Lot 61: Santa Clara County California Vol 1, No 1 1887

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2016-01-13 11:46:08

Lot 61: Author: N/A; Title: Santa Clara County California. Published Quarterly by The Board of Trade of San Jose - Vol. 1, No. 1; Place Published: San Francisco; Publisher: W.B. Bancroft & Company; Date Published: 1887; Description: 96 pp. Folding map frontispiece of Santa Clara County, many woodcut illustrations throughout. 9¾x7¾, original color illustrated lithograph wrappers. Vol. 1, No. 1.A rare work on Santa Clara County. With lovely color illustrated covers designed by Andrew P. Hill, with drawings of Lick Observatory, Memorial Chapel at Stanford, and St. James Park. Published quarterly by the San Jose Board of Trade. Only 3 copies of this work located by OCLC / Worldcat. Condition: A few chips to wrappers, including at spine ends, front wrapper bottom corner torn, but expertly repaired on verso; very good. PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories Thursday, 28th January 2016 Estimate: $200-300
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