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Blood and Blisters, Overland Travails, Bad Guys,
Indian Wars, Cowboys, the Fur Trade & Gold Rushes


Nadeau, Remi. California. Signed by the author. The New Society. Photo available. New York. David McKay. 1963. 304 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207880 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. California. The New Society. Signed by the author. Photo available. New York. David McKay. 1963. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163234 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. Fort Laramie and the Sioux. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly rolled). $20
211685 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of California (Gold Rush). Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1965. 278 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
132634 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of California (Gold Rush). Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1965. 278 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
178840 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of California (Gold Rush). Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1965. 278 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198187 - Purchase

Nadeau, Remi. Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of California (Gold Rush). Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1965. 278 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
212068 - Purchase

Nagel, Gunther. Iron Will. In shrink wrap. The Life and Letters of Jane Stanford. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford Alumni Assn. 1985. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. New in shrink wrap. $40
210075 - Purchase

Nagel, Gunther. Iron Will. The Life and Letters of Jane Stanford. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford Alumni Assn. 1985. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (mylar). $25
196031 - Purchase

Nahmias, Rick. The Migrant Project. Contemporary California Farm Workers. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 2008. 140 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
208893 - Purchase

Nahohai, Milford & Elisa Phelps. Dialogues with Zuni Potters. Photo available. Zuni. A;Shiwi Publishing. 1995. 100 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
197243 - Purchase

Nareau, Bob. The "Real" Bob Steele and A Man Called "Brad" (A Biography of a Family Friends and Associates). Photo available. Mesa. Da 'Kine Publishing. 1991. 156 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212246 - Purchase

Narell, Irena. Our City. The Jews of San Francisco. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North. 1981. 424 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209508 - Purchase

Nasaw, David. Andrew Carnegie. Photo available. New York. Penguin Press. 2006. 878 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
212898 - Purchase

Nash, Glen. Making a Living, Making a Life in Humboldt County. Photo available. Eureka. Self published. 1996. 198 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
199352 - Purchase

Nash, Glen. Making a Living, Making a Life in Humboldt County. A Collection of Reminiscenses by Gldn Nash, the North Coasts' Best-Known Blue-Collar Historian. Photo available. Eureka. Self published. 1996. 198 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
201734 - Purchase

Nash, Jay Robert. Encyclopedia of Western Lawmen & Outlaws. Photo available. New York. Paragon HOuse. 1992. 571 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light soiling to edges, names inked out on end papers) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
199485 - Purchase

Nasitir, A.P. (ed.). A French Journalist in the California Gold Rush. Signed by the editor. The Letters of Etienne Derbec. Photo available. Georgetown. The Talisman Press. 1964. 258 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 75 copies, number 14. Signed by A.P. Nasitir. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $95
205713 - Purchase

Nathan, M.C. Franks of Western Expresses. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Collectors Club of Chicago. 1973. 281 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To: Frank & Estelle Cahenazzi? with best wishes Mel C. Nathan 7/31/73". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206538 - Purchase

Nathan, M.C. & W.S Boggs. The Pony Express. Photo available. New York. The Collector's Club. 1962. 105 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206866 - Purchase

Nathan, Paul D. (trans.). The San Saba Papers. A Documentary Account of the Founding and Destruction of San Saba Mission. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell - Books. 1959. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Map in rear sleeve. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $35
206864 - Purchase

Navarro, Ramon Gil. The Gold Rush Diary of Ramon Gil Navarro. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Oklahoma Press. 2000. 305 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208258 - Purchase

Naylor, Maria (ed). Authentic Indian Designs. 2500 Illustrations from Reports of the Bureau of American Ethnology. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1975. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
176792 - Purchase

Neal, Thomas A. Farewell My Book. Los Angeles Miscellany 14. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1983. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Insert in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206806 - Purchase

Neasham, Aubry. Old Sacramento. A Reference Point in Time. Sacramento. Sacramento Historic Landmarks Commission. 1965. 24 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
125935 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. In dust jacket. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
212476 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. Inscribed by the author. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "For Chris in memory of an evening with the Pioneers. V. Aubrey Neasham 2-21-80" & Jim Henley (Sacramento historian) "Chris you associate with wild Company Jim Henley 2/21/80". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small name inked out on end paper). $75
189315 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small name inked out on end paper). $50
186502 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $40
189002 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
200922 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey (ed). The City of the Plain. Sacramento in the Nineteenth Century (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. The Sacramento Pioneer Foundation. 1969. 230 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210155 - Purchase

Neasham, V. Aubrey. Wild Legacy California Hunting and Fishing Tales. Inscribed by the author. A Combination of the Best Stories by California Authors Covering More Than One Hundred and Fifty Years From the Spanish and Mexican Days to the Present. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North Books. 1973. 178 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Bill Vela, who came from Sacramento to enjoy the ? country. V. Aubrey Neasham". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (ink marks on end paper) in lightly rubbed dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196029 - Purchase

Neely, Cynthia Wadsworth. Georgetown Landmarks. History - Architecture. Photo available. Georgetown. Georgetown Society. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211371 - Purchase

Neider, Charles (ed). The Great West. A Treasury of Firsthand Accounts. Photo available. New York. Da Capo Press. 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189049 - Purchase

Neihardt, John. The Splendid Wayfaring. The Story of the Exploits and Adventures of Jedediah Smith and His Comrades, the Ashley-Henry Men, Discoverers and Explorers of the Great Central Route from the Missouri to the Pacific Ocean. 1822-1831. Photo available. New York. Macmillan. 1920. 296 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207296 - Purchase

Neihardt, John. The Splendid Wayfaring. The Story of the Exploits and Adventures of Jedediah Smith and His Comrades, the Ashley-Henry Men, Discoverers and Explorers of the Great Central Route from the Missouri to the Pacific Ocean. 1822-1831. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1970. 290 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211619 - Purchase

Nelson, Bruce. Land of the Dacotahs. Photo available. Minneapolis. University of Minnesota Press. 1946. 354 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189603 - Purchase

Nelson, Earl M. (ed). Pioneer History of North Lincoln County, Oregon. Vol. I. Photo available. McMinnville. The Telephone Register Publishing Co. 1951. 170 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
211761 - Purchase

Nelson, JIm. Marble & Redstone. A Quick History. Photo available. Fort Collins. FirstLight. 1998. 138 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
211701 - Purchase

Nelson, John Young. Fifty Years on the Trail The Adventures of John Young Nelson. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1963. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209190 - Purchase

Nelson, Kevin. The Golden Game. The Story of California Baseball. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society Press. 2004. 380 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199177 - Purchase

Nelson, Kjerstie. Marriage and Divorce Practices in Native California. Photo available. Berkeley. Archaeological Research Facility. 1975. 47 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (edges of covers sunned). $30
207634 - Purchase

Nelson, Maidee Thomas. California Land of Promise. An Informal History of California from Discovery to Statehood, 1542 to 1850. Including the Exciting Days of The Gold Rush of '49. Caldwell. The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1962. 421 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
100128 - Purchase

Nelson, Maidee Thomas. California Land of Promise. An Informal History of California from Discovery to Statehood, 1542 to 1850. Including the Exciting Days of The Gold Rush of '49. Photo available. Caldwell. The Caxton Printers, Ltd. 1962. 421 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
160278 - Purchase

Nelson, William Hamilton. Alluring Arizona. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1938. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
161961 - Purchase

Nequatewa, Edmund. Truth of a Hopi. Stories Relating to the Origin, Myths and Clan Histories of the Hopi. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1973. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light smudge on front panel). $20
172698 - Purchase

Nester, William R. The Arikara War. The First Plains Indian War, 1823. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Publishing. 2001. 257 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
214593 - Purchase

Nettleton, Helen. Interesting Buildings in Silver City, Idaho. Photo available. Homedale. Self published. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211710 - Purchase

Neuenburg, Evelyn. California Lure... The Golden State in Pictures. Pasadena. California Lure Publishers. 1946. 311 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
101140 - Purchase

Neuerburg, Dr. Norman. Henry Chapman Ford. Painter of Early California. Photo available. Ventura. Ventura County Historic Society. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210068 - Purchase

Neuerburg, Norman. Agustin V. Zamorano. Architect. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1988. 23 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in plate on end paper. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207156 - Purchase

Neuerburg, Norman. Agustin V. Zamorano. Architect. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1988. 23 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in plate on end paper. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208029 - Purchase

Neufeld, David. Chilkoot Trail. Signed by the author. Heritage Route to the Klondike. Photo available. Whitehorse. Lost Moose. 1996. 182 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the Author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
194337 - Purchase

Nevins, Allan. Fremont. Pathfinder of the West. Photo available. New York. Longmans, Green and Co. 1955. 689 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209887 - Purchase

Newark, Peter. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Old West. Photo available. New York. Gallery Books. 1980. 320 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (small owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
188423 - Purchase

Newcomb, W.W. The Indians of Texas. From Prehistoric to Modern Times. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
214678 - Purchase

Newell, Gordon. Pacific Coastal Liners. All the Color and Stark Drama of the Ships That Steamed Offshore From Baja California to Nome. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. 1959. 192 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208962 - Purchase

Newell, Gordon. Pacific Lumber Ships. Photo available. Seattle. Superior Publishing. 1960. 192 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208961 - Purchase

Newell, Gordon. Pacific Steamboats. From Sidewheeler to Motor Ferry. A Vivid History of the West Coast's Boats and Boatsmen. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1958. 202 pps. 4to. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
211396 - Purchase

Newell, Olive. Tail of the Elephant. The Emigrant Experience on the Truckee Route of the California Trail. 1844-1852. Photo available. Nevada City. Nevada City Historic Society. 1997. 389 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly cocked). $20
211164 - Purchase

Newhall, Beaumont & Diana E. Edkins. William H. Jackson. Fort Worth. Morgan & Morgan. Amon Carter Museum. 1974. 159 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205579 - Purchase

Newhall, Beaumont & Ruth I. Mahood. Photographer of the Southwest. Adam Clark Vroman, 1856-1916. New York. Bonanza Books. 1961. 127 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
106649 - Purchase

Newhall, Beaumont & Ruth I. Mahood. Photographer of the Southwest. Adam Clark Vroman, 1856-1916. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1974. 127 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
131592 - Purchase

Newhall, Beaumont & Ruth I. Mahood. Photographer of the Southwest. Adam Clark Vroman, 1856-1916. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1961. 127 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189627 - Purchase

Newhall, Beaumont & Ruth I. Mahood. Photographer of the Southwest. Adam Clark Vroman, 1856-1916. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1961. 127 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small nick on spine) glassine wrapper. $50
207284 - Purchase

Newhall, Edwin Newhall. Newhall Genealogy. Newhall's copy. Photo available. np. Self published. c. 1915. 112 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Vellum spine over embossed, beveled boards. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated with tipped-in photographs. Newhall book plate. Very rare. Fine copy. $450
207290 - Purchase

Newhall, Ruth Waldo. A California Legend. The Newhall Land and Farming Company. Photo available. Valencia. Self published. 1992. 324 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Family tree in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209605 - Purchase

Newlin, Nancy L. The Gem of Edenvale. The Historic Hayes Mansion of San Jose, California. Photo available. San Jose. Renasci Publications 2005. 114 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202859 - Purchase

Newman, Sandra Corrie. Indian Basket Weaving. How to Weave Pomo, Yurok, Pima and Navajo Baskets. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland. 1974. 91 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218754 - Purchase

Newmark, Leo, M.D. California Family Newmark. An Intimate History. Photo available. Santa Monica. Norton B. Stern. 1970. 110 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208616 - Purchase

Newmark, Marco R. Jottings in Southern California History, Photo available. Los Angles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1955. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip in tipped-in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $35
206274 - Purchase

Newport, Thomas and Ruth Ann (eds). The Lure of the Mark Twain - Bret Harte Counties. Inscribed by the editor. An Official Travelogue of the Mark Twain - Bret Harte Trail. The Places to See, Their History and Their Location. Photo available. Jamestown. Mother Lode Magnet. 1931. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by Ruth Ann Newport. Fine copy. $25
166817 - Purchase

Newton, Janet. Las Positas. The Story of Robert and Josefa Livermore. Signed by the author. Photo available. Livermore. Ralph and Janet Newton. 1969. 195 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
208719 - Purchase

Neyhart, Louise A. Giant of the Yards. Signed by the author. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1952. 218 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209673 - Purchase

Nicholas, Jonathan. On the Oregon Trail. Signed, deluxe, limited edition. Photo available. Portland. Graphic Arts Center. 1992. 144 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Ron Cronin. Signed by 4 contributors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine clam shell case. $125
206162 - Purchase

Nicholls, Maureen. Gold Pan Mining Company and Shops. Signed by the author. Brekenridge, Colorado. Photo available. Breckenridge. Quandary Press 1994. 64 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated binding. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211243 - Purchase

Nichols, Dorothy Young. Views and Vignettes of Virginia City ... in My Day. A Memory Album. Photo available. np. Self published. 1980. 45 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211519 - Purchase

Nichols, Robert S. Southwest City, Missouri, Cemetery and Some Records of the Nichols Brothers Funeral Home. Photo available. Grove. Stauber Books. 1999. 186 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
187192 - Purchase

Nichols, William F. A Father's Story of the Earthquake and Fire in San Francisco. April 18, 19, 20, 1906. Photo available. San Francisco. Foster & Ten Bosch. 1906. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Webster photograph of "The New Fairmount" ruins laid in. Fine copy. $150
210638 - Purchase

Nicholson, Loren. San Luis Obispo County Pathways. A Guide to the Historical Highlights of the County. Photo available. San Luis Obispo. New Paradigm Press. nd. 57 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210672 - Purchase

Nickel, George Wilmarth, Jr. Following the Cattle King. A Lifetime of Agriculture, Water Management, and Water Conservation in California's Central Valley. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2002. 186 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207361 - Purchase

Nicoletta, Julie. Buildings of Nevada. Photo available. Oxford. Oxford University Press. 2000. 312 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209583 - Purchase

Nightengale, Robert. Little Big Horn. 1876. Photo available. Edina. Far West. 1996. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (bottom, front edge lightly discolored) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
202249 - Purchase

Niiya, Brian (ed). Japanese American History. An 1-to-Z Reference from 1868 to the Present. Photo available. New York. Facts on File. 1993. 354 pps. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197203 - Purchase

Nine, Jerry. Cattle Buyers and Cattle Poop. Inscribed by the author. By the Pound or by the Scoop. Photo available. Denver. Rocking Nine Cowboy Company. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Mike Mc. Hope you like it - but you may need a scoop. Thanks Jerry 9 12-10-89. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
187603 - Purchase

Nivens, Don & Steve Crouch. Of Towers and Trees and Towering Men. A Pictorial History of the Christian Communities of the Sonoma Coast. Photo available. np. Ecclesiastical Color Publishers. 1969. 36 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
216517 - Purchase

Nix, Evett Dumas & Gordon Hines. Oklahombres. Particularly the Wilder Ones. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1993. 277 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
204159 - Purchase

Nixon, O.W. Whitman's Ride Through Savage Lands with Sketches of Indian Life. np. Winona Publishing. 1905. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
137961 - Purchase

Nixon, Stuart. Redwood Empire. An Illustrated History of the California Redwood Country. Photo available. New York. Galahad Books. 1966. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
199055 - Purchase

Nixon, Stuart. Redwood Empire. An Illustrated History of the California Redwood Country. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1966. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Good copy. Covers worn. $20
204050 - Purchase

Nixon, Stuart. Redwood Empire. An Illustrated History of the California Redwood Country. Photo available. New York. Galahad Books. 1966. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210983 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant (ed). Living the Ancient Southwest. Photo available. Santa Fe. SAR Press. 2014. 174 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
214676 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant (ed). New Light on Chaco Canyon. Photo available. Santa Fe. School of American Research Press. 1984. 95 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $20
211634 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant (ed). New Light on Chaco Canyon. Photo available. Santa Fe. School of American Research Press. 1984. 95 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213192 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant. Pueblos, Villages, Forts & Trails. A Guide to New Mexico's Past. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1994. 346 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194178 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant. The Mesa Verde World. Explorations in Ancestral Pueblo Archaeology. Photo available. Santa Fe. School of American Research Press. 2006. 182 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
197058 - Purchase

Noble, David Grant. The Mesa Verde World. Explorations in Ancestral Pueblo Archaeology. Photo available. Santa Fe. School of American Research Press. 2006. 182 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
211628 - Purchase

Noel, Thomas & Barbara Norgren. Denver. The City Beautiful and Its Architects, 1893-1941. Photo available. Denver. Historic Denver. 1993. 248 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
209342 - Purchase

Noel, Thomas J. Colorado. 1870-2000. Revisited. In shrink wrap. The History Behind the Images. Photo available. John Fielder. 2001. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in shrinkwrap). $30
211582 - Purchase

Noel, Thomas J. The City and the Saloon: Denver. 1858-1916. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1982. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
179701 - Purchase

Nolan, James, L., Helen K. Copley, Richard F. Pourade (ed). Discovery of the Lost Art Treasures of California's First Mission. Signed by the authors. Photo available. np. Copley Books. 1978. 118 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 291. Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
207437 - Purchase

Norbeck, Edward. Forms of Play of Native North Americans. St. Paul. West. 1979. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
141420 - Purchase

Nordhoff, Charles. California For Travelers and Settlers. Centennial Printing. 1873 - 1973. Photo available. np. Ten Speed Press. 1974. 257 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (spine slightly rolled). $20
211751 - Purchase

Nordhoff, Charles. California: For Health, Pleasure, and Residence. For Travelers and Settlers. Centennial Printing. 1873 - 1973. Photo available. np. Ten Speed Press. 1974. 257 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191602 - Purchase

Nordhoff, Charles. Nordhoff's West Coast. California, Oregon and Hawaii. London. KPI. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
128553 - Purchase

Nordhoff, Charles. Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands. Photo available. np. Ten Speed Press. 1974. 256 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191608 - Purchase

Nordstrom, John. The Immigrant in 1887. Photo available. np. Frank McCaffrey. Dogwood Press. 1950. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Phyllis Heady. Important reference work. 142021 Fine copy. $25
192653 - Purchase

Norris, Frank & Franklin Walker. The Letters of Frank Norris. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. Grabhorn Colt Press. 1956. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
205842 - Purchase

Norris, Frank. McTeague. A Story of San Francisco. Photo available. Gilt decorated hard cover. Doubleday. 1914. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Early reprint. Very scarce edition. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $30
210091 - Purchase

Norris, Thomas W. Letter of Commodore Robert F. Stockton. Dated Philadelphia, April 13th 1848. Photo available. Carmel. Self published. Grabhorn Press. Christmas, 1951. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212167 - Purchase

Norris, Thomas W. M.G. Vallejo's Release from Fort Sutter. August 2nd, 1846. From My Collection I send you This Little Know Page from the History of Early California. Photo available. Livermore. Self published. nd. 2 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Hand-colored engraving of General Vallejo's House, Sonoma - Barracks and Church. With copy of release letter. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212152 - Purchase

Norris, Thomas W. Two Letters of James McHall Jones. Delegate to the California Constitutional Convention. 1849. Photo available. Carmel. Self published. Grabhorn Press. December 25th, 1948. 27 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212165 - Purchase

North, Dick. The Lost Patrol. Signed by the author. Classic Adventure of the Canadian Mounties. Photo available. Anchorage. Alaska Northwest Books. 1990. 139 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203044 - Purchase

Norton, Henry K. The Story of California. From the Earliest Days to the Present. Photo available. Chicago. A.C. McClurg. 1913. 390 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207026 - Purchase

Nott, Robert. Last of The Cowboy Heroes. The Western of Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea, and Audie Murphy. Photo available. Jefferson. McFarland & Co. 2000. 195 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199805 - Purchase

Nottage, James H. El Dorado Paintings of The Golden State. From the California Historic Society. Photo available. Los Angeles. Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Color plates with tissue guards. Important reference work. Complete. Fine in near fine (very light wear along top edge) cover. $50
208908 - Purchase

Nugent, Walter. Into the West. The Story of Its People. Photo available. New York. Vintage. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
186835 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B. (ed). Los Angeles and Its Environs in the Twentieth Century. A Bibliography of a Metropolis. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1973. 501 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207306 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B. (ed). Mission San Fernando Rey De Espana, 1797-1997. A Bicentennial Tribute. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1997. 407 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209599 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B. (ed). The St. Francis Dam Revisited. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1995. 186 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Prospectus laid in. Fine copy. $30
207762 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B. (ed). The Westerners Brand Book. Number 14. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1974. 252 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209762 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. Al Shumate. A Ninetieth Birthday Tribute. Photo available. Los Angeles. Roxburghe Club and the Zamorano Clube. 1994. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Portrait frontis. Bibliography. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207895 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. The Founding Documents of Los Angeles: A Bilingual Edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California & The Zamorano Club of Los Angeles. 2004. 266 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207670 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. The Life of Tom Horn Revisited. Keepsake No. 30. Photo available. Los Angeles. San Marino. The Westerners. 1992. 116 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
209995 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. The Trials of Isaac Graham. Famous California Trails 7. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1967. 129 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 300 copies. Important reference work. VIII "The Last Chapter" laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206434 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. Eduardo Garrigues. Southern California's Spanish Heritage. An Anthology. Inscribed by Garrigues. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historical Society of Southern California. 1992. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Inscribed by Eduado Garrigues (Consul General of Spain). Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $75
197277 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. Eduardo Garrigues. Southern California's Spanish Heritage. An Anthology. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historical Society of Southern California. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1992. 395 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. reserved for the Consulate General of Spain. Signed by Doyce Nunis, Ward Ritchie & Garrigues". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
208306 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr., (ed). Women in the Life of Southern California. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1996. 433 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. Signed by the editors and printer. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
206575 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce B., Jr., (ed). Women in the Life of Southern California. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1996. 433 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. Signed by the editors and printer. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
207291 - Purchase

Nunis, Doyce. Past is Prologue. A Centennial Profile of Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company. Photo available. np. Self published. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1968. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209185 - Purchase

Nyberg, Paul D. (ed). Los Altos: Portrait of a Community. A Century of Photos. Photo available. Los Altos. Select Books. 2000. 94 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
217384 - Purchase

O'Brien, Mary Barmeyer. Toward the Setting Sun. Pioneer Girls Traveling the Overland Trail. Photo available. Helena. Twodot. 1999. 93 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191014 - Purchase

O'Brien, Robert. This Is San Francisco. San Carlos. Nourse Pub. Co. 1948. 351 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $25
139050 - Purchase

O'Brien, Robert. This Is San Francisco. Signed by the author. New York. Whittlesey House. 1948. 351 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by author. Fine copy. $25
139213 - Purchase

O'Donnell, Terence. An Arrow in the Earth. General Joel Palmer and the Indians of Oregon. Photo available. Portland. Oregon Historical Society. 1991. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
176293 - Purchase

O'Meara, Doc. The Guns of the Gunfighters. Lawmen, Outlaws & Hollywood Cowboys. Photo available. Iola. Krause. 2003. 2008 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
200276 - Purchase

O'Meara, James. Broderick and Gwin. The Most Extraordinary Contest for a Seat in the Senate of the United States Ever Known. A Brief History of Early Politics in California. Sketches of Prominent Actors in the Scenes, and an Unbiased Account of the Fatal Duel Between Broderick and Judge Terry, Together with the Death of Senator Broderick. Photo available. San Francisco. Bacon & Company, Printers. 1881. 254 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Professionally rebound in full leather. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $95
208181 - Purchase

O'Neal, Bill. Ghost Towns of the American West. Photo available. Lincolnwood. Publications International. 1995. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
188751 - Purchase

O'Neal, Margaret. California's Mission Heritage. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. San Diego. Self published. 1976. 91 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 162. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206895 - Purchase

O'Neill, Eliabeth Stone. Meadow in the Sky. A History of Yosemite's Tuolumne Meadows Region. Photo available. Fresno. Panorama. 1984. 162 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212718 - Purchase

O'Reilly, Jarrington. Fifty Years on the Trail. A True Story of Western Life. Life Among the Redskins by a Companion of Buffalo Bill. Photo available. London. Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly. 1890. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $75
189757 - Purchase

O'Rourke, Arthur. Title History. County of Alameda. Photo available. Oakland. Oakland Title Insurance. 1948. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207614 - Purchase

O'Shaughnessy, M.M. Hetch Hetchy. Its Origin and History. Limited edition. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1934. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Color frontis. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Signed by the author. Limitation notice tipped-in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $300
209806 - Purchase

Oaks, Dallin H. & Marvin S. Hill. Carthage Conspiracy. The Trial of the Accused Assassins of Joseph Smith. Photo available. Urbana. University of Illinois Press. 1979. 248 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204506 - Purchase

Oberbeck, Grace J. History of La Cresenta - La Canada Valleys. Inscribed by the author. The Story of the Beginnings put into Writing. Photo available. Montrose. The Ledger. 1938. 93 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Large folding map laid in. Inscribed by the author "With all good wishes to Capt. Pann Grace J. Oberbeck". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
212103 - Purchase

Oberg, Kalervo. The Social Economy of the Tlingit Indians. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1973. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (some yellow highlighting) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189694 - Purchase

Och, Joseph, S.J. & Theodore E. Treutlein (trans.). Missionary in Sonora. The Travel Reports of Joseph Och, S.J. 1755-1767. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1965. 196 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208323 - Purchase

Oda, Nancy. Only the Oaks Remain. The Story of Tuna Canyon Detention Station. Photo available. np. National Park Service. 2018. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author to Assembly member Adrin Nazarian. Fine copy. $100
214203 - Purchase

Odell, Rice. The Saving of San Francisco Bay. A Report on Citizen Action and Regional Planning. Photo available. Washington. The Conservation Foundation. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
208637 - Purchase

Officer, James E. Hispanic Arizona, 1536-1856. Photo available. Tucson. The University of Arizona Press. 1987. 463 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (top corner lightly bumped). $20
201285 - Purchase

Ogar, Richard (ed). The Poet's Eye. A Tribute of Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Photo available. Berkeley. The Friends of The Bancroft Library. 1997. 127 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207149 - Purchase

Ogar, Richard (ed). The Poet's Eye. A Tribute to Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Photo available. Berkeley. Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1997. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light marking on front panel). $30
210049 - Purchase

Ogden, Adele & H.E. Bolton. The California Sea Otter Trade. 1784-1848. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1941. 250 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206250 - Purchase

Ogden, Annegret (ed). Frontier Reminiscences of Eveline Brooks Auerbach. Photo available. Berkeley. Friends of Bancroft Library. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1600 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
207189 - Purchase

Ohlson, Jen. Every Town Needs a Trail. Lady Bird Johnson's Quiet Legacy: The City It Shaped and the People It Inspires. Austin. Photo available. Austin. Pathway Productions. 2007. 160 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by W. Russell Ohlson and Brenda Lindfors. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
201660 - Purchase

Ohrlin, Glenn. The Hell-Bound Train. A Cowboy Songbook. Photo available. Urbana. University of Illinois Press. 1989. 291 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
203954 - Purchase

Older, Mrs. Fremont. California Missions and Their Romances. New York. Tudor. 1945. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Foreword by Dr. Herbert Bolton. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182739 - Purchase

Oliphant, J. Orin. On the Cattle Ranges of the Oregon Country. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1968. 372 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $25
179694 - Purchase

Oliver, Harry. Desert Rough Cuts. A Haywire History of The Borego Desert. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1938. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (edge chipping) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207867 - Purchase

Oliver, Herman. Gold and Cattle Country (Oregon). Photo available. Portland. Binford and Mort. 1962. 312 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $20
203685 - Purchase

Olmstead, Duncan H. 70 Years a Checklist. 1914-1983. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1984. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209268 - Purchase

Olmstead, Frederick Law & Wayne Thiebaud. Yosemite and the Mariposa Grove: A Preliminary Report, 1865. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Association. 1993. 33 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Wayne Thiebaud. Limited edition of 450 copies, number 213. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $300
207968 - Purchase

Olmstead, R.R. (ed). Scenes of Wonder & Curiosity from Hutching's California Magazine. 1856- 1861 (Gold Rush). Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1962. 413 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200741 - Purchase

Olmstead, Roger (ed). Neither Separate Nor Equal. Race and Racism in California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1971. 117 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
209167 - Purchase

Olmsted, Frederick Law & Larry McMurtry. A Journey through Texas or, a Saddle-Trip on the Southwestern Frontier. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1978. 516 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
206077 - Purchase

Olmsted, Roger. C.A. Thayer & the Pacific Lumber Schooners. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211796 - Purchase

Olson, Diane & Cory. Black Diamond: Mining the Memories. An Oral History of Life in a Company Town. Photo available. Black Diamond. Black Diamond Historic Society. 2003. 274 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $25
211407 - Purchase

Olson, Gar B. & Julie Bramkamp. A Gentle Reminder. Nevada City, California. Photo available. Vermillion. Broadcaster Press. 1962. 4to. Soft cover. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
199281 - Purchase

Olson, Lee. Marmalade & Whiskey. British Remittance Men in the West. Photo available. Golden. Fulcrum. 1993. 234 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
193395 - Purchase

O'Crouley, Pedro Alonso & Sean Galvin (trans.). A Description of the Kingdom of New Spain. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1972. 148 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Large folding map in rear pocket. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in near fine (very light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208986 - Purchase

Oppel, Frank (compiler). Tales of Alaska and The Yukon. Secaucus. Castle. 1986. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Facsimile reprints of articles from the late 19th, early 20th centuries. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
143548 - Purchase

Orchard, William C. Beads and Beadwork of the American Indians. Photo available. New York. Museum of the American Indian. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189804 - Purchase

Ord, Angustias de la Guerra. Occurrences in Hispanic California. Photo available. Washington. Academy of American Franciscan History 1956. 98 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
208218 - Purchase

Orfalea, Gregory. Journey to the Sun. Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding of California. Photo available. New York. Scribner. 2014. 465 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191368 - Purchase

Oritz, Alfonso. The Tewa World. Space, Time, Being, and Becoming in a Pueblo Society. Photo available. Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1971. 197 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). Ed Ladd signature. $30
188715 - Purchase

Orland, Ted. Man & Yosemite. Inscribed by the author. Photographers View of the Early Years. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Image Continuum Press. nd. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "For Daniel! T Orland".ov Fine copy. $30
192996 - Purchase

Orland, Ted. Man & Yosemite. Photographers View of the Early Years. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Image Continuum Press. nd. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
200501 - Purchase

Ormsby, Waterman. The Butterfield Overland Mail. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding "special instructions". Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
142996 - Purchase

Ortiz, Alfonso. The Tewa World. Space, Time, Being & Becoming in a Pueblo Society. Photo available. Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1974. 197 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198371 - Purchase

Orton, Charles Wesley. Carlsbad. The Village by the Sea. Photo available. Encinitas. Heritage Publishers. 1994. 160 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
200343 - Purchase

Osborn, Ellen. A Lovely & Comfortable Heritage Lost. Inscribed by the author. A Unique History of Early El Dorado County, California. Photo available. np. Pronghorn Press. 2015. 287 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Enjoy! Ellen Osborn". Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
204228 - Purchase

Osborne, Michael. Waterfalls of Yosemite Valley. Granite, Water and Light. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Assn. 1983. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $20
167246 - Purchase

Osbun, Albert G. To California Seas and the South Seas. The Diary of Albert G. Osbun. 1849-1851 (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1966. 233 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206263 - Purchase

Osgood, Ernest Staples. The Day of The Cattleman. Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1968. 280 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
110866 - Purchase

Ostrye, Peter C. Monrovia. Inscribed by the author. Centennial Review. 1886-1986. Photo available. Monrovia. Monrovia Centennial Committee. 1985. 268 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Peter C Ostrye 2-10-86". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
209628 - Purchase

Oswalt, Wendell H. Eskimos and Explorers. Photo available. Novato. Chandeler & Sharp. 1979. 349 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (highlighting on first 8 pages) in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
199869 - Purchase

Ottley, Allan R. Vines, Rails, & Comet Tails. Mother Lode Byways of California History. Photo available. Sacramento. Feathered Serpent Press for the Sacramento Book Collectors Club. Keepsake Number 14. 1977. 25 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Limited edition of 300 copies. Decorative initials. Fine copy. $30
209607 - Purchase

Oudegeest, Bill. Walking Through Donner Summit History. Photo available. Sacramento. The Donner Summit Historic Society. I Street Press. 2015. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
215898 - Purchase

Outland, Charles F. Ho for California. Inscribed by the author. The Faulkner Letters. 1875-1876. Photo available. np. Self published. 1964. 67 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed (upside down, rear end paper) by the author "Compliments of Chas. F. Outland". Fine copy (spine lightly sunned). $125
212208 - Purchase

Overstreet, Robert M. Official Overstreet Identification and Price Guide to Indian Arrowheads. Photo available. New York. House of Collectibles. 2005. 1200 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Ninth edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
215593 - Purchase

Owens, Keneth N. (ed). John Sutter and a Wider West. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1994. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
183458 - Purchase

Owens, Kenneth N. Gold Rush Saints. California Mormons and The Great Rush for Riches. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2005. 397 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199610 - Purchase

Pace, Dick & Sindy Cosens. Golden Gulch. The Story of Montana's Fabulous Alder Gulch. Photo available. Virginia City. Self published. 1962. 106 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light soiling to covers). $20
213380 - Purchase

Packard, Howard. Gold Dredge on The Yankee Fork. Great Falls. Yankee Fork Pub. 1983. 40 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
122069 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. The Journal of Madison Berryman Moorman. 1850-1851. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1948. 150 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
163355 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. The Journal of Madison Berryman Moorman. 1850-1851. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1948. 150 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210210 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. and Margeret E. Schlichtmann. The Big Oak Flat Road. An Account of Freighting from Stockton to Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Oakland. The Holmes Book Company. 1975. 354 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211533 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. and Margeret E. Schlichtmann. The Big Oak Flat Road. An Account of Freighting from Stockton to Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Association. 1959. 356 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in chipped glassine wrapper. $50
217928 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. and Margeret E. Schlichtmann. The Big Oak Flat Road. An Account of Freighting from Stockton to Yosemite Valley. Photo available. Fredericksburg. Awani Press. 1986. 356 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
217929 - Purchase

Paden, Irene D. and Margeret E. Schlichtmann. The Big Oak Flat Road. Inscribed by the authors. An Account of Freighting from Stockton to Yosemite Valley. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1955. 356 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited to 1000 copies. Bibliography. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by both authors "With best wishes Margaret E. Schichtmann Irene D. Paden". Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $150
205799 - Purchase

Paden, Irene. Prairie Schooner Detours. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1949. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163209 - Purchase

Paden, Irene. Prairie Schooner Detours. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1949. 514 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate). $25
218653 - Purchase

Paden, Irene. Prairie Schooner Detours. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1949. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "With my best wishes Irene D. Paden". Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209881 - Purchase

Paden, Irene. The Wake of the Prairie Schooner. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1943. 514 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218728 - Purchase

Paden, Irene. The Wake of the Prairie Schooner. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1943. 514 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "With my best wishes Irene D. Paden. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206663 - Purchase

Page, Henry Markham. Pasadena: Its Early Years. Photo available. Los Angeles. Lorrin L. Morrison. 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $30
183079 - Purchase

Page, Henry Markham. Pasadena: Its Early Years. Photo available. Los Angeles. Lorrin L. Morrison. 1964. 226 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
207343 - Purchase

Page, Jake & David Muench. Sacred Lands of Indian America. Photo available. New York. Harry N. Abrams. 2001. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
176450 - Purchase

Page, Susanne and Jake. Hopi. Photo available. New York. Harry N. Abrams. Inc. 1982. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Beautifully produced book. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
210264 - Purchase

Page, Thomas. The Civilization of the American Indians. New York. Crescent Books. 1979. 174 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
110814 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley (ed). Nevada Towns & Tales. Volume I - North. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1981. 222 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
219091 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley W. A Preliminary Nevada Bibliography. Draft manuscript. Photo available. Las Vegas. Self published. 1974. 4to. Soft cover. Pin binding (pins too short to hold entire book). First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy (needs another method of securing). $125
206831 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley W. Nevada. An Annotated Bibliography. Books & Pamphlets Relating to the History & Development of the Silver State. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1980. 558 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
193367 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley W. Nevada. An Annotated Bibliography. Books & Pamphlets Relating to the History & Development of the Silver State. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1980. 558 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207746 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley W. (ed) et al. Emigrant Shadows. A History and Guide to the California Trail. Photo available. Virginia City. Western Trails Research Assn. 2002. 224 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
214072 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Death Valley Ghost Towns. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1973. 48 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208916 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Death Valley Ghost Towns. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1973. 48 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (name on front cover). $20
211502 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Death Valley Ghost Towns. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1973. 48 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Lillian & George, who enjoy the desert and respect its heritage. Stanley Paher". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208828 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Las Vegas. As it Began - As it Grew. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1971. 184 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
204417 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Las Vegas. As it Began - As it Grew. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Pub. 1971. 184 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "For Joel Roberts - I hope this book brings reading pleasure - Stanley W. Paher". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
195575 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1973. 492 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
198104 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North. 1980. 492 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (name inked out on end paper) in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
200273 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1970. 492 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
217862 - Purchase

Paher, Stanley. Nevada Ghost Towns & Mining Camps. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1984. 492 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "1997 Inscribed for Time and Melodie - Wishing you many safe trips to Nevada's Ghost Towns Stanley Paher". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202424 - Purchase

Paine, Swift. Eilley Orrum. Queen of the Comstock. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1949. 309 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208671 - Purchase

Palm, Carl. This Day in California History. Photo available. Austin. Northcross Books. 2008. 443 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
215913 - Purchase

Palmer, Joel. Journal of Travels. Over the Oregon Trail in 1845. Portland. Oregon Historic Society. 1993. 311 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213285 - Purchase

Palmer, Rosemary Gudmundson. Children's Voices from the Trail. Narratives of The Platte River Road. Photo available. Spokane. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 2002. 336 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207671 - Purchase

Palmer, T.S. (ed). Place Names of the Death Valley Regions in California and Nevada. Over 500 Locations with Description and Origin. Photo available. Morongo Valley. The Sagebrush Press. 1980. 86 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
206821 - Purchase

Palmer, Tim. Yosemite. The Promise of Wildness. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite National Park. 1994. 120 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by William Neill. Fine copy. $30
214157 - Purchase

Palmquest, Peter E. & Gary Kurutz. Redwood and Lumbering in California Forests. With Illustrations. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Yolla Bolly Press. 1983. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine glassine wrapper). $50
207262 - Purchase

Palmquist Peter & Lincoln Kilian. The Photographers of The Humboldt Bay Regions. 1875-1880. Volume 4. Photo available. Arcata. Self published. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $45
211551 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter I. & Gary Kurutz. Redwood and Lumbering in California Forests. With Illustrations. A Reconstruction of the Original Edgar Cherry Edition. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1983. 114 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Fine copy. $75
204062 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter. Carleton E. Watkins. Photographer of the American West. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1983. 234 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
208059 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter. Carleton E. Watkins. Photographs. 1861-1874. Photo available. San Francisco. Fraenkel Gallery. Bedford Arts. 1989. 222 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
206722 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter. Carleton E. Watkins. Photographs. 1861-1874. Photo available. San Francisco. Fraenkel Gallery. Bedford Arts. 1989. 222 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207778 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter. Fine California Views. The Photographs of A.W. Ericson. Photo available. Eureka. Interface. 1975. 111 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209977 - Purchase

