase

(anon). California's Historical Monuments. San Francisco. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. 1965. 47 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
161762 - Purchase

(anon). California's Sesquicentennial Wagon Train to Port of Stockton. A Celebration of the Use of Animal Motive Power in the Settling and Commerce of California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1999. 190 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207956 - Purchase

(anon). Calship. An Industrial Achievement. California Shipbuilding Corporation. San Pedro. 194-45. Photo available. San Pedro. Self published. 1947. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed to "Francis Farquhar" by "KK Beeleld? May 5 1952. The first copy presente by me KKB". Fine copy in fine slip case. $200
206742 - Purchase

(anon). Carson City: The Early Years. Photo available. Vancouver. Piedmont. 1997. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
184039 - Purchase

(anon). Carson Morning News. Vol. V, No. 745. 1893. Photo available. Carson City. Self published. November 21, 1893. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
155381 - Purchase

(anon). Celebrating Mexico. In shrinkwrap. The Grito de Dolores and the Mexican Revolution. 1810 - 1910 - 2010. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 2012. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (in shrinkwrap). $25
197215 - Purchase

(anon). Cemeteries and Burial Places of Delaware County, Oklahoma. Volume II. County History. Photo available. Grove. Delaware County Cemetery Readers. 1995. 245 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $45
187194 - Purchase

(anon). Cemeteries and Burial Places of Delaware County, Oklahoma. Volume III. County History. Photo available. Grove. Delaware County Cemetery Readers. 1996. 245 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $45
187195 - Purchase

(anon). Cemeteries and Burial Places of Delaware County, Oklahoma. Volume IV. Index to the Series. County History. Photo available. Grove. Delaware County Cemetery Readers. 1997. 245 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
187193 - Purchase

(anon). Central City Opera House Association. Limited edition. Photo available. np. np. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition, number 1750. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $35
212032 - Purchase

(anon). Circulars of Information of the Bureau of Education. No. 4-1880. Rural School Architecture. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1880. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
179947 - Purchase

(anon). City of San Marino. 50th Anniversary. 1913-1963. Photo available. San Marino. Turner & Stevens. 1963. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
210643 - Purchase

(anon). Coloma's Cemeteries. A List of Pioneer Burials. A Preliminary Survey of Burials. Photo available. Coloma. Gold Discovery Park Association. Coloma Pioneer Cemetery Committee. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $25
204142 - Purchase

(anon). Communication Arts Magazine. Vol. 25, No. 4. Photo available. Palo Alto. Communication Arts. September, 1983. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189936 - Purchase

(anon). Constitution and By-Laws of The Society of California Pioneers. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. December, 1921. 31 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (fold in center). $50
212113 - Purchase

(anon). Danville. Portrait of 125 Years. An Album of Photographs. Some Old, Most New - Offering a Brief Look at Life Today in Our Town. Along with a Glimpse Into Our Past. Photo available. Danville. Town of Danville. c. 1984. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
177755 - Purchase

(anon). Danville. Signed by 3 authors. Portrait of 125 Years. An Album of Photographs. Some Old, Most New - Offering a Brief Look at Life Today in Our Town. Along with a Glimpse Into Our Past. Photo available. Danville. Town of Danville. c. 1984. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Marillyn Cozine, Roz Hirsch, Sylvia Kennett. Fine copy. $125
209540 - Purchase

(anon). Dedication Souvenir. Carquinez Bridge Celebration, California. Photo available. Oakland. np. May Twenty-First, Nineteen Twenty-Seven. 1927. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $150
212345 - Purchase

(anon). Diamonds in California. Photo available. Sausalito. Pages of History. 1959. 56 pps. Octavo. Soft bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211529 - Purchase

(anon). Discussion of Special Assessment Laws and Procedures Submitted to The Joint Commission of the California Legislature on Revision of the Law on Special Improvements. Photo available. np. California Taxpeyers' Association. 1930. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Large folding plate. Fine copy. $85
212352 - Purchase

(anon). Dollars and Census. A Record of Balanced Community Development. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. 1932. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
212347 - Purchase

(anon). Draft Yosemite Valley Plan. Executive Summary. Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. Photo available. Yosemite National Park. National Park Service. 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $25
197751 - Purchase

(anon). Early American History Auctions Catalog. April, 22, 2006. Autographs, Coins, Currency, Americana. Photo available. Santa Fe. Self published. 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189964 - Purchase

(anon). Early American History Auctions Catalog. June 10, 2006. Autographs, Coins, Currency, Americana. Photo available. Santa Fe. Self published. 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189963 - Purchase

(anon). Early Prints and Drawings of California. From The Robert B. Honeyman, Jr. Collection. Loan Exhibition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum. 1955. 44 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
208887 - Purchase

(anon). East Bay Heritage. Volume 4. Vignettes of the Bay Area's Colorful Past. Photo available. Oaklnd. Mountain View Cemetery. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211707 - Purchase

(anon). El Pueblo. Los Angeles Before the Railroads. Photo available. Los Angeles. Security Trust & Savings Bank. 1928. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Photographs. City views, prominent citizens and historical accounts. Fine copy. $20
183077 - Purchase

(anon). El Pueblo. Los Angeles Before the Railroads. Photo available. Los Angeles. Security Trust & Savings Bank. 1928. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Photographs. City views, prominent citizens and historical accounts. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light edge wear). $25
211506 - Purchase

(anon). El Tratado de Guadalupe Hidalgo. 1848. Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. 1848. A Facsimile Reproduction of the Mexican Instrument of Ratification and Related Documents. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Department of Education. Telefact. 1968. 116 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200600 - Purchase

(anon). Empire Mine Historic State Park. Photo available. Grass Valley. Empire Mine Historic Park. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light crease on covers). $20
211285 - Purchase

(anon). Evaporation from Water Surfaces in California. Basic Data. 1948. Sacramento. Department of Public Works. 1948. 200 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
113092 - Purchase

(anon). Facing Disaster. A Centennial Postcard Album of the San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. April 18 to 21, 1906. Photo available. San Francisco. The San Francisco Bay Area Post Card Club. 2006. 101 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203148 - Purchase

(anon). Famous Indians. A Collection of Short Biographies. Photo available. Washington. United States Department of the Interior. nd. 47 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
126373 - Purchase

(anon). Farmers' Purchase Agreement for Deep Well Pumps. Bulletin 448. Berkeley. University of California. 1928. 46 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
113297 - Purchase

(anon). Fifty Years on Track. Caterpillar Tractor Company. Photo available. Peoria. Caterpillar Tractor Company. 1954. 104 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207422 - Purchase

(anon). Final Report of the California World's Fair Commission. Including a Description of All Exhibits from the State of California. Chicago, 1893. Photo available. Sacramento. State Printing Office. 1894. 240 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Presentation inscription by the Fair Commissioner. Fine copy. $75
205871 - Purchase

(anon). Final Report of the California World's Fair Commission. Including a Description of All Exhibits from the State of California. Chicago, 1893. Photo available. Sacramento. State Printing Office. 1894. 240 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $65
209496 - Purchase

(anon). Fine Western & American Art. The Coeur d'Alene Art Auction. Photo available. Reno. Self published. July 27, 28, 2018. 221 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
204578 - Purchase

(anon). Five Views. An Ethnic Historic Site Survey for California. Photo available. Sacramento. Department of Parks and Recreation. 1988. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
186358 - Purchase

(anon). Five Views. An Ethnic Historic Site Survey for California. Photo available. Sacramento. Department of Parks and Recreation. 1988. 265 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209427 - Purchase

(anon). Ford. The Universal Car. Price List of Parts and Accessories. Model T. 2008. Photo available. Corona. Chaffin's Garage. 2008. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189843 - Purchase

(anon). Fresno County Centennial Almanac. Photo available. Fresno. Fresno County Centennial Committee. 1956. 184 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209412 - Purchase

(anon). General Catalog Showing Colored Engravings of The "Pendleton" Line Manufactured by the Pendleon Woolen Mills. Pendleton, Oregon. Photo available. Albuquerque. Avanyu Pub.. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
189795 - Purchase

(anon). Geology of Southern California. Bulletin 170. Rare boxed set. Photo available. San Francisco. Division of Mines. 1954. 4to. Boxed set. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce complete set. 16 booklets Maps. Fine set. Complete. In lightly worn box. $200
208826 - Purchase

(anon). George Caleb Bingham. 1811-1879. Washington. National Collection of Fine Arts. 1967. 99 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
104406 - Purchase

(anon). Glazes. Studio Finishes. Photo available. np. Benjamin Moore. 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
189829 - Purchase

(anon). Glenbrook Trail Hike. Photo available. np. Nevada State Railroad Museum. 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211607 - Purchase

(anon). GPAA. Claims Club Membership Mining Guide. The Largest Guide for Gold, Gem & Treasure Hunters. Photo available. Temecula. Gold Prospectors Association of America. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Near fine (very light shelf wear) copy. $20
183190 - Purchase

(anon). Grants of Land in California Made by Spanish or Mexican Authorities. Photo available. np. Staff of the State Lands Commission. nd. 176 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
202150 - Purchase

(anon). Grapes and Grape Vines of California. Photo available. New York. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers. 1981. Unpaginated. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Full page color illustrations. Fine copy in lightly rubbed glassine wrapper. $50
206740 - Purchase

(anon). Here is My Land. Sketches of Butte County, California. Limited edition. Photo available. Chico. Butte County Branch National League of American Penwomen. 1940. 88 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 21. Fine copy. $50
206908 - Purchase

(anon). Heritage Fresno. Homes and People. Photo available. Fresno. American Assoc. of University Women. 1975. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (pages very lightly wavy). $25
186558 - Purchase

(anon). Heritage Fresno. Women and Their Contributions. Photo available. Fresno. American Assoc. of University Women. 1987. 113 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
206708 - Purchase

(anon). Heritage Homes of Pacific Grove. Photo available. Pacific Grove. The Heritage Society of Pacific Grove. 1978. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $75
207157 - Purchase

(anon). High Noon Western American Show & Auction. Photo available. Phoenix. Self published. January 28, 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
189946 - Purchase

(anon). Hilgardia. A Journal of Agricultural Science. Vol. 4, No. 4. Berkeley. University of California. 1929. 28 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
113296 - Purchase

(anon). Historic Highway Bridges of California. Photo available. Sacramento. California Department of Transportation. 1990. 190 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201493 - Purchase

(anon). Historic Homes of Healdsburg. A Self-Guided Architectural and Historic Tour of Homes, Businesses and Churches. Healdsburg. np. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
112395 - Purchase

(anon). Historic Landmarks of the City & County of Sacramento. Photo available. Sacramento. Friends of the Sacramento City and County Museums. 1976. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197927 - Purchase

(anon). Historic Places in the City of Orinda. Photo available. Orinda. Self published. 1991. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211287 - Purchase

(anon). Historic Structure Report. Death Valley Scotty Historic District. Main House and Annex. Photo available. Death Valley. Death Valley Ranch. National Monument. September, 1991. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "To Sue Buchel for all her efforts to preserve S.C. (Scotty's Castle) Signed?" Rare. Fine copy. $225
207105 - Purchase

(anon). Historical Album of Colorado. Rush to the Rockies Centennial. 1859-1959. An Official Souvenir. Photo available. np. np. 1959. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $15
179981 - Purchase

(anon). History of Alameda County, California, Including Its Geology, Topography, Soil, and Productions; Together with a Full and Particular Record of the Spanish Grants; The Early History and Settlement, Compiled from the Most Authentic Sources, the Names of Original Spanish and American Pioneers; A Full Political History, Comprising a Tabular Statement of Officers of the County Since Its Formation; Separate Histories of Each of The Townships, Showing Their Advancement and Progress. Also Incidents of Pioneer Life, The Raising of the Bear Flag, and Biographical Sketches of Early and Prominent Citizens and representative Me, and of Its Cities, tows, Churches, Schools, Secret Societies, Etc. Photo available. Oakland. M.W. Wood, Publisher. 1883. 1001 pps. 4to. Professionally rebound. Three-quarter leather over black boards. Gilt lettering on label. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $400
207311 - Purchase

(anon). History of Amador County, County. With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Photo available. Oakland. Thompson & West. [1881]. 344 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207735 - Purchase

(anon). History of Contra Costa County, California. With Biographical Sketches of The Leading Men and Women of the County Who Have Been Identified with Its Growth and Development from the Early Days to the Present Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Record Company. 1926. 1102 pps. 4to. Three-quarter leather. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $350
207654 - Purchase

(anon). History of Julian. Photo available. Julian. Julina Historic Society. 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
207626 - Purchase

(anon). History of Kern County, California, with Illustrations, Descriptive of Its Scenery, Farms, Residences, Public Buildings, Factories, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, and Mines, From Original Drawings, With Biographical Sketches. Photo available. [San Francisco] Bakersfield. [Wallace W. Elliott & Co.] Kern County Historic Society. [1883] 1965. 226 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207726 - Purchase

(anon). History of Marin County, California; Including Its Geography, Geology, Topography and Climatography... Photo available. Petaluma [Oakland]. Charmaine Burdel Veronda [Allley Bowes & Co.]. 1972 [1880]. 516 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
205877 - Purchase

(anon). History of Placer County, California, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers. County History. Photo available. Oakland. Thompson & West. (1882). 416 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
199479 - Purchase

(anon). History of Solano County. Inscribed by publishers. Comprising as Account of Its Geographical Position, The Origin of Its Name; Topography, Geology and Springs; Its Organization; Town Scenes as Viewed by the Pioneers, The First American Argonauts of California; The Bear Flag, The Discovery of Gold; The Progress of Population and Agriculture; The Mexican Grants; The Principal Murders; Incidents of Settlement, Elections, and Table of County Officers, and Histories of Its Cities, Towns, Villages, Churches, Schools, Secret Societies, Etc. As, Also, A Full and Particular Biography of Its Early Settlers and Principal Inhabitants. Photo available. Fairfield. James Stevenson. Solano County Genealogical Society. 1994 [1879]. 366 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 558 copies, number 329. Inscribed "To George Good luck Mary Higham To George Best wishes James Stevenson PH.d 29 April 1995". Fine copy. $100
206589 - Purchase

(anon). History of Stanislaus County, California. With Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery, Farms, Residences, Public Buildings, Factories, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, and Mines. From Original Drawings by artists of the Highest Ability. With Biographical Sketches of Prominent Citizens. Photo available. Modesto [San Francisco]. [Elliot & Moore, Publishers] Modesto. [1881] 1974. 254 pps. + index. Folio. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light blemish on front cover). $125
206966 - Purchase

(anon). History of Stanislaus County, California. With Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery, Farms, Residences, Public Buildings, Factories, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, and Mines. From Original Drawings by artists of the Highest Ability. With Biographical Sketches of Prominent Citizens. Photo available. Modesto. [Elliot & Moore, Publishers] Stanislaus County Historic Society. [1881] 1974. 270 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
210932 - Purchase

(anon). History of Washington Township (Alameda, Niles, Rancho Portrero, California). 1950-1965. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1950. Octavo. Hardcover. Third edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
174286 - Purchase

(anon). History of Washington Township (Alameda, Niles, Rancho Portrero, California). 1950-1965. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1950. 190 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
193415 - Purchase

(anon). History of Washington Township. Alameda County, California. Photo available. np. Woman's Club of Washington Township. 1904. 134 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
212344 - Purchase

(anon). Illustrations of Contra Costa Co. California. With Historical Sketch. 1879. Photo available. Sacramento. [Smith & Elliott] Contra Costa County Historic Society. 1952. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Three-quarter leather. Gilt edges. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
208044 - Purchase

(anon). Illustrations of Napa County, California with Historical Sketch. Signed. County History. Photo available. [Oakland] Fresno. [Smith & Elliott] Valley Publishers. [1878] 1974. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Gift page, signed by Jim Hensey - Historian. Fine copy. $95
197820 - Purchase

(anon). In the District Court of The State of California. George T. Bowdoin, Plaintiff vs. James T. Sanford. The Brentwood Coal Company Has Gone Into Bankruptcy Since this Suit was Commenced... Photo available. np. np. 1876. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $85
212360 - Purchase

(anon). Index to California Historic Society Quarterly. Volumes One to Forty. 1922-1961. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1965. 483 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
209138 - Purchase

(anon). Jane Lathrop Stanford. Funeral Order of Service. Photo available. Stanford. Leland Stanford Junior University. 1905. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $75
209163 - Purchase

(anon). Joaquin Murrieta. The Brigand Chief of California. A Complete History of His Life from the Age of Sixteen to the Time of His Death in 1853. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1932. 120 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding facsimile broadside. Limited edition of 400 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper $300
205702 - Purchase

(anon). Joint Report on the Use of Water in the Lake Tahoe Watershed. Carson City. State Printing Office. 1950. 29 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
113289 - Purchase

(anon). Kern County Centennial Almanac. Bakersfield. Kern County Centennial Observance Committee. 1966. 176 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201895 - Purchase

(anon). Keys to Reading to Apache. Photo available. Fort Apache. White Mountain Apache Culture Center. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
148706 - Purchase

(anon). La Purisima Concepcion Missions at Lompoc California. A Historical Memorial. Photo available. np. np. nd. 56 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $40
212349 - Purchase

(anon). Lake County Centennial. 1861-1961. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Self published. c. 1961. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208958 - Purchase

(anon). Las Vegas Through the Ages: A Pictorial History. Photo available. Las Vegas. Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. nd. 297 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
196711 - Purchase

(anon). Life in the Mines of New Almaden. Photo available. San Jose. San Jose Historical Museum. 1978. 106 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
207030 - Purchase

(anon). Loggers Handbook. Man and the Forest. Vol. XXXIII. Photo available. Portland. Pacific Logging Congress. 1973. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
174745 - Purchase

(anon). Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Commemorative Book. 1850-1981. Photo available. Monterey Park. Sheriffs' Relief Association of Los Angeles County. 1981. 368 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $200
207130 - Purchase

(anon). Los Angeles. From the Mountains to the Sea. 2 Volumes. Special Limited Edition. Photo available. Chicago. The American Historic Society. c. 1890. 194 & 404 pps. 4to. Three-quarter leather over marbled boards. First edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine set. $450
206978 - Purchase

(anon). Mapping The Past. Recording History... Brief Outline of Early Surveying and Mapping in the United States... Photo available. np. np. nd. 52 pps. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
187200 - Purchase

(anon). March in Montana. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Santa Fe. Manitou Galleries. March, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189937 - Purchase

(anon). Marin People. 2 vols. Volume I - 1971, Volume 2 - 1972. Photo available. np. Marin County Historic Society. 1971 / 1972. 278 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited editions. Volume I is inscribed by Leo Stanley (Chief Medical Officer at San Quentin Prison) "Sincerely Leo L. Stanley". Fine set. $125
208543 - Purchase

(anon). Marina Memories (San Francisco). Cupertino. California History Center. 1973. 72 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
101920 - Purchase

(anon). Martinez. A California Town. Photo available. Martinez. RSI Publications. 1986. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
206947 - Purchase

(anon). Members of The California Legislature and Other State Officials. Ronald Reagan Governor. Photo available. California Teamsters Legislative Council. nd. 4to. Three-ring binder. First edition. Illustrated. Scarce. Fine copy. $30
200753 - Purchase

(anon). Memorial Services... John F. Baldwin. Inscribed by Mary Baldwin. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1967. 75 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed "To Mr. and Mrs. Harry Steinmetz. With kindest regards from Mary S. Baldwin". Fine copy. $25
206492 - Purchase

(anon). Memorial. Six Chinese Companies. An Address to the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States. Testimony California's Leading Citizens Before the Joint Special Congressional Commitee. Photo available. San Francisco. R & E. 1970. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
163210 - Purchase

(anon). Memories of Elk Post Office. Established, August 26, 1887 in the Village of Greenwood. Photo available. np. Greenwood Civic Club. 1987. 32 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211517 - Purchase

(anon). Men of California. 1900 to 1902. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Art Company. 1901. 440 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Gilt edges. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
209499 - Purchase

(anon). Mendocino County Historic Annals. No. 1. Photo available. Mendocino. Pacific Rim Research. 1977 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211131 - Purchase

(anon). Mercantile Guide. Business Directory of the Principal Cities and Towns of the State of California. Edition 1898-99. Volume 7. Photo available. San Francisco. The Mercantile Guide Co. 1899. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (boards stained). $125
212225 - Purchase

(anon). Mexican-American Heritage. A Bibliography. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento City College Library. 1971. 50 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
102424 - Purchase

(anon). Miners & Business Men's Directory. Facsimile. Limited edition. Photo available. np. Donald I. Segestrom Memorial Fund. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 121. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
207354 - Purchase

(anon). Mines d'or de la Californie. A Broadside Published by Dembour & Gangel at Metz an Paris. ca. 1850. Photo available. San Francisco, Los Angeles. The Roxburghe Club. & The Zamorano Club. 1974. Folio. Decorated wrappers. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy. $40
210140 - Purchase

(anon). Mining and Mineral Operations in the Pacific States. Photo available. Washington Bureau of Mines. 1976. 70 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211290 - Purchase

(anon). Minutes of the Proceedings of the Legislative Assembly of the District of San Francisco. From March 12th, 1849, to June 4th, 1849, and a Record of the Proceedings of the Ayuntamiento or Town Council of San Francisco, From August 5th, 1849, until May 3d, 1850. With an Appendix. Photo available. San Francisco. Towne & Bacon, Printers. 1860. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $300
208769 - Purchase

(anon). Montana Stockgrower. Montana Stockgrowers Association. 1884-1984. A Century of Service to Montana's Cattle Industry. Vol. 55, Nos. 6. Photo available. Helena. Self published. 1984. 132 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
203946 - Purchase

(anon). Mookuauhau. Genealogies: A Treasure and Inheritance. Photo available. np. State of Hawaii. 1988. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
197275 - Purchase

(anon). Museum of the Zuni People. A Study of Needs, Goals, Options, and Strategies. Photo available. Santa Fe. Mimbres & Associates. 1980. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
188713 - Purchase

(anon). Napa City and County Portfolio and Directory. Photographic Reproductions of Picturesque Napa County Views. Showing Some of its Mountains, Valley and Dales, its Orchards, Vineyards and Fruits, its Homes, Churches and Schools, Stories, Factories, Etc. Photo available. Napa. H.A. Darms. 1908. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $450
207313 - Purchase

(anon). Native Daughters of the Golden West. 1886-1986. Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing. 1986. 258 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $40
203914 - Purchase

(anon). Navajo Stories of the Long Walk Period. Photo available. Tsaile. Navajo Community College Press. 1973. 272 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
203927 - Purchase

(anon). Nevada County Memories. Presented by the Union. Photo available. np. Pediment. 2001. Oblong octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
186023 - Purchase

(anon). Nevada County Memories. Presented by the Union. Photo available. np. Pediment. 2001. 120 pps. Oblong octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193564 - Purchase

(anon). Nevada Map Atlas. Photo available. Carson City. Nevada Department of Transporations. 1992. 4to. Spiral bound. Ninth edition. Revised. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191290 - Purchase

(anon). Nevada. A Guide to the Silver State (WPA). Photo available. Portland. Binfords & Mort. 1957. 315 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
194209 - Purchase

(anon). Northwest Coast of America & California: 1832. Letters from Fort Ross, Monterey, San Pedro, and Santa Barbara, by an Intelligent Bostonian. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1959. 20 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 180 copies. Fine copy. $50
207593 - Purchase

(anon). Old Master Paintings. 2008. Colnaghi. Photo available. London Colnaghi. 2008. 78 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
202391 - Purchase

(anon). Old West Antiques & Collectables. With price guide. Photo available. Austin. Great American Pub. 1979. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Price guide laid in. Fine copy. $45
197828 - Purchase

(anon). Old West. Antiques & Collectables. With price guide. Photo available. Dallas. Great American Publishing Company. 1979. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Price guide laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
193250 - Purchase

(anon). Orange County History Series. 2 volumes. Volume No. 1: 1931. Volume 2: 1932. Photo available. Santa Ana. The Orange County Historic Society. The Santa Ana High School and Junior College. 1931 & 1932. 147 & 195 pps. Folios. Decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Important reference work. Inscribed by Director "Jane Minihan C.D. Ball Oct. 29. 1932. Fine set. $225
207892 - Purchase

(anon). Orange County History Series. Volume No. 3. Photo available. Santa Ana. Orange County Historic Society. 1939. 145 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
207973 - Purchase

(anon). Original Thoughts, Essays and Stanzas Written by the Pupils of the San Francisco Public Schools. Embracing Names of Writers and the Schools and Grades to Which They Belong. Photo available. San Francisco. L.R. Hare & Co. 1984. 216 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed. First edition. Illustrated. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $25
190919 - Purchase

(anon). Oscar Lewis. 1893-1992. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1,100 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
193512 - Purchase

(anon). Our Society Blue Book of San Francisco, Oakland, Alameda, Berkeley and Adjacent Towns. The Fashionable Private Address Directory Embracing Names, Addresses, Reception Days and Country Residences of Prominent Families. Arranged Alphabetically and Numerically by Streets. Together with Theatre Diagrames and Ladies' Shopping Guide. Also, A List of Over Fifteen Thousand Club Members. Season. 1892-93. Photo available. San Francisco. Charles C. Hoag. 1892. 450 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy (very light wear). $100
206519 - Purchase

(anon). Our Town. Mesa. Arizona. Photo available. Mesa. Self published. 1965. 144 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Fourth edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $25
206019 - Purchase

(anon). Outings in Oregon. Photo available. Portland. The Oregon Railroad & Navigation Co. nd. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211762 - Purchase

(anon). Pacific Spruce Corporation and Subsidiaries. C.D. Johnson Lumber Company. Manary Logging Company. Pacific Spruce Northern Railway Co. Photo available. Newport. Lincoln County Historic Society. [1924]. 4to. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211019 - Purchase

(anon). Panama-Pacific Exposition. Photo available. San Diego. The Pictorial Publishing Co. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. 26 photographs. Rare. Very good copy. Light shelf wear, pictorial pastedown chipped at edges. $20
176698 - Purchase

(anon). Pictoria History of The Lower Umpqua. Photo available. Reedsport. Official Bicentennial Project. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191126 - Purchase

(anon). Pioneer Nevada. Photo available. Reno. Harolds Club. 1951. 160 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
189282 - Purchase

(anon). Pioneers in Paper. The Story of Blake, Moffitt & Towne. Published in Commemoration of the Organization's Seventy-Fifth Anniversary. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1930. 51 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
212212 - Purchase

(anon). Plains Indians. A Study Guide for Visiting School Classes. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
189941 - Purchase

(anon). Plants for California Landscapes. A Catalog of Drought - Tolerant Plants. Bulletin 209. Sacramento. State of California Department of Water Resources. 1981. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
182437 - Purchase

(anon). Plants for California Landscapes. A Catalog of Drought - Tolerant Plants. Bulletin 209. Photo available. Sacramento. State of California Department of Water Resources. 1981. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
186651 - Purchase

(anon). Plumas Memories. Over the Snow on the Long Boards. Early Days in the Johnsville Mining Area. The History of Mining in the Plumas Eureka State Park. Photo available. np. Plumas County Historic Society. 1975. 43 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211129 - Purchase

(anon). Polk's Stockton City and San Joaquin County Directory. 1928. Photo available. San Francisco. R.L. Polk & Co. of California Publishers. 1928. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, slightly bowed). $95
206975 - Purchase

(anon). Portfolio of Painting. Nevada, the First Hundred Years. Photo available. Reno. Harolds Club. 1964. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
209933 - Purchase

(anon). Portola Hall. The Country Estate of Mr. August Schilling in California, Now Offered at Private Sale. Photo available. np. np. nd. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated, with tissue guards on all photos. Rare. Fine copy. $225
207475 - Purchase

(anon). Preliminary Report on Truckee River Basin Studies for the California Water Plan. Sacramento. Division of Water Resources. Jan. 1956. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
113055 - Purchase

(anon). Presenting a Special Tri-Valley News Supplement... A Continuing History of Contra Costa. Inscribed by the editor. Photo available. np. Tri-Valley News. 1976. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "To George with best wishes Bobbie Davis". Fine copy. $30
207166 - Purchase

(anon). Prix de West. Invitational Art Exhibition & Sale. 2018. Photo available. Oklahoma City. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. 2018. 148 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
203861 - Purchase

(anon). Raincoast Chronicles. Photo available. Madeira Park. Raincoast Chronicles. nd. 56 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small tear top edge). $25
211249 - Purchase

(anon). Remember. The Willie and Martin Handcart Companies and Their Rescuers - Past and Present. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Members of the Riverton Wyoming Stake. 1997. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192803 - Purchase

(anon). Report of California National Association of Stationary Engineers on the San Francisco Calamity. April 18019-20, 1906. No. 3. Photo available. San Francisco. H.S. Crocker Co. c. 1906. Folio. Embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy (very light rubbing to boards). $225
208763 - Purchase

(anon). Report of The Director of The Mint Upon the Statistics of the Production of the Precious Metals in the United States. 1882. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1882. 765 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light fading to spine). $125
206984 - Purchase

(anon). Reproduction of Wallace W. Elliott's History of San San Bernardino and San Diego Counties, California. With Illustrations. 1883. Including Material on Present-Day Riverside County). Photo available. [San Francisco] Riverside. [Wallace W. Elliott & Co.] Riverside Museum Press. [1883] 1965. 204 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208140 - Purchase

(anon). Rivers of California. San Francisco. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. 1962. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
122068 - Purchase

(anon). Rules of the Board of Education and Regulations of The Public Schools of Vallejo. November, 1875. Photo available. San Francisco. Spaulding & Barto. 1875. 30 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (folded down the middle). $50
212102 - Purchase

(anon). Sacramento History. Journal of the Sacramento County Historical Society. Volume III, No. 2 & 3. The 100th Anniversary Year of Flight. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. Summer & Fall, 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
184294 - Purchase

(anon). Sacramento History. Journal of the Sacramento County Historical Society. Volume IV, No. 2 & 3. The Curious Architectural Evolution of the Stanford Mansion. Sacramento. Self published. 2004. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
184293 - Purchase

(anon). Sacramento Water Supply. Photo available. Sacramento. Students of C.K. McClatchy Senior High School. The Nugget Pres. 1952. 21 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
212123 - Purchase

(anon). Sacramento's Prison Ship. 1850-1859. Golden Notes. Sacramento County Historical Society. Volume 20, Number 3. Sacramento. Sacramento County Historical Society. October, 1974. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
179278 - Purchase

(anon). Saddleback Ancestors. Rancho Families of Orange County, California Photo available. Orange. Orange County California Genealogical Society. 1969. 182 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
206817 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco (On the Night of April 18th 1906). Photo available. San Francisco. Bachrach & Company. 1906. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (light wrinkling throughout). $50
210530 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco Blue Book. 1903. Photo available. San Francisco. Charles C. Hoag. 1903. 576 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy. $125
207693 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco Blue Book. 1905. Photo available. San Francisco. Charles C. Hoag. 1903. 498 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Number 388. "Property of Lillian ? Ettel" on end paper. Fine copy. $125
208295 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco Destroyed. Earthquake and Fire. - San Francisco in Ruins. Photo available. Milwaukee. C.N. Caspar Co. 1906. Octavo. Gilt decorated soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
210528 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco Views. 1850-1915. Photo available. Sausilito. Windgate Press. nd. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Carleton Watkings, Eadweard Muybridge, Isaia Taber, et al. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 238. Fine copy. As new in shipping box. $125
206741 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco Water and Power. 1935. Photo available. San Francisco. Public Utilities Commission. 1935. 83 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211194 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco's Fire Department. Twenty-Ninth Convention of the Pacific Coast Fire Chiefs. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Coast Fire Chiefs. August, 1922. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $95
212226 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco-Oakland Directory. Business Edition. July, 1906. Photo available. Oakland. Walter S. Fry Co. 1906. 670 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Professionally rebound gilt labeled cloth. Fine copy. $150
212219 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco. 1904-1905. Her Great Manufacturing, Commercial and Financial Institutions are Famed the World Over. The Distributing Point for Both Hemispheres. Photo available. San Francisco. The Pacific Art Company. 1905. 184 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
210555 - Purchase

(anon). San Francisco. The Metropolis of the West. Photo available. San Francisco. Western Press Association. nd. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
212200 - Purchase

(anon). San Juan County. In the 1890s. Photo available. San Francisco. [Silverton Standard] [1899] nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Folding plated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211518 - Purchase

(anon). Santa Barbara. Tierra Adorada. A Community History. Photo available. Los Angeles. Security-First National Bank. 1930. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
197290 - Purchase

(anon). Santa Clara County Pioneers Papers. 1973. Photo available. Santa Clara. California Pioneers of Santa Clara. 1973. 102 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206384 - Purchase

(anon). Sharing the Vision. The Story of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. nd. Oblong octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $35
185230 - Purchase

(anon). Shasta Dam and Its Builders. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Cnstructors, Inc. April, 1945. 187 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206499 - Purchase

(anon). Sierra Club Bulletin. Volume 36, Number 5. Yosemite, Stephen Mather, Avalanches, Mt. Deception, etc. Photo available. Berkeley. Sierra Club. May, 1951. 172 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $20
199777 - Purchase

(anon). Sierra Club Handbook. San Francisco. Sierra Club. nd. 64 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
100123 - Purchase

(anon). Southern California Travel Posters. The Book Club of California Keepsake for 2006. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine set in envelope. $40
209226 - Purchase

(anon). Souvenir of the Sister Counties of Southern California. An Interesting, Impartial, Descriptive and Illustrated Review of Southern California, Embracing Los Angeles., San Diego, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura, Santa Barbara and Kern Counties. Photo available. Los Angeles. Pacific Souvenir Publishing. c. 1880. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Near fine copy (covers lightly discolored). $125
206879 - Purchase

(anon). Sprague, Lamont, Edwall, Washington. Stories of Our People, Land and Times. 1881-1981. Photo available. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. Southeastern Lincoln County Historical Society. 1982. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
180014 - Purchase

(anon). Strong Hearts. Native American Visions and Voices. Photo available. New York. Aperture. 1995. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
162823 - Purchase

(anon). Strong Hearts. Native American Visions and Voices. Photo available. New York. Aperture. 1995. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
167949 - Purchase

(anon). Sunshine, Fruit and Flowers: Santa Clara County and Its Resources. Historical, Descriptive, Statistical. A Souvenir of The San Jose Mercury. 1895. Photo available. San Jose. San Jose Mercury Publishing. 1895. 320 pps. Oblong 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rarey. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear (small hole on front end paper). $200
207264 - Purchase

(anon). Taking Possession of Monterey. Message from The President of the United States, in Reply to The Resolution of the House of Representatives of the 2d February, Calling for Information in Relation in the Taking Possession of Monterey by Commodore Thomas Ap Catesby Jones. Doc. No. 166. Photo available. Washington. Ho. of Reps. Executive. 27th Congress, 3d Session. February 22, 1843. 117 pps. Octavo. String tied. First edition. Important reference work. Very rare. Fine condition in custom, folding case in slip case. $175
207733 - Purchase

(anon). Tales and Trails of Bailey County. The First Seventy Years. 1918-1988. Texas. Photo available. Muleshoe. Bailey County History Book Committee. 1988. 394 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
204699 - Purchase

(anon). Temescal Album. History of a Neighborhood. Photo available. Oakland Temescal Neighborhood History Project. 1998. 30 pps. 4to. Ring binding. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Note from Jeff Norman laid in. Fine copy. $40
207955 - Purchase

(anon). The American Indian / The American Flag. Inscribed, limited edition. Photo available. Flint. Flint Institute of Arts 1975. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition No. 54 of 200 copies. Inscribed "Skip Gentry: I appreciate your help and Cooperation in helping to make this show a success. Dick Pohrt". Rare. Fine copy. $95
189656 - Purchase

(anon). The American West. L'Arte della Frontiera Americana. 1830-1920. Photo available. Roma. Marsilio. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $25
185737 - Purchase

(anon). The Arizona State Museum. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189945 - Purchase

(anon). The Bay of San Francisco. 2 vols. The Metropolis of the Pacific Coast and Its Suburban Cities. A History. Illustrated. Photo available. Chicago. The Lewis Publishing Company. 1892. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed leather. All edges gilt. First edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (light rubbing to edges). $250
205900 - Purchase

(anon). The Bay of San Francisco: The Metropolis of the Pacific Coast and Its Suburban Cities; a History. Photo available. Chicago. Lewis Publishing. 1892. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Professionally rebound in leather. Gilt edges. First edition. Two volumes. Plates, city and street scenes. Important reference work. Fine set. $300
206724 - Purchase

(anon). The California Star. Yerba Buena and San Francisco. Vol. 1, 1847-1848. A Reproduction in Facsimile. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North Publishing. 1965. 212 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
205895 - Purchase

(anon). The Camel Drivers Clarion. 1961. Official Program. Virginia City. Self published. 1961. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
155380 - Purchase

(anon). The Central Pacific R.R. Debt. California's Remonstrance Against Refunding It. Photo available. np. np. 1881. 29 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
212351 - Purchase

(anon). The City and County of San Diego. Illustrated, and Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent Men and Pioneers. Photo available. San Diego. Leberthon & Taylor. 1888. 218 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Professionally rebound. Fine copy. $125
206549 - Purchase

(anon). The Constitution of the State of California. Presented to the Governor of the State of California. The Honorable Edmund G. Brown. 116th Anniversary of the Signing of the Constitution of California. Photo available. Sacramento. The Capitol. October 13, 1965. 108 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Facsimile of the first California Constitution. Fine copy. $30
207441 - Purchase

(anon). The Covered Wagon. 1972. Shasta Historic Society. Railroad Centennial Edition. Photo available. Redding. Shasta Historic Society. 1972. 81 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
212323 - Purchase

(anon). The Covered Wagon. 1975. Shasta Historic Society. Photo available. Redding. Shasta Historic Society. 1975. 84 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212321 - Purchase

(anon). The Covered Wagon. 1987. Shasta Historic Society. Photo available. Redding. Shasta Historic Society. 1987. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212322 - Purchase

(anon). The First Hundred Years of The San Francisco Yacht Club. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211144 - Purchase

(anon). The First Oregonians. An Illustrated Collection of Essays on Traditional Lifeways, Federal-Indian Relations, and the State's Native People Today. Portland. Oregon Council for the Humanities. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (blemish on front panel). $20
143914 - Purchase

(anon). The Fraser River. British Columbia, Canada. np. np. nd. 96 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
104847 - Purchase

(anon). The Gold Mines of California. Two Guidebooks (gold rush). Photo available. New York. Promontory Press. 1974. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
212035 - Purchase

(anon). The Gold Rush. Letters From the Wolverine Rangers to the Marshall, Michigan, Statesman 1849 - 1851. Photo available. Mount Pleasant. The Cumming Press. 1974. 154 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 487 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
209464 - Purchase

(anon). The Golden Functions During Reception of President Roosevelt. Photo available. San Francisco. np 1903. 100 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Red leather. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Illuminated decorations. Important reference work. Very rare. Fine copy (small chip rear of spine tip). $225
206892 - Purchase

(anon). The Golden Gate Bridge. Presentation copy. Report of the Chief Engineer to the Board of Directors of the Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District, California. Photo available. San Francisco. Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District. 1937. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Bridge colored cloth. First edition. Folding plates. Architectural details. Photographs. Inscribed: March 29, 1951 Compliments of Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District by James I. Rickets General Manager to Commander W.H. Bainbridge Supervisor, Western Division U.S. Coast * Geodetic Survey 114 Custom House San Francisco. Limited edition of number 4002. Rare. Fine copy. $450
206577 - Purchase

(anon). The Golden Gate Bridge. Report of the Chief Engineer to the Board of Directors of the Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District, California. Photo available. San Francisco. Golden Gate Bridge and Highway District. September, 1937. 246 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding plates, color frontis. Architectural details. Photographs. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in bright, near fine (very small chip at spine tip, and on rear, bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $450
208270 - Purchase

(anon). The Gund Collection of Western Art. A History and Pictorial Description of the American West. np. Gund Collection. 1980. 75 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
106650 - Purchase

(anon). The History of the Fort Bragg Military Post. Established June 11th, 1857. Photo available. Fort Bragg. City of Fort Bragg. 1957. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207615 - Purchase

(anon). The History of Yuba County. Bicentennial 1775-1976. Photo available. np. The Yuba County Historical Commission. 1970. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211116 - Purchase

(anon). The Life of Joaquin Murrieta. The Brigand Chief of California. A Complete History of His Life from the Age of Sixteen to the Time of His Death in 1853. The Story as it Originally Appeared in the 1859 California Police Gazette with Historical Notes and Illustrations. Photo available. [San Francisco] Fresno. [The Grabhorn Press] Valley Publishers. [1932] 1969. 120 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
194493 - Purchase

(anon). The M. Starred Washoe. Golden Notes. Sacramento County Historical Society. Volume 20, Numbers 1 and 2. Sacramento. Sacramento County Historical Society. March, 1974. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
179277 - Purchase

(anon). The Mare Island Case. D.W. Bouldin Plaintiff vs. Edmund R. Calhoun et al. Photo available. np. np. 1878. 212 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $95
212353 - Purchase

(anon). The Mother Lode of California (Gold Rush). Photo available. np. Automobile Club of Southern California. 1987. 46 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
120576 - Purchase

(anon). The Mother Lode of California. Photo available. np. Automobile Club of Southern California. 1963. 46 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207604 - Purchase

(anon). The O'Melveny & Myers Collection. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1981. 73 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208312 - Purchase

(anon). The Pony Express in Nevada. Photo available. Reno. Bureau of Land Management. 1976. 90 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Bibliography. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
207616 - Purchase

(anon). The Porter-Cologne Water Quality Control Act. Sacramento. State Water Resources Control Board. March, 1972. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
113298 - Purchase

(anon). The Sierra Club Bulletin. Volume 52, Number 9. Fiddi, of Galapagos, Ecuador, North Casades, Redwoods, Lake Mead, Sonoran Desert, etc. San Francisco. Sierra Club. October, 1967. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Eliot Porter, Philip Hyde. Fine copy. $15
171339 - Purchase

(anon). The Statues of Junipero Serra and Thomas Starr King. Unveiled in the United States Capitol at Washington... March 1, 1931. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1932. 63 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208716 - Purchase

(anon). The Streets of Palo Alto. Photo available. Palo Alto. Palo Alto Historical Assn. 1979. 67 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211706 - Purchase

(anon). The Texas Almanac, for 1857, With Statistics, Historical and Biographical Sketches, &t., Relating to Texas. A 1986 Facsimile Reproduction. Photo available. Irving [Galveston]. Glen's Sporting Goods [Richardson]. 1986 [1856]. 159 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203343 - Purchase

(anon). The Valley Road Illustrated. A History of The Traffic Association of California. The League of Progress. The North American Navigation Company. The Merchants' Shipping Association and The San Francisco and San Joaquin Valley Railway. Photo available. San Francisco. The Wheeler Publishing. 1896. 224 pps. 4to. Three-quarter leather. Gilt decorated hard cover. Marbled end papers. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $400
206256 - Purchase

(anon). The Water Supply of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. Blair-Murdock. c. 1900. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Large, folding map in rear. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207501 - Purchase

(anon). The Way of the Spirit. Photo available. np. Time Life. 1997. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
169573 - Purchase

(anon). The Westerners Brand Book. Book 5. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1953. 214 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Related material laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209764 - Purchase

(anon). The Westerners Brand Book. Book 6. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1956. 164 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209765 - Purchase

(anon). The Zamorano 80. The Henry H. Clifford Collection (auction catalog). Photo available. Austin. Dorothy Sloan. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $40
208026 - Purchase

(anon). Third Annual Report of the San Gabriel River Watermaster Service. 1965-66. np. San Gabriel River Watermaster. February, 1967. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
113046 - Purchase

(anon). Transients in California. Photo available. San Francisco. State Relief Administration. 1936. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $200
206366 - Purchase

(anon). Tuolumne, County California. Being a Frank, Fair and Accurate Exposition, Pictorially and Otherwise, of the Resources and Possibilities of This Magnificent Section of California. Photo available. Sonora. Union Democrat. 1909. 112 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy (very light spine chipping). $75
207918 - Purchase

