Fine. Size: 8vo 8"-9" tall; Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf-and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Laid in is a promotional brochure from The Book Club of California, noting that this is #129 of the series they publish. 61 pp.
Fine. No Jacket. Quarto, hardcover, fine in gold boards with gold leaf design. No dj. Biography of the first president of the Book Club of California. His two sons (Edward and Henry) would later operate Taylor & Taylor, the distinguised San Francisco printing firm that produced several of the Club's books. Four pages of reproductions, including two photographs. One broadside. Included in the Exhibition of Western Books (Rounce & Coffin Club). Introduction by the author. 57 deckled pages. Publication 120 of Book Club of Calif. Unread copy;
Book: Very Good. 8vo. 60 pp. 6 5/8 x 9 3/4. Mustard color cloth covered boards, stamped in gold on front and spine. No dj. No damage or markings noted. Publication 120 of Book Club of Calif. Unread copy; some pages are untrimmed.
First edition. Limited to 400 copies printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy. , iii, , 63pp. Folded broadside tipped-in, plates from photos. Gold cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. A very fine copy. Original prospectus laid in. A biography of the first president of the Book Club of California, who served as Mayor of San Francisco (1907-1909) as well as having many other acomplishments in medicine, law, politics, and printing.
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