Palmquist, Peter. Fine California Views. The Photographs of A.W. Ericson. Photo available. Eureka. Interface. 1975. 111 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
210931 - Purchase

Pamplin, Robert (ed). A Portrait of Oregon. Beaverton. Touchstone Press. 1973. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
101148 - Purchase

Pan, Lynn. Sons of the Yellow Emperor. A History of the Chinese Diaspora. Photo available. New York. Kodansha International. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218480 - Purchase

Papp, Charles S. Owens Valley California. Inscribed by the author. A Land of Many Faces. Photo available. np. Documentary Publications. 2001. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Christine Koima 6-11-02 from Charlie Papp". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203120 - Purchase

Pardee, Governor et al. The Story of The California Disaster. An Authentic Account of the Earthquake of April 18, 1906, and The Great Fire. Photo available. Portland. The Pacific Monthly Publishing Co. 1906. 86 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Professionally rebound in red cloth. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
206876 - Purchase

Pare, Madeline Ferrin. Arizona Pageant. A Short History of the 48th State. Photo available. Phoenix. Arizona Historical Foundation. 1965. 336 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
190711 - Purchase

Parke, Charles Ross, M.D. Dreams to Dust. A Diary of the California Gold Rush, 1849-1850. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. 280 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191345 - Purchase

Parker, Horace. The Historic Valley of Temecula. The Treaty of Temecula. Photo available. Balboa Island. Paisano Press. 1967. 28 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
206430 - Purchase

Parker, J. Carlyle & R. Dean Galloway. An Annotated Bibliography of the History of Del Norte and Humboldt Counties. Photo available. np. Humboldt State College Library. 1960. 89 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
184774 - Purchase

Parker, J. Carlyle (ed). Memorial and Biographical History. Merced, Stanislaus, Calaveras, Tuolumne and Mariposa Counties California. Facsimile Reproduction. Containing a History of This Important Section of the Pacific Coast from the Earliest Period... and Biographical Mention of its Pioneers, and Also of Prominent Citizens of Today. Photo available. Modesto. The Guild McHenry Museum of Art and History. 1980. 408 pps. + index. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
193655 - Purchase

Parker, Marilyn. The Pollock Pines Epic. Photo available. Pollock Pines. Self published. 1995. 81 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
188641 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. France and England in North America. 2 volumes. Photo available. New York. The Library of America. 1983. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprints. Two volumes. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on top bottom edged) copies in fine dust jackets (in mylar). $30
186214 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
182776 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. Photo available. New York. The Heritage Press. 1971. 297 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated by Maynard Dixon. Sandglass laid in. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $25
186874 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. Photo available. New York. Grosset & Dunlap. 1927. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190068 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. Photo available. New York. The Heritage Press. 1971. 297 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated by Maynard Dixon. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $35
210596 - Purchase

Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. The Conspiracy of Pontiac. Photo available. New York. The Library of America. 1991. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
195613 - Purchase

Parks, Annette White. Qh Awala-li. "Water Coming Down Place". A History of Gualala, Mendocino County, California. Photo available. Ukiah198087 A Freshcut Press. 1980. 144 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated by Ann Kelly. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
216461 - Purchase

Parson, Jack. Land and Cattle. Conversations with Joe Pankey, a New Mexico Rancher. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1978. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
180032 - Purchase

Partridge, Elilzabeth & Sally Stein. Quizzical Eye. Signed by Partridge. The Photography of Rondal Partridge. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society Press. Heyday Books. 2003. 143 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed "Rondal Partridge". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $200
206723 - Purchase

Pastore, Ron. Jesse James' Secret. Codes, Cover-Ups & Hidden Treasure. Photo available. Kirkland. Intellect Publishing. 2011. 296 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196167 - Purchase

Patent, Greg. New Cooking from the Old West. Photo available. Berkeley. Ten Speed Press. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (on page lightly wrinkled). $20
172010 - Purchase

Patera, Alan H. El Dorado and Diamond Springs California. Including Weverville, Ringgold, Logtown and Aurum City. Photo available. Lake Grove. Western Places. 2001. 56 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211608 - Purchase

Patera, Alan H. Skidoo! Including Harrisburg and Emigrant Springs. Photo available. Lake Grove. Western Press. 1999. 48 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211640 - Purchase

Paterek, Josephine. Encyclopedia of American Indian Costume. Photo available. Denver. ABC-CLIO. 1994. 516 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
199482 - Purchase

Paterson, T.W. Canadian Battles & Massacres. 300 Years of Warfare and Atrocities on Canadian Soil. Photo available. Langley. Stagecoach Publishing. 1977. 248 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
191863 - Purchase

Patmont, Robert E. The History of Claremont Country Club. Photo available. Oakland. Self published. 1988. 91 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207938 - Purchase

Patrick, Michael. Orphan Trains to Missouri. Photo available. Columbia. University of Missouri Press. 1997. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
172013 - Purchase

Patterson, Edna, Louise Ulph and Victor Goodwin. Nevada's Northeast Frontier. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Sparks. Western Printing & Publishing Co. 1969. 702 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 131. Signed by all three authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (edge chips, sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $200
208139 - Purchase

Patterson, Margot (ed). Early California Trade Cards. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1966. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209249 - Purchase

Patterson, Richard. Historical Atlas of the Outlaw West. Photo available. Boulder. Johnson books. 1985. 232 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200041 - Purchase

Patterson, Scott M. A Sense of Place. California North Coast Ethnographic Photography. Photo available. Mendocino. Grace Hudson Museum. 1989. 61 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
204048 - Purchase

Patterson, Stella Walthall. Dear Mad'm. Adventures of a Woman of Eighty Years Old Finds New Life in the Siskiyou Mountains near Happy Camp, California. Photo available. Happy Camp. Naturegraph. 2010. 261 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $20
215252 - Purchase

Patterson, Tom. A Colony for California; Riverside's First Hundred Years. Photo available. Riverside. Rubidoux Printing Company. 1971. 511 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (spine lightly sunned, minor edge chipping) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207758 - Purchase

Patterson, Tom. A Colony for California; Riverside's First Hundred Years. Photo available. Riverside. Rubidoux Printing Company. 1971. 511 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light spotting to edges) in fine (lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208315 - Purchase

Patterson-Rudolph, Carol. Petroglyphs & Pueblo Myths of the Rio Grande. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Albuquerque. Avanyu Publishing. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Edmund, I enjoyed meeting you, and I houe you enjoy this book. Best wishes. Carol Patterson-Rudolph". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
187883 - Purchase

Patton, Annaleone D. California Mormons by Sail and Trail. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Deseret Book Company. 1961. 197 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207230 - Purchase

Paul, Prince (H.R.H. Duke Paul Wilhelm of Wurttemberg). Early Sacramento. Glimpses of John Augustus Sutter, the Hok Farm and Neighboring Indian Tribes. From the Journals of Prince Paul (gold rush). Photo available. Sacramento. San Francisco. Book Collectors Club of Sacramento. Andrew Hoyem Printer. 1973. 79 pps. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 400 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207454 - Purchase

Paul, Rodman Wilson. Mining Frontiers of the Far West. 1848-1880. Photo available. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1963. 234 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193457 - Purchase

Paul, Rodman. California Gold. The Beginning of Mining in the Far West. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska. 1965. 380 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
189995 - Purchase

Paul, Rodman. The California Gold Discovery. Sources, Documents, Accounts and Memoirs Relating to the Discovery of Gold at Sutters Mill. Photo available. Georgetown. Talisman Press. 1967. 238 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (tape remnants along edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
163265 - Purchase

Paul, Rodman. The Universality of California History. Photo available. np. Self published. 1952. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206926 - Purchase

Paul, Virginia. This Was Cattle Ranching. Yesterday and Today. Photo available. Seattle. Superior. 1973. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear, name on end paper) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
183200 - Purchase

Pauley, Kenneth (ed). Rancho Days in Southern California. Brand Book Twenty. An Anthology with New Perspective. Photo available. Studio City. Westerners. 1997. 384 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207517 - Purchase

Peabody, Alfred & Eagleston, John H. The Early Days and Rapid Growth of California & Account of an Early California Voyage. 2 items bound as on volume. Photo available. Salem. Printed at the Salem Press. 1874. 22 & 10 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $250
206362 - Purchase

Peach, Bill. Bill Peach's Gold. Photo available. Sydney. Macmillan. 1983. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light crease on front panel). $20
187768 - Purchase

Peacock, Christopher M. Rosario Yesterdays. Inscribed by the author. A Pictorial History. Photo available. np. Rosario Productions. 1985. 72 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Enjoy! C Peacock". Fine copy. $30
210980 - Purchase

Peacock, Christopher M. Rosario Yesterdays. Inscribed by the author. A Pictorial History. The Story of Seattle Shipbuilder Robert Moran and his Orcas Island Estate, Rosario. Photo available. Eastsound. Rosario Pub. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Inscribed by the author "Enjoy! Christopher Peacock".Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
204420 - Purchase

Peale, Titian Ramsey & Clifford Merrill Drury. Diary of Titian Ramsay Peale. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1957. 85 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207590 - Purchase

Pearce, T.M. (ed). New Mexico Place Names. A Geographical Dictionary. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1985. 185 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193500 - Purchase

Pearsall, Clarence. The Quest for Qual-A-Wa-Loo [Humboldt Bay]. A Collection of Diaries and Historical Notes Pertaining to the Early Discoveries of the Area Now Known as Humboldt County, California. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 190 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
204026 - Purchase

Pearsall, Clarence. The Quest for Qual-A-Wa-Loo [Humboldt Bay]. A Collection of Diaries and Historical Notes Pertaining to the Early Discoveries of the Area Now Known as Humboldt County, California. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 190 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206546 - Purchase

Pearson, David W. This Was Mining in the West. With Artifacts and Prices. Photo available. Atglen. Schiffer. 1996. 170 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
195442 - Purchase

Pearson, G.C. Overland in 1849. From Missouri to California by the Platte River and The Salt Lake Trail. An Account from the Letters of G.C. Pearson. Photo available. Los Angeles. Privately printed. 1961. 56 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Folding map. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
208590 - Purchase

Pearson, Premi & David R. Stoecklein. Cowgirls. Commemorating the Women of the West. Photo available. Ketchum. Soecklein Publishing. 1999. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
217083 - Purchase

Pease, Christopher. A Guide to Photographs of Narrow Gauge Locomotives & Cars of the Rocky Mountains. Photo available. np. Self published. 1982. 64 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
211355 - Purchase

Peavy, Linda. Frontier Children. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1999. 4to. Hard cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137566 - Purchase

Peavy, Linda. Pioneer Women. The Lives of Women on the Frontier. New York. Smithmark. 1996. 144 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
122463 - Purchase

Peavy, Linda. Pioneer Women. The Lives of Women on the Frontier. New York. Smithmark. 1996. 144 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
140374 - Purchase

Peck, Catherine (ed). QPB Treasure of North American Folktales. New York. Quality Paperback Books. 1998. 381 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
109499 - Purchase

Peck, David J. Or Perish in the Attempt. Inscribed by the author. Wilderness Medicine in the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Photo available. Helena. Farcountry Press. 2002. 152 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Stu, (Happy Father's Day) Enjoy a great Tale of Adventure and Bad medicine! Proceed on! David J Peck 6-11-06". Fine copy. $20
202145 - Purchase

Peixotto, Ernest. By Italian Seas. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners. 1907. 233 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
216277 - Purchase

Peixotto, Ernest. Romantic California. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners. 1905. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate). $40
193679 - Purchase

Pellowski, Veronika. Silver, Lead & Hell. The Story of Sandon. Photo available. Sandon. Prospector's Pick Publishing. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210940 - Purchase

Peltier, Jerome. Journal of Edmund Cavileer Hinde. Photo available. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1983. 83 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
191837 - Purchase

Peltier, Jerome. Manners and Customs of the Coeur d' Alene Indians (With Some Comparative Studies. Photo available. Spokane. Self published. 1975. 84 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
204773 - Purchase

Pelton, Mary Helen. Images of a People. Tlingit Myths and Legends. Photo available. Englewood. Libraries Unlimited. 1992. 170 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (several internal library stamps). $30
210325 - Purchase

Pement, Jack. Oregon Historical Vignettes (signed by the author). Portland. Self published. nd. 104 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Paul Keller. Signed by both the author and illustrator. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
101514 - Purchase

Pence, Mary Lou. The Laramie Story. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. 1968. 44 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "This book is for Gene Dunn - May your contribution continue to be for a progressive and cultural Laramie. With Best personal wishes from the author. Mary Lou Pence". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
206029 - Purchase

Pendley, William Perry. War on the West. Government Tyranny on America's Great Frontier. Washington. Regnery. 1995. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
160029 - Purchase

Penick, James Lal, Jr. The Great Western Land Pirate. John A. Murrell in Legend and History. Photo available. Columbia. University of Missouri Press. 1981. 198 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204107 - Purchase

Peninou, Ernest & Sidney Greenleaf. Winemaking in California. III. The California Wine Association. Photo available. np. The Porpoise Bookshop. 1954. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206686 - Purchase

Peninou, Ernest P. History of The Sonoma Vivicultural District. The Grape Growers, the Wine Makers and the Vineyards. Volume One. History of The Viticultural Districts of California. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Nomis Press. 1998. 456 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Prospectus laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $150
206608 - Purchase

Peninou, Ernest P. Leland Stanford's Great Vina Ranch. 1881-1919. A Research Paper: The History of Senator Leland Stanford's Vina Vineyard and the World's Largest Winery Formerly the Site of Peter Lassen's Bosquejo and Henry Gerke's Ranch. Photo available. San Francisco. Yolo Hills Viticultural Society. 1991. 165 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206973 - Purchase

Pennell, Joseph. San Francisco. The City of the Golden Gate. Photo available. Boston. Le Roy Phillips. nd. Octavo. Hardcover. Self wrapping boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very good copy. Light rubbing to covers. $35
207380 - Purchase

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier. The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1992. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189702 - Purchase

Penney, David W. Native American Art Masterpieces. Photo available. np. Beaux Arts Editions. Hugh Lauter Levin. 1996. 119 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
214709 - Purchase

Pennoyer, Sheldon A. This Was California. Signed, limited edition. A Collection of Woodcuts and Engravings Reminiscent of Historical Events, Human Achievements and Trivialities. From Pioneer Days to the Gay Nineties. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1938. 223 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1250 copies. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $75
209814 - Purchase

Peppard, Arthur L. Tahoe. Waters Run Wild. Inspiring Mystical Revelation of Lake Tahoe. Photo available. Kearney. Self published. 1999. 408 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200972 - Purchase

Pepper, Marin W. Bolinas. A Narrative of the Days of the Dons. Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 1965. 181 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (light stain on front end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208994 - Purchase

Perissinotto, Giorgio (ed). Documenting Everyday Life in Early Spanish California. Inscribed by the publisher. The Santa Barbara Presidio Memorias y Facturas, 1779-1810. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation. 1998. 405 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed "For John Riordan - The Book is no "page turner", but does contain some terrific data. It was a real challenge to design. Bob Clark Arthur H. Clark Co.". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $145
208765 - Purchase

Perissinotto, Giorgio (ed). Documenting Everyday Life in Early Spanish California. The Santa Barbara Presidio Memorias y Facturas, 1779-1810. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation. 1998. 405 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
208277 - Purchase

Perissinotto, Giorgio (ed). Documenting Everyday Life in Early Spanish California. The Santa Barbara Presidio Memorias y Facturas, 1779-1810. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation. 1998. 405 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
210079 - Purchase

Perkins, Charles Elliot, Edward Borein, Owen Wister. The Pinto Horse. Photo available. New York. The Devin-Adair Company. 1960. 76 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203024 - Purchase

Perrigo, Lynn I. The American Southwest. Its Peoples and Cultures. Photo available. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1971. 466 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
194181 - Purchase

Perrigo, Lynn I. The American Southwest. Its Peoples and Cultures. Photo available. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1971. 469 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
196024 - Purchase

Perry, Claire. Pacific Arcadia. Images of California, 1600-1915. Photo available. New York. Oxford University Press. 1999. 242 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206595 - Purchase

Perry, E. Caswell and Shirley Berger. Glendale. A Pictorial History. Signed card, limited edition. Photo available. Norfolk. Donning. nd. 208 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Limited edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 4,000 copies, number 1534. Presentation card signed by both authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
209418 - Purchase

Perry, Frank et al. Lime Kiln Legacies. Signed by the authors. The History of the Lime Industry in Santa Cruz County. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Museum of Art & History. 2007. 254 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by six authors. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
217593 - Purchase

Perry, George Sessions. Texas. A Word in Itself. Photo available. New York. Whittlesey House. 1942. 193 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (end paper corner clipped). $30
218299 - Purchase

Perry, Rod. Trail Breakers. Pioneering Alaska's Iditarod. Volume I. Blazing the Last Great Great Gold Rush Trail in North America. 1840-1930. Photo available. Chugiak. Self published. 2009. 352 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201560 - Purchase

Perry, Rod. TrailBreakers. Inscribed by the author. Pioneering Alaska's Iditarod. Volume. I. Photo available. Chugiak. Trailbreakers. 2013. 520 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. iIllustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Chuck, "Hold tight to the sled!' Rod Perry". Fine copy. $20
214422 - Purchase

Peters, Arthur King. Seven Trails West. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1996. 252 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207929 - Purchase

Peters, Charles. The Autobiography of Charles Peters. The Good Luck Era. Photo available. Sacramento. LaGrave Co. nd. c. 1930s. 236 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
163297 - Purchase

Peters, Nick. 100 Years of Blue & Gold. A Pictorial History of California Football. Photo available. Virginia Beach. JCP. 1982. 203 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210613 - Purchase

Petersen, Edward. Redding. The First Hundred Years. A Centennial History. 1872-1972. Photo available. Redding. Self published. 1972. 56 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194151 - Purchase

Peterson, Geraldine. Santa Rosa's Architectural Heritage. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Sonoma County Historical Society. 1982. 86 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208010 - Purchase

Peterson, Martin Severin. Joaquin Miller. Literary Frontiersman. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1937. 198 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206229 - Purchase

Peterson, Richard. Bonanza Rich. Lifestyles of the Western Mining Entrepreneurs. Photo available. Moscow. University of Idaho Press. 1991. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
166887 - Purchase

Pethick, Derek. Men of British Columbia. Saanichton. Hancock House. 1975. 223 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
101528 - Purchase

Pettitt, George A. Berkeley: The Town and Gown of It. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1973. 208 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208743 - Purchase

Pfueger, Milton T. Time and Tim Remembered. A Tradition of Bay Area Architecture. Pflueger Architects, Timothy, Milton and John. The First Seventy-Five Years. 1908 to 1983. Photo available. San Francisco. Pfueger Architects. 1985. 150 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207709 - Purchase

Phelan, Richard. Texas Wild. The Land, Plants, and Animals of the Lone Star State. Photo available. np. Excalibur. 1976. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Jim Bones. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light wear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
176156 - Purchase

Phelps, Captain William Dane. Fremont's Private Navy. The 1846 Journal of Captain William Dane Phelps. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1987. 709 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210579 - Purchase

Philbrick, Nathaniel. The Last Stand. Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of Little Big Horn. Photo available. New York. Viking Press. 2010. 466 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191572 - Purchase

Phillilps, James W. Alaska-Yukon Place Names. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1973. 149 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193420 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine Coffin. Cornelius Cole. California Pioneer and United States Senator. A Study in Personality and Achievements Bearing Upon the Growth of a Commonwealth (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1929. 379 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs. Bibliography. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
205757 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine Coffin. Jessie Benton Fremont. A Woman Who Made History. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1995. 361 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
196827 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine Coffin. Through the Golden Gate. San Francisco, 1769-1937. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Suttonhouse. 1938. 219 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light wear on top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208594 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine. Coulterville Chronicle. The Annals of a Mother Lode Mining Town (Gold Rush). Photo available. Fresno [San Francisco]. Valley Pub. [Grabhorn Press]. 1978 (1942). 275 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $30
164681 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine. Coulterville Chronicle. The Annals of a Mother Lode Mining Town (Gold Rush). Photo available. Fresno [San Francisco]. Valley Pub. [Grabhorn Press]. 1978 (1942). 275 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
186027 - Purchase

Phillips, Catherine. Coulterville Chronicle. The Annals of a Mother Lode Mining Town (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. Grabhorn Press. 1942. 275 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
208832 - Purchase

Phillips, David R. The West. An American Experience. Photo available. Chicago. Self published. 1973. 232 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
206008 - Purchase

Phillips, Irene. Development of the Mission Olive Industry and Other South Bay Stories. Photo available. National City. South Bay Press. 1960. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Braided cord tie. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212114 - Purchase

Phillips, Paul Chrisler. The Fur Trade. 2 vols. in slip case. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies in fine slip case. $125
206196 - Purchase

Phillips, Sandra S. et al. Crossing the Frontier. Photographs of the Developing West, 1849 to the Present. Photo available. San Francisco. San Francisco Museum of Modern Books. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small closed tear on edge). $25
191234 - Purchase

Phillips, W.S. Indian Campfire Tales. Legends About the Ways of Animals and Men. Photo available. New York. Platt & Munk. 1963. 60 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
219007 - Purchase

Piatt, Michael H. Bodie. "The Mines Are Looking Well... ". Signed by the author. The History of the Bodie Mining District, Mono County, California. Photo available. El Sobrante. North Bay Books. 2003. 288 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
207093 - Purchase

Pickelhaupt, Bill & Judith Robinson (ed). Shanghaied in San Francisco. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Flyblister press. 1986. 254 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208200 - Purchase

Pickerell, Albert G. The University of California. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1968. 326 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209946 - Purchase

Pierce, E.D. The Pierce Chronicle. Personal Reminiscences of E.D. Pierce. Photo available. Moscow. Idaho Research. 1975. 128 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Limited edition, number 1628 of 3000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine condition. $45
208135 - Purchase

Pierce, E.D. The Pierce Chronicle. Personal Reminiscences of E.D. Pierce. Photo available. Moscow. Idaho Research. 1975. 128 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Limited edition of 3000 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine condition. $40
210660 - Purchase

Pierce, Marjorie. East of the Gabilans. The Ranches, the Towns, the People - Yesterday and Today. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager Press. 1977. 194 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Forward and cover art by Barnaby Conrad Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper) in edge worn dust jacket (in mylar). $35
203730 - Purchase

Pike, Donald. Anasazi. Ancient People of the Rock. Palo Alto. American West Pub. 1986. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Photographs by David Muench. Fine copy. $20
144507 - Purchase

Pineda, Manuel & E. Caswell Perry. Pasadena Area History. Photo available. Pasadena. Historical Publishing Company. 1972. 358 pps. + bibliography, index. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. Gold medallion, embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. "From the library of Mr. & Mrs. Hancock Banning Jr. Recorded No. 41". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $125
208161 - Purchase

Pinheiro, Aileen F. (compiler) & Lena Taylor. The Heritage of Baldwin Park. Photo available. Baldwin Park. Baldwin Park Historic Society. 1981. 372 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
209662 - Purchase

Pinheiro, Aileen F. (compiler) & Lena Taylor. The Heritage of Baldwin Park. Signed by the author. Photo available. Baldwin Park. Baldwin Park Historic Society. 1981. 372 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206573 - Purchase

Pinkerton, Allan. Thirty Years a Detective. Crims, Crminals and the Pinkertons. Photo available. Warwick. 1500 Books. 2007. 485 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
205953 - Purchase

Pinkerton, Elizabeth. History Happened Here. Book 2 - Fields, Farms, Schools. Stories of Elk Grove, Sloughhouse, Sheldon, Franklin, Florin, Wilton, Laguna Creek. And Other Places in South Sacramento County, California. Photo available. Elk Grove. Laguna. 2002. 437 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
192825 - Purchase

Pinkerton, Elizabeth. History Happened Here. Inscribed by the author. Book 1: River - Oaks - Gold. Stories of Elk Grove, Sloughhouse, Sheldon, Franklin, Florin, Wilton, Laguna Creek and Other Places in South Sacramento County, California. Photo available. Elk Grove. Laguna. 2000. 362 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Best wishes Elizabeth Pinkerton". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
214546 - Purchase

Pinkerton, Scott & Leroy Radanovich. Maripose County Courthouse. Signed, limited edition "Shrine to Justice". A History. Photo available. Mariposa. Mariposa Heritage Press. 1989. 92 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 658. Signed by the author and photographer. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208118 - Purchase

Pinkerton, Scott. Mariposa County Courthouse "Shrine to Justice". A History. Mariposa. Mariposa Heritage Press. 1989. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
165750 - Purchase

Pinney, Thomas. John Ignatius Bleasdale: A Friend of Wine in New Worlds. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2006. 67 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206275 - Purchase

Pirtle, Caleb. XIT. Being a New and Original Exploration, In Art and Words, Into the Life and Times of the American Cowboy. Photo available. Birmingham. Oxmoor House. 1975. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $45
188546 - Purchase

Pirtle, Caleb. XIT. Limited edition. Signed by the Author. Being a New and Original Exploration, In Art and Words, Into the Life and Times of the American Cowboy. Photo available. Birmingham. Oxmoor House. 1975. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Half leather. Stated first edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Limited edition (number 10470 of 50,000 copies). Signed bookplate. Fine copy (light remnants of jacket on spine) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
212508 - Purchase

Pirtle, Caleb. XIT. Signed by the Author. Being a New and Original Exploration, In Art and Words, Into the Life and Times of the American Cowboy. Photo available. Birmingham. Oxmoor House. 1975. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Limited edition (number 5985 of 50,000 copies). Signed bookplate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
138214 - Purchase

Pitt, Leonard. California Controversies. Major issues in the History of the State. New York. Scott, Foresman. 1968. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
132461 - Purchase

Pitt, Leonard. The Decline of the Californios. A Social History of the Spanish-Speaking Californians, 1846-1890. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1968. 324 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209492 - Purchase

Pittman, Ruth. Roadside History of California. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Pub. 1995. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
187538 - Purchase

Pizer, Donald & Hamlin Garland. Hamlin Garland's Diaries. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1968. 281 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
195941 - Purchase

Plain, Nancy. Light on the Prairie. Solomon D. Butcher, Photographer of Nebraska's Pioneer Days. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 2012. 113 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
213717 - Purchase

Plain, Nancy. Light on the Prairie. Solomon D. Butcher, Photographer of Nebraska's Pioneer Days. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 2012. 113l pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
215908 - Purchase

Platt, P.L. and N. Slater, A.M. Travelers' Guide Across the Plains Upon the Overland Route to California. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1963. 59 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Facsimiles of original title page and folding map tipped in. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $150
206475 - Purchase

Poague, William Thomas & Monroe F. Cockrell. Gunner With Stonewall. Reminiscences of William Thomas Poague. Photo available. Wilmington. Broadfoot Publishing Co. 1989. 181 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. "The Military Campaigns of Stonewall Jackson" laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
198694 - Purchase

Pogue, Joseph. Turquoise. Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences. Volume XII. Part II. Second Memoir, Third Memoir. Photo available. Glorieta. Rio Grande Press. 1973. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (name on end paper). $35
183672 - Purchase

Pogue, Joseph. Turquoise. Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences. Volume XII. Part II. Second Memoir, Third Memoir. Photo available. Glorieta. Rio Grande Press. 1975. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
187359 - Purchase

Pogue, Joseph. Turquoise. Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences. Volume XII. Part II. Second Memoir, Third Memoir. Photo available. Glorieta. Rio Grande Press. 1975. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
191516 - Purchase

Pointer, Larry. In Search of Butch Cassidy. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1977. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
164910 - Purchase

Pointer, Larry. In Search of Butch Cassidy. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1977. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211578 - Purchase

Polansky, Tom. Advertising Trays. Beer, Whiskey, Soda Water, Political, Change Trays, Vienna Art. Photo available. Loma Linda. Self published. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197921 - Purchase

Poling-Kempes, Lesley. The Harvey Girls. Women Who Opened the West. New York. Marlowe & Co. 1991. 252 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
118813 - Purchase

Poling-Kempes, Lesley. The Harvey Girls. Women Who Opened the West. New York. Marlowe & Co. 1991. 252 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light spine cocking). $20
143905 - Purchase

Poling-Kempes, Lesley. The Harvey Girls. Women Who Opened the West. Photo available. New York. Marlowe & Co. 1989. 252 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213938 - Purchase

Politi, Leo. Bunker Hill. Los Angeles. Inscribed by the author. Reminiscences of Bygone Days. Photo available. Palm Desert. Desert-Southwest, Inc. 1964. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Signed and dated "Leo Politi 1964" with a wonderful painting of flowers. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $225
207781 - Purchase

Politi, Leo. Tales of the Los Angeles Parks. Photo available. Palm Desert. Desert-Southwest, Inc. 1966. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $250
208534 - Purchase

Polk, Willis. A Matter of Taste. Willis Polk's Writings of Architecture in The Wave. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1979. 77 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 450 copies. Photos and line art. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
210553 - Purchase

Pollard, Lancaster. A History of the State of Washington. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1951. 228 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
157353 - Purchase

Pomeroy, Earl. In Search of the Golden West. The Tourist in Western America. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1957. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner names on end paper) copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210586 - Purchase

Pomeroy, Elizabeth. John Muir in Southern California. Photo available. Pasadena. The Castle Press. 1999. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207018 - Purchase

Pomeroy, Elizabeth. Lost and Found. Inscribed by the author. Historic and Natural Landmarks of the San Gabriel Valley. Photo available. Pasadena. Many Moons Press. 2009. 226 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For John Robinson, Sierra Club comrade and my best inspiration in the writing of history Elizabeth Pomeroy September 2008". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210002 - Purchase

Pony Boy, Gawani. Out of the Saddle. Inscribed by the author. Native American Horsemanship. Irvine. Bowtie Press. 1998. 96 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "G Pony Boy 1999". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
201882 - Purchase

Pope, Samuel (ed). Beads: Their Use by Upper Great Lakes Indians. Photo available. Grand Rapids. Grand Rapids Public Museum. 1977. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
189796 - Purchase

Porcher, Bryan J. & Heather Landis. The Tiburon Don & His Aquatic Circus. Inscribed by the author. A Cheeky Children's Book for Adults. Photo available. np. A Carny Candy Productions. 2018. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To: Adee & Marco May your lives be golden & bright! Best Brian J. Porcher". Fine copy. $100
218440 - Purchase

Porter, C. Fayne. Our Indian Heritage. Profiles of 12 Great Leaders. Photo available. Philadelphia. Chilton. 1964. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in edge chipped, worn spot on spine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172708 - Purchase

Porter, Frank W. III., Odie B. Faulk. The Modoc. Photo available. New York. Chelsea House. 1988. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191771 - Purchase

Porter, Joseph C. Paper Medicine Man. John Gregory Bourke and His American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1989. 362 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199827 - Purchase

Potter, Edgar R. "Frosty". Cowboy Slang. Photo available. Phoenix. Golden West. 1994. 126 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211759 - Purchase

Potter, Miles F. Oregon's Golden Years. Bonanza of the West. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1977. 181 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
121540 - Purchase

Potter, Miles F. Oregon's Golden Years. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1982. 181 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "y best regards to Hart W. Corbett Miles F. Potter ? City, Oregon Aug 4th 1983". Fine copy. $20
211299 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard F. The California to Remember. Photo available. np. Copley Books. 1979. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (spine lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
191567 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard F. & Eugene Gilbert. The California to Remember. Photo available. np. Copley Books. 1979. 191 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210127 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard. Anza Conquers the Desert. The Anza Expeditions from Mexico to California and the Founding of San Francisco: 1774 to 1776. Photo available. San Diego. A Copley Book. 1971. 116 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205861 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard. The History of San Diego. The Explorers. Photo available. San Diego. Union-Tribune Pub. Co. 1960. 203 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210148 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard. The Rising Tide. Southern California in the Twenties and Thirties. Volume Six of a Series on the Historic Birthplace of California. The History of San Diego. Photo available. San Diego. Union-Tribune. 1967. 265 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218906 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard. The Silver Dons... The History of San Diego and the Pioneers who Overwhelmed California. Volume Three of a Series on the Historic Birthplace of California. Photo available. San Diego. Union-Tribune. 1963. 288 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210153 - Purchase

Pourade, Richard. Time of the Bells. Story of the Padres, The Daring Fur Ships, The Bold Mountain Men, The Boston Traders, The Dons and Ladies Who Shaped California. Volume Two of a Series on the Historic Birthplace of California. The History of San Diego. Photo available. San Diego. Union-Tribune. 1961. 262 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210154 - Purchase

Powell, Allan Kent (ed). Utah History Encyclopedia. The First Complete History of Utah in Encyclopedic Form - With Entries from Anasazi to ZCMI. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1994. 674 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small chip on bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
196807 - Purchase

Powell, G. Harold & Lawrence Clark Powell. Letters from Orange Empire. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1996. 142 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
207960 - Purchase

Powell, G. Harold & Lawrence Clark Powell. Letters from the Orange Empire. Signed by Lawrence Clark Powell. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1990. 142 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Colored tipped-in frontis. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 signed copies. Signed by Lawrence Clark Powell. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206547 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. Fourth Annual Report of the United States Geological Survey to the Secretary of the Interior. 1882-'83. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1884. 473 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated, brown cloth. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (some wear to edges). $50
215538 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons. New York. Penguin. 1987. 405 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Introduction by Wallace Stegner. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
116210 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons. New York. Dover. 1961. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (light spine sunning). $20
144348 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1961. 405 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
174222 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1961. 405 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
190870 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. Twenty-Eighth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. 1906-1907. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1912. 4to. Gilt decorated, dark green cloth. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with color and black and white plates. Casa Grande, Arizona, Antiquities of Upper Verde River, Algonquian tribes, etc. Fine copy (paper label on spine). $50
189708 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. & James Hammond Trumbull. Natick Dictionary. Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 25. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1903. 4to. Gilt decorated, dark green cloth. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
189782 - Purchase

Powell, J.W. & Stephen Powers. Contributions to North American Ethnology. Volume III. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1877. 634 pps. 4to. Professionally rebound in gilt decorated cloth. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Map in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $300
209826 - Purchase

Powell, John Wesley & Eliot Porter. Down the Colorado. Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon. 1869. Photo available. New York. Promontory. 1970. 168 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Reprint. Photographs by Eliot Porter. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
176532 - Purchase

Powell, John Wesley & Eliot Porter. Down the Colorado. Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon. 1869. Photo available. New York. Arrowood. 1988. 168 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Reprint. Photographs by Eliot Porter. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear) in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
176803 - Purchase

Powell, John Wesley & Eliot Porter. Down the Colorado. Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon. 1869. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton & Co. 1969. 168 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Photographs by Eliot Porter. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
180126 - Purchase

Powell, John Wesley & Eliot Porter. Down the Colorado. Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon. 1869. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. 1969. 168 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with photographs by Eliot Porter. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
202083 - Purchase

Powell, John Wesley & Eliot Porter. Down the Colorado. Diary of the First Trip Through the Grand Canyon. 1869. Photo available. New York. Promontory. 1970. 168 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color by Eliot Porter. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light wear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
204427 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark & Francis P. Farquhar. The Published Writings of Henry R. Wagner. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1955. 30 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Lawrence Clark Powell card laid in. Fine copy. $30
212168 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark & Tom Lea. A Southwestern Century. A Bibliography of One Hundred Books of Non Fiction about the Southwest Chosen and Annotated by Lawrence Clark Powell. Photo available. Van Nuys. J.E. Reynolds. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1958. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 50 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
212207 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Bibliographies of The Golden State. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1967. 30 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $25
208021 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Books in my Baggage. More Delightful Essays on Books... (signed by the author). Photo available. Cleveland. World Pub. 1959. 258 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207257 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Books West Southwest. Essays on Writers, Their Books, and The Land. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie Press. 1957. 157 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206176 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Philosopher Pickett. The Life of the Eccentric Pamphleteer Who Became the West's First Political Reformer. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1942. 178 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. "With the Librarian's Compliments" Lawrence Clark Powell's card on end paper. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207027 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Philosopher Pickett. The Life Story of the Eccentric Pamphleteer who Became the West's First Political Reformer. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1942. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Harry S. Wanzer book plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
163235 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Southwestern Book Trails. A Reader's Guide to the Heartland of New Mexico & Arizona. Albuquerque. Horn & Wallace. 1964. 94 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second printing. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
107139 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. The Alchemy of Books and Other Essays and Addresses on Books & Writers. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. Ward Ritchie. The Zamorano Club. 1954. 263 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Dwight Clarke with affectionate wishes. Larry Powell". Dwight Lancelot Clarke (historian, author) book plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207098 - Purchase

Powell, Lawrence Clark. Voices from the Southwest. A Gathering of Poetry, Essays, and Art in Honor of Lawrence Clark Powell. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1976. 160 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in price clipped, small piece missing bottom rear panel (in mylar). $30
102714 - Purchase

Powers, Laura Bride & Herbert Bolton. Old Monterey. California's Adobe Capital. Photo available. San Francisco. San Carlos Press. 1934. 301 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206649 - Purchase

Powers, Stephen & Robert Heizer. Tribes of California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1984. 480 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194791 - Purchase

Powers, Stephen & Robert Heizer. Tribes of California. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1976. 480 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
205621 - Purchase

Powers, Stephen & Robert Heizer. Tribes of California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1976. 480 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine lightly faded). $20
211675 - Purchase

Powesr, Laura Bride. Historic Tales of The Old Missions for Boys and Girls. Photo available. San Francisco. Walter N. Brunt. 1902. 155 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, library stamp on title page). $30
207640 - Purchase

Powney, Lynn et al. 501. This is a Pair of Jeans... The Official History of the Levi's Brand. Photo available. San Francisco. Levi Strauss & Co. 1995. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206887 - Purchase

Praslow, Dr. J. The State of California. A Medico-Geographical Account. Translated from the German. Photo available. San Francisco. John J. Newbegin. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1939. 87 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
206381 - Purchase

Prendergast, Thomas F. Forgotten Pioneers. Irish Leaders In Early California. Photo available. San Francisco. The Trade Pressroom. 1942. 278 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206491 - Purchase

Prescott, Jerome (ed). The Unspoiled West. The Western Landscape as Seen by Its Greatest Photographers. Photo available. New York. Smithmark. 1994. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by the greats. Ansel Adams, O'Sullivan, William Jackson, John Hillers, et al. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
179520 - Purchase

Prescott, Jerome (ed). The Unspoiled West. The Western Landscape as Seen By Its Greatest Photographers. Photo available. New York. Smithmark. 1994. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition (number line starts with "2"). Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
197604 - Purchase

Presland, Mary. St. Helens. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Chichester. Phillimore & Co. 1995. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198086 - Purchase

Preston, William L. Vanishing Landscapes. Land and Life in the Tulare Lake Basin. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1981. 278 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
200209 - Purchase