(anon). Twelfth Joint Meeting of the Zamorano and Roxburghe Clubs & A Large Lice of California in New York & a Copy of a Letter from William Morris / Kelmscott Press. Limited to 200 copies. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Roxburghe Club. & The Zamorano Club. September 28-29, 1974. Folio. Decorated wrappers. First edition. 3 items. Important reference work. Illustrated. Fine copies. $50
210141 - Purchase

(anon). University of California Publications in History. Volume XVI. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1927. 258 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207348 - Purchase

(anon). Vallejo's Architectural Heritage. Photo available. Vallejo. The Vallejo City Council. 1966. 94 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
209993 - Purchase

(anon). Valley of The Hahamog-na. Pasadena Through Two Centuries. Photo available. Pasadena. Pasadena Savings & Loan. 1952. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
207628 - Purchase

(anon). Vanishing Victorians. A Guide to the Historic Homes of Sacramento. Photo available. Sacramento. American Association of University Women. 1975. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce. Illustrated. Pamphlets in rear pocket. Fine copy. $20
169954 - Purchase

(anon). Vanishing Victorians. A Guide to the Historic Homes of Sacramento. Photo available. Sacramento. American Association of University Women. 1973. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Pamphlets in rear pocket. Fine copy. $20
210047 - Purchase

(anon). Views of San Francisco and California. Photo available. San Francisco. E.P. Charlton & Company. 1905. 4to. Decorative soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light foxing to title page). $75
207355 - Purchase

(anon). Walnut Creek. A Look Back. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Walnut Creek. Self published. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210646 - Purchase

(anon). Where the Railroad Ended. Inscribed by one the authors. A History of Delano, 1873-1973. Our Heritage of One Hundred Years. Photo available. Visalia. Josten Co. 1974. 268 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by "Clint". Fine copy. As new. $85
206109 - Purchase

(anon). Writing Apache. Fort Apache. White Mountain Apache Culture Center. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
148709 - Purchase

(anon). Yorba-Slaughter Adobe, Chino, California. Review of the Calico Excavation. Yermo, California. San Bernardino County Museum Quarterly. Volume XIX, No. 3. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Spring, 1972. 80 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
210124 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 61, Number 1. Yosemite Valley NPS Planning Update... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Winter, 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171328 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 61, Number 2. On the Path of the Puma... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171336 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 61, Number 3. Yosemite: The First National Park... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Summer, 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171335 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 62, Number 4. An Indian Thanksgiving... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Fall, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171331 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 65, Number 2. A Year for Yosemite Anniversaries. 2002 Annual Report... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171315 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 65, Number 3. The Yosemite Association Celebrates 80 Years... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Summer, 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171318 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 66, Number 1. A Yosemite Room with a View... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Winter, 2004. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171319 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 67, Number 1. Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Winter, 2005. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171320 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 68, Number 2. Parkitecture. 2005 Annual Report... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171314 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 68, Number 4. Hetch Hetchy Valley's Enduring Legacy... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Fall, 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171313 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 69, Number 1. Celebrating Steven P. Medley... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Winter, 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171330 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 69, Number 2. Moonbows in Yosemite... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171329 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 69, Number 3. A Trip to the Summit... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Summer, 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171324 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 69, Number 4. Something Special... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Fall, 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171325 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 70, Number 2. Following Yosemite's Wild and Scenic Rivers... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171321 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 71, Number 3. America's Best Idea. Born in Yosemite... A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Fall, 2009. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171337 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 71, Number 2. 2008 Annual Report. A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Summer, 2004. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171311 - Purchase

(anon). Yosemite. Volume 71, Number 2. 2008 Annual Report. A Journal for Members of the Yosemite Association. El Portal. Self published. Spring, 2009. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
171312 - Purchase

(anon). Your Friend's and My Friends Bottle Book. Jamestown, Calif. Photo available. Jamestown. Self published. 1967. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Very good copy. Light shelf wear, light soiling to front cover. $30
192508 - Purchase

(anon). Your Guide to Death Valley and the Story of Death Valley Scotty. Photo available. China Lake. Colourpicture. 1969. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211696 - Purchase

(anon). Ansel Adams. The Sierra Club Bulletin. Volume 50, Number 10. North Cascades, Grand Canyon, Dams, Robinson Jeffers, etc. San Francisco. Sierra Club. December, 1965. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Ansel Adams, Philip Hyde, etc. Fine copy. $15
171340 - Purchase

(Arrowsmith's). Arrowsmith's. The World's Most Exclusive Catalog - Christmas, 1981. Photo available. Prescott. Arrowsmith's. Winter 1976-1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $30
189970 - Purchase

(Bureau of Land Management). The California Desert Conservation Area. Plan Alternatives and Environmental Impact Statement. Draft. Photo available. Sacramento. Bureau of Land Management. Feburary, 1980. 436 pps. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plates, maps. Workbook in pocket. Important reference work. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $40
210142 - Purchase

(California Historical Society). Papers of the California Historical Society. Vol. I. Part I. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1887. 83 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $30
205898 - Purchase

(California Historical Society). Papers of the California Historical Society. Vol. I. Part II. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1887. 440 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
205897 - Purchase

(Century Magazine). The Century Magazine. January, 1891. Volume. XLI, No. 3. Photo available. np. The Century Magazine. 1891. Octavo. Hardcover. Marbled board. First edition. Articles include material on pioneer Spanish families, missions, Californians. Illustrated. Rare. Fine copy. $75
205875 - Purchase

(Century Magazine). John Bidwell. The Century Magazine. November, 1899. Volume. XLI, No. 1. Photo available. np. The Century Magazine. 1891. Octavo. Hardcover. Marbled board. First edition. Articles include material on the First Immigrant Train to California by John Bidwell, Grizzly bears, etc. Illustrated. Rare. Fine copy. $75
205876 - Purchase

(Chronicle Pub.). A Thousand Words. The Last Half-Century as Seen Through the Eyes of the San Francisco Chronicle. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Publishing. 1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
207443 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. April 5, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189951 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. September, 13, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189952 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. April 4, 2009. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189953 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. March 10 & 11, 2005. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189954 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. March 31, 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189957 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Session I. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. June 5, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189955 - Purchase

(Cowan's). Cowan's American Indian and Western Art. Session II. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Cowan's. June 5, 2008. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189956 - Purchase

(Curtis, Edward S.). Heart of The Circle. Photographs by Edward S. Curtis of Native American Women. San Francisco. Pomegranate. 1997. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (spine cocked). $15
125010 - Purchase

(Daughters of Charity). Steel Frames. Eyewitness Accounts of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. Los Altos Hills. Daughters of Charity. 2005. 150 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205447 - Purchase

(Del Norte Triplicate). Del Norte Triplicate. Bicentennial Edition. 1776-1976. Photo available. Del Norte. Self published. 1976. 200 pps. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work.Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210059 - Purchase

(Dept. of Interior). Map of United States. Showing Routes of Principal Explorers and Early Roads and Highways. 1908. Photo available. Washington. Department of the Interior. 1908. 34" x 24 3/4". Illustrated in black, white and color. Very good condition. Several small tears at folds. Some tape reinforcement on rear. $125
200223 - Purchase

(Dr. Roger K. Larson). Auction catalogue. The Library of Dr. Roger K. Larson. Part II: Californiana, Exploration through The Gold Rush. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Book Auction Galleries. February 28, 1995. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (small spot on front panel). $20
166807 - Purchase

(Dr. Roger K. Larson). Auction catalogue. The Library of Dr. Roger K. Larson. Part III: California After the Gold Rush to the Present Time. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Book Auction Galleries. February 12, 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
166808 - Purchase

(Dr. Roger K. Larson). Auction catalogue. The Library of Dr. Roger K. Larson. Part IV, Day Two: Western Art Books, Original Art, Photography Books, Photographic Images, UCSF-Fresno Foundation. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Book Auction Galleries. April 25-26, 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
166810 - Purchase

(Dr. Roger K. Larson). Auction catalogue. The Library of Dr. Roger K. Larson. Part IV. Day One: Western Literature, Lawrence Clark Powell. Photo available. San Francisco. Pacific Book Auction Galleries. April 25-26, 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
166809 - Purchase

(Eden Writers) Randall, Florence (ed). Hayward... The First 100 Years. Photo available. Hayward. Hayward Centennial Committee. 1975. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies, number 450. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206189 - Purchase

(Eighth Graders of the Reed School). Shark Point - High Point. An Illustrated History of Tiburon & Belvedere in Marin County, California Photo available. Belvedere-Tiburon. Reed School District. 1970. 98 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211314 - Purchase

(exhibition catalogue) Moneta, Daniela P. (ed). Chas. T. Lummis. The Centennial Exhibition. Commemorating His Tramp Across the Continent. Photo available. Los Angeles. Southwest Museum. 1985. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
174921 - Purchase

(exhibition catalogue) Schenker, Heath (ed). Picturing California's Other Landscape. The Great Central Valley. Photo available. Stockton. Haggin Museum. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy (covers very lightly rubbed). $20
176833 - Purchase

(exhibition catalogue). Contemporary Indian Artists. Montana, Wyoming, Idaho. np. Dept. of the Interior. 1972. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Very good copy. Covers lightly soiled. $20
123407 - Purchase

(exhibition catalogue). Sacred Circles. Two Thousand years of North American Indian Art. Photo available. Kansas City. Nelson Gallery of Art. 1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Owner name inside front cover, covers lightly worn. $25
170008 - Purchase

(Fairfax Historic Society). Fairfax and Vicinity in the News. 1861-1880. Volume One. Photo available. Fairfax. Fairfax Historic Society. 1992. 154 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
210843 - Purchase

(Foresters of America). Grand Court, Foresters of America. 1913. Photo available. Marysville. Self published. May, 1913. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
207605 - Purchase

(Fort Union Mesa Reunion History Commttee). Pioneers of Southwest La Plata County, Colorado. Photo available. Bountiful. Family History Publishers. Fort Union Mesa Reunion. 1994. 558 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $150
205116 - Purchase

(Gray Davis, Governor). California Water Plan Update. Bulletin 160-98. Volume 2. Sacramento. Department of Water Resources. November, 1998. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy (name on end paper). $15
105215 - Purchase

(Gray Davis, Governor). Management of the California State Water Project. Bulletin 132-00. Sacramento. Department of Water Resources. December 2001. 340 pps. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
105214 - Purchase

(Gray Davis, Governor). Management of the California State Water Project. Bulletin 132-99. Sacramento. Department of Water Resources. March 2001. 334 pps. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
105213 - Purchase

(Guidon Books). Catalogue 1. Gen. George A. Custer and the Indian Wars of the West. Books, Pamphlets, Manuscripts, Maps. Photo available. Scottsdale. Guidon Books. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. 911 items. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
189893 - Purchase

(Harlan Estate). Observations from the Hillside. Photo available. Oakville. Harlan Estate. nd. 209 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
201758 - Purchase

(Holmes Book Company). A Descriptive & Prices Catalogue of Books, Pamphlets, and Maps Relating Directly or Indirectly to the History, Literature, and Printing of California & the Far West. Formerly the Collection of Thomas Wayne Norris. Livermore, Calif. Photo available. Oakland. San Francisco. The Holmes Book Company. The Grabhorn Press. 1948. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Illustrated. Limited edition of 500 copies. "Conditions of Sale" laid in. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
205855 - Purchase

(Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada). Nuwuvi: A Southern Paiute History. Photo available. np. University of Utah Printing Service. 1976. 177 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
205125 - Purchase

(International Typographical Union). Official Yearbook and Souvenir Ninety-First Annual Convention. International Typographical Union. Oakland, California. Photo available. np. Self published. August, 1949. 4to. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
212130 - Purchase

(John Howell Books). Catalog 33. Rare Books & Manuscripts. English Literature, Voyages, Travels & Early Chronicles, California & Western Americana. History of Science. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1961. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209287 - Purchase

(Kate Morgan). Beautiful Stranger. The Ghost of Kate Morgan and the Hotel del Coronado. The Official Account of Kate Morgan's 1892 Visit and Why She Haunts The Del Today. Photo available. Coronado. Hotel del Coronado Heritage Dept. 2002. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
204361 - Purchase

(Kingman Daily Miner). Looking Back. Kingman & Mohave County, Arizona. County History. Photo available. np. The Kingman Daily Miner. 2007. 136 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
198426 - Purchase

(Lesson Committee). Pioneer Pathways. Volume Eleven. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Daughters of Utah Pioneers. 2008. 536 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by nine members of March 2010 meeting. Fine copy. $25
199799 - Purchase

(Lewis Historical Pub.). History of Arizona. Volume III. Family and Personal History. Photo available. New York. Lewis Historical Publishing. 1958. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (book plate, several small names on end paper, spine slightly cocked). $45
172578 - Purchase

(Liberty Centennial). A Celebration of Freedom. Liberty Weekend. 1986. Photo available. Westport. Liberty Centennial Press. 1986. 110 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Gilt edges. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207800 - Purchase

(Maupin). Chaff in the Wind. Gleanings of the Maupin Community. Pendelton, Oregon. Photo available. Friends of the Maupin Library. 1986. 290 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
201418 - Purchase

(misc). Artists of the Rockies and the Golden West. Colorado Springs. np. Fall, 1981. 4to. Soft cover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
106638 - Purchase

(misc). California History Nugget. Volume VI, Number I. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Department of Education. October, 1938. 207 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
209423 - Purchase

(misc). California History Nugget. Volume VII. Numbers 1-6. John Muir, Sutter's Fort, etc. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Department of Education. October, 1939 - March, 1940. 207 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
209424 - Purchase

(misc). La Reata. Number 2, Summer 1977. Santa Barbara Corral of the Westerners. Photo available. Santa Barbara Self published. 1977. 15 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207147 - Purchase

(misc). Not in Precious Metals Alone. A Manuscript History of Montana. Photo available. Helena. Montana Historical Society. 1976. 296 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212266 - Purchase

(misc). Souvenir Issue. "Days of '79". City of Leadville Incorporated - 1878. Leadville. Leadville Boom Days Committee. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
114493 - Purchase

(misc). The Rocky Mountains. A Photographic Celebration. New York. Gallery Books. 1989. 240 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
100893 - Purchase

(misc.). California and The Civil War. 1861-1865. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1992. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209406 - Purchase

(misc.). California Flora. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1995. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209405 - Purchase

(misc.). California Governmental Seals. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1963. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209402 - Purchase

(misc.). California Sheet Music Covers. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1959. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209245 - Purchase

(misc.). Contemporary California Short Stories. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1953. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209236 - Purchase

(misc.). Early California Mail Bag. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1960. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209404 - Purchase

(misc.). Early California Stock Certificates. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1978. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in near fine (lettering on spine worn off) slip case. $40
209403 - Purchase

(misc.). Mountain Passes and Trails of California. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1979. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209408 - Purchase

(misc.). Pacific Adventures. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1947. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209397 - Purchase

(misc.). Portfolio of Book Club Printers, 1912-62. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1963. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $95
209398 - Purchase

(misc.). Some Unusual California Magazines. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1975. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209401 - Purchase

(misc.). The Westerners Brand Book. Volume XVIII. Photo available. Chicago. The Chicago Corral. 1961. 96 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
189581 - Purchase

(misc.). Treasures of the Book Club Library. Part II. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2004. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209677 - Purchase

(misc.). Treasures of the Book Club Library. Part III. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2004. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209407 - Purchase

(Miss McDow's Social Studies Class). A History of Hayward. Photo available. Hayward. Sunset High School. 1970. 197 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $125
206190 - Purchase

(Norris, Thos W.). Notice of a Mass Meeting of The Citizens of San Francisco. Held June 12, 1849 in Portsmouth Square. Photo available. Livermore. San Francisco. Self published. Grabhorn Press. 1943. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Facsimile broadside bound in. Fine copy. $50
212346 - Purchase

(O.L. Baskin and Company). History of Clear Creek and Boulder Valleys, Colorado. Photo available. np. Regis University. nd. 4to. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (NOTE: the reproduction value is poor, and a high percentage is illegible. $75
198470 - Purchase

(Parrott & Co.). Parrott & Co. A Chronological History of the First Hundred Years. 1855-1955. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1955. 36 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209593 - Purchase

(PG&E). PG&E Country. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1966. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
165757 - Purchase

(PG&E). PG&E Country. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1966. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210880 - Purchase

(R.G. Munn). R.G. Munn Auction. Native American and Western Art. Photo available. Albuquerque. Self published. February, 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189962 - Purchase

(Record Searchlight). Shasta County. Through Our Eyes. A Pictorial Retrospective from the Record Searchlight and its Readers. Photo available. np. Record Searchlight. 2013. 144 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
205364 - Purchase

(Redfern Gallery). The Redfern Gallery. Celebrating 30 Years. 1976-2006. Specializing in American Paintings Concentrating on The California School. Photo available. Laguna Beach. The Redfern Gallery. 2006. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Price list laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189668 - Purchase

(Register-Guard). Looking Back. Lane County. Volume II: The 1940s, '50s & '60s. Oregon. Photo available. np. Piedmont Group. 2006. 144 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198611 - Purchase

(Roxburghe Club). Tamalpais. Enchanted Mountain. Photo available. San Francisco. The Roxburghe Club. 1946. 64 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Color frontispiece. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $50
207495 - Purchase

(Searls Historical Library). Nevada County Historic Photo Album. Presented by the Union & Nevada County Historical Society. Photo available. np. Pediment. 2000. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
176371 - Purchase

(Searls Historical Library). Nevada County Historic Photo Album. Presented by the Union & Nevada County Historical Society. Photo available. np. Pediment. 2000. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
212060 - Purchase

(Smith & Elliott). Illustrations of Contra Costa Co. California. With Historical Sketch. 1879. Facsimile Reproduction. Photo available. Fresno [Oakland]. Valley Publishers [Smith & Elliott]. 1979 [1879]. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Facsimile edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $65
205887 - Purchase

(Sotheby's). American 18th, 19th & 20th Century Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture. American Decorative and Historical Prints. Photo available. New York. Sotheby's. January 26 & 27, 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189965 - Purchase

(Sotheby's). Art of the Northern Plaines, Plateau and Southwest. A Private Collection. Photo available. New York. Sotheby's. Tuesday May 19, 1998. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189967 - Purchase

(Sotheby's). Fine American Indian Art. Photo available. New York. Sotheby's. Friday, October 23, 1981. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189966 - Purchase

(Southwest Museum). The Eva Scott Fenyes Collection. Paintings of Historic California Homes in The Southwest Museum. Photo available. Los Angeles. Southwest Museum. nd. 6 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208378 - Purchase

(State Water Resources Board). Water Quality Control Plan Report. Sacramento River Basin, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Basin, San Joaquin Basin. Photo available. Sacramento. State Water Resources Control Board. c. 1967. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plates, maps. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
208364 - Purchase

(Stuart L. Udall). Natural Resources of Nevada. Photo available. Washington. United States Department of the Interior. 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
170701 - Purchase

(Sunset). Redwood Country and the Big Trees of the Sierra. Menlo Park. Sunset. 1969. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
159083 - Purchase

(Sunset). Redwood Country and the Big Trees of the Sierra. Photo available. Menlo Park. Lane Books. 1969. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. San Francisco. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
204047 - Purchase

(Texas Forest Service). Famous Trees of Texas. Photo available. np. Texas Forest Service. The Texan A & M University. 1970. 194 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197143 - Purchase

(The Craftsman). The Craftsman. Volume XX, Number 1. Photo available. New York. Craftsman Publishing. April, 1911. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very wear to spine tips). $35
189793 - Purchase

(The Desert Sun). Desert Memories. Historic Images of the Coachella Valley. Celebrating 75 Years of Service of Communities Throughout the Coachella Valley. np. Self published. 2002. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198220 - Purchase

(The Late) Bidwell, General John. Echoes of the Past About California. An Account of the First Emigrant Train to California, Fremont in the Conquest of California, the Discovery of Gold and Early Reminiscences. Photo available. Chico. Chico Advertiser. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
212120 - Purchase

(The Navajo School of Indian Basketry). Indian Basket Weaving. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
173301 - Purchase

(The Zamorano Club). Zamorano Select. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 2010. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Tipped-in plates Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies,. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
206361 - Purchase

(Thompson & West) Official and Historical Atlas Map of Alameda County, California. Compiled, Drawn and Published From Personal Examinations and Surveys. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1976. 178 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Bicentennial Reprint. Lithographic reproductions, maps and statistics. Fine copy. $100
206511 - Purchase

(Thompson & West) & W. Turrentine Jackson (intro.). Reproduction of Thompson and West's History of Nevada County California. 1880. From Original Sketchs by Artists of the Highest Ability. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1970. 234 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. "Newton A. Cope, Sr." (prominent Sacramento and San Francisco businessman) book plate Fine copy. As new. $200
206888 - Purchase

(Thompson & West). History of Sacramento County California. With Illustrations. County History. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1960. 294 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. More than 200 full page lithographs. Folding color map of Sacramento County. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
197822 - Purchase

(Thompson and West). Reproduction of Thompson and West's History of Los Angeles County, California. With Illustrations. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1959. 492 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
205863 - Purchase

(Thompson and West). Reproduction of Thompson and West's History of San Joaquin County, California. With Illustrations. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1959. 142 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (edges sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $150
205864 - Purchase

(Thompson and West). Reproduction of Thompson and West's History of Santa Barbara & Ventura Counties, California. With Illustrations. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1964. 477 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $125
205682 - Purchase

(Torrance). History of Torrance. A Teacher's Resource Guide. Photo available. Torrance. Torrance Unified School District. 1964. 154 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $30
206474 - Purchase

(Treadway/Toomey) 20th Century Art & Design. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Treadway/Toomey. September 7th, 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189974 - Purchase

(Treadway/Toomey) 20th Century Art & Design. Auction Catalog. Photo available. Cincinnati. Treadway/Toomey. February 12, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189975 - Purchase

(Union Pacific). The Overland Route to the Road of a Thousand Wonders. The Route of the Union Pacific & The Southern Pacific from Omaha to San Francisco. A Journey of Eighteen Hundred Miles Where Once the Bison an the Indian Reigned. Photo available. np. Union Pacific and Southern Pacific Passenger Departments. 1908. 72 pps. 4to. Decorated soft covers. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
206535 - Purchase

(various). Attention Pioneers. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1952. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209255 - Purchase

(various). Bonanza Banquets. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1950. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $75
209263 - Purchase

(various). California Book Illustrators. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1996. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209265 - Purchase

(various). California's Wayside Inns. Relics of Stagecoach Days. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1988. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209257 - Purchase

(various). Pioneer Western Playbills. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1951. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209256 - Purchase

(various). Treasures of California Collections. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1956. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209254 - Purchase

(Wells Fargo). Thirty-Two Picture Postcards of Old San Francisco. Ready to Mail. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211496 - Purchase

(Western Writers of America). Pioneer Trails West. Great Stories of the Westering Americans and the Trails They Followed. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1985. 292 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (small closed tear top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203059 - Purchase

(WPA). Nevada. A Guide to the Silver State (WPA). Photo available. Portland. Binfords & Mort. 1940. 315 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (lacks map and rear pocket). $25
204030 - Purchase

(WPA). Ship Registries and Enrollments. Port of Eureka, California. 1859-1920. Photo available. San Francisco. np. 1941. 167 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $125
204055 - Purchase

(Yosemite National Park). Final Yosemite Valley Plan. Volume IA. Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. Photo available. Yosemite. National Park Service. November, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
199064 - Purchase

(Yosemite National Park). Final Yosemite Valley Plan. Volume IB. 2 volumes. Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. Photo available. Yosemite. National Park Service. November, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Two volumes. Fine copies in shrinkwrap. $75
199066 - Purchase

(Yosemite National Park). Final Yosemite Valley Plan. Volume II & III. Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement. Appendices. Photo available. Yosemite. National Park Service. November, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. 2 volumes Fine copies in shrinkwrap. $75
199065 - Purchase

Abbey, Edward & Philip Hyde. Slickrock. Endangered Canyons of the Southwest. Photo available. New York. Sierra Club. Scribners. c .1971. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
190849 - Purchase

Abbey, Edward. Desert Images. An American Landscape. New York. Gallery Books. 1987. 239 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Third printing. Photographs by David Muench. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. $50
195174 - Purchase

Abbey, Edward. Desert Images. An American Landscape. Photo available. New York. Gallery Books. 1986. 239 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Second printing. Photographs by David Muench. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. $40
200143 - Purchase

Abbey, Edward. The Best of Edward Abbey. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1984. 383 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
103349 - Purchase

Abbey, Edward. The Best of Edward Abbey. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1984. 383 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212293 - Purchase

Abbot, Steve. A Collector's Guide to Sacramento Whiskey Dealers. 1849-1919. Photo available. Fair Oaks. Haunted C&P Press. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light crease in middle). $40
197855 - Purchase

Abbott, A.L. Old Bottles. How and Where to Find Them. Photo available. Anaheim. Self published. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
168095 - Purchase

Abbott, Mamie Goulet & Nicholas S. Firfires. Santa Ines Hermosa. Signed by the author and illustrator. The Journal of a Padre's Niece. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Sunwise Press. 1951. 262 pps. + addenda. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author and illustrator. Fine copy in lightly sunned, spotted dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208088 - Purchase

Abeita, Jim & Johnny Cash, Joseph Stacey. The American Indians of Abeita 'His People'. Photo available. Scottsdale. A Rick Tanner Publication. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
183454 - Purchase

Adamic, Louis & Garth Jeffers. RJ. Robinson Jeffers. A Portrait. Signed. Photo available. Covello. Carolyn and James Robertson. The Yolla Bolly Press. 1983. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 260 copies, number 58. Signed by Garth Robinson. Publisher card laid in. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $75
206700 - Purchase

Adams, Alexander B. The Disputed Lands. A History of the American West. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172697 - Purchase

Adams, Alexander. Sitting Bull. A Biography. New York. Barnes & Noble. 1992. 446 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
106660 - Purchase

Adams, Alexander. Sunlight and Storm. The Great American Plains... Toronto. Self published. 1977. 479 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
101533 - Purchase

Adams, Andy. The Log of a Cowboy. A Narrative of the Old Trail Days. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1967. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
162570 - Purchase

Adams, Andy. The Log of a Cowboy. A Narrative of the Old Trail Days. Photo available. New York. MJF. 1996. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177407 - Purchase

Adams, Andy. The Log of a Cowboy. A Narrative of the Old Trail Days. Photo available. New York. MJF. 1996. 387 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
202864 - Purchase

Adams, Andy. The Log of a Cowboy. A Narrative of the Old Trail Days. Photo available. New York. MJF. 1996. 387 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
204215 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Lawrence Clark Powell. Photographs of the Southwest. Selected Photographs Made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah With a Statement by the Photographer. Photo available. Boston. New York Graphic Society. 1976. 128 pps. Oblong 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Including an essay "On the Land" by Lawrence Clark Powell. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
191968 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Lawrence Clark Powell. Photographs of the Southwest. Selected Photographs Made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah With a Statement by the Photographer. Photo available. Boston. New York Graphic Society. 1990. 128 pps. Oblong 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Including an essay "On the Land" by Lawrence Clark Powell. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
195547 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Lawrence Clark Powell. Photographs of the Southwest. Selected Photographs Made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah With a Statement by the Photographer. Photo available. Boston. New York Graphic Society. 1976. 128 pps. Oblong 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Including an essay "On the Land" by Lawrence Clark Powell. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
198362 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Lawrence Clark Powell. Photographs of the Southwest. Selected Photographs Made from 1928 to 1968 in Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah With a Statement by the Photographer. Photo available. Boston. New York Graphic Society. 1990. 128 pps. Oblong 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Including an essay "On the Land" by Lawrence Clark Powell. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203830 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Nancy Newhall. Death Valley. Photo available. Redwood City. 5 Associates. 1970. 63 pps. 4to. Soft bound. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211037 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Nancy Newhall. The Tetons and the Yellowstone. Photo available. Redwood City. 5 Associates. 1970. 95 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
197970 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel & Wallace Stegner. Ansel Adams. Images. 1923-1974. Photo available. Boston. New York Graphic Society. 1974. 127 pps. Folio. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket in fine slip case. $125
205904 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel and Nancy Newhall (ed). Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Redwood City. 5 Associates. 1967. 4to. Soft cover. Third printing. Illustrated with photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211038 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel et al. Sierra Club Handbook. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1969. 64 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Ansel Adams, etc. Near fine copy (closed tear on rear panel). $20
177942 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Albert Bender. Signed by Ansel Adams. Roxburghe Club Tribute. Photo available. Yosemite. San Francisco. Roxburghe Club. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Photo "Fern Spring, Dusk". Signed Ansel Adams. Fine copy in envelope. $225
207984 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Ansel Adams. Signed by Ansel Adams. Photographs, Books, Reminiscences. Announcement for The Roxburghe Club, with Ansel Adams, as presenter. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Roxburghe Club. October 19, 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Photograph. Signed by Ansel Adams. Fine copy in envelope. $75
210225 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Ansel Adams; Letters and Images. 1916-1984. Photo available. New York Graphic Society. Little, Brown and Company. 1988. 401 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine (spine very lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189045 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1992. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Reprint. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
192688 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1984. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Sixth printing. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Fine copy. $20
193103 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1984. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Sixth printing. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Fine copy. $20
194132 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1988. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Reprint. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Fine copy. $20
195393 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1984. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Reprint. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
196887 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite and the Range of Light. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1984. Oblong folio. Soft cover. Reprint. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
201606 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Redwood City. 5 Associates. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Ansel Adams. Fine copy (very light rubbing to front cover). $25
193942 - Purchase

Adams, Ansel. & Andrea G. Stillman (ed). Yosemite. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1999. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition, second printing. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
202311 - Purchase

Adams, Charles C. Boontling. An American Lingo. With a Dictionary of Boontling. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1971. 272 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $150
208329 - Purchase

Adams, Charmion et al. A Small Corner of the West. Butte Meadows, Chico Meadows, Jonesville, California. Photo available. Chico. Butte-Meadows-Jonesville Community Association. 1998. 248 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
192794 - Purchase

Adams, Col. Gerald M. The Post Near Cheyenne. A History of Fort D.A. Russell, 1867-1930. Photo available. Cheyenne. High Flyer Pub. 1997. 275 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
194190 - Purchase

Adams, Edgar H. Private Gold Coinage of California, 1849-55. Its History and Its Issues. Photo available. Brooklyn. Self published. [1913]. 112 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $75
207717 - Purchase

Adams, Frank. Edward F. Adams. 1839-1929. Photo available. Berkeley. Self published. 1966. 137 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. "R. Magee Smythe" book plate. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
206694 - Purchase

Adams, John A., Jr. Damming the Colorado. The Rise of the Lower Colorado River Authority, 1933-1939. Photo available. College Station. Texas A&M University Press. 1990. 163 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
202593 - Purchase

Adams, John R. Books and Authors of San Diego. Photo available. San Diego. San Diego State College Press. 1966. 250 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
207969 - Purchase

Adams, Kramer. Covered Bridges of the West. A History and Illustrated Guide. Washington, Oregon, California. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1963. 146 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
104810 - Purchase

Adams, Kramer. Covered Bridges of the West. A History and Illustrated Guide. Washington, Oregon, California. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1963. 146 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
168078 - Purchase

Adams, Kramer. Covered Bridges of the West. A History and Illustrated Guide. Washington, Oregon, California. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1963. 146 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188841 - Purchase

Adams, Mildretta. Historic Silver City. Signed by the author. The Story of the Owyhees. Photo available. Homedale. Self published. 1960. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
174915 - Purchase

Adams, Mildretta. Historic Silver City. The Story of the Owyhees. Photo available. Homedale. Self published. 1991. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211763 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon and Jay Monaghan, Dale Morgan, Oscar Winther, Oscar Lewis et al. The Book of the American West. New York. Bonanza. 1963. 608 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light foxing) in very good (light spine fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
139749 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon and Jay Monaghan, Dale Morgan, Oscar Winther, Oscar Lewis et al. The Book of the American West. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1969. 608 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $25
153922 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon F. The Cowman Says It Salty. Photo available. Tucson. The University of Arizona Press. 1971. 163 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Vic Donohue. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206283 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon. Six-Guns and Saddle Leather. A Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Western Outlaws and Gunman. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1954. 426 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Valuable reference for the Western Americana collector. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
207302 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon. Western Words: A Dictionary of the Old West. Photo available. New York. Hippocrene Books. 1998. 184 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
203994 - Purchase

Adams, Ramon. Western Words: A Dictionary of the Range, Cow Camp and Trail. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1944. 182 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy (name on end paper) in edge worn, faded dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189774 - Purchase

Adams, Ramona F. Cowboy Lingo. A Dictionary of the Slack-Jaw Words and Whangdoodle Ways of the American West. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1964. 254 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Illustrated by Nick Eggenhoer. Fine copy. $20
203997 - Purchase

Adams, Romanzo Colfax. Taxation in Nevada: A History. Reno. Nevada Historical Society. 1918. 199 pps. Octavo. Gilt lettering over dark blue binding. Hard cover. First edition. Scarce. Fine copy (top board has marginal discoloration). $20
109148 - Purchase

Adams, Virginia and Ansel. Illustrated Guide to Yosemite. The Valley, the Rim and the Central Yosemite Sierra and Mountain Photography. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1963. 191 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207676 - Purchase

Adams, Virginia and Ansel. Illustrated Guide to Yosemite. The Valley, the Rim and the Central Yosemite Sierra. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1963. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
192730 - Purchase

Adney, Edwin. The Bark Canoes and Skin Boats of North America. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian Institution. 1964. 242 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
189655 - Purchase

Agle, Nan Hayden. The Ingenious John Banvard. Photo available. New York. The Seabury Press. 1967. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated by Joseph Papin. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177551 - Purchase

Agnew, Jeremy. Brides of the Multitude. Prostitution in the Old West. Photo available. Lake City. Western Reflections. 2008. 256 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209588 - Purchase

Aidala, Thomas & David Niven, William Hearst, Jr. Hearst Castle. San Simeon. Photo available. New York. Hudson Hills Press. 1981. 240 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in color and black & white photographs by Curtis Bruce. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186660 - Purchase

Aidala, Thomas. Hearst Castle. San Simeon. Photo available. New York. Harrison House. 1981. 240 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
167872 - Purchase

Aidala, Thomas. Hearst Castle. San Simeon. Photo available. New York. Harrison House. 1981. 240 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179440 - Purchase

Aikman, Duncan. Calamity Jane and the Lady Wildcats. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1987. 356 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197381 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Ed. Golden Checkerboard... Cahuilla Indians in Palm Springs... Photo available. Palm Desert. Desert-Southwest. 1965. 195 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $200
209534 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Ed. Painters of the Desert. Signed by the author. Thirteen Artists Who Found Beauty in the Southwest - and A Gallery of Their Works. Photo available. Palm Springs. Desert Magazine. 1960. 111 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in near fine (very light edge chipping) dust jacket (in mylar). $225
207753 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Ed. Pot Luck. Episodes in the Life of W. Parker Lyon (Pony Express). Photo available. Hollywood. George Palmer Putnam. 1940. 201 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207665 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Edward. Beckoning Desert. Impressions of the Sunlit Land, Its People, Its Miracles Old and New. Englewood Cliffs. Prentice-Hall. 1962. 264 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102791 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Edward. Beckoning Desert. Impressions of the Sunlit Land, Its People, Its Miracles Old and New. Photo available. Englewood Cliffs. Prentice-Hall. 1962. 264 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163308 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Katherine. In the Shade of the Juniper Tree. Inscribed by the author. A Life of Fray Junipero Serra. Photo available. New York. Doubleday & Company. 1970. 199 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Marge Rutherford- Best wishes, Katherine Ainsworth May 1, 1970". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209657 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Katherine. In the Shade of the Juniper Tree. Inscribed by the author. A Life of Fray Junipero Serra. Photo available. New York. Doubleday & Company. 1970. 199 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For my good friend Wade with best wishes Fondly "Katie" Katherine Ainsworth". Fine copy in near fine (very light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210654 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Katherine. The McCallum Saga. Inscribed by the author. The Story of the Founding of Palm Springs. Photo available. Palm Springs. Palm Springs Desert Museum. 1973. 246 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "With sincere appreciation for your good help in making theis book possible, Affectionately, "Katie" Katherine Ainsworth". 4 pieces of correspondence with author laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207725 - Purchase

Ainsworth, Katherine. The McCallum Saga. The Story of the Founding of Palm Springs. Photo available. Palm Springs. Palm Springs Desert Museum. 1973. 246 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
205477 - Purchase

Aitken, Frank W. & Edward Hilton. A History of the Earthquake and Fire in San Francisco. An Account of the Disaster of April 18, 1906 and its Immediate Results. Photo available. San Francisco. The Edward Hilton Co. 1906. 285 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Large foldout "Portion of Business District of San Francisco., 1907". Illustrated. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207299 - Purchase

Aitken, Frank W. & Edward Hilton. A History of the Earthquake and Fire in San Francisco. An Account of the Disaster of April 18, 1906 and its Immediate Results. Photo available. San Francisco. The Edward Hilton Co. 1906. 285 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Very rare in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
208560 - Purchase

Akeman, Thom & Gary Geiger. Monterey Peninsula. Inscribed by the Gary Geiger. A Cypress Shore. Photo available. Portland. Graphic Arts Center Publishing. 2000. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Inscribed "Enjoy, Gary Geiger". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
182449 - Purchase

Aker, Raymond. Discovering Francis Drake's California Harbor. Photo available. Palo Alto. Drake Navigators Guild. 2000. 74 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210057 - Purchase

Albaugh, Reuben et al. Ranching Traditions. Legacy of The American West. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1990. 293 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
197586 - Purchase

Albaugh, Reuben. Cattle, Country and Champions. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Davis. The Printer. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. Sixth printing. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To John Collins, with best wishes from Heart Federal. Reub Albough 7/11/82". Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
185158 - Purchase

Albaugh, Reuben. Cattle, Country and Champions. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Davis. The Printer. 1981. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To J.P. Edwards Best wishes from Heart Federal Rube Albaugh 4/14/81". Fine copy. $25
190832 - Purchase

Albert, Alexa. Brothel. Mustang Ranch and Its Women. Photo available. New York. Random House. 2001. 275 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Fine copy with band around book. $25
207882 - Purchase

Albert, Herman W. Odyssey of a Desert Prospector. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1967. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209220 - Purchase

Albright, Horace M. & Robert Cahn. The Birth of the National Park Service. The Founding Years, 1913-33. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Howe Brothers. 1986. 340 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202975 - Purchase

Alcala, Carlos. Sacramento Street Whys. Inscribed by the author. The Whys Guy's Wise Guide to Sacramento Street Names. Photo available. Sacramento. Big Tomato Press. 2007. 219 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bill So glad that neighborhood has, er, passed away yet Carlos Alcala". Fine copy. $20
197901 - Purchase

Alexander, Hartley. Taiwa. Inscribed by the author. Pawnee legend in play form. Photo available. Los Angeles. Primavera Press. 1934. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Lengthy inscription by the author on end paper. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
188035 - Purchase

Algier, Keith. The Crow and the Eagle. A Tribal History from Lewis & Clark to Custer. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
165957 - Purchase

Alinder, Mary Street & Andrea Stillman, Ansel Adams, Wallace Stegner. Ansel Adams; Letters and Images. 1916-1984. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1990. 402 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Foreword by Wallace Stegner. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208982 - Purchase

Allan, William et al. Collaborations. Photo available. Indian Wells. Palm Springs Art Museum. 1999. 111 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208428 - Purchase

Allen, Douglas. Frederic Remington and The Spanish-American War. 100 Drawings Covering the Pre-War Years in the U.S. and Cuba. Together with Dispatches by Remington and Richard Harding Davis. Photo available. New York. Crown Pub. 1971. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
164410 - Purchase

Allen, Gray. Sunsweet at Seventy-five. The Sunsweet Story Continues. Photo available. Yuba City. Sunsweet Growers. 1992. 82 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
207936 - Purchase

Allen, Helena. San Bernardino County Museum. Commemorative Edition. America's Largest County. Photo available. San Bernardino. Self published. 1974. 187 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
209544 - Purchase

Allen, Leroy W. The California Song Book. Photo available. np. University of California. Associated Students' Store. 1923. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
209480 - Purchase

Allen, Lewis & Dorothy. The Allen Press Bibliography. With Art Work, Sample Pages from Previous Editions. Produced by Hand. A Facsimile with Original Leaves and Additions to Date. Including a Checklist of Ephemera. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1985. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 750 copies. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $150
206630 - Purchase

Allen, Marion V. Rio Colorado & Parker Dam. Photo available. Redding. Self published. 1987. 145 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
200928 - Purchase

Allen, Peter. Stanford. From the Foothills to the Bay. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford Alumni Assoc. 1980. 228 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
166088 - Purchase

Allen, Peter. Stanford. From the Foothills to the Bay. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford Alumni Assoc. 1980. 228 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition, second printing. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
195512 - Purchase

Allison, A.M. San Francisco in Ruins. The Finish of the First Epoch in the History of San Francisco. A Pictorial History of Eight Score Photo-Views of the Earthquake Effects, Flames Havoc, Ruins Everywhere, Relief Camps. The Photographs by J.D. Givens. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1906. 112 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
210527 - Purchase

Allred, LaNora P. Spanish Fork. City on the Rio De Aguas Calientes (Utah). Photo available. Spanish Fork. Self published. 1981. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce. Fine copy. $75
185402 - Purchase

Allyn, Joseph Pratt & John Nichoson, David K. Strate (eds). By Horse, Stage & Packet. The Far West Letters of Joseph Pratt Allyn. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1988. 195 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208718 - Purchase

Allyn, Stan. Heave to! Signed by the author. You'll Drown Yourselves! Photo available. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed with drawing of sinking boat by the author. Fine copy. $20
211625 - Purchase

Almeida, Carlos. Portuguese Immigrants. The Centennial Story of the Portuguese Union of the State of California. Photo available. San Leandro. Supreme Council. 1978. 279 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
201307 - Purchase

Alter, F. Cecil. Jim Bridger. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1967. 358 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
203813 - Purchase

Alter, Judy. Extraordinary Women of the American West. New York. Children's Press. 1999. 288 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
118957 - Purchase

Alvarado, Juan Bautista. Vignettes of Early California: Childhood Reminiscences of Juan Bautista Alvarado. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1982. 44 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 550 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207212 - Purchase

Alvarez, Arthur C. The Santa Barbara Earthquake of June 29, 1925. Effects on Buildings of Various Types. Conclusions. Photo available. Berkeley University of California Press. 1925. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
212354 - Purchase

Alverson, Margaret Blakey. Sixty Years of California Song. Photo available. Oakland. Self published. 1913. 275 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy. $75
208635 - Purchase

Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage. Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1996. 521 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Numbers 1-10, no price on jacket. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
112810 - Purchase

Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage. Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1996. 521 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
123092 - Purchase

Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage. Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1996. 521 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
130442 - Purchase

Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage. Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1996. 521 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner blind stamp) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
146302 - Purchase

Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage. Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. Photo available. New York. Touchstone. 1996. 521 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, owner names on end paper). $20
166831 - Purchase

Ames, Logan. People. Visions of the American West. Photo available. Edison. Chartwell. 2007. 256 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. $50
193658 - Purchase

Amesbury, Dr Robert. Eagle Lake. Inscribed by the author. California. Photo available. Clovis. Word Dancer. 2000. 179 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Sincerely Dr. Robert Amesbury". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
210095 - Purchase

Amesbury, Dr Robert. Eagle Lake. Signed by the author. California. Photo available. Clovis. Word Dancer. 2000. 179 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
194254 - Purchase

Amesbury, Dr. Robert. Eagle Lake. Inscribed by the author. California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1971. 172 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Theodora Selk Sincerely Dr. Robert Amesbury". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208341 - Purchase

Amsden, Charles Avery. Navaho Weaving. Its Technic and History. Photo available. Glorieta. The Rio Grande Press. 1974. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding color plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
193064 - Purchase

