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Sunset. The Pacific Monthly

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California., Woodhead, Field & Company: 1916

Seller ID: 018267

Condition: Fine


Original illustrated wrapper with white, black and red lettering on front cover. 8 1/4 X 12 inches. 100 pages. Articles include "The Californiacs" by Inez Haynes Gillmore, "The Pilgrim of Jackass Bar" by Robert Welles Ritchie, "What Of The Nation" by David Starr Jordan, "The Mystery Oh John Muir's Money" by Arno Dosch, "On The New Rialto" by Charles K. Field, "Must We Clean Up Mexico" by Frederick Reid, "The Pulse Of Th... View more info

The New San Francisco Magazine: Volume 1, Number 1, Salamander Number, May 1906

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Peninsular Publishing Company: 1906

Seller ID: 019230

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's white wrapper with green and brown illustration on front cover. Illustration shows the city of San Francisco in flames by the bay. Special first issue and May Souvenir Number of The New San Francisco Magazine. 9 1/4" x 12." Forty-seven pages, complete. Black and white maps, photographs, and illustrations, complete. Advertisements in the front and back. Some chipping on covers and spine but is lightly worn and clean overall. This speci... View more info

Paul Gregory Presents Herman Wouk's "The Caine Mutiny Courtmartial"; Directed by Dick Powell

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hollywood, CA, Popular Programs: 0

Seller ID: 019356

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper. Front cover features a blue and yellow scene of a Navy vessel at sea and three decorative, circular cutouts that frame photographic portraits of actors Henry Fonda, John Hodiak, and Lloyd Nolan. No date, circa 1954. 9" x 12." Sixteen pages, complete. Black and white reprinted photographs, complete. Pages are undamaged and unmarked. A very clean copy. This program was made for Wouk's play, The Caine Mutiny Court-M... View more info

Sutter County and the First National Bank of Yuba City, 1873-1926

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019380

Condition: Near Fine


Original publisher's gray wrapper. No date, circa 1926. 6 1/2" x 10." Fourteen pages, complete. Red and white illustrations, complete. Beautiful book with gray sewn binding. Pages are very clean and printed on Old Stratford paper. Former ownership inscription on a front flyleaf by collector A. T. Leonard dated 1926. This book is a brief history of the Farmers Cooperative Union of Sutter County and how it eventually formed into two banks, The First Nationa... View more info

The Curtiss Standard Model OX Aeronautical Motor Hand Book

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Corporation: 1918

Seller ID: 019424

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's blue cloth binding. 5 1/8" x 7 3/4." Forty-four pages, complete. Black and white illustrations and photographs, complete. This is a manual for the Curtiss Model OX motor. Complete with beautiful photographs, diagrams, and illustrations. A very clean copy. View more info

101 Economies for the Motorist: with a Special Tractor Section of Interest to the Farmer

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Tide Water Oil Sales Corporation: 1924

Seller ID: 019426

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's black, white, and orange wrapper. 5 1/8" x 7 1/4." Ninety-three pages, complete. Pages are clean. Binding is tight. This book has 101 "economies" or tips for vehicle maintenance and repair. View more info

Printed Legal Brief. "The State of California vs. Fred Bose." (Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a Child Under the Age of Fourteen.) Petition for a Hearing of the Case in the Supreme Court. Sacramento, 1915.

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, 1915

Seller ID: 019427

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's gray wrapper. December 1915. 7" x 10." Thirty-four pages, complete. A clean copy. The petition, jointly submitted by the state and the attorney for Fred Bose, describes Bose's conviction of child molestation in a Sacramento County court, his sentence to ten years in a Folsom prison, and his request for a new trial denied by the Third District Court of Appeals. The petition asks for a new trial before the Supreme Court. The alleged inci... View more info

Printed Legal Brief. "The State of California vs. Thomas L. Knight." (Lewd and Lascicious Acts Committed upon a Child Under the Age of Fourteen Years.) Respondent's Brief. San Francisco, 1923.

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, 1923

Seller ID: 019428

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's gray wrapper. March 1923. 7" x 10." Sixteen pages, complete. A clean copy. This brief filed by the State Attorney General in the District Court of Appeal describes Thomas L. Knight's conviction for child molestation in San Francisco Superior Court and argues against his appeal. Knight, age 57, had been convicted of molesting a nine-year-old neighborhood girl in his basement on 20th Street in San Francisco. This molestation is briefly d... View more info

Hotel El Rancho: Welcome Visitors

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 0

Seller ID: 019439

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Black, white, and orange brochure welcoming visitors to Hotel El Rancho in New Mexico. Black and white photographs and illustrations. No date, circa 1935. 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" folded; 12" x 14" unfolded. A very clean copy. Front of the brochure reads: "Hotel El Rancho: Welcome Visitors; Individual Architectural Character ... Typical Ranch House Furnishings; Located in the Center of Unspoiled Cowboy & Indian Country; Dedicated to the Charm of Yesterday... View more info

Pages from the Forty-two Line Gutenberg Bible Printed in Miniscule Facsimile

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, A. R. Tommasini: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019452

Condition: Collectible-Fine


No. 805 of 900 copies. No. 22 in A. R. Tommasini's Christmas Keepsakes series. Original publisher's blue binding. 3 5/8" x 5 1/4." Thirty-four pages, complete. Twenty-five plates, complete. Original white card laid-in: "This little book, number twenty-two in a series of Christmas Keepsakes, comes to you with Holiday Greetings from A. R 'Tommy' Tommasini." Colophon in back with information on printing details and edition number. Blue and white illu... View more info

