Lot 52: Author: N/A; Title: Mendocino, Cal.; Place Published: Mendocina, Cal.?; Publisher: Medocino Promotion Committe; Date Published: c.1900; Description:  pp. on both sides of single folding sheet with numerous reproductions of photographs (some panoramic covering multiple pages) & 5 pages of text. Folded size 8.5x11.5 cm. (3 ¼x4½"), pictorial wrappers; contents fold out to 8x96 cm. (3x37¾").Scarce promotional brochure for Mendocino on the California coast. "Compliments of F.M. Weber" on rear wrapper. OCLC/WorldCat lists one copy of a slightly different example, 16 pages folding out to 70 cm. (with "Compliments of the Mendocino Bank of Commerce" on rear wrapper) , but none of this larger size. Condition: Near fine.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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