Anaya, Rudolro A. Bless Me, Ultima. A Novel. Photo available. Berkeley. Tonatiuh-Quinto Sol 1990. 249 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201524 - Purchase

Andersen, Joe S. Sam Browne: Forgotten Patriot. Signed by the author. Photo available. Azusa. Azusa Pacific University. 1982. 22 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208018 - Purchase

Anderson, Andy. The Life and Times of Andy Anderson. Photo available. Fairplay. Park County Local History Archives. 2013. 67 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211245 - Purchase

Anderson, Bernice G. Indian Sleep-Man Tales. Authentic Legends of the Otoe Tribe. Photo available. New York. Bramhall House. c. 1940. 145 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by Sears Frank. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
115963 - Purchase

Anderson, Burton. A Native Son's History of the Central Coast. Photo available. Salinas. Monterey County Historical Society. 2010. 176 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
202120 - Purchase

Anderson, Charles Roberts (ed). Journal of a Cruise to the Pacific Ocean, 1842-1844, in the Frigate United States. With Notes on Herman Melville. Photo available. Durham. Duke University Press. 1937. 143 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (spine lightly sunned). $45
207508 - Purchase

Anderson, John. Southwestern American Literature. A Bibliography. Chicago. Swallow Press. 1980. 445 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near (very light rubbing) fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
103091 - Purchase

Anderson, Susanne & David Brower. Song of the Earth Spirit. Photo available. San Francisco. McGraw Hill. 1973. 127 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (small owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
177766 - Purchase

Anderson, William A. Bill's Big Bonanza. The Autobiography of a Third-Grade Dropout Who Came to Build, Own and Operate the Worlds' Most Famous Ranch. Photo available. np. Self published. 2003. 151 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
203459 - Purchase

Andrews, John R. The Ghost Towns of Amador. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211281 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph W. Curtis' Western Indians. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1962. 176 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195604 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph W. Indians as the Westerners Saw Them. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1963. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (jacket slightly shorter than book) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
189724 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph W. Indians as the Westerners Saw Them. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. 1963. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211554 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Curtis' Western Indians. The Life and Works of Edward S. Curtis. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1962. 176 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
189555 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Glory Days of Logging. Action in the Big Woods, British Columbia to California. Photo available. Atglen. Schiffer. 1994. 176 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200881 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Glory Days of Logging. Action in the Big Woods, British Columbia to California. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. 1956. 176 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
211347 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Heroes of the Western Woods. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1960. 192 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211254 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Indian Primitive. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. c. 1960. 175 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189718 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Photographers of the Frontier West. Their Lives and Works. 1875 to 1915. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1965. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light fading to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
211297 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Picture Gallery Pioneers. First Photographers of the West. New York. Bonanza Books. 1964. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
131596 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Picture Gallery Pioneers. First Photographers of the West. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1964. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (slight fading to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211639 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Redwood Classic. Exeter. Schiffer. 1985. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
185003 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Redwood Classic. Panorama of a Century. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1958. 174 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
202232 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Redwood Classic. Panorama of a Century. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1958. 174 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204053 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. This Was Logging. Selected Photographs of Darius Kinsey. Photo available. West Chester. Schiffer. 1984. 157 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199370 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. This Was Logging. Selected Photographs of Darius Kinsey. Photo available. West Chester. Schiffer. 1984. 157 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
204731 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. This Was Sawmilling. Sawdust Sagas of the Western Mills. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1962. 176 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
200879 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. This Was Sawmilling. Sawdust Sagas of the Western Mills. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. 1957. 176 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211346 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Timber. Toil and Trouble in The Big Woods. Photo available. Exton. Schiffer. 1984. 182 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199379 - Purchase

Andrews, Ralph. Timber. Toil and Trouble in The Big Woods. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1968. 182 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
211032 - Purchase

Annerino, John. People of Legend. Native Americans of the Southwest. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1996. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173461 - Purchase

Ansari, Mary B. Carson City Place Names. The Names of Old Ormsby County, Nevada. Photo available. Reno. Camp Nevada. 1995. 68 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211524 - Purchase

Apostol, Jame. Centennial. The South Pasadena Public Library. Its First Hundred Years. 1895-1995. Photo available. South Pasadena. The Zamorano Club. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1995. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. The Zamorano Club Keepsake laid in. Fine copy. $50
207103 - Purchase

Apostol, Jane & Walter Judson. Painting with Light. A Centennial History of the Judson Studios. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Historic Society of Southern California. 1997. 138 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
209564 - Purchase

Apostol, Jane. Duncan Gleason. Artist, Athlete, and Author. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 2003. 150 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206903 - Purchase

Apostol, Jane. El Alisal. Where History Lingers. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1994. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Signed "Jane Aposol Ward Ritchie". Fine copy in fine slip case. $40
207974 - Purchase

Apostol, Jane. The Historic Society of Southern California. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Historic Society of Southern California. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1991. 171 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. Signed by Jane Apostol and Ward Ritchie. Fine copy in fine slip case. $225
208279 - Purchase

Appler, A.C. The Younger Brothers. The Life, Character, and Daring Exploits of the Youngers, The Notorious Bandits Who Rode with Jesse James and William Clarke Quantrell. Photo available. New York. Frederick Fell, Pub. 1955. 245 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in faded, lightly edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $30
201308 - Purchase

Appleton, Le Roy. American Indian Design and Decoration. Formally Indian Art of the Americas. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1971. 277 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
160007 - Purchase

Arbuckle, Clyde & Ralph Rambo. Santa Clara Co. Ranchos. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. San Jose. Self published. Harlan Young Press. 1968. 47 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies, number 7. Inscribed by the illustrator "Ralph Rambo December 1968". Map in rear pocket. Very scarce. Fine copy. $150
208855 - Purchase

Arbuckle, Clyde. Clyde Arbuckle's History of San Jose. Inscribed by the author. Chronicling San Jose's Founding as California's Earliest Pueblo in 1777, Through Exciting and Tumultuous History Which Paved the Way to Today's Metropolitan San Jose. Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1985. 537 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Dear Tony and Janet: Herin described in part is San Jose, the garden city - as I once knew it. Albert Mar 4, 1986". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
194835 - Purchase

Arbuckle, Clyde. Clyde Arbuckle's History of San Jose. Inscribed by the author. Chronicling San Jose's Founding as California's Earliest Pueblo in 1777, Through Exciting and Tumultuous History Which Paved the Way to Today's Metropolitan San Jose. Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1985. 537 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light spotting top edge). $45
208177 - Purchase

Archuleta, Kay & Joe Seney. The Brannan Saga. Early Calistoga. Signed by the author and illustrator. Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1977. 162 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Order forms laid in. Signed by the author and illustrator. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208190 - Purchase

Archuleta, Kay. The Brannan Saga. Early Calistoga (inscribed by author). Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1977. 162 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy (owner name on end paper) in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
177579 - Purchase

Archuleta, Kay. The Brannan Saga. Early Calistoga (signed by the author and artist). Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1977. 162 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Signed by the author and Joe Seney". Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $25
193046 - Purchase

Archuleta, Kay. The Brannan Saga. Early Calistoga (signed by the author and artist). Photo available. San Jose. Smith McKay. 1977. 162 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Signed by the author, Fine copy (small name on end paper). $25
194766 - Purchase

Arkin, Michael and Franklin Laskin. From the Depth of the Mines Came the Law. Signed by Authors. Photo available. Clovis. Word Dancer. 2000. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by both authors. Fine copy. $20
207119 - Purchase

Armer, Laura Adams. Southwest. Photo available. London. Longmans, Green and Co. 1935. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
187872 - Purchase

Armer, Laura. Dark Circle of Branches. Photo available. New York. Longmans, Green and co. 1933. 212 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $20
176777 - Purchase

Armitage, Susan. The Women's West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189912 - Purchase

Armstrong, Alice Catt. Who's Who in California. 200th Anniversary Edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Who's Who Historical Society. 1968. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
183484 - Purchase

Armstrong, Joe E. Tales of a Fledgling Homestead. Photo available. Sebastopol. Misty Hill Press. 1985. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
184769 - Purchase

Armstrong, Lance. Echoes of Yesterday. Elk Grove. An Inside View of Historic Sites. Photo available. Oakland. Regent Press. 2006. 374 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition number 339/500 copies. Fine copy. $75
193657 - Purchase

Armstrong, Lance. Echoes of Yesterday. Inscribed by the author. Elk Grove. An Inside View of Historic Sites. Photo available. Oakland. Regent Press. 2006. 374 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bill - Hope you enjoy reading about the history of Elk Grove. I appreciate your interest in local history and roller skating! Best wishes, Lance Armstrong". Fine copy. $30
194336 - Purchase

Armstrong, Robert D. Nevada Printing History. A Bibliography of Imprints & Publications, 1858-1880. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1981. 421 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193426 - Purchase

Armstrong, Robert D. Nevada Printing History. A Bibliography of Imprints & Publications, 1858-1880. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1981. 421 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207058 - Purchase

Armstrong, Robert D. Nevada Printing History. A Bibliography of Imprints & Publications, 1881-1890. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1991. 403 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207059 - Purchase

Armstrong, William Patrick. Fred Harvey. Creator of Western Hospitality. Photo available. Bellemont. Canyonlands. 2000. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189978 - Purchase

Arnold, Anthony & Rich Radigonda. Suisun Marsh History. Inscribed by the author and illustrator. Hunting and Saving a Wetland. Photo available. Marina. Self published. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author and illustrator. Fine copy. $85
210610 - Purchase

Arnold, Bion J. Report of the Improvement and Development of the Transportation Facilities of San Francisco. Submitted to The Mayor and the Board of Supervisors. City of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. City of San Francisco. 1913. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps and plates. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light sunning to spine). $75
208278 - Purchase

Arnold, Mary Ellicott. In the Land of the Grasshopper Song. A Story of Two Girls in Indian Country in 1908-09. Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 1957. 313 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (owner inscription) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209536 - Purchase

Arreola, Daniel D. Tejano South Texas. In shrinkwrap. A Mexican American Cultural Province. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 2002. Octavo. Soft cover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in shrinkwrap. $20
184703 - Purchase

Arriaga, Juan. The Voyage of the Frigate Princesa to Southern California In 1782. As Recorded in the Logs of Juan Pantoja y Arriaga and Estaban Jose Martinez. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Mission Archive library. 1982. 178 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
206471 - Purchase

Asbury, Herbert. The Barbary Coast. An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld. Photo available. Long Beach. Brown and Nourse. 1949. Octavo. Hard cover. New edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177012 - Purchase

Ashabranner, Brent. Morning Star, Black Sun. The Northern Cheyenne Indians and America's Energy Crisis. Photo available. New York. Dodd, Mead & Co. 1982. 154 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198383 - Purchase

Ashbaugh, Don. Nevada's Turbulent Yesterday... A Study in Ghost Towns. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1963. 346 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210577 - Purchase

Ashley, Beth. Marin. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1993. 118 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Hal Lauritzen. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
205092 - Purchase

Ashley, Beth. Marin. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1993. 118 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Hal Lauritzen. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light fading to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212059 - Purchase

Ashton, Sharron Standifer. Indians and Intruders. Volume II. (Oklahoma, Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, etc.). Photo available. Norman. Ashton. 1997. 121 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
187188 - Purchase

Athearn, Robert. The Mythic West in Twentieth-Century American. Photo available. Lawrenceville. University of Kansas Press. 1986. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
167281 - Purchase

Athearn, Robert. William Tecumseh Sherman and the Settlement of the West. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1995. 371 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
160371 - Purchase

Atherton, Faxon Dean & Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. (ed). The California Diary of Faxon Dean Atherton. 1836-1839 (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1964. 246 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Folding maps, manuscript facsimiles and line drawings. Edited by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr.vs Fine copy in fine (very light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193405 - Purchase

Atherton, Faxon Dean & Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. (ed). The California Diary of Faxon Dean Atherton. Signed, limited edition. 1836-1839. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1964. 246 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding maps, manuscript facsimiles and line drawings. Edited by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Limited edition of 325 copies, number 60. Signed "Doyce B, Nunis Jr". Fine copy in glassine, in fine slip case. $125
208705 - Purchase

Atherton, Faxon Dean & Malcolm Edwards (ed). The California Diary of Faxon Dean Atherton. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1964. 184 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
208731 - Purchase

Atherton, Gertrude. My San Francisco. A Wayward Biography. Photo available. Indianapolis. Bobbs-Merrill. 1946. 334 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine (name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
209003 - Purchase

Atherton, Gertrude. Rezanov. First edition. Photo available. New York. The Authors and Newspapers Association. 1906. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition "Special Edition". Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $65
209493 - Purchase

Atkins, Elizabeth Howard. The Treasure Chest of the Medranos. Santa Barbara. Wallace Hebberd. 1927. 79 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrations by James S. Bodrero. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138183 - Purchase

Atkins, Patti. Reflections of the Inn. Signed by the author. Historic Sheridan Inn House of 69 Gables. np. Hawks Press. 1994. 147 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
198836 - Purchase

Atkinson, Max & Bonnie. History of Yellowstone-St. Anthony Idaho Stake. 1909 to 1986. Photo available. St. Anthony. Self published. 1986. 550 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
203601 - Purchase

Austin, H. Russell. The Wisconsin Story. The Building of a Vanguard State. np. Milwaukee Journal. 1965. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (chip on spine top) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138961 - Purchase

Austin, K.A. The Lights of Cobb and Co. The Story of the Frontier Coaches, 1854-1924. Photo available. Sydney. Rigby Limited. 1967. 228 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193495 - Purchase

Austin, Mary & Melody Graulich (ed). Western Trails. A Collection of Short Stories by Mary Austin. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1987. 309 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207906 - Purchase

Austin, Mary. Lost Borders. Photo available. New York. Harper and Brothers Pub. 1909. 209 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $125
200205 - Purchase

Austin, Mary. The Flock. Signed by the author. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1906. 266 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition? (no date on title page). Illustrated by E. Boyd Smith. Important reference work. Signed by Mary Austin. Fine copy. $225
200208 - Purchase

Austin, Steven A. (ed). Grand Canyon. Monument to Catastrophe. Photo available. Santee. Institute for Creation Research. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
177124 - Purchase

Autry, George and Marie. Windy Joe's Store (Christmas card). np. Self published. nd. 12mo. Soft cover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
118925 - Purchase

Avella, Steven A. Charles K. McClatchy and the Golden Era of American Journalism. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Columbia. University of Missoura Press. 2016. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bill with regards, Steve M. Avella". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
197866 - Purchase

Awiakta, Marilou. Selu. Seeking the Corn-Mother's Wisdom. Golden. Fulcrum. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy. Owner name on end paper. $15
130434 - Purchase

Axelrod, Alan & Dan Fox. Songs of the Wild West. Photo available. New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190549 - Purchase

Axelrod, Alan. Chronicle of the Indian Wars. From Colonial Times to Wounded Knee. Photo available. New York. Prentice-Hall. 1993. 280 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182705 - Purchase

Ayers, Colonel James J. Gold and Sunshine: Reminiscences of Early California. Photo available. Boston. Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press. 1922. 359 pps. Index. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light sunning to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207749 - Purchase

Babbit, Bruce E. Color and Light. The Southwest Canvases of Louis Akin. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1988. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189917 - Purchase

Babcock, Barbara A. Daughters of The Desert. Women Anthropologists and the Native American Southwest. 1880-1980. An Illustrated Catalogue. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1988. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189898 - Purchase

Baccari, Alessandro Jr. San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Charleston. Arcadia Pub. 2006. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George - With best wishes! Alessandro Baccari Jr.". Fine copy. $40
206528 - Purchase

Bache, Major Hartman. Early West Coast Lighthouses. Eight Drawings and Paintings. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1964. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209240 - Purchase

Backhouse, Frances. Women of the Klondike. Photo available. Vancouver. Whitecap. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
162350 - Purchase

Backus, Harriet Fish. Tomboy Bride. A Woman's Personal Account of Life in Mining Camps of the West. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett. 1977. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211323 - Purchase

Bacon, Chyrle. The Diary of Miss Wild West. Inscribed by the author. A True Story. Photo available. np. Self published. 2013. 103 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Mia & Ethan Don't give-up your dreams! (cowgirl hat) Cowgirl Chyrle 2014". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
201985 - Purchase

Bacon, Daniel. Walking San Francisco on the Barbary Coast Trail. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Quicksilver Press. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
209712 - Purchase

Baegert, Johann Jakob, S.J. Observation in Lower California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1952. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206560 - Purchase

Baer, Morley, David Rains & Wallace Stegner. The Wilder Shore. San Francisco. Sierra Club. Yolla Bolly Press. 1984. Folio. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Morley Baer. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183357 - Purchase

Baer, Warren. The Duke of Sacramento... Photo available. San Francisco. Grabhorn Press. 1934. 78 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 550 copies. Fine copy. $45
206337 - Purchase

Bagley, Will (ed). A Road From El Dorado. Signed by the editor. The 1848 Trail Journal of Ephraim Green. Photo available. Salt Lake City. The Prairie Dog Press. 1991. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 274 copies, number 105. Errata slip laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
212141 - Purchase

Bagley, Will. Blood of the Prophets. Brigham Young and the Massacre at Mount Meadows. Photo available. Norman University of Oklahoma Press. 2002. 493 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition (number line starts with 2). Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191985 - Purchase

Bagley, Will. Blood of the Prophets. Brigham Young and the Massacre at Mountain Meadows. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2002. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light stain on front panel). $25
185127 - Purchase

Bahti, Tom. An Introduction to Southwestern Indian Arts & Crafts. Flagstaff. KC Pub. 1966. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $15
156156 - Purchase

Bailey, L.R. The Long Walk. A History of the Navajo Wars. 1846-68. Photo available. Pasadena. Westernlore Publications. 1978. 254 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
188988 - Purchase

Bailey, Lynn R. Supplying the Mining World: The Mining Equipment Manufacturers of San Francisco., 1850-1900. Photo available. Tucson. Westernlore Press. 1996. 133 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207083 - Purchase

Bailey, Lynn R. Supplying the Mining World: The Mining Equipment Manufacturers of San Francisco., 1850-1900. Photo available. Tucson. Westernlore Press. 1996. 133 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
211398 - Purchase

Bailey, Paul. Polygamy was Better than Monotony (Mormon). Inscribed by the author. To My Grandfathers and Their Plural Wives. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1972. 200 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Walt Wheelock - Fellow Author - Fellow Publisher - Fellow Westerner - Fellow Knight of the E.C.V. - Fellow "Saint" - and Cherished Friend. With my good wish - Sincerely Paul Bailey". Rare in this condition and signed Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
207966 - Purchase

Bailey, Richard C. Explorations in Kern. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1959. 81 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206554 - Purchase

Bailey, Richard C. Heritage of Kern. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1957. 110 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206553 - Purchase

Bailey, Richard C. Kern County Place Names. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1967. 28 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206373 - Purchase

Bailey, Richard. An Illustrated History of Bakersfield. Photo available. Woodland Hills. Windsor Pub. 1984. 159 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208213 - Purchase

Bailey, Ronald. Frozen in Silver. The Life & Frontier Photography of P.E. Larson. Photo available. Athens. Ohio University Press. 1998. 287 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211553 - Purchase

Baird, Joseph Armstrong, Jr. San Francisco Architecture. Time's Wondrous Changes. 1776-1915. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1962. 67 pps. + photos. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
205825 - Purchase

Baird, Newton & Robert Greenwood. An Annotated Bibliography of California Fiction. 1664-1970. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Georgetown. Talisman Literary Research. 1971. 521 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
205812 - Purchase

Baird, P.J. (ed). From Out of the West. Messages from Western Pulpits. Stockton. Lantern Press. 1962. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (several edge chips) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138783 - Purchase

Baird, P.J. (ed). From Out of the West. Messages from Western Pulpits. Photo available. Stockton. Lantern Press. 1962. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
139082 - Purchase

Baker, E.D. & Oscar T. Schuck (ed). Eloquence of The Far West. No. I. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1899. 336 pps. Small Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light discoloring to spine and boards). $125
212137 - Purchase

Baker, Laura Nelson. Ground Afire. The Story of the Death Valley National Monument. Photo available. New York. Atheneum. 1971. 166 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209434 - Purchase

Baker, Pearl. The Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (remainder mark bottom edge). $20
176951 - Purchase

Baker, Will. Backward. An Essay on Indians, Time, & Photography. Photo available. Berkeley. North Atlantic Books. 1983. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
177316 - Purchase

Bakken, Gordon Morris (ed). Law in the Western United States. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2000. 560 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206995 - Purchase

Bakken, Gordon Morris. Practicing Law in Frontier California. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1991. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
208231 - Purchase

Bakker, Dona (Stanley) & Ralph Milton Ingols. St. Helena High School. Signed by the authors. Cirque 1940-1972. An Age of Maturity & Achievement. Photo available. Napa. Pastime Pub. 2008. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199586 - Purchase

Bakker, Elna. The Great Southwest. The Story of a Land and Its People. Palo Alto. American West Pub. 1972. 288 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138339 - Purchase

Balaam, Dorothy Ross (ed) John Simpson Ross II. A Pioneer Lumberman's Story. Autobiography of John Simpson Ross II. Photo available. Ukiah. Mendocino County Historic Society. 1991. 42 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211217 - Purchase

Baldridge, M. A Reminiscence of the Parker H. French Expedition through Texas & Mexico to California in the Spring of 1850. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1959. 52 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies, number 292. Fine copy. $125
207647 - Purchase

Baldwin, Gordon. The Apache Indians. Raiders of the Southwest. Photo available. New York. Four Winds Press. 1978. 221 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition (number line begins with "2"). Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light rubbing) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177731 - Purchase

Ball, Geo. S. "Go West Young Man". Stories of the Pioneers. Photo available. np. Self published. Greeley Tribune. 1969. 248 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
203063 - Purchase

Ball, Larry D. The United States Marshals of New Mexico and Arizona Territories, 1846-1912. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1982. 315 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
194076 - Purchase

Ballantine, Bill. High West. Chicago. Rand McNally & Co. 1969. 303 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear, slight fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
157430 - Purchase

Ballard, Margaret. Coal Mining in The Mt. Diablo Region. Masters Degree Thesis. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1931. 96 pps. 4to. Stiff folder. Photo on cover. First edition. Carbon copy manuscript. Important reference work. Signed (in copy) by Herbert E. Bolton. Very rare. About one half of spine edge showing chew marks. $150
209502 - Purchase

Ballinger, Patrick. The Lure of the West. The Carl S. Dentzel Collection of Western American Art. Photo available. Phoenix. Phoenix Art Museum. 1967. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189886 - Purchase

Bamford, Georgia Loring. Six Racy Madams of Colorado (prostitution). Boulder. Johnson Pub. 1975. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
123904 - Purchase

Bamford, Georgia Loring. Six Racy Madams of Colorado (prostitution). Photo available. Boulder. Johnson Pub. 1965. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $15
211369 - Purchase

Bamford, Georgia Loring. The Immortal San Franciscans, For Whom the Streets Were Named. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1971. 244 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (sunning to covers) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163321 - Purchase

Bamford, Georgia Loring. The Mystery of Jack London. Some of His Friends. Also a Few Letters. A Reminiscence. Photo available. Oakland. Self published. 1931. 255 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (edge chips) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207250 - Purchase

Bancroft, Anne. The Memorable Lives of Bummer & Lazarus (Citizens of San Francisco). 185? - 1865. Signed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1939. 26 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Signed by the author. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207651 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Denver's Lively Past. Signed by the author. From a Wild and Woolly Camp to Queen City of the Plains. Photo available. Denver. Bancroft Booklets. 1959. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Near fine copy (light rubbing to covers). $20
211365 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Famous Aspen. Its Fabulous Past - Its Lively Present. Photo available. Denver. Bancroft Booklets. 1978. 56 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211327 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Glenwood's Early Glamor. Photo available. Denver. Bancroft Booklets. 1958. 24 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211364 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Historic Central City. Its Exciting Present and Spectacular Past. Photo available. Denver. The Golden Press. 1953. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Governor of Colorado Edwin C. Johnson book plate. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211368 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Silver Queen. The Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor. Photo available. Denver. The Golden Press. 1955. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211366 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown. Photo available. Denver. The Golden Press. 1956. 40 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Governor of Colorado Edwin C. Johnson book plate. Fine copy. $20
211367 - Purchase

Bancroft, Caroline. Unique Ghost Towns and Mountain Spots. Photo available. Boulder. Johnson Publishing. 1978. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211326 - Purchase

Bancroft, Hubert Howe & Everett Gordon Hager (ed). The Zamorano Index to History of California. 2 volumes. Photo available. Los Angeles. University of Southern California. 1985. 759 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Fine set. $125
207792 - Purchase

Bancroft, Hubert Howe & Joe Sullivan. History of the Life of Leland Stanford. A Character Study. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1952. 235 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Limited edition of 7.50 copies. Signed "Joe Sullivan". Fine copy. $40
207198 - Purchase

Bancroft, Hubert Howe. Index to Chronicles of the Builders of the Commonwealth. Historical Character Study. Volumes I. to VIIl, Inclusive Photo available. San Francisco. The History Company. [1892]. 281 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $50
193358 - Purchase

Bancroft, Hubert Howe. The New Pacific. New York. Bancroft Company. 1915. 549 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
106362 - Purchase

Bancroft-Hunt, Norman. People of the Totem. Photo available. New York. Peter Bedrick Books. 1988. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189629 - Purchase

Bancroft-Hunt, Norman. Warriors. Warfare and The Native American Indian. Photo available. London. Salamander Book. 1995. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189660 - Purchase

Bancrott, Caroling. Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure. Photo available. np. Self published. 1961. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211201 - Purchase

Bancrott, Caroling. The Brown Palace in Denver. Hotel of Plush, Power and Presidents. Photo available. np. Self published. 1955. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211200 - Purchase

Bandelier, Adolf F. & Charles F. Lummis. The Delight Makers. Photo available. New York. Dodd, Mead and Company. 1957. 490 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear, closed tear on rear panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
185931 - Purchase

Bandini, Don Arturo and Gladys Louise Williams. Navidad; A Christmas Day With the Early California's and Pastorela; A Shepherd's Play, Translated, With a Note. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1958. 49 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light soiling to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
206262 - Purchase

Bandini, Jose & Doris Marion Wright (trans.). A Description of California in 1828. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1951. 52 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 400 copies. Rare. Letter from Bancroft Library laid in. Fine copy. $75
205704 - Purchase

Bangs, E. Geoffrey. Portals West. Limited edition. A Folio of Late Nineteenth Century Architecture in California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1960. 86 pps. + 36 plates. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies, number 128. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light spotting on top edge) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209825 - Purchase

Bangs, E. Geoffrey. Portals West. Limited edition. A Folio of Late Nineteenth Century Architecture in California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1960. 86 pps. + 36 plates. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies, number 63. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light spotting on top edge) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
211752 - Purchase

Banks, Charles Eugene. The History of the San Francisco Disaster and Mount Vesuvius Horror. Salesman Dummy. Photo available. np. np. 1906. Octavo. Hardcover. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Salesman Dummy. Fine copy (very light foxing). $50
212222 - Purchase

Banks, Charles Eugene. The History of the San Francisco Disaster and Mount Vesuvius Horror. Salesman Dummy. Photo available. np. np. 1906. 464 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light foxing). $50
212224 - Purchase

Banks, Homer. The Story of San Clemente. The Spanish Village. Photo available. San Clemente. El Heraldo de San Clemente. 1930. 79 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
212205 - Purchase

Barbeau, Marius. Indian Days on The Western Prairies. Bulletin No. 163. Photo available. Ottawa. National Museum of Canada. 1959. 234 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209793 - Purchase

Barich, Bill & Therese Hayman. Picturing California. A Century of Photographic Genius. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1989. 152 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210133 - Purchase

Barker, Malcolm E. Three Fearful Days. San Francisco's Memories of the 1906 Earthquake & Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Londonborn Pub. 1998. 336 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203032 - Purchase

Barker, Malcolm E. Three Fearful Days. Signed by the author. San Francisco's Memories of the 1906 Earthquake & Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Londonborn Pub. 2006. 333 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208573 - Purchase

Barlee, N.L. Similkameen. The Pictograph Country. British Columbia, Canada. Photo available. Summerland. Self published. 1978. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
203933 - Purchase

Barnes, Dr. Ian. The Historical Atlas of Native Americans. 150 Maps Chronicle the Fascinating and Tragic Story of North America's Indigenous Peoples. Photo available. New York. Chartwell. 2012. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190324 - Purchase

Barnes, Dwight H. Miners, Lumberjacks & Cowboys. A History of Eastern Madera County. Photo available. Oakhurst. Sierra Historic Sites Assn. 2001. 103 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211024 - Purchase

Barnes, Dwight H. The Greening of Paradise Valley. Where the Land Owns the Water and the Power. The First 100 Years of the Modesto Irrigation District. Photo available. Modesto. Modesto Irrigation District. 1987. 172 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
202657 - Purchase

Barnes, Dwight H. The Greening of Paradise Valley. Where the Land Owns the Water and the Power. The First 100 Years of the Modesto Irrigation District. Photo available. Modesto. Modesto Irrigation District. 1987. 172 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
206998 - Purchase

Barnes, Dwight H. The Greening of Paradise Valley. Where the Land Owns the Water and the Power. The First 100 Years of the Modesto Irrigation District. Photo available. Modesto. Modesto Irrigation District. 1987. 172 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210837 - Purchase

Barnes, James T. & Press Tribune. Canyon County. A Treasure of Land & Its People. Vol. II. Idaho. County history. Photo available. Nampa. Idaho Press-Tribune. nd. 156 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
201549 - Purchase

Barnes, Will C. Arizona Place Names. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1979. 519 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Seventh revised and enlarged edition. Illustrated. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
193339 - Purchase

Barney, John Rodney. "Looking Back". Inscribed by the author. My True Memories. From 1908-1996 as Told by a "Real Cowboy". John Rodney Barney. Photo available. Sacramento. Griffin Pub. 1996. 356 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Uncle Wayne 1997 John R. Barney Meeker colo." Fine copy (small stain bottom, fore edge). $40
201859 - Purchase

Barnhart, Jacqueline Baker. The Fair but Frail. Prostitution in San Francisco. 1849-1900. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1986. 136 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208285 - Purchase

Barns, George C. Denver. The Man. The Life, Letters and Public Papers of The Lawyer, Soldier and Statesman. Photo available. Wilmington. Self published. 1950. 372 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
206588 - Purchase

Barras, Judy. The Long Road to Tehachapi. Photo available. Bakersfield. Sierra. 1978. 231 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light staining along bottom edge). $20
204589 - Purchase

Barrett, Ellen C. Baja California II. 1535-1964. A Bibliography Historical, Geographical and Scientific Literature Relating to the Peninsula of Baja California and the the Adjacent Islands in the Gulf of California and the Pacific Ocean. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westerlore Press. 1967. 250 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 550 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper (closed tear). $75
206116 - Purchase

Barrett, Ellen C. Baja California. 1535-1964. A Bibliography Historical, Geographical and Scientific Literature Relating to the Peninsula of Baja California and the the Adjacent Islands in the Gulf of California and the Pacific Ocean. Photo available. Los Angeles. Bennett & Marshall. 1957. 285 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $225
206095 - Purchase

Barrett, S.A. Myths of the Southern Sierra Miwok. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1919. 28 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
207052 - Purchase

Barrows, Wray. A History of Folsom. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. 1995. 84 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
202755 - Purchase

Barry, T. A. and B. A. Patten. Men and Memories of San Francisco In the "Spring of 50." Photo available. [San Francisco] np. [A.L. Bancroft & Company] Kessinger Legacy Reprints. [1873] nd. 296 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. According to Cowan, this book presents "a most brilliant panorama of the times." Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very small dent on bottom edge). $30
202639 - Purchase

Barry, T. A. and B. A. Patten. San Francisco, California. 1850. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1947. 296 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition of 650 copies. Material is present in rear pocket. Includes The Barry and Patten Index. Fine copy in near fine (very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $60
207309 - Purchase

Barsaleau, Richard. View from Rider's Rest. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Auburn. Self published. 2004. 98 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "May you always have good horse trails! Dick Barsaleau DVM". Fine copy. $50
205486 - Purchase

Barsotti, Joan Barton. Okei-san. A Girl's Journey, Japan to California, 1868-1871. Photo available. Camino. Barsotti Books. 2010. 137 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201457 - Purchase

Barthelme, Marion K. Women in the Texas Populist Movement. Letters to the Southern Mercury. College Station. Texas A & M University Press. 1997. 248 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
116097 - Purchase

Bartlett, W.P. More Happenings in California. A Series of Sketches of the Great California Out-of-Doors. Volume II. Photo available. Boston. Christopher Pub. 1928. 225 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
197882 - Purchase

Basten, Fred E. Santa Monica Bay. The First 100 Years. A Pictorial History of Santa Monica, Venice, Ocean Park, Pacific Palisades, Topanga & Malibu. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dougls-West Publishers. 1974. 228 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Folding plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
203251 - Purchase

Bastian, Beverly Wright. A Pictorial History of Belvedere. 1890-1990. A California Island Town. Photo available. Belvedere-Tiburon. The Landmark Society. 1990. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207883 - Purchase

Bateman, Ronald. Wendover. Winds of Change. A History. Photo available. np. Self published. 2004. 264 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
203875 - Purchase

Bateson, Charles. Gold Fleet for California. Forty Niners from Australia and New Zealand (Gold Rush). Photo available. East Lansing. Michigan State University Press. 1963. 144 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
208115 - Purchase

Baucus, Jean. Helena. Her Historic Homes (Montana). Photo available. Helea. J.G. Publications. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated by Gayle Shanahan. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203427 - Purchase

Bauer, Arnold J. The Search for the Codex Cardona. Inscribed by the author. On the Trail of a Sixteenth-Century Mexican Treasure. Photo available. Durham. Duke University Press. 2009. 181 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Dec '09 AJBauer". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
207856 - Purchase

Bauer, Erwin. Photographing the West. A State by State Guide. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1980. 204 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101116 - Purchase

Bauer, Helen & Don Freeman. California Indian Days. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1968. 4to. Hardcover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196756 - Purchase

Baumgartner, Jerome W. Rancho Santa Margarita Remembered. On Oral History. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Fithian Press. 1989. 170 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208253 - Purchase

Baumgartner, Jerome W. Rancho Santa Margarita Remembered. On Oral History. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Fithian Press. 1989. 170 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210522 - Purchase

Baur, John E. The Health Seekers of Southern California, 1870-1900. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1959. 202 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208117 - Purchase

Bauver, Robert. Navajo and Pueblo Earrings. 1850-1945. Inscribed by Gallegos. Collected by Robert V. Gallegos. Photo available. Albuquerque. Rio Grande Books. 2007. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed "To my good friend Skip Gentry Robert Gallegos 8/7/06". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189915 - Purchase

Baxter, Don. Gateways to California. San Francisco. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. 1968. 47 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
121993 - Purchase

Baxter, Norman. A Line on Texas. Photo available. Houston. Lone Star Books. 1980. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
203261 - Purchase

Beagle, Peter. The California Feeling. A Personal View. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1971. 256 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
114520 - Purchase

Beahrs, Andrew. Twain's Feast. Searching for America's Lost Foods in the Footsteps of Samuel Clemens. Photo available. New York. Penguin Press. 2010. 323 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207674 - Purchase

Beal, Laurence. The Carson Mansion. America's Finest Victorian Home and the Man Who Built It. Photo available. Eureka. Times Printing. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211516 - Purchase

Bear, Dorothy. A Tour of Mendocino. Thirty-two Historic Buildings Along the Streets of Mendocino. Photo available. Mendocino. Bored Feet Pub. 1992. 32 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197897 - Purchase

Bear, Dorothy. A Tour of Mendocino. Thirty-two Historic Buildings Along the Streets of Mendocino. Photo available. Mendocino. Bored Feet Publications. 1992. 32 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211504 - Purchase

Bear, Dorothy. Mendocino - Book Two. Photo available. Mendocino. Bear & Stebbins. 1977. 76 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211132 - Purchase

Bear, Dorothy. Westport. Mendocino Historical Review. Volume IV, Number 4. Photo available. Mendocino. Mendocino Historical Research. Summer, 1978. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211507 - Purchase

Beard, John. Saddles East. Horseback Over the Old Oregon Trail. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1949. 181 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (light staining along spine edge). $20
142873 - Purchase

Beard, John. Saddles East. Inscribed by the author. Horseback Over the Old Oregon Trail. Photo available. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1949. 181 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Dr. W.S. Aldrish, It is good to set your line into the sunrise and ride, and ride, and ride, Chaplain John W. Beard". Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204103 - Purchase

Beatie, Russel H. Saddles. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1990. 391 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203947 - Purchase

Beattie, George William & Helen. Heritage of the Valley. San Bernardino's First Century. Photo available. Pasadena. San Pasqual Press. 1939. 459 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy. $100
208787 - Purchase

Becher, Edmund. Spokane Corona. Eras & Empires. Spokane. Self published. 1974. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138288 - Purchase

Bechtel, W.A. & Robert Ingram. A Builder and His Family. 1898-1948. Photo available. San Francisco. Privately Printed. 1949. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $150
207700 - Purchase

Beck, Doreen. Collecting Country & Western Americana. London. Hamlyn. 1975. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
107655 - Purchase

Beck, Doreen. Collecting Country & Western Americana. London. Hamlyn. 1975. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193055 - Purchase

Beck, Steve. Yosemite Trout Fishing Guide. Including the Eastern Sierra. Photo available. Portland. Frank Amato. 1995. 158 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
201521 - Purchase

Beck, Warren A. & Ynez D. Hasse. Historical Atlas of The American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203494 - Purchase

Becker, Ethel A. A Treasury of Alaskana. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1973. 183 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193651 - Purchase

Becker, Robert H. Disenos of California Ranchos. Maps of Thirty-Seven Land Grants (1822-1846). From the Records of The United States District Court. San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1964. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding maps Important reference work. Fine copy. $500
207283 - Purchase

Becker, Robert H. Thomas Christy's Road Across the Plains. A Guide to the Route From Mormon Crossing, Now Omaha, Nebraska, to the City of Sacramento, California. Via the North Side of the Platte River to Fort Laramie; Thence to Casper, Wyoming; Following the Sweetwater River to South Pass,,, Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the Famous Gold Diggings in California... Summer of 1850... Photo available. Denver. Old West Publishing Co. Fred Rosenstock. 1969. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Maps. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206858 - Purchase

Beckham, Stephen Dow. Coos Bay. The Pioneer Period. 1851-1890. Photo available. Coos Bay. Arago Books. 1973. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211142 - Purchase

Beckwourth, James P. The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth. Mountaineer, Scout, and Pioneer in the Great Wild West. The Smiling Pioneer. Photo available. Westwood Village. U.S. Library Association. 1932 [1856]. 87 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $50
206402 - Purchase

Beckwourth, James P. [T.D. Bonner] & Harry Carr. The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth. Mountaineer, Scout, and Pioneer in the Great Wild West. The Smiling Pioneer. Photo available. Los Angeles. The U.S. Library Associatoin. 1932. 87 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
208272 - Purchase

Beckwourth, James P. & T.D. Bonner. The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth. Mountaineer, Scout, and Pioneer in the Great Wild West. The Smiling Pioneer. Photo available. Los Angeles. U.S. Library Assoc. 1932. 67 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207345 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius and Charles Clegg. U.S. West. The Saga of Wells Fargo. New York. Bonanza Books. 1974. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
190016 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius and Charles Clegg. U.S. West. The Saga of Wells Fargo. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1974. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193364 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius and Charles Clegg. U.S. West. The Saga of Wells Fargo. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1949. 320 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210608 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius and Charles Clegg. U.S. West. The Saga of Wells Fargo. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1949. 320 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Lucius Bebe San Francisco. 1958". Fine copy in edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $45
211082 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius. Comstock Commotion. Signed by the author. The Story of the Territorial Enterprise and Virginia City News. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1954. 129 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208608 - Purchase

Beebe, Lucius. San Francisco's Golden Era. Inscribed by the author. A Picture Story of San Francisco Before the Fire. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1960. 255 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Lucius Beebe 1960". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
210151 - Purchase

Beechey, Captain F.W. & Edith M. Coulter (introduction). An Account of a Visit of California. 1826-27. Reprinted from a Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait Performed in His Majesty's Ship Blossom Under the Command of Captain F.W. Beechey, In 1825, '26, '27, '28. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1941. 4to. Gilt decorated vellum spine. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, minor wear at tip of spine). $125
207274 - Purchase

Beers, Terry (ed). Califlora. A Literary Field Guide. Photo available. Berkeley. Heyday Books. 2012. 280 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
210090 - Purchase

Beers, Terry (ed). Gunfight at Mussel Slough. Evolution of a Western Myth. Photo available. Santa Clara. Santa Clara University. Heyday. 2004. 312 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
209661 - Purchase

Beggs, Jacqueline. The Chinese Laborers of Lake Chabot. San Leandro, California. A History of Their Contributions to the Construction of Lake Chabot Dam, 1871-1892. Photo available. Oakland. Alameda County Historic Society. 1997. 27 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
210094 - Purchase

Beilharz, Edwin A. Felipe De Neve; First Governor of California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1971. 194 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
209173 - Purchase

Beilharz, Edwin. We Were 49ers! Chilean Accounts of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie Press. 1976. 230 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179634 - Purchase

Beilharz, Edwin. We Were 49ers! Chilean Accounts of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie Press. 1976. 230 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196862 - Purchase

Beilharz, Edwin. We Were 49ers! Limited edition. Chilean Accounts of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie Press. 1976. 230 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Leather. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 140. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208606 - Purchase

Beitz, Les. Treasury of Frontier Relics. Inscribed by the author. A Collector's Guide. New York. Edwin House. 1966. 246 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy (owner name) in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
139133 - Purchase

Bekeart, Philip. Three Generations. Presentation copy to Alfred Ghiradelli. 1837-1949. Jules Francois Bekeart, A Gunsmith, Philip Baldwin Bekeart, His Son, Philip Kendall Bekeart, His Grandson. Photo available. Oakland. Westgate Press. 1949. 26 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Tipped color frontis piece. Illustrated. Limited edition of 500 copies. Signed by the author. Inscribed by the author "To Alfred Ghiradelli Greetings & regards. Phil K. Bekeart". Signed letter to Alfred Ghiradelli. Alfred Ghirardelli book plate. Limited edition of 500 copies. Rare association copy. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $225
209150 - Purchase

Belden, Josiah. Josiah Belden. 1841. California Overland Pioneer: His Memoir and Early Letters. Photo available. Georgetown. Talisman Press. 1962. 150 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited to 750 copies. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206678 - Purchase

Belden, L. Burr. Death Valley Heroine. And Source Accounts of The 1849 Travelers. Photo available. San Bernardino. Inland Printing. 1954. 78 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212092 - Purchase

Belden, L. Burr. Death Valley to Yosemite: Frontier Mining Camps & Ghost Towns. The Men, The Women, Their Mines & Stories. Photo available. Bishop. Spotted Dog Press. 2005. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine lightly cocked). $15
211352 - Purchase

Belden, L. Burr. Mines of Death Valley. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1966. 72 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
206824 - Purchase

Belk, Fred R. Ollie: A Soldier's Story. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Lima. Fairay Press. 2008. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "8-10-08 To my friend Skip Gentry Many fond memories Best Wishes. Fred H. Belk". Fine copy. $30
189875 - Purchase

Bell, Horace. Reminiscences of a Ranger or Early Times in Southern California. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Wallace Hebberd. 1927. 499 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $150
208679 - Purchase

Bell, Jim. Memories of Tahoe. A Photographic Portfolio from 1920-1959. Photo available. Tahoe City. Self published. 2005. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196724 - Purchase

Bell, Jim. Memories of Tahoe. A Photographic Portfolio from 1920-1959. Photo available. Tahoe City. Self published. 2005. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211062 - Purchase