Price, Edna Calkins. Burro Bill and Me. Death Valley to Grand Canyon by Burro via Arizona Strip. Photo available. Death Valley. Death Valley Natural History Assn. 1993. 279 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
218211 - Purchase

Price, Richard L. Newport, Oregon. 1866-1936. Portrait of a Coast Resort. Photo available. np. Self published. 1975. 114 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light fading to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
211298 - Purchase

Pride, W.F. The History of Fort Riley. Photo available. np. Self published. 1926. 339 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Large folding maps. 2 maps laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
205209 - Purchase

Priestley, Herbert Ingram. Exposition. Addressed to the Chamber of Deputies of the Congress of the Union by Senor Don Carlos Antonio Carrillo, Deputy for Alta California Concerning the Regulation and Administration of the Pious Fund. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1938. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 650 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205767 - Purchase

Prieto, Guillermo. San Francisco in the Seventies: The City as Viewed by a Mexican Political Exile. Photo available. San Francisco: John Henry Nash. 1938. xxiii [1], 90 [1] pages. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
205840 - Purchase

Prisciantelli, Tom. Spirit of the American Southwest. Geology. Ancient Eras and Prehistoric People. Hiking Through Time. Photo available. Santa Fe. Sunstone Press. 2002. 219 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
214584 - Purchase

Pritchard, Sandra F. Roadside Summit. Part II. The Human Landscape. Photo available. Dillon. Summit Historic Society. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211663 - Purchase

Pritzer, Barry. Ansel Adams. Photo available. North Dighton. World. 1991. Folio. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
172792 - Purchase

Prosor, Larry. Lake Tahoe. A Photo Essay of the Lake Tahoe Region. Truckee. Fine Line. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. In shrink wrap. $20
138614 - Purchase

Pruitt, A. Kelly. I Will Always Come Home. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Presidio. Black Crow. 1997. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed, with drawing, by the author "To my two friends Hart and Mary Joe. Life is like a passing thunder storm, the storm moves on and the Earth is still there in all its Glory. With Love A Kelly Pruett". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
211750 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Classic Tales in California History (inscribed by author). Roseville. Stagecoach. 1999. 190 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
115301 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Cowboys. Signed by the author. The End of the Trail. Photo available. Rosevile. Stagecoach Publishing. 2006. 195 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202286 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Fascinating Women in California History. Signed by the author. Photo available. Roseville. Stagecoach Pub. 2003. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
188117 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Historic California. Signed by the author. Its Colorful Names and How it Got Them. A Photo Album from the Past. Photo available. Roseville. Stagecoach. 2003. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
183393 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Little Known Tales in California History (inscribed by author). Roseville. Stagecoach. 1999. 200 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy. $25
115300 - Purchase

Pryor, Alton. Odd and Unusual Tales From the Old West. (Signed by author). Photo available. Roseville. Stagecoach. 2006. 188 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
191764 - Purchase

Pugsley, William. Bunker Hill. Last of the Lofty Mansions. Photo available. Corona Del Mar. Trans-Anglo Books. 1977. 80 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated with photographs by Roy W. Hankey. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
205765 - Purchase

Purcell, Mae Fisher. History of Contra Costa County. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Berkeley. The Gilick Press. 1940. 742 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Joseph L. DuPlain Mae Fisher Purcell February 20-1941. From Mrs Purcel and Mrs Hart". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
207253 - Purchase

Purdy, Carl. Pomo Indian Baskets and Their Makers. Ukiah. Mendocino County Historical Society. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
185743 - Purchase

Purdy, Helen Throop. Portsmouth Square. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1924. 16 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light sunning to covers). $125
212338 - Purchase

Purdy, Tim I. Eagle Lake. Photo available. Susanville. Lahontan Images. 2003. 184 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202183 - Purchase

Pusateri, Samuel J., Ph.d. Flora of Our Sierran National Parks. Inscribed by the author. Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon (Including Many Valley and Foothill Plants). Photo available. Tulare. Carl and Irving Printers. 1963. 170 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Emmy from Sam J. Pusaterl 7/6/64". Errata slip. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
219056 - Purchase

Putnam, George Palmer. Death Valley Handbook. New York. Duell, Sloan and Pearce. 1947. 84 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $25
100288 - Purchase

Pyper, George D. The Romance of An Old Playhouse (Mormon). Salt Lake City. Deseret. 1937. 406 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (private library pocket and name on end paper.). $35
158973 - Purchase

Qoyawayma, Polingaysi. No Turning Back... Hopi Girls Struggle to Bridge the Gap... Her People and the White Man. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1964. 180 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner inscription) copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
100995 - Purchase

Quam, Alvina (trans). The Zunis. Self-Portrayals. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1972. 245 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
205533 - Purchase

Quiett, Glenn Chesney. They Built the West. An Epic of Rails and Cities. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton-Century Company. 1934. 569 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (name on end paper, light fading to covers). $40
207389 - Purchase

Quimby, Garfield M. History of The Potrero Ranch and It's Neighbors. San Bernardino County Museum Quarterly. Volume XXII, No. 2. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Winter, 1975. 80 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light browning to covers). $25
207140 - Purchase

Quinn, Arthur. Broken Shore: The Marin Peninsula. A Perspective on History. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Peregrine Smith. 1981. 180 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
209554 - Purchase

Quinn, Arthur. Hell with the Fire Out. A History of the Modoc War. Photo available. Boston. Faber and Faber. 1997. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207042 - Purchase

Quinn, Arthur. The Rivals. William Gwin, David Broderick, and The Birth of California. Photo available. New York. Crown. Library of the American West. 1994. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
170013 - Purchase

Quinn, Arthur. The Rivals. William Gwin, David Broderick, and The Birth of California. Photo available. New York. Crown. Library of the American West. 1994. 320 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
208868 - Purchase

Quinn, Charles Russell. The History of Downey. The Life Story of a Pioneer Community, and of the Man who Founded It - California Governor John Gately Downey - From Covered Wagon to the Space Shuttle. Photo available. Downey. Elana Quinn. 1973. 223 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Gilt decorated. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (lightly sunned at edges). $30
208900 - Purchase

R.G. Munn. Antique American Indian Art Auction. Photo available. Pasadena. R.G. Munn. October 28, 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Skip Lots of luck? R G Munn". Est. prices laid in. Fine copy. $30
189972 - Purchase

R.G. Munn. The Third Annual Santa Fe American Art Auction. Photo available. Santa Fe. R.G. Munn. August 14, 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189973 - Purchase

Rabinowitz, Harold. Black Hats and White Hats. Heroes and Villains of the West. New York. MetroBooks. 1996. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
137822 - Purchase

Rabinowitz, Harold. Black Hats and White Hats. Heroes and Villains of the West. Photo available. New York. MetroBooks. 1996. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
194455 - Purchase

Radin, Paul. The Italians of San Francisco. Their Adjustment and Acculturation. Inscribed by the author. 2 vols. Photo available. np. Self published. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Florence Chennick? with my best wishers. Pau. RAdin Sept. 4, 1935". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies. $125
207174 - Purchase

Rafferty, Tod (ed). The Achievers Central California's Engineering Pioneers. Photo available. San Luis Obispo Central Coast History Foundation. nd. 212 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
195298 - Purchase

Raine, William MacLeod. Famous Sheriffs & Western Outlaws. Photo available. New York. New York Home Library. 1929. 294 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, name on end paper)> $20
110857 - Purchase

Raine, William MacLeod. Famous Sheriffs & Western Outlaws. Photo available. Garden City. Garden City Publishing. 1929. 294 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light owner name on front panel, end paper). $20
169624 - Purchase

Rainey, Buck. The Shoot-Em-Ups Ride Again. A Supplement to Shoot-Em-Ups. Photo available. Waynesville. The World of Yesterday. 1990. 309 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
212247 - Purchase

Rambeau, Sheryl. Georgetown and The Divide. Volume II of El Dorado County Historic Places of Interest, Myths, & Legends. Photo available. np. Self published. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
211397 - Purchase

Rambo, Ralph & By a Pioneer Occupant. The Little House. Signed by the author. Outhouses. Photo available. np. Self published. 1969. 16 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
215133 - Purchase

Rambo, Ralph. Pen and Inklings. Inscribed, limited edition. Photo available. San Jose. The San Jose Historical Museum Association. 1984. 192 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Maps in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Your truly Ralph Rambo". Signed book plate laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $350
214742 - Purchase

Rambo, Ralph. Trailing the California Bandit Tiburcio Vasquez. 1835-1875. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. 1968. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Yours truly RR '68" Fine copy. $30
189856 - Purchase

Ramsey, Bruce. Ghost Towns of British Columbia. Photo available. Vancouver. Mitchell Press Limited. 1975. 226 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211688 - Purchase

Ramsey, Merle & Mabel & Warren F. Morgan. This Was... Mission Country. Orange County, California. The "Reflections in Orange" of Merle & Mabel Ramsey. Photo available. Laguna Beach. Self published. 1973. 256 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Orange cloth. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
194490 - Purchase

Ramsey, Merle & Mabel & Warren F. Morgan. This Was... Mission Country. Orange County, California. The "Reflections in Orange" of Merle & Mabel Ramsey. Photo available. Laguna Beach. Self published. 1973. 256 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Orange cloth. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208103 - Purchase

Ramsey, Merle & Mabel. Pioneer Days of Laguna Beach. Inscribed by the authors. Photo available. Laguna Beach. Hastie Printers. 1967. 178 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors "To: Warren Morgan A good friend and advisor. Merle Ramsey Mabel B. Ramsey". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
207963 - Purchase

Randall, Janet. To Save a Tree. The Story of the Coast Redwoods. Photo available. New York. David McKay Co. 1971. 115 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
204057 - Purchase

Rantz, S.E. Snowmelt Hydrology of a Sierra Nevada Stream. Washington. U.S. Government Printing Office. 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
102578 - Purchase

Rarick, Ethan. Desperate Passage. The Donner Party's Perilous Journey West. Photo available. New York. Oxford University Press. 2009. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
186380 - Purchase

Rasmussen, Louis J. San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists. Volume I. Photo available. Colma. San Francisco Historic Record & Genealogy Bulletin. 1965. 273 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206284 - Purchase

Ratcliffe, Sam DeShong (ed). Jerry Bywaters. Interpreter of The Southwest. Photo available. College Station. Texas A&M University Press. 2007. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
184627 - Purchase

Rather, Lois & Cliff. Henry George - Painter to Author. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1978. 75 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in plates. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 126. Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207440 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. Bittersweet. Anbrose Bierce & Women. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1975. 133 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 105. Fine copy. $50
209182 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. Bonanza Theater. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1977. 117 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 49. Fine copy. $50
209179 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. Gertrude Stein and California. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1974. 107 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 130 copies, number 82. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206169 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. J. Ross Browne, Adventurer. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1978. 75 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 54. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
207403 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. Jack London, 1905. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1974. 133 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 5. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206171 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. Lovely Isadora. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1976. 125 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 39. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
209180 - Purchase

Rather, Lois. R.W. Emerson, Tourist. The Story of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Visit to California in 1871. Photo available. Oakland. The Rather Press. 1977. 75 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 54. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207402 - Purchase

Rathmell, George. Realms of Gold. The Colorful Writers of San Francisco. 1850-1950. Photo available. Berkeley. Creative Arts Book Co. 1998. 291 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191902 - Purchase

Rau, Margaret. The Wells Fargo Book of the Gold Rush. Photo available. New York. Atheneum Books. 2001. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with pictures from the Wells Fargo archive. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
191821 - Purchase

Rawitsch, Mark Howland. Journey of the Frolic. The Story of the Story. Photo available. Willits. Mendocino County Museum. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211583 - Purchase

Rawler, Myrtle. Boontling of the Strange Boonville Language. Photo available. Ukiah. Mendocino County Historic Society. 1967. 11 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
211135 - Purchase

Rawls, James. Indians of California. The Changing Image. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1984. 293 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207898 - Purchase

Rawls, Jim & Walt Stewart. Dr. History's Sampler. Inscribed by the authors. More Stories of California's Past. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1994. 115 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "Jim Rawls To George Keep Laughing Walt Stewart". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
209714 - Purchase

Ray, C. Lorin. The Backyard of Nevada. Signed by the author. A Centennial Year Edition. Photo available. Bishop. Self published. 1964. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light sunning to covers, small stain on fore edge). $45
207082 - Purchase

Ray, Dleia. Gold! The Klondike Adventure. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. Lodestar Books. 1989. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
185460 - Purchase

Ray, Dleia. Gold! The Klondike Adventure. Photo available. New York. E.P. Dutton. Lodestar Books. 1989. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192643 - Purchase

Ray, Milton S. The Farallones. 2 volumes, slip case. Inscribed by the author. The Painted World and Other Poems of California. With Fifty-Three Illustrations and with a Supplementary History and Description of the Farallones, Including Notes on Their Plant, Bird, and Animal Life. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1934. 4to. Hardcover. Vellum spines. First editions. Illustrated with plates and photographs. Limited edition, number 981 of 2000 copies. "Inscribed by Milto S. Ray". Prospectus and brochure laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies in fine slip case. $100
209694 - Purchase

Ray, Milton S. The Farallones. 2 volumes. The Painted World and Other Poems of California. With Fifty-Three Illustrations and with a Supplementary History and Description of the Farallones, Including Notes on Their Plant, Bird, and Animal Life. Photo available. San Francisco. John Henry Nash. 1934. 4to. Hardcover. Vellum spines. First edition. Illustrated with plates and photographs. Inscribed by the author. Limited edition. #768 of 2000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set (non-circulating library pocket and library paper on end paper, removed on vol. 2. $50
177838 - Purchase

Ray, Ophelia. Daughter of The Tejas. Photo available. Greenwich. New York Graphic Society. 1965. 120 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
212260 - Purchase

Rayner, RIchard. The Associates. Four Capitalists Who Created California. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton. 2008. 223 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210038 - Purchase

Read, George Willis. A Pioneer of 1850. 1819-1880. George Willis Read. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1927. 185 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206127 - Purchase

Read, J. Marion. A History of The California Academy of Medicine. 1870 to 1930. Photo available. San Francisco. California Academy of Medicine. The Grabhorn Press. 1930. 187 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 957 copies, number 456. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $85
206255 - Purchase

Read, J. Marion. A History of The California Academy of Medicine. 1870 to 1930. Photo available. San Francisco. California Academy of Medicine. The Grabhorn Press. 1930. 187 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. 3 meeting and menus laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206288 - Purchase

Read, Simon. War of Words. A True Tale of Newsprint and Murder. Photo available. New York. Union Square Press. 2009. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
183557 - Purchase

Reader, Phil. Harlots and Whorehouses. Stories of the World's Oldest Profession in 19th Century Santa Cruz County. Photo available. Sana Cruz. Cliffside Publishing. nd. 46 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
207160 - Purchase

Red Fox, Chief. The Memoirs of Chief Red Fox. New York. McGraw-Hill Co. 1971. 209 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
110869 - Purchase

Redfern, Ron. Corridors of Time. 1,700,000,000 Years of Earth at Grand Canyon. np. Reader's Digest Assoc. 1983. 200 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Introduction by Carl Sagan. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
172576 - Purchase

Redfern, Ron. Corridors of Time. 1,700,000,000 Years of Earth at Grand Canyon. Photo available. New York. Times. 1980. 200 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Introduction by Carl Sagan. Fine copy in fine (small closed tear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182401 - Purchase

Redford, Robert. The Outlaw Trail. A Journey Through Time. Photo available. New York. Grosset & Dunlap. 1981. 223 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First paperback edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
218950 - Purchase

Redinger, David H. The Story of Big Creek. Photo available. Glendale. Trans-Anglo Books. 1989. 256 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
213456 - Purchase

Redinger, David H. The Story of Big Creek. Photo available. Glendale. Trans-Anglo Books. 1989. 256 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
218041 - Purchase

Redinger, David H. The Story of Big Creek. Photo available. Glendale. Trans-Anglo Books. 1994. 4to. Hardcover. Revised edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
218272 - Purchase

Redinger, David H. The Story of Big Creek. Photo available. Glendale. Trans-Anglo Books. 1987. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
218273 - Purchase

Redinger, David H. The Story of Big Creek. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Glendale. Trans-Anglo Books. 1952. 182 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "With sincere best wishes David H. Redinger Dec. 12, 1952". Near fine copy (lightly faded covers). $45
218042 - Purchase

Reed, Anna Morrison. Anna Morrison Reed. 1849-1921 (Mendocino). Photo available. Lafayette. John Keller. 1979. 285 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207382 - Purchase

Reed, Anna Morrison. Anna Morrison Reed. 1849-1921 (Mendocino, Ca. region). Photo available. Lafayette. John Keller. 1979. 285 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
171662 - Purchase

Reed, Merrill A. Historical Statues & Monuments in California. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1956. 181 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209486 - Purchase

Reed, R.D. & J.S. Hollister. Geology of California. Structural Evolution of Southern California. Photo available. Tulsa. The American Association of Petroleum Geologists. 1951. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (multiple small owner stamps) in fine glassine wrapper. $50
206239 - Purchase

Reed, William. De Grazia. The Irreverent Angel. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Diego. Frontier Heritage Press. 1971. 191 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Inscribed by the author "To Betty Jo Carro!! Luck DeGrazia 1974". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
143546 - Purchase

Regnery, Dorothy F. The Battle of Santa Clara. Signed by the author. The Only Campaign in the Northern California District Between the Californios and the United States Forces During the Mexican War. Photo available. San Jose. Self published. 1978. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Folding plate. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
197795 - Purchase

Regnery, Dorothy F. The Battle of Santa Clara. Signed by the author. The Only Campaign in the Northern District and the United States Forces During the Mexican War. Photo available. San Jose. Self published. 1978. 154 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Folding plate. Important reference work. Includes additional plate in plastic tube. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine slip case, in plastic. $125
207987 - Purchase

Rego, Nilda. Days Gone By in Contra Costa County, California. 2 volumes. Photo available. Pleasant Hill. Contra Costa Historic Society. 1997. Octavo. Soft covers. First editions. Two volumes. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set. $30
210205 - Purchase

Reichard, Gladys A. Weaving a Navajo Blanket. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1973. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189895 - Purchase

Reichert, Arthur. Tour of the Country Roads. Discover the Rustic Wonders of California. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1978. 108 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
217924 - Purchase

Reid, Bernard J. & Mary McDougall Gordon (ed). Overland to California with the Pioneer Line. The Gold Rush Diary of Bernard J. Reid. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1983. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
165041 - Purchase

Reid, Bernard J. & Mary McDougall Gordon (ed). Overland to California with the Pioneer Line. The Gold Rush Diary of Bernard J. Reid. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1983. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light spotting on edges) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
188735 - Purchase

Reid, Bernard J. & Mary McDougall Gordon (ed). Overland to California with the Pioneer Line. The Gold Rush Diary of Bernard J. Reid. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1983. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191878 - Purchase

Reid, Bernard J. & Mary McDougall Gordon (ed). Overland to California with the Pioneer Line. The Gold Rush Diary of Bernard J. Reid. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1983. 247 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209458 - Purchase

Reid, Bill & Robert Bringhurst. The Raven Steals the Light. Photo available. Vancouver. University of Washington Press. 1984. 91 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Bill Reid. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
215696 - Purchase

Reid, Ed. Las Vegas. City Without Clocks. Photo available. Englewood Cliffs. Prentice-Hall. 1961. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207238 - Purchase

Reid, Harry. Searchlight. Inscribed by the author. The Camp That Didn't Fail. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1998. 233 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "My Hometown Harry Reid U.S.S." Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206236 - Purchase

Reid, Robert Leonard. A Treasury of the Sierra Nevada. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1983. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
159144 - Purchase

Reilly, Richard. A Promise Kept. Signed, limited edition. The Story of the James S. Copley Library. Photo available. La Jolla. Copley Books. 1983. 174 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. James Copley book plate. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1983 copies, number 302. Signed by Helen K. Copley and Richard Reilly. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206467 - Purchase

Reilly, Richard. A Promise Kept. Signed, limited edition. The Story of the James S. Copley Library. Photo available. La Jolla. Copley Books. 1983. 174 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Three-quarter leather. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies, number 439. Signed by Allan Zukor and Richard Reilly. Fine copy. $50
209546 - Purchase

Reiners, Henry. The Abrams Story. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1977. 65 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
101569 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall A. Ghost Notes. Inscribed by the author. Haunted Happenings on California's Historic Monterey Peninsula. Photo available. Carmel. Ghost Town Pub. 1991. 190 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
197644 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall A. Incredible Ghosts of Old Monterey's Hotel del Monte. Photo available. Carmel. Self published. 1980. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210067 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall A. Portraits of The Past. A Collection of Stories (Monterey Peninsula). Photo available. Los Angeles. Monterey Savings and Loan. 1979. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199508 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall A. Tales and Treasures of the California Gold Rush. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Carmel. Ghost Town Publications. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "-97 To Michael, Greetings from the Gold Country - Cheers, R.A. Reinstedt". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (top corner lightly bumped). $25
186674 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall. Ghosts, Bandits, and Legends of Old Monterey... Carmel and Surrounding Areas. Photo available. Carmel. Self published. 1972. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211678 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall. Gold in the Santa Lucias. The First Recorded History of Monterey's Mother Lode. Photo available. Carmel. Ghost Town Pub. 1973. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211708 - Purchase

Reinstedt, Randall. Tales and Treasures of California's Missions. Photo available. Carmel. Ghost Town Publications. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
170189 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Crooked Trails. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1974. 151 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Facsimile of the 1898 edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small chip spine bottom) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211644 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Frederic Remington Selected Writings. Secaucus. Castle. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
141203 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Frederic Remington Selected Writings. Photo available. Secaucus. Castle. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192648 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Frederic Remington's Own West. New York. Promontory Press. 1994. 254 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
105963 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Frederic Remington's Own West. Photo available. New York. The Dial Press. 1960. 254 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (spine faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211717 - Purchase

Remington, Frederic. Pony Tracks. Photo available. New York. Harper & Brothers Publishers. 1900. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Near fine copy (spine darkened with age). $95
189751 - Purchase

Remington, Frederick & J. Frank Dobie. Pony Tracks. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1961. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209213 - Purchase

Renne, Roland R. Land Economics. Principles, Problems, and Policies in Utilizing Land Resources. Photo available. New York. Harper Brothers. 1947. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
159143 - Purchase

Renner, Frederic G. Charles M. Russell. Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in The Amon Carter Museum. A Descriptive Catalogue. Photo available. Fort Worth. AMon Carter Museum of Western Art. University of Texas Press. 1972. 148 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Third printing. Illustrated in color and black & white. Folding plates. Important reference work. Fine copy in sunned and light edge wear dust jacket (in mylar). $30
197628 - Purchase

Renner, Frederic G. Charles M. Russell. Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in The Amon Carter Museum. New Concise Edition. Photo available. New York. Harry N. Abrams. 1976. 296 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Misc. plates and ephemeral laid in. Fine copy. $20
167820 - Purchase

Renner, Frederic G. Charles M. Russell. Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture in The Amon Carter Museum. New Concise Edition. Photo available. New York. Harry N. Abrams. 1974. 296 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Revised edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
193587 - Purchase

Repplier, Agnes. Junipero Serra. Pioneer Colonist of California. New York. Doubleday & Company. 1933. 312 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Light spine fading. $25
102374 - Purchase

Repplier, Agnes. Junipero Serra. The Adventurous Story of American's Most Famous Franciscan. New York. All Saints. 1962. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
161751 - Purchase

Reps, John W. Cities of the American West. A History of Frontier Urban Planning. Photo available. Princeton. Princeton University Press. 1979. 827 pps. Large 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
209452 - Purchase

Reps, John. Cities on Stone. Nineteenth Century Lithograph Images of the Urban West. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
138500 - Purchase

Reps, John. Cities on Stone. Nineteenth Century Lithograph Images of the Urban West. Photo available. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191868 - Purchase

Reps, John. Cities on Stone. Nineteenth Century Lithograph Images of the Urban West. Photo available. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum. 1979. 99 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
213674 - Purchase

Reynolds, Annie and Albert Gordon. Stage to Yosemite. Recollections of Wawona's Albert Gordon. Photo available. El Portal. Big Tree Books. 1994. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
215904 - Purchase

Reynolds, Gerald G. Pico Canyon Chronicles. The Story of California's Pioneer Oil Field. Photo available. Newhall. Santa Clarita Valley Historic Society. 1985. 64 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210639 - Purchase

Rezatto, Helen. Tales of the Black Hills. Photo available. Rapid City. Fenwyn. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
172726 - Purchase

Rhode, Robert B. Booms & Busts on Bitter Creek. A History of Rock Springs, Wyoming. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett Publishing. 1987. 221 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
218955 - Purchase

Rhodehamel, Josephine DeWitt. Ina Coolbrith. Librarian and Laureate of California. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Brigham Young University Press. 1973. 531 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207350 - Purchase

Rhodes, Edwin. The Break of Day in Chino. A Collection of Incidents and Impressions Marking the Early Life of Chino, as Recorded by Various Reliable Authors. Photo available. Chino. Self published. 1951. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
207904 - Purchase

Rhodes, Eugene Manlove. Copper Streak Trail. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1970. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209930 - Purchase

Rhodes, Eugene Manlove. Stepsons of Light. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1969. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209926 - Purchase

Rice, Clyde. A Heaven in the Eye. Photo available. Portland. Breitenbush Books. 1984. 350 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
209454 - Purchase

Rice, George Graham. My Adventures with Your Money. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1986. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Introduction by Hugh Shamberger. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (evidence of light exposure to moisture) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
159926 - Purchase

Rice, George Graham. My Adventures with Your Money. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1986. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Introduction by Hugh Shamberger. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (blind stamp on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
161933 - Purchase

Rice, Julian. Black Elk's Story. Distinguishing Its Lakota Purpose. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico. 1991. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
167325 - Purchase

Rice, William B. Los Angeles Star. Southern California's First Newspaper: The Founding of the Los Angeles Star. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1941. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 200 copies. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206652 - Purchase

Rice, William B. The Los Angeles Star. 1851-1864. The Beginnings of Journalism in Southern California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. 315 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine(very light at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208634 - Purchase

Rice, William B. The Los Angeles Star. The Beginnings of Journalism in Southern California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 200 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
163207 - Purchase

Rich, Russell R. Ensign to the Nations. A History of The Church From 1846 to the Present. Complete in One Volume. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Brigham Young University. 1974. 663 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218425 - Purchase

Rich, Russell R. Ensign to the Nations. A History of the LDS Church from 1846 to 1972. Photo available. Provo. Brigham Young University. 1976. 678 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
217358 - Purchase

Richards, Elizabeth W. Guideposts to History. Concerning Origins of Place and Street Names in San Bernardino County. Photo available. np. Self published. 1966. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related correspondence from author laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210048 - Purchase

Richards, Leonard L. The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2007. 290 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192340 - Purchase

Richards, Leonard L. The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2007. 290 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $24
211571 - Purchase

Richards, Rand. Mud, Blood and Gold. San Francisco in 1849. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Heritage house Publishers. 2009. 288 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208339 - Purchase

Richardson, Rick. Cowboys Then and Now. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. np. Self published. 2007. 62 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Enjoy! Rich Richardson 5/00". Fine copy. $25
213682 - Purchase

Richey, Elinor. Eminent Women of the West. Inscribed by the author. Florence Sabin, Gertrude Atherton, Imogen Cunningham, Jeannette Rankin, Abigail Scott Duniway, Julia Morgan, Sarah Winnemucca, Isadora Duncan, Gertrude Stein. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North Books. 1975. 276 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To George Steinmetz with best wishes, Elinor Richey". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209052 - Purchase

Richey, Elinor. Remain To Be Seen. Historic California Houses Open to the Public. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1974. 180 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (yellow map highlights on end papers) in near fine (small closed tear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
107905 - Purchase

Richey, Elinor. The Ultimate Victorians of the Continental Side of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1970. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
209141 - Purchase

Richnak, Barbara. Silver Hillside. In shrink wrap. The Life and Times of Virginia City. Photo available. Incline Village. Comstock Pub. 1984. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. New in shrink wrap. $30
209989 - Purchase

Richnak, Barbara. Silver Hillside. The Life and Times of Virginia City. Photo available. Incline Village. Comstock Pub. 1984. 202 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
191938 - Purchase

Richter, Bertina. Fort Miller, California, 1851-1865. Photo available. New York. Peter Lang. 1988. 154 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
208342 - Purchase

Rickard, T.A. After Earthquake and Fire; A Reprint of the Articles and Editorial Comment Appearing in the Mining and Scientific Press. Immediately After the Disaster at San Francisco, April 18, 1906. Photo available. San Francisco. Mining and Scientific Press. 1906. 194 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
206113 - Purchase

Ricketts, A.H. American Mining Law. With Forms and Precedents. Bulletin 123. Volume II. Photo available. San Francisco. Division of Mines. February, 1943. Octavo. Hardcover. Fourth revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
190909 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma B. Melissa's Journey with the Mormon Battalion. The Western Odyssey of Melissa Burton Coray. 19=846-1848. Photo available. Salt Lake City. International Society Daughters Utah Pioneers. 1994. 153 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218985 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. Historic Cosumnes and the Slough House Pioneer Cemetery. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Daughters of Utah Pioneers. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
191746 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. Historic Cosumnes and the Slough House Pioneer Cemetery. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Daughters of Utah Pioneers. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203749 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. Historic Cosumnes and the Slough House Pioneer Cemetery. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Daughters of Utah Pioneers. 1978. 71 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207630 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. The Mormon Battalion. Signed by the author. U.S. Army of the West, 1846 - 1848. Photo available. Logan. Utah State University Press. 1996. 375 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
217075 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. The Mormon Battalion. U.S. Army of the West, 1846 - 1848. Photo available. Logan. Utah State University Press. 1996. 375 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198871 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma Baldwin. The Mormon Battalion. U.S. Army of the West, 1846 - 1848. Photo available. Logan. Utah State University Press. 1996. 375 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206953 - Purchase

Ricketts, Norma. Mormons and the Discovery of Gold. Signed by the author. Photo available. Placerville. Pioneer Press. 1998. 51 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
216307 - Purchase

Rickey, Don Jr. Forty Miles a Day on Beans and Hay. The Enlisted Soldier Fighting the Indian Wars. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1989. 382 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
176943 - Purchase

Rickey, Don Jr. Forty Miles a Day on Beans and Hay. The Enlisted Soldier Fighting the Indian Wars. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1963. 382 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition (not stated). Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
205999 - Purchase

Riddle, Jeff C. The Indian History of The Modoc War. Photo available. San Jose. Urion Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189996 - Purchase

Riddle, Jeff C. The Indian History of The Modoc War. Photo available. San Jose. Urion Press. 1998. 295 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important source work.142021 Fine copy. $20
192619 - Purchase

Riddle, Jeff C. The Indian History of The Modoc War. Photo available. San Jose. Urion Press. 1974. 295 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important source work.142021 Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
215391 - Purchase

Riddle, Kenyon. Record and Maps of the Old Santa Fe Trail. Photo available. West Palm Beach. Self published. 1963. 147 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $45
215352 - Purchase

Rider, Rowland W. & Deirdre Paulsen. Sixshooters and Sagebrush. Cowboy Stories of the Southwest. Photo available. Provo. Brigham Young University. 1979. 152 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
215595 - Purchase

Ridge, John Rollin "Yellow Bird". A Trumpet of Our Own. Yellow Bird's Essays on the North American Indians. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1981. 114 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 650 copies.Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. $50
206455 - Purchase

Ridge, John Rollin (Yellow Bird). The Life and Adventures of Joaquin Murieta. The Celebrated California Bandit. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1955. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209203 - Purchase

Ridge, Martin (ed). America's Frontier Story. A Documentary History of Westward Expansion. Photo available. New York. Holt, Rinehart & Winston. 1969. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
187685 - Purchase

Ridgley, Veerland A. History and Homesteaders of The La Pine Country. Photo available. Bend. Maverick Pub. 1993. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
212324 - Purchase

Ridgley, Veerland A. History and Homesteaders of The La Pine Country. Photo available. Bend. Self published. Maverick. 1993. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly cocked). $30
213508 - Purchase

Ridomi, Maro. Lakota Healing. A Soul Comes Home. Photo available. Barrytown. Station Hill. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Marco Ridomi. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
178391 - Purchase

Ridpath, John Clark. Beyond the Sierras. A Tour of Sixty Days through the Valleys of California. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1963. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Limited to 650 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
163318 - Purchase

Riesenberg, Felix. Golden Gate. Signed by the author. The Story of San Francisco Harbor. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1940. 348 pps. + index. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy (light spine faded). $30
201241 - Purchase

Riesenberg, Felix. Golden Gate. The Story of San Francisco Harbor. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1940. 348 pps. + index. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163149 - Purchase

Riffel, Judy (compiler). Calendar of The Natchez Trace Collection Provincial & Territorial Documents. 1759-113. Photo available. Baton Rouge. Le Comite des Archives de la Louisiane. 1999. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $45
192295 - Purchase

Riggs, Arthur Stanley. The Spanish Pageant. Photo available. Indianapolis. Bobbs-Merrill. 1928. 416 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (spine lettering faded). $30
197264 - Purchase

Riley, Glenda. The Female Frontier. A Comparative View of Women on the Prairie and the Plains. Photo available. Lawrence. University Press of Kansas. 1988. 299 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202201 - Purchase

Riley, Glenda. Women and Indians on the Frontier, 1825-1915. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1985. 336 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "3/13/86 To Charlene - With great appreciation for you own work on behalf of women Glenda". Fine copy. $20
201040 - Purchase

Riley, Governor Bennett Governor Bennett Riley's Proclamation to the People of the District of San Francisco. June 4, 1849. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1956. 16 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Folding facsimiles. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207645 - Purchase

Rindge, Ronald L. The Rediscovery of The Pueblo de las Canoas. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Malibu. The Malibu Historic Society. 1985. 60 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Best Wishes to Alson Clark from The Malibu Lagoon Museum. Ronald L Rindge April 24, 1989. Fine copy. $30
207891 - Purchase

Ringholz, Raye Carleson. Walking Through Historic Park City. Photo available. Park City. Self published. 1984. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light rubbing to covers). $20
211690 - Purchase

Ringler, Donald P. San Mateo, USA: Inscribed by the author. The Golden Years. Photo available. San Mateo. Bicentennial Project. 1975. 20 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211237 - Purchase

Rintoul, William. Drilling Through Time. 75 Years with California's Division of Oil and Gas. Sacramento. California Department of Conservation. 1990. 178 pps. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197979 - Purchase

Rintoul, William. Drilling Through Time. 75 Years with California's Division of Oil and Gas. Photo available. Sacramento. California Department of Conservation. 1990. 178 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
218238 - Purchase

Rintoul, William. Oildorado. Boom Times on the West Side. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1978. 241 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207500 - Purchase

Risen, Clay. American Whiskey Bourbon & Rye. A Guide to the Nation's Favorite Spirit. Includes Profiles, Ratings, and Tasting Notes for More than 200 Whiskeys. Photo available. New York. Sterling Epicure. 2013. 298 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Band around rear panel. $25
218504 - Purchase

Rising, William H. & Richard Dillon. The Overland Express. Being a Correct True Account of Earliest Beginnings in New England, Battlefront Service During the Civil War & Perilous Adventurers in the Far West, 1837-1875. Photo available. Ashland. Lewis Osborne. 1970. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 650 copies, number 453. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208326 - Purchase

Ritchie, Robert Welles. San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. San Francisco Committee National Conference of Social Work. 1929. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Charles W. Simpson. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. "Before and After the Conference" laid in. Fine copy. $30
212119 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. A Bookman's View of Los Angeles. Published for Members of the Grolier Club. Photo available. Los Angeles. Zamarono Club. 1961. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206179 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. Frederic Goudy, Joseph Foster and the Press at Scripps College. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1978. 38 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 550 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207483 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. Of Bookmen & Printers. A Gathering of Memories. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1989. 191 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206905 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. Paul Landacre. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1982. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with prints by Paul Landacre. Important reference work. Limited edition of 650 copies. Very rare in dust jacket. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $200
207482 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. The Dohenys of Los Angeles. A Talk Before the Zamorano Club. Los Angeles Miscellany 3. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1974. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Insert in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206802 - Purchase

Ritchie, Ward. The Ward Ritchie Press and Anderson, Ritchie & Simon. Signed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1961. 157 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies, number 108. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
206322 - Purchase

Ritter, Betsy. Life in the Ghost City of Rhyolite, Nevada. Photo available. Terra Bella. The Terra Bella News. Sagebrush Press. 1982. 17 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. With leaves from the original 1939 edition of "Life in the Ghost City of Rhyolite, Nevada" in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207529 - Purchase

Ritzenthaler, Robert E. Prehistoric Indians of Wisconsin. Photo available. Milwaukee. Milwaukee Public Museum. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
189839 - Purchase

Ritzenthaler, Robert. Masks of the North American Indians. Photo available. Milwaukee. Milwaukee Public Museum. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189841 - Purchase

Robbins, Millie. Tales of Love and Hate in Old San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1971. 200 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205820 - Purchase

Robbins, Millie. Tales of Love and Hate in Old San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1971. 200 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193510 - Purchase

Robbins, William G. Hard Times on Paradise. Coos Bay, Oregon, 1850-1986. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1990. 194 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
214558 - Purchase

Roberts, Bruce & Ray Jones. Lighthouses of California and Hawaii. Eureka to San Diego to Honolulu. Photo available. Guilford. The Globe Pequot Press. 2002. 88 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207139 - Purchase

Roberts, David. A Newer World. Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming of the American West. New York. Simon & Schuster. 2000. 318 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
122703 - Purchase

Roberts, David. A Newer World. Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming of The American West. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 2000. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
198742 - Purchase

Roberts, David. Devil's Gate. Brigham Young and The Great Mormon Handcart Tragedy. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 2008. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163469 - Purchase

Roberts, George & Jan. Discover Historic California. A Travel Guide to Over 1,500 Places You Can See. Photo available. Pico Rivera. Gem Guides. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
191679 - Purchase

Roberts, Helen H. Basketry of the San Carlos Apache Indians. Photo available. Glorieta. The Rio Grande Press, Inc. 1972 (1929). 218 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212390 - Purchase

Roberts, James et al. The Legend of White Elk. Signed by 3 authors. Photo available. np. Self published. 2014. 198 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Prepublication. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by James, JoEllen, Joseph Roberts. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
201803 - Purchase

Roberts, Monty. The Man Who Listens to Horses. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. London. Hutchinson. 1996. 309 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First British edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Chris & Dually Monty". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
212274 - Purchase

Robertson, David & Kevin Starr. Yosemite as We Saw It. A Centennial Collection of Early Writings and Art. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Association. 1990. 106 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (lightly soiled at edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208249 - Purchase

Robertson, David. West of Eden. A History of the Art and Literature of Yosemite. Photo available. np. Yosemite Natural History Association. 1984. 174 pps. Oblong octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Color plate reproductions. Seventy-two color plates. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (crease on rear panel). $25
195646 - Purchase

