Lot 302: Author: N/A; Title: Worley's Directory of Roswell, New Mexico, 1912; Place Published: Dallas, Texas; Publisher: John F. Worley Directory Co.; Date Published: 1912; Description: 248 pp. Ads on endpapers. (8vo) 23x15 cm (9x6") original blue cloth lettered in silver. "Containing a general directory of the citizens and business firms alphabetically arranged, a classified business directory, a complete street guide and miscellaneous information of value to citizens and strangers." OCLC locates two copies of a 1914 issue but no copies of this 1912 issue. The area served by this directory had a population of approximately 8573 people in 1912. Previously in the collection of the Sutro Library, San Francisco, with stamps, labels, etc. Condition: Cloth lightly worn, spine label; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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