Joseph Conrad--and His Work (Advertising Brochure)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Current Opinion: 0

Seller ID: 019603

Condition: Very Good


Advertising brochure for Joseph Conrad. No date, circa 1920s. 3 1/2" x 8 1/4" folded; 10 1/2" x 16 1/2" unfolded. Four pages, complete. Pages are clean. Very minor splitting at front folds in center. This brochure folds out like a newspaper. On the first page is a biography of Joseph Conrad. The inner and last pages advertise "The Canterbury Edition" which is listed as the first complete set of Conrad's works in twenty-four volumes. Josep... View more info

The Philatelic Californian, Vol. III, No. 11: Wells Fargo/Pony Express Edition

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: San Francisco, California Philatelic Press Club: 1897

Seller ID: 019634

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's beige wrapper. 6" x 9." Fourteen pages, complete (page numbers listed as 143-156). Ten additional pages of advertisements in front and back for stamps and stamp-related goods and services. Pages and covers are clean. Main text in this monthly publication includes the following articles: "A Sketch of the Pony Express," "Reminiscences of the Pony Express Service" compiled by Cap. Jas. Otey Bradford, "The Stamps of the P... View more info

The House of Stokes, 1881-1926: A Record; Together with Some Letters from Authors on the Forty-fifth Anniversary of the Establishment of the Publishing House of Frederick A. Stokes Company

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019679

Condition: Near Fine


Original publisher's brown cloth binding. 5 1/4" x 7 3/4." Eighty-nine pages, complete. Paper title labels on front cover and spine. Pages and covers are very clean. Binding is tight. A book commemorating the 45th Anniversary of the Frederick A. Stokes Company. It includes a history of the publishing company and reprinted letters written by authors addressed to or concerning Mr. Stokes on the 45th Anniversary of 1926. View more info

U.S. Land Grant (Manuscript Document) - Washington, 1893

By: N/A

Price: $37.50

Publisher: 1893

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019687

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Beige manuscript document signed by the recorder of the General Land Office. Not signed by President Benjamin Harrison. A grant of the "East half of the South West quarter of Section Ten, in Township sixteen North of Range five West of Willamette Meridian, in Washington, containing eighty acres" is made to Hiram F. Martin. 16" x 10." Notation on back of the certificate shows the document has been filed and recorded with the county in 1893. Red seal i... View more info

Directory of Secret and Fraternal Societies, Pacific County, 1910; List of Officers for Ensuing Term; Time and Place of Meeting

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: South Bend, WA, A. E. VanDuzen: 1910

Seller ID: 019732

Condition: Near Fine


Original publisher's gray wrapper. 3 1/4" x 5 3/4." Forty-four pages, complete. Many small advertisements for various services and business are included throughout the pamphlet. A few blank "Memoranda" pages for notes. Very light foxing on back cover and a few pages in the back. Pages and covers are otherwise very clean and intact. A directory of secret organizations in Pacific County, Washington. The following are some examples of the listed soci... View more info

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine. Vol. XXVIII, August 1937, No. 12.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, Needlecraft Publishing Company: 1937

Seller ID: 019799

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with an illustration by H. Hoecker of two children and a goat with a wagon on the front cover. 10 1/2" x 13 1/4." Twenty-six pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements through magazine, complete. Inside of front cover has a comic-strip-style advertisement for Listerine toothpaste. On inside of back cover is a multicolored advertisement for a thirty-two-piece set of hand-painted dishware, a... View more info

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine. Vol. XXVI, October 1934, No. 2.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, Needlecraft Publishing Company: 1934

Seller ID: 019800

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with an illustration showing an embroidered scene of a person riding a deer through a forest and three birds flying overhead. 10 1/2" x 13 1/4." Twenty-six pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Inside of front cover has a multicolored advertisement for molasses, butter, and chocolate cookies. On inside of back cover is a multicolored advertisement for a ... View more info

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine. Vol. XXVI, May 1935, No. 9.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, Needlecraft Publishing Company: 1935

Seller ID: 019801

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with an illustration by Ralph Pallen Coleman of a girl knitting in a garden with her mother nearby. 10 1/2" x 13 1/4." Twenty-six pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Inside of front cover has a black and white advertisement for Listerine toothpaste. On inside of back cover is a multicolored advertisement for twelve rose varieties, and on the back cover... View more info

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine. Vol. XXV, February 1934, No. 6.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, Needlecraft Publishing Company: 1934

Seller ID: 019805

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with a reprinted photograph of Bulgarian embroidery. 10 1/4" x 13 1/4." Thirty-four pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Inside of front cover has a black and white advertisement for Listerine. On inside of back cover is a multicolored advertisement for Burpee's Giant Zinnias, and on the back cover is a multicolored ad for the Olson Rug Company. Pages ... View more info

Home Arts Needlecraft Magazine. Vol. XXV, January 1934, No. 5.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Augusta, ME, Needlecraft Publishing Company: 1934

Seller ID: 019806

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with an illustration by Maud Tousey Fangel of a resting child. 10 1/2" x 13 1/4." Twenty-six pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Inside of front cover has a black and white advertisement for Royal Baking Powder. On inside of back cover is a black and white advertisement for models using cross-stitch (e.g., pillows, tablecloth, napkins and scarves), and... View more info