Robertson, David. West of Eden. A History of the Art and Literature of Yosemite. Photo available. np. Yosemite Natural History Association. 1984. 174 pps. Oblong octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Color plate reproductions. Seventy-two color plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
209450 - Purchase

Robertson, J.W. The Harbor of St. Francis. Inscribed by the author to Carl Wheat. Francis Drake Lands in a Fair and Good Bay Near North Latitude 30; Also a Narration of the Arguments advanced by Certain Historians in in their Selection of The Harbor of St. Francis" Together with a Relation of the Spanish Discovery of the Bay of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1926. 120 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Cover decoration by Valenti Angelo. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies. Inscribed by the author "For Carl Wheat Esq, With my Compliments John W Robertson May 10 1927-". Very rare in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (spine lightly sunned) copy in fine slip case. Largely unopened. $300
206872 - Purchase

Robertson, James. Printers' Dozen. The Yolla Bolly Press at Twelve. Being a Short and Informal History of the Press of Carolyn and James Robertson Printed for Friends on the Twelfth Anniversary of Its Beginning in Covelo, California Photo available. Covelo. The Yolla Bolly Press. 1985. 4to. Decorated wrappers. First edition. Illustrated with tipped-in photographs. Important reference work. Limited edition of 700 copies. Very scarce. Fine copy in mailing envelope. $50
209225 - Purchase

Robertson, Thomas A. A Southwestern Utopia. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1964. 265 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
163075 - Purchase

Robinson, Alfred. Life in California. During a Residence of Several Years in That Territory. Comprising a Description of the Country and the Missionary Establishments, with Incidents, Observations, Etc. Photo available. San Francisco. William Doxey, Publisher. 1891. 284 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $300
205868 - Purchase

Robinson, Bert. The Basket Weavers of Arizona. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1991. 164 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210487 - Purchase

Robinson, John V. Building the Benicia-Martinez Bridge. Photo available. Crockett. Carquinez Press. 2007. 128 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206530 - Purchase

Robinson, John V. Spanning the Strait. Building the Alfred Zampa Memorial Bridge. Photo available. Crockett. Carquinez Press. 2004. 116 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207092 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. The Mines of the San Bernardinos. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1977. 71 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211705 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. The San Bernardinos; Signed by the author. The Mountain Country From Cajon Pass to Oak Glen. Two Centuries of Changing Use. Photo available. Arcadia. Big Santa Anita Historical Society. 1992. 256 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208280 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. The San Gabriels II. Signed, limited edition. The Mountains from Monrovia Canyon to Lytle Creek. Photo available. Arcadia. Big Santa Anita Historic Society. 1983. 224 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 136. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
210558 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. The San Jacintos. The Mountain Range from Banning to Borrego Valley. Photo available. Santa Ana. Santa Ana Historic Society. 1993. 252 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
209633 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. Trails of the Angeles. 100 Hikes in the San Gabriels. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212283 - Purchase

Robinson, John W. (ed). The Westerners Brand Book 22. Los Angeles Corral. 2002. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 2004. 253 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209471 - Purchase

Robinson, Ray. American Original. A Life of Will Rogers. New York. Oxford University Press. 1996. 288 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
106718 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. Land Titles in Long Beach. A Calendar of Events That Made a City. Photo available. Los Angeles. Title Guarantee and Trust Company. 1935. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207620 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. Lawyers of Los Angeles. A History of The Los Angeles Bar Association and of The Bar of Los Angeles County. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles Bar Association. Ward Ritchey Press. 1959. 370 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in worn, edge taped dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197720 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. Los Angeles from the Days of the Pueblo. Together with a Guide to the Historic Old Plaza Area. Including the Pueblo de Los Angeles. State Historical Monument. Photo available. Menlo Park. California Historic Society. 1959. 97 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
207353 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. The Island of Santa Catalina. Photo available. Los Angeles. Title Guarantee and Trust Company. 1941. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212100 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. The Story of Your Land. Signed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. Title Guarantee and Trust Company. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207117 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. What They Say About Angels. Photo available. Pasadena. Val Trek Press. 1942. 88 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated by James Hawkins. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (scratch on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208754 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. Zamorano Choice. Selections from the Zamorano Club's Hoja Volante. 1934-1966. Photo available. Los Angles. The Zamorano Club. 1966. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
205694 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. & Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Southern California Local History. Signed, limited edition. A Gathering of The Writings of W.W. Robinson. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historical Society of Southern California. 1993. 493 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Signed by Ward Ritchie and "designer" Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light spotting) slip case. $125
207461 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. & Doyce B. Nunis. Los Angeles. A Brief History and Guide to the Plaza Area. Photo available. Los Angeles. California Historic Society. 1981. 128 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
207902 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. & Lawrence Clark Powell. The Malibu. Southern California's Famous Rancho. Its Romantic History and Present Charm. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1958. 86 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light sunning to edges). $45
207366 - Purchase

Robinson, W.W. (ed). The Westerners Brand Book. Book 7. Los Angeles Corral Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1957. 293 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 475 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209766 - Purchase

Robinson, Zirke D. The Robinson-Rosenberger Journey to The Gold Fields of California. 1849-1850. The Diary of Zirkle D. Robinson. Photo available. Iowa City. The Prairie Press. 1966. 27 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206419 - Purchase

Robotham, Tom. Native Americans in Early Photographs. Photo available. North Dighton. World Publications Group. 1994. 112 pps. Folio. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
199411 - Purchase

Rocca, Al M., PhD. America's Shasta Dam. A History of Construction, 1936-1945. Photo available. Redding. Renown Pub. 1994. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Large, folding map in rear. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
203248 - Purchase

Rochlin, Harriet. Pioneer Jews. A New Life in the Far West. Photo available. Boston. Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1984. 243 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $20
170271 - Purchase

Rochlin, Harriet. Pioneer Jews. A New Life in the Far West. Photo available. Boston. Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1984. 243 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Fine copy (owner name, bookplate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
195643 - Purchase

Rochlin, Harriet. Pioneer Jews. A New Life in the Far West. Photo available. Boston. Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1984. 243 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210609 - Purchase

Rocq, Margaret (ed). California Local History. A Bibliography and Union List of Library Holdings. Supplement to the Second Edition. Covering Works Published 1961 Through 1970. Stanford. University of Stanford Press. 1970. 611 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine (Intermittent red underlining throughout) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
103138 - Purchase

Rocq, Margaret (ed). California Local History. A Bibliography and Union List of Library Holdings. Supplement to the Second Edition. Covering Works Published 1961 Through 1970. Stanford. University of Stanford Press. 1970. 611 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Revised and enlarged. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
194496 - Purchase

Rocq, Margaret (ed). California Local History. A Bibliography and Union List of Library Holdings. Supplement to the Second Edition. Covering Works Published 1961 Through 1970. Photo available. Stanford. University of Stanford Press. 1970. 611 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
204043 - Purchase

Rocq, Margaret (ed). California Local History. In shrink wrap. A Bibliography and Union List of Library Holdings. Photo available. Stanford. University of Stanford Press. 1970. 611 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition, Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). As new in shrink wrap. $50
208209 - Purchase

Rocq, Margaret (ed). California Local History. In shrink wrap. A Bibliography and Union List of Library Holdings. Photo available. Stanford. University of Stanford Press. 1950. 576 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
210513 - Purchase

Roger, Roy and Dale Evans and Carlton Stowers. Happy Trails. The Story of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Waco. Word Books. 1979. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
138351 - Purchase

Roger, Roy and Dale Evans and Carlton Stowers. Happy Trails. The Story of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Waco. Word Books. 1979. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
139328 - Purchase

Roger, Roy and Dale Evans. Happy Trails. The Story of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Photo available. Waco. Word Books. 1979. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
154264 - Purchase

Rogers, Justus H. Colusa County: Its History Traced from a State of Nature Through the Early Period of Settlement and Development, to the Present Day, with a Description of its Resources, Statistical Tables, Etc.; Also Biographical Sketches of Pioneers and Prominent Residents. Photo available. Orland, California Self published. 1891. 473 [1] pages. 4to. Beautiful, gilt decorated hard cover. Full leather, embossed boards. Gilt edges. First edition. General index and index to biographies. "Includes sketches of Bidwell, Larkin, Ide and Lassen, and the autobiography of Major Stephen Cooper, who crossed the plains in 1846, became Alcalde of Sonoma and was the man who first wrote President Polk of the gold discovery" (Howes). Frontispiece, 59 plates, 1 folding map. Very rare in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light rubbing to edges). $350
206902 - Purchase

Roges, Fred Blackburn. William Brown Ide. Bear Flagger. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell - Books. 1962. 101 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
205828 - Purchase

Rohrbough, Malcolm J. Days of Gold. The California Gold Rush and the American Nation. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
190166 - Purchase

Rohrbough, Malcolm J. Days of Gold. The California Gold Rush and the American Nation. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1997. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191895 - Purchase

Rohrbough, Malcolm J. Days of Gold. The California Gold Rush and the American Nation. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1997. 353 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
217647 - Purchase

Rojas, Arnold. Last of the Vaqueros. Photo available. Santa Ynez. William C. Reynolds, Pub. 2014. 170 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Fine copy. $30
204860 - Purchase

Rolle, Andrew. An American in California. The Biography of William Heath Davis. 1822-1909 (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1956. 155 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206305 - Purchase

Rolle, Andrew. Henry Mayo Newhall and His Times. A California Legacy. Photo available. San Marino. Huntington Library. 1991. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208187 - Purchase

Rolle, Andrew. John Charles Fremont. Character as Destiny. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 351 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (small chip at spine bottom) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208873 - Purchase

Ronda, James P. Westering Captains. Essays on the Lewis and Clark Expedition. WPO Publications No. 9. Photo available. Great Falls. Lewis and Clark Trail Fondation. August, 1990. 106 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193619 - Purchase

Roosevelt, Theodore. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman. Sketches of Sport on The Northern Cattle Plains. & The Wilderness Hunter. An Account of the Big Game of the United States and Its Chase with Horse,m Hound, and Rifle. Photo available. New York. The Modern Library. 1998. 795 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (spine slightly cocked). $20
218984 - Purchase

Roosevelt, Theodore. Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail. Photo available. Missoula. B&C Classics. 2015. 271 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199283 - Purchase

Roosevelt, Theodore. Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1983. 187 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201257 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. Age of The Gunfighter. Men and Weapons on the Frontier. 1840-1900. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1993. 192 pps. Folio. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211612 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. The Gunfighters. Man or Myth. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1968. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
159199 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. The Gunfighters. Man or Myth. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1968. Octavo. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205393 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. The West of Wild Bill Hickok. Photo available. Lawrence. University of Kansas Press. 1994. 222 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Decorated hard cover. $20
215290 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. Wild Bill Hickok. Gunfighter. Limited edition, signed by the author. Photo available. College Station. The Early West. 2001. 216 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Book plate signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
215289 - Purchase

Rosa, Joseph G. Wild Bill Hickok. The Man & His Myth. Photo available. Lawrence. University of Kansas Press. 1996. 276 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
203603 - Purchase

Rosales, Vincente Perez. California Adventure. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1947. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Alert J. Camille. Limited edition of 250 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206264 - Purchase

Rose, Gene. San Joaquin. A River Betrayed. Photo available. Fresno. Linrose Publishing. 1992. 151 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207448 - Purchase

Rose, Gene. Sierra Centennial. 100 Years of Pioneering on the Sierra National Forest. Photo available. Auberry. Three Forests Interpretive Assoc. 1994. 183 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
210044 - Purchase

Roseman, Janet. Gump's Since 1861. A San Francisco Legend. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207416 - Purchase

Roseman, Janet. Gump's Since 1861. A San Francisco Legend. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle. 1991. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
213952 - Purchase

Rosenthal, Lee. Catalina in the Movies. Photo available. Sausalito. Windgate Press. 2003. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210222 - Purchase

Rosenus, Alan. General Vallejo and the Advent of the Americans. A Biography. Photo available. Berkeley. Heyday Books 1999. 292 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200020 - Purchase

Roske, Ralph. Everyman's Eden. A History of California. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1968. 624 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear) in edge chipped dust jacket (in mylar). $20
176688 - Purchase

Roske, Ralph. Everyman's Eden. A History of California. Photo available. New York. Macmillan Co. 1968. 624 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210168 - Purchase

Rosnek, Carl. Skystone and Silver. The Collectors Book of Southwest Indian Jewelry. Photo available. Englewood Cliffs. Prentice Hall. 1976. 166 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (lightly edge worn) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197776 - Purchase

Ross, Alexander. Adventures of the First Settlers on the Columbia River. np. Readex Microprint. 1966. 356 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
108493 - Purchase

Ross, Blake. The Golden Crucible. Limited edition. An Introduction to the History of American California: 1850-1905. Photo available. San Francisco. Paul Elder and Company. 1930. 97 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Limited edition of 1125 copies. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light damp stain along bottom edge). $20
177853 - Purchase

Ross, Dorothy Jenkins. Jenkins Farms. Life on a Family Fruit Farm in Early California. 1910. Photo available. Live Oak. Blue Oak Books. 1996. 76 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
207711 - Purchase

Ross, Dudley (ed). The Golden Gazette. News From the Newspapers of 1848-1857. Hundreds of Events Reprinted From the Exciting Years Following the Great California Discovery of Gold. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Pub. 1978. 117 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
204083 - Purchase

Ross, Dudley T. Devil on Horseback. A Biography of the "Notorious" Jack Powers. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1975. 185 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
163157 - Purchase

Ross, James R. I, Jesse James. np. Dragon Publishing. 1988. 281 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205591 - Purchase

Rossi, Paul. The Art of the Old West. From the Collection of the Gilcrease Institute. New York. Promontory. 1981. 336 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
124226 - Purchase

Rossi, Paul. The Art of the Old West. From the Collection of the Gilcrease Institute. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1973. 336 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
125605 - Purchase

Rossi, Paul. The Art of the Old West. From the Collection of the Gilcrease Institute. Secaucus. Castle. 1985. 336 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
143817 - Purchase

Roth, Lurline Matson & Suzanne B. Riess. Matson and Roth Family: A Love of Ships, Horses, and Gardens. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. Oral History Office. 1981. 273 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
207414 - Purchase

Roth, William M. The Colt Springs High. A Publishing Memoir of The Colt Press. 1938-1942. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2004. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Mallette Dean, Valenti Angelo, Janet Lewis. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208097 - Purchase

Rothel, David. The Roy Rogers Book. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Madison. Empire Publishing. 1987. 223 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Dr. Bill Dae, As Roy would say, "Many Happy Trails to you! David Rothel". Fine copy. $45
195428 - Purchase

Rothel, David. Who Was That Maked Man? The Story of the Lone Ranger. Photo available. South Brunswick. A. S. Barnes. 1976. 256 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Clayton Moore obituary laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
213226 - Purchase

Rothmann Frances Bransten. The Haas Sisters of Franklin Street. A Look Back with Love. Photo available. Berkeley. Judah L. Magnes Museum. 1979. 86 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206820 - Purchase

Rothmann, Frances Bransten. The Haas Sisters of Franklin Street. A Look Back With Love. Photo available. Berkeley. Judah L. Magnes Museum. 1979. 85 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
202909 - Purchase

Rothmeier, Fred. Return to Strawberry Valley. Photo available. Marysville. Self published. Strawberry Valley Historical Society. 1970. 42 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
187954 - Purchase

Rottenberg, Dan. Death of a Gunfighter. The Quest for Jack Slade, the West's Most Elusive Legend. Photo available. Yardley. Westholme. 2008. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191272 - Purchase

Rourke, Constance. Davy Crockett. Photo available. New York. Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. 1962. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by Walter Seaton. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (several worn spots, small hole on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
127091 - Purchase

Rourke, Constance. Troupers of the Gold Coast, or the Rise of Lotta Crabtree (gold rush). Photo available. New York. Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1928. 262 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206650 - Purchase

Rourke, Constance. Troupers of the Gold Coast, or the Rise of Lotta Crabtree (gold rush). Photo available. New York. Harcourt, Brace and Company. 1928. 262 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207962 - Purchase

Rousselin, Michel. Fairhills. Inscribed by the author. 125 Years of Marin History. With a Biography of A.W. Foster. Photo available. San Rafael. Self published. 1990. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition Inscribed by the author "For Hart Corbett, with best wishes. Michel Russelin 6/22/91". Fine copy in fine (very light fading on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
211406 - Purchase

Rovanpera, Brad. Walnut Creek. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Walnut Creek. Walnut Creek Historic Society. 2009. 164 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210156 - Purchase

Rowe, Jim. Portal Into the Past. Clear Creek Cayo of Chaffee County. Photo available. Granite. Clear Creek Canyon Historic Society. nd. 32 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211697 - Purchase

Rowe, Joseph. California's Pioneer Circus. Limited edition. Memoirs and Personal Correspondence Relative to the Circus Business Through the Gold Country in the 50s. Original Illustrations. Photo available. San Francisco. Albert Dressler. 1926. 98 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Deluxe binding. Black leather. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in broadside. Limited edition. Number 2 of 1250 copies. Rare edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208598 - Purchase

Rowe, Joseph. California's Pioneer Circus. Memoirs and Personal Correspondence Relative to the Circus Business Through the Gold Country in the 50s. Original Illustrations (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. Albert Dressler. 1926. 98 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition. Number 45 of 1250 copies. Initialed by Alfred Dressler. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (remnants of paper label on spine). $30
163143 - Purchase

Rowe, Joseph. California's Pioneer Circus. Memoirs and Personal Correspondence Relative to the Circus Business Through the Gold Country in the 50s. Original Illustrations (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. Albert Dressler. 1926. 98 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition. Number 325 of 1250 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
206828 - Purchase

Rowe-Schoolcraft, Henry. Legends of the American Indians. Photo available. New York. Crescent Books. 1980. 203 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
189103 - Purchase

Rowell, Galen A. (ed) & John Muir. The Yosemite. The Original John Muir Text Illustrated with Photographs by Galen Rowell. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. A Yolla Bolly Press Books. 1988. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Photographs by Galen Rowell. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
187840 - Purchase

Rowell, Galen A. (ed) & John Muir. The Yosemite. The Original John Muir Text Illustrated with Photographs by Galen Rowell. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. A Yolla Bolly Press Book. 1988. 224 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Photographs by Galen Rowell. Important reference work. Fine copy (presentation book plate on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
194537 - Purchase

Rowell, Galen A. (ed) & John Muir. The Yosemite. The Original John Muir Text Illustrated with Photographs by Galen Rowell. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. A Yolla Bolly Press Book. 1988. 224 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition, second printing. Photographs by Galen Rowell. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
218571 - Purchase

Rowell, Galen A. (ed). The Vertical World of Yosemite. A Collection of Writings and Photographs on Rock Climbing in Yosemite. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1973. 206 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
159914 - Purchase

Rowland, Leon. Los Fundadores. Photo available. Fresno. Academy of California Church History. 1951. 46 pps. + index. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
207639 - Purchase

Rowland, Leon. Santa Cruz. The Early Years. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Paper Vision Press. 1980. 273 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218275 - Purchase

Rowley, William (ed). Nevada Historic Society Quarterly. Volume 35, Number 3. George Wingfield and Nevada Banking, Murder at the Jewell House. Photo available. Reno. Nevada Historic Society. Fall, 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212025 - Purchase

Rowley, William (ed). Nevada Historic Society Quarterly. Volume 41, Number 1. Indian Slave Trade, Making of Mark Twain, Great Basin Early Carson City, Comstock Letter of Mark Twain. Photo available. Reno. Nevada Historic Society. Spring, 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212022 - Purchase

Rowley, William (ed). Nevada Historic Society Quarterly. Volume 41, Number 2. Private Toll Roads in Nevada, Comstock Lode. Photo available. Reno. Nevada Historic Society. Summer, 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212024 - Purchase

Rowley, William D. Reclaiming the Arid West. The Career of Francis G. Newlands. Photo available. Bloomington. Indiana University Press. 1996. 199 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208882 - Purchase

Rowley, William D. Reno. Hub of the Washoe Country. Woodland Hills. Windsor Publications, Inc. 1984. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
114679 - Purchase

Royce, Josiah & Robert Glass Cleland. California from the Conquest in 1846 to the Second Vigilance Committee in San Francisco. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1948. 394 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209123 - Purchase

Rubiales, David. Peter Decker's Diary. Signed, limited edition. 1854. Goodyears Bar to Downieville on the Yuba River. Sierra County, California. Photo available. Nevada City. Mountain House Books. 1998. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Folding map laid in. Limited edition of 450 copies, number 402. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
210093 - Purchase

Ruby, Robert H. Indians of the Pacific Northwest. A History. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1981. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189703 - Purchase

Ruby, Robert H. The Cayuse Indians. Imperial Tribesmen of Old Oregon. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193086 - Purchase

Ruby, Robert H. et al. A Guide to the Indian Tribes of the Pacific Northwest. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2010. 415 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Third edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198136 - Purchase

Running, John. Honor Dance. Inscribed by the author. Native American Photographs. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1985. 156 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "9 July For Verna, Listen the beat of the Drum. JR / 86". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
201592 - Purchase

Ruschenberger, W.W.W., M.D. Sketches in California. 1836. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1953. 25 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 210 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $30
207553 - Purchase

Ruscin, Terry. Mission Memoirs. A Collection of Photographs, Illustrations, and Twentieth-Century Reflections on California's Past. San Diego. Sunbelt Pub. 1999. 203 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Photographs by the author. Foreword by Msgr. Francis J. Weber. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
119826 - Purchase

Ruscin, Terry. Mission Memoirs. Signed, limited edition. A Collection of Photographs, Illustrations, and Twentieth-Century Reflections on California's Past. Photo available. San Diego. Sunbelt Pub. 1999. 203 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in color and black & white. Photographs by the author. Foreword by Msgr. Francis J. Weber. Signed by the author. Number 430. Related letter laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
199307 - Purchase

Rush, Philip S. A History of The Californias. Photo available. San Diego. Self published. 1958. 277 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
206543 - Purchase

Rushton, Gerald. Echoes of the Whistle. An Illustrated History of the Union Steamship Company. Photo available. Vancouver. Douglas & McIntyre. 1980. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
161764 - Purchase

Russ, Carolyn Hale. The Log of a Forty-Niner. Being the Record of Adventures by Sea and Shore to the California Gold Fields and the Pacific Northwest, 1849-1854. Photo available. Boston. B.J. Brimmer Co. 1923. 183 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light sunning to spine, very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
208147 - Purchase

Russell, Carl Parcher. One Hundred Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
171274 - Purchase

Russell, Carl Parcher. One Hundred Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206141 - Purchase

Russell, Carl Parcher. One Hundred Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1947. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate). $40
218054 - Purchase

Russell, Carl Parcher. One Hundred Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great Park and Its Friends. Omnibus Edition. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1992. 226 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
177851 - Purchase

Russell, Carl. 100 Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great National Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Assoc. 1968. 206 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
169628 - Purchase

Russell, Carl. 100 Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great National Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Assoc. 1968. 206 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194284 - Purchase

Russell, Carl. 100 Years in Yosemite. The Story of a Great National Park and Its Friends. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Assoc. 1968. 206 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198596 - Purchase

Russell, Carl. Guns on the Early Frontier. A History of Firearms from Colonial times Through the Years of the Western Fur Trade. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1957. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine lightly faded, owner name on end paper). $20
179630 - Purchase

Russell, Charles M. "Paper Talk". Charles Russell's American West. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. Ridge Press. 1979. 224 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
197625 - Purchase

Russell, Charles M. Paper Talk. Illustrated Letters of Charles M. Russell. Photo available. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum of Western Art. 1979. 224 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189693 - Purchase

Russell, Charles. Trails Plowed Under. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday & Company. 1978. 210 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163484 - Purchase

Russell, Charles. Trails Plowed Under. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday & Company. 1946. 210 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Early reprint. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (tape remnants on end papers). $25
205283 - Purchase

Russell, Charlie & Brian Dippie (ed). Charlie Russell Roundup. Essay on America's Favorite Cowboy Artist. Photo available. Helena. Montana Historic Society Press. 1999. 328 pps Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211655 - Purchase

Russell, Don. The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1970. 514 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213678 - Purchase

Russell, J.H. Heads and Tails... and Odds and Ends. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1963. 97 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light sunning to boards). $30
212172 - Purchase

Russell, J.H. Heads and Tails... and Odds and Ends. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. Thomas Litho. 1963. 97 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Clyde Leach April 9 1963 Sincerely yours JH Russell". Very scarce. Fine copy. $125
207812 - Purchase

Russell, Virgil. Indian Artifacts. Photo available. Boulder. Johnson Pub. Co. 1970. 170 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Sixth printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
190963 - Purchase

Ruth, Kent. Landmarks of the West. A Guide to Historic Sites. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
185911 - Purchase

Ruth, Kent. Touring the Old West. Brattleboro. Stephen Greene Press. 1971. 218 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101351 - Purchase

Rutter, Michael. Wild Bunch Women. Photo available. Helena. Twodot. 2003. 135 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211746 - Purchase

Ryan, A.H. The Week-End Rock Hound. Photo available. Palos Verdes. ATR Ent. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
183276 - Purchase

Ryan, William Redmond. Personal Adventures in Upper and Lower California, Illustrated by Twenty-Three Drawings, Taken on the Spot. 2 vols. Photo available. London. Parry & Co., Leadenhall Street. 1852. 347 & 413 pps. Octavo. Full leather, gilt lettering on spine. Professionally rebound. First edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small library stamps on end papers). $450
207237 - Purchase

Rydell, Raymond A. Cape Horn to the Pacific. The Rise and Decline of an Ocean Highway. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1952. 23 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206134 - Purchase

Ryder, David Warren. A Century of Hardware and Steel. Being the Story of Baker & Hamilton, a Business Institution which has Helped to Write the History of California and the Pacific Coast. Photo available. San Francisco. Historical Publications. 1949. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "To Dearborn W. Clark Kindest regards and best wishes. Wakefield Baker". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206326 - Purchase

Ryder, David Warren. Men of Rope. Being the History of Tubbs Cordage Company; Together with an Account of Some of the Collateral Activities in Which Its Pioneer Founders Engaged. Photo available. San Francisco. Historical Publications. 1954. 146 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. "Dick Hughes Tubbs Cordage Company" business card stapled to end paper. Fine copy. $30
209058 - Purchase

Ryder, David. Memories of the Mendocino Coast. Being a Brief Account of the Discovery, Settlement and Development of the Mendocino Coast, Together with the Correlated History of the Union Lumber Company and how Coast and Company Grew up Together. Photo available. San Francisco. Privately printed. 1948. 81 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (white blemish on rear panel). $25
184191 - Purchase

Ryder, David. Memories of the Mendocino Coast. Being a Brief Account of the Discovery, Settlement and Development of the Mendocino Coast, Together with the Correlated History of the Union Lumber Company and how Coast and Company Grew up Together. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1948. 81 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Deckled edge. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
204019 - Purchase

Ryder, David. Memories of the Mendocino Coast. Being a Brief Account of the Discovery, Settlement and Development of the Mendocino Coast, Together with the Correlated History of the Union Lumber Company and how Coast and Company Grew up Together. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1948. 81 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Deckled edge. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207745 - Purchase

Ryder, David. Memories of the Mendocino Coast. Being a Brief Account of the Discovery, Settlement and Development of the Mendocino Coast, Together with the Correlated History of the Union Lumber Company and how Coast and Company Grew up Together. Photo available. San Francisco. Privately printed. 1948. 81 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211541 - Purchase

Sabin, Edwin L. Building the Pacific Railway. Photo available. Philadelphia. J.B. Lippincott. 1919. 317 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206246 - Purchase

Sacks, B., M.D. Be It Enacted: The Creation of The Territory of Arizona. Photo available. Phoenix. Arizona Historical Foundation. 1964. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Maps in rear pocket. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
185808 - Purchase

Saddlebags, Jeremiah & Joseph Henry Jackson. Journey to the Gold Diggins. A Collotype Facsimile of the Original Edition of 1849. Photo available. Burlingame. William P. Wreden. 1950. Oblong octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 390 copies. Related items laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $75
208237 - Purchase

Sales, Father Luis, O.P. Observations in California. 1772-1790. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. Westernlore Press. 1956. 219 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Facsimile title page. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies, Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207335 - Purchase

Salisbury, Albert. Here Rolled the Covered Wagons. New York. Bonanza Books. 1977. 265 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
101183 - Purchase

Salisbury, Albert. Here Rolled the Covered Wagons. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1977. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
171820 - Purchase

Salisbury, Albert. Lewis & Clark. The Journey West. New York. Promontory Press. 1990. 235 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102512 - Purchase

Salisbury, Albert. Two Captains West. An Historical Tour of the Lewis and Clark Trail. Photo available. New York. Bramhall House. c. 1950. 235 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
182754 - Purchase

Salkeld, Stefani. Southwest Weaving: A Continuum. San Diego. San Diego Museum of Man. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
139155 - Purchase

Salonites, Eftimeos. Barreyesa. Inscribed by the author. The Rape of The Mexican Land Grant Rancho Canada de Capay. Photo available. Capay. Mission Bell Marketing. 1994. 334 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George Steinmetz, Very Best Wishes, "Tim" Eftimeos Salonites". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $225
207945 - Purchase

Salter, Ken. Gold Fever. Signed by the author. San Francisco. 1851. Photo available. Berkeley. Regent Press. 2013. 321 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
201441 - Purchase

Samish, Arthur and Bob Thomas. The Secret Boss of California. The Life and High Times of Art Samish. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1971. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
158262 - Purchase

Samish, Arthur and Bob Thomas. The Secret Boss of California. The Life and High Times of Art Samish. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1971. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173558 - Purchase

Samish, Arthur and Bob Thomas. The Secret Boss of California. The Life and High Times of Art Samish. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1971. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
194179 - Purchase

Samish, Arthur and Bob Thomas. The Secret Boss of California. The Life and High Times of Art Samish. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1971. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
200161 - Purchase

Samish, Arthur and Bob Thomas. The Secret Boss of California. The Life and High Times of Art Samish. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1971. 192 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200818 - Purchase

Samuels, Harold. The Illustrated Biographical Encyclopedia of Artists of the American West. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1976. 549 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
184317 - Purchase

Samuels, Peggy and Harold. Techniques of the Artists of the American West. Photo available. Secaucus. Wellfleet Press. 1990. 252 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Classic painting techniques of all the great Western artists: Bierstadt, Catlin, Dixon, Hill, Johnson, Leigh, Moran, O'Keefe, Remington, Russell, Wyeth, etc. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
186613 - Purchase

Samuels, Peggy. Contemporary Western Artists. New York. Bonanza. 1985. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
147829 - Purchase

Samuels, Peggy. Contemporary Western Artists. Photo available. Washington. Judd Books. 1982. 607 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (several owner stamps on end papers) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
165268 - Purchase

Samuels, Peggy. Contemporary Western Artists. Photo available. Washington. Judd Books. 1982. 607 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
177583 - Purchase

Samuelson, Nancy B. The Dalton Gang Story. Inscribed by the author. Lawmen to Outlaws. Photo available. Eastern. Shooting Star Press. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "28 Set 2001 To: Arthur Moore I hope you enjoy the true story of the Daltons Nancy B. Samuelson". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light stain along edge of cover). $45
191285 - Purchase

San Francisco Chronicle. Old California Missions. Compliments of the San Francisco Chronicle. Photo available. San Francisco. San Francisco Chronicle. c. 1890. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. 22 plates. Important reference work. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Light wear to edges. $125
205913 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
139919 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
161956 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Association. 1989. 291 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
183936 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
191010 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Association. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191931 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210058 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. 289 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212681 - Purchase

Sanborn, Margaret. Yosemite. Its Discovery, Its Wonders & Its People. Signed by the author. Photo available. New York. Random House. 1981. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
167859 - Purchase

Sanchez, Joseph. Spanish Bluecoats: The Catalonia Volunteers in Northwestern New Spain. 1767-1810. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1990. 196 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209563 - Purchase

Sanchez, Nellie Van de Grift. Spanish and Indian Place Names of California. Their Meaning and Their Romance. Photo available. San Francisco. A.M. Robertson. 1930. 343 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208842 - Purchase

Sanders, Helen (ed). X. Beidler Vigilante. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1957. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209199 - Purchase

Sandmeyer, Elmer Clarence. The Anti-Chinese Movement in California. Photo available. Urbana. The University of Illionos Press. 1939. 129 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
207359 - Purchase

Sandoval, John S. The History of Washington Township. Signed by the author. Photo available. Castro Valley. Self published. 1985. 330 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
209528 - Purchase

Sandoval, John S. The Rancho of Don Guillermo. Volume I. The Early Years: 1843-1890. A History of Hayward, Castro Valley and San Lorenzo. Photo available. Hayward. Mt. Eden Historical Publishers. 1991. 362 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
215957 - Purchase

Sandoz, Mari. Crazy Horse. The Strange Man of the Oglalas. A Biography. np. University of Nebraska. 1961. 428 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy. Light wear. $20
109341 - Purchase

Sandoz, Mari. Miss Morissa. Doctor of the Gold Trail. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1955. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
205222 - Purchase

Sandoz, Mari. Old Jules Country. A Selection From Old Jules and Thirty Years of Writing Since the Book Was Published. New York. Hastings House. 1965. 319 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
100858 - Purchase

Sansom, Andrew & William E. Reaves. Of Texas Rivers & Texas Art. Photo available. College Station. Texas A&M University Press. 2017. 157 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
218448 - Purchase

Santos, Robert LeRoy. The Gold Rush of California. A Bibliography of Periodical Articles. Photo available. Turlock. California State University , Stanislaus. 1998. 122 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207110 - Purchase

Sapulding, Edward Selden. Adobe Days Along the Channel. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. np. Self published. 1957. 127 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 1015 copies, No. 717. Signed by the author. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (top edge lightly browned) slip case. $85
206106 - Purchase

Sarf, Wayne Michael. The Little Bighorn Campaign. March - September 1876. Photo available. Cornshohocken. Combined Books. 1993. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
177815 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Galen Clark. Inscribed by the author. Yosemite Guardian. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1964. 88 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Best Yosemite wishes Shirley Sargent". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209509 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Galen Clark. Yosemite Guardian. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 2001. 88 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
195495 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Galen Clark. Yosemite Guardian. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1964. 88 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $50
218050 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. John Muir in Yosemite. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1971. 48 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
211498 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Pioneers in Petticoats. Yosemite's Early Women. 1856-1900. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1966. 80 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Introduction by Francis Farquhar. Illustrated. Fine copy, light coffee cup stain on front panel. $20
159068 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Pioneers in Petticoats. Yosemite's Early Women. 1856-1900. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1966. 80 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Introduction by Francis Farquhar. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198984 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Solomons of the Sierra. In shrink wrap. The Pioneer of the John Muir Trail. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1989. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. As new in shrink wrap. $35
210158 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. The Ahwahnee Hotel. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Park & Curry Co. 1990. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207721 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. The Ahwahnee Hotel. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Park & Curry Co. 1990. 4to. Soft cover thus First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
211119 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. The Ahwahnee Hotel. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Park & Curry Co. 1977. 56 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212126 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Theodore Parker Lukens. Father of Forestry. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1969. 92 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
206210 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite & Its Innkeepers. The Story of a Great Park and its Chief Concessionaires. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1976. 176 pps. 4to. Hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
171265 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite & Its Innkeepers. The Story of a Great Park and its Chief Concessionaires. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1976. 176 pps. 4to. Hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
142390 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite & Its Innkeepers. The Story of a Great Park and its Chief Concessionaires. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1976. 176 pps. 4to. Hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206184 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Historic Wawona. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1987. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
171306 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Historic Wawona. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1997. 80 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
195496 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Historic Wawona. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1979. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
193372 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Historic Wawona. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1979. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207629 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Famous Guests. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1970. 43 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210673 - Purchase

Sargent, Shirley. Yosemite's Famous Guests. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur Press. 1970. 43 pps. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211124 - Purchase

Saroyan, William & Bill Prochnow, Herbert Gold. The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories. Photo available. Covelo. The Yolla Bolly Press. 1984. 290 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color with woodblocks by Bill Prochnow. Important reference work. Limited edition of 220 copies, number 26. Signed by Herbert Gold and Bill Prochnow. Yolla Bolly press card laid in. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $450
206598 - Purchase

Saroyan, William. My Name is Aram. New York. Harcourt, Brace and Co. 1940. 220 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Paper label on spine lightly sunned. $20
110463 - Purchase

Saroyan, William. My Name is Aram. Photo available. New York. Harcourt, Brace and Co. 1940. 220 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color by Don Freeman. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (Book Club blurb glued to end paper) copy in near fine (very light edge wear, spine sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
218347 - Purchase

Sato, Stephen. San Pedro Bay Area. Featuring Long Beach, San Pedro, and Wilmington. Photo available. Chatsworth. Windsor. 1990. 128 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210605 - Purchase

Saul, Eric, Don Denevi. The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, 1906. In shrinkwrap. Photo available. Millbrae. Celestial Arts. 1981. 168 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. In shrink wrap. $30
209945 - Purchase

Saunders, Charles Francis. With the Flowers and Trees in California. Photo available. New York. Robert M. McBride & Co. 1930. 286 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
116361 - Purchase

Saunders, Charles. Mystique of the Missions. Palo Alto. American West Pub. Co. 1974. 112 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $25
101184 - Purchase

Saunders, Richra L. Eloquence from a Silent World. A Descriptive Bibliography of The Published Writings of Dale L. Morgan. Photo available. Salt Lake City. The Caramon Press. 1990. 76 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 274 copies, number 42. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208721 - Purchase

Savage, Candace. Cowgirls. Photo available. Vancouver. Greystone Books. 1996. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189107 - Purchase

Sawyer, Lorenzo. Way Sketches. Containing Incidents of Travel Across the Plains. From St. Joseph to California in 1859. With Letters Describing Life and Conditions in the Gold Region. Photo available. New York. Edward Eberstadt. The Kelmscott Press. 1926. 126 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 385 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
207333 - Purchase

Sawyer, Mark. Early Days. Photographer George Alexander Grant and The Western National Parks. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
186670 - Purchase

Sayer, Chloe. Costumes of Mexico. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189672 - Purchase

Sayers, Isabelle S. Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill's Wild West. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1981. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189794 - Purchase

Scadron, Arlene (ed). On Their Own. Widows and Widowhood in the American Southwest. 1848-1939. Urbana. University of Illinois Press. 1988. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
143315 - Purchase

Scamehorn, Howard (ed). The Buckeye Rovers in the Gold Rush. An Edition of Two Diaries. Athens. Ohio University Press. 1965. 195 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
104360 - Purchase

Schaafsma, Polly. The Rock Art of Utah. A Study from the Donald Scott Collection. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1971. 170 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197018 - Purchase

Schaffer, Jeffrey P. Yosemite National Park. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1987. 274 pps Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218692 - Purchase

Schaffer, Mary T.S. A Hunter of Peace. Mary T.S. Schaffer's Old Indian Trails of the Canadian Rockies. With her Heretofore Unpublished Account. 1911 Expedition to Maligne Lake. Banff. Whyte Foundation. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
154613 - Purchase

Schall, Rebecca. Historic Photos of The Presidio. Photo available. Nashville. Turner. 2006. 206 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210157 - Purchase

