Lot 258: Tucson City Directory 1901 inscribed by the publisher

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2016-01-13 11:46:42

Lot 258: Author: N/A; Title: City of Tucson General and Business Directory, 1901; Place Published: [Tucson, AZ]; Publisher: Chas. T. Connell; Date Published: 1901; Description: [iv], xvi, [2], 157, [1], xvii-xxviii pp. Ads at front and rear, printed on pink paper. (8vo) 22.5x15.5 cm (9x6") original cloth-backed gilt-printed boards.Inscribed by the publisher on the front free endpaper to his daughter. "Containing 4000 names of citizens, with their occupations and places of residence; the public officers, secret societies and churches, together with other useful information concerning the city." A rare directory, no copies located in OCLC though it is present as microfilm in several collections. Formerly in the collection of the Sutro Library, San Francisco, with bookplate, label and other markings. Condition: Edges worn; very good. PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories Thursday, 28th January 2016 Estimate: $500-800
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