Lot 60: S.F. Manual of Corporation with 2 maps 1852

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-19 15:16:24

Lot 60: (San Francisco) Author: Title: Manual of the Corporation of the City of San Francisco containing A Map of The City; The Declaration of Independence; The Constitution of The United States; The Constitution of The State of California; The Charters of the City; The Revised Ordinances; The General Repealing Ordinances; The Ordinances still in force, and certain laws relating particularly to the City of San Francisco. Published by Authority Place Published: San Francisco Publisher: G.K. Fitch & Co., Printers Date Published: 1852 Description: xlix, xvi, 261 pp. With two folding lithographed maps, of San Francisco and of the northern Peninsula. (8vo) 22.5x14 cm (8?x5?), original sheep, spine lettered in gilt, gilt-lettered morocco label on each cover reading "Ald. James Van Ness, 8th Ward, San Francisco." Spine and edges rubbed, joints cracked or cracking; top corners of 1st 10 leaves darkened from ink or smoke; else very good, the maps fine or nearly so. Provenance: Harrison, San Francisco Book Fair, 2/95. PBA Galleries' Rare Cartography, Exploration & Voyages Thursday, 3rd December 2015 Estimate: $1000-1500
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