Schall, Rebecca. Historical Photos of San Francisco. Photo available. Nashville. Turner. 2006. 206 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203506 - Purchase

Scharlach, Bernice. Big Alma. Inscribed by the author. San Francisco's Alma Spreckels. A Biography. Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall Assoc. 1990. 337 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "For Norman Best wishes Bernice Scharlach". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210399 - Purchase

Scharlach, Bernice. Big Alma. San Francisco's Alma Spreckels. A Biography. Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall Assoc. 1990. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207259 - Purchase

Schell, Hal. Hal Schell's Guide to Cruising California's Delta. Inscribed by the author. The Delta Dawdler's Dream Tour of the Fabulous, 1,000-Mile Waterway. Photo available. Stockton. Self published. 1995. 336 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George Steinmetz Best Wishes Hal Schell". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207928 - Purchase

Schell, Hal. Hal Schell's Guide to Cruising California's Delta. Inscribed by the author. The Delta Dawdler's Dream Tour of the Fabulous, 1,000-Mile Waterway. Photo available. Stockton. Self published. 1995. 336 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Ron Best Wishes, Hal Schell". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $95
219040 - Purchase

Schell, Hal. Hal Schell's Guide to Cruising California's Delta. The Delta Dawdler's Dream Tour of the Fabulous, 1,000-Mile Waterway. Photo available. Stockton. Self published. 1995. 336 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
204776 - Purchase

Schell, Hal. Hal Schell's Guide to Cruising California's Delta. The Delta Dawdler's Dream Tour of the Fabulous, 1,000-Mile Waterway. Photo available. Stockton. Hal Schell. 1995. 336 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (close tear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $85
213228 - Purchase

Schenker, Heath (ed). Picturing California's Other Landscape: Signed by 4 contributors. The Great Central Valley. Photo available. Stockton. The Haggin Museum. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Signed by four of the contributors. Schenker, Datel, Robertson, Preston. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208894 - Purchase

Schenker, Heath (ed). Picturing California's Other Landscape: The Great Central Valley. Stockton. The Haggin Museum. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
139603 - Purchase

Schenker, Heath (ed). Picturing California's Other Landscape: The Great Central Valley. Stockton. The Haggin Museum. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
185736 - Purchase

Scherer, James A.B. "The Lion of the Vigilantes". William T. Coleman and the Life of Old San Francisco. Photo available. Indianapolis. Bobbs-Merrill. 1939. 335 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203788 - Purchase

Scherer, James A.B. The First Forty-Niner and the Story of the Golden Tea-Caddy. Photo available. New York. Minton, Balch & Company. 1925. 127 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212178 - Purchase

Scherer, James. Thirty-First Star. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1942. 371 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208687 - Purchase

Schilling, August. Our Golden Jubilee. Presented to Carl I. Wheat. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1931. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. From Carl I. Wheat's library. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (slight offsetting to end papers) in near fine slip case. $75
208079 - Purchase

Schimmel, Julie. The West Explored. The Gerald Peters Collection of Western American Art. Photo available. Santa Fe. Gerald Peters Gallery. 1988. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189685 - Purchase

Schindler, Harold. Orrin Porter Rockwell. Man of God Son of Thunder. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1983. 417 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy (light shelf wear, minor underscoring, notes) in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
215917 - Purchase

Schiwetz, E.M. "Buck". The Schiwetz Legacy. An Artist's Tribute to Texas, 1910-1971. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1972. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (a couple of marks on the front panel). $30
184626 - Purchase

Schiwetz, E.M. & Walter Prescott Webb. Buck Schiwetz' Texas. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1960. 134 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. John Haskell Kemble (prominent historian) book plate Fine copy in lightly rubbed, scratched dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202785 - Purchase

Schlebecker, John T. Cattle Raising on The Plains. 1900-1961. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1963. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179660 - Purchase

Schlegel, Dorothy M. Gem Stones of the United States. Photo available. Washington. Government Printing Office. 1957. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine (light underscoring). $25
183281 - Purchase

Schlicke, Carl. General George Wright. Guardian of the Pacific Coast. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner blind stamp) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
145420 - Purchase

Schlissel, Lillian. Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey. Photo available. New York. Schocken Books. 2004. 278 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191886 - Purchase

Schmitt, Dave N. & David B. Madsen. Camels Back Cave. University of Utah Anthropological Papers Number 125. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 2005. 281 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
194905 - Purchase

Schmitz, Anne-Marie. In Search of Steinbeck. Inscribed by the author. Slip case. Photo available. Los Altos. Hermes Publications. 1978. 31 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Wayne Garcia, photographs by Richard S. Mayer. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1200 copies, number 1150. Signed and inscribed by the author to the illustrator "To Carlos, with my best regards. Ann-Marie Schmitz". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $100
207658 - Purchase

Schmitz, Anne-Marie. In Search of Steinbeck. Signed by the author. Slip case. Photo available. Los Altos. Hermes Publications. 1978. 31 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Wayne Garcia, photographs by Richard S. Mayer. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1200 copies, number 197. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $100
208194 - Purchase

Schneider, Barbara. Heritage of Our Territory. Santa Fe Hunt Book. Photo available. San Diego. Self published. 1975. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210670 - Purchase

Schneider, Jimmie. Quicksilver. The Complete History of Santa Clara County's New Almaden Mine. Photo available. San Jose. Zella Schneider. 1992. 178 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
217480 - Purchase

Schoenherr, Steven. Chula Vista Centennial. 1911-2011. A Century of People and Progress. Photo available. Chula Vista. City of Chula Vista. 2011. 228 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
213339 - Purchase

Schoeppner, Robert F. & Robert J. Chandler. California Vignettes. Brand Book 1. Photo available. San Francisco. San Francisco Corral of The Westerners. 1996. 105 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209293 - Purchase

Schreier, Konrad F., Jr. (ed). Brand Book Seventeen. The Los Angeles Corral of the Westerners. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Westerners. 1986. 199 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210526 - Purchase

Schrepfer, Susan R. The Fight to Save the Redwoods. A History of Environmental Reform, 1917-1978. Photo available. Madison. University of Wisconsin Press. 1983. 339 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209589 - Purchase

Schubert, John C. Guerneville Early Days. Inscribed by the author. A History of the Lower Russian River. Photo available. Guerneville. Self published. 1997. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Hart and Mary Jo A little slice of history about a little town Read... Enjoy! John 7 March 1998". Fine copy. $175
211383 - Purchase

Schubert, John C. Guerneville. Early Days. Signed by the author. A History of the Lower Russian River. Photo available. Guerneville. Self published. 1997. 289 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
207005 - Purchase

Schuck, Oscar T. Bench and Bar (in) California. History, Anecdotes, Reminiscences. 3 volumes. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. The Occident Printing House. 1887, 1888, 1889. 140, 303 + index, 543 + index pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed boards. First edition. Three volumes. Important reference work. Very rare in three volumes. Fine set. $450
208164 - Purchase

Schulmerich, Alma. Josie Pearl. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Deseret Book Company. 1963. 273 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203768 - Purchase

Schultz, James Willard. My Life as an Indian. Photo available. Mineola. Dover Publications. 1997. 302 pps. + ads. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210332 - Purchase

Schultz, James Willard. The Trail of the Spanish Horse. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1960. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Lorence Bjorklund. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
217258 - Purchase

Schumacher, Genny (ed). Deepest Valley. Guide to Owens Valley and Its Mountain Lakes, Roadsides and Trails. San Francisco. Sierra Club. 1963. 208 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Includes supplement. Fine copy. $20
114500 - Purchase

Schwantes, Carlos A. In Mountain Shadows. A History of Idaho. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1991. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
177732 - Purchase

Schwantes, Carlos Arnaldo. Long Day's Journey. The Steamboat & Stagecoach Era in the Northern West. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1999. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
187894 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Berkeley 1900. Daily Life at the Turn of the Century. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB. 2000. 312 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
188282 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Berkeley 1900. Daily Life at the Turn of the Century. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB. 2000. 312 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193575 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Berkeley 1900. Daily Life at the Turn of the Century. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB. 2000. 312 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
209698 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Earthquake Exodus, 1906. Inscribed by the author. . Berkeley Responds to the San Francisco Refugees. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB. 2005. 147 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George Richard Steinmetz 12/9/6 Contra Costa Historic Society Lunch". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209940 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Earthquake Exodus, 1906. Signed by the author. Berkeley Responds to the San Francisco Refugees. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB. 2005. 147 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209939 - Purchase

Schwartz, Richard. Eccentrics, Heroes, and Cutthroats of Old Berkeley. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Berkeley. RSB Books. 2007. 244 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To George Best regards Richard Schwartz 03/08/08". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
209616 - Purchase

Scott, Ed. San Diego County Soldier-Pioneers. 1846-1866. Photo available. San Diego. San Diego Bicentennial Project. 1976. 174 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207618 - Purchase

Scott, Edward. The Saga of Lake Tahoe. A Complete Documentation of Lake Tahoe's Development Over the Last One Hundred Years. Photo available. Crystal Bay. Sierra-Tahoe Pub. Co. 1957. 519 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard covers. Revisesd first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Large, folding map in rear. Fine copy. $75
217737 - Purchase

Scott, Edward. The Saga of Lake Tahoe. A Complete Documentation of Lake Tahoe's Development Over the Last One Hundred Years. Photo available. Crystal Bay. Sierra-Tahoe Pub. Co. 1957. 519 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard covers. Revisesd first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Large, folding map in rear. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $75
219124 - Purchase

Scott, Edward. The Saga of Lake Tahoe. A Complete Documentation of Lake Tahoe's Development Over the Last One Hundred Years. Photo available. Crystal Bay. Sierra-Tahoe Pub. Co. 1980. 517 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Large folding map in rear. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
216504 - Purchase

Scott, Edward. The Saga of Lake Tahoe. Volume II. A Definitive Pictorial Documentation of Lake Tahoe's Development Over the Last One Hundred and Twenty-Five Years. Photo available. Crystal Bay. Sierra-Tahoe Pub. Co. 1973. 528 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Brown cloth. Stated second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
197744 - Purchase

Scott, Edwin. California to Oregon. By Trail, Steamboat, Stagecoach and Train. 1850-1887. Photo available. Pasadena. Pasadena City College. 1976. 143 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207545 - Purchase

Scott, James & Tom Tolley. Historic Photos of Sacramento. Inscribed by the authors. Photo available. Nashville. Turner. 2007. 204 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
200570 - Purchase

Scott, James. Sacramento's Gold Rush Saloons. El Dorado in a Shot Glass. Photo available. Charleston. History Press. 2014. 156 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
200805 - Purchase

Scott, Tweed & Kinky Friedman. Texas in Her Own Words. Inscribed by the author. As Told to Tweed Scott. Photo available. Victoria. Redbud Publishing. 2006. 263 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Richard, Send the boys Back! Texas Forever! Tweed Scott". Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
210227 - Purchase

Scott, Winfield Townley. The Man with the Calabash Pipe. Oliver La Farge. Boston. Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1966. 246 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
107124 - Purchase

Scovel, Doris. The Fortune Seekers. Tales of California From History and Folklore. Photo available. Fresno. Pioneer Publishing. 1981. 256 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207051 - Purchase

Scully, Vincent. Pueblo Architecture of The Southwest. A Photographic Essay. Photo available. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum of Western Art. 1971. 97 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193692 - Purchase

Scurlock, William (ed). The Book of Buckskinning III. Photo available. Texarkana. Rebel Publishing. Muzzleloader Magazine. 1985. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189940 - Purchase

Scurlock, William (ed). The Book of Buckskinning V. Photo available. Texarkana. Rebel Publishing. Muzzleloader Magazine. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189939 - Purchase

Scurlock, William (ed). The Book of Buckskinning. Photo available. Texarkana. Rebel Publishing. Muzzleloader Magazine. 1982. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189938 - Purchase

Scwartz, Henry. Kit Carson's Long Walk. And Other True Tales of Old San Diego. Photo available. La Mesa. Associated Creative Writers. 1980. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
205207 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Daughters of the West. Photo available. Hayden. Wessanne Pub. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
184956 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Soiled Doves. Prostitution in the Early West. Photo available. Hayden. Wesanne. 1994. 173 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191179 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Soiled Doves. Signed by the author. Prostitution in the Early West. Photo available. Hayden. Wesanne. 1994. 173 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210041 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Women of the Sierra. Photo available. Lakeport. Wesanne. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
166834 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Women of the Sierra. Photo available. Lakeport. Wesanne. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
187634 - Purchase

Seagraves, Anne. Women of the Sierra. Photo available. Lakeport. Wesanne. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190837 - Purchase

Seagraves, Wes. Beautiful Lake County. Photo available. Lakeport. Shearer/Graphic. Wesanne. nd. 78 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
215082 - Purchase

Seaman, N.G. Indian Relics of the Pacific Northwest. Portland. Binfords & Mort. 1956. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $25
189731 - Purchase

Secrest, Clark. Hell's Belles. Prostitution, Vice, and Crime in Early Denver. With a Biography of Sam Howe, Frontier Lawman. Photo available. Boulder. University Press of Colorado. 2002. 353 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
198693 - Purchase

Secrest, William. California Disasters. 1800-1900. Firsthand Accounts of Fires, Shipwrecks, Floods, Epidemics, Earthquakes and other California Tragedies. Sanger. Wind Dancer. 2006. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner blind stamp). $20
146120 - Purchase

Secrest, William. California Disasters. 1800-1900. Firsthand Accounts of Fires, Shipwrecks, Floods, Epidemics, Earthquakes and other California Tragedies. Photo available. Sanger. Wind Dancer. 2006. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189299 - Purchase

Secrest, William. Dangerous Trails. Five Desperadoes of the Old West Coast. Photo available. Stillwater. Barbed Wire Press. 1995. 269 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208153 - Purchase

Secrest, William. Perilous Trails, Dangerous Men. Early California Stagecoach Robbers and their Desperate Careers. 1856-1900. Clovis. Quill Driver. 2001. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
159532 - Purchase

Secrest, William. Perilous Trails, Dangerous Men. Early California Stagecoach Robbers and their Desperate Careers. 1856-1900. Photo available. Clovis. Quill Driver. 2002. 259 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210006 - Purchase

Secrest, William. The Great Yosemite Hold-Ups. The Last Stagecoach Robberies on the Road to Yosemite and How One of the Events was Actually Photographed. Photo available. Fresno. Saga-West Pub. 1973. 37 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211702 - Purchase

Secrist, Clarence W. Secreist's Simplified Identification Guide to Stone Relics of The American Indian. Photo available. Deerfield. Self published. nd. 4to. Soft cover. Third edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
189807 - Purchase

Secrist, Dave. Long Winding Trails. Inscribed by the author. 4,434,174 Miles on the Back of a Horse. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 2009. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated by Jerry King. Inscribed by the author "To honor Robert 'Bob' Thomas his lifetime 110,750 mile horseback ride. Dave Secrist". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
193190 - Purchase

Sedelmayr, Jacobo & Peter Masten Dunne (trans.). Jacobo Sedelmayr. Missionary, Frontiersman, Explorer in Arizona and Sonora. Four Original Manuscript Narratives. 1744-1791. Photo available. np. Arizona Pioneers' Historic Society. 1955. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206390 - Purchase

See, Lisa. On Gold Mountain (Chinese in California). Photo available. New York. St. Martins Press. 1995. 394 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
195580 - Purchase

Seelye, John (ed). Bret Harte, Mark Twain, Bierce, Wister, Remington, Crane, Norris, other. Stories of The Old West. Tales of the Mining Camp, Cavalry Troop, & Cattle Ranch. Norman. University of Oklahoma. 1994. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
136697 - Purchase

Selcer, Richard F. Hell's Half Acre. The Life and Legend of a Red-Light District. Photo available. Fort Worth. Texas Christian University Press. 1991. 364 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
206920 - Purchase

Sellars, Richard West. Preserving Nature in the National Parks. A History. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1997. Octavo. Hard cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
171245 - Purchase

Senan, Jose, Lesley Byrd Simpson & Paul Nathan. The Letters of Jose Senan, O.F.M. Mission San Buenaventura. 1796-1823. Photo available. Ventura. San Francisco. The Ventura County Historical Society. John Howell Books. 1962. 174 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Folding map. Limited edition of 100 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $50
205837 - Purchase

Servin, Manuel P. Southern California and Its University. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1969. 319 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light sunning to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206585 - Purchase

Seton, Ernest Thompson. Monarch The Big Bear. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners Sons. 1904. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $95
207961 - Purchase

Settle, Glen A. Bears-Borax and Gold. Photo available. Rosemond. Kern County Historic Society. 1965. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207169 - Purchase

Settle, Glen A. (ed). Lancaster Celebrates a Century. 1884 - 1984 (California). Photo available. Lancaster. Centennial Committee of the City of Lancaster. 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
186697 - Purchase

Settle, Raymond W. & Mary Lund. Saddles and Spurs. Saga of The Pony Express. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1972. 217 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213686 - Purchase

Settle, Raymond W. & Mary Lund. Saddles and Spurs. Saga of The Pony Express. Photo available. Harrisburg. Stackpole Company. 1955. 217 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206142 - Purchase

Setzler, Grady. Another Wilderness Conquered. Inscribed by the author. An Informal History of Blyth and Palo Verde Valley, California. Photo available. np. Palo Verde Times. 1967. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Edith and ? Conner, Two of my favorite people. It is a real privilege to scribble in the books. Its been nearly 40 years, we've spent in Blythe, Together. Sincerely Gardy Stezler". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small tape remnants on end papers). in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
208340 - Purchase

Severson, Thor. Sacramento. An Illustrated History. 1839 to 1874. From Sutter's Fort to Capital City. Photo available. Sacramento. California Historical Society. 1987. 207 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204721 - Purchase

Severson, Thor. Sacramento. Inscribed by the author. An Illustrated History. 1839 to 1874. From Sutter's Fort to Capital City. Photo available. Sacramento. California Historical Society. 1987. 207 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For George Steinmetz; With best wishes and in the hope you enjoy this narrative. Thor Severson - 1973". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210161 - Purchase

Shaff, Howard. Six Wars At a Time. The Life and Times of Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor of Mount Rushmore. Photo available. Sioux Falls. The Center for Western Studies. 1986. 379 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
198539 - Purchase

Shaff, Howard. Six Wars At a Time. The Life and Times of Gutzon Borglum, Sculptor of Mount Rushmore. Photo available. Sioux Falls. The Center for Western Studies. 1985. 379 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199544 - Purchase

Shaffer, Harry E. A Garden Grows in Eden. The Centennial Story of San Leandro. Photo available. San Leandro. San Leandro Historical-Centennial Committee. 1972. 234 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies, number 431. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209474 - Purchase

Shalkop, Robert L. Arroyo Hondo. The Folk Art of a New Mexican Village. Photo available. Colorado Springs. The Taylor Museum. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189840 - Purchase

Shally, Dorothy. Scotty's Castle. Death Valley's Fabulous Showplace. Photo available. Yosemite. Flying Spur. 1973. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189949 - Purchase

Shanks, Ralph. Guardians of the Golden Gate. Inscribed by the author. Lighthouses and Lifeboat Stations of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Petaluma. Costano. 1990. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Glen & Carrie, In memory of your first date. Best wishes! Ralph Shanks & Lisa Wood Shanks". Fine copy (inscription). $35
214505 - Purchase

Shanks, Ralph. Guardians of the Golden Gate. Lighthouses and Lifeboat Stations of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Petaluma. Costano. 1990. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
176967 - Purchase

Shanks, Ralph. Guardians of the Golden Gate. Lighthouses and Lifeboat Stations of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Petaluma. Costano. 1990. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191973 - Purchase

Shanks, Ralph. Guardians of the Golden Gate. Lighthouses and Lifeboat Stations of San Francisco Bay. Photo available. Petaluma. Costano. 1990. 318 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
194045 - Purchase

Shanks, Ralph. Lighthouses and Lifeboats of the Redwood Coast. Photo available. San Anselmo. Costano. 1978. 256 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
205874 - Purchase

Shapiro, Joel "Doc". Breaking the Shot. Inscribed by the author. A Cowboy Action Shooting Practice Guide. Photo available. Rancho Cordova. K&D. 2003. 126 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For G. Springer Wills Doc 6/11/05". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
203878 - Purchase

Sharfman, Dr. I. Harold. "Nothing Left to Commemorate." Story of the Pioneer Jews of Jackson, Amador County. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1969. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light edge chipping) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163295 - Purchase

Sharp, Dallas. Where Rolls the Oregon (inscribed by author). Boston. Houghton Mifflin & Company. 1985. 204 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Inscribed by the authors. Limited edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
170919 - Purchase

Shaskey, Florian (ed). Hand Bookbinding in California. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1994. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209267 - Purchase

Shaw, Eva. The Sun Never Sets. The Influence of the British on Early Southern California. Contributions of the English, Scottish, Welsh and Canadians. Irvine. Dickens Press. 2004. 177 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
116802 - Purchase

Shaw, Renata. A Century of Photographs. 1846-1946. Selected from the Collections of the Library of Congress. Washington. Library of Congress. 1980. 211 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name, end paper) in very good, faded dust jacket (in mylar). $25
107552 - Purchase

Shay, John C. Twenty Years in the Backwoods of California. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Boston. The Roxburgh Publishing Co. 1923. 142 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "John C. Shay 877 San Rafael Dr. Los Angeles". Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $200
207736 - Purchase

Sheafer, Silvia Anne. Gold Rush Women. Lively, Sometimes Violent Tales of the Extraordinary Women Who Came to California in the 1800's. Photo available. Carlsbad. Historical California. 1979. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
186391 - Purchase

Sheafer, Silvia Anne. Women of the West. Photo available. Reading. Addison-Wesley. 1978. Octavo. Hardcover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
192219 - Purchase

Shearer, Frederick. The Pacific Tourist. Illustrated Trans-Continental Guide of Travel From the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.... New York. Bounty Books. 1970 (1884). 379 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
105183 - Purchase

Shearer, Frederick. The Pacific Tourist. Illustrated Trans-Continental Guide of Travel From the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.... New York. Bounty Books. 1970 (1884). 379 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
178844 - Purchase

Shebl, James. Weber! The American Adventure of Captain Charles M. Weber. Photo available. Lodi. San Joaquin Historic Society. 1993. 171 pps. + index. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207407 - Purchase

Shefflin, Joel (ed). San Francisco and Vicinity The Great Earthquake. Photo available. Berkeley. Frisco Books. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211277 - Purchase

Shelton, William Fredric. Baling Dust. Signed by the author. Photo available. Walnut Grove. Camp House Press. 1984. 140 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203425 - Purchase

Shepard, Michael Alan (compiler). News of The Day. Sacramento Pioneer Association. Volume One 1854 to 1859. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Pioneer Association. 2015. 324 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212520 - Purchase

Shepherd, Sandra Brubaker. California Heartland. A Pictorial History and Tour Guide of Eight Northern California Counties; Yuba, Sutter, Colusa, Glenn, Butte, Nevada, Sierra, Plumas. Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall Associates. 1993. 183 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
194503 - Purchase

Shepperson, Wilbur S. Mirage-Land. Images of Nevada. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1992. 190 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
209996 - Purchase

Sherburne, John P. & Mary McDougall Gordon (ed). Through Indian Country to California. John P. Sherburne's Diary of The Whipple Expedition, 1853-1854. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1988. 285 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
213818 - Purchase

Sherman, General William T. & Joseph A. Sullivan. Recollections of California. 1846-1861. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1945. 147 pps 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Facsimiles tipped-in. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $44
207242 - Purchase

Sherman, James. Ghost Towns of Arizona. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1977. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
196088 - Purchase

Sherman, James. Ghost Towns of Arizona. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $30
202711 - Purchase

Sherman, John. Santa Fe. A Pictorial History. Photo available. Norfolk. Donning. 1983. 216 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
192344 - Purchase

Sherman, Lt. W.T. The California Gold Fields in 1848. Two Letters from Lt. W.T. Sherman, U.S.A. Photo available. np. Frederick W. Beinecke. Christmas, 1964. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Letters in facsimile, with accompanying text. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies, number 15. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in envelope. $30
207598 - Purchase

Shields, Scott A. Artists at Continent's End. The Monterey Peninsula Art Colony, 1875-1907. Photo available. Sacramento. Berkeley. Crocker Art Museum. University of California. 2006. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207935 - Purchase

Shiels, Bob. Calgary. A Not Too Solemn Look at Calgary's First 100 Years. Photo available. Calgary. The Calgary Herald. 1974. 208 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
208382 - Purchase

Shine, Steven Martin. Early Years to Golden Years in Rio Vista. Photo available. Vallejo. Victoria Books. 1978. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206710 - Purchase

Shine, Steven Martin. Early Years to Golden Years on Rio Vista. Photo available. Vallejo. Victoria Books. 1978. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
210029 - Purchase

Shinn, Charles Howard. Historical Sketches of Southern Alameda County. Photo available. Oakland. GRT Publishing. 1991. 158 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199650 - Purchase

Shinn, Charles Howard. Historical Sketches of Southern Alameda County. Photo available. Oakland. Alameda County Historic Society. 1991. 158 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
210003 - Purchase

Shipley, Dr. William C. Tales of Sonoma County. County History. Photo available. Santa Rosa. The Sonoma County Historical Society. 1965. 159 pps. 4to. Spiral bound. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $45
187709 - Purchase

Shipley, Dr. William C. Tales of Sonoma County. Reflections of a Golden Age. Photo available. Santa Rosa. The Sonoma County Historical Society. 2000. 160 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207837 - Purchase

Shirley, Dame (Mrs. Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe & Thomas Russell. The Shirley Letters from California Mines. Signed by publisher, limited edition. Being a Series of Twenty-Three Letters from Dame Shirley to her Sister in Massachusetts. Photo available. San Francisco. Thomas C. Russell. 1922. 350 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with hand-colored plates. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies, number 306. Signed "Thomas Russell". Very rare in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $750
206147 - Purchase

Shirley, Gayle. More than Petticoats. Remarkable Colorado Women. Photo available. Guilford. Twodot. 2002. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
162145 - Purchase

Shirley, Glenn. Belle Starr and Her Times. The Literature, The Facts, and The Legends. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1982. 324 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine lettering faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204762 - Purchase

Shirley, Glenn. Buckskin Joe. Being the Unique and Vivid Memoirs of Edward Jonathan Hoyt. Hunter-Trapper, Scout, Soldier, Showman, Frontiersman, and Friend of the Indians. 1840-1918. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1988. 194 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190865 - Purchase

Shirley, Glenn. Law West of Fort Smith. A History of Frontier Justice in the Indian Terriotry, 1834-1896. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1968. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211754 - Purchase

Shirley, Glenn. Pawnee Bill. A Biography of Major Gordon W. Lillie. White Chief of the Pawnees. Wild West Showman, Last of the Land Boomers. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1965. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Ex-libris (no external markings, just a pocket and stamp in end paper). $20
131620 - Purchase

Shoemaker, Floyd C. The State Historical Society of Missouri. A Semicentennial History. Photo available. Columbia. Self published. 1948. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137905 - Purchase

Short, Wayne. The Cheechakows... Inscribed by the author. Adventures of an American Family who Moved to Alaska... Photo available. New York. Random House. 1966. 245 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To: The Bob Livezeys, the best wishes from the author - Wayne Short Sept 6, 1968 Baranof, Alaska". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
191597 - Purchase

Shriner, Herk. Thunder Up The Creek. Signed by the author. To-Mo-Kus Waket-Awl-Wa-Mem. The Story of the Bridge Gulch Massacred. Ruin River Series, Volume I. Photo available. Weaverville. Ruin River Publisher. 1996. 248 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $125
215946 - Purchase

Shuck, Oscar T. Historical Abstract of San Francisco. Volume I. (other volumes never published). Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1897. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in custom clam shell box. $200
206420 - Purchase

Shuck, Oscar T. (ed). Representative and Leading Men of The Pacific: Being Original Sketches of the Lives and Characters of the Principal Men, Living and Deceased, of the Pacific States and Territories... Photo available. San Francisco. Bacon and Company. 1870. 702 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
209500 - Purchase

Shulman, Todd L. Murder and Mayhem in the Napa Valley. Photo available. Charleston. History Press. 2012. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
194314 - Purchase

Shuman, John A. III. Warman's Native American Collectibles. A Price Guide & Historical Reference. Photo available. Iola. Krause Pub. 1998. 176 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198134 - Purchase

Shumate, Albert & Kevin Starr. The Notorious I.C. Woods of the Adams Express. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1986. 144 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Brad Casoly With best wishes for a fine Westerner Al Shumate". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193387 - Purchase

Shumate, Albert (ed). Vignettes in California Medicine. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1977. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209259 - Purchase

Shumate, Albert , M.D. ECV News. From the Miners. 1856-1860. Inscribed by the author. Clampers. E. Clampus Vitus. Photo available. San Francisco. The Zamorano Club. The Roxburghe Club. 1960. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For John Swingle - A great bookman - Sincerely Albuquerque. Schumate". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207164 - Purchase

Shumate, Albert M.D. & Francis P. Farquhar. The Life of George Henry Goddard. Artist Architect Surveyor, and Map Maker. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1969. 11 pps. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Large (Approx. 32" x 26") Goddard Map in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in original mailer. $30
207597 - Purchase

Shumate, Albert. The Stormy Life of Major Wm. Gouverneur Morris in California and Alaska. Photo available. San Francisco. The California Historical Society. 1993. 137 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193432 - Purchase

Shumate, Alfred. Historic Mining Certificates. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1954. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $125
209239 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert (ed). Early California Firehouses. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1961. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209250 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert (ed). Homes of California Authors. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1967. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209242 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert (ed). Resorts of California. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1957. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209230 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. Boyhood Days. Ygnacio Villegas' Reminiscences of California in the 1850s (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1983. 96 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. vs Fine copy. $30
209551 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. Captain A.A. Ritchie. California Pioneer. Inscribed by the author. An Account of His Life, Family and Ranchos. Photo available. San Francisco. Society of California Pioneers. 1991. 87 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For George Steinmetz With very best wishes Albert Shumate 1/24/92". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207188 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. Francisco Pacheco of Pacheco Pass. Signed by the author. Photo available. Stockton. University of the Pacific . 1977. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
207613 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. James F. Curtis. Vigilante. Photo available. San Francisco. The San Francisco Corral of the Westerners. 1988. 38 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193467 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. James F. Curtis. Vigilante. Photo available. San Francisco. The San Francisco Corral of the Westerners. 1988. 38 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
212202 - Purchase

Shumate, Dr. Albert. The Dictation of Mariano Malarin. Inscribed by the author. Whose Life Spanned Two Cultures. Photo available. np. De Anza College. California History Center. 1980. 37 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Denis (?) with best wishes, Albuquerque. Shumate". Fine copy. $30
208007 - Purchase

Shumway, Nina Paul. Your Desert and Mine. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1960. 322 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
217386 - Purchase

Shumway, Wallace Loral & Bruce Wayne Shumway. Recollections of Wallace Loral Shumway. Photo available. Murrells Inlet. Self published. 2016. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
215314 - Purchase

Shutes, Milton Henry, M.D. A History of the Alameda County Medical Association. Photo available. Berkeley. The Alameda County Medical Association. 1947. 137 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207041 - Purchase

Sibley, Robert (ed). The Romance of The University of California. Photo available. Berkeley. California Alumni Assoc. 1932. 63 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
197861 - Purchase

Sibley, Robert and Carol. California Pilgrimage. Inscribed by the authors. A Treasury of Tradition Lore and Laughter. Photo available. np. Self published. 1952. 201 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors "with cordial greetings from Robert & Carol Sibley". Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
209575 - Purchase

Siefkin, David. Meet Me at The St. Francis. In shrink wrap. The First Seventy-Five Years of a Great San Francisco Hotel (1904-1979). Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1992. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. As new in shrink wrap. $40
207503 - Purchase

Siefkin, David. Meet Me at The St. Francis. The First Seventy-Five Years of a Great San Francisco Hotel (1904-1979). Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1992. 96 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (presentation book plate). $25
208954 - Purchase

Siegel, Robert. United States 19th Century Clipper Chip Cards at Public Auction. Photo available. New York. Robert Siegel Auction Galleries. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Prices realized laid in. Fine copy. $30
208851 - Purchase

Sikorsky, Robert. Fool's Gold. The Facts, Myths and Legends of the Lost Dutchman Mine and the Superstition Mountains. Phoenix. Golden West. 1983. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
130746 - Purchase

Sikorsky, Robert. Fools' Gold. The Facts, Myths and Legends of the Lost Dutchman Mine and the Superstition Mountains. Photo available. Phoenix. Golden West. 1983. 143 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
205033 - Purchase

Silka, Henry P. San Pedro. A Pictorial History. Photo available. San Pedro. San Pedro Bay Historical Society. 1984. 128 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
192923 - Purchase

Sillo, Terry. Excerpts from Southern California's Architectural Heritage. Photo available. Pasadena. Gallery Productions. 1976. 111 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210152 - Purchase

Silver, Sue. Pieces of the Past. Folsom Fables. People, Landmarks, Events & Bits of the Past from Folsom, California. Photo available. Folsom. Victorian Secrets. 1995. 89 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211386 - Purchase

Silvera, Katherine M. Baja California Bibliography. 1965-1966. A Supplement. Photo available. La Jolla. Friends of University of California, San Diego. 1968. 42 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
207373 - Purchase

Silverman, Ruth & Herb Caen. San Francisco Observed. A Photographic Portfolio from 1850 to the Present. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210071 - Purchase

Simmons, Virginia McConnell. Bayou Salado. The Story of South Park. Photo available. Colorado Springs. Century One Press. 1966. 275 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light crease on front panel). $20
211188 - Purchase

Simmons, Virginia McConnell. The San Luis Valley. Land of the Six-Armed Cross. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett Pub. 1979. 193 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
203436 - Purchase

Simonds, Wiliam Day. Starr King in California. Photo available. San Francisco. Paul Elder and Company. 1917. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Thomas Wayne Norris book plate. $30
212176 - Purchase

Simpkinson, Francis Guillemard & Captain Edward Belcher. H.M.S. Sulphur at California, 1837 and 1839. Being the Accounts of Midshipman Francis Guillemard Simpkinson and Captain Edward Belcher Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1969. 70 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 450 copies. Fine copy. $30
209049 - Purchase

Simpson, Charles & E.R. Jackman. Blazing Forest Trails. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1967. 384 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the authors. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
212495 - Purchase

Simpson, John Warfield. Dam! Water, Power, Politics, and Preservation in Hetch Hetchy and Yosemite National Park. Photo available. New York. Pantheon. 2005. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191587 - Purchase

Simpson, Lesley Byrd. Branciforte. An Early Ghost Town in California. Photo available. San Francisco. Harry W. Porte. 1935. 12 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $95
212111 - Purchase

Simpson, Peter (ed). City of Dreams. A Guide to Port Townsend. Photo available. Port Townsend. Bay Press. 1986. 330 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
204307 - Purchase

Sinoto, Yosihiko H. Chronology of Hawaiian Fishhooks. Photo available. Wellington. The Polynesian Society. nd. c. 1950s. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on cover) copy. $75
197266 - Purchase

Sioli, P. (compiler). Historical Souvenir of El Dorado County, California. Sesquicentennial Reprint. With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of it Prominent Men & Pioneers. County History. Photo available. Georgetown [Oakland]. Cedar Ridge Pub. [1883]. 272 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
203361 - Purchase

Sitton, Tom & Doyce Nunis. The Development of Los Angeles City Government. 2 vols. new in shrink wrap. An Institutional History, 1850-2000. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles City Historic Society. 2007. 4tos. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Two volumes. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies, new in shrinkwrap. $150
208086 - Purchase

Sizer, Mona D. Texas Politicians. Good 'n' Bad. Photo available. Plano. Republic of Texas Press. 2002. 238 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (remainder mark on fore edge). $20
196523 - Purchase

Skolnick, Sharon. Dreams of Tamalpais. Guide to a California Legend. Photo available. San Francisco. Last Gasp of San Francisco. 1989. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $25
202729 - Purchase

Slatta, Richard W. The Cowboy Encyclopedia. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton. 1996. 476 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
202788 - Purchase

Slaughter, Thomas. Exploring Lewis and Clark. Reflections on Men and Wilderness. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2002. 231 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
108018 - Purchase

Sloan, Dorothy. The Henry H. Clifford Collection. Part Three. California Pictorial Letter Sheets. To be Sold at Auction. Photo available. Austin. Dorothy Sloan Rare Books. 1994. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Invitation, absentee bid sheet, postcard laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
205866 - Purchase

Sloan, Dorothy. The Henry H. Clifford Collection. Part Two. California and The West. To be Sold at Auction. Photo available. Austin. Dorothy Sloan Rare Books. 1994. Folio. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Invitation, absentee bid sheet, postcard laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
209288 - Purchase

Sloan, Dorothy. Women in the Cattle Country. Catalog Three. Photo available. Austin. Dorothy Sloan - Books. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193446 - Purchase

Sloane, Eric. Eric Sloane's Almanac and Weather Forecaster. Photo available. New York. Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1957. 169 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
193769 - Purchase

Sloat, Commodore John D. Conquest of California. Capture of Sonoma by Bear Flag Men. June 14, 1946. Raising the American Flag in Monterey. Photo available. Santa Rosa. Sonoma Democrat Publishing Company. 1896. 34 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
212340 - Purchase

Smilie, Robert. The Sonoma Mission. San Francisco Solano de Sonoma. The Founding, Ruin & Restoration of California's 21st Mission. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1975. 149 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208829 - Purchase

Smith, Charles H. The Transcription of The Diary of William Wiggin Smith. By His Son in 1941-1942. Photo available. Antioch. The Antioch Historic Society. 2010. 140 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare, Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206285 - Purchase

Smith, Cornelius C., Jr. Fort Huachuca. The Story of a Frontier Post. Photo available. Fort Huachuca. Self published. 1978. 417 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Large, folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
218981 - Purchase

Smith, Dean (ed). Arizona Highways Album. The Road to Statehood. 1912. Photo available. Phoenix. Arizona Highways. 1987. 176 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
192164 - Purchase

Smith, Don R. From Stage Stop to Friendly Community "A History of Linden". Photo available. Linden. Odd Fellows Lodge No. 102. 1976. 182 pps. Octavo. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy. $35
208549 - Purchase

Smith, Duane A. The Birth of Colorado. A Civil War Perspective. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1989. 268 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212542 - Purchase

Smith, Duane. A Visit With the Tomboy Bride. Harriet Backus & Her Friends. Photo available. Montrose. Western Reflections. 2003. 140 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211322 - Purchase

Smith, Dwight L. (ed). The American and Canadian West. A Bibliography. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Oxford. American Bibliographical Center. 1979. 558 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
186129 - Purchase

Smith, Esther Ruth & Oscar Lewis. The History of Del Norte County, California. Limited edition. Including the Story of Its Pioneers with Many of their Personal Narratives. Photo available. Oakland. Holmes Book Company. 1953. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
204028 - Purchase

Smith, Frances Rand. The Mission of San Antonio de Padua (California). Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1932. 108 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208084 - Purchase