Bell, Jim. Tahoe's Gilded Age. 1890-1917. A Photographic Portfolio From 1880 to 1919. Photo available. Tahoe City. Self published. 2000. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211381 - Purchase

Bell, Jim. Tahoe's Gilded Age. 1890-1917. A Photographic Portfolio. Photo available. Auburn. El Toyon. 2000. 12 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
190687 - Purchase

Bell, Jim. Tahoe's Gilded Age. 1890-1917. A Photographic Portfolio. Photo available. Auburn. El Toyon. 1988. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
203260 - Purchase

Bell, Major Horace & Dewey and Nola Mosier (eds). Tales of the Trinity. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Weaverville. Trinity County Historic Society. 1983. 55 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 13. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
207743 - Purchase

Bell, Major Horace & Dewey and Nola Mosier (eds). Tales of the Trinity. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Weaverville. Trinity County Historic Society. 1983. 55 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 34. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
207879 - Purchase

Bell, William Gardner. Will James. The Life and Work of a Lone Cowboy. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1987. 130 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196477 - Purchase

Bellamy, Stan. Arrowhead! My Mountain, My People. Vol. 1. The Story of Lake Arrowhead, Running Springs, Green Valley and Neighboring Communities. Photo available. Skyforest. Little Bear Historical Conservative. 2000. 242 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 3049. Fine copy (small names on end papers). $20
201054 - Purchase

Belous, Russell E. (ed). A Guide and Catalogue of the California Hall at the Los Angeles County Museum. With a Running Historical Text: California: The Dream of Paradise. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum. 1964. 147 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208305 - Purchase

Belyk, Robert C. Great Shipwrecks of the Pacific Coast. Photo available. New York. John Wiley & Sons. 2001. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208886 - Purchase

Bench, Joseph Perkins & James P. Delgado (ed). The Log of Apollo. Joseph Perkins Beach's Journal of the Voyage of the Ship Apollo from New York to San Francisco. 1849. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1986. 122 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Limited edition of 550 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
206500 - Purchase

Benedek, Emily. The Wind Won't Know Me. A History of the Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1993. 429 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195988 - Purchase

Benedek, Emily. The Wind Won't Know Me. A History of the Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1992. 429 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
201561 - Purchase

Benedetti, Gene. Gene Benedetti. Founder of Clover Stornetta Farms. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. Oral History Office. 2003. 196 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 7. Fine copy. $30
196697 - Purchase

Beneman, William (ed). A Year of Mud and Gold. San Francisco in Letters and Diaries, 1849-1850. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1999. 241 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191889 - Purchase

Benemann, William (ed). A Year of Mud and Gold. San Francisco in Letters and Diaries, 1849-1850. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1998. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137644 - Purchase

Benemann, William (ed). A Year of Mud and Gold. San Francisco in Letters and Diaries, 1849-1850. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1999. 241 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206970 - Purchase

Benet, Laura. When William Rose, Stephen Vincent and I Were Young. New York. Dodd, Mead & Company. 1976. 111 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
100208 - Purchase

Benham, Jack L. Camp Bird and the Revenue. Photo available. Ouray. Bear Creek Pub. 1980. 68 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211179 - Purchase

Benhard, Hans & Colleen Redpat. Valley Profiles. Signed by both authors. A Photographic Essay On The Livermore Valley of California. Photo available. Livermore. Old October Book Publishers. 1977. 72 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 2260. Signed by the author and photographer. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
194042 - Purchase

Benhard, Hans & Colleen Redpat. Valley Profiles. Signed by both authors. A Photographic Essay On The Livermore Valley of California. Photo available. Livermore. Old October Book Publishers. 1977. 72 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition number 323. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 323. Signed by the author and photographer. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $30
202089 - Purchase

Benjamin, Marcus. John Bidwell, Pioneer. A Sketch of His Career. Photo available. Washington. Self published. 1907. 52 pps. 4to. Three-quarter leather, over gilt decorated boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, chip at spine tip). $75
212209 - Purchase

Benjamin, [I.J.]. Three Years in America. 2 volumes. Volume I: 1859-1862, Volume II. 1859-1862. Photo available. Philadelphia. The Jewish Publication Society of America. 1956. 335 & 290 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Important reference work. Fine set. $75
207739 - Purchase

Bennett, Noel & Tiana Bighorse. Working With the Wool. How to Weave a Navajo Rug. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1983. 105 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
190940 - Purchase

Bennett, Virginia Smith. Dublin Reflections and Bits of Valley History. Signed by the author. California. Photo available. Union City. Mill Creek Press. 1978. 92 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
207065 - Purchase

Bennion, Sherilyn Cox. Equal to the Occasion. Women Editors of the Nineteenth-Century West. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1990. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193425 - Purchase

Benson, Ivan. Mark Twain's Western Years. Together with Hitherto Unreprinted Clemens Western Items. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1938. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very light wear to spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208757 - Purchase

Benson, Robert. Great Winemakers of California. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Capra Press. 1977. 303 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210021 - Purchase

Benteah, Terry. Architectural Recording Project. Zuni Home Improvement Program. Photo available. Zuni Archaeology Program. Pueblo of Zuni. 1982. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $75
187875 - Purchase

Benton, Lisa M. The Presidio. From Army Post to National Park. Photo available. np. Northeastern University. 1998. 277 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
209574 - Purchase

Berger, Dan. Beyond the Grapes. An Inside Look at Napa Valley. Wilmington. Atomium Books. 1991. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Photographs by Eric Sander. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
104705 - Purchase

Berger, Dan. Beyond the Grapes. An Inside Look at Napa Valley. Photo available. Wilmington. Atomium Books. 1991. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Photographs by Eric Sander. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173940 - Purchase

Berger, John. The Franciscan Missions of California. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1941. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine (library label on spine and front end paper) copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163310 - Purchase

Berger, John. The Franciscan Missions of California. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1941. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193511 - Purchase

Berger, John. The Franciscan Missions of California. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1941. 392 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
209029 - Purchase

Bergoffen, William. 100 Years of Federal Forestry. Washington. U.S. Department of Agriculture. 1990. 200 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
107937 - Purchase

Berlo, Janet Catherine. Spirit Beings and Sun Dancers. Black Hawk's Vision of the Lakota World. Photo available. New York. New York State Historical Association. George Braziller. 2000. 190 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (small nick at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
199037 - Purchase

Bernhardi, Robert C. The Great Buildings of San Francisco. A Photographic Guide. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1980. 83 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
207631 - Purchase

Bernstein, Bruce. First American Art. The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection of American Indian Art. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian. National Museum of American Art. 2004. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
189652 - Purchase

Berry, Roger B. & Sylvester E. Klinicke. Centennial Bibliography of Orange County California. Photo available. Santa Ana. Orange County Historic Society. 1989. 340 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $75
208072 - Purchase

Berry, Roger et al. Centennial Bibliography of Orange County, California. Photo available. Santa Ana. Orange County Historical Society. 1989. 339 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
206199 - Purchase

Berry, William. Lost Sierra. Gold, Ghosts & Skis. The Legendary Days of Skiing in the California Mining Camps. Photo available. Soda Springs. Western America Skisport Museum. 1991. 227 pps. + appendix. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211384 - Purchase

Berryman, Opal. Pioneer Preacher. New York. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1948. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
133768 - Purchase

Bert, Norman. A History of Kern County Land Company. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1971. 50 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
206371 - Purchase

Berthold, Victor M. Ph,.D. The Pioneer Steamer California. 1848-1849. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1932. 106 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
205690 - Purchase

Berton, Francis. A Voyage on the Colorado - 1878. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1953. 104 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Fine copy. $50
207569 - Purchase

Berton, Pierre. The Klondike Fever. The Life and Death of the Last Great Gold Rush. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2010. 457 pps. + index. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205044 - Purchase

Beserra, Sarah Senefeld. Sex Code of California. A Compendium. Photo available. Sacramento. Planned Parenthood Affiiates of California. 1977. 187 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208286 - Purchase

Betson, Patrick. The Ghosts of Lake Tahoe. Inscribed by the author. The Stuff of Legends. Photo available. South Lake Tahoe. Self published. 2013. 249 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Patrick Betson 2013". Fine copy. $20
194792 - Purchase

Betts, Robert B. The Ramparts of the Tetons. The Saga of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Photo available. Boulder. Colorado Associated University Press. 1978. 249 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211616 - Purchase

Betts, Robert. Along the Ramparts of the Tetons. The Saga of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Photo available. Boulder. Colorado Associated University Press. 1978. 249 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
206846 - Purchase

Biddle, Nicholas (ed). The Journals of the Expedition Under the Command of Capts. Lewis and Clark to the Sources of the Missouri... 2 vols. Photo available. New York. The Heritage Press. 1962. 4to. Decorated hard covers. First edition thus. Two volumes. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies in near fine slip cases (worn spot, top rear edge). $50
210621 - Purchase

Bidwell, John & Francis P. Farquhar (intro.). A Journey to California, 1841. The First Emigrant Party to California by Wagon Train. Photo available. Berkeley. Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1964. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Facsimile of The Journal. Folding map. Fine copy. $40
209046 - Purchase

Bidwell, John & Herbert Ingram Priestley. A Journey to California. With Observations about the Country, Climate and The Route to this Country. A Day-by-Day Record of the Journey from May 18, 1841, to November 6, 1841. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1937. 48 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205860 - Purchase

Bidwell, John (ed.), A Bibliophile's Los Angeles. Essays for the International Association of Bibliophiles on the Occasion of Its XIVth Congress. 30 September - October 1985. Photo available. Los Angeles. The William Andrews Clark Memorial LIbrary. 1985. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
206691 - Purchase

Bidwell, John et al. Century Magazine. Bound volumes. c. 1890. Photo available. Century Magazine. 1890-1892. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Articles on early California, Spanish Pioneers, Missions, Gold Discovery, Fremont, Panama, Donner Party, Mining, Vigilance Committees, etc. Fine copy. $125
206114 - Purchase

Bidwell, John. In California Before the Gold Rush. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1948. 113 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy. $50
206391 - Purchase

Biggs, Donald C. Conquer and Colonize. Stevenson's Regiment and California. Photo available. San Rafael. Presidio Press. 1977. 263 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210573 - Purchase

Billeb, Emil. Mining Camp Days. Bodie, Aurora, Bridgeport, Tonopah, Lundy, Masonic, Benton, Thorne, Mono Mills, Mammoth, Sodaville, Goldfield. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1968. 229 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
199442 - Purchase

Billeb, Emil. Mining Camp Days. Bodie, Aurora, Bridgeport, Tonopah, Lundy, Masonic, Benton, Thorne, Mono Mills, Mammoth, Sodaville, Goldfield. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1968. 229 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207518 - Purchase

Billeci, David A. & Celia Carmichael (ed). Crockett and Its People. Signed by the authors. Limited edition. Photo available. Crockett. Crockett Improvement Assn. 1981. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1500 copies, number 701. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207392 - Purchase

Billington, Ray Allen. Land of Savagery. Land of Promise. The European Image of the American Frontier. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton. 1981. 364 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193413 - Purchase

Billington, Ray Allen. The Genesis of the Frontier Thesis. A Study in Historical Creativity. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1971. 317 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
193331 - Purchase

Billington, Ray. The Far Western Frontier. 1830-1860. Photo available. New York. Harper & Brothers. 1956. 324 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208672 - Purchase

Bingham, Edwin R. Charles F. Lummis. Editor of the Southwest. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1955. 218 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208732 - Purchase

Bingham, Helen. In Tamal Land. Photo available. San Francisco. The Calkins Publishing House. 1906. 141 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $225
207294 - Purchase

Bird, Allan G. Bordellos of Blair Street. Signed by the author. The Story of Silverton, Colorado's Notorious Red Light District Photo available. Grand Rapids. The Other Shop. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
190863 - Purchase

Bird, Allan. Silverton Gold. Signed by the author. The Story of Colorado's Largest Gold Mine. Photo available. np. Self published. 1999. 221 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly rolled). $20
211890 - Purchase

Bird, Esabella L. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1960. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209187 - Purchase

Bird, Isabella. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
128832 - Purchase

Bird, Isabella. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains. Photo available. Sausalito. Comstock. 1987. 240 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
211757 - Purchase

Birmingham, Stephen. California Rich. The Lives, The Times, The Scandals and the Fortunes of the Men & Women Who Made and Kept California's Wealth. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1980. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
130897 - Purchase

Birmingham, Stephen. California Rich. The Lives, The Times, The Scandals and the Fortunes of the Men & Women Who Made and Kept California's Wealth. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1980. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
193022 - Purchase

Birmingham, Stephen. California Rich. The Lives, The Times, The Scandals and the Fortunes of the Men & Women Who Made and Kept California's Wealth. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1980. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
194914 - Purchase

Birmingham, Stephen. California Rich. The Lives, The Times, The Scandals and the Fortunes of the Men & Women Who Made and Kept California's Wealth. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1980. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196136 - Purchase

Birmingham, Stephen. California Rich. The Lives, The Times, The Scandals and the Fortunes of the Men & Women Who Made and Kept California's Wealth. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1980. 318 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209429 - Purchase

Birney, Hoffman. Vigilantes. Photo available. Philadelphia. The Penn Publishing Co. 1929. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Charles Hargens. Fine copy. $30
197841 - Purchase

Bixby-Smith, Sarah. Adobe Days. Being a Truthful Narrative of the Events in the Life of a California Girl on a Sheep Ranch and in the el Pueblo de Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles While it was Yet a Small and Humble Town... Photo available. Los Angeles. Jake Zeitlin. 1931. 148 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, third printing Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $40
206749 - Purchase

Bjork, Kenneth W. West of the Great Divide. Norwegian Migration to the Pacific Coast, 1847-1893. Photo available. Northfield. Norwegian-American Historical Assocition. 1958. 671 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209566 - Purchase

Black, Baxter. Cactus Tracks & Cowboy Philosophy. Photo available. New York. Crown Pub. 1997. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173111 - Purchase

Black, Baxter. Croutons on a Cow-Pie. Volume II. Inscribed by the author. Cowboy Poetry. Photo available. Denver. Coyote Cowboy Company. 1992. 202 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "T Gregg Baxter Black 94". Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small nick on bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
196718 - Purchase

Black, Dustin Lance & Armistead Maupin. Milk. Signed by the authors. A Pictorial History of Harvey Milk. Photo available. New York. Newmarket Press. 2009. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Fine copy. $75
208972 - Purchase

Black, Esther Boulton. Rancho Cucamonga and Dona Merced. Photo available. Redlands. San Bernardino County Museum Assoc. 1975. 323 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205816 - Purchase

Black, Jim & Janet Motenko. Here's Looking at You, Roseville. A Pictorial History of a Growing Community. Photo available. Roseville. np. nd. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
189112 - Purchase

Black, Linda et al. Marin County Reflections. Photo available. Novato. Marin Independent Journal. 2003. 120 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $45
192779 - Purchase

Black, Mary Louisa & Bert Webber. The Oregon & Overland Trail Diary of Mary Louisa Black in 1865. Includes: Final Trek Over the Barlow Road. Photo available. Medford. Webb Research Group. 1989. 86 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196801 - Purchase

Blacker, Irwin (ed). The Old West in Fiction. New York. Ivan Obolensky. 1961. 471 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
123791 - Purchase

Blaisdell, Marilyn. San Francisciana. Photographs of the Sutro Baths. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1987. 57 pps. Octavo. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Postcard laid in. Fine copy. $20
208878 - Purchase

Blake, Evarts. Greater Oakland. 1911. A Volume Dealing with the Big Metropolis on the Shores of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Oakland. Pacific Publishing. The Chamber of Commerce and Commonwealth of Oakland. 1911. 455 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208042 - Purchase

Blanch, Josephine Mildred. The Story of a Friendship. A California Reminiscence of Robert Louis Stevenson. His Few Months in Monterey and His Old Friend Jules Simoneau. Photo available. np. Self published. 1921. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $450
212155 - Purchase

Blanchard, Sarah Eliot. Memories of a Child's Early California Days. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1961. 118 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light rubbing to covers). $75
207905 - Purchase

Blanco, Antonio de Fierro (Walter Nordhoff). The Journey of the Flame. Being an Account of One Year in the Life of Senor Don Juan Obrigon... Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1955. 295 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208841 - Purchase

Blanding, Gordon. Notes on Earthquakes Along the California Coast Line. Photo available. Belvedere. Self published. 1908. 13 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
212356 - Purchase

Blasidall, Marilyn. San Francisciana. Photographs of Sutro Baths. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To the Gaylords of Old Sac from Marilyn Blaisdell of Old San Francisco". Fine copy. $45
186510 - Purchase

Blaustein, John, Edward Abbey. The Hidden Canyon. A River Journey. A Journal. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1999. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
201675 - Purchase

Blevin,s Winfred. Dictionary of the American West. 5,000 Terms and Expressions, from "A-Going and A-Coming" to Zuni. Photo available. New York. Facts on File. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
185057 - Purchase

Blevins, Winfred. Dictionary of the American West. 5,000 Terms and Expressions, from "A-Going and A-Coming" to Zuni. New York. Facts on File. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
167775 - Purchase

Blevins, Winfred. Dictionary of the American West. 5,000 Terms and Expressions, from "A-Going and A-Coming" to Zuni. Photo available. New York. Facts on File. 1993. 400 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
204214 - Purchase

Blew, Robert (ed). Last Nuggets from the California Gold Rush. 1849. Keepsake 32. Photo available. Studio City. Los Angeles Corral. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
210085 - Purchase

Blew, Robert. A Grand Score. Brand Books 1-20. A Guide to the Contents and Authors of the First Twenty Brand Books Issued by the Los Angeles. Corral of the Westerners. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westerners. 1999. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 540 copies. Fine copy. $20
209606 - Purchase

Bliss, Anthony. The Legacy of James D. Hart at The Bancroft Library. 1970-1990. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of The Bancroft Library. 1991. 93 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209983 - Purchase

Bliss, Carey S. The First School Book Printed in California. With an Exact Facsimile Reproduction of the Unique Copy in the Huntington Library. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1976. 15 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Facsimile in pocket. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $50
207356 - Purchase

Bliss, Carey. The Willow Dale Press. 1879. With Notes on the History of the Amateur Press in California. With 3 original "Willow Oak" sheets. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1975. 21 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Limited edition of 52 copies. With three original sheets of "Willow Oak Press" in the rear pocket. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $125
206473 - Purchase

Block, Eugene. The Immortal San Franciscans. For Whom the Streets Were Named. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1971. 244 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208604 - Purchase

Blodget, Rush Maxwell. Little Dramas of Old Bakersfield. Inscribed by the author. As Seen by a Boy and Told in After ears. Photo available. Los Angeles. Carl A. Bundy Quill & Press. 1931. 222 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Inscribed by the author "To Bab Rush M. Blodget". Rare in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
208255 - Purchase

Blodgett, Peter J. Land of Golden Dreams. California in the Gold Rush Decade, 1848-1858. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1999. 147 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209580 - Purchase

Bloss, Roy. Pony Express - The Great Gamble. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1959. 159 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Large folding map. Illustrated. Pony Express Foundation letter laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
193352 - Purchase

Bloss, Roy. Pony Express - The Great Gamble. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1959. 159 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Large folding map. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206164 - Purchase

Blow, Ben. California Highways. A Descriptive Record of Road Development by the State and by Such Counties as Have Paved Highways. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1920. 308 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Map in rear pocket. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $95
207455 - Purchase

Blumberg, Rhoda. The Great American Gold Rush. Photo available. New York. Bradbury Press. 1989. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
187521 - Purchase

Boda, Joyce. Pioneer Leather Tanners. A History of The Wagner Family. Photo available. Eureka. Self published. 1997. 182 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
207712 - Purchase

Boda, Joyce. Pioneer Leather Tanners. Inscribed by the author. A History of The Wagner Family. Photo available. Eureka. Eureka Printing Company. 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To John and Betty, It was a long time coming but here it is. Enjoy! Joyce L. Boda". Fine copy. $30
191185 - Purchase

Bodmer, Karl. Karl Bodmer. Engravings from an Expedition. Photo available. Santa Fe. Morning Star Gallery. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Price list and invitation laid in. Fine copy. $30
189887 - Purchase

Boecher, Lee. Shortgrass Country (Oklahoma). Signed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 207 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed "Lee Boecher May 13, 1969". Fine copy. $30
192879 - Purchase

Boessenecker, John. Against the Vigilantes. The Recollections of Dutch Charley Duane. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1999. 225 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193431 - Purchase

Boessenecker, John. Lawman. Signed by the author. The Life and Times of Harry MOrse, 1835-1912. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1998. 366 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207046 - Purchase

Bogart, Sewall. Carolands Hillsboro. Imperious Survivor. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo Historic Society. 1991. 97 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear, small chip bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $100
212294 - Purchase

Bogart, Sewall. Lauriston. Signed, limited edition. An Architectural Biography of Herbert Edward Law. Photo available. Portola. Alpine House Publications. 1976. 194 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 459. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine slip case. $200
209916 - Purchase

Bogdan, Gloria. A Glimpse Into the Past. Native Californian Artifacts. Photo available. Costa Mesa. The Museum Room. Orange Coast College Fine Arts Gallery. 1997. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189907 - Purchase

Bogert, Mayor Frank M. Palm Springs. First Hundred Years. A Photographic History. Photo available. Palm Springs. Palm Springs Heritage Associates. 1987. 287 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (light slicing on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192918 - Purchase

Bogert, Mayor Frank M. Palm Springs. First Hundred Years. A Photographic History. Photo available. Palm Springs. Palm Springs Heritage Associates. 1987. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very small chip, bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
194318 - Purchase

Bohn, Dave. Delta West. The Land and People of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Photo available. Berkeley. The Scrimshaw Press. 1969. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Sixty-three magnificent photographs by Minick. Commentaries by the subjects. Limited to 3000 copies. Quite sought after for it's local interest and for it's artistic value. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
200596 - Purchase

Bohn, Dave. East of the Golden Shores. Architecture of the Earlier Days in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Photo available. np. Self published. Junior League of Oakland. Scrimshaw Press. 1971. 130 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206863 - Purchase

Bol, Maraha C. American Indians and the Natural World. Inscribed by a contributor. North, South, East, West. Photo available. Pittsburgh. Carnegie Museum of Natural History. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed and letter laid in from one of the contributors. Fine copy. $50
197312 - Purchase

Bolin, C. Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Major C. Bolin, Alias David Butler as Related by Himself. to A.A. Sargent. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1966. 87 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
100120 - Purchase

Bolin, C. Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Major C. Bolin, Alias David Butler as Related by Himself. to A.A. Sargent. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1966. 87 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
180123 - Purchase

Bolin, Major C. Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Major C. Bolin, Alias David Butler, as Related by Himself to A.A. Sargent. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1966. 86 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Black & white illustrations. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
104348 - Purchase

Bolin, Major C. Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Major C. Bolin, Alias David Butler, as Related by Himself to A.A. Sargent. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1966. 86 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Black & white illustrations. Facsimile newspaper laid in. Fine copy. $20
163284 - Purchase

Boller, Henry. Among the Indians. Four Years of the Upper Missouri, 1858-1862. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
133730 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert E, Drake's Plate of Brass. Evidence of His Visit to California in 1579. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1937. 62 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Large folding map. Fine copy. $50
206121 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert E. New Spain and the Anglo-American West. 2 volumes. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 207. Photo available. Lancaser. George P. Hammond. 1932. 333 & 277 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 278.. Fine copy. $350
208170 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert E. et al. Drake's Plate of Brass. Evidence of His Visit to California in 1579. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1937. 62 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Large folding map. Fine copy. $45
205744 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert Eugene. Coronado. Knight of Pueblos and Plains. Photo available. New York. Whittlesey House. 1949. 491 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in lightly edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $45
189364 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert Eugene. Coronado. Knight of Pueblos and Plains. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1991. 493 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly cocked). $20
211165 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert Eugene. Outpost of Empire. The Story of the Founding of San Francisco. Photo available. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1931. 334 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Published in 1930 as Volume 1 of his Anza's California Expeditions. Frontispiece, numerous plates and maps. Fine copy. $30
184753 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert Eugene. Rim of Christendom. A Biography of Eusebio Francisco Kino. Pacific Coast Pioneer. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1936. 644 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Fine copy (light wear to spine tip). $100
206152 - Purchase

Bolton, Herbert Eugene. The Padre on Horseback. A Sketch of Eusebio Francisco Kino, S.J. Apostle to the Pimas. Photo available. San Francisco. The Sonora Press. 1932. 89 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212177 - Purchase

Bonar, Eulalie H. (ed). Woven by the Grandmothers. Nineteenth-Century Navajo Textiles from the National Museum of the American Indian. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
184857 - Purchase

Bond, Marshall, Jr. Gold Hunter. The Adventures of Marshall Bond. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico. 1969. 258 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209461 - Purchase

Bonelli, William. Billion Dollar Blackjack. The Story of Corruption and the Los Angeles Times. Photo available. Beverly Hills. Civic Research Press. 1954. 230 pps. + bibliography. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207877 - Purchase

Bonfils, Winifred Black. The Life and Personality of Phoebe Apperson Hearst. Photo available. San Simeon. Friends of Hearst Castle. 1991. 155 pps. + index. 4to. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. "Complete List... of Recipients..." laid in. Fine copy. $25
198530 - Purchase

Bonner, John & Jose Ramon Pico. Christmas in California. Part One. Christmas at Sutter's Fort in 1847. Part Two. Christmas Before the Americans Came. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. nd. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy. $30
206178 - Purchase

Bonnett, Wayne & Gary Kurutz. A Southern California Album. Signed by the author. Selected Photographs, 1880-1900. Photo available. Sausalito. Windgate Press. 2006. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208311 - Purchase

Bonsal, Stephen & Truxtun Beale. Edward Fitzgerald Beale. Signed by Truxton Beale. A Pioneer in the Path of Empire. 1822-1903. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1912. 312 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "Mr? Martin from Truxtun Beale". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
209032 - Purchase

Bonta, Robert. Stockton's Historic Public Schools. Photo available. Stockton. Stockton Unified School District. 1981. 115 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209841 - Purchase

Bookspan, Shelley. A Germ of Goodness. The California State Prison System, 1851-1944. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1991. 151 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210185 - Purchase

Borel, Antoine, Jr. & Ronald G. Fick (ed). "San Francisco Is No More" The Letters of Antoine Borel, Jr., 1905-1906. Photo available. Menlo Park. Self published. 1963. 32 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
212197 - Purchase

Borland, Hal (ed). Our Natural World. The Land and Wildlife of America as Seen and Described by Writhers Since the Country's Discovery. Photo available. Philadelphia. J.B. Lippincott. 1969. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
178156 - Purchase

Borland, Hal. Country Editor's Boy. Photo available. Philadelphia. J.B. Lippincott. 1978. Octavo. Hard cover. Second edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $20
166338 - Purchase

Boster, Mark. & Robert Redford. Four Seasons of Yosemite. A Photographer's Journey. With DVD. Photo available. Los Angeles. Time Capsule Press. 2001. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Includes DVD in rear pocket Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191633 - Purchase

Boster, Mark. & Robert Redford. Four Seasons of Yosemite. A Photographer's Journey. With DVD. Photo available. Los Angeles. Time Capsule Press. 2001. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Includes DVD in rear pocket Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
199161 - Purchase

Botkin, B.A. A Treasury of Western Folklore. The Stories, Legends, Tall Tales, Traditions, Ballads and Songs of the People of the Great Plains and Far West. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1990. 613 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195209 - Purchase

Botkin, B.A. A Treasury of Western Folklore. The Stories, Legends, Tall Tales, Traditions, Ballads and Songs of the People of the Great Plains and Far West. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1975. 613 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210226 - Purchase

Botti, Stephen J. An Illustrated Flora of Yosemite National Park. In shrinkwrap. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Association. 2001. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. New in shrinkwrap. $200
207983 - Purchase

Boucher, David. Ride the Devil Wind. Signed by the author. A History of the Los Angeles County Forester & Fire Warden Department and Fire Protection Districts. Photo available. Bellflower. Fire Publications. 1991. 254 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
206944 - Purchase

Bouvier, Virginia Marie. Women and the Conquest of California, 1542-1840. Codes of Silence. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 2001. 267 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206202 - Purchase

Bowen, Alley (ed). History of Mendocino County, California. Comprising Its Geography, Geology, Topography, Climatography, Springs and Timber... Photo available. [San Francisco]. [Alley, Bowen & Co.] Pacific Press. [1880]. 799 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
204058 - Purchase

Bowen, Alley (ed). History of Mendocino County, California. Comprising the Geography, Geology, Topography, Climatography, Springs and Timber. Also, Extended Sketches of Its Mills and Milling, Mines and Mining Interests... Photo available. [San Francisco] Mendocino. [Alley, Bowen & Co., Publishers] Mendocino County Historic Society. [1880] 1967. 799 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 346. Fine copy. $125
207323 - Purchase

Bowers, Q. David. American Coins Treasures and Hoards and Caches of Other American Numismatic Items. Photo available. Wolfeboro. Bowers and Merena Galleries. 1997. 456 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
207916 - Purchase

Bowers, Q. David. The Treasure Ship S.S. Brother Jonathan. Her Life and Loss. 1850-1865. Signed by the author. Photo available. Wolfeboro. Bowers and Merena Galleries. 1999. 415 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Book plate signed by the author. Fine copy. $75
207917 - Purchase

Bowers, Q. David. United States Gold Coins. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Wolfeboro. Bowers and Merena Galleries. 1987. 415 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $75
206717 - Purchase

Bowers, Q. David. United States Gold Coins. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Wolfeboro. Bowers and Merena Galleries. 1982. 415 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208174 - Purchase

Bowler, Ann Martin. The History of The Paso Robles Inn. More Than a Century of Pride. Photo available. Loomis. Oak Lake Press. 2003. 119 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
194011 - Purchase

Bowler, Ann Martin. The History of The Paso Robles Inn. More Than a Century of Pride. Photo available. Loomis. Oak Lake Press. 2003. 119 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
203325 - Purchase

Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent. Photo available. np. Readex. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Large folding map. Fine copy. $15
182809 - Purchase

Bowles, Samuel. Across the Continent. A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, The Mormons, and The Pacific States, with Speaker Colfax. Photo available. Springfield. Samuel Bowles & Company. 1865. 452 pps. + ads. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Large folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $250
212210 - Purchase

Bowman, Alan P. Index to The 1850 Census of The State of California. Photo available. Baltimore. Genealogical Publishing. 1972. 605 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206101 - Purchase

Bowman, Don. The Battle of Jefferson. Signed by the author. And Other Skirmishes in the War on the West. Sacramento. Spur. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner blind stamp). $25
147583 - Purchase

Bowman, J.N. The Peraltas and Their Houses. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1951. 19 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $25
212153 - Purchase

Bowman, John S. (ed) & Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. The World Almanac of the American West. Photo available. New York. World Almanac. 1986. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189331 - Purchase

Bowman, John S. (ed). The World Almanac of The American West. Photo available. New York. World Amanac. 1986. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191127 - Purchase

Bowman, Sylvia E. (ed). Bayard Taylor. Twayne's United States Authors Series. Photo available. New York. Twayne Publishers. 1973. 199 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203311 - Purchase

Boyd, Dick. Broadway North Beach. The Golden Years. Signed by the author. A Saloon Keeper's Tales. Photo available. San Francisco. Cape Foundation Publications. 2006. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $75
206709 - Purchase

Boyd, W. Harland et al. Inside Historic Kern. Selections from the kern County Historic Societies Quarterly. 1949-1981. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1982. 274 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208111 - Purchase

Boyd, W. Harland. Stagecoach Heyday in the San Joaquin Valley. 1853-1876. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historical Society. 1983. 74 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207497 - Purchase

Boyd, W. Harland. Stagecoach Heyday in the San Joaquin Valley. 1853-1876. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historical Society. 1983. 74 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208189 - Purchase

Boyd, William & Glendon Rodgers (eds). San Joaquin Vignettes. The Reminiscences of Captain John Barker. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1955. 112 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206558 - Purchase

Boyd, William Harland. A Centennial Bibliography on the History of Kern County, California. Selected and Annotated Books and Pamphlets. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1966. 49 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
207374 - Purchase

Boyd, William Harland. Land of Havilah. 1854 - - - 1874. The Story of Keyesville, Kernville, and Havilah, in the Kern River Country, California. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1952. 154 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
206556 - Purchase

Boze, M. Jeanne. The Nature of Bidwell Park. Photo available. Chico. California State University Chico. 1991. 92 pps. Octavo. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207168 - Purchase

Bradberry, Peggy DePriest (compiler). Remembering Los Alamos New Mexico Ward. 1957-2007. Photo available. Kearny. Self published. 2007. 124 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196163 - Purchase

Bradbury, Ray, Amy Dawes et al. Imagining Los Angeles. Photographs of a 20th Century City. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles Times Books. 2000. 175 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
197605 - Purchase

Bradley, Glenn D. The Story of the Pony Express. An Account of the Most Remarkable Mail Service Ever in Existence, and It's Place in History. Photo available. Chicago. A.C. McClurg & Co. 1913. 175 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Especially rare in this condition. Near fine copy (lacks front free end paper). $150
207295 - Purchase

Bradshaw, Todd E. Canoe Rig. The Essence and the Art. Sailpower for Antique and Traditional Canoes. Photo available. Madison. Self published. WoodenBoat Book. 2000. 264 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
200317 - Purchase

Brady, Cyrus Townsend. Indian Fights and Fighters. Lincoln. University of Oklahoma Press. 1971. 423 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
110868 - Purchase

Brady, Cyrus Townsend. Northwestern Fights and Fighters. Williamstown. Corner House. Pub. 1974. 373 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
106536 - Purchase

Brady, Jerr. You Bet Gold Fever. A True Documentary. Photo available. San Pedro. Golden Harbor Press. 1982. 161 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
201475 - Purchase

Brafford, C.J. Dancing Colors. Paths of Native American Women. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1992. 120 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183296 - Purchase

Bragg, Allen C. Humboldt County. 1905. Nevada. Photo available. Winnemucca. Humboldt Printers. The North Central Nevada Historical Society. 1976. 149 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Maps. Fine copy. $20
188763 - Purchase

Bragg, Bill. Wyoming's Wealth. A History of Wyoming. Photo available. Basin. Big Horn Book Company. 1976. 244 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very lightly rubbed) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
190710 - Purchase

Brammer, Alex. Victorian Classics of San Francisco. Photo available. Sausalito. Windgate Press. 1987. 4to. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
206720 - Purchase

Branch, Edgar M. (ed). Clemens of the 'Call'. Mark Twain in San Francisco. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1969. 335 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Collection of items from the San Francisco Daily Morning Call during the period from June to October 1864. The usual irreverence and wit you have come to expect from Mr. Clemens. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209184 - Purchase

Brands, H.W. The Age of Gold. The California Gold Rush and the New American Dream. Photo available. New York. Doubleday. 2002. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
168138 - Purchase

Brannan, Charles. Irrigation Agriculture in the West. Publication No. 670. Washington. U.S. Department of Agriculture. 1948. 39 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Fine copy. $20
184759 - Purchase

Branson, Oscar. Hopi Indian Kachina Dolls. Tucson. Treasure Chest. 1992. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $45
175729 - Purchase

Brawner, Alexander Harrison. Pioneers: Six Generations. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1977. 119 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding family tree. Important reference work. Printed note from author laid in. Fine copy. $25
207933 - Purchase

Bray, Kinglsey M. Crazy Horse. A Lakota Life. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2006. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
177195 - Purchase

Braznell, William. California's Finest. The History of the Del Monte Corporation and The Del Monte Brand. Photo available. np. Self published. 1982. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
209992 - Purchase

Breault, William. The Miner Was a Bishop. Inscribed by the author. The Pioneer Years of Patrick Manogue. California - Nevada. 1854 - 1895. Photo available. Rancho Cordova. Landmark. 1988. 160 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Ruth, Enjoy the book - I Enjoyed reading it myself, once written - and I enjoyed writing it. Wm. Breault". Fine copy. $20
204955 - Purchase

Brechin, Gray. Imperial San Francisco. Urban Power, Earthly Ruin. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
175124 - Purchase

Breen, Patrick. The Diary of Patrick Breen. Recounting the Ordeal of the Donner Party Snowbound in the Sierra. 1846-47. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1946. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Mallette Dean. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
206175 - Purchase

Breihan, Carl W. The Killer Legions of Quantrill. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. Hangman Press. 1971. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
174688 - Purchase

Breihan, Carl. Outlaws of the Old West. The Startling Story of the West's Most Notorious Badmen. New York. Bonanza Books. 1957. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
150029 - Purchase

Brent, William. The Hell Hole. The Yuma Prison Story. Yuma. Southwest Printers. 1962. 61 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
114325 - Purchase

Bressie, Wes and Ruby. Relic Trails to Treasure. The Americana Price Guide. Photo available. Salem. Old Time Bottle Publishing. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
168099 - Purchase

Bret-Harte, John. Tucson. Portrait of a Desert Pueblo. Photo available. Sun Valley. American Historical Press. 2001. 216 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195510 - Purchase

Brewer, Chris. Bakersfield and Kern. Signed by the author. Picture Album. Photo available. Exeter. Bear State Books. 2001. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy (very light edge soiling). $25
205130 - Purchase

Brewer, Chris. Historic Kern County. An Illustrated History of Bakersfield and Kern County. Photo available. San Antonio. Historical Publishing Network. Kern County Museum & Foundation. 2001. 160 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
208283 - Purchase

Brewer, Kara. Pioneer or Perish. A History of the University of the Pacific. During the Administration of Dr. Robert E. Burns. 1946-1971 (signed by the author). Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1977. 263 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
102092 - Purchase

Brewer, Kara. Pioneer or Perish. A History of the University of the Pacific. During the Administration of Dr. Robert E. Burns. 1946-1971 (signed by the author). Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1977. 263 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
184458 - Purchase

Brewer, Kara. Pioneer or Perish. Inscribed by the author. A History of the University of the Pacific. During the Administration of Dr. Robert E. Burns. 1946-1971. Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1977. 263 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work Inscribed by the author "For Pearl Bosley? Whose attentive nursing was so important to Dr. Barns? and his family Kara Brewer". Fine copy (inscription to Pearl on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
201439 - Purchase

Brewer, Kara. Pioneer or Perish. Inscribed by the author. A History of the University of the Pacific. During the Administration of Dr. Robert E. Burns. 1946-1971. Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing Co. 1977. 263 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Steve, With bet wishes, Kara P. Brewer". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198538 - Purchase

Brewer, Sharon. The Mendocino Coast. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Fort Bragg. Fort Bragg Advocate-News, The Mendocino Beacon. 1995. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
179525 - Purchase

Brewer, Sharon. The Mendocino Coast. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Fort Bragg. Fort Bragg Advocate-News. 1995. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
185142 - Purchase

Brewer, Sharon. The Mendocino Coast. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Fort Bragg. Fort Bragg Advocate-News, The Mendocino Beacon. 1995. 104 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
193262 - Purchase

Brewer, Sharon. The Mendocino Coast. A Pictorial History. Vol. II. Photo available. Fort Bragg. Fort Bragg Advocate-News, The Mendocino Beacon. 1999. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $30
179524 - Purchase

Brewer, William H. Up and Down California in 1860-1864. The Journal of William H. Brewer. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1974. 601 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by Ruth and Bob Brewer. Near fine copy (spine lightly rolled). $20
212069 - Purchase

Brewerton, Lieutenant George Douglas. Overland With Kit Carson. A Narrative of the Old Spanish Trail in '48. Photo available. New York. A.L. Burt Company. 1930. 301 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding map by Stallo Vinton. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
197848 - Purchase

Briggs, L. Vernon. California and the West. 1881 and Later. Photo available. Boston. Self published. 1931. 214 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $50
208273 - Purchase

Briggs, Walter. Without Noise of Arms. The 1776 Dominguez-Escalante Search For a Route From Santa Fe to Monterey. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1976. 212 pps. Oblong octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Contribution by Gregory C. Crampton. Illustrated in black, white and color by Wilson Hurley. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
161739 - Purchase

Brinckerhoff, Sidney B. & Odie B. Faulk. Lancers for the King. A Study of the Frontier Military System of Northern New Spain, With a Translation of the Royal Regulations of 1772. Photo available. Phoenix. Arizona Historical Foundtion. 1965. 128 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plate. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear, small chips) dust jacket (in mylar). $85
208176 - Purchase

Brinckerhoff, Sidney B. & Odie B. Faulk. Lancers for the King. Inscribed by the author. A Study of the Frontier Military System of Northern New Spain. With a Translation of the Royal Regulations of 1772. Photo available. Phoenix. Arizona Historical Foundation. 1965. 128 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plates. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Denis, With warm regards and affection. Sid Brinckerhoff May 5, 1984". Fine copy in lightly edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $125
208544 - Purchase

Brininstool, E.A. Troopers with Custer. Historic Incidents of the Battle of Little Big Horn. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1952. 343 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193245 - Purchase

Brininstool, E.A. Troopers with Custer. Historic Incidents of the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
175084 - Purchase

Brinkley, Douglas G. & Stephen E. Ambrose. The Mississippi and the Making of an Nation. From the Louisiana Purchase to Today. Photo available. Washington. National Geographic. 2002. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
173458 - Purchase

Brisbin, Gen. James S. The Beef Bonanza; or; How to Get Rich on the Plains. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1959. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209197 - Purchase

Bristol, Walter. The Story of The Ojai Valley. An Intimate Account. Photo available. Ojai. The Ojai Publishing Co. nd. 158 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
207249 - Purchase

Broadfoot, Anne. Through Lions Gate (Vancouver). Vancouver. Real Estate Board of Vancouver. 1975. 96 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Third edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101422 - Purchase

Brock, Richard K. (ed). Emigrant Trails West. A Guide to the California Trail. From the Raft River to the Humboldt Sink and the Greenhorn Cutoff. Photo available. Reno. Trails West. 2000. 230 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (name inked out on first page). $20
191867 - Purchase

Broder, Bill. The Sacred Hoop. A Cycle of Earth Tales. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. Yolla Bolly Press. 1979. 252 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Richly illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102775 - Purchase

Broder, Bill. The Sacred Hoop. A Cycle of Earth Tales. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. Yolla Bolly Press. 1979. 252 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Richly illustrated. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $20
166133 - Purchase

Broder, Bill. The Sacred Hoop. A Cycle of Earth Tales. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. Yolla Bolly Press. 1979. 252 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Richly illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
184834 - Purchase

Broder, Patricia. Great Paintings of the Old American West. New York. Abbeville Press. 1979. 156 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
141060 - Purchase

Broder, Patricia. Great Paintings of the Old American West. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1979. 156 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
149302 - Purchase

Brody, J.J. Pueblo Indian Painting. Tradition and Modernism in New Mexico, 1900-1930. Photo available. Santa Fe. School of American Research Press. 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
192603 - Purchase

Brogan, Phil East of The Cascades. Photo available. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1977. 304 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211378 - Purchase

Bromberg, Erik. The Hopi Approach to the Art of Kachina Doll Carving. Photo available. West Chester. Schiffer. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
171194 - Purchase

Bronson, William. Homestake. The Centennial History of America's Greatest Gold Mine. Photo available. San Francisco. Homestake Mining Co. 1977. 87 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
207450 - Purchase

Bronson, William. How to Kill a Golden State. A Graphic Report on the Crisis of Ugly California. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1968. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
200198 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1986. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
169302 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1959. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188280 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1986. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189495 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 2006. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
192189 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1997. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193699 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1997. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
195548 - Purchase

Bronson, William. The Earth Shook, The Sky Burned. A Photographic Record of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1959. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210150 - Purchase

Brooks, Donna. Sisson, Mt. Shasta. The Early Years. Centennial Edition. 1887-1987. np. np. c. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
106595 - Purchase

Brooks, George W. The Spirit of 1906. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. The California Insurance Company of San Francisco. 1921. 79 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Tipped in photos. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "With regards to my old friend Jake GW Brooks. Fine copy. $75
212201 - Purchase

