Lot 255: Author: N/A; Title: The Arizona Directory Co's Phoenix Directory for the Year 1895; Place Published: Phoenix; Publisher: Arizona Directory Co.; Date Published: 1895; Description: 141,  pp. A few illustrations from photographs; several inserted ad leaves. (8vo) 22.5x14.5 cm (8¾x5¾") modern red library cloth."A general directory of the citizens of Phoenix, Arizona. A Complete record of their institutions, societies, churches, corporations, street directory, business directory, etc." The second Phoenix directory from this publisher. "The present volume contains 2116 names (not including the Chinese and many other objectionable classes)". OCLC locates only microfilm copies of this directory. Formerly in the collection of the Sutro Library, San Francisco, with bookplate, label and other markings. Also with several markings of the Wells Fargo Express Co. Condition: Light wear to cloth; some light staining within; last page of directory lacking upper corner with loss to add at head of page; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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