Smith, G. Hubert. Like-a-Fishhook Village and Fort Berthold. Garrison Reservoir, North Dakota. Photo available. Washington. National Park Service. 1972. 196 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
187890 - Purchase

Smith, Gail Vinje. The Picture History of Balboa Island. 1906-1981. A Celebration of the Diamond Jubilee. Photo available. Newport Beach. Balboa Island Heritage. 1981. 136 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209839 - Purchase

Smith, Genny (ed). Sierra East. Edge of the Great Basin. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2000. 489 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208579 - Purchase

Smith, Gerald. The Historical Diego Sepulveda Adobe of Yucaipa. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Summer & Spring, 1974. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209227 - Purchase

Smith, Grant H. The History of the Comstock Lode. 1850-1920. Photo available. Reno. Nevada State Bureau of Mines. 1943. 297 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light sunning to covers). $50
208738 - Purchase

Smith, Grant. The History of the Comstock Lode. 1850-1920. Reno. Nevada State Bureau of Mines. 1966. 297 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
117253 - Purchase

Smith, Grant. The History of the Comstock Lode. 1850-1920. Photo available. Reno. Nevada State Bureau of Mines. 1980. 305 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (very light wear to covers). $20
209359 - Purchase

Smith, Grant. The History of the Comstock Lode. 1850-1920. Photo available. Reno. Nevada State Bureau of Mines. 1998. 297 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211591 - Purchase

Smith, Grant. The History of the Comstock Lode. 1850-1920. Photo available. Reno. Nevada State Bureau of Mines. 1974. 305 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
212057 - Purchase

Smith, Helena. The War of Powder River. The History of the Insurrection. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1967. 320 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189993 - Purchase

Smith, James K. Wilderness of Fortune. The Story of Western Canada. Photo available. Vancouver. Douglas & McIntyre. 1983. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
177409 - Purchase

Smith, James R. San Francisco's Lost Landmarks. Photo available. Sanger. Wind Dancer. 2005. 238 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
209028 - Purchase

Smith, James R. San Francisco's Lost Landmarks. Photo available. Sanger. Word Dancer Press. 2005. 237 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210177 - Purchase

Smith, James R. San Francisco's Playland at the Beach. The Early Years. Photo available. Fresno. Craven Street Books. 2010. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
208376 - Purchase

Smith, James R. San Francisco's Playland at the Beach. The Early Years. Photo available. Fresno. Craven Street Books. 2010. 152 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213922 - Purchase

Smith, Jesse (ed). Sketches of Old Sacramento. A Tribute to Joseph A. McGowan. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Hist. Soc. 1976. 244 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine (light wear, owner name on end paper) copy. $20
203230 - Purchase

Smith, Jesse (ed). Sketches of Old Sacramento. A Tribute to Joseph A. McGowan. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Historic Society. 1976. 244 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208605 - Purchase

Smith, Jesse (ed). Sketches of Old Sacramento. A Tribute to Joseph A. McGowan. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Hist. Soc. 1976. 244 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
212482 - Purchase

Smith, Joan Irvine & Jean Stern. California. This Golden Land of Promise. Photo available. Irvine. Chapman University Press. The Irvine Museum. 2001. 367 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
199251 - Purchase

Smith, Joe. From the Valley to the High Sierra. Photo available. Oakhurst. The Fresno Bee. nd. 141 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206997 - Purchase

Smith, Joe. From the Valley to the High Sierra. A Collection Originally Published in The Fresno Bee as "Tales of the San Joaquin". Photo available. Oakhurst. Modesto. Sierra Historic Sites Assn. & McHenry Museum and Historical Society. nd. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
179730 - Purchase

Smith, Louie A. Reclamation. Signed by the author. A History of the Linda-Olivehurst Area of California. 1850-1975. Photo available. Marysville. Self published. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $35
208019 - Purchase

Smith, Marian W. Asia and North America Transpacific Contacts. American Antiquity, Volume XVIII, Number 3, Part 2, January 1953. Photo available. Salt Lake City. The Society for Amcerican Archaeology. 1953. 97 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
188719 - Purchase

Smith, Mary Ann. Gustav Stickley, The Craftsman. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189881 - Purchase

Smith, Monte. The Technique of North American Indian Beadwork. Photo available. Ogden. Eagle's View Pub. 1983. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189785 - Purchase

Smith, P. David. Mountains of Silver. Life in Colorado's Red Mountain Mining District. Photo available. Ouray. Western Reflections. 1994. 221 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211325 - Purchase

Smith, P. David. Ouray. Chief of the Utes. Photo available. Ridgeway. Wayfinder Press. 1990. 221 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211180 - Purchase

Smith, Page. Democracy on Trial. The Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation in World War II. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1995. 476 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210080 - Purchase

Smith, Phyllis. A Look at Boulder. From Settlement to City. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett. 1981. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
183608 - Purchase

Smith, Raymond M. Saloons of (Old & New) Nevada. Signed by the author. Commentaries on the Role and Development of The Nevada Saloon. Minden. Self published. 1992. 141 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
198219 - Purchase

Smith, Raymond S. Travels: In the Nevada Outback. Signed by the author. Photo available. Minden. Silver State Printing. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
176710 - Purchase

Smith, Raymond. Untold Tales of Carson, Eagle and Smith Valleys Nevada. Signed by the author. Circa 1865 to 1914. Photo available. Minden. Self published. 1993. 143 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
201858 - Purchase

Smith, Raymond. Untold Tales of Carson, Eagle and Smith Valleys Nevada. Signed by the author. Circa 1865 to 1914. Photo available. Minden. Self published. 1993. 143 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name on end paper). $30
219126 - Purchase

Smith, Raymond. Untold Tales of Carson, Eagle and Smith Valleys Nevada. Volume II. Signed by the author. Circa 1865 to 1914. Photo available. Minden. Self published. 1994. 143 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name on end paper). $30
219127 - Purchase

Smith, Rex Alan. The Carving of Mount Rushmore. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1983. 415 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
216526 - Purchase

Smith, Robert Barr. Tough Towns. True Tales From the Gritty Streets of the Old West. Photo available. Helena. Twodot. 2007. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188856 - Purchase

Smith, Waddell F. Pony Express Versus Wells Fargo Express. Or Hoof Prints that Can Not Be Eroded by Time. Photo available. San Rafael. Pony Express History and Art Gallery. 1966. 14 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy. $20
211405 - Purchase

Smith, Wallace. Garden of the Sun. Photo available. Los Angeles. Lymanhouse. 1939. 558 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $225
207738 - Purchase

Smith, Watson et al. Zuni Law. A Field of Values. Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University . Vol. 43 - No. 1. Reports of the Rimrock Project Values Series No. 4. Photo available. Cambridge. Peabody Museum. 1954. 178 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $40
188706 - Purchase

Snyder, Bonnie. Sacramento's Memorial Auditorium. Seven Decades of Memories. 1927-1997. Photo available. Sacramento. Memorial Auditorium Book Project. 1979. 173 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
152918 - Purchase

Snyder, Bonnie. Sacramento's Memorial Auditorium. Seven Decades of Memories. 1927-1997. Sacramento. Memorial Auditorium Book Project. 1979. 173 pps. Oblong octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
180114 - Purchase

Snyder, Gary & Tom Killion, John Muir. The High Sierra of California. Photo available. Berkeley. Yosemite. Heyday Books. Yosemite Assn. 2002. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color with wood cuts by Tom Killion. Fine copy. $20
200995 - Purchase

Snyder, Gary & Tom Killion, John Muir. The High Sierra of California. Photo available. Berkeley. Yosemite. Heyday Books. Yosemite Assn. 2002. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color with wood cuts by Tom Killion. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
202960 - Purchase

Snyder, James B. (foreword). A Familiar Letter. From a Daughter to Her Mother. Limited edition. Describing a Few Days Spent at the Big Trees and The Yo-Semite. Photo available. [Chicago] Emeryville. [Horton & Leonard, Printers] Havilah Press. [1871] 2002. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 80. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
208122 - Purchase

Snyder, Susan. Bear in Mind. The California Grizzly. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. Heyday Press. 2003. 244 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208913 - Purchase

Snyder, Susan. Beyond Words. 200 Years of Illustrated Diaries. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Berkeley. Heyday Books. 2011. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 56. Signed by the author. Letter from The Friends of the Bancroft Library laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208859 - Purchase

Snyder, Susan. Past Tents. The Way We Camped. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2006. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For George - Susan Snyder March 10, 2007". Lecture announcement laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
208639 - Purchase

Soennichsen, John. Live! From Death Valley. Inscribed by the author. Dispatches from American's Low Point. Photo available. Seattle. Sasquatch Books. 2005. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. iIllustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "John Soennichsen 9/08/05". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210013 - Purchase

Soennichsen, John. Miwoks to Missiles. Inscribed by the author. A History of Angel Island. Photo available. Tiburon. Angel Island Association. 2001. 194 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Ray - John Soennichsen". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
201140 - Purchase

Solnit, Rebecca. Infinite City. A San Francisco Atlas. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2010. 157 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208081 - Purchase

Somerille, June Wood. Legend of a Road. Inscribed by the author. A Witness to the Exploration and Emigration on the Road Above Silver Lake and Beyond. Photo available. Ione. Self published. 2008. 165 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition, fourth printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Roberto Enjoy reading - I enjoyed writing it. JUne Wood Somerille". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
197721 - Purchase

Somerville, June Wood. Jenny. Story of an Immigrant Child. Photo available. Ione. Self published. 2017. 268 pps. Octavo. Comb binding. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209392 - Purchase

Sommer, Robin Langley. Native American Art. Photo available. New York. Smithmark. 1994. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189669 - Purchase

Sommers, Art. Dutch Flat Country. A Golden Era in Photographs. Vintage Photographs of Six Communities in the Dutch Flat Area of Placer County. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. 2013. 136 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199600 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, C.L. Billy King's Tombstone. The Private Life of an Arizona Boom Town. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1972. 242 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189988 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, C.L. Billy King's Tombstone. The Private Life of an Arizona Boom Town. Photo available. np. np. nd. 233 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218780 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, C.L. The Story of Roy Bean. Law West of the Pecos. Photo available. Old Greenwich. The Devin-Adair Co. 1946. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (edge chip at spine bottom) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
190670 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, C.L. The Story of Roy Bean. Law West of the Pecos. Photo available. Old Greenwich. The Devin-Adair Co. 1943. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196004 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, C.L. Tucson. The Life and Times of an American City. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1982. 370 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine and edge faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
217162 - Purchase

Sonnichsen, Deke (ed). Historic California Trees. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2003. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $35
209269 - Purchase

Sorensen, Scott. Kipawa River Chronicles. Signed by the author. Adventures in the North Woods. Photo available. Fabre. Self published. 1999. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
167492 - Purchase

Sorensen, Scott. Kipawa River Chronicles. Signed by the author. Adventures in the North Woods. Photo available. Orem. Self published. 1999. 285 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
200484 - Purchase

Sorrels, Rosalie. Way Out in Idaho. Inscribed by the author. A Celebration of Songs and Stories. Photo available. Lewiston. The Idaho Commission on the Arts. 1991. 249 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Best wishes Rosalie Sorrels". Fine copy. $30
216560 - Purchase

Sosa, Nancy & Jim Nelson. Tombstone. Signed by the author. A Quick History. Photo available. Tucson. Blue Chicken. 2009. 230 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210307 - Purchase

Soto, Gary & William Saroyan, William Clark Powell, M.F.K. Fisher et al. California Childhood. Recollections and Stories of the Golden State. Photo available. Berkeley. Creative Arts Book Co. 1988. 261 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small blemish on spine edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
214088 - Purchase

Soule, Frank, John H. Gihon, M.D., and James Nisbet. The Annals of San Francisco; Containing A Summary of the History of the First Discovery, Settlement, Progress, and Present Condition of California, and a Complete History of All the Important Events Connected With Its Great City: to Which are Added, Biographical Memoirs of Some Prominent Citizens. Photo available. [New York] Berkeley. [D. Appleton & Company] Berkeley Hills Books. [1855] 1998. 852 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Folding map. Illustrated. One hundred and fifty engravings. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
217418 - Purchase

Souther, James O. Legend Into History: Facts and Fiction of the Lookout Lynching. Photo available. New York. Vantage Press. 1968. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
177359 - Purchase

Southern, May Hazel. Our Storied Landmarks. Signed by the author. Shasta County, California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1942. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
212101 - Purchase

Southworth John R. Santa Barbara and Montecito. Past and Present. Photo available. Santa Barbara. Orena Studios. 1920. 268 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207903 - Purchase

Souza, S. California's Sesquicentennial Wagon Train to Port of Stockton. June 17th - June 27th, 1999. A Celebration of the Use of Animal Motive Power in the Settling and Commerce of California. Photo available. np. Self published. 1999. 190 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208909 - Purchase

Spalding, William A. History and Reminiscence. 3 volumes. Los Angeles City and County, California Photo available. Los Angeles. J.R. Finnell & Sons. nd. 4to. Gilt decorated hard covers. Gilt edges. Marbled end papers. First editions. Three volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set. $350
210535 - Purchase

Spann, Margaret et al. Taste and Tales of the Past. Anderson Historical Society. Photo available. Anderson. Anderson Historical Society. 1996. Octavo. Spiral bound. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $30
184963 - Purchase

Sparks, Drew & Sally Kellman. A Salon at Larkmead. A Charmed Life in the Napa Valley. Photo available. Berkeley. Ten Speed Press. 2000. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (name and book plate on end paper). $40
202886 - Purchase

Sparks, Drew & Sally Kellman. A Salon at Larkmead. A Charmed Life in the Napa Valley. Photo available. Berkeley. Ten Speed Press. 2000. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208975 - Purchase

Sparks, Drew & Sally Kellman. A Salon at Larkmead. Signed by the authors. A Charmed Life in the Napa Valley. Photo available. Oakland. Mills College. Center for the Book. 1999. 144 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Signed by the authors. Prospectus, with photograph laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $125
206716 - Purchase

Sparks, Drew & Sally Kellman. A Salon at Larkmead. Signed by the authors. A Charmed Life in the Napa Valley. Photo available. Oakland. Mills College. Center for the Book. 1999. 144 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Signed by the authors. Prospectus, with photograph laid in. Fine copy in fine slip case. $85
210144 - Purchase

Sparling, Wayne. Southern Idaho Ghost Towns. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1989. 135 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (fading to spine edges). $20
211587 - Purchase

Spaulding, George H. & W.W. Robinson. The First 25 Years. A History of The Los Angeles. State and County Arboretum. Photo available. Arcadia. The California Arboretum Foundation. 1973. 44 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 16. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
207228 - Purchase

Spaulding, Jonathan. Ansel Adams and the American Landscape. A Biography. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1995. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
171273 - Purchase

Spaulding, Jonathan. Ansel Adams and the American Landscape. A Biography. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1998. 526 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210431 - Purchase

Spearman, Arthur. The Five Franciscan Churches of Mission Santa Clara. 1777-1825. Photo available. Washington. The National Press. 1963. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates and maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207862 - Purchase

Spearman, Arthur. The Five Franciscan Churches of Mission Santa Clara. 1777-1825. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Palo Alto. The National Press. University of Santa Clara. 1963. 154 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates and maps. Inscribed by the author "Inscribed for Jerry Peltier Arthur D. Spearman, S.J. Santa Clara, California". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207049 - Purchase

Spears, John R. Illustrated Sketches of Death Valley and Other Borax Deserts of The Pacific Coast. Photo available. Chicago. Rand McNally. 1892. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light soiling to covers, small stain on fore edge). $200
213499 - Purchase

Specht, Robert. Tisha. The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaska Wilderness. Photo available. New York. St. Martin's Press. 1976. 364 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210371 - Purchase

Speidel, William. Sons of the Profits. The Seattle Story. 1851-1901. Seattle. Nettle Creek. 1967. 345 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
119285 - Purchase

Speidel, William. Sons of the Profits. The Seattle Story. 1851-1901. Seattle. Nettle Creek. 1988. 345 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138963 - Purchase

Spencer, Clarrisa Young. Brigham Young At Home. Salt Lake City. Deseret. 1963. 301 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
131559 - Purchase

Spencer, Robert F. The North Alaska Eskimo. A Study in Ecology and Society. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1976. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
183433 - Purchase

Spencer, Robert F. The North Alaskan Eskimo. A Study in Ecology and Society. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 171. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian Institution Press. 1989. 490 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
194922 - Purchase

Speroff, Leon, M.D. Carlos Montezuma, M.D. Inscribed by the author. A Yavapai American Hero. The Life and Times of an American Indian, 1866-1923. Portland. Arnica. 2005. 4to. Hardcover. Revised, second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "16 March 2005 arm Regards, Leon Speroff". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193152 - Purchase

Sperry, Baxter. Mexican Land Grants. Sacramento County. San Juan de Los Moquelumnes. Photo available. Galt. The Laurel Hill Press. 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 87. Errata tipped in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
163434 - Purchase

Spicer, Edward H. The American Indians. Dimensions of Ethnicity. Photo available. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 1982. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
175123 - Purchase

Spinden, Herbert J. Fine Art and The First Americans. Part II. New York. The Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts. 1931. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189832 - Purchase

Spitz, Barry. Mill Valley. Signed by the author. The Early Years. Photo available. Mill Valley. Portrero Meadow. 1997. 265 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy with band around book. $50
206564 - Purchase

Spitz, Barry. Mill Valley. The Early Years. Photo available. Mill Valley. Portrero Meadow. 1997. 265 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211139 - Purchase

Splete, Allen P. and Marilyn D. Splete (ed). Frederic Remington. Selected Letters. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1988. 487 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
215351 - Purchase

Spotts, A.T. History and Report of the Construction of the New City Hall. From April 4, 1870 to November, 1891. Photo available. San Francisco. W.M. Hinton & Co. 1889. 38 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Blue prints laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
212350 - Purchase

Sprague, Marguerite. Bodie's Gold. Tall Tales & True History from a California Mining Town. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 2005. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce, especially in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $150
208973 - Purchase

Sprague, Marguerite. Bodie's Gold. Tall Tales & True History from a California Mining Town. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 2005. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce, especially in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
211615 - Purchase

Sprague, Marshall. A Gallery of Dudes. Signed by the author. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1967. 296 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
170683 - Purchase

Spring, Agnes Wright. Good Little Bad Man. The Life of Colorado Charley Utter. Photo available. Boulder. Pruett Publishing. 1987. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211618 - Purchase

Spurling, Fannie Smith (ed). Postmarked. Vermont and California. 1862-1864. Photo available. Rutland. The Tuttle Publishing Co. 1940. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (edge chipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207040 - Purchase

Stackpole, Edward. From Cedar Mountain to Antietam. Photo available. Harrisburg. Stackpole. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
159684 - Purchase

Staffelbach, E.H. For Texas and Freedom. Long Rifle Series. Photo available. San Francisco. Harr Wagner Pub. 1953. 272 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Hugh Wiley. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
110819 - Purchase

Staffelbach, E.H. Towards Oregon. San Francisco. Harr Wagner Pub. 1946. 353 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Charles Hargens. Fine copy. $20
110818 - Purchase

Stafford, Harry Errald. The Early Inhabitants of the Americas. New York. Vantage Press, Inc. 1959. 492 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
100129 - Purchase

Stakey, Soaring. The Post Ranch. Signed by the author. Looking Back at a Community of Family, Friends and Neighbors. Photo available. Big Sur. Post Ranch Inn. 2004. 89 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the Author. Fine copy. $50
197999 - Purchase

Stallard, Patricia Y. Glittering Misery. Dependents of the Indian-Fighting Army. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1992. 159 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191891 - Purchase

Stanford, Sally. The Lady of the House. The Autobiography of Sally Stanford. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams Sons. 1966. 255 pps Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Related material laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
216566 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. Peninsula Community Book (San Mateo County, California). Photo available. San Mateo. A.H. Cawston. 1946. 406 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
206425 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. South From San Francisco; San Mateo County, California Its History and Heritage. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1963. 214 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $40
211117 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. South From San Francisco; San Mateo County, California Its History and Heritage. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1963. 214 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
208706 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. & Alan Brown. Who Discovered the Golden Gate? The Explorers' Own Accounts How They Discovered a Hidden Harbor and at Last Found Its Entrance. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1969. 173 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Limited edition of 1,500. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine glassine wrapper. $30
163173 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. & Alan Brown. Who Discovered the Golden Gate? The Explorers' Own Accounts How They Discovered a Hidden Harbor and at Last Found Its Entrance. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1969. 173 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Limited edition of 1,500. Important reference work. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine glassine wrapper. $30
198485 - Purchase

Stanger, Frank M. and Alan K. Brown. Who Discovered the Golden Gate? The Explorers' Own Accounts. How They Discovered a Hidden Harbor and at Last Found It's Entrance. Photo available. San Mateo. San Mateo County Historical Association. 1969. 173 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Number 109 of 1500 copies. Excellent overview of the events leading up to the discovery of the Golden Gate. Reproductions of the explorer's maps and their accounts. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206643 - Purchase

Stanley, Don (ed) The Sting of the Bee. 125 Years of Editorial Cartoons from The Sacramento Bee 1857-1982. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Bee. 1982. 285 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
205193 - Purchase

Stanley, Don (ed) The Sting of the Bee. 125 Years of Editorial Cartoons from The Sacramento Bee 1857-1982. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Bee. 1982. 285 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
212379 - Purchase

Stanton, Bette L. "Where God Put the West". Movie Making in the Desert. A Moab - Monument Valley Movie History. Photo available. Moab. Monument Valley Film Commision. 1994. 185 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
201264 - Purchase

Stanton, Edgar W. III. The Trek of James MacDonald. New Concord, Ohio to California, 1850. Oregon - California Trail. Photo available. Live Oak. Self published. 1989. 147 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
194725 - Purchase

Stapp, Cheryl Anne. The Stagecoach in Northern California. Inscribed by the author. Rough Rides, Gold Camps & Daring Drivers. Photo available. Charleston. History Press. 2014. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Al. Enjoy the Ride! Cheryl Anne Stapp". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199918 - Purchase

Stapp, Katherine & W.I. Bowman. History Under Our Feet. The Story of Vermilion County, Illinois. Prepared in Honor of the Sesquicentennial Year of the State of Illinois. Photo available. Vermilion. Interstate Printers. 1968. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Betty Sullenberger. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $50
208380 - Purchase

Stark, Julie et al. Yuba City. Our Home Town. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Virginia Beach. Community Memorial Museum of Sutter County. Donning. 2008. 160 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the four authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208625 - Purchase

Stark, Sam (ed). Early California Theaters. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1974. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209400 - Purchase

Starkey, Marilyn & Juanita Kennedy Browne. Sketches of Yesterday and Today in Nevada County. Photo available. Nevada City. Nevada County Historical Society. 1988. 92 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188849 - Purchase

Starn, Orin. Ishi's Brain. In Search of America's Last "Wild" Indian. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton. 2004. 352 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
198436 - Purchase

Starn, Orin. Ishi's Brain. In Search of America's Last "Wild" Indian. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton. 2004. 352 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208336 - Purchase

Starns, Jean E. Wealth from Gold Rush Waters. Photo available. Georgetoan. Self published. 2004. 382 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Jean E Starns Aug 2009". Fine copy. $45
217392 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin & Richard Orsi (ed). Rooted in Barbarous Soil: People, Culture, and Community in Gold Rush California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 2000. 364 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
187792 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin & Sarah Langford. A Century of Leadership. Vision for the Future. Association of California Water Agencies: 1910-2010. Photo available. np. Association of California Water Agencies 2010. 92 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
202994 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin. California. A History. Photo available. New York. The Modern Library. 2005. 271 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208123 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin. Clio on the Coast. The Writing of California History. 1845-1945. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2010. 203 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206241 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin. Coast of Dreams. A History of Contemporary California. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 2004. 765 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209980 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin. Endangered Dreams. Signed by the author. The Great Depression in California. Photo available. New York. Oxford University Press. 1996. 402 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208884 - Purchase

Starr, Kevin. Endangered Dreams. The Great Depression in California. Photo available. New York. Oxford University Press. 1996. 402 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
215059 - Purchase

Statham, Wilma Lewis. War Eagle Mountain Field Trip. Historical and Mining Road Log. Photo available. np. Owyhee County Historic Society. 2003. 37 pps. 4to. Spiral bound. Revised edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211276 - Purchase

Stauffacher, Jack W. Inscriptions At the Old Public Library of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2003. 79 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210664 - Purchase

Stauffacher, Jack Werner. A Typographic Journey. The History of The Greenwood Press an Bibliography, 1934-2000. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1999. 323 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
206909 - Purchase

Stearns, Harold T. Geology of the State of Hawaii. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1985. 335 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210718 - Purchase

Steber, RIck, Don Gray, Jerry Gildemeister. Traces. Signed, limited edition. Union. The Bear Wallow Publishing Company. 1980. 212 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition. Signed by all three authors. Fine copy. $45
217024 - Purchase

Steber, Rick, Don Gray, Jerry Gildemeister. Traces. Signed, limited edition. Accounts Along the Oregon Trail. Photo available. Union. The Bear Wallow Publishing Company. 1980. 211 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the three authors. Fine copy. $30
210434 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Buckaroo Heart. Signed by the author. Photo available. Prineville. Bonanza Publishing. 2002. 229 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
212659 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Cowboys. Volume 4. Tales of the Wild West Series. Photo available. Prineville. Bonanza Pub. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211192 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Indians. Oregon Country Series. Volume 3 (signed by the author). Prineville. Bonanza Pub. 1987. 60 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Light shelf wear. $25
186857 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Loggers. Tales of the Wild West. Vol. 7. Photo available. Prinevelle. Bonanza Publishing. 1989. 60 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211849 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Oregon Trail. Last of the Pioneers. Limited edition. Signed by the author and illustrator. Volume 2. Heart of The West Series. Photo available. Prineville. Bonanza Publishing. 1993. 4to. Hardcover. Limited edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "For Ralph - Thank you for sharing your story - Rick Steber / Don Gray. Signed by the Author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
186158 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Oregon Trail. Tales of the Wild West. Vol. I. Photo available. Prineville. Bonanza Publishing. 1986. 58 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211764 - Purchase

Steber, Rick. Pacific Coast. Signed by the author. Volume 2. Tales of the Wild West Series. Photo available. Prineville. Bonanza Pub. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
211283 - Purchase

Stedman, Myrtle. Adobe Architecture. Photo available. Santa Fe. Sunstone Press. 1978. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189827 - Purchase

Steed, Jack. The Donner Party Rescue Site. Johnson's Ranch on Bear River. Photo available. Santa Ana. Self published. 1993. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197898 - Purchase

Steed, Jack. The Donner Party Rescue Site. Inscribed by the author. Johnson's Ranch on Bear River. Photo available. Sacramento. Pioneer Pub. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Feb. 18, 1994 To William Fitzmouice - Whose interest is Deeply appreciated by the author, Jack Steed". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
195295 - Purchase

Steed, Jack. The Donner Party Rescue Site. Inscribed by the author. Johnson's Ranch on Bear River. With supplement. Photo available. Sacramento. Pioneer Pub. 1993. 157 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "10 Nov. 1996 To Mom & Lori = With my sincere Appreciation Jack Steed". With supplement laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
208396 - Purchase

Steed, Jack. The Donner Party Rescue Site. Signed by the author. Johnson's Ranch on Bear River. Photo available. Sacramento. Pioneer Pub. 1991. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
169313 - Purchase

Steed, Jack. The Donner Party Rescue Site. Signed by the author. Johnson's Ranch on Bear River. Photo available. Sacramento. Pioneer Pub. 1993. 144 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
190671 - Purchase

Steele, Romney. My Nepenthe. Signed by the author. Bohemian Tales of Food, Family, and Big Sur. Photo available. Kansas City. Andrews McMeel. 2009. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208232 - Purchase

Steen, Karen E. Crystal Cove Cottages. Islands in Time on the California Coast. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 2005. 159 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
215226 - Purchase

Stegner, Page & Larry McMurtry. Winning the Wild West. The Epic Saga of the American Frontier. 1800-1899. Photo available. New York. The Free Press. 2002. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
185967 - Purchase

Stegner, Wallace, Wright Morris, Ivan Doig. A Land Fair and Bright. Growing Up in the American West. Wolf Willow, Will's Boy, The House of Sky. Photo available. New York. Quality Paperback Book Club. 1993. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202035 - Purchase

Stegner, Wallace. The Gathering of Zion. The Story of the Mormon Trail. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1992. 331 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196524 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis J. Port O' Gold. A History-Romance of The San Francisco Argonauts. Photo available. Boston. Richard G. Badger. 1922. 416 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (covers lightly soiled). $40
208780 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis J. Sam Brannan. Builder of San Francisco. Photo available. Fairfield. James Stevenson. 1996. 254 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208553 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis J. Sam Brannan. Builder of San Francisco. Photo available. Fairfield. James Stevenson. 1996. 254 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210208 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis J. Sam Brannan. Builder of San Francisco. Photo available. Fairfield. James Stevenson. 1996. 254 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210634 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis J. Sam Brannan. Builder of San Francisco. Photo available. Fairfield. James Stevenson. 1996. 254 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218281 - Purchase

Stellman, Louis. Mother Lode. The Story of the Gold Rush. Photo available. San Francisco. Herr Wagner Pub. Co. 1934. 304 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
207751 - Purchase

Stellmann, Louis. That Was a Dream Worth Building. A Tribute and Retrospect. The Spirit of San Francisco's Great Fair Portrayed in Picture and Words. Photo available. San Francisco. H.S. Crocker Co. 1916. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Tipped-in color plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
211724 - Purchase

Steltenkamp, Michael F. Black Elk. Holy Man of the Oglala. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1993. 211 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
216564 - Purchase

Steltzer, Ulli. Indian Artists at Work. Photo available. Vancouver. J.J. Douglas Ltd. 1976. 163 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
202795 - Purchase

Stenhouse, Mrs. T.B.H. & Mrs. Harriet Beecher Stowe (preface). "Tell It All": The Story of a Life's Experience in Mormonism. An Autobiography. Photo available. Hartford. A.D. Worthington & Co. 1875. 623 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $85
214926 - Purchase

Stephens, A. Ray & William M. Holmes. Historical Atlas of Texas. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma. 1989. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
204903 - Purchase

Stephens, John Richard (ed). Jack London, Mark Twain, Jules Verne, et al. The Wild, Wild West. Thrilling Tales by Great Authors. Photo available. New York. Fall River Books. 2010. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
167039 - Purchase

Stephenson Terry E. Don Bernardo Yorba. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1963. 115 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 600 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207470 - Purchase

Sterling, George & Ambrose Bierce, Roger K. Larson (ed). Dear Master. Letters of George Sterling to Ambrose Bierce. 1900-1912. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2002. 257 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Facsimile tipped-in. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Publisher invitation to "Publication Presentation" laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $100
207136 - Purchase

Stern, Jane & Michael. Way Out West. Photo available. New York. HarperCollins. 1993. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
187912 - Purchase

Stern, Jean. The Cross & The Sword. La Cruz y la Espada. An Exhibition at the Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego. Photo available. San Diego. Self published. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189971 - Purchase

Stern, Jerry. The Naked First Lady. Bare Facts from Monterey's Past. A Humorous History of the Monterey Peninsula. Photo available. Monterey. Curly Que Press. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated by Jay Campbell. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
184985 - Purchase

Stern, Norton B. California Jewish History. A Descriptive Bibliography. Over Five Hundred Fifty Works for the Period Gold Rush to Post-World War I. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1967. 175 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206214 - Purchase

Stetson, James B. Narrative of My Experiences in the Earthquake and Fire at San Francisco. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1969. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1400 copies, number 336. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light sunning to spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
206969 - Purchase

Stetson, James B. San Francisco During The Eventful Days of April, 1906. Photo available. San Francisco. The Murdock Press. 1906. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207548 - Purchase

Stetson, James B. San Francisco During The Eventful Days of April, 1906. Personal Recollections. Photo available. San Francisco. The Murdock Press. 1906. 23 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, name on front panel). $125
212355 - Purchase

Stevens, Errol (ed). Incidents of a Voyage to California. 1849. A Diary of Travel Aboard the Bark Hersilia, and in Sacramento, 1850 (Gold Rush). Photo available. Los Angeles. Western History Assoc. 1987. 44 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Related material laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
206878 - Purchase

Stevens, Janice & Pat Hunter. Fresno's Architectural Past. Signed by the author & artist. Photo available. Fresno. Craven Street Books. 2006. 76 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by both author and artist. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
213500 - Purchase

Stevens, Lois Prante. Pomo Dawn of Song. Photo available. Cupertino. California History Center. 1987. 79 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
196162 - Purchase

Stevenson, Robert Louis & David Duddles The Silverado Squatters in Pictures. The Napa Valley Through the Eyes of Robert Louis Stevenson in 1880. Photo available. Orlando. Blue Pylon Creative. 2008. 88 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206526 - Purchase

Stevenson, Robert Louis & James D. Hart. San Francisco. A Modern Cosmopolis. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1963. 53 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
208184 - Purchase

Stevenson, Robert Louis & M.F.K. Fisher. Wine. A Chapter from "The Silverado Squatters". Photo available. St. Helena. James E. Beard. 1965. 15 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
207521 - Purchase

Stevenson, Robert Louis. Robert Louis Stevenson's Story of Monterey. The Old Pacific Capital. Photo available. San Francisco. Colt Press. 1944. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
207287 - Purchase

Steward, Helen. Acorns From Cow Creek Oaks. Inscribed by the author. Volume II. Comanche - 1930-1990. Photo available. np. Self published. 1992. 376 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "May you enjoy these wonderful memories. Sincerely Helen Stewart". Fine copy. $45
216188 - Purchase

Steward, Omer C. Peyote Religion. A History. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1987. 454 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213188 - Purchase

Stewart, Don M. Frontier Port. A Chapter in San Diego's History. Photo available. Los Angeles. Wart Ritchie Press. 1966. Octavo. Hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $35
163314 - Purchase

Stewart, Don M. Frontier Port. A Chapter in San Diego's History. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1965. 173 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $45
206232 - Purchase

Stewart, Edgar. Custer's Luck. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1989. 522 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
141257 - Purchase

Stewart, Elinore Puritt. Elinore Puritt Stewart. Letters of a Woman Homesteader. Photo available. np. Lexington. Self published. [1909]. 96 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
215967 - Purchase

Stewart, George & Moses Schallenberger. The Opening of The California Trail. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1953. 117 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $40
217420 - Purchase

Stewart, George R. Take Your Bible In One Hand. The Life of William Henry Thomas. Author of a Whaleman's Adventures on Land and Sea, Lewey and I, the Bushrangers, A Gold Hunter' Adventures, Etc. Photo available. San Francisco. The Colt Press. 1939. 67 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 750 copies. Illustrated. Rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
205715 - Purchase

Stewart, George R., Jr. A Bibliography of the Writings of Bret Harte in the Magazines and Newspapers of California, 1857-1871. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Berkeley. San Francisco. University of California Press. The Roxburghe Club. 1933. 52 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated, leather binding. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of fifty copies. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212094 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Donner Pass and Those Who Crossed It. Signed by the author. The Story of the Country made Notable by the Stevens Party, the Donner Party, the Gold-hunters, and the Railroad Builders. Photo available. San Francisco. The California Historical Society. 1960. 96 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
206139 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Names On the Globe. New York. Oxford University Press. 1975. 411 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
141862 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. Inscribed by the author. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. New York. Henry Holt. 1936. 328 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated by Ray Boynton. Maps. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "George R. Stewart, Jr. 1st ed. 3/26/36". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
208056 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. New York. Pocket. 310 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
137475 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1988. 310 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
149300 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton, Mifflin and Company. 1988. 394 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
183743 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1986. 394 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188663 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1962. 394 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Revised and enlarged edition. New edition, with supplement and survivor accounts. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
191164 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1988. 310 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
192237 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1960. 394 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. New edition. New edition, with supplement and survivor accounts. Maps. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
194948 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1988. 310 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
198368 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin. 1960. 394 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. New edition. Illustrated. New edition, with supplement and survivor accounts. Maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207490 - Purchase

Stewart, George. Ordeal by Hunger. The Story of the Donner Party. Centennial Edition. Photo available. New York. Henry Holt. 1946. 328 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Ray Boynton. Maps. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209186 - Purchase

Stewart, George. The California Trail. An Epic of Many Heroes. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1962. 339 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, sixth printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
202917 - Purchase

Stewart, George. The California Trail. An Epic of Many Heroes. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1962. 339 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, eighth printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine very lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212466 - Purchase

Stewart, George. The California Trail. An Epic with Many Heroes. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1983. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
192655 - Purchase

Stewart, George. The California Trail. An Epic with Many Heroes. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill Book Co. 1962. 339 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
194849 - Purchase

Stewart, Hilary. Looking at Totem Poles. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1993. 191 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
214726 - Purchase

Stewart, John. Winds in the Woods - The Story of John Muir. Philadelphia. Westminster Press. 1975. 126 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Color illustrations. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
102209 - Purchase

Stewart, John. Winds in the Woods - The Story of John Muir. Photo available. Philadelphia. Westminster Press. 1975. 126 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
204217 - Purchase

Stewart, Rick. A Century of Western Art. Selections from the Amon Carter Museum. Photo available. Fort Worth. Amon Carter Museum. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Poster and Print list laid in Fine copy. $20
211716 - Purchase

Stewart, Robert E. Adolph Sutro. A Biography. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1962. 243 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208321 - Purchase

Stewart, Robert E. Adolph Sutro. A Biography. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North. 1962. 243 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light edge chipping, fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
217727 - Purchase

Stewart, Robert E. Aurora. Ghost City of the Dawn. Photo available. Las Vegas. Nevada Publications. 1996. 48 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211631 - Purchase

Stewart, Tyrone. Warbonnets. Photo available. np. American Indian Arts and Culture. Self published. 1971. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189820 - Purchase

Stiles, T.J. Custer's Trials. A Life in the Frontier of a New America. Photo available. New York. Vintage Books. 2016. 582 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light wear to bottom corner). $20
212902 - Purchase

Stillman, J.D.B. The Gold Rush Letters of J.D.B. Stillman. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1967. 75 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrations are from originals and reproductions from the Bancroft Library. Limited edition of 2350 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
137917 - Purchase

Stillman, J.D.B. The Gold Rush Letters of J.D.B. Stillman. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1967. 75 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrations are from originals and reproductions from the Bancroft Library. Limited edition of 2350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207656 - Purchase

Stineman, Esther Lanigan. Mary Austin. Song of a Maverick. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1989. 269 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
200206 - Purchase

Stoddard, Chris. Cottage City. A Centennial History. Oak Bluffs. Photo available. Oak Bluffs. Oak Bluffs Historical Commission. nd. 112 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
192284 - Purchase

Stoddard, Joseph et al. Pasadena Sketchbook. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 2001. 105 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Signed by 5 of the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 50 copies, number 24. Fine copy. $75
207716 - Purchase

Stoddart, Thomas Robertson & Carlo M. De Ferrari. Annals of Tuolumne County. Photo available. Sonora. 1963. 188 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Introduction by Carlo M. De Ferrari. Photographs, folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211733 - Purchase