Brooks, Juanita. John Doyle Lee. Zealot, Pioneer Builder, Scapegoat. Photo available. Logan. Utah State University Press. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
167840 - Purchase

Brooks, Juanita. The Mountain Meadows Massacre (Mormon). Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
195877 - Purchase

Brooks, Juanita. The Mountain Meadows Massacre (Mormon). Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197539 - Purchase

Brooks, Patricia. Laid to Rest in California. A Guide to the Cemeteries and Grave Sites of the Rich and Famous. Photo available. Guilford. Insiders Guide. 2006. 241 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
210209 - Purchase

Brophy, Robert J. Robinson Jeffers. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Boise. Boise State University. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip laid in. Inscribed by the author "I hope this helps clarify some of the "Western: genius of our greatest poet. Robert J. Brophy. Oct 4, 19?". Fine copy. $20
207150 - Purchase

Brotherton, I.N. "Jack". Annals of Stanislaus County. Volume I - River Towns and Ferries. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager Press. 1982. 180 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (except lacks front end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193683 - Purchase

Brotherton, I.N. "Jack". Annals of Stanislaus County. Volume I - River Towns and Ferries. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager Press. 1982. 180 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210022 - Purchase

Brotherton, I.N. "Jack". Valley Trails. Stockton Corral of Westerners. Photo available. Stockton. Stockton Corral of Westerners. 1966. 102 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
209795 - Purchase

Brotherton, I.N. "Jack". Valley Trails. Stockton Corral of Westerners. Photo available. Stockton. Stockton Corral of Westerners. 1968. 110 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
209796 - Purchase

Brower, Kenneth. Yosemite. An American Treasure. Photo available. Washington. National Geographic. 1990. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182936 - Purchase

Brower, Maria E. Brown & Dallison's Nevada, Grass Valley and Rough and Ready Directory. For the Year Commencing January 1st 1856. Signed by the publisher. Photo available. Grass Valley. JB General. 2001. 180 pps. 4to. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Brower. Fine copy. $50
206287 - Purchase

Brown, Alan. Sawpits in the Spanish Red Woods. 1787-1849. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1966. 27 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Fine copy. $35
208710 - Purchase

Brown, Allen. Golden Gate. The Dramatic Story of the Planning, Building and Operating of the Bridge. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1965. 230 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191208 - Purchase

Brown, Allen. Indian Relics and Their Values. Photo available. Chicago. Lightner Publishing Co. 1942. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
189754 - Purchase

Brown, Archie Leon. 141 Years of Mormon Heritage. Signed by the author. Rawsons, Browns, Angells - Pioneers. Photo available. Oakland. Archie Leon Brown. 1973. 301 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
192799 - Purchase

Brown, Archie Leon. 141 Years of Mormon Heritage. Signed by the author. Rawsons, Browns, Angells - Pioneers. Photo available. Oakland. Archie Leon Brown. 1973. 301 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine (several stamps inside) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195591 - Purchase

Brown, D. Mackenzie. China Trade Days in California. Selected Letters from the Thompson Paper, 1832-1863. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. 94 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209666 - Purchase

Brown, Dee & Mort Kunstler. Images of the Old West. The Paintings of Mort Kunstler. Photo available. New York. Park Lane Press. 1996. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196812 - Purchase

Brown, Dee & Mort Kunstler. Images of the Old West. The Paintings of Mort Kunstler. Photo available. New York. Park Lane Press. 1996. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
201760 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. Hear that Lonesome Whistle Blow. Railroads in the West. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1977. 311 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
108632 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. Hear that Lonesome Whistle Blow. Railroads in the West. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1977. 311 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (light fading to spine). $20
198222 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. Lonesome Whistle. The Story of the First Transcontinental Railroad. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1980. 143 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (end paper corner clipped). $20
127488 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. The Gentle Tamers. Women of the Old Wild West. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1981. 316 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
124451 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. The Gentle Tamers. Women of The Old Wild West. Lincoln. University of Nebraska. 1981. 317 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
147846 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. The Gentle Tamers. Women of The Old Wild West. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska. 1981. 317 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
174837 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. The Westerners. New York. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. 1974. 288 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Copiously illustrated with color as well as black & white photographs. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
104779 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. The Westerners. New York. Holt, Rinehart and Winston. 1974. 288 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Copiously illustrated with color as well as black & white photographs. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
109271 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. When the Century Was Young. Little Rock. August House. 1993. 223 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
122030 - Purchase

Brown, Dee. Wondrous Times on the Frontier. Photo available. Little Rock. August House. 1991. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182795 - Purchase

Brown, Eleanor et al. Siskiyou County: A Time of Change. Photo available. Yreka. Siskiyou County Historic Society. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207442 - Purchase

Brown, Helen Hillyer. The Great San Francisco Fire. An Account of the San Francisco. Earthquake and Fire of April 1906. Written Shortly After the Event by Helen Hillyer Brown. Photo available. San Francisco. Leo Holub. 1956. 14 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Near fine copy (small closed tear, sunning to covers). $50
210092 - Purchase

Brown, Hugh Mrs. Lady in Boomtown. Inscribed by the author. Miners and Manners on the Nevada Frontier. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Publishing Company. 1968. 127 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Francis and Mary Nicholson It is with pleasure and appreciation of your interest in the Lady's story I sign this book. Mrs. Hugh Brown. October 16th 1968". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210087 - Purchase

Brown, Hugh Mrs. Lady in Boomtown. Miners and Manners on the Nevada Frontier. Palo Alto. American West Publishing Company. 1968. 127 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
159588 - Purchase

Brown, James Berry. Journal of a Journey Across the Plains in 1859. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1970. 75 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206182 - Purchase

Brown, John Henry. Early Days of San Francisco, California. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1949. 150 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited to 500 copies. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206476 - Purchase

Brown, John Henry. Reminiscences and Incidents of Early Days of San Francisco (1845-50), Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1933. 144 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Grabhorn prospectus laid in. Fine copy. $75
205753 - Purchase

Brown, John S. Routes to Desert Watering Places in the Salton Sea Region, California. Water Supply Paper 490-A. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1920. 86 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Maps in rear pocket. Fine copy. $50
212218 - Purchase

Brown, Lina Fergusson (ed). J. Ross Browne; His Letters, Journals and Writings. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico. 1969. 419 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207504 - Purchase

Brown, Robert L. Central City and Gilpin County. Then and Now. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1994. 217 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211374 - Purchase

Brown, Robert R. History of Kings County (California) Narrative and Biographical. Photo available. Hanford. A.H. Cawston. 1940. 362 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $125
207308 - Purchase

Brown, Robert R. History of Kings County (Narrative and Biographical). Photo available. Hanford. A.H. Caswton. 1940. 385 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
206985 - Purchase

Brown, Robert. An Empire of Silver. A History of the San Juan Silver Rush. Photo available. Caldwell. The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1965. 328 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211009 - Purchase

Brown, Robert. Ghost Towns of the Colorado Rockies. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1969. 401 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
139163 - Purchase

Brown, Robert. Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1963. 239 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
141298 - Purchase

Brown, Vinson. The Pomo Indians of California and Their Neighbors. Photo available. Healdsburg. Self published. 1969. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (lacks map). $15
211403 - Purchase

Brown, William E. The Santa Fe Trail; National Park Service 1963 Historic Sites Survey. Photo available. St. Louis. The Patrice Press. 1988. 221 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210532 - Purchase

Brown, William Richard & Barbara Wills. An Authentic Wagon Trail Journal of 1853. Signed by Granddaughter. From Indiana to California. Photo available. Mokelumne Hill. Self published. 1985. 82 pps. Octavo. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Barbara Wills. Fine copy. $25
205468 - Purchase

Brown, William. Annals of the Modocs. California Northeast. The Bloody Ground. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1951. 207 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Folding map. Important reference work. One of 750 copies. Fine copy. $75
207200 - Purchase

Brown, Willism Richard & Barbara Willis. An Authentic Wagon Train Journal of 1853. Signed by Granddaughter. Photo available. Mokelumne Hills Horseshoe Printing. Self published. 1985. 81 pps. Octavo. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Barbara Willis. Fine copy. $20
198733 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. A Dangerous Journey. California 1849. Photo available. Palo Alto. Arthur Lites Press. 1950. 93 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Limited to 1000 copies. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203757 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. A Dangerous Journey. California 1849. Photo available. Palo Alto. Arthur Lites Press. 1950. 93 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Limited to 1000 copies. Illustrated in black, white and color. Browne, a colorful adventurer, reporter, Minister to China and chronicler of early California, recounts a walking trip from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo. His encounter with a Donner party survivor, romance and an element of personal danger make this an interesting read. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207378 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. A Peep at Washoe and Washoe Revisited. Photo available. Balboa Island. Paisano Press. 1959. 240 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206378 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. A Peep at Washoe or, Sketch of Adventure in Virginia City. Photo available. Ashland. Lewis Osborne. 1968. 148 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Limited edition of 1400 copies, number 502. Fine (bookplate) copy (light sunning to edges). $20
151705 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. Muleback to the Convention. Letters of J. Ross Browne. Reporter to the Constitutional Convention. Monterey, September-October, 1849. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1950. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Facsimile letter tippe-in. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy. $40
205709 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. Resources of The Pacific Slope. A Statistical and Descriptive Summary of the Mines and Minerals, Climate, Topography, Agriculture, Commerce, Manufactures, and Miscellaneous Productions of the States and Territories West of The Rocky Mountains. With a Sketch of The Settlement and Exploration of Lower California. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton and Company. 1869. 209 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (old paper label on spine, several old library stamps). $250
208074 - Purchase

Browne, J. Ross. The Indians in California. Photo available. San Francisco. Colt Press. 1944. 75 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $150
207549 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. Place Names of the Sierra Nevada. From Abbot to Zumwalt. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1991. 253 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
184510 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. Place Names of the Sierra Nevada. From Abbot to Zumwalt. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1991. 253 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188421 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. San Francisco Yerba Buena. Signed by the author. From the Beginnings to the Gold Rush. 1769-1849. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1998. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $40
209609 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. To the Golden Shore. American Goes to California - 1849. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1995. 418 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191877 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. To the Golden Shore. American Goes to California - 1849. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1995. 418 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
192267 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. Yerba Buena. San Francisco. From the Beginning to the Gold Rush. 1769-1849. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1998. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210635 - Purchase

Browning, Peter. Yosemite Place Names. The Historic Background of Geographic Names in Yosemite National Park. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1988. 242 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
203996 - Purchase

Browning, Sinclair. Enju. The Life and Struggle of an Apache Chief from the Little Running Water. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1982. 154 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199543 - Purchase

Brubaker, Isabelle Spencer. 100 Years of Growth. Signed by the author. 1850-1950. A History of Walnut Creek. Contra Costa County, California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1975. 176 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy (owner inscription). $45
209590 - Purchase

Brucato, John G. The Farmer Goes to Town. The Story of San Francisco's Farmers' Market. Photo available. San Francisco. Burke Pub. 1948. 143 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
206513 - Purchase

Bruce, John. Gaudy Century. 1848-1948. The Story of San Francisco's Hundred Years of Robust Journalism. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1948. 302 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209882 - Purchase

Bruchac, Joseph. Native American Animal Stories. Golden. Fulcrum. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
119565 - Purchase

Bruff, J. Goldsborough. Gold Rush. The Journals, Drawings, and Other Papers of J. Goldsborough Bruff. Captain, Washington City and California Mining Association. Photo available. New York. Columbia University Press. 1949. 794 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Color plates, black & white reproductions. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $200
209802 - Purchase

Brumfield, Kirby. This Was Wheat Farming. A Pictorial History of the Farms and Farmers in the Northwest who Grow the Nation's Bread. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1968. 191 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
197677 - Purchase

Bruno, Lee. Panorama. Tales from San Francisco's 1915 Pan-Pacific International Exposition. Photo available. Petaluma. Cameron + Company. 2014. 192 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203109 - Purchase

Bruno, Lloyd. Old River Town. A Personal History of Sacramento. Photo available. Sacramento. Suttertown Publshing. 1996. 123 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201866 - Purchase

Bruno, Lloyd. Old River Town. A Personal History of Sacramento. Photo available. Sacramento. Suttertown Publshing. 1996. 123 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210296 - Purchase

Bruntz, George G. History of Los Gatos. Gem of the Foothills. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1971. 173 pps. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light foxing to spine). $20
188050 - Purchase

Bryan, Edwin H., Jr. American Polynesia and the Hawaiian Chain. Photo available. Honolulu. Tongg Publishing Company. 1942. 253 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
193348 - Purchase

Bryant, Edwin. What I Saw in California. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1985. 455 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
196069 - Purchase

Bryce, George. The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Company. Including that of The French Traders of North-Western Canada and of the North-West, XY, and Astor Fur Company. Photo available. New York. Burt Franklin. 1968. Octavo. Hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
184656 - Purchase

Buan, Carolyn & Jean M. Auel. The Far-Off Sunset Land. Inscribed by Jean Auel. A Pictorial History of Washington County, Oregon. Photo available. Virginia Beach. Donning. 1999. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Inscribed by the author by Jean Auel. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
173890 - Purchase

Buchanan, A. Russell. David S. Terry of California. Dueling Judge. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1956. 238 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206394 - Purchase

Buchanan, Flora & Verda Dearing. Memories of Cufey's Cove an Early Greenwood, 1850-1930. Photo available. np. Self published. 1985. 28 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211218 - Purchase

Buchholtz, C.W. Man in Glacier. Photo available. West Glacier. Glacier Natural History Assn. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
160191 - Purchase

Buck, Franklin. A Yankee Trader in the Gold Rush. The Letters of Franklin A. Buck. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin Co. 1930. 294 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $45
209135 - Purchase

Buckbee, Edna Bryan. Pioneer Days of Angel's Camp. Photo available. Angel's Camp. Calaveras Californian. 1932. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
211167 - Purchase

Buckbee, Edna Bryan. Saga of Old Tuolumne. Photo available. New York. The Press of the Pioneers, Inc. 1935. 526 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
205823 - Purchase

Bueler, Gladys. Colorado's Colorful Characters. Photo available. Golden. Smoking Stack Press. 1975. 115 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211370 - Purchase

Bueler, Gladys. Colorado's Colorful Characters. Photo available. Golden. Smoking Stack Press. 1981. 115 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211373 - Purchase

Buffum, E. Gould & John W. Caughey. Six Months in the Gold Mines. From a Journal of Three Years Residence in Upper and Lower California. 1847-8-9. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1959. 145 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Interesting observations from a member of Stevensons Regiment. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
205797 - Purchase

Buley, R. Carlyle. The Old Northwest. Pioneer Period. 1815-1840. 2 vols. in slip case. Photo available. Bloomington. Indiana University Press. 1951. 632 & 686 pps. 4tos. Gilt decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set in fine slip case. $125
209801 - Purchase

Bulo, Ernie. Navajo Taboos. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Gallup. Buffalo Medicine Books. 1991. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Skip - Too much fun in Santa Fe '91 Ernie Bulo". Fine copy. $30
189894 - Purchase

Bunje, Emil T.H., Ph.D. Pre-Marshall Gold in California. Volume II (Discoveries and Near-Discoveries, 1840-1848). Photo available. Sacramento. Hammon's Archives. 1983. 70 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207460 - Purchase

Bunnell, Lafayette Houghton, M.D. Discovery of The Yosemite, and The Indian War of 1851 Which Led to That Event. Yosemite. Yosemite National Park. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $20
188441 - Purchase

Bunnell, Lafayette Houghton, M.D. Discovery of The Yosemite, and The Indian War of 1851 Which Led to That Event. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite National Park. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189066 - Purchase

Bunting, Bainbridge. Taos Adobes. Spanish Colonial and Territoral Architecture of the Taos Valley. Photo available. Santa Fe. Fort Burgwin Research Center. 1981. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189816 - Purchase

Buranelli, Vincent. Gold. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Maplewood. Hammond Incorporated. 1979. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207513 - Purchase

Burch, Ernest S. The Eskimos. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189670 - Purchase

Burchell, R.A. Harriet Martineau and America. Selected Letters from the Reinhard S. Speck Collection. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1995. 119 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209592 - Purchase

Burgess, Dr. Larry E. Redlands: Remembrance and Reflection. Photo available. Redlands. Redlands Federal Savings. 1981. 51 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $20
197714 - Purchase

Burgess, Gelett et al. The California Poetry Folios. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1947. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine (light rubbing to spine) slip case. $50
209396 - Purchase

Burgess, Gelett. Behind the Scenes. Glimpses of Fin de siecle San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. Grabhorn-Hoyem. The Book Club of California. 1968. 127 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy. $30
205766 - Purchase

Burgess, Larry E., Ph.D. The Smileys. A Commemorative Edition. Photo available. Redlands. Moore Historical Foundation. 1991. 60 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208196 - Purchase

Burke, John. The Legend of Baby Doe. The Colorful Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West. New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1974. 248 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear, spine faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101967 - Purchase

Burke, John. The Legend of Baby Doe. The Colorful Life and Times of the Silver Queen of the West. New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1974. 248 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
198960 - Purchase

Burke, Robert E. Olson's New Deal for California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1953. 279 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208614 - Purchase

Burkett, Mary Lou. Fighting Men of Texas. Inscribed by the author. Texas History Tales in Blank Verse. Photo available. Austin. Eakin Press. 1986. 160 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Mary Lou Burkett. With wishes for your enjoyment of my book". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191496 - Purchase

Burkhart, David. Earthquake Days. The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake & Fire in in 3-D. Photo available. San Bruno. Faultline Books. 2005. 220 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. With glasses in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199069 - Purchase

Burmeister, Eugene. City Along the Kern County. Bakersfield, California. 1869-1969. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern Publishing House. 1969. 65 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
208879 - Purchase

Burmeister, Eugene. The Golden Empire. Kern County, California. Photo available. Beverly Hills. Autograph Press. 1977. 168 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
208206 - Purchase

Burner, Caroline Hyman. History of The California School for the Deaf. Photo available. Berkeley. California School for the Deaf. 1960. 157 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $95
208739 - Purchase

Burnett, Peter H. Recollections & Opinions of an Old Pioneer. By the First Governor of California. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Narrative Press. 2004. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (small creases on front panel). $20
191888 - Purchase

Burns, Walter Noble. The Robin Hood of El Dorado. The Saga of Joaquin Murrieta, Famous Outlaw of California's Age of Gold. Photo available. New York. Coward-McCann. 1932. 304 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
197840 - Purchase

Burns, Walter Noble. The Saga of Billy the Kid. Photo available. Garden City. Garden City Pub. 1926. 322 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Early reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
212084 - Purchase

Burns, William A. The Natural History of the Southwest. New York. Franklin Watts. 1960. 146 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
106877 - Purchase

Burrell, Birney & Reginald R. Stuart (ed). The Burrell Letters. Inscribed by the editor. Including Excerpts from Birney Burrell's Diary and "Reminiscences of an Octogenarian". Photo available. Oakland. Self published. 1950. 57 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "To Alfred Kennedy - Choice friend - In appreciation of courtesies extraordinary Grace and RR Stuart 10-2-50". Fine copy. $50
208208 - Purchase

Burrill, Richard L. Ishi's Untold Story.Signed by the author. In His First World. The Ishi Centennial (1911-2011) Edition. Limited edtion. A Biography of the Last of His Band of Yahi Indians in North America. Photo available. Red Bluff. The Anthro Company. 2011. 296 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Limited edition, number 265 of 550 copies. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy in plastic protector. $75
206731 - Purchase

Burrill, Richard. Ishi Rediscovered. Photo available. Sacramento. Anthro Company. 2001. 228 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
192792 - Purchase

Burroughs, John, John Muir et al. Alaska. The Harriman Expedition, 1899. Two volumes bound as one. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1986. 390 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200773 - Purchase

Burrows, Jack. Black Sun of the Miwok. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 2000. 171 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205883 - Purchase

Burrows, William. Vigilante! The Story of Americans... Then and Now... Guarding Each Other (Montana). Photo available. New York. Harcourt Brace. 1976. 311 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196673 - Purchase

Burrus, Ernest, J., S.J. Kino and the Cartography of Northwestern New Spain. Photo available. Tucson. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society. 1965. 104 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $125
206158 - Purchase

Burt, Olive. Camel Express. A Story of the Jeff Davis Experiment. Philadelphia. John C. Winston. 1954. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Joseph C. Camana. Fine copy. $20
138198 - Purchase

Burton Gabrielle. Seaching for Tamsen Donner. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 2009. 316 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
194984 - Purchase

Burton Gabrielle. Seaching for Tamsen Donner. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 2009. 316 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198267 - Purchase

Burton, Jefery F. When is a Great Kiva? Excavations at McCreery Pueblo. Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona. Photo available. Washington. U.S. Department of the Interior. 1993. 166 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
188717 - Purchase

Bush, Elsie R. The Big Creek Album - Yesterday and Today. Photo available. Coarsegold. Self published. nd. 132 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear, light stain on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
205984 - Purchase

Bush, Elsie. Reshaping Central Sierra. Ninety Years of History. Photo available. Coarsegold. E. & R. Publishing. 2001. 131 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
197704 - Purchase

Butler, J.A. & Marlin L. Heckman (ed). Journal of Trip to California. April - September 1856. Signed by the editor. Photo available. La Verne. University of La Verne Press. 1993. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the editor. Fine copy. $50
207124 - Purchase

Butler, Mary Ellen. Prophet of the Parks. Inscribed by the author. The Story of William Penn Mott, Jr. Photo available. Auburn. The National Recreation and Park Association. 1999. 294 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Jan 27, 2000 To George Steinmetz - Thank you and Best Wisheds! Mary Ellen Butler". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208875 - Purchase

Butler, Phyllis. The Valley of Santa Clara. Historic Buildings, 1792-1920. Novato. Presidio Press. 1975. 192 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
109636 - Purchase

Butler, Phyllis. The Valley of Santa Clara. Historic Buildings, 1792-1920. Photo available. San Jose. Junior League of San Jose. 1975. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190877 - Purchase

Butler, Phyllis. The Valley of Santa Clara. Historic Buildings, 1792-1920. Photo available. San Jose. Junior League of San Jose. 1975. 192 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
208592 - Purchase

Butler, W. Byron. 60 Years Journey (Texas). San Antonio. Naylor Co. 1966. 157 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
101146 - Purchase

Butruille, Susan. Women's Voices from the Mother Lode. Tales from the California Gold Rush. Photo available. Boise. Tamarack. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198998 - Purchase

Butruille, Susan. Women's Voices from the Oregon Trail. Photo available. Boise. Tamarack. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191007 - Purchase

Butruille, Susan. Women's Voices from the Western Frontier. Photo available. Boise. Tamarack. 1995. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
162092 - Purchase

Byers, Roland O. To the Sundown Side. The Mountain Man in Idaho. Photo available. Moscow. University Press of Idaho. 1979. 214 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
190835 - Purchase

Bynum, Lindley. The Record Book. Rancho Santa Ana del Chino. Photo available. Los Angeles. Vocational Printing Classes of John C. Fremont High School. 1935. 55 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Tipped-in facsimile. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207057 - Purchase

Byrne, Henry L. (ed). Quarterly of The Society of California Pioneers. Vol. I, No. III. James Wilson Marshall. Discoverer of Gold. Sutter's Mill Coloma. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. September 10, 1944. 97 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip tipped-in. Scarce. Near fine copy (edges sunned). $75
209289 - Purchase

Caduto, Michael J. Keepers of Life. Discovering Plants Through Native American Stories and Earth Activities for Children Photo available. Golden. Fulcrum. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
175566 - Purchase

Caen, Herb (introduction). The Quake of 89. As Seen by the News Staff of the San Francisco Chronicle. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1989. 114 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
125972 - Purchase

Caen, Herb. Baghdad: 1951. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1950. 120 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209668 - Purchase

Caen, Herb. Through Our Eyes. The 20th Century as Seen by the San Francisco Chronicle. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189416 - Purchase

Cahen, Louis H. and Fitzpatrick, Edward I. The Empire of the Golden Gate. 1858-1928. Photo available. San Francisco. H.S. Crocker Company, Inc. 1928. 53 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in plates. Fine copy. $20
163391 - Purchase

Cahen, Louis. The Empire of the Golden Gate. 1858-1928. San Francisco. H.S. Crocker. 1928. 53 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
100386 - Purchase

Cain, Del. Lawmen of the Old West. The Good Guys. Plano. Republic of Texas Press. 2000. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188729 - Purchase

Cain, Ella M. The Story of Bodie. Sonora. Fearon Publishers. 1956. 196 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
122013 - Purchase

Cain, Ella M. The Story of Bodie. San Francisco. Fearon Publishers. 1956. 196 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
183063 - Purchase

Cain, Ella. The Story of Early Mono County. Inscribed by the author. Its Settlers, Gold Rushes, Indians, Ghost Towns. Photo available. San Francisco. Fearon. 1961. 166 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Most sincerely yours, Ella M. Cain"> Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206252 - Purchase

Cain, Ella. The Story of Early Mono County. Inscribed by the author. Its Settlers, Gold Rushes, Indians, Ghost Towns. San Francisco. Fearon. 1961. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy. $25
154074 - Purchase

Cain, Ella. The Story of Early Mono County. Its Settlers, Gold Rushes, Indians, Ghost Towns. San Francisco. Fearon. 1961. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
122075 - Purchase

Cain, Ella. The Story of Early Mono County. Its Settlers, Gold Rushes, Indians, Ghost Towns. San Francisco. Fearon. 1961. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, name on end paper). $20
184464 - Purchase

Cain, Ella. The Story of Early Mono County. Its Settlers, Gold Rushes, Indians, Ghost Towns. Photo available. San Francisco. Fearon. 1961. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211892 - Purchase

Calabro, Marian. The Perilous Journey of The Donner Party. Photo available. New York. Scholastic. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188111 - Purchase

Caldwell, Jayne Craven. Carpinteria As It Was. Inscribed and signed by the author. Volume One. Photo available. np. Papillon Press. 1979. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Sincerely Jayne Caldwell". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200916 - Purchase

Calef, Wesley. Private Grazing and Public Lands. Studies of the Local Management of the Taylor Grazing Act. Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1960. 292 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
129105 - Purchase

Calhan, Edna Laurel. Clayton By Edna Laurel Calhan. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Clayton. Clayton Historic Society. 1984. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Edna Laurel Calhan July1981". Letter from Nan Joy Wallace laid in. Fine copy. $125
207457 - Purchase

Calhoon, F.D. 49er Irish. One Irish Family in the California Mines. Photo available. New York. Exposition Press. 1977. 194 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (spine sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
198373 - Purchase

Calhoon, F.D. California Gold and The Highgraders. Signed by the author. True Stories of the Mines and the Miners. Photo available. Sacramento. Cal-Con Press. 1988. 367 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
204183 - Purchase

Calhoon, F.D. California Gold and The Highgraders. True Stories of the Mines and the Miners. Photo available. Sacramento. Cal-Con Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191693 - Purchase

Calhoon, F.D. Coolies, Kanakas and Cousin Jacks. Signed by the Author. And Eleven Other Ethnic Groups Who Populated The West During the Gold Rush Years. Photo available. Sacramento. Cal-Con. 1986. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
191695 - Purchase

Calhoun, Frederick. The Lawmen. The United States Marshals and Their Deputies, 1789-1989. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian. 1989. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy (small names in top and bottom edges) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186225 - Purchase

California Department of Parks and Recreation. California Historical Landmarks. Photo available. Sacramento. Department of Parks and Recreation. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209172 - Purchase

California Historical Society. The Russians in California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1933. 88 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Pictorial label. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Fine copy. $50
205679 - Purchase

Calkins, Frank. Rocky Mountain Warden. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1964. 269 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
144699 - Purchase

Calloway, Colin G. The American Revolution in Indian Country. Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities. Photo available. Cambridge. Cambridge University Press. 1995. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
187423 - Purchase

Cameron, Janet Scott. Simi Grows Up. The Story of Simi. Ventura County, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1963. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206418 - Purchase

Cameron, Janet Scott. Simi Grows Up. The Story of Simi. Ventura County, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1963. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
207677 - Purchase

Cameron, Janet Scott. Simi Grows Up. The Story of Simi. Ventura County, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1963. 119 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Bibliography. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208942 - Purchase

Cameron, Janet Scott. Simi Grows Up. The Story of Simi. Ventura County, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1963. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in lightly discolored dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210020 - Purchase

Cameron, Robert & Harold Gilliam. Above Yosemite. A New Collection of Aerial Photographs of Yosemite National Park, California. Photo available. San Francisco. Cameron and Company. 1984. 145 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
194620 - Purchase

Cameron, Robert. Robert Cameron's Above Las Vegas. Its Canyons and Mountains. A New Collection of Historical and Original Aerial Photographs. Photo available. San Francisco. Cameron and Co. 1996. Folio. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very light scratching) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190769 - Purchase

Camp, C.W. 'Bob'. La Mirada. From Rancho to City. Photo available. Fullerton. Sultana Press. 1970. 115 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy. $40
207473 - Purchase

Camp, Charles L. Earth Song. A Prologue to History. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1952. 137 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209835 - Purchase

Camp, Charles L. et al. Edgar Kahn. From Land's End to The Ferry. Photo available. San Francisco. The Black Vine Press. The Roxburghe Club. 1942. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 220 copies, number 207. Fine copy. $45
208760 - Purchase

Camp, Charles L. George Lyman, Francis Farquhar, Carl Wheta, Felix Riesenberg, Oscar Lewis and many others. From Land's End to the Ferry. Photo available. San Francisco. The Black Vine Press. 1942. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $45
164801 - Purchase

Camp, Charles, Francis Farquhar, Carl Wheat et al. Essays for Henry R. Wagner. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1947. 106 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Facsimiles tipped-in. Important reference work. Limited edition of 260 copies. Fine copy. $45
205850 - Purchase

Camp, Charles. Desert Rats. Remembered by Charles L. Camp. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1966. 55 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208723 - Purchase

Camp, Charles. Earth Song. A Prologue to History. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Pub. Co. 1970. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101632 - Purchase

Camp, William. San Francisco. Port of Gold (gold rush). Garden City. Doubleday & Company. 1948. 518 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
131491 - Purchase

Camp, William. San Francisco. Port of Gold. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday & Company. 1947. 518 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209159 - Purchase

Campa, Father & John Galvin, Louis Choris. A Journal of Explorations. Northward along the Coast from Monterey in the Year 1775. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell - Books. 1964. 67 pps. + maps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Louis Choris. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $100
209811 - Purchase

Campbell osemae Wells. From Trappers to Tourists. Fremont County, Colorado. 1830-1950. Photo available. Fremont. Fremont/Custer Historical Society. 1972. 244 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
190861 - Purchase

Campbell, John Carden. Houses of Gold. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North. 1980. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
183965 - Purchase

Campbell, John Carden. Houses of Gold. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North. 1980. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137669 - Purchase

Campbell, John Carden. Houses of Gold. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North. 1980. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212308 - Purchase

Campbell, John Martin & Tony Hillerman. The Prairie Schoolhouse. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1996. 151 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
197660 - Purchase

Campbell, John Martin & Tony Hlllerman. Few and Far Between. Moments in the North American Desert. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Foreword by Tony Hillerman. Fine copy. $20
196032 - Purchase

Campbell, Scott (ed). The Columbian Presents Clark County. The Early Years. 1850-1949. Washington. Photo available. Vancouver. Pediment. 2000. 144 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205384 - Purchase

Canfield, Chauncey L. (ed). The Diary of a Forty-Niner. Photo available. Redmond. High Grass Publications. 1999. 231 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Facsimile. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
204362 - Purchase

Canfield, Gae Whitney. Sarah Winnemucca of the Northern Paiutes. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
165956 - Purchase

Cannon, Lou. Ronnie & Jesse. Inscribed by the author. Jess Unruh & Lou Cannon. A Political Odyssey. A Candid Biography of the Two Rival Political Champions, Ronald Reagan and Jesse Unruh. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1969. 340 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bob Monagan ith appreciation for the benefit of your political insights and my best wishes. Lou Cannon Nov. 8, 1969". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195994 - Purchase

Canton, Frank M. Frontier Tales. The Autobiography of Frank M. Canton. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1966. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209194 - Purchase

Canton, Frank M. Frontier Trails. The Autobiography of Frank M. Canton. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1966. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209223 - Purchase

Cardinell, Charles. Adventures on the Plains. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1922. 13 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
212341 - Purchase

Carey, Naomi McCallum. Index to History of San Joaquin County, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Lodi. Historic Record Company. Self published. 1991. 302 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
207420 - Purchase

Carey, Naomi McCallum. Mountain Men to Astronauts. A History of Lodi. 1869 - 1969. Photo available. Lodi. Duncan Press. 1993. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201683 - Purchase

Carkin, Helen S. & Norman H. Lerman. Once Upon an Indian Tale. Signed by the author. Authentic Folk Tales. Photo available. New York. Carlton Press. 1968. 54 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Norman Lerman. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203825 - Purchase

Carlson, Chip. Tom Horn. Blood on the Moon. Signed by the author. Dark History of the Murderous Cattle Detective. Photo available. np. High Plains Press. 2001. 382 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
203263 - Purchase

Carlson, Denton W. & William Clark. Mines and Mineral Resources of Amador County, California. Photo available. np. State of California Division of Mines. 1954. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Map in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193399 - Purchase

Carlson, Frances C. Cave Creek and Carefree, Arizona. A History of the Desert Foothills. Photo available. Scottsdale. Encanto Press. Cave Creek Museum. 1988. 204 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light edge wear, taped tear on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203082 - Purchase

Carlson, Laurie Winn. On Sidesaddles to Heaven. The Women of the Rocky Mountain Mission. Photo available. Cadwell. Caxton Printers. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
184937 - Purchase

Carlson, Vada F. This is Our Valley. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. Santa Maria Valley Historic Society. 1959. 286 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies, number 70. Inscribed "To Hazel with love and fond memories Alfa 70 years old Nov 12 1959". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208774 - Purchase

Carmony, Neil (ed). Tough Times in Rough Places. Personal Narratives of Adventure, Death, and Survival on the Western Frontier. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
138772 - Purchase

Carosso, Vincent. The California Wine Industry. A Study of the Formative Years. 1830-1895. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1951. 241 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
206128 - Purchase

Carpadus, Norman. A History of the Petaluma Fire Department. 1857 to 1963. Inscribed by Ed Fratini (Petaluma Chamber of Commerce President). Photo available. np. Self published. c. 1964. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To a real railroad fan - Hart Corbett Ed Fratini? Petaluma 12/11/64". Fine copy. $100
211402 - Purchase

Carpenter, Allan. The Encyclopedia of The Far West. Over 2,000 Entries on All Aspects of the Large and Varied Region. Its History, Personalities, Geography, Politics, Economy, Ecology and More. Photo available. New York. Facts on File. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
181488 - Purchase

Carpenter, Aurelius O. A History of Medocino County. Photo available. Mendocino. Pacific Rim. 1977. 142 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
211133 - Purchase

Carpenter, Aurelius O. & Percy H. Millberry. History of Mendocino and Lake Counties, California. With Biographical Sketches of The Leading Men and Women of the Counties who have been Identified with their Growth and Development from the Early Days to the Present. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Record Company. 1914. 1045 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Three-quarter leather. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $425
208071 - Purchase

Carpenter, Edwin H. Early Cemeteries of The City of Los Angeles. Los Angeles Miscellany II. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1973. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Fine copy. $50
206800 - Purchase

Carpenter, Edwin H. Printers and Publishers in Southern California. 1850-1876. A Directory. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1964. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
207006 - Purchase

Carpenter, Edwin H. Printers and Publishers in Southern California. 1850-1876. Signed by the author. A Directory. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1964. 48 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206222 - Purchase

Carpenter, Patricia (ed). The San Francisco Fair. Treasure Island. 1939-1940. Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall. 1989. 4to. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199669 - Purchase

Carpenter, Patricia (ed). The San Francisco Fair. Treasure Island. 1939-1940. Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall. 1989. 158 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209617 - Purchase

Carpenter, Thomas D. Pasadena: Resort Hotels and Paradise. Signed by the author. Photo available. Pasadena. Castle Green Times. nd. 176 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209856 - Purchase

Carpenter, Thomas D. Pasadena: Resort Hotels and Paradise. Signed by the author. Photo available. Pasadena. Castle Green Times. nd. 176 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
210656 - Purchase

Carpenter, Virginia L. Placentia, A Pleasant Place. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Santa Ana. Friis-Pioneer Press. 1977. 287 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Edward Hartman Best wishes Virginia L. Carpenter May 20, 1978". Fine copy. $40
207774 - Purchase

Carpenter, Virginia L. The Ranchos of Don Pacifico Ontiveros. Photo available. Santa Ana. Friis-Pioneer Press. 1982. 247 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Corrections in rear. Fine copy. $95
207258 - Purchase

Carpenter, Virginia L. The Ranchos of Don Pacifico Ontiveros. Signed by the author. Photo available. Santa Ana. Friis-Pioneer Press. 1982. 247 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Corrections in rear. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $125
208750 - Purchase

Carr, Harry & E.H. Suydam. Los Angeles. Inscribed by the illustrator. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton Century. 1935. 402 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the illustrated "With all good wishes E.H. Suydam". Rare in dust jacket. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207817 - Purchase

Carr, John. Pioneer Days in California. Historical and Personal Sketches. Photo available. Eureka. Times Publishing Company. 1891. 452 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Red cloth over boards. First edition. Important reference work. Related newspaper article laid in. "Jean Hersholt" book plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $350
206714 - Purchase

Carr, William G., Ph.D. John Swett. The Biography of an Educational Pioneer. Photo available. Santa Ana. Fine Arts Press. 1933. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207334 - Purchase

Carranco, Lynwood Redwoods Lumber Industry. In shrink wrap. Photo available. San Marino. Golden West Books. 1982. 218 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
209147 - Purchase

Carrington, Frances C. My Army Life and the Fort Phil. Kearney Massacre. With an Account of the Celebration of "Wyoming Opened". Photo available. Freeport. Books for Libraries Press. 1971 [1910]. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191887 - Purchase

Carroll, John (ed). Reflections of Western Historians. Photo available. np. University of Arizona Press. 1969. 314 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193494 - Purchase

Carson, H. Glenn. Hunting the Ghost Towns. Photo available. Boulder. Self published. 1977. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light rubbing to covers). $15
211698 - Purchase

Carson, James H. & George H. Derby. Bright Gem of the Western Seas. California. 1846-1852. Early Recollections of the Mines, Tulare Plains, Life in California. A Report of the Tulare Valley. Photo available. Lafayette. Great West Books. 1991. 206 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Map in rear pocket. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
210082 - Purchase

Carson, James. Recollections of the California Mines. An Account of the Early Discoveries of Gold, With Anecdotes and Sketches of California and Miners Life and a Description of the Great Tulare Valley. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1950. 113 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Large folding map in rear. One of 750 copies. Fine copy. $30
205697 - Purchase

Carter, Harvey Lewis. 'Dear Old Kit'. The Historical Christopher Carson. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1968. 250 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208204 - Purchase

Cartter, George. R. & Robert Ansel Cartter. Twilight of the Jackass Prospector. Death Valley Area Portraits of the 1930's. Photo available. Morongo alley. Sagebrush Press. 1982. 61 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Fine copy. $40
208880 - Purchase

Caruthers, William. Loafing Along Death Valley Trails. A Personal Narrative of People and Places. Photo available. Pomona. P-B Press. 1951. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
194169 - Purchase

Caruthers, William. Loafing Along Death Valley Trails. A Personal Narrative of People and Places. Photo available. Pomona. P-B Press. 1951. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $15
194637 - Purchase

Caruthers, William. Loafing Along Death Valley Trails. A Personal Narrative of People and Places. Photo available. Pomona. P-B Press. 1951. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
202611 - Purchase

Caruthers, William. Loafing Along Death Valley Trails. A Personal Narrative of People and Places. Photo available. Pomona. P-B Press. 1951. 192 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208676 - Purchase

Carvalho, Solomon Nunes. Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West with Colonel Fremont's Last Expedition. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 2004. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196271 - Purchase

Carville, Julie. Lingering in Tahoe's Wild Gardens. A Guide to Hundreds of the Most Beautiful Wildflower Gardens of the Lake Tahoe Region. Photo available. Chicago Park. Mountain Gypsy Press. 1990. 350 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203902 - Purchase

Carville, Julie. Lingering in Tahoe's Wild Gardens. Signed by the author. A Guide to Hundreds of the Most Beautiful Wildflower Gardens of the Lake Tahoe Region. Chicago Park. Mountain Gypsy Press. 1989. 350 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Signed by the author. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
170853 - Purchase

Case, Robert Ormond and Victoria Case. Last Mountains. The Story of the Cascades. Signed by both authors. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1945. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by both authors. Fine copy. $25
163267 - Purchase

Case, Suzanne D. Join Me in Paradise. The History of Guenoc Valley. Photo available. Middletown. Guenoc Winery. 1982. 93 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $200
208964 - Purchase

Casebier, Dennis G. Fort Pah-Ute California. Photo available. Norco. Tales of the Mojave Road. 1974. 161 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208251 - Purchase

Casebier, Dennis G. Goffs & Its Schoolhouse. Signed by the author. The Historic Cultural Center of the East Mojave Desert. Photo available. Essex. Tales of the Mohave Road Publishing Co. #21. 1995. 177 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206946 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1979. 131 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in very good (closed tear on rear panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
178248 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1986. 131 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
183428 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1979. 131 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
185181 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1979. 131 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190072 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1986. 131 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
186830 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1979. 131 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
198576 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1986. 131 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
199536 - Purchase

Cassady, Stephen. Spanning the Gate. The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. Mill Valley. Squarebooks. 1979. 131 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209935 - Purchase

Castelfranco, Paul. Pebbles and Flints. Signed by the author. Photo available. Davis. Self published. Abbey Road Press. 1991. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated by Seymour Howard. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
208335 - Purchase

Castro, Doris Shaw. James H. Carson's California, 1847-1853. Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 1997. 247 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
207090 - Purchase

Catlin, George & Michael MacDonald Mooney. Letters and Notes on the North American Indians. In One Volume. Photo available. New York. Gramercy Books. 1975. 366 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
194598 - Purchase

Catlin, George. Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. New York. Dover. 1973. 266 & 267 pps. + index. Octavo. Soft covers. Reprint facsimile edition. Two volumes. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine set. $25
194926 - Purchase

Caughey, John & LaRee. Los Angeles. Biography of a City. In shrink wrap. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1977. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. New in shrink wrap. $50
210169 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton (ed). Rushing for Gold. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1949. 111 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208334 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. History of The Pacific Coast. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1933. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
163083 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. History of The Pacific Coast. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1933. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
208565 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. Hurbert Howe Bancroft. Historian of the West. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1946. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (library label on spine and end paper) in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163324 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. Hurbert Howe Bancroft. Historian of the West. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1946. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light sunning to spine). $20
183806 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. Hurbert Howe Bancroft. Historian of the West. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1946. 422 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
208330 - Purchase

Caughey, John Walton. The American West. Frontier & Region. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1969. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163342 - Purchase

Caughey, John. Gold is the Cornerstone. Chronicles of California (gold rush). Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1948. 321 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light spine sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163266 - Purchase

Caughey, John. Gold is the Cornerstone. Chronicles of California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1948. 321 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208220 - Purchase

Caughey, Mildred. Through the Eyes of a Child. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1979. 83 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
101005 - Purchase

Cechner, Frank. South Park City, Colorado. Photo available. np. Self published. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
166631 - Purchase

Cellar, Root. California Mortality Schedules. 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880. Sacramento. Sacramento Genealogical Society. 1995. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
187459 - Purchase

Cellar, Root. Sacramento County, California Census. 1870-1880. County History. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Genealogical Society. 1991. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
187451 - Purchase

Cenotto, Larry. Logan's Alley. Inscribed, Limited edition. Volume IV. Amador County Yesterdays in Picture and Prose. County History. Photo available. Jackson. Cenotto Publications. 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Inscribed by the author: "To Jean Applegate. Finally we meet! Enjoy! Larry Cenotto 9/19/03". Limited edition, number 342 of 600 copies. Fine copy. $75
186714 - Purchase