Stoddart, Thomas Robertson & Carlo M. De Ferrari. Annals of Tuolumne County. Photo available. Sonora. The Mother Lode Press. 1963. 188 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Introduction by Carlo M. De Ferrari. Photographs, folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
218071 - Purchase

Stohler, Betty J. Death Valley Helen Tells This. Signed by the author. Photo available. San Bernardino. Self published. 1981. 100 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
207170 - Purchase

Stollery, David J., Jr. More Tales of Tahoe. Lake Tahoe History, Legend, and Description. Photo available. Encino. Self published. 1988. 230 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
218362 - Purchase

Stollery, David. Tales of Tahoe. Inscribed by the author. Lake Tahoe History, Legend and Description. Photo available. Sparks. Western Printing & Pub. 1986. 249 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "David J. Stollery Jr. 8/7". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206937 - Purchase

Stollery, David. Tales of Tahoe. Inscribed by the author. Lake Tahoe History, Legend and Description. Photo available. Sparks. Western Printing & Pub. 1969. 249 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "David J. Stollery Jr. 6/74". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207978 - Purchase

Stone, Bev & Gary. Stone by Stone on the Oregon Trail. Signed by the author. Photo available. Kimberly. Self published. 1993. 336 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author on last page. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
210373 - Purchase

Stone, Irving & Jean. Manana Land. Irving Stone's Southern California. Selections from Men to Match My Mountains. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California. 1991. 28 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210648 - Purchase

Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains. The Opening of the Far West. 1840-1900 (inscribed by author). Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1956. 459 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
138804 - Purchase

Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains. The Opening of the Far West. 1840-1900 (inscribed by author). Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1956. 459 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
188736 - Purchase

Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains. The Opening of the Far West. 1840-1900 (inscribed by author). Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1956. 459 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196025 - Purchase

Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains. The Opening of the Far West. 1840-1900 (inscribed by author). Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1956. 459 pps. + ads. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
201158 - Purchase

Stone, Irving. The Origin. Inscribed by the author. A Biographical Novel of Charles Darwin. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1980. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Inscribed by the author "To Doug & Patty: Have a great read! Irving Stone Nov 1980". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
213062 - Purchase

Stone, James C. Diablo's Legacy. Recollections & Reflections. 1912 - Present. Photo available. San Francisco. Miller Freeman. 1994. 230 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
198534 - Purchase

Stone, James C. Diablo's Legacy.Inscribed by the author. Recollections & Reflections. 1912 - Present. Photo available. San Francisco. Miller Freeman. 1994. 230 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Cheers! James C Stone". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208907 - Purchase

Stone, Kendall, J. Foxsong. 100 Years of Cow Ranching in the San Bernardino Mts. / Mojave Desert. Photo available. Morongo Valley. Sagebrush Press. 1989. 141 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210189 - Purchase

Stone, Ron. The Book of Texas Days. Photo available. Fredericksburg. Shearer Pub. 1994. 250 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
197712 - Purchase

Stong, Phil. Gold in Them Hills. Being an Irreverent History of the Great 1849 Gold Rusy. Photo available. New York. Doubleday. 1957. 209 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (lightly faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
197342 - Purchase

Stookey, Dr. Walter M. Fatal Decision. The Tragic Story of the Donner Party. Salt Lake City. Deseret Book Company. 1950. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy (spine slightly cocked). $20
196049 - Purchase

Storer, Tracy I. & Lloyd Tevis. California Grizzly. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1955. 335 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210574 - Purchase

Storke, Thomas M. & Earl Warren. California Editor. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1958. 489 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210008 - Purchase

Storm, Barry. Thunder Gods Gold. The Amazing True Story of Americas Most Famed Lost Gold Mines, Epitome of Western Traditions. Photo available. Tortilla Flat. Southwest Pub. Co. 1945. 166 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate). $40
218060 - Purchase

Storm, Hyemeyohsts. Seven Arrows. New York. Ballantine. 1972. 375 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
206843 - Purchase

Storm, Hyemeyohsts. Seven Arrows. Photo available. New York. Ballantine. 1973. 374 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
212511 - Purchase

Storm, Hyemeyohsts. Song of Heyoehkah. New York. Ballantine. 1982. 302 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
114017 - Purchase

Storm, Hyemeyohsts. Song of Heyoehkah. Photo available. New York. Ballantine. 1982. 302 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
203710 - Purchase

Stoutenburgh, John. Dictionary of the American Indian. An A-to-Z Guide to Indian History, Legend and Lore. New York. Philosophical Library. 1960. 470 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
132953 - Purchase

Strangnell, Robert. Sidney Davidson Platford. A Tribute by Platrix Chapter No. 2. E Clampus Vitus. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce Clamper item. Fine copy (light fading to edges). $30
208022 - Purchase

Stratton, Joanna. Pioneer Women. Voices From the Kansas Frontier. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1982. 320 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
132929 - Purchase

Stratton, Joanna. Pioneer Women. Voices From the Kansas Frontier. New York. Simon & Schuster. 1982. 320 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
139381 - Purchase

Street, Willard and Elsie. Sailors' Diggings. Photo available. Wilderville. Wilderville Press. 1973. 44 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211768 - Purchase

Stribling, Mary Lou. Crafts from North American Indian Arts. Techniques, Designs, and Contemporary Applications. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1975. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
128273 - Purchase

Strickland, Ron. Texans. Oral Histories from the Lone Star State. Photo available. New York. Paragon House. 1991. 335 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, second printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196023 - Purchase

Strom, Charles R. Charles G. Parker. Signed by the author. Wagonmaster on the Trail to Santa Fe. Photo available. White City. Village Press. 1999. 111 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
215730 - Purchase

Strong, Douglas Hillman. "These Happy Grounds". A History of the Lassen Region. Photo available. Red Bluff. Loomis Museum. 1982. 101 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202821 - Purchase

Strong, Gary E. et al. Newspapers in California. Photo available. Sacramento. California State Library Foundation. 1985. 175 pps. 4to. Comb binding. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce. Fine copy (small name on end paper). $30
208915 - Purchase

Stuart, David. Anasazi America. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 2000. 248 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (spine slightly rolled). $20
211687 - Purchase

Stuart, Reginald R. Corridor Country. Signed by the author. An Interpretive History of the Amador-Livermore Valley, Volume One. The Spanish-Mexican Period. Photo available. np. Amador-Livermore Valley Historic Society. 1966. 100 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $30
209174 - Purchase

Stuart, Reginald R. & Grace. Tully Knoles of Pacific. Inscribed by the authors. Horseman, Teacher, Minister, College President, Traveler, and Public Speaker. Photo available. Stockton. College of the Pacific. 1956. 145 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in color frontis. Important reference work. Inscribed by the authors "With sincere good wishes Reginald R. Stuart Grace D. Stuart May 25, 1956". Fine copy. $40
208374 - Purchase

Sturgis, Kent. Four Generations on the Yukon. Inscribed by the author and river pilot. From the Gold Rush of '98 through Statehood to th Present, the Binkley Family has run Alaska's Great Rivers in the Best of Tradition. Photo available. Fairbanks. Epicenter Press. 1988. 80 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Good luck! Kent Sturgis" & With warmest Alaskan wishes Capt Jim Binkley". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
194342 - Purchase

Sturtevant, William (ed). Alfonso Ortiz. Handbook of North American Indians. Southwest. Volume 10. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian Institution. 1983. 868 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
197297 - Purchase

Sturtevant, William (ed). Alfonso Ortiz. Handbook of North American Indians. Southwest. Volume 9. Photo available. Washington. Smithsonian Institution. 1979. 701 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $50
197296 - Purchase

Suggs, Robert C. The Archaeology of San Francisco. Photo available. New York. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1965. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207024 - Purchase

Suggs, Robert C. The Archaeology of San Francisco. Photo available. New York. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1965. 148 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
208569 - Purchase

Sugranes, Rev. Eugene, C.M.F. The Old San Gabriel Mission. Historical Notes Taken from Old Manuscripts and Records accurately Compiled After Diligent Research. Photo available. San Gabriel. Self published. 1909. 105 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212357 - Purchase

Sullenberger, Martha. Dogholes and Donkey Engines. A Historical Resources Study of Six State park System Unites of the Mendocino Coast. Photo available. Sacramento. Department of Parks & Recreation. 1992. 133 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
200941 - Purchase

Sullenberger, Martha. Dogholes and Donkey Engines. A Historical Resources Study of Six State Park System Unites on the Mendocino Coast. Photo available. Sacramento. Dept. of Parks & Recreation. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211271 - Purchase

Sullivan, Charles L. & Earl Thollander. Napa Wine. Inscribed, limited edition. A History from Mission Days to Present. Photo available. San Francisco. The Wine Appreciation Guild. 1994. 438 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Charles Sullivan 11/11/94". Limited edition of 500 copies, number 229. Related material laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
204109 - Purchase

Sullivan, Marion. Westward the Bells. Christian Civilization Moves Westward with Father Junipero Serra. New York. Pauline Fathers. 1971. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner name on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
144903 - Purchase

Sullivan, Marion. Westward the Bells. Signed by the author. Christian Civilization Moves Westward with Father Junipero Serra. Photo available. New York. Pauline Fathers. 1971. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
178063 - Purchase

Sullivan, Marion. Westward the Bells. Signed by the author. Christian Civilization Moves Westward with Father Junipero Serra. Photo available. New York. Pauline Fathers. 1971. 220 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
210595 - Purchase

Sullivan, Maurice S. Jedediah Smith. Trader & Trailbreaker. Photo available. New York. Press of the Pioneers. 1936. 223 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206126 - Purchase

Sully, Langdon. No Tears for the General; The Life of Alfred Sully, 1821-1879. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Publishing Company. 1974. 255 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210218 - Purchase

Sumner, Nancy G. Yellow Pine, Idaho. Photo available. Tucson. Self published. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. Third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
186585 - Purchase

Sunder, John E. Bill Sublette. Mountain Man. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1959. 280 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
211783 - Purchase

Sunder, John. Joshua Pilcher. Fur Trader and Indian Agent. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1968. 203 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
196529 - Purchase

Sunder, John. The Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri, 1840-1865. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. 295 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light stain on bottom edge) some underscoring, notes) in near fine (spine lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179995 - Purchase

Sutherland, George G. Indian Place Names in the Yosemite. Signed, limited ediiton. Photo available. Monterey. Hilleary & Petco. 1994. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 70 copies, number 16. Very rare, especially in this condition. Fine copy. $200
207901 - Purchase

Sutherland, Monica. The Damndest Finest Ruins. The Full Story of San Francisco's Great Earthquake-Fire. Photo available. New York. Coward-McCann. 1959. 219 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210212 - Purchase

Sutherland, William. The Wonders of Nevada. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211654 - Purchase

Sutro, Adolph. A Trip to Washoe. Limited edition. Photo available. np. White Knight Press. 1942. 8 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 125 copies, number 41. Fine copy. $125
212124 - Purchase

Sutter, Johann August. The Diary of Johann August Sutter. Photo available. San Francisco. The Grabhorn Press. 1932. 56 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Color plate reproductions. Folding panorama view of Sutter's Fort 1847. Three page facsimile of the roster of men who left the fort to aid Gov. Micheltorena against the revolting Californians. Fine copy (very light spotting on covers). $125
207550 - Purchase

Sutter, Johann Augustus, James W. Marshall and John Bidwell. Pioneers of the Sacramento: A Group of Letters By & About Johann Augustus Sutter, James W. Marshall & John Bidwell. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1953. xii, 34 [1] pages. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Edition limited to 400 copies. A selection of five letters dated from 1850 to 1881 concerning the principals in the discovery of gold at Coloma. frontispiece (colored folding map), 1 facsimile. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in lightly soiled dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207277 - Purchase

Suttle, Gary. California County Summits. A Guide to the Highest Point in Each of the 58 Counties. Photo available. Berkeley. Wilderness Press. 1994. 220 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218768 - Purchase

Sutton, Ann. The Pacific Crest Trail. Escape to the Wilderness. Photo available. Philadelphia. J.B. Lippincott. 1975. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163237 - Purchase

Sutton, Ann. The Wilderness World of the Grand Canyon "Leave it As It Is". Philadelphia. Lippincott. 1971. 241 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Philip Hyde. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
104879 - Purchase

Sutton, Ann. Yellowstone. A Century of the Wilderness Idea. New York. Macmillan. 1972. 220 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
104744 - Purchase

Sutton, Jack. The Mythical State of Jefferson. A Pictorial History of Early Northern California and Southern Oregon. Photo available. Medford. Josephine County Historical Society. 1967. 114 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
191482 - Purchase

Sutton, Vida & William. The Wind Blew Him West. Inscribed by the author. A Real Oregon True Story. Photo available. Victoria. Trafford. 2005. 268 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Sheila Enjoy the book William R. Sutton". Fine copy. $20
212764 - Purchase

Svanevik, Michael & Shirley Burgett. City of Souls. Signed by the authors. San Francisco's Necropolis at Colma. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1995. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Very scarce. Fine copy. $95
209431 - Purchase

Svanevik, Michael & Shirley Burgett. No Sidewalks Here. Signed by the authors. A Pictorial History of Hillsborough. Photo available. Hillsborough. Concours d'Elegance. 1992. 127 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2000 copies, Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
206962 - Purchase

Swackhamer, Wm, D. (issuer). Political History of Nevada (Sixth Edition). Photo available. Carson City. State of Nevada. 1974. 241 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Maps. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
194320 - Purchase

Swackhamer, Wm, D. (issuer). Political History of Nevada (Sixth Edition). Photo available. Carson City. State of Nevada. 1974. 241 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Maps. Fine copy. $20
211545 - Purchase

Swan, Howard. Music in the Southwest. 1825-1950. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1952. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
176323 - Purchase

Swan, John A. A Trip to the Gold Mines of California in 1848. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1960. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206273 - Purchase

Swan, Walter. "me 'n Henry". Inscribed by the author. A Story About Two Boys Growing Up on the Old Family Homestead in Cochise County when Arizona was an Infant State. Photo available. Bisbee. Swan. 1990. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
172768 - Purchase

Swanberg, W.A. Citizen Hearst. A Biography of William Randolph Hearst. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners & Sons. 1961. 555 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. IMPORTANT REFERENCE WORK. VERY SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
175769 - Purchase

Swanberg, W.A. Citizen Hearst. A Biography of William Randolph Hearst. Photo available. New York. Galahad. 1996. 555 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
190937 - Purchase

Swannack, Jervis D., Jr. Big Juniper House. Mesa Verde National Park - Colorado. Wetherill Mesa Excavations. Photo available. Washington. National Park Service. 1969. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
187889 - Purchase

Swanner, Charles D. Santa Ana. A Narrative of Yesterday. 1870-1910. Photo available. Claremont. Saunders Press. 1953. 159 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206406 - Purchase

Sweeney, J. Gray. Masterpieces of Western American Art. Photo available. New York. Crescent Books. 1996. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
191600 - Purchase

Sweeney, James L. The California Electricity Crisis. Photo available. Stanford. Hoover Institution Press. 2002. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
182429 - Purchase

Swett, John. History of the Public School System of California . Photo available. San Francisco. A.L. Bancroft and Company. 1876. 247 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
206485 - Purchase

Swett, John. Public Education in California. Its Origin and Development, with Personal Reminiscences of Half a Century. Photo available. New York. American Book Company. 1911. 320 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $50
208561 - Purchase

Swigart, William Russell. Biography of Spring Street in Los Angeles. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1945. 191 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Dear Jim: After reading this abortion, I hope our long span of friendship will continue for many many more years. Sincerely Yours Bill Swigart". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206370 - Purchase

Swinton, Heidi & Lee Crobert. The Willie and Martin Handcart Story. Sweetwater Rescue. Photo available. American Fork. Covenant. 2006. 138 pps 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
199798 - Purchase

Swisher, John M. Bits 'N Pieces of the Mohahve Desert's Weathered Past. Signed by the author. Mohave. Photo available. Helendale. Self published. 1995. 234 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207085 - Purchase

Swisher, John M. Bits 'N Pieces of the Mohahve Desert's Weathered Past. Signed by the author. Mohave. Photo available. Helendale. Self published. 1995. 234 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $85
207942 - Purchase

Swisher, John M. Mojave Rendezvous. Signed by the author. True Tales of Old San Bernardino County and the Mojave Desert (Plus Selected Short Subjects). Photo available. Helendale. Self published. 1997. 242 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207084 - Purchase

Taft, Robert. Artists and Illustrators of the Old West. 1850-1900. New York. Bonanza Books. 1975. 400 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
103049 - Purchase

Taft, Robert. Artists and Illustrators of the Old West. 1850-1900. New York. Bonanza Books. 1975. 400 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
161424 - Purchase

Taft, Robert. Artists and Illustrators of the Old West. 1850-1900. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners. 1953. 400 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition "A". Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
193463 - Purchase

Taft. Robert. Artists and Illustrators of the Old West. 1850-1900. Photo available. New York. Charles Scribners. 1953. 400 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition "A". Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208148 - Purchase

Talbitzer, Bill. Lost Beneath the Feather (Oroville Dam). Photo available. Oroville. Las Plumas Pub. 1963. 4to. Pictorial soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211127 - Purchase

Talbot, Agnes Vincen. The Truth About Sacajawea. Signed by the author. Photo available. Jackson. Grandview Publishing. 1997. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
211657 - Purchase

Talbot, Clare Ryan. Historic California in Bookplates. Athens. Ohio University Press. 1983. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
180168 - Purchase

Tallack, William & Carl Wheat. The California Overland Express. The Longest Stage-Ride in the World. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historical Society of Southern California. 1935. 85 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
205782 - Purchase

Talmage-Bowes, Madigan. Swinerton. A Builders History. 125 Years of Building Excellence. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 2013. 73 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
198338 - Purchase

Tamarin, Alfred. Ancient Indians of the Southwest. Garden City. Doubleday and Co. 1974. 96 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
106723 - Purchase

Tannenbaum, Mary et al. Chinese Book Arts and California. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1989. 4to. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Complete. Fine set in fine slip case. $30
209409 - Purchase

Tanner, Clara Lee. Indian Baskets of The Southwest. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1983. 242 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
197768 - Purchase

Tanner, Clara Lee. Ray Manley's Portraits & Turquoise of Southwest Indians. Tucson. Ray Manley Photography. 1975. 95 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
200308 - Purchase

Tanner, Clara Lee. Southwest Indian Craft Arts. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1968. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Valuable reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
181463 - Purchase

Tanner, Terence A. Frank Waters. Inscribed by the author. A Bibliography. With Relevant Selections From His Correspondence. Glenwood. Meyerbooks. 1983. 356 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Inscribed by the author and Frank Waters. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
104865 - Purchase

Taper, Bernard (ed). Mark Twain's San Francisco. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill. 1963. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper). $20
163311 - Purchase

Tapper, Violet & Nellie Lolmaugh. The Friendliest Valley. Memories of the San Jacinto-Hemet Area. Photo available. San Jacinto. San Jacinto Valley Museum. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191684 - Purchase

Tarakanoff, Vassili Petrovitch. Statement of My Captivity Among the Californians. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1953. 49 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207571 - Purchase

Tarver, Paul et al. Blue Winds Dancing. The Whitecloud Collection of Native American Art, Photo available. New Orleans. New Orleans Museum of Art. 2005. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (gift inscriptions on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
194303 - Purchase

Tatam, Robert. Old Times in Contra Costa. A Journey To the Past. Photo available. Pittsburgh. Highland. 1993. 202 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
185354 - Purchase

Tatam, Robert. Old Times in Contra Costa. A Journey To the Past. Photo available. Pittsburgh. Highland. 1993. 202 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
189044 - Purchase

Tatam, Robert. Old Times in Stanislaus County. A Journey To the Past. Photo available. Pittsburgh. Highland. 1994. 178 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
196089 - Purchase

Tatam, Robert. Old Times in Stanislaus County. A Journey To the Past. Photo available. Pittsburgh. Highland. 1994. 178 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207430 - Purchase

Tate, Michael L. The Indians of Texas: An Annotated Research Bibliography. Photo available. Metuchen. The Scarecrow Press. 1986. 514 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
202626 - Purchase

Taxay, Don. Money of the American Indians and other Primitive Currencies of the Americas. Photo available. New York. Nummus Press. 1978. 158 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference book. Text is illustrated throughout by pictures of the various currency items, a number of which are shown in their aboriginal setting. A comprehensive study of aboriginal American currency. The various monetary forms are described and illustrated,and their history, ritual use and mythopoetic symbolism are explored in detail. Ex-libris. Usual marks, pocket. Otherwise, very nice copy in fine (label on spine) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172695 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard & Richard H. Dillon Eldorado. 2 vols. Being a True Facsimile of the Whole of the First 1850 Edition, Including the Original Color Plates. A Biographical Introduction by Richard H. Dillon. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1968. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. Facsimile edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Limited edition of 1100 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set. $50
208202 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard & Richard H. Dillon Eldorado. 2 volumes in slip case. Inscribed by Richard Dillon. Being a True Facsimile of the Whole of the First 1850 Edition, Including the Original Color Plates. A Biographical Introduction by Richard H. Dillon. Photo available. Palo Alto. Lewis Osborne. 1968. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard covers. Facsimile edition. Two volumes. Illustrated. Both volumes inscribed by the author "R.H. Dillon "Introduction" for John Carpenter. Countersigned of David Grahams on 5-23-86 by the author R.H. Dillon". Signed prospectus laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set in fine slip case. $85
207667 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
179649 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188593 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Power. Photo available. New York. Bison. 1988. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small chip on bottom edge). $20
188485 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Power. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1949. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
203967 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado, or, Adventures in the Path of Empire: Comprising a Voyage to California, via Panama, Life in San Francisco and Monterey, Pictures of the Gold Region, and Experiences of Mexican Travel. Photo available. New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1850. 251 & 247 pps. + ads. Octavo. Embossed hardcovers. Top edge gilt. First edition. Two volumes. Rare in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine set (very light foxing to end papers). $750
205869 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. Eldorado. Photo available. Berkeley. Heyday Books. 1968. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Folding plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
151991 - Purchase

Taylor, Bayard. New Pictures From California. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1951. 134 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. "Golden Chain" map in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
208109 - Purchase

Taylor, Colin F. With Eagle Tail. Arnold Lupson and 30 Years Among the Sarcee, Blackfoot and Stoney Indians on the North American Plains. Photo available. New York. Smithmark. 1999. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189908 - Purchase

Taylor, Colin F. (ed). The Native Americans. The Indigenous People of North America. London. Salamander Books. 1991. 257 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
115041 - Purchase

Taylor, Colin. The Native Americans. The Indigenous People of North America. New York. Smithmark. 1992. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
130025 - Purchase

Taylor, Colin. The Warriors of the Plains. Photo available. New York. Arco. 1975. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Related material laid in. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
181476 - Purchase

Taylor, David Wooster. The Life of James Rolph, Jr. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. San Francisco. Committee for Plublication of The Life of James Rolph, Jr. 1931. 133 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 95. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208722 - Purchase

Taylor, Elmer, E. George Sanders Bickerstaff. 1893-1954 "Painter of Pictures". Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles Westerners. 1988. 38 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $85
212188 - Purchase

Taylor, Frank J. Land of Homes. Of the Series California. Signed by 8 of the Covered Wagon Babies. De Luxe Edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Powell Publishing Comapny. 1929. 354 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated Moroccan leather. Raised ribs, embossed bear in gilt. First edition. Illustrated. Signed by 8 of the original Covered Wagon Babies. Very rare in this condition. Fine copy. $125
210512 - Purchase

Taylor, Fred G. A Saga of Sugar. Being a Story of the Romance and Development of Beet Sugar in the Rocky Mountain West. Photo available. np. Utah-Idaho Sugar Company. 1944. 234 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212442 - Purchase

Taylor, J. Golden (ed). The Literature of the American West. Photo available. New York. Houghton Mifflin. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
165073 - Purchase

Taylor, J. Golden (ed). The Literature of the American West. Photo available. New York. Houghton Mifflin. 1971. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
174608 - Purchase

Taylor, Joan Chatfield. Visiting Eden. The Public Gardens of Northern California. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1993. 130 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
103678 - Purchase

Taylor, Jock. One Hundred Year's Ago in Nevada. Reno. Western Printing. 1964. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
136578 - Purchase

Taylor, K.M. & Aimee Crocker. Aimee Crocker's Refined Vaudeville: Around the World with Americas Most Intriguing Heiress. Photo available. Los Angeles. Frugoli & Taylor. 2009. 201 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
214833 - Purchase

Taylor, Karen L. Grand Canyon's Long-Eared Taxi. Photo available. Grand Canyon. Grand Canyon Natural History Assoc. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
189889 - Purchase

Taylor, Katherine Ames & Ansel Adams. Yosemite Trails and Tales. Photo available. Stanford. Stanfor University Press. 1946. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Ansel Adams. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
217939 - Purchase

Taylor, Lonn. The American Cowboy. An Exhibition at the Library of Congress. Photo available. Washington. American Folklife Center. 1983. 228 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204628 - Purchase

Taylor, M. The Gold Digger's Song Book. Containing the Most Popular Humorous & Sentimental Songs. Photo available. San Francisco [Marysville]. The Book Club of California [Marysville Daily Herald Print]. 1975 [1856]. 34 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Leather spine over boards. First edition thus. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208603 - Purchase

Taylor, Maude Sawin. From My Nevada Notebook Photo available. Sparks. Self published. 1965. 160 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
209843 - Purchase

Taylor, Morris F. First Mail West. Stagecoach Lines on the Santa Fe Trail. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico. 1971. 253 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
193347 - Purchase

Taylor, Mrs. H.J. The Last Survivor. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. San Francisco. Johnck & Seeger. 1932. 26 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Margot and Emil from their friend, the author October 1946". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
208324 - Purchase

Taylor, Raymond G. & Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Men, Medicine & Water: The Building of the Los Angeles Aqueduct, 1908-1913. Photo available. Los Angeles: Friends of the Los Angeles County Medical Association Library, with the Assistance of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, 1982. 202 pages. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Recollections of the physician-in-chief for workers employed to construct the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
209543 - Purchase

Taylor, Rev. William. Seven Years' Street Preaching in San Francisco, California; Embracing Incidents, Triumphant Death Scenes, Etc. Photo available. New York. Phillips & Hunt. 1856. 394 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Embossed brown cloth. "Twentieth thousand". Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Light shelf wear, staining to end papers, title page). Edge wear. $50
208073 - Purchase

Taylor, Tom (ed). Bookways. A Quarterly for the Book Arts. Number 6. Photo available. Austin. Self published. January, 1993. 56 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
209291 - Purchase

Taylor, W. Thomas, Larry McMurtry. Texfake. Inscribed by the author and Scheffelins. An Account of the Theft and Forgery of Early Texas Printed Documents. Photo available. Austin. Self published. 1991. 158 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Introduction by Larry McMurtry. Inscribed by the author "For Mari - A new cousin, I'm delighted to know. Tim Taylor 17 September 1991 and J J Scheffelin Virginia Scheffelin Sept. 19, 1991. For our sweet niece of whom we are very proud" Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small blemish on front panel). $75
202569 - Purchase

Taylor, William O. With Custer on the Little Big Horn. A Newly Discovered First-Person Account. Photo available. New York. Viking Press. 1996. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
164398 - Purchase

Taylor, William. With Custer on the Little Big Horn. A Newly Discovered First-Person Account. New York. Viking Press. 1996. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
137681 - Purchase

Teague, Charles Collins. Fifty Years a Rancher. The Recollections of Half a Century Devoted to the Citrus and Walnut Industries of California and to Furthering the Cooperative Movement in Agriculture. Photo available. np. np. 1944. 199 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201337 - Purchase

Teather, Louise (ed). Glimpses of Belvedere & Tiburon. The Early Decades. Photo available. Belvedere. The Landmarks Society. 1964. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211288 - Purchase

Teather, Louise. Place Names of Marin. Signed by the author. Where Did They Come From? Photo available. San Francisco. Scottwall Associates. 1986. 97 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $20
211318 - Purchase

Tebbel, John. The American Indian Wars. Photo available. New York. Bonanza Books. 1960. 312 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
103489 - Purchase

Teets, Bob. Rivers of Fear. The Great California Flood of 1986. Photo available. San Jose. San Jose Mercury News. 1986. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
185927 - Purchase

Teets, Bob. Rivers of Fear. The Great California Flood of 1986. Photo available. San Jose. San Jose Mercury News. 1986. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
188924 - Purchase

Tefertiller, Casey. Wyatt Earp. The Life Behind the Legend. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. New York. John Wiley & Sons. 1997. 403 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Deluxe binding. Half-leather over brown boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies, number 148. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $200
207765 - Purchase

Teiser, Ruth (ed). This Sudden Empire California. The Story of The Society of California Pioneers 1850 to 1950. Photo available. San Francisco. The Society of California Pioneers. 1950. 76 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Decorations by Mallette Dean. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
208143 - Purchase

Teiser, Ruth. An Account of Domingo Ghirardelli and The Early Years of The D. Ghirardelli Company. Photo available. San Francisco. D. Ghirardelli Company. 1945. 30 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in frontis. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207152 - Purchase

Temple, Sydney. The Carmel Mission. Photo available. Santa Cruz. Western Tanager Press. 1980. 166 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
209557 - Purchase

Terrell, Bob. The Chuck Wagon Gang. Inscribed by the author, members. A Legend Lives On. Photo available. Asheville. Roy Carter. 1990. 248 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed and inscribed by band members. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
215186 - Purchase

Terrell, John Upton. Apache Chronicle. The Story of the People. New York. World. 1972. 411 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear) in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
116862 - Purchase

Terrell, John Upton. Bunkhouse Papers. Reminiscences of a Distinguished Western Historian. New York. Dial Press. 1971. 251 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
100939 - Purchase

Terrell, John Upton. The Man Who Rediscovered American. A Biography of John Wesley Powell. Photo available. New York. Weybright and Talley. 1969. 281 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine faded) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
215551 - Purchase

Terrell, John Upton. The Six Turnings; Major Changes in the American West 1806-1834. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1968. 250 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209042 - Purchase

Thayer, James Bradley. A Western Journey With Mr. Emerson. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1980. 111 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209054 - Purchase

The Gearhart Sisters. May & Edna. Let's Play. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2009. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. "The Lost Balloon" print laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207552 - Purchase

Thie, Carlene. Homecoming. Destination Disneyland. Golden Anniversary Collector's Edition. A Tribute to Walt Disney's Dreams and Imagination. Photo available. Riverside. Ape Pen Pub. 2005. 174 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206529 - Purchase

Thoele, Michael. Fire Line. Summer Battles of the West. Photo available. Golden. Fulcrum. 1995. 170 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
215020 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl Barns of California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1974. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small owner name on end papers) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
177764 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl & Edward Abbey. Back Roads of Arizona. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1978. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. Commentary by Edward Abbey. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light soiling to cover). $20
204218 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Back Roads of California. Photo available. Menlo Park. Lane Magazine & Book Co. 1983. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
171778 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Back Roads of California. Boxed first edition. Menlo Park. Lane Magazine & Book Co. 1971. 208 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy in fine slip case. $20
159065 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Back Roads of Washington. Photo available. New York. Clarkson N. Potter. 1981. 200 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
175846 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Earl Thollander's Back Roads of California. Photo available. New York. Clarkson N. Potter. 1983. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
197760 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Earl Thollander's Back Roads of California. Photo available. New York. Clarkson N. Potter. 1983. 192 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
203550 - Purchase

Thollander, Earl. Earl Thollander's Back Roads of California. 65 Trips on California's Scenic Byways. Photo available. Seattle Sasquatch Books. 1994. 208 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191754 - Purchase

Thomas, David. The Native Americans. An Illustrated History. Atlanta. Turner Pub. 1993. 479 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
106703 - Purchase

Thomas, Dorothy S. & Richard Nishimoto. The Spoilage. Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1946. 388 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208108 - Purchase

Thomas, Edward Harper. Chinook: A History and Dictionary of the Northwest Coast Trade Jargon. Photo available. Portland. Metropolitan Press. 1935. 181 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (front, bottom corner worn owner name). $25
194419 - Purchase

Thomas, Elaine Dodson. Shiwi Vander Wagens. Family Memories. Photo available. np. Self published. nd. 120 pps. 4to. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
197309 - Purchase

Thomas, Gordon. The San Francisco Earthquake. New York. Stein and Day. 1975. 316 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
150305 - Purchase

Thomas, Gordon. The San Francisco Earthquake. Photo available. New York. Stein and Day. 1971. 316 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163219 - Purchase

Thomas, Lately. Between Two Empires. The Life of California's First Senator. William McKendree Gwin. Boston. Houghton Mifflin & Company. 1969. 399 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light spine sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137765 - Purchase

Thomas, Lately. Between Two Empires. The Life of California's First Senator. William McKendree Gwin. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin & Company. 1969. 399 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
163293 - Purchase

Thomas, Lately. Between Two Empires. The Life of California's First Senator. William McKendree Gwin. Photo available. Boston. Houghton Mifflin & Company. 1969. 399 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210204 - Purchase

Thomason, John W. Jeb Stuart. New York. Konecky & Konecky. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
138068 - Purchase

Thomason, John W. Jeb Stuart. New York. Mallard. 1992. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
158012 - Purchase

Thompson & West. Official and Historical Atlas Map of Alameda County, California. Compiled, Drawn and Published From Personal Examinations and Surveys. County History. Photo available. Fresno. Valley Publishers. 1976. 178 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Lithographic reproductions, maps and statistics. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $50
193341 - Purchase

Thompson, Ben W. (ed). Who's Who in Indian Relics. No. 7. An Historical Record of Prominent Collectors. Photo available. Kirkwood. The Messenger Printing Co. 1988. 371 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
189559 - Purchase

Thompson, Erwin. Modoc War. Its Military History & Topography. Photo available. Sacramento. Argus Books. 1971. 188 pps. + maps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Prospectus laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
205830 - Purchase

Thompson, Evelyn. Manteca. Selected Chapters from Its History. Photo available. Manteca. Manteca Bulletin. 1980. 154 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
209693 - Purchase

Thompson, John and Edward A. Dutra. The Tule Breakers. The Story of the California Dredge. Photo available. Stockton. University of the Pacific. 1983. 370 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $100
207304 - Purchase

Thompson, Richard and Kathryn. Pioneer of The Mojave. Signed by the authors. The Life and Times of Aaron G. Lane. Photo available. Apple Valley. Desert Knolls Press. 1995. 210 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207088 - Purchase

Thomsa, Janet et al. (eds). That Day in June. Reflections on the Teton Dam Disaster. Photo available. Rexbur. Ricks College Press. 1977. 307 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212413 - Purchase

Thomson, Barry. The Enchanted Light. Images of the Grand Canyon. Flagstaff. Museum of Northern Arizona. 1979. 74 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
101544 - Purchase

Thomson, Origen. Crossing the Plains. Photo available. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. 1983 (1896). 96 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
212774 - Purchase

Thornton, Franks S. History of The Escaton Community in California. With Biographical Sketches of the Leading Men and Women of the Community Who have been Identified with Its Growth and Development from the Early Days to the Present. Photo available. np. Self published. 1964. 287 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $85
208271 - Purchase

Thornton, J. Quinn. The California Tragedy. Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1945. 161 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205841 - Purchase

Thornton, Mark V. Big Oak Flat - Groveland. Inscribed by the author. Historic Sites Survey. Photo available. Big Oak Flat. Southern Tuolumne County Historical Society. 1998. 271 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Elizabeth Correa Best Wishes Mark V. Thornton 1-14-1987". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
196916 - Purchase

Thornton, Russell. The Cherokees. A Population History. Lincoln. University of Nebraska. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
130743 - Purchase

Thrower, Norman J.W. (ed). The Compleat Plattmaker. Essays on Chart, Map, and Globe Making in England in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. Photo available. Los Angeles. Berkeley. William Andrews Clark Memorial Library. University of California Press. 1978. 241 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
193411 - Purchase

Thurman, Michael E. The Naval Department of San Blas. New Spain's Bastion for Alta California and Nootka. 1767 to 1798. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1967. 383 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207967 - Purchase

Thurman, Michael. The Naval Department of San Blas. New Spain's Bastion for Alta California and Nootka. 1767 to 1798. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1967. 383 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
192291 - Purchase

Thurston, J.S. Laguna Beach of Early Days. Photo available. Culver City. Self published. 1947. 198 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207825 - Purchase

Thybony, Scott & Fred Hirschmann. Rock Art of the American Southwest. Photo available. Portland. Graphic Arts Center. 2002. 128 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199661 - Purchase

Tibbitts, John C. Chips from the Pontil. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. 1963. 74 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To my Dear Shirley & Bill John Tibbitts". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
197920 - Purchase

Tibbitts, John C. How to Collect Antique Bottles. Sacramento. Little Glass Shack. 1970. 118 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
197919 - Purchase

Tibbitts, John C. How to Collect Antique Bottles. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Sacramento. Little Glass Shack. 1970. 118 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Bill and Shirley 1st copy of 2nd printing. From a friend - John C. Tibbitts. 5//24/70". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
197918 - Purchase

Tibbles, Thomas Henry. Buckskin and Blanket Days. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday & Company. 1957. 336 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. The unique and vivid memoirs of a pioneer, scout, hunter and friend of the Indians, from his youth in Bleeding Kansas in 1856, to the Battle of Wounded Knee. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
205632 - Purchase

Tikhmenev, P.A. History of the Russian-American Company. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 1978. 522 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207383 - Purchase

Tillett, Leslie. Wind on the Buffalo Grass: The Indians' Own Account of the Battle at the Little Big Horn River, & the Death of their Life on the Plains. Photo available. New York. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1976. 160 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
203872 - Purchase

Tindall, Maurice W. Down to Earth. A Mendocino County Life. Photo available. Mendocino. Pacific Rim. 1978. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211134 - Purchase

Tinkle, Lon (ed). The Cowboy Reader. Photo available. New York. Longmans, Green and Co. 1959. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
160389 - Purchase

Tinkle, Lon. An American Original. The Life of J. Frank Dobie. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1978. 264 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Very scarce in this condition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
101777 - Purchase

Tippets, Susan Thomas. Piedmont Ghost Town. Uinta County, Wyoming. Photo available. np. Self published. 1995. 109 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
202401 - Purchase

Tippets, Susan Thomas. Piedmont Ghost Town. Uinta County, Wyoming. Photo available. np. Self published. 1995. 4to. Comb binding. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
211275 - Purchase

Todd, Arthur. The Cornish Miner in America. The Contribution to the Mining History of the United States by Emigrant Cornish Miners - The Men Called Cousin Jacks. Photo available. Glendale. Truro. Arthur H. Clark Company. D. Bradford Barton Ltd. 1967. 279 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207248 - Purchase

Todd, Tom. Tombstone by Tombstone. Inscribed by the author. Here Lies the Old West. Volume One. Photo available. Show Low. Createspace. 2012. 200 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Tim & Sarah, Thank you for the PCA support. Enjoy the book. Tom... Tom Todd. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
190966 - Purchase