Cenotto, Larry. Logan's Alley. Volume I. Amador County Yesterdays in Picture and Prose. County History. Photo available. Jackson. Cenotto Publications. 1988. 288 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $55
198276 - Purchase

Cenotto, Larry. Logan's Alley. Volume I. Signed by the author. Amador County Yesterdays in Picture and Prose. County History. Photo available. Jackson. Cenotto Publications. 1988. 288 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $55
209619 - Purchase

Cenotto, Larry. Logan's Alley. Volume II. Amador County Yesterdays in Picture and Prose. County History. Photo available. Jackson. Cenotto Publications. 1988. 319 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $55
198277 - Purchase

Ceram, C.W. The First American. A Story of North American Archaeology. New York. Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. 1971. 357 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
125413 - Purchase

Cerveri, Doris. Reno. Signed by the author. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Norfolk. Donning. 1981. 191 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Limited edition. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1500 copies, number 1451. Signed bookplate. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $50
202852 - Purchase

Cerveri, Doris. With Curry's Compliments. Signed by the author. The Story of Abraham Curry. Photo available. Elko. Nostalgia Press. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
211793 - Purchase

Cerwin, Herbert. Bernal Diaz. Historian of the Conquest. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1963. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190253 - Purchase

Chaddock, Emory Leroy & Alice Chaddock Yvanovich. 120 in the Shade (And No Shade). Inscribed by the author. Amusing Recollections of A Fresno Pioneer. Photo available. Fresno. Lifelines. 1989. 113 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Eleanor Pehrson With love and best wishes from Alice Chaddock Yvanovich". Fine copy. $45
210172 - Purchase

Chalfant, W. A. The Story of Inyo. Photo available. Bishop. Pinon Book Store. 1964. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Still considered the best work on the region east of the southern Sierras. Fine copy in torn dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163426 - Purchase

Chalfant, W. A. The Story of Inyo. Photo available. np. Self published. 1933. 430 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Still considered the best work on the region east of the southern Sierras. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206521 - Purchase

Chalfant, W.A. Gold, Guns & Ghost Towns (Gold Rush). Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1949. 175 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
203229 - Purchase

Chalfant, W.A. Gold, Guns & Ghost Towns (Gold Rush). Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1964. 175 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203761 - Purchase

Chalfant, W.A. Outposts of Civilization. Photo available. Boston. The Christopher Publishing House. 1928. 193 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, owner name on end paper). $150
207982 - Purchase

Chamber, George W. & C.L. Sonnichsen. San Agustin. Signed by Sonnichsen. First Cathedral Church in Arizona. Photo available. Tucons. The Arizona Historical Society. 1974. 57 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed "C.L. Sonnichsen". Fine copy. $35
197015 - Purchase

Chamberlain, Newell D. The Call of Gold. True Tales On The Gold Road To Yosemite. Photo available. Mariposa. Gazette. 1936. 183 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206515 - Purchase

Chambliss, William H. Chambliss' Diary or, Society As It Really is. Photo available. New York. Chambliss & Company. 1895. 409 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light shelf wear at extremities). $125
208562 - Purchase

Chan, Sucheng. This Bittersweet Soil. The Chinese in California Agriculture, 1860-1910. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1986. 503 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
209530 - Purchase

Chandler, Arthur. The Biography of San Francisco State University. Photo available. San Francisco. Lexikos Press. 1986. 120 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206508 - Purchase

Chandler, Arthur. The Biography of San Francisco State University. Photo available. San Francisco. Lexikos Press. 1986. 120 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
209632 - Purchase

Chandler, David Leon. 100 Tons of Gold. The Incredible Story Behind the Biggest Buried Treasure in the U.S. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1978. 200 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Library stamp on title page in near fine (paper label on spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
201280 - Purchase

Chandler, Robert (ed). California Gold Rush Camps. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1998. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209260 - Purchase

Chandler, Robert J. Joaquin Miller in 1863. The Sphinx Speaks. Photo available. San Francisco. The Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs. August, 2000. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by C.H. Miller. Limited edition of 300 copies. Fine copy. $45
212163 - Purchase

Chandler, Robert J. (ed). Pacific Mail Steamships. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2011. 48 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy (top corner of front panel bumped). $30
207633 - Purchase

Chandler, Samuel C. "Gateway to the Peninsula". A History of The City of Daly City. San Mateo County, California. Slip case. Signed by Councilman. Photo available. Daly City. City of Daly City. 1973. 150 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Presented to Fred Pratt signed by Councilman McRobert Stewart. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
203394 - Purchase

Chandler, Samuel C. "Gateway to the Peninsula". Signed, limited edition. A History of The City of Daly City. San Mateo County, California. Signed by Mayor and Councilman. Photo available. Daly City. City of Daly City. 1973. 150 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies. Signed by Mayor Anthony A. Giammona, Mayor Pro Tem and 3 councilmen. Fine copy. $50
208914 - Purchase

Chant, Christopher. The Indian Wars. An Illustrated History of the Conflicts Between the North American Indians and the U.S. Army. Photo available. London. Tiger Books. 1998. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190669 - Purchase

Chapel, Charles. Guns of the Old West. Special edition. Photo available. Fairfax. The National Rifle Association. Odysseus Editions. 1965. 306 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Red, gilt decorated leather. Gilt edges. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193938 - Purchase

Chapel, Charles. Guns of the Old West. The Definitive Book on the Firearms that Opened the Frontier and Conquered the American West. New York. Coward McCann. 1961. 306 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (owner inscription) in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
110304 - Purchase

Chapman, Arthur. The Pony Express. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams Sons. 1932. 319 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very light sunning to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207220 - Purchase

Chapman, Charles Edward, Ph.D. A History of California: The Spanish Period. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1921. 527 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Folding map. Fine copy. $45
208742 - Purchase

Chapman, Charles Edward, Ph.D. The Founding of Spanish California. The Northwestward Expansion of New Spain, 1687-1783. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1916. 485 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $45
208257 - Purchase

Chaput, Don. Virgil Earp. Western Peace Officer. Photo available. Encampment. Affiliated Writers of America/Publishers. 1994. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
192718 - Purchase

Chaput, Don. Virgil Earp. Western Peace Officer. Photo available. Encampment. Affiliated Writers of America. 1994. 255 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196602 - Purchase

Charles, George. Memories of Sonoma Coast. Inscribed by the author. A Family... A Century... A Legacy. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Legacy Press. 1996. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "May 1997 To Bob Here is to good health and good reading. George H. Charles Born at Plantation 1911". Fine copy. $25
191153 - Purchase

Chartier, JoAnn. Love Untamed. Romances of the Old West. Helena. Twodot. 2002. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
148207 - Purchase

Chase, Don M. A Road Past His Door. Gasquet. Photo available. Sebastopol. Self published. 1973. 44 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207547 - Purchase

Chase, Don M. Pack Saddles and Rolling Wheels. Signed by the author. The Story of Travel and Transportation in Southern Oregon and Northwestern California from 1852. Photo available. Crescent City. Self published. 1959. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the Author. Fine copy. $45
184771 - Purchase

Chase, Don. Pack Saddles and Rolling Wheels. The Story of Travel and Transportation in Southern Oregon and Northwestern California from 1852. Photo available. np. Self published. 1959. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (sunning to edges). $30
211766 - Purchase

Chase, Doris. They Pushed Back the Forest. Del Norte County. Photo available. np. Self published. 1959. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $20
211767 - Purchase

Chase, Harold S. Hope Ranch. A Rambling Record. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Historic Society. 1963. 121 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
207820 - Purchase

Chase, J. Smeaton. Our Araby: Palm Springs and the The Garden of The Sun. New edition. Photo available. Palm Springs. Self published. Star-News. 1922. 112 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. New edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. First know work devoted entirely to Palm Springs. Information on the flora, fauna, Indians, trips, etc. Map in rear pocket. Near fine copy (small hole on spine, owner inscription). $50
206398 - Purchase

Chase, J. Smeaton. Yosemite Trails. Camp and Pack-Train in the Yosemite Region of the Sierra Nevada. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin & Company. 1911. 354 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner names on end paper) copy. $75
196586 - Purchase

Chatfield-Taylor, Joan. San Francisco Opera. Inscribed by the author. The First Seventy-Five Years. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1997. 181 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors "To George Steinmetz with best wishes Joan Chatfield-Taylor September 6, 1997". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $150
209896 - Purchase

Chatterton, Fenimore C. Yesterday's Wyoming. The Intimate Memoirs of Fenimore Chatterton. Territorial Citizen, Governor and Statesman. Photo available. Aurora. Powder River Publishers. 1957. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition, number 965 of 1000 copies. Tipped-in photograph of the author. Illustrated. Fine copy. $30
184425 - Purchase

Chauvenet, Beatrice. Hewett and Friends. Signed by the author. A Biography of Santa Fe's Vibrant Era. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1983. 248 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
204906 - Purchase

Chaves, Fray Angelico. Chavez. Inscribed by the author. A Distinctive American Clan of New Mexico. Photo available. Santa Fe. William Gannon. 1989. 146 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Limited edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Allene Pickel with every good with. Fray Angelico Chaves. Fine copy. $95
198384 - Purchase

Cheatham, K. Follis. Spotted Flower and the Ponokomita. Philadelphia. The Westminster Press. 1977. 94 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
102419 - Purchase

Cheatham, Wilma G. The Story of Contra Costa County. For Boys and Girls. Photo available. San Francisco. Harr Wagner Publishing. 1942. 229 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
207819 - Purchase

Cheney, Warren et al. Yosemite. Illustrated in Color. Sentinel Rock, Bridal Veil, El Capitan, The Cascades, The Three Brothers, Vernal Fall, Cathedral Spires, Cathedral Rock, Yosemite Falls, The Half Dome, General View. Photo available. Sausalito. Windgate press. 2003 [1890]. Folio. Decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208267 - Purchase

Cheney, William M. Pocket Knives. Photo available. Napa. Gordon Williams. 1982. 60 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition, corrected. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210544 - Purchase

Cherkovski, Neeli & Ferlinghetti, Ginsberg, Norse et al. Cafe Society. Photographs and Poetry from San Francisco's North Beach. Photo available. San Francisco. Seefood Studios. 1978. 52 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208979 - Purchase

Chevigny, Hector. Lost Empire. The Life and Adventures of Nikolai Petrovich Rezanov. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Company. 1937. 356 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
209136 - Purchase

Child, Andrew. Overland Route to California. Photo available. Los Angeles. N.A. Kovach. 1946. 64 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206318 - Purchase

Chiles, Joseph B. & George R. Stewart. A Visit to California in 1841. As Recorded for Hubert Howe Bancroft in and Interview with Joseph B. Chiles. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of The Bancroft Library. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
179950 - Purchase

Chin, Duncan. Growing Up on Grove Street, 1931-46. Signed by the author. Sketches and Memories of a Chinese-American Boyhood. Photo available. Capitola. Capitola Book Company. 1995. 110 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $50
207922 - Purchase

Chinn, Thomas W. Bridging the Pacific. Inscribed by the author. San Francisco Chinatown and Its People. Photo available. San Francisco. Chinese Historical Society of America. 1989. 330 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bob and Florene Vetterlein ? with best wishes - Thomas W. Chinn 5/16/95". Related biographical material laid in. Fine copy in fine (light fading to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
200142 - Purchase

Chinn, Thomas W. (ed). A History of The Chinese in California. A Syllabus. San Francisco. Chinese Historical Society of America. 1969. 81 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Map. Very good copy (light shelf wear, ex-libris). $25
182688 - Purchase

Chipman, Art. Tunnel 13. The Story of the De Autremont Brothers and the West's Last Great Train Hold-Up. Photo available. Medford. Pine Cone Publishers. 1977. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183055 - Purchase

Chipman, Art. Tunnel 13. The Story of the De Autremont Brothers and the West's Last Great Train Hold-Up. Photo available. Medford. Pine Cone Publishers. 1977. 159 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207053 - Purchase

Chirk, George H. Oklahoma Place Names. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1987. 268 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised and enlarged edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203505 - Purchase

Chisholn, James. South Pass, 1868. James Chisholm's Journal of the Wyoming Gold Rush. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1975. 244 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212029 - Purchase

Chittenden, H.M Report on The Water Supply System of the Spring Valley Water Company of San Francisco, Cal. Photo available. np. Self published. c. 1912. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. J.H. Dockweiler's (Consulting Engineer) copy. Important reference work. Near fine copy (light soiling to covers). $50
207436 - Purchase

Chittenden, H.M. & Bruce Le Roy. A Western Epic. Signed, limited. Being a Selection from His Unpublished Journals, Diaries and Robert. Photo available. Tacoma. Washington State Historic Society. 1961. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Half leather. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 91. Signed "Bruce Le Roy. Fine copy in fine slip case. $100
207890 - Purchase

Chittenden, Hiram. Yellowstone National Park. Historical & Descriptive. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1954. 286 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Folding map. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
166310 - Purchase

Choate, Joseph. Death Valley Scotty (of California). Inscribed by the author. My Colorful Client. Photo available. Death Valley. Death Valley Scottys Castle. 1989. 120 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Mary on behalf of Mr. Choate and 3 authors(?) Ted Fa(?). Fine copy. $25
207908 - Purchase

Choris, Louis & Porter Garnett. San Francisco One Hundred Years Ago. Photo available. San Francisco. A.M. Robertson. 1913. 20 pages of text, plus plates. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Inscribed by the translator, Porter Garnett. Author arrived in San Francisco aboard the Ruric in 1816, under Kotzebue. Includes a short narrative with accompanying art reproductions and photos of San Francisco at the time the book was published. Fine copy $50
207638 - Purchase

Choy, Philip P. Canton Footprints. Sacramento's Chinese Legacy. Photo available. Sacramento. Chinese American Council of Sacramento. 2007. 158 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
202969 - Purchase

Christensen, Carol & Thomas. The U.S. - Mexican War. Photo available. San Francisco. Bay Books. 1998. 245 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
204525 - Purchase

Christman, Enos. One Man's Gold. The Letters & Journals of a Forty-Niner. Photo available. New York. Whittlesey House. 1930. 278 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $95
209443 - Purchase

Chuinard, E.G. Only One Man Died. The Medical Aspects of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Photo available. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1999. 445 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212089 - Purchase

Church, Peggy Pond. Wind's Trail. The Early Life of Mary Austin. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1990. 214 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200204 - Purchase

Churchill, Richard E. Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson, & Wyatt Earp. Their Colorado Careers. Photo available. Montrose. Western Reflections. 2005. 38 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211195 - Purchase

Cipriani, Count Leonetto & Ernest Falbo (ed). California and Overland Diaries of Count Leonetto Cipriani. From 1853 Through 1871. Photo available. San Francisco. The Champoeg Press. 1962. 148 pps. + index. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208784 - Purchase

Clapp, Nicholas. Virginia City. To Dance with the Devil. Photo available. San Diego. Sunbelt Publication. 2016. 198 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205122 - Purchase

Clappe, Louise "Dame Shirley". The Shirley Letters. Being Letters Written in 1851-1852 from the California Mines. Salt Lake City. Peregrine. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. $15
131585 - Purchase

Clappe, Louise "Dame Shirley". The Shirley Letters. Being Letters Written in 1851-1852 from the California Mines. Salt Lake City. Peregrine. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
186905 - Purchase

Clappe, Louise "Dame Shirley". The Shirley Letters. From the California Mines. 1851-1852. Photo available. Santa Clara. Santa Clara University Press. Heyday. 1973. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
188156 - Purchase

Clappe, Louise "Dame Shirley". The Shirley Letters. From the California Mines. 1851-1852. Photo available. Santa Clara. Santa Clara University Press. Heyday. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
188813 - Purchase

Clar, C. Raymond. California Government and Forestry - II. During the Young and Rolph Administrations. Photo available. Sacramento. Division of Forestry. 1969. 319 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208843 - Purchase

Clar, C. Raymond. Out of The River Mist. An Authentic History of a Russian River Lumber Town from Indian Days to About 1930. Photo available. Palo Alto. River Mist. 1984. 135 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191019 - Purchase

Clar, C. Raymond. Out of The River Mist. An Authentic History of a Russian River Lumber Town from Indian Days to About 1930. Photo available. Palo Alto. Forest History Society. 1974. 135 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211734 - Purchase

Clark, Arthur Miller. From Grove to Cove to Grove. A Brief History of Carpenteria, California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1962. 93 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
209854 - Purchase

Clark, Charles Badger. Sun and Saddle Leather. Photo available. Boston. Richard G. adger. 1917. Octavo. Hardcover. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
189777 - Purchase

Clark, Donald Thomas. Monterey County Place Names. Signed by the author. A Geographical Dictionary. Photo available. Carmel Valley. Kestrel Press. 1991. 739 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207447 - Purchase

Clark, Donald Thomas. Santa Cruz County Place Names. Inscribed by the author. A Geographical Dictionary. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz Historic Society. 1985. 553 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "With best wishes Donald T. Clark Santa Cruz 23 Jan '87". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
207203 - Purchase

Clark, Ella E. Sacagawea of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1979. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
188986 - Purchase

Clark, Ella. Indian Legends of the Pacific Northwest. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1953. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Robert Bruce Inverarity. Fine copy. $20
156987 - Purchase

Clark, Galen. Early Days in Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Doctor Press. 1964. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 70 copies, number 7. Presentation by author laid in. Fine copy. $75
212223 - Purchase

Clark, Galen. Indians of The Yosemite Valley and Vicinity. Their History, Customs and Traditions. Photo available. Lemore. Kings River Press. 1992. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203623 - Purchase

Clark, George T. Leland Stanford. War Governor of California Railroad Builder and Founder of Stanford University. Photo available. Stanford University. Stanford University Press. 1931. 491 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206254 - Purchase

Clark, Harry. A Venture in History. Inscribed by Philip Bancroft. The Production, Publication, and Sale of the Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1973. 177 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Inscribed by by Philip Bancroft (Son of Hubert Howe & Matilda Bancroft). Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206443 - Purchase

Clark, Harry. A Venture in History. Inscribed by Philip Bancroft. The Production, Publication, and Sale of the Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1973. 177 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
208191 - Purchase

Clark, Howard D. Lost Mines of the Old West. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ghost Town PRess. 1946. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211154 - Purchase

Clark, Keith & Donna (eds). Daring Donald McKay or The Last War Trail of the Modocs. Photo available. Portland. Oregon Historical Society. 1971. 120 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
199052 - Purchase

Clark, Lew. High Mountains & Deep Valleys. The Gold Bonanza Days. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. Western Trails. 1978. 192 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211792 - Purchase

Clark, Malcolm. Eden Seekers. The Settlement of Oregon, 1818-1862. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
143558 - Purchase

Clark, Ralph A. & Pacific Italian Alliance. Italians of San Joaquin County. Images of America. Photo available. Charleston. Arcadia Pub. 2014. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
201107 - Purchase

Clark, Sterling B.F. How Many Miles From St. Jo? The Log of Sterling B.F. Clark a Forty-Niner. Photo available. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1988. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
165317 - Purchase

Clark, Sterling B.F. & James Phelan. How Many Miles From St. Jo? The Log of Sterling B.F. Clark a Forty-Niner. Photo available. San Francisco. Privately Printed. 1929. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip tipped-in. James Phelan presentation card tipped-in. Fine copy. $25
206295 - Purchase

Clark, T.K. Regional History of Petrolia and the Mattole Valley. Photo available. Eureka. Miller Press. 1983. 192 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
209002 - Purchase

Clark, Thomas (ed). Off at Sunrise. The Overland Journal of Charles Glass Gray. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1976. 186 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191881 - Purchase

Clark, Thomas (ed). Off at Sunrise. The Overland Journal of Charles Glass Gray. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1976. 186 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208345 - Purchase

Clark, Thomas D. Gold Rush Diary. Being the Journal of Elisha Douglass Perkins on the Overland Trail in the Spring and Summer of 1849. Photo available. Lexington. University of Kentucky Press. 1967. 206 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
187324 - Purchase

Clark, Thomas D. Gold Rush Diary. Being the Journal of Elisha Douglass Perkins on the Overland Trail in the Spring and Summer of 1849. Photo available. Lexington. University of Kentucky Press. 1967. 206 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208834 - Purchase

Clark, Thomas. Western Lore and Language. A Dictionary for Enthusiasts of the American West. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1996. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173660 - Purchase

Clarke, Clinton C. The Pacific Crest Trailway. Photo available. Pasadena. The Pacific Crest Trail System. 1945. 126 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Maps, drawings, plates and memorandum in front and rear pockets. Fine copy. $250
204020 - Purchase

Clarke, Dwight L. Stephen Watts Kearny. Soldier of the West. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
209498 - Purchase

Clarke, Dwight L. William Tecumseh Sherman: Gold Rush Banker. The Civil War General's Pre-War Career as a Banker in San Francisco. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1969. 446 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138590 - Purchase

Clarke, Dwight L. William Tecumseh Sherman: Gold Rush Banker. The Civil War General's Pre-War Career as a Banker in San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1969. 446 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163384 - Purchase

Clarke, Dwight L. William Tecumseh Sherman: Gold Rush Banker. The Civil War General's Pre-War Career as a Banker in San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1969. 446 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179633 - Purchase

Clarke, Dwight L. William Tecumseh Sherman: Gold Rush Banker. The Civil War General's Pre-War Career as a Banker in San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1969. 446 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210604 - Purchase

Clary, Raymond H. The Making of Golden Gate Park. The Early Years: 1865-1906. Photo available. San Francisco. California Living Books. 1980. 192 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. New in shrink wrap. $50
209981 - Purchase

Clary, William W. History of the Law Firm of O'Melveny & Myers. 1885-1956. 2 volumes. Photo available. Los Angeles. Privately Printed. 1966. 450 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine set. $75
207341 - Purchase

Clausen, Barbara J. & Beverly Spitzner. Del Norte Bites. Signed by both authors. History & Recipes. Photo available. Kearney. Babe Publications. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by both authors. Fine copy. $25
188502 - Purchase

Clayton, William. William Clayton's Journal. A Daily Record of the Journey of the Original Company of "Mormon" Pioneers from Nauvoo, Illinois, to the Valley of the Great Salt Lake. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Utah State Historical Society. 1942. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205490 - Purchase

Clayworth, Joseph Charles & Janet Osterdock (ed). Earthquake. Inscribed by the editor. Images of the Great San Francisco Earthquake. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the editor (Granddaughter of Clayworth) "Deanna, It's a pleasure working & Collaborating with You. Thank you, Janet". Very scarce. Fine copy. $75
196899 - Purchase

Cleland, Herbert Glass. The Early Sentiment for the Annexation of California: An Account of the Growth of American Interest in California from 1835 to 1846. Photo available. Austin. Texas State Historial Association. c. 1941. 111 pps. Octavo. Half leather. Gilt lettering. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To ? with sincere friendship Robert Cleland January 21, 1941" Fine copy. $200
209169 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert G. The Place Called Sespe. The History of a California Ranch. Photo available. np. Self published. 1953. 120 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $30
197260 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert G. The Place Called Sespe. The History of a California Ranch. Photo available. np. Self published. 1953. 120 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $30
206386 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass (intro). Constitution of the State of California. 1849. Photo available. San Marino. Friends of The Huntington Library. 1949. 19 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
210037 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass Ph.D. A History of California: The American Period. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1922. 512 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208741 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. California in Our Time. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1947. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
129100 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. California in Our Time. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1947. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (edge chips, sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163220 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. California in Our Time. 1900 : 1940. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1947. 320 pps + index. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Large, folding map. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light discoloration) in very good (tape on bottom of spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210012 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. El Molino Viejo. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1950. 57 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
212198 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. El Molino Viejo. Spanish California's First Grist Mill. Photo available. Los Angeles. California Historical Society & Ward Ritchie Press. 1950. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
163151 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. From Wilderness to Empire. A History of California, 1542-1900 (gold rush). Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1944. 388 pps + index. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208686 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. Isaias W. Hellman and the Farmers and Merchants Bank. Photo available. San Marineo. The Huntington Library. 1965. 136 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209490 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. The Cattle on a Thousand Hills. Southern California, 1850-80. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1951. 365 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, second printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206648 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. The Irvine Ranch. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1966. 167 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
197255 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. The Irvine Ranch. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1962. 167 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
204704 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. The Irvine Ranch. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1952. 163 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205786 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. This Reckless Breed of Men. The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1976. 361 pps + index. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
206013 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. This Reckless Breed of Men. The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1963. 361 pps + index. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
122011 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. This Reckless Breed of Men. The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1963. 361 pps + index. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163148 - Purchase

Cleland, Robert Glass. & Osgood Hardy. March of Industry in California. Photo available. San Francisco. Powell Publishing Co. 1929. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated with woodcuts by Aries Fayer. Fine copy (name on end paper) in near fine (spine lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192325 - Purchase

Clemenson, Grace. Grandmothers Stories. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1991. 178 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
101000 - Purchase

Clements, Edith. Flowers of Coast and Sierra. With Thirty-Two Plates in Color. Photo available. New York. H.W. Wilson Co. 1928. 226 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy (spine lettering slightly faded). $50
208567 - Purchase

Clemons, Robert K. (ed). Valley Trails. Stockton Corral of Westerners. Photo available. Stockton. Stockton Corral of Westerners. 1980. 93 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
209797 - Purchase

Clemons, Robert K. (ed). Valley Trails. Stockton Corral of Westerners. Photo available. Stockton. Stockton Corral of Westerners. 1976. 90 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209834 - Purchase

Cleveland, Hugh. Bottle Pricing Guide. Photo available. Paducah. Collector Books. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Updated edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
185924 - Purchase

Clifford, Henry H. (ed). The Westerners Brand Book. Book Nine. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1961. 268 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 525 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). Very scarce in this condition. $75
209759 - Purchase

Clifford, Henry H. (ed). The Westerners Brand Book. Book XII. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1966. 211 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $75
209760 - Purchase

Clinch, Bryan J. California and Its Missions. In Two Volumes. Their History to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. Photo available. San Francisco. The Whitaker & Ray Company. 1904. 228 & 538 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed boards. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Important reference work. Joseph S? Sobin book plate. Very rare in this condition. Fine set. $850
207314 - Purchase

Cline, Gloria Griffen. Exploring the Great Basin. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1972. 254 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
147993 - Purchase

Cloud, Archie J. The Stanford Axe. Signed by the author. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1952. 46 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207351 - Purchase

Cloud, Barbara. The Business of Newspapers on the Western Frontier. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1992. 255 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199181 - Purchase

Clough, Charles W. Madera. The Rich, Colorful and Exciting Historical Heritage of That Area Now Known as Madera County, California. Photo available. Madera. Madera County History. 1968. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208284 - Purchase

Clough, Charles W. Madera. The Rich, Colorful and Exciting Historical Heritage of That Area Now Known as Madera County, California. Photo available. Madera. Madera County History. 1968. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210668 - Purchase

Clover, Haworth, A. Hesperian College. Inscribed by the author. 1861-1896. Pioneer Sacramento Valley Collegiate Institution, Antecedent to Chapman College. Photo available. Burlingame. Hesperia Press. 1974. 136 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Denis Quinn, A fellow student of history and fan of Lawton Kennedy Haworth A. Colver 22 February 1983". Fine copy. $50
207864 - Purchase

Clover, Sam T. A Pioneer Heritage. Photo available. Los Angeles. Saturday Night Publishing Company. 1932. 274 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (lettering on cover partially rubbed) in fine slip case. $75
209053 - Purchase

Clucas, Don L. Light Over the Mountain. Limited edition, signed by the author. A History of the Cucamonga Area. Photo available. Ontario. Self published. 1974. 185 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies, number 776. Signed by the author. John Haskell Kemble (maritime historian / author) book plate. Fine copy. $40
208235 - Purchase

Clucas, Donald L. Light Over the Mountain. A History of the Rancho Cucamonga Area. Photo available. Upland. California Family House. 1979. 269 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (front end paper missing) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
205332 - Purchase

Coate, William S. Pieces of the Past: Madera County Vignettes. Photo available. Madera. The Classroom Chronicles Press. 1992. 204 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195706 - Purchase

Coate, William S. Pieces of the Past: Madera County Vignettes. Photo available. Madera. The Classroom Chronicles Press. 1992. 204 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Limited edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202528 - Purchase

Coblanez, Stanton. The Swallowing Wilderness. The Life of a Frontiersman: James Ohio Pattie. London. Thomas Yoseloff. 1961. 189 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
125055 - Purchase

Coburn, Jesse L. Letters of Gold. California Postal History Through 1869. Photo available. Canton. U.S. Philatelic Classics Society. 1984. 389 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Review laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206565 - Purchase

Coburn, Walt & Walter Brennan Walt Coburn. Western Word Wrangler. An Autobiography. The Exciting Story of the King of the Western Pulps. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1973. 255 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name on end paper) in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204078 - Purchase

Cody, Ross et al. An Ahupua'a Study: The 1971 Archaeological Work at Kaloko Ahupua'a North Kona, Hawai'i. Archaeology at Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park. Photo available. Honolulu. National Park Service. 1991. 633 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $150
197302 - Purchase

Cody, William F. (Buffalo Bill). The Life of Hon. William F. Cody. Known as Buffalo Bill. The Famous Hunter, Scout, and Guide. An Autobiography. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1978. 365 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196169 - Purchase

Coffer, William. Phoenix. The Decline and Rebirth of the Indian People. New York. Van Nostrand. 1979. 281 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101265 - Purchase

Coffman, Arthur. An Illustrated History of Palo Alto. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1969. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 900 copies, number 575. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $50
206631 - Purchase

Coffman, W.M. (Bill). American in the Rough. The Autobiography of W.M. (Bill) Coffman. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1955. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163439 - Purchase

Coffroth, James & William H. WIlke. An Appreciation of James Wood Coffroth. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1926. 67 pps. Folio. Decorated hard cover. Marbled boards. First edition. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 25. Fine copy. Mostly unopened. $95
206509 - Purchase

Cohen, Michael P. The History of the Sierra Club. 1892-1970. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. 1988. 550 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
210453 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. 8.6. The Great Alaska Earthquake. March 27, 1964. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 2007. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
202468 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. Gold Rush Gateway. Skagway and Dyea, Alaska. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories Publishing. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211080 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. Gold Rush Gateway. Skagway and Dyea, Alaska. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1988. 136 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211301 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Great Alaska Pipeline. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1992. 136 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
106855 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Homestead and Warm Springs Valley, Virginia. A Pictorial Heritage. Photo available. Charleston. Pictorial Histories. 1894. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200861 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Streets Were Paved with Gold. A Pictorial History of the Klondike Gold Rush. 1869-1899. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
190034 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Streets Were Paved with Gold. A Pictorial History of the Klondike Gold Rush. 1869-1899. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199222 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Streets Were Paved with Gold. A Pictorial History of the Klondike Gold Rush. 1869-1899. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
199419 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. The Streets Were Paved with Gold. A Pictorial History of the Klondike Gold Rush. 1896-1899. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories. 1977. 184 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211300 - Purchase

Cohen, Stan. Yukon River Steamboats. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Missoula. Pictorial Histories Pub. 1984. 118 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211269 - Purchase

Coit, Lillie Hitchcock. The Recipe Book of Lillie Hitchcock Coit. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1998. 67 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 1600 copies. Fine copy. $30
208012 - Purchase

Coke, Mr. and Mrs. Larry. Calico. Photo available. Yermo. Self published. 1941. 57 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212228 - Purchase

Coke, van Deren. Andrew Dasburg. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1979. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189725 - Purchase

Colayco, Maria Teresa & David W. Ryder. California's Master Ropemakers & Men of Rope. A Post Centennial Story of Tubbs Cordage Company. Photo available. np. Self published. 1978. 4to. Decorated hard covers. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding organizational chart. Fine copies in fine slip case. $75
207358 - Purchase

Colburn, Frona Eunice Wait. In Old Vintage Days. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1937. 178 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Dorothy Payne. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207703 - Purchase

Cole, Cornelius. Memoirs of Cornelius Cole. Ex-Senator of The United States from California. Photo available. New York. MCLoughlin Brothers. 1908. 354 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Dark blue cloth, paper label on spine. Marbled end papers. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208165 - Purchase

Cole, Martin. Pico Rivera. Where the World Began. Photo available. Whittier. Rio Hondo College Community Services. 1981. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207784 - Purchase

Cole, Susan D. Richmond - Windows to the Past. Photo available. Richmond. Wildcat Canyon Books. 1980. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208030 - Purchase

Coleman, William et al. & Doyce B. Nunis (ed). The San Francisco Vigilance Committee of 1856. Three Views. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Westerners. 1971. 180 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Silver Anniversary Publication. Illustrated. Folding plate. Prospectus laid in. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $40
206427 - Purchase

Collier, George C. A Narrative History of Contra Costa County. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. El Cerrito. Self published. 1983. 172 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "George I hope you find as much enjoyment from this as I found pulling it together. George C. Collier". Fine copy. $30
207438 - Purchase

Collier, George C. Laguna de Los Palos Colorados. Inscribed by the author. A History of the Moraga Rancho. Contra Costa County. Photo available. Albany. Self published. 1976. 99 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Ron Its been a pleasure working with you George C Collier Aug 5, 1977. Fine copy. $125
208113 - Purchase

Collier, Michael. A Land in Motion. California's San Andreas Fault. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209985 - Purchase

Collins, Calhoun "Cal". The McKittrick Ranch. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1958. 119 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206555 - Purchase

Collins, Carvel (ed). Sam Ward in the Gold Rush. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1949. 189 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208571 - Purchase

Collins, Dr. Willie. Sacramento District History (1929-2004). U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District. Photo available. Sacramento. Army Corps of Engineers. 2005. 217 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
204303 - Purchase

Collins, Dr. Willie. Sacramento District History (1929-2004). U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District. A Look Back at the Last 75 Years of the Sacramento District. Photo available. np. np. 2005. 277 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
189539 - Purchase

Collins, Henry B. et al. The Far North. 2000 Years of American Eskimo and Indian Art. Photo available. Bloomington. Indiana University Press. 1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189900 - Purchase

Collins, Walter G. Tales from the Redwood Coast. Photo available. Ukiah. Mendocino County Historic Society. 1979. 24 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211236 - Purchase

Collins, William. Black Bart. The True Story of The West's Most Famous Stagecoach Robber. Photo available. Mendocino. Pacific Transcriptions. 1992. 272 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. San Francisco. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211320 - Purchase

Collinson, Frank. Life in the Saddle. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1963. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209215 - Purchase

Colman, Lois. Tailings of Butte Creek Canyons. Photo available. Sacramento. Cal-Central Press. Centerville Recreation and Historical Association. 1972. 235 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $300
207894 - Purchase

Colton, Harold S. (ed). Pottery Types of the Southwest. Museum of Northern Arizona Ceramic Series No. 3 D. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northern Arizona Society of Science and Art. 1958. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
187886 - Purchase

Colton, Rev. Walter. The California Diary. By Rev. Walter Colton, U.S.N. Late Alcalde of Monterey With Index and Illustrations. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1948. 261 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Folding facsimile of California Convention delegates. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy. $40
208198 - Purchase

Colton, Rev. Walter. Three Years in California. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1949. 376 pps. + notes. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208675 - Purchase

Colton, Walter & Edwin Corle. Glances into California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1955. 45 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Fine copy. $50
207563 - Purchase

Colville, Samuel. Sacramento Directory for the Year 1853-54. Together with a History of Sacramento Written by Dr. John F. Morse. Photo available. Sacramento. (California State Library Foundation). 1997. 200 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Large folding map in rear. Illustrated. Fine copy. $35
187429 - Purchase

Colville, Samuel. Sacramento Directory for the Year 1853-54. Together with a History of Sacramento Written by Dr. John F. Morse. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 1997. 200 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Blue cloth. Facsimile edition. Large folding map in rear. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212185 - Purchase

Combs, Gary B. (ed). Those Were the Days. Landmarks of Old Gloleta. Photo available. Goleta. Institute for American Research. 1986. 118 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209520 - Purchase

Comento, Lisa Marie. San Ramon Valley Union High School. 1910-1997. A Look Back at 87 Years of Excellence. Photo available. Danville. StarLight Productions. 1997. 83 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
209608 - Purchase

Comer, Virginia L. Angels Flight. A History of Bunker Hill's Incline Railway. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1996. 158 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209595 - Purchase

Comer, Virginia. In Victorian Los Angeles. Signed, limited edition. The Witmers of Crown Hill. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 39. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $35
207794 - Purchase

Comer, Virginia. Los Angeles. Signed, limited edition. A View from Crown Hill. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 112 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 191. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $40
207796 - Purchase

Comer, Virginia. Los Angeles. Signed, limited edition. A View from Crown Hill. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 112 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 90. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $40
210554 - Purchase

Commager, Henry Steele. The West. An Illustrated History. Photo available. New York. Exeter Books. 1984. 288 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
190707 - Purchase

Comstock, David & Ardis (comp.). Index to 1880 History of Nevada County, California. Thompson & West. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1992. 85 pps. 4to. Comb binding. Second edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206286 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Brides of the Gold Rush. Limited edition. California in the 1850s. The Nevada County Chronicles. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1978. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177343 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Brides of the Gold Rush. Limited edition. California in the 1850s. The Nevada County Chronicles. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1978. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191784 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Brides of the Gold Rush. Limited edition. California in the 1850s. The Nevada County Chronicles. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1978. 445 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198491 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Brides of the Gold Rush. In shrinkwrap. California in the 1850s. The Nevada County Chronicles. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 2000. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. In shrink wrap. $35
193460 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Gold Diggers & Camp Followers. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
154444 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Gold Diggers & Camp Followers. The Nevada County Chronicles. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock. 1982. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2,000 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
200210 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Greenbacks and Copperheads. Inscribed by the author. The Nevada County Chronicles. 1859-1869. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1995. 428 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Steve - My alternative phone company David A. Comstock 6-4-98". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204616 - Purchase

Comstock, David Allan. Greenbacks and Copperheads. The Nevada County Chronicles. 1859-1869. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1995. 428 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177463 - Purchase

Comstock, Esther & Floyd. Vallejo and the Four Flags. Signed by the authors. A True Story of Early California. Photo available. Grass Valley. Comstock Bonanza Press. 1979. 143 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by both authors. Near fine copy (bottom corner stained, gift inscription) in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203643 - Purchase

Comstock, Timothy F. The Sutter Club. One Hundred Years. Photo available. Sacramento. The Comstock Club. 1989. 255 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $30
175427 - Purchase

Comstock, Timothy F. The Sutter Club. One Hundred Years. Photo available. Sacramento. The Comstock Club. 1989. 255 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
187033 - Purchase

Conard, Rebecca. Santa Barbara. A Guide to El Pueblo Viejo. Photo available. San Luis Obispo California Polytechnic University. 2016. 294 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
195446 - Purchase

Conaway, James. Napa. The Story of An American Eden. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1990. 529 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186507 - Purchase

Conaway, James. Napa. The Story of An American Eden. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1990. 529 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
208481 - Purchase

Conaway, James. The Kingdom in the Country. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1987. 293 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101418 - Purchase

Cone, Mary. Two Years in California. Photo available. Chicago. S.C. Griggs and Company. 1876. 238 pps. + ads. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed, green cloth. First edition. Covers Yosemite, the Chinese and various environs with a feminine eye. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
206637 - Purchase

Conelius, Wayne A. (ed). Mexican Migration to the United States. Origins, Consequences, and Policy Options. Photo available. San Diego. Center of U.S. - Mexican Studies. 1989. 180 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198206 - Purchase

Conlin, Joseph. Bacon, Beans and Galantines. Food and Foodways on the Western Mining Frontier (gold rush). Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1986. 246 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207528 - Purchase

Conn, Floyd and Sadie. The Followed the Rivers. Photo available. Woodburn. Kiowa Press. 1980. 241 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. 2 folding maps. Important reference work. Near fine copy (lacking front end paper). $30
198382 - Purchase

Connell, Evan S. Son of the Morning Star. San Francisco. North Point Press. 1984. 441 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
129012 - Purchase

Connell, Evan S. Son of the Morning Star. Photo available. San Francisco. North Point Press. 1984. 441 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light sunning to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
169580 - Purchase

Connell, Will. The Missions of California. Photo available. New York. Hastings House. 1941. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
210211 - Purchase

Connor, Ann M. Caspar Calling. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Self published. 1975. 125 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210842 - Purchase

Conrad, Barnaby. San Francisco. A Profile with Pictures. Photo available. New York. Viking Press. 1959. 228 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (mylar). $40
210160 - Purchase

Conrat, Maisie. Executive Order 9066. The Interment of 110,000 Japanese Americans. Photo available. Los Angeles. California Historic Society. 1972. 120 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208955 - Purchase

Cook, Elliott Wilkinson & Jane James Cook (ed). Land Ho! The Original Diary of a Forty-Niner. Photo available. Baltimore. The Reington-Putnam Book Company. 1935. 143 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. W.M. Maxfield book plate. Fine copy. $50
208238 - Purchase

Cook, Fred S. (ed). Historic Legends of Mariposa County. Photo available. Volcano. California Traveler. 1975. 32 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208005 - Purchase

Cook, Jack. Christmas in the Haight. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Happy Christmas! JC". Fine copy. $85
210644 - Purchase

Cook, Lynn and Janet Ladue. The First Ladies of California. Inscribed by the authors. Photo available. np. Xlibris. 2007. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
177473 - Purchase

Cook, Lynn and Janet Ladue. The First Ladies of California. Inscribed by the authors. np. Xlibris. 2007. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
184449 - Purchase

Cook, Margarite. In the Early Days. Southern Humboldt History. 1853-1920. Photo available. Piercy. Hawk Mountaintop. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
176759 - Purchase

Cook, Margarite. In the Early Days. Southern Humboldt History. 1853-1920. Photo available. Piercy. Hawk Mountaintop. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
188062 - Purchase

Cook, Margarite. In the Early Days. Southern Humboldt History. 1853-1920. Photo available. Pierchy. Hawk Mountaintop. 1999. 142 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
190058 - Purchase

Cook, Sherburne F. The Conflict Between the California Indian and White Civilization. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1976. 522 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Charts. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
209982 - Purchase

Cooke, P. St. George. The Conquest of New Mexico and California. Albuquerque. Horn and Wallace. 1964. 308 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Folding map. Important reference work. Fine copy $30
198642 - Purchase

Cooke, P. St. George. The Conquest of New Mexico and California. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1952. 165 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Large folding map. One of 600 copies. Fine copy. $30
205696 - Purchase

Cooke, Sarah E., Rachel B. Ramadhyni, Christian Feest, R. David Edmunds. Indians and a Changing Frontier. The Art of George Winter. Photo available. Indianapolis. Indiana Historical Society. Tippecanoe County Historical Assn. 1993. 270 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202727 - Purchase

Coolbrith, Ina & William Keith. Songs From the Golden Gate. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin and Company. 1895. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by William Keith. Important reference work. Near fine copy (offsetting to end papers, light sunning). $95
207748 - Purchase

Coolbrith, Ina. California. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. John Henry Nash. 1918. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Portrait frontis of the author, by Dan Sweeney. Limited edition of 500 copies. Carl Wheat book plate. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $225
206609 - Purchase

Cooley, Everett (ed). Utah Historical Quarterly. Volume 31, Number 3. Century of Mining. 1863-1953. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Utah State Historic Society. Summer, 1963. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212030 - Purchase

Coolridge, Dane. Death Valley Prospectors. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1937. 178 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207363 - Purchase

Cooper, A.A. The Genesis of Petroleum and Asphaltum in California. Bulletin No. 16. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Mining Bureau. December, 1899. 90 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
207863 - Purchase

Copass, Jake. I'll be Satisfied. Inscribed by the author. Cowboy Poetry. Photo available. Los Olivos. Olive Press. 1990. 126 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Charlie my very best friend for over fifty years. It's been more than fun. Sincerely Jake Copass 5/8/98". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
197300 - Purchase

Copass, Jake. I'll be Satisfied. Inscribed by the author. Cowboy Poetry. Photo available. Los Olivos. Olive Press. 1990. 126 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Doris & Dick It's great seeing you again Sincerely Jake Copass 4/9/00". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
212083 - Purchase

Copass, Jake. It Don't Hurt to Laugh. Inscribed by the author. Cowboy Poetry. Photo available. Los Olivos. Olive Press. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Howard Larrain with sincere best wishes Jake Copass. 8/21/93". Fine copy. $25
197288 - Purchase

Cope, Jim. Collectable Old Advertising. A Price Guide. Photo available. Orange. Self published. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197922 - Purchase

Cope, Jim. Old Advertising, Food, Beer, Soft Drinks, Tobasco, Medicine, Whiskey and More. An Illustrated Price Guide. Photo available. Austin. Great American. 1980. 344 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197931 - Purchase

Coquoz, Rene. Tales of Early Leadville. 3 volumes. Volume One, Two, Three. Photo available. np. Boulder. Self published. Johnson Publishing 1981, 1964, 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First editions. Three volumes. Important reference work. Fine set. $45
193562 - Purchase

Corbertt, Christopher. The Poker Bride. The First Chinese in the West. Photo available. New York. Atlantic Monthly. 2010. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
171146 - Purchase

Corbertt, Christopher. The Poker Bride. The First Chinese in the West. Photo available. New York. Atlantic Monthly. 2010. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
175937 - Purchase

Corbett, Christopher. Orphans Preferred. The Twisted Truth and Lasting Legend of The Pony Express. Photo available. New York. Broadway Books. 2003. 271 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209604 - Purchase

Corbett, Michael. Splendid Survivors. San Francisco's Downtown Architectural Heritage. Photo available. San Francisco. California Living Books. 1979. 273 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
210135 - Purchase

Corbett, Pearson H. Jacob Hamblin. Peacemaker (Mormon). Salt Lake City. Deseret Press. 1973. 538 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
131501 - Purchase

Corbett, Pearson H. Jacob Hamblin. Peacemaker (Mormon). Salt Lake City. Deseret Press. 1973. 538 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192351 - Purchase

Corbett, Pearson H. Jacob Hamblin. Peacemaker (Mormon). Photo available. Salt Lake City. Deseret Press. 1973. 538 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
192352 - Purchase

Cordua, Theodor & Erwin G. Gudde (ed). The Memoirs of Theodor Cordua. The Pioneer of New Mecklenbur in the Sacramento Valley. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. December, 1933. 33 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Edward S. Chadwick book plate. Fine copy. $125
212342 - Purchase

Corle, Edwin. The Royal Highway (El Camino Real). Photo available. New York. Duell, Sloan & Pearce. 1949. 351 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208681 - Purchase

Cornelius, Brother. Keith: Old Master of California. 2 vols. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1942. 631 & 296 pps. 4tos. Gilt decorated hard covers. First editions. Copiously documented biography of this most collectible of California landscape painters. Both volumes inscribed "With best wishes - Brother Cornelius". Fine copies (book plate in volume I) in fine (small nick on spine and small, closed tear, vol. I) dust jackets (in myar). $250
208040 - Purchase

Cornell, Virginia. Doc Susie. Inscribed by the author. The True Story of a Country Physician in the Colorado Rockies. Photo available. Carpinteria. Manifest Publications. 1991. 226 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "For Doc Susie Life was an uphill Struggle Virginia Cornell 1996.". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210995 - Purchase

Cornford, Daniel A. Workers and Dissent in the Redwood Empire. Photo available. Philadelphia. Temple University Press. 1987. 276 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207054 - Purchase

Coronal, Antonio & Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Tales of Mexican California. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Bellrpphon Books. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
196298 - Purchase

Cory, C.W. Eugene Fitch Ware as a Literary Man. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Kansas City. Kansas City Historic Society. 1914. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Christmas 1915 Miss Clara Francis Kind wishes of C E Cory". Fine copy. $45
212154 - Purchase

Cory, H.T. & W.P. Blake. The Imperial Valley and The Salton Sink. With Introductory Monograph. Photo available. San Francisco. John J. Newbegin. 1913. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce Fine copy (very light sunning to spine). $125
207293 - Purchase

Cosgrave, George. Early California Justice. The History of The United States District Court for the Southern District of California . 1849-1944. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1948. 97 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Facsimiles tipped-in. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy. $75
205849 - Purchase

Cosgrove, Carole Jane. California Potpourri. 1852-1936. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1966. 208 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding family tree. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208551 - Purchase

Costanso, Miguel & Douglas Watson. Plan Junta Diario. The Spanish Occupation of California: For the Establishment of a Government of Council Held at San Blas, May 16, 1768. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1934. 63 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 550 copies. Folding map in facsimile. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
205847 - Purchase

Costanso, Miguel & Ray Brandes Ph.D. The Costanso Narrative of The Portola Expedition. First Chronicle of the Spanish Conquest of Alta California. Photo available. Newhall. Hogarth Press. 1970. 112 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
207897 - Purchase

Costello, Julia. Meloners. A Story of a Stanislaus River Town. Photo available. San Andreas. The Calveras Heritage Council. 1986. 67 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211246 - Purchase

Costello, Julia. Melones. A Story of a Stanislaus River Town. Photo available. San Andreas. The Calaveras Heritage Councl. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212034 - Purchase

Cote, Joe E. Adventures of a Tumbleweed. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 1983. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy in near (light spine fading) fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
161757 - Purchase

Cottam, Naomi. Landmarks and Events Along the Historic Mormon Trail. np. Daughters of Utah Pioneers. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (minor pencil notes). $20
133898 - Purchase

Coulter, Edith M. An Artist in El Dorado. The Drawings and Letters of Daniel Wadsworth Coit. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1937. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 325 copies. Fine copy. $50
205884 - Purchase

Courland, Robert. The Old North Waterfront. The History and Rebirth of a San Francisco Neighborhood. Photo available. np. The Ron Kaufman Companies. 2004. 140 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203619 - Purchase

Cousins, Jean and Bill & Mary Tate Engels (ed). Tales from Wide Ruins. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Lubbock. Texas Tech University Press. 1996. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Bruce and Beverly Massey. Good friends of my and and Daughter in law Tish and Edward. Bill Cousins". Numerous annotations and photo captions in the authors hand. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
184243 - Purchase

Couts, Cave Johnson. Hepah, California! The Journal of Cave Johnson Couts. From Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Los Angeles, California During the Years 1848-1849. Photo available. Tucson. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society. 1961. 113 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Folding maps. Fine copy. $50
206188 - Purchase

Covarrubias, Miguel. The Eagle, The Jaguar, and the Serpent. Indian Art of The Americas. North America: Alaska, Canada, The United States. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1967. 314 pps. + index. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197306 - Purchase

Covello, Leonard & Raymond W. Hillman. Stockton Through the Decades. Inscribed by the authors. Limited edition. Photo available. np. Self published. Union Safe Deposit Bank. 1981. 46l pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 65. Inscribed by the authors "Leonard Covello, Raymone W. Hillman Capt. Weber Centennial Tribute Day May 4, 1881 - May 4, 1981". Fine copy. $45
207885 - Purchase

Cowan, Robert Ernest. Booksellers of Early San Francisco. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1953. 111 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy. $45
206382 - Purchase

Cowan, Robert Ernest. The Forgotten Characters of Old San Francisco. 1840-1870. Emperor Norton. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1938. 65 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $40
207652 - Purchase

Cowan, Robert G. A Backward Glance. Los Angeles. 1901-1915. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historical Society of Southern California. 1969. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
206207 - Purchase

Cowan, Robert G. The Admission of the 31st State by the 31st Congress. An Annotated Bibliography of Congressional Speeches Upon the Admission of California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1962. 139 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
206495 - Purchase

Cowan, Robert. A Bibliography of The History of California. 1510-1930. Photo available. Columbus. Long's College Book Co. 1952. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $150
206155 - Purchase

Cowell, Josephine W. History of Benicia Arsenal. Benicia, California. January 1851 - December 1962. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. nd. 142 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
206647 - Purchase

Cox, Isaac. The Annals of Trinity County. Photo available. Eugene. Harold C. Holmes. John Henry Nash. University of Oregon. 1940 [1858]. 267 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $200
205872 - Purchase

Cox, Mike. The Texas Rangers. Vol. I. Wearing the Cinco Peso, 1821-1900. Photo available. New York. Tom Doherty Assoc. 2009. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy ("withdrawn from collection" stamp on end paper). $15
195986 - Purchase

Coxe, William. The Russian Discoveries Between Asia and America. New York. Readex. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
138451 - Purchase

Coy, Owen C. California County Boundaries; A Study of the Division of the State into Counties and the Subsequent Changes in Their Boundaries; With Maps. Photo available. Berkeley. California Historical Survey Commission. 1923. 335 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Leather. Deluxe binding. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Inscribed "Complements of Joseph F. Burns" (California legislator). Rare. Fine copy. $125
208758 - Purchase

Coy, Owen C. The Humboldt Bay Region. 1850-1875. Photo available. Eureka. Humboldt County Historical Society. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
192656 - Purchase

Coy, Owen C. The Humboldt Bay Region. 1850-1875. Photo available. Eureka. Humboldt County Historical Society. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. mportant reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211539 - Purchase

Coy, Owen C. The Humboldt Bay Region. 1850-1875. A Study in the American Colonization of California. Photo available. Los Angeles. The California State Historical Association. 1929. 346 pps Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Folding map. Fine copy. $50
206230 - Purchase

Coy, Owen. In the Diggings in 'Forty-Nine. Photo available. Los Angeles. California State Historical Assoc. 1948. 132 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
210305 - Purchase

Craft, Jerry S. Los Angeles. The 20th Century. Inscribed by the author. Volume Two, 1951-2001. Photo available. np. Self published. 2003. 698 pps. + appendix. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Dick & Gwen Scheag? I hope you find this volume a informative as the first. Enjoy. Jerry C". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
210237 - Purchase

Craft, Jerry S. Los Angeles. The 20th Century. Volume Two, 1951-2001. Photo available. np. Self published. 2003. 698 pps. + appendix. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Dick & Gwen Scheag? I hope you find this volume a informative as the first. Enjoy. Jerry C". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
210238 - Purchase

Crahan, Marcus. One Hundred Sixteen Uncommon Books on Food and Drink. From the Distinguished Collection of Gastronomy of Marus Crahan. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1975. 84 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
207369 - Purchase

Craig, Frankye. Daughters of Destiny. Inscribed by the author. A Donner Party Story. Photo available. Reno. Self published. 2007. 233 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Enjoy Frankye Craig". Fine copy. $25
190811 - Purchase

Crain, Jim. California in Depth. A Stereoscopic History. With unused viewer. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1994. 112 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Includes unused viewer. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205256 - Purchase

Crain, Mary Helen. Evergreen, Colorado. Signed by the author. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett Pub. 1969. 60 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
194146 - Purchase

Cramer, Esther R. La Habra. Limited edition, slip case. The Pass Through the Hills. The Formative Years of a Southern California Community from 1769. Photo available. Fullerton. Sultana Press. 1969. 283 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 137. Prospectus / publisher note laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $75
209855 - Purchase

Cramer, Esther R. et al. A Hundred Years of Yesterdays: A Centennial History of The People of Orange County and Their Communities. Photo available. Santa Ana. The Orange County Register. 1988. 244 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Folding plate. Fine copy. $20
192528 - Purchase

Crampton, C. Gregory. The Zunis of Cibola. Photo available. np. University of Utah Press. 1977. 201 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
197308 - Purchase

Crandall, Elizabeth L. Santa Fe. Photo available. Chicago. Rand McNally. 1965. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by Lili Cassel Wronker. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195252 - Purchase

Craven, Tunis & John Haskell Kemble (ed). A Naval Campaign in the Californias - 1846-1849. The Journal of Lieutenant Tunis Augustus Macdonough Craven, U.S.N. United States Sloop. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1973. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 490 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
208751 - Purchase

Crawford, Thomas Edgar. The West of the Texas Kid. 1881-1910. Recollections of Thomas Edgar Crawford. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1953. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209198 - Purchase

Cremony, John C. Life Among the Apaches. Photo available. New York. Indian Head. 1991. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition thus. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172729 - Purchase

Crespi, Fr. Juan & Fr. Francisco Palou. Captain Portola in San Luis Obispo. County in 1769. Portions of the Diary of Fr. Juan Crespi. Photo available. Morro Bay. Tabula Rasa Press. 1984. 70 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
208090 - Purchase

Crites, Arthur S. Pioneer Days in Kern Couty. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1951. 279 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
205817 - Purchase

Crocker, Harry. Hearst. An Informal Biography. Hearst - Giant of Journalism. Manuscript. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 432 pps. 4to. First edition. Carbon copy of typewritten manuscript. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
210616 - Purchase

Crompton, Arnold. Apostle of Liberty. Starr King in California. Photo available. Boston. Beacon Press. 1950. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear), remnants of dust jacket laid in. $20
163329 - Purchase

Crompton, Arnold. Apostle of Liberty. Starr King in California. Photo available. Boston. Beacon Press. 1950. 74 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209441 - Purchase

Cronin, Janet. Montana's Gallatin Canyon. A Gem in the Treasure State. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Pub. 1992. 243 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190859 - Purchase

Cronkhite, Daniel. Death Valley's Victims. Signed, limited edition. A Descriptive Chronology. 1849-1966. Photo available. Verdi. Sagebrush Press. 1968. 36 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 225 deluxe copies, number 513. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $100
212109 - Purchase

Cronkhite, Daniel. Recollections of a Young Desert Rat. Impressions of Nevada of Nevada and Death Valley. Photo available. Verdi. Sagebrush Press. 1972. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 777 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163086 - Purchase

Crosby, Harry. The Cave Paintings of Baja California. Inscribed by the author. The Great Murals of an Unknown People. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Copley Pub. 1975. 174 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Inscribed by the author "For Nicole Smith (from one of her many Admirers) this armchair visit to a really different World. Harry W. Crosby". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
184140 - Purchase

Crosby, Harry. The Cave Paintings of Baja California. Discovering the Great Murals of an Unknown People. Photo available. San Diego. Sunbelt Publications. 1997. 246 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
197415 - Purchase

Crosley, Mary Edith. California's Mother Lode. Universal City. Crosley Books. 1959. 46 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
108852 - Purchase

Cross, Jack L. et al. Arizona. Its People and Resources. Photo available. Tucson. The University of Arizona Press. 1960. 386 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light stain on bottom corner) in near fine (light chipping on edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199101 - Purchase

Cross, Ralph Herbert. The Early Inns of California. 1844-1869. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Cross and Brandt. 1954. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Folding map. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $75
206620 - Purchase

Cross, William T. & Dorothy. Newcomers and Nomads in California. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1937. 149 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
206548 - Purchase

Crossen, Forest. Western Yesterdays. Volume VI. Thomas Fitzpatrick, Railroadman. Boulder. Boulder Pub. Co. 1968. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
148564 - Purchase

Crossette, George. The Western Wilderness of North America. Barre. Barre Pub. 1972. 107 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Foreword by Stuart Udall. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101461 - Purchase

Crouch, Steve. Desert Country. New York. Crown Pub. 1976. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101147 - Purchase

Crouch, Steve. Fog and Sun. Sea and Stone. Signed by the author. The Monterey Coast. Photo available. Portland. Graphics Arts Center. 1980. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
185462 - Purchase

Crouch, Steve. Fog and Sun. Sea and Stone. The Monterey Coast. Photo available. Portland. Graphics Arts Center. 1980. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $20
168545 - Purchase

Crouch, Steve. Fog and Sun. Sea and Stone. The Monterey Coast. Photo available. Portland. Graphics Arts Center. 1980. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
178350 - Purchase

Crouch, Steve. Fog and Sun. Sea and Stone. The Monterey Coast. Portland. Graphics Arts Center. 1980. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
178838 - Purchase

Crouch, Winston. California Government. Politics and Administration. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1949. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $15
138382 - Purchase

Crouse, Russell. It Seems Like Yesterday. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1931. 192 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (spine lettering faded). $25
210615 - Purchase

Crouter, George and Carl Skiff (ed). The Majestic Fourteeners... Colorado's Highest. Photo available. Silverton. Sundance. 1982. 4to. Hard cover. Third printing. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine glassine wrapper. $30
166847 - Purchase

Crouter, George and Carl Skiff (ed). The Majestic Fourteeners... Colorado's Highest. Photo available. Silverton. Sundance. 1977. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine glassine wrapper. $40
169761 - Purchase

Crouter, George and Carl Skiff (ed). The Majestic Fourteeners... Colorado's Highest. Silverton. Sundance. 1977. 144 pps. 4to. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205570 - Purchase

Crow Rankin. Rankin Crow and the Oregon Country. Ironside. Self published. 1970. 342 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in very good dust jacket (in mylar). $20
200819 - Purchase

Crow, Rankin & Colleen Olp. Rankin Crow and the Oregon Country. Also Includes Historical Material on Idaho, Nevada and California. Photo available. Ironside. Self published. 1973. 242 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203381 - Purchase

Crowe, Rosalie. Early Yuma. A Graphic History of Life on the American Nile. Photo available. Yuma. Yuma County Historical Society. 1992. 136 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196525 - Purchase

Croy, Homer. Wheels West. The Story of The Donner Party. Photo available. New York. Hastings House Publishers. 1955. 242 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209598 - Purchase

Cruse, Thomas. Apache Days and After. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1987. 328 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205027 - Purchase

Crutchfield, James A. It Happened in Arizona. Photo available. Helena. Falcon. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196216 - Purchase

Crutchfield, James A. It Happened in Colorado. Photo available. Helena. Twodot. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196217 - Purchase

Crutchfield, James A. Legends of the Wild West. Photo available. Lincolnwood. Publications. 1995. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
157890 - Purchase

Cuch, Forrest S. (ed) et al. A History of Utah's American Indians. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Utah State Division of Indian Affairs. 2000. 395 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196765 - Purchase

Cuero, Delfina. The Autobiography of Delfine Cuero. A Diegueno Indians. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1968. 68 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Folding map. Limited edition of 600 copies, Fine copy. $45
206932 - Purchase

Culin, Stewart. Games of the North American Indians. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
161917 - Purchase

Culleton, James. Indians and Pioneers of Old Monterey. Photo available. Fresno. Academy of California Church History. 1950. 286 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206289 - Purchase

Cullimore, Clarence. Santa Barbara Adobes. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Historic Society. 1948. 225 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208136 - Purchase

Cullins, Warren and Laura. Zeballos. Inscribed by the author. Its Gold, Its People, Yesterday and Today. Vancouver, B.C. Photo available. Sloughouse. Cullins & Cullins. 1982. 219 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "December 16, 192 may you enjoy reading this book as much as I have in writing it. Laura Cullins:. Fine copy. $25
195987 - Purchase

Culver, J. Horace & Mead Kibbey. J. Horace Culver's Sacramento City Directory for the Year, 1851. Facsimile Reproduction of The California State Library Copy. With a History of Sacramento to 1851, Biographical Sketches, and Informative Appendices. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 2000. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Green cloth. First edition thus. Illustrated. Color frontis. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
212186 - Purchase

Culver, J. Horace & Mead Kibbey. J. Horace Culver's Sacramento City Directory for the Year, 1851. Inscribed by Mead Kibbey. Facsimile Reproduction of The California State Library Copy. With a History of Sacramento to 1851, Biographical Sketches, and Informative Appendices. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 2000. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Color frontis. Important reference work. Inscribed by Mead Kibbey "Mead Kibby - kind regards - Sacramento California 3 Nov. 2000". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
191614 - Purchase

Culver, J. Horace & Mead Kibbey. J. Horace Culver's Sacramento City Directory for the Year, 1851. Inscribed by Mead Kibbey. Facsimile Reproduction of The California State Library Copy. With a History of Sacramento to 1851, Biographical Sketches, and Informative Appendices. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 2000. 336 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Color frontis. Important reference work. Inscribed by Mead Kibbey "Mead Kibby - Sacramento Rotary". Author's business card and letter laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
196382 - Purchase

Culver, J. Horace & Mead Kibbey. J. Horace Culver's Sacramento City Directory for the Year, 1853-54, Signed by Mead Kibbey. Facsimile Reproduction of The California State Library Copy. With a History of Sacramento. Biographical Sketches, and Informative Appendices. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 1997. 200 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Large folding. 1850 map of Sacramento. Important reference work. Signed by Mead Kibbey. Errata slip laid in. Fine copy. $75
206203 - Purchase

Culver, J. Horace & Mead Kibbey. J. Horace Culver's Sacramento City Directory for the Year, 1853-54, Signed by Mead Kibbey. Facsimile Reproduction of The California State Library Copy. With a History of Sacramento. Biographical Sketches, and Informative Appendices. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 2000. 336 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by Mead Kibbey. Fine copy. $65
207858 - Purchase

Cumings, Bruce. Dominion from Sea to Sea. Pacific Ascendancy and American River. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 2009. 641 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196348 - Purchase

Cummings, Denise et al. Seeing Red. Hollywood's Pixeled Skins. American Indians and Film. Photo available. East Lansing. Michigan State University Press. 2013. 225 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
204404 - Purchase

Cummings, Ella Sterling. The Story of the Files. A Review of Californian Writers and Literature. Photo available. np. Self published (Under the Auspices of the World's Fair Commission of California, Columbian Expositon, 1893. 1893. 460 pps. + ads. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light edge wear). $100
208065 - Purchase

Cunningham, Capt. William H. Log of the Courier. 1826 - 1827 - 1828. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1958. 76 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Don Louis Perceval. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $50
207559 - Purchase

Cunningham, Elizabeth. Masterpieces of the American West. Selections from The Anschutz Collection. np. np. 1983. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189808 - Purchase

Cunningham, Eugene. Triggernometry. A Gallery of Gunfighters. With Technical Notes on Leather Slapping as a Fine Art, Gathered From Many a Loose Holstered Expert over the Years. Photo available. New York. Barnes & Noble. 1996. 441 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
199567 - Purchase

Cunningham, Eugene. Triggernometry. A Gallery of Gunfighters. With Technical Notes on Leather Slapping as a Fine Art, Gathered From Many a Loose Holstered Expert over the Years. Photo available. New York. Barnes & Noble. 1962. 441 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
206089 - Purchase

Cunningham, Florence. Saratoga's First Hundred Years. Fresno. Valley Pub. 1967. 367 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138667 - Purchase

Cunningham, Florence. Saratoga's First Hundred Years. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Pub. 1985. 367 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193671 - Purchase

Cunningham, Florence. Saratoga's First Hundred Years. Bicentennial edition. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Pub. 1976. 367 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy in near fine (some fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
198274 - Purchase

Cunningham, Richard W. California Indian Watercraft. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. EZ Nature Books. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
191454 - Purchase

Cunningham, Richard. California Indian Watercraft. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. EZ Nature Books. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
139152 - Purchase

Curley, Nancy (ed). Larkspur. Past & Present. A History & Walking Guide. Photo available. Larkspur. The Larkspur Heritage Committee. 1979. 143 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208888 - Purchase

Curran, Jack. Back to the Twenties. His Memories of Growing Up in Carson City. Photo available. Virginia City. Above and Beyond. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
184024 - Purchase

Curran, Thomas. Fiske The Cloudchaser. Twelve Yosemite Photographs by George Fiske (1837-1918). Photo available. Oakland. Oakland Museum & The Yosemite Natural History Assn. 1981. 4to. Soft cover. Self closing wrappers. First edition. Complete. Important reference work. Fine copy (fading to edges of covers. $45
207433 - Purchase

Current, Karen. Photography and the Old West. Photo available. New York. Abradale Press / Harry N. Abrams. 1986. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
187892 - Purchase

Current, Karen. Photography and the Old West. Photo available. New York. Abradale Press / Harry N. Abrams. 1986. 272 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196727 - Purchase

Curry, C.F. California Blue Book or State Roster. 1907. Photo available. Sacramento. State Printing Office. 1907. 846 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208633 - Purchase

Curtis, Edward S. Portraits From North American Indian Life. np. A&W Visual Library. 1974. 175 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
194986 - Purchase

Curtis, Edward. The North American Indian. The Complete Portfolios. Photo available. Koln. Taschen. 1997. 768 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201236 - Purchase

Curtis, Natalie (ed). The Indians' Book. Authentic Native American Legends, Lore & Music. An Offering by the American Indians of Indian Lore, Musical and Narrative, to Form a Record of the Songs and Legends of Their Race. Photo available. Avenel. Portland House. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color with Native American drawings & turn-of-the-Century photographs. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
164839 - Purchase

Curtiss, Richard D. Thomas I. Williams & The Fine Arts Press. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1973. 119 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Publisher's note laid in. Fine copy. $50
206825 - Purchase

Cushing, Frank Hamilton. Zuni Fetishes. Las Vegas. KC Publications. 1988. 42 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
115571 - Purchase

Cushman, Dan. The Great North Trail. America's Route of the Ages. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1966. 383 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Fine in near very good (light sunning, edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172696 - Purchase

Cushman, Dan. The Great North Trail. America's Route of the Ages. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1966. 383 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Maps. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195818 - Purchase

Custer, Elizabeth B. "Boots and Saddles" or, Life in Dakota with General Custer. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209202 - Purchase

Custer, Elizabeth B. Following the Guidon. Photo available. Harrisburg. National Historical Society. 1993. 341 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191842 - Purchase

Custer, Elizabeth B. Following the Guidon. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209218 - Purchase

Custer, Elizabeth Bacon. The Civil War Memories of Elizabeth Bacon Custer. Reconstructed from Her Diaries and Notes by Arlene Reynolds. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1994. 181 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192966 - Purchase

Custer, General George Armstrong & Milo Quaife (ed). My Life on the Plains. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1971. 626 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
193946 - Purchase

Custer, George and Elizabeth. The Custer Story. The Life and Intimate Letters of George A. Custer and His Wife Elizabeth. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1986. 338 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
106564 - Purchase

Cutter, Donald C. Malaspina in California. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1960. 96 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Inscribed by the author "Kindest regards Donald C. Cutter". Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $85
208836 - Purchase

Cutter, Donald. The California Coast. A Bilingual Edition of Documents from the Sutro Collection. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1969. 278 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
139215 - Purchase

Czestochowski, Joseph. The Pioneers. Images of the Frontier. Photo available. London. Phaidon. 1977. 96 pps. Folio. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
211803 - Purchase

D'Ambrosio, Joe. A Memoir of Book Design. 1969-2000. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2003. 215 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $95
207804 - Purchase

D'Ancona, Davd A. A California-Nevada Travel Diary of 1876. The Delightful Account of a Ben B'rith. Photo available. Santa Monica. Norton B. Stern. 1975. 92 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy. $40
208729 - Purchase

D'Auvergne, E.B. Lola Montez. An Adventuress of the 'Forties. Photo available. New York. Brentano's. nd. 234 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $40
201422 - Purchase

Dailey, Victoria A Ladies' Dozen and a Gentleman. Early California Children's Books The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2009. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $40
209435 - Purchase

Dailey, Victoria. Northern California Travel Posters. 1896-1960. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2007. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Complete. 14 pamphlets, with description. Fine set in case. $40
207515 - Purchase

Daily, Marla (ed). Santa Barbara Island. Photo available. Santa Barbara Santa Cruz Island Foundation. 1993. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210650 - Purchase

Dakin, Susana Bryant. A Scotch Paisano. Hugo Reid's Life in California, 1832-1852. Derived from His Correspondence. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1939. 312 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206357 - Purchase

Dakin, Susanna Bryant. Rose, or Rose Thorn? Three Women of Spanish California. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of The Bancroft Library. 1963. 60 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208564 - Purchase

Dakin, Susanna Bryant. The Lives of William Hartnell. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1949. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
182407 - Purchase

Dakin, Susanna Bryant. The Perennial Adventure. Signed by the author and John Howell. A Tribute to Alice Eastwood. 1859-1953. Photo available. San Francisco. California Academy of Sciences. 1954. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 2000 copies. Signed by the author and book seller John Howell. Fine copy. $25
163080 - Purchase

Dakin, Susanna Bryant. The Published Writings of Francis Peloubet Farquhar. Together with an Introduciton to FPF. Photo available. San Francisco. Lawton Kennedy. 1954. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208054 - Purchase

Dakin, Susanna Bryant. The Scent of Violets. Photo available. San Francisco. Lawton Kennedy. 1968. 72 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208197 - Purchase

Dale, Edward Everett & Allrell Morgan Gibson. The West Wind Blows. The Autobiography of Edward Everett Dale. Photo available. Oklahoma City. Oklahoma Historical Society. 1984. 423 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (name on dust jacket flap) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204399 - Purchase

Dale, Edward Everett & Arrell M. Gibson (ed). Frontier Historian. The Life and Work of Edward Everett Dale. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1975. 367 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very lightly rubbed) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193424 - Purchase

Dale, Edward Everett. Cow Country. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1973. 258 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
189989 - Purchase

Dale, Edward Everett. Cow Country. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209210 - Purchase

Daley, Andrai S.& Peter Farquhar (ed). Edward E. Eyre. California Pioneer. With CD. Photo available. Washoe Valley. Edward E. Eyre. 2006. 259 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Included CD. Errata slip laid in. Fine copy. $30
194919 - Purchase

Dana, Julian. Sutter of California. A Biography (gold rush). New York. Halcyon House. 1938. 423 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $15
159334 - Purchase

Dana, Julian. Sutter of California. A Biography (gold rush). Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1936. 423 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197842 - Purchase

Dana, Julian. The Man Who Built San Francisco. Inscribed by the author. A Study of Ralston's Journey with Banners. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Company. 1936. 397 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Julian Dana 1936". Fine copy in fine (very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208296 - Purchase

Dana, Julian. The Sacramento. Inscribed by the author. River of Gold (includes Rivers and American Folk by Constance Lindsay Skinner) Photo available. New York. Farrar & Rinehart. 1939. 295 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by J. O'H. Cosgrave II. Related material laid in. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To my friend Ad Schuster whose heart is of California and her story Sincerely Julian Dana 1939". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206514 - Purchase

Dana, Julian. The Sacramento. River of Gold. Photo available. New York. Farrar & Rinehart. 1939. 295 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. War edition. Illustrated by J. O'H. Cosgrave II. Related material laid in. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
211010 - Purchase

Dana, Marshall N. Newspaper Story. Fifty Years of the Oregon Journal. 1902-1952. 50 Years. Photo available. Portland. Binfords & Mort. 1951. 230 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198117 - Purchase

Dane, G. Ezra & Alonzo Delano. A Sojourn with Royalty and Other Sketches by "Old Block" [Alonzo Delano]. Photo available. San Francisco. George Fields. Grabhorn Press. 1936. 97 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Charles Lindstrom. Important reference work. Limited edition of 700 copies. Fine copy. $50
206177 - Purchase

Dane, G. Ezra. Ghost Town. Signed by the Author... California Mother Lode... Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1941. 312 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
210173 - Purchase

Dangberg, Grace. Carson Valley. Historical Sketches of Nevada's First Settlement. Photo available. Reno. Carlisle. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
178680 - Purchase

Dangberg, Grace. Carson Valley. Historical Sketches of Nevada's First Settlement. Photo available. Reno. Carlisle. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in good (very light, edge chips shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
184069 - Purchase

Dangberg, Grace. Carson Valley. Historical Sketches of Nevada's First Settlement. Photo available. Reno. Carson Valley Historical Society. 2002. 150 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197162 - Purchase

Daniel, Cletus E. Bitter Harvest. A History of California Farmworkers. 1870-1941. Photo available. Ithaca. Cornell University Press. 1981. 348 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $65
200189 - Purchase

Daniel, Judy. Bodie. The Golden Years. Photo available. Charleston. Self published. 2012. 295 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200482 - Purchase

Daniels, Zeke and Ben Christy. The Life and Death of Julia C. Bulette. Inscribed by the authors. "Queen of the Red Lights" Virginia City Nevada. Photo available. Virginia City. Lamp Post. 1958. 65 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors. Fine copy in near fine (faded spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206138 - Purchase

Daniels, Zeke. The Life and Death of Julia C. Bulette. "Queen of the Red Lights" Virginia City Nevada. Photo available. Virginia City. Lamp Post. 1958. 65 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Photo card of Julia laid in.vs Fine copy in near fine (faded spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193453 - Purchase

Danner, Ruth Fenstermaker. Gabbs Valley, Nevada. Its History & Legend. Photo available. Gabbs. Self published. 1992. 416 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
199395 - Purchase

Danziger, Edmund Jefferson. The Chippewas of Lake Superior. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
164450 - Purchase

Darling, Amanda. Lola Montez. Photo available. New York. Stein and Day. 1972. 240 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
203855 - Purchase

Dart, Anna Coggins. Shining Cycles of Loves (Sacramento). Oakland. Wayside Press. 1959. 267 pps. + references. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101105 - Purchase

Dary, David. Cowboy Culture. A Saga of Five Centuries. Photo available. New York. Avon. 1981. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189285 - Purchase

Dary, David. Entrepreneurs of the Old West. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1987. 368 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
194709 - Purchase

Dary, David. Seeking Pleasure in the Old West. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1995. 353 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208299 - Purchase

Dary, David. The Oregon Trail. An American Saga. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2004. 412 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
122728 - Purchase

Dasmann, Raymond F. The Destruction of California. Photo available. New York. The Macmillan Company. 1965. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (mylar). $25
200185 - Purchase

Datin, Richard C. Elegance on C Street. The Story of the International Hotel. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1977. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211185 - Purchase

Davenport, Howard. A Story of California Big Trees. Largest and Oldest Living Things on Earth. Photo available. Stockton. Calaveras Grove Association. 1949. 44 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211278 - Purchase

Davidson, George, Ph.D. The Origin and the Meaning of the Name California. Calafia the Queen of the Island of California. Title Page of Las Sergas. Volume VI, Part I; Series II. Photo available. np. Geographical Society of the Pacific. 1910. 50 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Folding plate in rear. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, owner name on front panel). $100
212096 - Purchase

Davidson, George. Francis Drake on the Northwest Coast of America in the Year 1579. Francis Drake on the Northwest Coast of America. The Golden Hinde Did Not Anchor in The Bay of San Francisco. Vol. V, Series II. Transactions and Proceedings. Photo available. Washington. The Geographical Society of the Pacific. 1908. 114 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $75
212358 - Purchase

Davidson, Harold. Edward Borein. Cowboy Artist. An Illustrated Biography of the Renowned Western Artist. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1974. 190 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (mylar). $45
195124 - Purchase

Davies, Colin. Around the Bluff in the 1970s "The Way We Were". Photo available. San Francisco. Galves Publishing. nd. 202 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208385 - Purchase

Davies, Gilbert W. (ed). Fort Jones (CA) 1852-1858. Military Notes. Photo available. Hat Creek. HiStory In Books. 1994. 380 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
207734 - Purchase

Davies, Gilbert W. (ed). Memories from the Land of Siskiyou. Past Lives and Times in Siskiyou County. Photo available. Hat Creek. HiStory Ink Books. 1993. 452 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210219 - Purchase

Davis, Barbara A. Edward S. Curtis. The Life and Times of a Shadow Catcher. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1985. Folio. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (small, closed tear bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
198813 - Purchase

Davis, Barbara A. Edward S. Curtis. The Life and Times of a Shadow Catcher. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1985. 256 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209828 - Purchase

Davis, Barbara A. Edward S. Curtis. The Life and Times of a Shadow Catcher. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1985. Folio. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
210933 - Purchase

Davis, Dorothy (ed). A Pictorial History of Pleasanton. Photo available. Pleasanton. Pleasanton Bicentennial Heritage Committee. 1976. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
209290 - Purchase

Davis, E. Adams. Of the Night Wind's Telling. Legends from the Valley of Mexico. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1946. 276 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101939 - Purchase

Davis, Erik. The Visionary State. A Journey Through California's Spiritual Landscape. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 2006. 272 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
201999 - Purchase

Davis, Erik. The Visionary State. A Journey Through California's Spiritual Landscape. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 2006. 272 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209941 - Purchase

Davis, John. California. Romantic and Beautiful. A Plea for the Collection, Preservation and Diffusion of Information Relating to Pacific Coast History. Photo available. San Francisco. A.M. Robertson. 1914. 80 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Mrs Wm. Greer Hitchcock, With the Compliments of John F. Davis". Fine copy. $125
206297 - Purchase

Davis, Leonard M. Milestones and Memories. 1850-2000. The Story of Roseville, California. Photo available. Roseville. Roseville Arts Center. 2002. 166 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189452 - Purchase

Davis, Leonard M. Milestones and Memories. Signed by the author. 1850-2000. The Story of Roseville, California. Photo available. Roseville. Roseville Arts Center. 2002. 166 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193130 - Purchase

Davis, Leonard M. Profiles. Out of the Past. A Biographical History of Roseville, California. From Its Earliest Days to the Present. Photo available. Roseville. The Roseville Community Projects. 1982. 88 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $125
204254 - Purchase

Davis, Leonard M. Rocklin. Past, Present, Future. An Illustrated History of Rockin, Placer County, California. From 1864 to 1981. Photo available. Roseville. Rocklin Friends of the Public Library. 1981. 162 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Very scarce. Fine copy. $50
194794 - Purchase

Davis, Leonard. From Trail to Rail! Being a History of the City of Roseville, California. 1864-1909. Photo available. np. Self published. 1964. 111 pps. Octavo. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
189114 - Purchase

Davis, Margaret Leslie. Rivers in the Desert. William Mulholland and the Inventing of Los Angeles. Photo available. New York. HarperCollins. 1993. 303 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
199871 - Purchase

Davis, Margaret Leslie. Rivers in the Desert. William Mulholland and the Inventing of Los Angeles. Photo available. New York. HarperCollins. 1993. 303 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210077 - Purchase

Davis, Mary B. (ed). Native America in the Twentieth Century. An Encyclopedia. Photo available. New York. Garland Pub. 1996. 787 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light staining on fore edge). $25
195154 - Purchase

Davis, Olive. Tales of a Gold Rush City. Stockton. Vol. I. Photo available. Stockton. Bluebird Publishing. 2003. 202 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
207096 - Purchase

Davis, Ronald L. William S. Hart. Projecting the American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2003. 269 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206822 - Purchase

Davis, Sam. A Miner's Christmas Carol and other Frontier Tales. 150-1918. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager Press. 1987. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183205 - Purchase

Davis, Samuel P. The Typo-Graphical Howitzer. Photo available. Morongo Valley. Sagebrush Press. Christmas, 1989. 20 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 100 copies. Fine copy. $50
212134 - Purchase

Davis, Stephen. California Gold Rush Merchant. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1956. 124 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206656 - Purchase

Davis, William C. Three Roads to The Alamo. The Lives and Fortunes of David Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis. Photo available. New York. HarperCollins. 1998. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195027 - Purchase

Davis, William Heath. Seventy-Five Years in California. Recollections and Remarks by One Who Visited These Shores in 1831, and Again in 1833, and Except When Absent on Business Was a Resident From 1938 Until the End of a Long Life in 1909. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell - Books. 1929. 423 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light sunning to spine). $125
207325 - Purchase

Davis, William. The American Frontier. Pioneers, Settlers & Cowboys. 1800-1899. Photo available. New York. Smithmark. 1992. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189477 - Purchase

Davis, Winfield J. History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library. 1893. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Full leather. First edition. Important reference work. Professionally rebound, retaining original back strap. $75
206325 - Purchase

Davis, Winfield J. History of Political Conventions in California, 1849-1892. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library. 1893. 711 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
207297 - Purchase

Davison, Grace L. The Gates of Memory. Recollections of Early Santa Ynez Valley. Photo available. Solvang. Santa Ynez Valley News. 1955. 101 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (lightly soiled, edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
206551 - Purchase

Davison, Richard Allan. Charles & Kathleen Norris. The Courtship Year. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1993. 167 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy. $50
207940 - Purchase

Dawson, Michael, Ratrick Reigh. William Reagh. A Long Walk Downtown. Photographs of Southern California, 1936-1991. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2012. Oblong 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in frontis. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Material in rear pockets. Fine copy in fine slip case in mailing box. $225
206736 - Purchase

Dawson, Muir et al. Early California Printers. Three Parts. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1980. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209264 - Purchase

Dawson, Muir. History and Bibliography of Southern California Newspapers. 1851 - 1876. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1950. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $75
206646 - Purchase

Dawson, Nicholas "Cheyenne" & Charles Camp. Narrative of Nicholas "Cheyenne" Dawson (Overland to California in '41 & '49, and Texas in '51). Signed by Grabhorn. Photo available. San Francisco. Grabhorn Press. 1933. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Arvilla Parker. Important reference work. Signed "Edwin Grabhorn". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
206099 - Purchase

Dawson, Robert & Gray Brechin. Farewell, Promised Land. Signed by the authors. Waking from the California Dream. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1999. 233 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
209700 - Purchase

Dawson, Robert & Gray Brechin. Farewell, Promised Land. Waking from the California Dream. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
191576 - Purchase

de Bary Nee, Victor G. and Brett Longtime Californ': A Documentary Study of an American Chinatown. Photo available. New York. Pantheon Press. 1973. 411 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (rear edge chipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210076 - Purchase

de Forest, Roy. A Journey To The Far Canine Range. Inscribed by the author. The Unexplored Territory Beyond Terrier Pass. Photo available. San Francisco. Bedford Arts. 1988. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Large, accordion fold. Inscribed by the author "For George Steinmetz Roy De Forest 1988. Fine copy. $150
209932 - Purchase

de Grange, Allen. Foothill Stories. Signed by the author. Native Americans, The Gold Rush, Towns, Miner, Gamblers, Prostitutes, Working People, Slim, My Family. Photo available. Capitola. Self published. 1998. 245 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $45
192796 - Purchase

de Grange, Allen. Jackson. The Transgressions of a Place. California gold rush. Photo available. Sunol. De Grange Publishing. 1999. 230 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
192797 - Purchase

de Graza [Ted] & Carl S. Dentzel. The Rose and The Robe. Inscribed by the author. Limited edition. The Travels of Fray Junipero Serra in California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Southwest Museum. 1968. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Ted De Grazia. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 116. Inscribed by the author "De Grazia California USA 1968". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $65
209630 - Purchase

de Jim, Strange. San Francisco's Castro. Signed by the author. Images of America. Photo available. Charleston. Arcadia Publishing. 2003. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
209567 - Purchase

de la Teja, Jesus (ed). Tejano Leadership in Mexican and Revolutionary Texas. Photo available. College Station. Texas A&M University Press. 2010. 252 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
201726 - Purchase

de Logoa, Visconde. Joao Rodrigues Cabrilho. A Biographical Sketch (A Summary of the Portuguese Original). Photo available. Lisboa. Agencia Geral do Ultramar. 1957. 63 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "1/2/4/58 Compliments Cabrillo Civic Club #16 San Diego, Calif". Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $75
207396 - Purchase

De Lorenzo, Lois. Gold Fever and The Art of Panning and Sluicing. Photo available. Prescott. ATR Ent. 1970. 69 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211292 - Purchase

de Murville, M.N.L. Couve. The Man Who Founded California. The Life of Blessed Junipero Serra. Photo available. San Francisco. Ignatius Press. 2000. 140 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198408 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). A History of the Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. New York. Promontory Press. 1974. 158 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102074 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). A History of the Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. Photo available. New York. Promontory Press. 1974. 158 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179636 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). A History of the Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. Photo available. New York. Promontory Press. 1974. 158 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183206 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). A History of the Comstock Silver Lode & Mines. New York. Promontory Press. 1974. 158 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
184886 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). The Big Bonanza. An Authentic Account of the Discovery, History, and Working of the World Renowned Comstock Silver Lode of Nevada... Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1959. 569 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Introduction by Oscar Lewis. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
185357 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). The Big Bonanza. An Authentic Account of the Discovery, History, and Working of the World Renowned Comstock Silver Lode of Nevada... Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1974. 439 pps. + ads, index. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198412 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan (William Wright). The Big Bonanza. An Authentic Account of the Discovery, History, and Working of the World Renowned Comstock Silver Lode of Nevada... Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1959. 569 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Introduction by Oscar Lewis. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208673 - Purchase

De Quille, Dan. Dan De Quille of the Big Bonanza. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1980. 128 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Frontis, plates. Edited by James J. Rawls, forward by Oscar Lewis. Limited to 650 copies. Humorous sketches by the editor of the Territorial Enterprise. Fine copy in fine (very lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208707 - Purchase

de Ribas, Andres Perez. My Life Among the Savage Nations of New Spain. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1968. 256 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
179693 - Purchase

de Ribas, Andres Perez. My Life Among the Savage Nations of New Spain. In shrink wrap. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1968. 256 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. New in shrink wrap. $45
207511 - Purchase

de Russailh, Albert Bernard & Clarkson Crane (translator). Last Adventure. San Francisco in 1851. Translated from the Original Journal. Photo available. San Francisco. The Westgate Press. The Grabhorn Press. 1931. 95 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 475 copies. Illustrated. Folding plates, tipped-in facsimiles. Full page inscription. Prospectus laid in. Fine copy. $50
206220 - Purchase

de Rutte, Theophile & Mary Grace Paquette (ed). The Adventues of a Young Swiss in California. The Gold Rush Account of Theophile de Rutte. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Book Collectors Club. 1992. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Fine copy. $75
209062 - Purchase

de Vries, Carolyn. Grand and Ancient Forest. The Story of Andrew P. Hill and Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1978. 100 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208290 - Purchase

Deacon, Alice W. Scottslandia. A Romantic History of Scotts Valley. Photo available. np. Lake County Historical Society. 1948. 65 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper, light soiling to rear cover) copy. $40
201805 - Purchase

Dear, Elizabeth. C.M. Russell's Log Studio. Photo available. Great Falls. C.M. Russell Museum. 1995. 54 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211632 - Purchase

Dear, Elizabeth. The Grand Expedition of Lewis & Clark as Seen by C M Russell. Photo available. Great Falls. C.M. Russell Museum. 2000. 32 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211491 - Purchase

DeArment, Robert K. Alias Frank Canton. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1996/ 402 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211023 - Purchase

deBuys, William. Salt Dreams. Land & Water in Low-Down California. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico. 1999. 308 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207128 - Purchase

Decker, Frances. Pemberton. The History of a Settlement. Photo available. Pemberton. Pemberton Pioneer Women. 1977. 34 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
188990 - Purchase

Decker, Peter & Helen S. Giffin (ed.). The Diaries of Peter Decker. Signed by the editor. Overland to California in 1849 and Life in the Mines, 1850-1851. Photo available. Georgetown. The Talisman Press. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 80. Signed by Helen S. Giffin. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine, double slip case. $150
206695 - Purchase

Decker, Peter. A Descriptive Check List. Together with Short Title Index. Describing Almost 7500 Items of Western Americana. Comprising Books, Maps and Pamphlets of the Important Library (In Four Parts) Formed by George W. Soliday, Seattle, Wash. Photo available. New York. Antiquarian Press. 1960. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint with corrections. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 128. Fine copy. $100
208043 - Purchase

DeCoster, Miles. Headlands. The Marin Coast at the Golden Gate. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1989. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209937 - Purchase

DeDecker, Mary. Mines of the Eastern Sierra. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1966. 72 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 200 copies. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $85
206261 - Purchase

DeDecker, Mary. Mines of the Eastern Sierra. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1966. 72 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211693 - Purchase

Dedera, Don. Navajo Rugs. The Essential Guide. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1996. 126 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Excellent reference book. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194285 - Purchase

DeGrange, Connie & Allen DeGrange. A Place Called Sunol. A Collection of Pictures, Interviews, Facts and Stories about a Town with a Strong Community Spirit and Sense of Place. Photo available. Sunol. DeGrange Publishing. 1995. 186 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
207066 - Purchase

DeGrazia, Ted & Carl S. Dentzel. Father Junipero Serra. Sketches of his Life in California. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1969. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207789 - Purchase

DeGroot, Henry. The Comstock Papers. Photo available. Reno. Grace Danberg. 1985. 111 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210629 - Purchase

Deibert, Kenneth & Phyllis Gernes. On & Beyond The Georgetown Divide. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy. $25
165820 - Purchase

del Castillo, Richard Griswold. La Familia. Chicano Families in the Urban Southwest. 148 to the Present. Photo available. Notre Dame. University of Notre Dame Press. 1984. 173 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198209 - Purchase

del Castillo, Richard Griswold. The Los Angeles Barrio. 1850-1890. A Social History. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1979. 217 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207031 - Purchase

del Castillo, Richard Griswold. The Los Angeles Barrio. 1850-1890. A Social History. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1979. 217 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207531 - Purchase

Delano, Alonzo & Marguerite Eyer Wilbur. Old Block's Sketch Book. Photo available. Santa Ana. The Fine Arts Press. 1947. 94 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
206123 - Purchase

Delano, Alonzo. Across the Plains and Among the Diggings. A Reprint of the Original Edition With Reproduction of Numerous Photographs. Photo available. New York. Wilson-Erickson, Inc. 1936. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205776 - Purchase

Delaplane, Kristin & Sabine Goerke-Shdrode. Solano's Gold. Inscribed by the author. The People and Their Orchard. Photo available. Vacaville. The Vacaville Museum. 1999. 177 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors "Marcus A great interview! Kristin Delaplane / I am happy that you are part of the story Sabine Goerke-Shdrode". Fine copy. $25
199647 - Purchase

Delaplane, Kristin & Sabine Goerke-Shdrode. Solano's Gold. The People and Their Orchard. Photo available. Vacaville. The Vacaville Museum. 1999. 177 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210614 - Purchase

Delavan, Dr. James. The Gold Rush. Letters of Dr. James Delavan From California to the Adrian, Michigan, Expositor. 1850 - 1856. Photo available. Mount Pleasant. The Cumming Press. 1976. 97 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 487 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
209465 - Purchase

Delavan, James. Notes on California and the Placers. How to Get There, and What to Do Afterwards. Oakland. Biobooks. 1956. 156 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Limited edition of 700 copies. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191829 - Purchase

Delavan, James. Notes on California and the Placers. How to Get There, and What to Do Afterwards. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1956. 156 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 700 copies. Fine copy. $35
209414 - Purchase

Delay, Peter J. History of Yuba and Sutter Counties, California. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Record Company. 1924. 1328 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Three-quarter leather. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $500
206446 - Purchase

deLemos, Pedro. Creative Art Crafts. Cardboard and Wood Craft. Cloth and Textiles. Metal Crafts. Photo available. Worcester. The Davis Press. 1945. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189578 - Purchase

Delgado, James P. How California Adobes Were Built in the 1830s. A Simple Guide to a Lost Art. Photo available. San Jose. Self published. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210649 - Purchase

Delgado, James P. To California by Sea. A Maritime History of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. Columbia. University of South Carolina Press. 1990. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
209529 - Purchase

Delkin, James Ladd. Festivals of San Francisco. American Guide Series. Photo available. Stanford. San Francisco. Grabhorn Press. James Ladd Delkin. 1939. 67 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited to 1000 copies. Work Projects Administration (WPA). Fine copy (book plate). $125
207459 - Purchase

Delkin, James. Monterey Peninsula. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in Northern California. WPA. American Guide Series. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1948. 200 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (spine lightly sunned). $20
203992 - Purchase

Delkin, James. Monterey Peninsula. Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in Northern California. WPA. American Guide Series. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1941. 200 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207750 - Purchase

Delo, David M. Peddlers and Post Traders. Signed by the author. The Army Sutler on the Frontier. Photo available. Helena. Kingfisher. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
191799 - Purchase

DeLong, Harriet Tracy. Schoolma'am. The Letters of Eleanor Ethel Tracy. Tracy California . 1905-1906. Photo available. Eureka. Self published. 1993. 108 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
204330 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Bob Steele. The Photostory of "Battling Bob". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189931 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Buck Jones "King of The Western Movie Aces". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189930 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Charles Starrett "Gallant Defender, The Durango Kid". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189932 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Col. Tim McCoy. The Last Plainsman. Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189925 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Gene Autry and Roy Rogers. Inscribed by the author. "Kings of The Movie Cowboys". Volume #1. Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 100 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To - Bill Doe with my very best Mario". Fine copy. $25
195489 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Hoot Gibson. The Photostory of "The Dean of Cowboy Stars". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189926 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Johnny Mack Brown "The All-American Cowboy". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189928 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Ken Maynard "The Fiddling Buckaroo". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189927 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Tex Ritter and Fred Scott. Inscribed by the author. "The Singing Buckaroos of The Silver Screen". Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 100 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To - Bill with my very best Mario". Fine copy. $25
195490 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Tim McCoy. A Photo Biography of One of the Screen's Greatest Cowboy Stars. Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189933 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Tom Mix. A Photo Biography of One of the Screen's Greatest Cowboy Star. Photo available. nd. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189934 - Purchase

DeMarco, Mario. Tom Mix. The Photostory of the Screen's Greatest Cowboy Star. Photo available. nd.. Mario DeMarco. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189929 - Purchase

DeMaria, John and Mildred. Stories From the Mother Lode. "There Was Once an Old Fellow". Photo available. Sparks. Western Printing. 1986. 107 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
195470 - Purchase

Demars, Stanford E. The Tourist in Yosemite. 1855-1985. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1991. 168 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207685 - Purchase

Demke, Siegfried G. The Cattle Drives of Early California. Limited edition. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Gabriel. Self published. 1985. 27 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. Signed by the author. Fine copy in lightly soiled dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207900 - Purchase

Demlinger, Sandor. 1906 Earthquake. San Francisco's Great Disaster. Photo available. Atglen. Schiffer. 2006. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
206815 - Purchase

DeMund, Tom. From Slave to Superstar of the Wild West. The Awesome Story of Jim Beckwourth. Photo available. Sausalito. Legends of the West Publishing. 2007. 154 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
196291 - Purchase

DeNevi, Don and Noel Francis Moholy. Junipero Serra. The Illustrated Story of the Franciscan Founder of California's Missions. San Francisco. Harper & Row Publishers. 1985. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138348 - Purchase

DeNevi, Don. Junipero Serra. The Illustrated Story of the Franciscan Founder of California's Missions. Photo available. San Francisco. Harper & Row. 1985. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
179548 - Purchase

Denig, Edwin. Five Indian Tribes of the Upper Missouri. Sioux, Arickaras, Assiniboines, Crees, Crows. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. 217 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light fading to spine). $20
201918 - Purchase

Denis, Alberta Johnston. Spanish Alta California. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1927. 537 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy (paper label over name on end paper). $30
208331 - Purchase

Dennis, Harry. Water & Power. The Peripheral Canal and its Alternatives. San Francisco. Friends of the Earth. 1981. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
118586 - Purchase

Dennis, Landt. Santa Fe and Taos. Under a Coyote Moon. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189920 - Purchase

Dennison, Keith. Holt Memorial Hall. Photo available. Stockton. Haggin Museum. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
210073 - Purchase

Densmore, Frances. Chippewa Customs. Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 86. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1929. 204 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
189617 - Purchase

Densmore, Frances. Chippewa Music - II. Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 53. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1913. 341 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
189616 - Purchase

Densmore, Frances. Chippewa Music. Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 45. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1910. 216 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $35
189615 - Purchase

Denton, Sally. American Massacre. The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2003. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
159092 - Purchase

Denton, Sally. Faith and Betrayal. A Pioneer Woman's Passage in the American West. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2005. Octavo. Hardcover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
127688 - Purchase

Deppe, Ferdinand. Ferdinand Pette's Travels in California in 1837. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1953. 27 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 190 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
207572 - Purchase

der Burgh, Caroline G. Van & Jane Gyer. A Trip to the Yosemite. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Assoication. 2002. Octavo. Soft covers. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 54. Signed by the Illustrator. Announcement laid in. Fine copy. $125
207664 - Purchase

Deutsch, Monroe E. Saint Albert of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. The Roxburghe Club. 1956. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
207172 - Purchase

Deutschman, Alan. A Tale of Two Valleys. Inscribed by the author. Wine, Wealth, and the Battle for the Good Life in Napa and Sonoma. Photo available. New York. Broadway Books. 2003. 221 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George, Enjoy! Alan Deutschman". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210081 - Purchase

Devey, David E. History of Coulterville. Photo available. Coulterville. Norhtern Mariposa County History Center. 1978. 62 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Map in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
196205 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. Across the Wide Missouri. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1987. 450 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Fine copy. $15
190018 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. The Course of Empire. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1983. 647 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
203702 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. The Year of Decision. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1943. 524 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
169139 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. The Year of Decision. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1943. 524 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $15
117175 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. The Year of Decision. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1943. 524 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Fine copy in very good (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
201217 - Purchase

DeVoto, Bernard. The Year of Decision. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1943. 524 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204021 - Purchase

Dewald, Terry. The Papago Indians and Their Basketry. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Tucson. Self published. 1979. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Skip, One of the most famous ? basket cases in California. Maybe someday you can find you some beadwork in Tucson. Terry DeWald". Fine copy. $30
189805 - Purchase

DeWilde, Amanda. World War I and the Sacramento Valley. Photo available. Charleston. History Press. 2016. 160 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200804 - Purchase

DeWitt, Ward (ed). Prairie Schooner Lady. The Journal of Harriet Sherril Ward, 1853. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1959. 180 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208141 - Purchase

Di Certo, Joseph J. The Saga of the Pony Express. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Pub. 2007. 246 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196600 - Purchase

Di Certo, Joseph J. The Saga of the Pony Express. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Pub. 2002. 246 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200246 - Purchase

Di Francia, Chic. The Life and Times of Dan DeQuille. Photo available. Virginia City. Self published. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211527 - Purchase

Di Leo, Michael & Eleanor Smith. Two Californias. The Truth About the Split-State Movement. Photo available. Covelo. Island Press. 1983. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
191984 - Purchase

Dick, Everett. Conquering the Great American Desert: Nebraska. np. Nebraska State Historical Society. 1975. 456 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
100249 - Purchase

Dicker, Laverne Mau. The Chinese in San Francisco. A Pictorial History. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1979. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
193381 - Purchase

Dickey, Roland F. New Mexico Village Arts. Photo available. Albuquerque. The University of New Mexico Press. 1949. 266 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Lloyd Lozes Goff. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (lightly faded, slightly shorter than the book) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189587 - Purchase

Dickinson, A. Bray. Tomales Township. A History of Bolsa de Tomales before the North Pacific Coast Railroad. Photo available. np. Tomales History Center. 1993. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211140 - Purchase

Dickover, Robert. California Bookplates. A Keepsake for the Members of The Book Club of California. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2006. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193440 - Purchase

Dickover, Robert. California Bookplates. A Keepsake for the Members of The Book Club of California. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2006. 39 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208027 - Purchase

Dickson, Lura D. Yosemite Wonderland for Boys and Girls. Photo available. Seymour. Dickson's. 1967. 136 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Rare. Fine copy. $20
199873 - Purchase

Dickson, Samuel. San Francisco is Your Home. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1947. 262 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated by Mallette Dean. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210167 - Purchase

Dickson, Samuel. San Francisco Kaleidoscope. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1955. 293 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210165 - Purchase

Dickson, Samuel. Tales of San Francisco. 3 Volumes in one Comprising San Francisco is Your Home, San Francisco Kaleidoscope and The Streets of San Francisco. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1957. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition thus. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in edge worn and taped dust jacket (in mylar). $20
164041 - Purchase

Dickson, Samuel. The Streets of San Francisco. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1955. 293 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy with band around book. In glassine wrapper. $25
210166 - Purchase

Diehl, John (ed). Bicentennial Edition. 1776-1976. Del Norte Triplicate. Photo available. np. De Norte Triplicate. 1976. 200 pps. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $35
211804 - Purchase

Dietrich, Dr. & Leopold Wray The German Emigrants of Fredrick Wohlgemuth's Voyage to California. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1949. 48 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207637 - Purchase

Dietrich, Dr. & Leopold Wray (trans.). The German Emigrants or Frederick Wohlgemuth's Voyage to California. Photo available. James Ladd Delkin. 1949. 48 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Near fine copy (light sunning to edges). $30
206393 - Purchase

Dillin, Captain John G.W. The Kentucky Rifle. Photo available. Washington. National Rifle Association. 1924. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $125
200568 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard (ed). Mother Lode Memoir: Reminiscences of George A. Marshall. Photo available. np. Journal of the West. July, 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212117 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H, Napa Valley Heyday. Signed by the author. With Historical Photographs. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2004. 363 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Limited edition of 550 copies. Signed by the author. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. In original shipping box. $150
206460 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. Bully Waterman. Signed, limited edition. The Voyage of the Clipper Challenge, New York to San Francisco, 1851. Photo available. San Francisco. The Roxburghe Club. Adrian Wilson. 1956. 25 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 125 copies. Signed by the author and printer. Fine copy. $200
209183 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. J. Ross Browne. Confidential Agent in Old California. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust (price clipped) jacket (mylar). $20
163351 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. J. Ross Browne. Confidential Agent in Old California. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in lightly worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179639 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. J. Ross Browne. Inscribed by the author. Confidential Agent in Old California. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "R.H. Dillon S.F. 1975". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208630 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. Texas Argonauts. Isaac H. Duval and the California Gold Rush. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1987. 201 pps. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Charles Shaw. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Notice from publisher laid in. Fine copy in fine (light wear on top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $200
208797 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. The West in Review. Proof copy, inscribed by the author. 56 Book Reviews by Richard H. Dillon. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 103 pps. Octavo. Spiral bound. First edition. Important reference work. Copy "A" Inscribed by the author "Author's proof, before 10 numbered copies. Richard H. Dillon". Rare. Fine copy. $50
193419 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard H. (introduction). Artful Deeds. In The Life of the Felon, Grovenor Layton... A Tale of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1998. 72 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
207029 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Burnt-Out Fires. California's Modoc Indian War. Photo available. Englewood Cliffs. Prentice Hall, Inc. 1973. 371 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (chip at spine tip, fading at edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211575 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. California Caravan. The 1846 Overland Trail Memoir of Margaret M. Hecox. Photo available. San Jose. Harlan-Young Press. 1966. 70 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206258 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Captain John Sutter. Sacramento Valley's Sainted Sinner. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager. 1991. 380 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
184448 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Embarcadero. Signed by the author. Being a Chronicle of True Sea Adventures from the Port of San Francisco. Photo available. New York. Coward-McCann. 1959. 313 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
208795 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Exploring the Mother Lode Country. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie. 1974. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
181686 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Exploring the Mother Lode Country. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie. 1974. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
186059 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Exploring the Mother Lode Country. Pasadena. Ward Ritchie. 1974. 128 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
193049 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Fool's Gold. Signed by the author. The Decline and Fall of Captain John Sutter of California. Photo available. New York. Coward McCann. 1967. 380 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
171737 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Fool's Gold. The Decline and Fall of Captain John Sutter of California. Photo available. New York. Coward McCann. 1967. 380 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208685 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Great Expectations. The Story of Benicia, California. Photo available. Benicia. Benicia Heritage Books. 1980. 241 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199059 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Great Expectations. The Story of Benicia, California. Photo available. Benicia. Benicia Heritage Books. 1980. 241 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204152 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. High Steel. Building the Bridges Across San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Millbrae. Celestial Arts. 1979. 167 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
201106 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. High Steel. Inscribed by the author. Building the Bridges Across San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Millbrae. Celestial Arts. 1998. 167 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
183003 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. High Steel. Inscribed by the author. Building the Bridges Across San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Millbrae. Celestial Arts. 1998. 167 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Christmas Season (1979) greeting to George E. Steinmetz, from the author R.H. Dillion Mill Valley". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207793 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Images of Chinatown. Louis J. Stellmen's Chinatown Photographs. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1976. 71 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Fine copy. $50
209680 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Iron Men. California's Industrial Pioneers. Peter, James and Michael Donahue. Photo available. Point Richmond. Pandela Press. 1984. 334 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition of 500 copies. Number 128. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
207021 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Napa Valley's Natives. Photo available. Napa. Napa County Historic Society. 2001. 111 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $75
209572 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. North Beach. The Italian Heart of San Francisco. Photo available. Novato Press. Presidio Press. 1985. 189 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206504 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. San Francisco. Adventurers and Visionaries. Photo available. Tulsa. Continental Heritage. 1983. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine (very small closed tear on top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177435 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Siskiyou Trail. Inscribed by the author. The Hudson's Bay Fur Company Route to California . Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1975. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Brad Cooly greetings from the author. R H Dillon". Fine copy in near fine (minor darkening to paper) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193488 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Siskiyou Trail. Inscribed by the author. The Hudson's Bay Fur Company Route to California . Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1975. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Best wishers to Aficionado Stan George from the author R H Dillon Santa Ventura 1976". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205818 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. The Hatchet Men. The Story of the Tong Wars in San Francisco's Chinatown. Photo available. New York. Coward-McCann, Inc. 1962. 375 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207233 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. The Later Day of The California Missions. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1985. 13 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated by Dorothy F. Hawley. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 250 copies. Signed letter from author laid in. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
212146 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Wells, Fargo Detective. A Biography of James B. Hume. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1986. 320 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205501 - Purchase

Dillon, Richard. Wells, Fargo Detective. A Biography of James B. Hume. Photo available. New York. Coward-McCann. 1969. 320 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208837 - Purchase

Dilsaver, Lary M. Challenge of the Big Trees of Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. A Resource History. Photo available. Three Rivers. Sequoia Natural History Assn. 1990. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
171252 - Purchase

Dimsdale, Prof. Thos. J. The Vigilantes of Montana. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1953. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209206 - Purchase

Dimsdale, Thos. The Vigilantes of Montana. Being the Correct & Impartial Narrative of the Chase, Trial, Capture & Execution of Henry Plummer's Notorious Road Agent Band. Photo available. Butte. McKee Printing. 1950. 271 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Twelfth printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine condition (lacks front end paper). $20
132177 - Purchase

Dines, Glen. Kit Carson's Black Deed and Other True Stories from Marin's Lively Past. Photo available. np. Self published. 1968. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211392 - Purchase

Dinkelspiel, Frances. Towers of Gold. How One Jewish Immigrant Named Isaias Hellman Created California. Photo available. New York. St. Martin's Press. 2008. 376 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. iIllustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210007 - Purchase

Dinkelspiel, Frances. Towers of Gold. How One Jewish Immigrant Named Isaias Hellman Created California. Photo available. New York. St. Martin's Press. 2008. 376 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. iIllustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211577 - Purchase

Dinnean, Lawrence. Nineteenth Century Illustrators of California. Sights & Scenes. A Selection of Works by Pioneer Graphic Artists. Keepsake Number 34. Photo available. Berkeley. Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1986. 72 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197212 - Purchase

Dippie, Brian W. West-Fever. Photo available. Los Angeles. Autry Museum of Western Heritage. 1998. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Presentation letter laid in. Fine copy. $25
189663 - Purchase

Dippie, Brian W. West-Fever. Photo available. Los Angeles. Autry Museum of Western Heritage. 1998. 128 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208918 - Purchase

Dispenza, Joseph. Will Shuster. A Santa Fe Legend. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189882 - Purchase

Ditton, Richard. Self-Guiding Auto Tours in Yosemite National Park. Photo available. Yosemite. National Park Service. 1965. 78 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211126 - Purchase

Dixon, Dr. Joseph K. & Joe D. Horse Capture. The Vanishing Race. Photo available. Mineola. Calla Edtions. 2015. 231 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
201824 - Purchase

Dixon, Kelly J. et al. An Archaeology of Desperation. Exploring the Donner Party's Alder Creek Camp. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2011. 390 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208862 - Purchase

Dixon, Ted. Reflections of Woodland and Yolo County. Photo available. Woodland. The Daily Democrat. 1995. 96 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210291 - Purchase

Dobie, Charles Caldwell & E.H Suydam. San Francisco's Chinatown. Inscribed by the author & illustrator. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton-Century Co. 1936. 336 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by E.H. Suydam. Important reference work. Inscribed "Charles Caldwell Dobie with ? regards E.E. Suydam". Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
208988 - Purchase

Dobie, Charles Caldwell & E.H. Suydam. San Francisco. A Pageant. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton-Century Co. 1939. 440 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Revised edition. Illustrated by E.H. Suydam. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207834 - Purchase

Dobie, Charles Caldwell. San Francisco. A Pageant. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton-Century Co. 1939. 351 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Illustrated by E.H. Suydam. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear, edge chipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182987 - Purchase

Dobie, J. Frank & Neil B. Carmony (ed). Afield with J. Frank Dobie. Tales of Critters, Campfires, and the Hunting Trail. Photo available. Silver City. High-Lonesome Books. 1992. 266 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203575 - Purchase

Dobie, J. Frank. Coronado's Children. Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Southwest. Photo available. New York. Grosset & Dunlap. [1930]. 367 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by Ben Carlton Mead. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211643 - Purchase

Dobie, J. Frank. Rattlesnakes. Photo available. Edison. Castle. 2001. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light rubbing to lettering on front panel, on page has closed tear). $20
165559 - Purchase

Dobie, L. Frank. The Mustangs. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1952. 376 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
189690 - Purchase

Dobie, L. Frank. The Mustangs. Horses. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1952. 376 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by Charles Bank Wilson. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195218 - Purchase

Dobkins, Rebecca J. Memory and Imagination. The Legacy of Maidu Indian Artist Frank Day. Photo available. Oakland. Oakland Museum of California. 1998. 106 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
210123 - Purchase

Doble, John. John Doble's Journal and Letters from the Mines. Mokelumne Hill, Jackson, Volcano and San Francisco. Photo available. Volcano. Volcano Press. 1999. 308 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191707 - Purchase

Doble, John. John Doble's Journal and Letters from the Mines. Mokelumne Hill, Jackson, Volcano and San Francisco. Photo available. Denver. The Old West Publishing Company. 1999. 308 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $75
209033 - Purchase

Dobyns, Henry F. The Apache People. Photo available. Phoenix. Indian Tribal Series. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition, 15,000 copies. No. 1595. Fine copy (library stamp on end paper). $20
189842 - Purchase

Dockstader, Frederick J. Weaving Arts of the North American Indian. Photo available. New York. Icon Editions. 1993. 223 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. Copiously illustrated with vivid color photographs. Fine copy. $20
186678 - Purchase

Dockstader, Frederick. Indian Art in America. The Arts and Crafts of the North American Indian. Photo available. London. Studio Books. 1973. 304 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First U.K. edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Tipped-in plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
171977 - Purchase

Dockstader, Frederick. Indian Art in America. The Arts and Crafts of the North American Indian. Photo available. New York. Promontory. 1973. 304 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
181474 - Purchase

Dockstader, Frederick. Indian Art of the America. The Arts and Crafts of the North American Indian. New York. Museum of the American Indian. 1973. 304 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy (bottom front corner bumped). $25
116423 - Purchase

Dodd, Horace L. (ed) & C.L, Sonnichsen, Jack Jordan. San Diego Corral of the Westerners. Brand Book Number Seven. "People of The Southwest and Pacific Coast". Signed. Photo available. San Diego. The Westerners. 1983. 245 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 33. Announcement laid in. Signed by Jack Jordan. Plates in rear pockets. Exhibition pamphlet laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
209771 - Purchase

Dodd, Horace L. (ed) & C.L, Sonnichsen. San Diego Corral of the Westerners. Brand Book Number Six. Photo available. San Diego. The Westerners. 1979. 207 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 27 Announcement laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
209769 - Purchase

Dodge, Fred & Carolyn Lake (ed). Under Cover for Wells Fargo. The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1959. 280 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203816 - Purchase

Doersch, Carol (ed). Gone to Rest. Biographies of Sacramento Pioneers Buried In or Nearby Pioneer Grove in The Old Sacramento City Cemetery. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Assoc. 2001. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (corner of front end paper clipped out). $25
171694 - Purchase

Doersch, Carol (ed). Gone to Rest. Biographies of Sacramento Pioneers Buried In or Nearby Pioneer Grove in The Old Sacramento City Cemetery. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Assoc. 2001. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (corner of front end paper clipped out). $30
180184 - Purchase

Doersch, Carol (ed). Gone to Rest. Biographies of Sacramento Pioneers Buried In or Nearby Pioneer Grove in The Old Sacramento City Cemetery. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Assoc. 2001. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
186843 - Purchase

Doersch, Carol (ed). Gone to Rest. Biographies of Sacramento Pioneers Buried In or Nearby Pioneer Grove in The Old Sacramento City Cemetery. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Assoc. 2001. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
189460 - Purchase

Doersch, Carol (ed). Gone to Rest. Biographies of Sacramento Pioneers Buried In or Nearby Pioneer Grove in The Old Sacramento City Cemetery. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Assoc. 2001. 151 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. First edition. $25
205200 - Purchase

Doig, Leroy L. (ed). The City of Garden Grove. The First Twenty Years. 1956-1976. Photo available. Santa Ana. Pioneer Press. 1977. 133 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207256 - Purchase

Doig, Leroy L. (ed). The Town of Garden Grove. Photo available. Santa Ana. Pioneer Press. 1966. 245 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207255 - Purchase

Don, Hillary (ed). Life in Belvedere and Tiburon. Inscribed by the author. 1890 to 1900. Photo available. Belvedere. Bella Vista Publishing. 2003. 486 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author. Bradley Wiedmaier?, with warmest regards, Hillary Don March 1st 2004." Fine copy. $125
206413 - Purchase

Donley, Michael. Atlas of California. Photo available. Culver City. Pacific Book Gallery. 1979. 191 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
162979 - Purchase

Donley, Michael. Atlas of California. Photo available. Culver City. Pacific Book Gallery. 1979. 191 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
165783 - Purchase

Donley, Michael. Atlas of California. Photo available. Culver City. Pacific Book Gallery. 1979. 191 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189247 - Purchase

Donley, Michael. Atlas of California. Photo available. Culver City. Pacific Book Gallery. 1979. 191 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193114 - Purchase

Donnelle, A.J. (ed). Cyclorama of Custer's Last Battle or The Battle of Little Big Horn. Ann Arbor. University Microfilms. 1966. 30 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
101755 - Purchase

Donnelly, Florence. Early Days in Marin. A Picture Review. San Rafael. Marin County Savings and Loan. 1960. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
159106 - Purchase

Dorpat, Paul. Seattle. Now & Then. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Seattle. Tartu Publications. 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Paul Dorpat 12/4/94". Fine copy. $25
201668 - Purchase

Dorsey, George. Christopher of San Francisco. Inscribed by Christopher. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1962. 238 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "Kindest Regards to Bill Hall! Geo Christopher". Lightly stained copy in rubbed and edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
209689 - Purchase

Dorsey, George. Christopher of San Francisco. Signed by author and Christopher. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1962. 238 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author and Christopher. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206395 - Purchase

Doten, Alfred & Walter van Tilburg Clark (ed). The Journals of Alfred Doten. 1849-1903. 3 volumes. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1973. 2381 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Complete in three volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set. $95
197806 - Purchase

Douglas, Frederic. Indian Art of the United States. Photo available. New York. Museum of Modern Art. 1941. 219 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Excellent reference work. Fine copy. $25
189570 - Purchase

Douglas, Jack. Historical Highlights of Santa Clara Valley. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Jose. History San Jose. 2005. 209 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Ted Our authority on everything Jack Dougls 7/22/2005". Fine copy. $30
194266 - Purchase

Douglas, James & Dorothy Blakey Smith. James Douglas in California. 1841. Being The Journal of a Voyage from the Columbia to California. Photo available. Vancouver. The Library's Press. 1965. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 94. Fine copy. $75
207773 - Purchase

Douthit, Nathan. The Coos Bay Region. 1890-1944. Life on a Coastal Frontier. Photo available. Coos Bay. River West. 1983. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211143 - Purchase

Dowling, Patrick. California. The Irish Dream. Photo available. San Francisco. Golden Gate. 1988. 442 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly cocked) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172012 - Purchase

Downey, Joseph T. "Filings". Filing From an Old Saw. Reminiscences of San Francisco and California's Conquest. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1956. 170 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Unopened. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206442 - Purchase

Downie, Major William. Hunting For Gold. Reminiscences of Personal Experience and Research in the Early Days of the Pacific Coast From Alaska to Panama. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Publishing Co. 1971 (1893). 412 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine (small closed tear on bottom edge) dust jacket (mylar). $30
189981 - Purchase

Downs, Art (ed). Pioneer Days in British Columbia. Volume One. A Selection of Historical Articles from BC Outdoors Magazine. Photo available. Surrey. Heritage House. 1991. 160 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
199420 - Purchase

Doyle, Mary Katherine. Like a Tree by Running Water. Inscribed by the author. The Story of Mary Baptist Russell, California's First Sister of Mercy. Photo available. Nevada City. Blue Dolphin. 2004. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Thank you for your support of the Mercy Mission. S. Katherine Doyle". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
183736 - Purchase

Doyle, Richard Doyle Flats: A Family History. Mendocino Historical Review. Volume VIII, Number 1. Photo available. Mendocino. Mendocino Historical Research. Autumn, 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (small, worn spot on front panel). $20
211508 - Purchase

Dozier, Dr. Dave F. Main Street Susanville. 1910. Signed by the author. Susanville. Laden County Historical Society. 1979. 38 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
187462 - Purchase

Drago, Harry Sinclair. Lost Bonanzas. Tales of the Legendary Lost Mines of the American West. Photo available. New York. Bramhall House. 1966. 276 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211357 - Purchase

Drain, Thomas & N. Scott Momaday. A Sense of Mission. Historic Churches of the Southwest. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189723 - Purchase

Drain, Thomas A. & N. Scott Momaday. A Sense of Mission. Historic Churches of the Southwest. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
199341 - Purchase

Drake, Lorna. Just Before Yesterday. A History of Sonoma County, California. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Sonoma County Office of Education. 1990. 160 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211393 - Purchase

Dressler, Albert. California Chinese Chatter. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1927. 62 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 525 copies, number 393. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206321 - Purchase

Drewes, Ellen. Historic Photos of Lake Tahoe. Photo available. Nashville. Turner. 2000. 204 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204719 - Purchase

Drewes, Ellen. Remembering Lake Tahoe. Photo available. np. Trade Paper Press. 2010. 134 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200258 - Purchase

Drimmer, Frederick (ed). Captured by the Indians. 15 Firsthand Accounts, 1750-1870. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1961. 378 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
198195 - Purchase

Driscoll, Roy L. (ed). Pomona Valley Community Book. Photo available. Pomona. Arthur H. Cawston. 1950. 445 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
208162 - Purchase

Driskill, Earl. Death Valley Scotty Rides Again. Death Valley. Self published. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $15
133674 - Purchase

Driskill, Earl. Death Valley Scotty Rides Again. Photo available. Death Valley. Self published. 1967. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210018 - Purchase

Driver, Harold E. Indians of North America. Photo available. Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1961. 66 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Map in rear pocket. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
189606 - Purchase

Drury, Aubrey. California. Signed by the author. An Intimate Guide. Photo available. New York. Harper Brothers. 1935. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in lightly edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $45
210181 - Purchase

Drury, Aubrey. John A. Hooper and California's Robust Youth. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1952. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
209171 - Purchase

Drury, Clifford M. Walter Colton, Chaplain and Alcalde. Signed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. California Historic Society Quarterly. June, 1956. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 35 copies. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $75
212191 - Purchase

Drury, Wells and Ella Bishop Drury. An Editor on the Comstock Lode. Photo available. New York. Farrar & Rinehart. 1936. 343 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
197847 - Purchase

Drury, Wells and Ella Bishop Drury. An Editor on the Comstock Lode. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1948. 307 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206417 - Purchase

Druse, Earl Lawrence. Twice a Pioneer. Photo available. np. Self published. 1983. 180 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191871 - Purchase

du Petit-Thouars, Abel & Charels N. Rudkin (trans.). Voyage of the Venus: Sojourn in California. Excerpt from Voyage Autour de Monde sur la Frigate Venus Pendant les Annees. 1836-1839. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. Saul and Lilian Marks. 1956. 114 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $100
206613 - Purchase

Duane, Timothy P. Shaping the Sierra. Nature, Culture, and Conflict in the Changing West. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1999. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189426 - Purchase

Duane, Timothy P. Shaping the Sierra. Nature, Culture, and Conflict in the Changing West. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1999. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207115 - Purchase

Dubin, Lois Sherr. North American Indian Jewelry and Adornment. Inscribed by the author. From Prehistory to the Present. Photo available. New York. Harry N. Abrams. 1998. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author. Lois Sherr Dubin For Skip Gentry, a pleasure to meet you. I hope you enjoy "Entering the Circle" From Lois Dubin August 1999 Santa Fe". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189714 - Purchase

Dublin, William B. Landscape Photography. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. 1987. 44 pps. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $40
209898 - Purchase

Dublin, William Brooks. Benicia. Where the Past Meets the Present. St. Louis. Warren H. Green, Inc. 1980. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
186026 - Purchase

Duckett, Margaret. Mark Twain & Bret Harte. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1964. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163098 - Purchase

Ducrue, Benno & Ernest J. Burrus (ed). Ducrue's Account of the Expulsion of the Jesuits from Lower California (1767-1769). Sources and Studies for the History of the Americas: Volume II. Photo available. St. Jouis. Jesuit Historical Institute. 1967. 212 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
210581 - Purchase

Duhaut-Cully, Auguste. A Voyage to California, the Sandwich Islands, & Around the World in the Years 1826-1829. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1997. 255 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $225
207915 - Purchase

Duke, Donald. Fred Harvey. Civilizer of The American Southwest. Photo available. Arcadia. Pregel Press. 1985. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209600 - Purchase

Dullentry, Jim. A Place Called Earp. The Town Named for Wyatt Earp. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Hamilton. Rocky Mountain House Press. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies, number 99. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
207607 - Purchase

Dumke, Glenn. The Boom of the Eighties in Southern California. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
186881 - Purchase

Dumke, Glenn. The Boom of the Eighties in Southern California. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
197263 - Purchase

Duncan, Dayton. Miles From Nowhere. In Search of the American Frontier. Photo available. New York. Penguin Books. 1993. 320 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211621 - Purchase

Duncan, Glen et al. Route 66 in California. Images of America. Photo available. Charleston Arcadia. 2005. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Bishop Quinn for a lifetime of inspiration Tom Myers". Fine copy. $20
192742 - Purchase

Dunham, Laura and Josiah Pierce, Jr. Letters to Laura. Letters from Josiah Pierce, Jr. to Laura Dunham. 1884-1889. Photo available. Boston. The Godine Press. 1974. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Fine copy. $20
163231 - Purchase

Dunlop, Richard. Great Trails of the West. Nashville. Abingdon Press. 1971. 320 pps. Octavo. Decorated hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in very lightly edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102152 - Purchase

Dunlop, Richard. Wheels West. 1590-1900. Photo available. Chicago. Rand McNally. 1977. 208 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine (small blemish, owner name on end paper) copy in near fine (small, closed tear top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191011 - Purchase

Dunmire, Willia W. Wild Plants of the Pueblo Province. Exploring Ancient and Enduring Uses. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1995. 290 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197278 - Purchase

Dunn, Geoffrey, et al. Chinatown Dreams. Signed by the authors. The Life and Photographs of George Lee. Photo available. Capitola. Capitola Book Company. 2002. 140 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by 4 of the authors. Fine copy. $40
207087 - Purchase

Dunn, Hal V. Catalog of Western Good For Trade Mirrors. Photo available. Granada Hills. Koppenhaver Press. 1995. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
197851 - Purchase

Dunn, Mary. The Maidu Indians of Plumas County. Their Homes, Customs and Language. Number 8. With Maps. Photo available. Quincy. Plumas County Historical Society. 1962. 31 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188613 - Purchase

Duquette, Tony & Ray Bradbury. The City of Our Lady Queen of The Angels. Signed by the author. A Bicentennial Celebration Environment. Photo available. Los Angeles. L.A. County Museum of Science & Industry. 1980. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $45
210063 - Purchase

Durham, David L. California's Geographic Names. A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. More than 50,000 Entries. Photo available. Clovis. Word Dancer Press. 1998. 1676 pps. Large 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $850
209631 - Purchase

Durrell, Cordell. Geologic History of the Feather River Country, California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
188676 - Purchase

Duvall, Marius. The Journal of Marius Duvall. A Navy Surgeon in California. 1846-1847. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1957. 114 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Unopened. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
206441 - Purchase

Dwinelle, John W. The Colonial History of The City of San Francisco. Being a Synthetic Argument in the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of California, For Four Square Leagues of Land Claimed by that City. Photo available. San Francisco. Towne & Bacon, Book and Job Printers. 1924 [1863]. 391 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Frontis map. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
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Dwinelle, John W. The Colonial History of The City of San Francisco. Being a Synthetic Argument in the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of California, For Four Square Leagues of Land Claimed by that City. Photo available. San Francisco. Ross Valley Book Company. 1978 [1863]. 391 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Frontis map. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
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Dwyer, Gene. Charlie, Nancy and Cascade. Signed by the author. The Cascade Connection with Charles M. Russell and Nancy (Maimie) Cooper. 1889 to 1897. Photo available. Cascade. Self published. 2000. 84 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $40
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Dwyer, John T. Condemned to the Mines. Inscribed by the author. The Life of Eugene O'Connell 1815-1891 Pioneer Bishop of Northern California and Nevada (Gold Rush). Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Harry Ley in appreciation for the help given by your master's Dissertation which had been gratefully acknowledged. Hope this lives up to your expectations. John T. Dwyer". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
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Dwyer, RIchard A. Lying on the Eastern Slope. James Townsend's Comic Journalism on the Mining Frontier. Photo available. Miami. Florida University Press. 1984. 167 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
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Dyer, Alvin R. The Refiner's Fire. The Significance of Events Transpiring in Missouri. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Deseret Book Co. 1972. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
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Dyer, Mary. Echoes of Como Colorado. 1879 to 1988. Photo available. np. Self published. 1988. 126 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $25
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Dyer, Robert L. Jesse James and the Civil War in Missouri. Photo available. Columbia. University of Missouri Press. 1994. 87 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
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Dykes, Jeff. Fifty Great Western Illustrators. A Bibliographic Checklist. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1975. 457 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 155. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine slip case. $225
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Dykes, Jeff. Fifty Great Western Illustrators. A Bibliographic Checklist. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1975. 457 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 131. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine slip case. $225
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Dyreng, Ray P. Song of a Century. A Centennial History and Memory Book of Manti. 1849-1949. Utah. Mormon. Photo available. Manti. Staff of the Centennial Committee. nd. 214 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $40
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Dysart, Zella. Summer Sojourn to the Grand Canyon. The 1898 Diary of Zella Dysart. Prescott. HollyBear. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name on title page). $20
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Eagle, Douglas Spotted. Making Indian Bows and Arrows... The Old Way. Photo available. Liberty. Eagle's View Publishing. 1988. 98 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
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Eargle, Dolan H., Jr. Native California Guide. Weaving the Past & Present. Book One. The Evolution of Native Cultures in the Land that Became California. Photo available. San Francisco. Trees Company Press. 2000. 298 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
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Eargle, Dolan H., Jr. The Earth is Our Mother. A Guide to the Indians of California, Their Locals and Historic Sites. Photo available. San Francisco. Trees Company Press. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. s Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small date stamp on end paper). $20
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Eargle, Dolan H., Jr. The Earth is Our Mother. A Guide to the Indians of California, Their Locals and Historic Sites. Photo available. San Francisco. Trees Company Press. 1991. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
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Eastman, Charles A. Indian Boyhood. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
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Easton, Ansel M & William A. Ward. Easton & Ward BlackHawk Ranch Herd of Shorthorns. 1923. Diablo, Contra Costa County, California. Photo available. Sacramento. H.S. Crocker. 1923. 89 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $350
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Ebanosky, Dennis. East Bay. Then and Now. Photo available. San Diego. Thunder Bay Press. 2004. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
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Ebanosky, Dennis. East Bay. Then and Now. Photo available. San Diego. Thunder Bay Press. 2004. 144 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition (number line starts with "2"). Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
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Eberhart, Perry. Treasure Tales of the Rockies. Photo available. Chicago. Sage Books. 1961. 294 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
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