Tolbert, Frank X. Tolbert's Texas. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Gilt decorated hard cover. Doubleday. 1983. 194 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Ganneth, a displaced Texan, high regards, Frank Tolbert, from Kelly and Frank?". Fine copy in fine (very light rubbing) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
215809 - Purchase

Tolford, Hugh C. The Place Called Death Valley. 35th Annual Death Valley '49ers Encampment. Photo available. Death Valley. Sagebrush Press. 1985. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210088 - Purchase

Tom Moulin. San Francisco. Creation of a City. Photo available. Millbrae. Celestial Arts. 1978. 177 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210662 - Purchase

Tompkins, Walker A. Stagecoach Days in Santa Barbara County. Photo available. Santa Barbara. McNally & Loftin. 1982. 135 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210116 - Purchase

Tompkins, Walter A. Santa Barbara History Makers. Photo available. Santa Barbara. McNally & Lofltin. 1983. 423 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price clipped) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209670 - Purchase

Tompkins, Walter. Goleta. Signed by the author. The Good Land. Photo available. Goleta. Goleta Amvets. 1966. 347 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
209433 - Purchase

Tong, Benson. Unsubmissive Women. Chinese Prostitutes in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1994. 300 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209573 - Purchase

Toole, K Ross et al. Probing the American West. Papers from the Santa Fe Conference. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1962. 216 pps. + Program. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209482 - Purchase

Topolos, Michael & Betty Dobson & Sebastian Titus. California Wineries. Napa Valley. Volume One. Limited edition. Photo available. St. Helena. Vintage Image. 1975. 193 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition, number 1155. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
208831 - Purchase

Torchiana, H.A. van Coenen, Litt.D., Ll.D. Story of the Mission Santa Cruz. Photo available. San Francisco. Paul Elder and Company. 1933. 460 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208991 - Purchase

Torliatt, Lee. Historic Photos of Sonoma County. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Atlanta. Turner. 2008. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Mary... Best wishes and happy viewing o the Sonoma County scene. Lee Torliatt April 2008". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
186393 - Purchase

Torliatt, Lee. Historic Photos of Sonoma County. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Atlanta. Turner. 2008. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "To Jim Miller, a man who loves Santa Rosa an, Strangely enough, also has a splendid sense of humor. Best wishes. Lee Torliatt June 2008" Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
187701 - Purchase

Toulouse, Betty T. The Indian Arts Fund Collection. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1970. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine set in self wrappers. $25
189654 - Purchase

Tout, Otis B. The First Thirty Years. Being An Account of the Principal Events in the History of Imperial Valley, Southern California, U.S.A. 1901-1931. Complete in One Volume. Photo available. San Diego. Otis B. Tout. c. 1931. 427 pps. 4to. Decorative embossed boards. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
207307 - Purchase

Tow, Gayle. Beyond the Golden Gate. A Pioneer Woman's Journey from California's Gold Country to Oregon's Fertile Tillamook Valley. Photo available. Sweet Home. Crystal Fountain Books. 2006. 189 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201216 - Purchase

Towle, Russell. The Dutch Flat Chronicles. 1849-1906. Signed by the author. This Rather Diffuse Portrait of the old Mining Town Has Been Rendered Using Nearly a Thousand Letters, Articles, Essays, and Short Stories Derived from Books, Magazines and Newspapers of the Day. Photo available. Dutch Flat. The Dutch Flat Chronicles. 1994. 553 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
207104 - Purchase

Towne, Marian Kleinsasser. Bread of Life. Diaries and Memories of a Dakota Family. 1936-1945. Photo available. Freeman. Pine Hill Press. 1994. 459 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210471 - Purchase

Tracy, Eleanor thel & Harriet Tracy DeLong. Schoolma'am. Stone Lagoon, California. 1903-1904. Photo available. Seattle. Artcraft. 1978. 75 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
202945 - Purchase

Tracy, Fannie C. & Glendon J. Rodgers. The Tracy Saga. Inscribed by the authors to Russ Leadabrand. Photo available. np. Cardon House. 1962. 410 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed "Fannie C. Tracy To Russ Leadabrand Compliments of Frances Tracy Selviedge.. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207370 - Purchase

Tracy, Fannie C. & Glendon J. Rodgers. The Tracy Saga. Signed by the authors. np. Cardon House. 1962. 410 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the authors, Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
217406 - Purchase

Tracy, Jack. Sausalito. Moments in Time. A Pictorial History of Sausalito's First One Hundred Years 1850-1950. Photo available. Sausalito. Windgate Press. 1983. 188 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (closed tear, front panel bottom) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
213632 - Purchase

Trafzer, Clifford. The Kit Carson Campaign. Inscribed by the author. The Last Great Navajo War. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1983. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
139322 - Purchase

Trask, Samuel. California Lands. Ownership, Use and Management. Washington. American Forestry Assoc. 1958. 308 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
129107 - Purchase

Travers, Sam. Christmas in the Old West. A Historical Scrapbook. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press. 2003. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188464 - Purchase

Traywick, Bent T. Eleanora Dumont, Alias Madam Moustache. Photo available. np. Self published. 1990. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207608 - Purchase

Trenholm, Virginia Cole & Maurine Carley. Wyoming Pageant. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Casper. Prairie Publishing Co. 1946. 291 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Best Wishes to Marilyn Pierson. Maurine Carley". Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (front hinge taped). $50
203709 - Purchase

Trenton, Patricia. California Light. 1900-1930. San Francisco. Laguna Beach. Laguna Art Museum. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
192270 - Purchase

Trenton, Patricia. Native Faces: Indian Cultures in American Art. From the Collections of the Los Angeles Athletic Club and the Southwest Museum. Photo available. Los Angeles. LAACO. 1984. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189899 - Purchase

Treutlein, Theodore. San Francisco Bay. Discovery and Colonization, 1769-1776. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1968. 152 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163226 - Purchase

Treutlein, Theodore. San Francisco Bay. Discovery and Colonization, 1769-1776. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1968. 152 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209422 - Purchase

Trexler, Keith A. The Tioga Road. A History. 1883-1961. Photo available. Yosemite. Yosemite Natural History Assn, 1975. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211125 - Purchase

Trimble, Marshall. Arizona Adventure. Action-Packed True Tales of Early Arizona. Photo available. Phoenix. Golden West. 1982. 160 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199542 - Purchase

Trimble,m Stehen Talking with the Clay. The Art of Pueblo Pottery in the 21st Century. Photo available. Santa Fe. School for Advanced Research. 2007 150 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218908 - Purchase

Triplett, Frank and Joseph Snell (ed). The Life, Times and Treacherous Death of Jesse James. Said To Be an Authentic Reprint of the Long Suppressed, 1882 Edition. New York City. Promontory Press. 1970. 344 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
136997 - Purchase

Triplett, Frank. The Life, Times and Treacherous Death of Jesse James (Chicago Review). Photo available. Chicago Review. Swallow Press. 1970. 138 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
105679 - Purchase

Trollope, Anthony. A Letter from Anthony Trollope Describing a Visit to California in 1875. Photo available. San Francisco. Colt Press. 1946. 32 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Engravings by Mallette Dean. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
208595 - Purchase

Truman, Benjamin Cummings & Msgr. Francis J. Weber (ed). The Observations of Benjamin Cummings Truman on El Camino Real. Los Angeles Miscellany 9. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1978. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206814 - Purchase

Truman, Major Ben. C. Semi-Tropical California. Its Climate, Healthfulness, Productiveness, and Scenery. Its Magnificent Stretches of Vine-Yards and Groves of Semi-Tropical Fruits, Etc., Etc., Etc. Photo available. San Francisco. A.L. Bancroft & Company, Publishers. 1874. 204 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Embossed board. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed "To the Union Library Society of Hanover College by Thomas S. Dunn Major U.S.A. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $200
206523 - Purchase

Truman, Major Benjamin C. & Gary F. Kurutz (ed). Knights of The Lash. The Stagecoach Stories of Major Benjamin C. Truman. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 2005. 116 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206982 - Purchase

Tryon, Mary Ellen. A Guide to Historic San Juan Capistrano. Inscribed by the author. A Comprehensive Guide for: Architecture, Heritage, History & Preservation. Photo available. San Juan Capistrano. San Juan Capistrano Historical Society. 1999. 181 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To Jim & Ann -- With fond memories of when we were young Mary Ellen". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
199609 - Purchase

Tucker, Edwin. Men Who Matched the Mountain. The Forest Service in the Southwest. Photo available. Washington. U.S. Government Printing Office. 1972. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
160332 - Purchase

Tucker, Toba Pato. Pueblo Artists Portraits. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1998. 166 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscription by subjects, Connie Gaussoin, Robert Naranjo and Charley Bird. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
197316 - Purchase

Tulloch, James Francis & Gordon Keith (ed). The James Francis Tulloch Diary. 1875-1910. Signed by the editor. Photo available. Portland. Binford & Mort. 1978. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the editor. Fine copy. $30
216591 - Purchase

Tunis, Edwin. Frontier Living. Photo available. New York. The World Publishing Company. 1961. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Remnants of dust jacket laid in. $45
213855 - Purchase

Turk, Rudy H. & Doris Monthan (ed). Scholder / Indians. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1976. 117 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
204122 - Purchase

Turnbaugh, Sarah Peabody. Indian Baskets. Photo available. West Chester. Schiffer Publishing. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189557 - Purchase

Turner, Alford E. (ed). The Earps Talk. Photo available. College Station. The Early West. 1992. 196 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
205048 - Purchase

Turner, David, et al. Joseph A. Fleck. An Early Taos Painter. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of Fine Arts. 1985. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189897 - Purchase

Turner, Dennis & Peter Palmquist. Place Names of Humboldt County, California. Signed by the author. A Compendium. 1542-1992. Photo available. Orangevale. Self published. 1998. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs from the Peter Palmquist collection. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $50
211409 - Purchase

Turner, Frederick Jackson. The Frontier in American History. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
162567 - Purchase

Turner, Frederick Jackson. The Frontier in American History. Limited edition. Photo available. Franklin Center. The Franklin Library. 1977. 364 pps. Octavo. Leather bound. Gilt edges. First edition thus. Illustrated by Phero Thomas. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
195423 - Purchase

Turner, Frederick. John Muir. Rediscovering America. Photo available. Cambridge. Perseus. 1985. 417 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188109 - Purchase

Turner, Frederick. Of Chiles, Cacti, and Fighting Cocks. Notes on the American West. San Francisco. North Point Press. 1990. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
138584 - Purchase

Turner, Frederick. Of Chiles, Cacti, and Fighting Cocks. Notes on the American West. San Francisco. North Point. 1990. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
157387 - Purchase

Turner, John. White Gold Comes to California. Photo available. Bakersfield. Acala. California Planting Cotton Seed Distributors. 1981. 252 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209683 - Purchase

Turner, Paul V. The Founders & the Architects. The Design of Stanford University. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plate. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
210072 - Purchase

Turner, Robert D. The S.S. Moye. Memories of the Oldest Sternweheeler. Photo available. Victoria. Sono Nis Press. 1991. 60 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211174 - Purchase

Turner, Robyn Montana. Texas Traditions. The Culture of the Lone Star State. Boston. Little, Brown Co. 1996. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
140024 - Purchase

Turner, Wilson G. Petroglyph Study Expanded. The 1979 Report on The Black Canyon Project of the Mojave Desert. Volume XXIX, No. 1. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Fall, 1981. 73 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208967 - Purchase

Turner, Wilson G. Petroglyphs. A Further Study. The 1978 Report on The Black Canyon Project of the Mojave Desert. Volume XXVII, No. 2. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Winter, 1979. 68 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
208965 - Purchase

Turner, Wilson G. Recording Petroglyphs. A 1977 Preliminary Report on The Black Canyon Project of the Mojave Desert. Volume XXV, No. 3. Photo available. San Bernardino. San Bernardino County Museum. Spring, 1978. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy (light spotting on front panel). $35
208966 - Purchase

Tuska, Jon (ed). The Western Story. A Chronological Treasury. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1995. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (price inked out) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
169521 - Purchase

Tuthill, Franklin. The History of California. Photo available. San Francisco. H.H. Bancroft Company. 1866. 657 pps. 4to. Professionally rebound in full Moroccan leather. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
208768 - Purchase

Tutorow, Norman E. The Governor. 2 vols. The Life and Legacy of Leland Stanford. A California Colossus. Photo available. Spokane. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 2004. 1146 pps. 4tos. Gilt decorated hard cover. First editions. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies in fine dust jackets (in mylar). $100
214843 - Purchase

Tveten, John L. The Birds of Texas. Photo available. Fredericksburg. Shearer Publishing. 1993. 384 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
204163 - Purchase

Tveten, John L. The Birds of Texas. Fredericksburg. Shearer Publishing. 1993. 384 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
205580 - Purchase

Twain, Mark & Henry Nash Smith (ed). Mark Twain: San Francisco. Correspondent. Selections From His Letters To The territorial Enterprise: 1865-1866. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. Allen Press. 1957. 117 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
205848 - Purchase

Twain, Mark & Scott Lancet. The Jumping Frog. Signed by the illustrator. Photo available. Oakland. Star Rover House. 1986. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 200 copies, number 34. Signed "Scott Lance". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $85
207252 - Purchase

Twain, Mark and Bret Harte. California Sketches. New York. Dover. 1991. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
161752 - Purchase

Twain, Mark. Roughing It. Photo available. Hartford. American Publishing Company. 1898. 591 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Early reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Good copy. Hinges taped. Spine faded. Otherwise, tight copy. $35
200704 - Purchase

Twain, Mark. Roughing It. Photo available. New York. Skyhorse. 2014. 591 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
202178 - Purchase

Twain, Mark. The Washoe Giant in San Francisco. Heretofore Uncollected Sketches. Photo available. San Francisco. George Fields. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1938. 143 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
206481 - Purchase

Twain, Mark. Wapping Alice. Printed For the First Time...Three... Factual Letters to Olivia Clemens. Photo available. Berkeley. Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1981. 79 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207541 - Purchase

Tykal, Jack B. Etienne Provost. Man of the Mountains. Photo available. Liberty. Eagle's View Pub. 1989. 225 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
208381 - Purchase

Tyler, Ron et al. American Frontier Life. Early Western Painting and Prints. Amon Carter Museum Buffalo Bill Historical Center. New York. Abbeville Press. 1987. 202 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
106544 - Purchase

Tyler, Ron et al. American Frontier Life. Early Western Painting and Prints. Amon Carter Museum Buffalo Bill Historical Center. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1987. 202 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near (small closed tear on bottom edge) fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
171768 - Purchase

Tyler, Ron et al. American Frontier Life. Early Western Painting and Prints. Amon Carter Museum Buffalo Bill Historical Center. Photo available. New York. Abbeville Press. 1987. 202 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
195598 - Purchase

Tyler, Ron. Prints of the West. Prints from the Library of Congress. Photo available. Golden. Fulcrum. 1994. 197 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
196131 - Purchase

Tyler, Ronnie C. The Big Bend. A History of the Last Texas Frontier. Photo available. Washington. National Park Service. 1975. 288 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212700 - Purchase

Tyson, James. Diary of a Physician in California. Being the Results of Actual Experience Including Notes of the Journey by Land and Water... Photo available. Oakland. Biobooks. 1955. 124 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (lettering faded on spine and cover). $40
209524 - Purchase

Ubbelohde, Carl. A Colorado History. Revised Centennial Edition. Boulder. Pruett Pub. Co. 1976. 390 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Third edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
158655 - Purchase

Udall, Sharyn Rohlfsen. Santa Fe Art Colony, 1900-1942. Photo available. Santa Fe. Gerald Peters Gallery. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189896 - Purchase

Udall, Stewart. To the Inland Empire. Coronado and Our Spanish Legacy. Photo available. New York. Doubleday and Co. 1987. 222 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color by Jerry Jacka. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
151731 - Purchase

Uelsmann, Jerry. Uelsmann Yosemite. Photo available. Gainesville. University Press of Florida. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
202445 - Purchase

Ulph, Owen. The Fiddleback. Lore of the Linecamp. Photo available. Salt Lake City. Dream Garden Press. 1981. 234 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209470 - Purchase

Underhill, Ruth M., Ph.D. The Papago (Tohono O'odham) and Pima Indians of Arizona. Photo available. Palmer Lake. Filter Press. 2000. 73 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
218774 - Purchase

Underhill, Ruth. Here Come the Navaho! A History of the Largest Indian Tribe in the United States. Photo available. Boston. Beacon Press. 1970. 285 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189038 - Purchase

Underhill, Ruth. Pueblo Crafts. Photo available. Washington. Bureau of Indian Affairs. 1944. 148 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
198370 - Purchase

Ungemach, May Rodgers. Novato Township. Signed by the author. Land Grant to World War II. Photo available. Novato. Novato Historical Guild. 1989. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
211593 - Purchase

Unrau, William E. (ed). Tending the Talking Wire. A Buck Soldier's View of Indian Country. 1863-1866. Photo available. Salt Lake City. University of Utah Press. 1990. 382 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light crease on front panel). $20
191892 - Purchase

Unruh, John D. The Plains Across. New in shrink wrap. The Overland Emigrants and the Trans-Mississippi West, 1840-60. Photo available. Urbana. University of Illinois Press. 1982. 364 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. In shrink wrap. $50
207225 - Purchase

Unruh, John D. The Plains Across. The Overland Emigrants and the Trans-Mississippi West, 1840-60. Photo available. Urbana. University of Illinois Press. 1982. 364 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
182744 - Purchase

Upham, Samuel C. Notes of a Voyage to California via Cape Horn, Together with Scenes in El Dorado, in the Years 1849-'80. Photo available. Philadelphia. Self published. 1878. 594 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Restoration notes from Corlander Reisbord laid in. Beautiful copy. Zamorano Club book plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. Professionally restored. $450
208048 - Purchase

Urwin, Gregory. Custer Victorious. The Civil War Battles of General George Armstrong Custer. Photo available. Edison. Blue & Grey Press. 1983. 308 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203970 - Purchase

Utley, Robert (ed). Encyclopedia of the America West. New York. Wings Books. 1997. 496 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
106541 - Purchase

Utley, Robert (ed). Life in Custer's Cavalry. Diaries and Letters of Albert and Jennie Barnitz. 1867-1868. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1977. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small owner name on top and bottom edge) in fine (light spine sunning) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186259 - Purchase

Utley, Robert (ed). Life in Custer's Cavalry. Diaries and Letters of Albert and Jennie Barnitz. 1867-1868. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1977. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
203814 - Purchase

Utley, Robert M. Lone Star Justice. The First Century of the Texas Rangers. Photo available. Oxford. Oxford University Press. 2002. 370 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
201981 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. A Life Wild and Perilous. Mountain Men and the Paths to the Pacific. Photo available. New York. Henry Holt. 1997. 392 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
211594 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. Billy the Kid. A Short and Violent Life. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
130894 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. Billy the Kid. A Short and Violent Life. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1989. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small owner name on top and bottom edge) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186254 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. Cavalier in Buckskin. George Armstrong Custer and the Western Military Frontier. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1988. 226 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
176934 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. Custer and Me. A Historian's Memoir. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 2004. 253 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
218820 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. High Noon in Lincoln. Violence on the Western Frontier. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1987. 265 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
179665 - Purchase

Utley, Robert. High Noon in Lincoln. Violence on the Western Frontier. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1998. 265 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
218591 - Purchase

Vail, Wesley D. San Francisco Victorians. An Account of Domestic Architecture in Victorian San Francisco. 1870-1890. Photo available. Wabash Press. 1978. 165 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
210027 - Purchase

Valentine, Alan. Vigilante Justice. New York. Reynal & Co. 1958. 173 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (spine lightly sunned) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
107632 - Purchase

Valentine, Alan. Vigilante Justice. Photo available. New York. Reynal & Co. 1958. 173 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208779 - Purchase

van der Zee, John, The Gate. The True Story of the Design and Construction of The Golden Gate Bridge. Photo available. New York. Simon and Schuster. 1986. 381 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition (number line starts with "2"). Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (very light edge wear). $20
215610 - Purchase

Van Nostrand, Jeanne. California Pictorial; A History in Contemporary Pictures, 1786 to 1859, With Descriptive Notes on Pictures and Artists (Gold Rush). Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1948. 159 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light spotting on top and fore edge) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $60
209820 - Purchase

Van Nostrand, Jeanne. San Francisco, 1806-1906. In Contemporary Paintings, Drawings and Watercolors. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1975. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Errata slip laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
208823 - Purchase

Van Nostrand, Jeanne. The First Hundred Years of Painting in California. 1775-1875. With Biographical Information and References Relating to the Artists (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1980. 135 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Color plate reproductions of many major works. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light sunning to edges) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207131 - Purchase

Van Nostrand, Jeanne. The First Hundred Years of Painting in California. 1775-1875. With Biographical Information and References Relating to the Artists (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1980. 135 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Color plate reproductions of many major works. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small nicks on bottom edge) in fine (very light edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
213524 - Purchase

Van Nostrand, Jeanne. The First Hundred Years of Painting in California. 1775-1875. With Biographical Information and References Relating to the Artists (Gold Rush). Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell Books. 1980. 135 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Color plate reproductions of many major works. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 2500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription on end paper) in very good (chip at spine bottom, light fading) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
217256 - Purchase

Van Orman, Richard A. A Room for the Night: Hotels of the Old West. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1966. 162 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
173275 - Purchase

van Sicklen, H.P. Publication of The Society of California Pioneers. San Francisco. Self published. 1942. 31 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy "Rec'd March 4, 1943 E.B. Holladay" on front cover. $20
198711 - Purchase

van Sicklen, H.P. Publication of The Society of California Pioneers. San Francisco. Self published. 1941. 31 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy "Rec'd Oct. 4, 1941 E.B. Holladay" on front cover. $20
198713 - Purchase

Vanasse, Deb (ed). Picture This. Alaska. Historic Photographs from the Last Frontier. Photo available. Seattle. Sasquatch Books. 2009. 133 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
201945 - Purchase

Vandenbusche, Duane. The Gunnison Country. Photo available. Gunnison. Self published. 1998. 471 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Leather. First edition, fifth printing. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
210886 - Purchase

Vane, Sylvia Brakke (ed). The Cahuilla Landscape. The Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains. Photo available. Menlo Park. Ballena Press. 1991. 116 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
199859 - Purchase

Varien, Mark et al. Survey, Testing and Excavation Along New Mexico State Highway 53, Between the Black Rock Cutoff Road and the Nutria Road, Zuni Indian Reservation, McKinley County, New Mexico. Photo available. Zuni. Zuni Archaeology Program. 1987. 306 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
188718 - Purchase

Varney, Philip. New Mexico's Best Ghost Towns. A Practical Guide. Photo available. Flagstaff. Northland Press. 1981. 190 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Foreword by Tony Hillerman. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
216481 - Purchase

Varney, Philip. Southern California's Best Ghost Towns. A Practical Guide. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1990. 137 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208250 - Purchase

Varney, Philip. Southern California's Best Ghost Towns. A Practical Guide. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1990. 137 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210137 - Purchase

Vasche, Joseph Burton. Our County. A Story of Stanislaus. Photo available. Modesto. Stanislaus County Schools. 1950. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
194645 - Purchase

Vasche, Joseph Burton. Our County. A Story of Stanislaus. Photo available. Modesto. Stanislaus County Schools. 1950. Octavo. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $25
213801 - Purchase

Vaughan, Ruben V. & Betta Rebal Figge (ed). Doc's Catalina Diary. Signed by "Doc". Photo available. Los Angeles. Limb Publishig. 1956. 74 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author "R. V. "Doc" Vaughan". Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $30
207159 - Purchase

Vaught, David. Cultivating California. Growers, Specialty Crops, and Labor, 1875-1920. Photo available. Baltimore. The Johns Hopkins University Press. 1999. 280 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208309 - Purchase

Vauthan, Trudy. Historical Overview of Railroad Logging Systems on the Beckwourth and Quincy Range Districts, Plumas National Forest, Plumas and Sierra Counties, California. Signed by the author. Photo available. Redding. Coyote & Fox. 1989. 168 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates, maps. Important reference work. Fine copy. $85
211306 - Purchase

Vaz, August Mark. The Portuguese in California. Photo available. Oakland. I.D.E.S. Supreme Council. 1965. 242 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
217486 - Purchase

Vedder, Alan C. Furniture of Spanish New Mexico. Photo available. Santa Fe. Sunstone Press. 1982. 4to. Soft cover. Revised edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189826 - Purchase

ver Planck, William E. Salt in California. Bulletin 175. Photo available. San Francisco. Division of Mines. March, 1958. 168 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Two maps in rear pocket. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
209804 - Purchase

Verardo, Denzil. The Bale Grist Mill. Symbol of Pioneer Times in Napa Valley. Photo available. Oakland. California State Parks Foundation. 1997. 26 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211280 - Purchase

Vestal, Stanley. Joe Meek. The Merry Mountain Man. Photo available. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1963. 336 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
190856 - Purchase

Vestal, Stanley. Sitting Bull. Champion of the Sioux. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1976. 354 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212617 - Purchase

Vickery, Oliver. Harbor Heritage. Signed by the author. Tales of the Harbor Area of Los Angeles, California. Photo available. Mountain View. Self published. 1979. 250 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206668 - Purchase

Victor, Frances Fuller. The River of the West. 2 volumes. The Adventures of Joe Meek. Volume One. The Mountain Years. Volume Two. The Oregon Years. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press. 1988. 282 & 383 pps. Octavo. Soft covers. Facsimile editions. Two volumes. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies. $30
213041 - Purchase

Vidler, Virginia. American Indian Antiques. Arts and Artifacts of the Northeast. Photo available. South Brunswick. A. S. Barnes. 1976. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
189644 - Purchase

Viola, Herman J. Exploring The West. Washington. Smithsonian Books. 1987. 256 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
137994 - Purchase

Virga, Vincent California. Mapping the Golden State Through History. Rare and Unusual Maps from the Library of Congress. Photo available. Guilford. GPP. 2010. 119 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
197150 - Purchase

Virga, Vincent. California. Mapping the Golden State Through History. Rare and Unusual Maps from the Library of Congress. Photo available. Guilford. GPP. 2010. 119 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208895 - Purchase

Visscher, William Lightfoot. A Thrilling and Truthful History of The Pony Express, or Blazing the Westward Way and Other Sketches and Incidents of Those Stirring Times. Photo available. Chicago. Charles T. Powner. 1946. 98 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (partial dust jacket laid in). $30
211579 - Purchase

Vizcaino, Sebastian & Oscar Lewis. 1602. The Voyage of Sabastian Vizcaino to the Coast of California, Together with a Map & Sebastian Vizcaino's Letter Written at Monterey, December 28, 1602. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. The Grabhorn Press. 1933. 52 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 240 copies. Very rare. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $250
206213 - Purchase

Vogliotti, Gabriel R. The Girls of Nevada. Prostitution in Nevada, from the Roadside Brothels, to the Beauties of Vegas, Told Against a Background of Gambling and Glamour. Photo available. Secaucus. Citadel Press. 1975. 264 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207367 - Purchase

Vogt, Elizabeth. Montecito. California's Garden Paradise. Photo available. Santa Barbara MIP Publishing. 1993. 275 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207133 - Purchase

Volkmann, Daniel G. Sixty Five Years of A. Schilling & Company. Photo available. San Francisco. Lawton Kennedy. 1959. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Tipped-in plates. Important reference work. "Ray Brian" book plate. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
208288 - Purchase

Voltmer, Barbara Boyd. Kern County's Courier. 1866-1876. A Newspaper in a Period of Economic and Political Transition. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1968. 52 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206372 - Purchase

von Berg, Baron Gustav & Henry Miller Madden (translator). From Kapuvar to California. 1893. Travel Letters of Baron Gustav von Berg. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1979. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207485 - Purchase

von Chamisso, Abelbert. A Sojourn at San Francisco Bay. 1816. A Scientist of the Russian Exploring Ship Rurik. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1936 [1822]. 17 pps. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies, Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $250
206453 - Purchase

von der Mehden, Fred R. (ed). The Ethnic Groups of Houston. Photo available. Houston. Rice University Studies. 1984. 240 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
215846 - Purchase

von Euw, Jack & Genoa Shepley. Drawn West. Selections from The Robert B. Honeyman Jr. Collections of Early Californian and Western Art and Americana. Photo available. Berkeley. The Bancroft Library. University of California Press. 2004. 197 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
215353 - Purchase

Vorpahl, Ben Merchant. Frederic Remington and the West. With the Eye of the Mind. Photo available. Austin. University of Texas Press. 1978. 294 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Scarce. Very scarce in this condition. Very good copy. Ex-libris. Near fine dust jacket, light remnant of paper label on spine. Several stamps, evidence of card pocket on end paper). $30
191340 - Purchase

Vorpahl, Ben Merchant. My Dear Wister. The Frederic Remington-Owen Wister Letters. Palo Alto. American West Publishing Company. 1973. 343 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
100276 - Purchase

Voynick, Stephen M. Climax. The History of Colorado's Climax Molybdenum Mine. Photo available. Missoula. Mountain Press Pub. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211025 - Purchase

Wadsworth, Ginger. Words West. Voices of Young Pioneers. Photo available. New York. Clarion. 2003. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172595 - Purchase

Waechter, Sharon A. et al. (eds). Proceedings of the Society for California Archaeology. Volume 14. Photo available. Sacramento. Society for California Archaeology. 2004. 167 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
204559 - Purchase

Waechter, Sharon A. et al. (eds). Proceedings of the Society for California Archaeology. Volume 16. Photo available. Sacramento. Society for California Archaeology. 2003. 231 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
204558 - Purchase

Waechter, Sharon A. et al. (eds). Proceedings of the Society for California Archaeology. Volume 17. Photo available. Sacramento. Society for California Archaeology. 2004. 237 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
204557 - Purchase

Waechter, Sharon A. et al. (eds). Proceedings of the Society for California Archaeology. Volume 18. Photo available. Sacramento. Society for California Archaeology. 2005. 311 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
204560 - Purchase

Waechter, Sharon A. et al. (eds). Proceedings of the Society for California Archaeology. Volume 19. Photo available. Sacramento. Society for California Archaeology. 2006. 237 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
204556 - Purchase

Waggoner, Madeline Sadler. The Long Haul West. The Great Canal Era, 1817-1850. Photo available. New York. G.P. Putnams. 1958. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in very good (spine lightly faded, edge wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
202050 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry and Charles Camp. Henry R. Wagoner's The Plains and the Rockies. A Bibliography of Original Narratives of Travel and Adventure. 1800-1865. Photo available. Columbus. Long's College Book Company. 1953. 601 pps. + plates. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Third edition. Revised. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (very wrinkling to pages 23-170, not affecting text). $30
207524 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry and Charles Camp. The Plains & the Rockies. A Critical Bibliography of Exploration, Adventure and Travel in the American West. 1800-1865. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell. 1982. 745 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Fourth edition. Revised, enlarged and edited by Robert H. Becker. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. As new. $85
206871 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry R. California Imprints. August 1846 - June 1851. Photo available. Berkeley. Self published. 1922. 97 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 150 copies. Very scarce. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $200
208576 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry R. Drake on the Pacific Coast. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Zamorano Club. 1970. 29 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207165 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry R. Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo. Discoverer of the Coast of California. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1941. 94 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 750 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
205756 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry R. Published Writings of Henry R. Wagner. Inscribed by the author to Carl Wheat. Photo available. Santa Ana. Self published. Fine Arts Press. 1934. 4to. Soft cover. Gilt lettering. First edition. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Carl I. Wheat Complements of H.R. Wagner". Very rare association copy. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $200
207840 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry R. The First American Vessel in California. Monterey in 1796. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1954. 33 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 325 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206621 - Purchase

Wagner, Henry. Sixty Years of Book Collecting. Photo available. np. The Roxburghe Club. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1952. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Tipped-in frontis of the author. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
208112 - Purchase

Wagner, Jack. Gold Mines of California. An Illustrated History of the Most Productive Mines With Descriptions of the Interesting People Who Owned and Operated Them. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North Books. 1979. 259 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $30
192546 - Purchase

Wagner, Jack. Gold Mines of California. An Illustrated History of the Most Productive Mines With Descriptions of the Interesting People Who Owned and Operated Them. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North Books. 1970. 259 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
202454 - Purchase

Wagner, Jack. Gold Mines of California. An Illustrated History of the Most Productive Mines With Descriptions of the Interesting People Who Owned and Operated Them. Photo available. Berkeley. Howell-North Books. 1970. 259 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
217859 - Purchase

Wagner, Jack. Gold Mines of California. Inscribed by the author. An Illustrated History of the Most Productive Mines With Descriptions of the Interesting People Who Owned and Operated Them. Photo available. San Diego. Howell-North Books. 1970. 259 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To my good friend Hart Corbett, fellow Californian and history buff. Best wishes and good hunting. John R. Wagner". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
211388 - Purchase

Wagner, Karen. Bivouac of the Dead. Signed by the author. Oklahoma's National Cemetery. Photo available. Muskogee. Self published. 1992. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
187203 - Purchase

Wagner, Walter. Beverly Hills. Inside the Golden Ghetto. Photo available. New York. Grosset & Dunlap. 1976. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209517 - Purchase

Wagstaff, A.E. Life of David S. Terry. Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History of His Eventful Life and Tragic Death. Ex-Chief Justice. Photo available. San Francisco. Continental Publishing. 1892. 526 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
208106 - Purchase

Waite, E.G. California Blue Book or State Roster. 1891. Photo available. Sacramento. State Printing Office. 1891. 271 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Color folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Near fine copy (light fading and rubbing). $85
212196 - Purchase

Waldal, Lenore English. High Country Woman. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Salmon. Self published. 1988. 55 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Inscribed by the author "To Nadine with love and blessings Lenore English Waldal". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
191067 - Purchase

Waldman, Carl. Atlas of the North American Indian. New York. Facts on File. 1985. 278 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
140737 - Purchase

Waldorf, John Taylor. A Kid on the Comstock. Berkeley. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1968. 92 pps. 4to. Hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Prospectus laid in. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
101434 - Purchase

Waldorf, John Taylor. A Kid on the Comstock. Berkeley. The Friends of the Bancroft Library. 1968. 92 pps. 4to. Hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
184895 - Purchase

Waldorf, John Taylor. A Kid on the Comstock. Reminiscences of a Virginia City Childhood. Palo Alto. American West Pub. 1970. 198 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
186933 - Purchase

Waldorf, John. A Kid on the Comstock. Reminiscences of a Virginia City Childhood. Palo Alto. American West Pub. Co. 1970. 198 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
139334 - Purchase

Waldorf, John. A Kid on the Comstock. Reminiscences of a Virginia City Childhood. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Pub. Co. 1970. 198 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191879 - Purchase

Waldorf, John. A Kid on the Comstock. Reminiscences of a Virginia City Childhood. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West Pub. Co. 1968. 198 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
210675 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. Francisco Garces. Pioneer Padre of Kern. Photo available. Kernville. Kern County Historical Society. 1946. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Limited edition of 500 copies. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
163139 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. Francisco Garces. Pioneer Padre of Kern. Photo available. Kernville. Kern County Historic Society. 1946. 39 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies, number 332. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206493 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. Kern River Valley Centennial Vignettes. Signed by the author. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1966. 70 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by Francis L. Smart. Limited edition of 200 copies. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $45
206260 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. Lowell High School. Inscribed by the author. San Francisco. 1856-1956. A Centennial History of the Oldest Public High School in California. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1956. 52 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "To my good friend Jas. S. Hutchinson Compliments of Archie J. Cloud". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206259 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. & E.I. Edwards. Freeman's Junction. Signed by the authors. Freeman's, A Stage Stop on the Mojave. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1961. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. 2 volumes. illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copies in fine slip case. $50
206206 - Purchase

Walker, Ardis M. & Katherine F. Clarke. The Rough and The Righteous. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Balboa Island. Paisano Press. 1971. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 700 copies, number 37. Signed by the author and artist. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207007 - Purchase

Walker, Ben Randall. Fresno: 1872-1885. A Municipality in the Making. Photo available. Fresno. Fresno County Historic Society. 1934. 15 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
212107 - Purchase

Walker, Clifford James. One Eye Closed the Other Red. The California Bootlegging Years. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Barstow. Back Door Publishing. 1999. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Hope you enjoy California's exciting past - Clifford Walker" Errata slip and publisher card laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207865 - Purchase

Walker, Dale L. C.L. Sonnichsen, Grassroots Historian. El Paso. Texas Western Press, University of Texas at El Paso. 1972. 99 pps. Octavo. Hardcover, blue spine, front cover and spine lettered in gold. First edition. Portrait frontispiece, illustrations. A biography with bibliography of Sonnichsen's writings. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
125295 - Purchase

Walker, Dale L. & James E. Sisson III. The Fiction of Jack London. A Chronological Bibliography. Photo available. El Paso. The University of Texas Press. Texas Western Press. 1972. 40 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in glassine wrapper. $35
208713 - Purchase

Walker, Don. Clio's Cowboys. Studies in the Historiography of the Cattle Trade. Lincoln. University of Nebraska Press. 1981. 210 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
102156 - Purchase

Walker, Doris. Dana Point Harbor / Capistrano Bay: Home Port for Romance. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Dana Point. Self published. 1987. 272 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Third edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed and inscribed by the author "To Betty Lees, Who shares my love of the historic coast and its romantic tall ships. Warm wishes, Doris Walker". Special edition carried aboard California Tall Ship Californian. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
203719 - Purchase

Walker, Edwin F. Excavation of a Yokuts Indian Cemetery. Elk Hills, Kern County, California. Photo available. Bakersfield. Kern County Historic Society. 1947. 57 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
207623 - Purchase

Walker, Franklin. A Literary History of Southern California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1950. 282 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208733 - Purchase

Walker, Franklin. Ambrose Bierce. The Wickedest Man in San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. The Colt Press. 1941. 46 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. "The Wasp" sheet tipped-in. Limited edition of 500 copies. Fine copy. $30
210568 - Purchase

Walker, Franklin. San Francisco's Literary History. Photo available. New York. Alfred A Knopf. 1939. 400 pps. + index. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
209890 - Purchase

Walker, Paul Robert. Trail of the Wild West. Photo available. Washington. National Geographic. 1997. Octavo. Gilt decorated hardcover. Leatherette. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy. $20
161761 - Purchase

Walker, Queeda Mantle. The Mantle Ranch. Inscribed by the author. A Family's Joys and Sorrows in the Beautiful, Remote Yampa River Canyon. Photo available. Boulder. Fred Pruett Books. 2005. 277 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Queeda Mantle Walker Especially for Diane and Bob 5-5-07". Fine copy. $40
215787 - Purchase

Walker, Richard A. The Conquest of Bread. 150 Years of Agribusiness in California. Photo available. New York. The New Press. 2004. 382 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
210005 - Purchase

Walker, Richard A. The Country in the City. Inscribed by the author. The Greening of the San Francisco Bay Area. Photo available. Seattle. University of Washington Press. 2007. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Tim and Lorie - In praise of your support for public libraries and the California landscape". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
212624 - Purchase

Walker, Ronald et al. Massacre at Mountain Meadows. An American Tragedy. Photo available. Oxford. Oxford University Press. 2008. 430 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
197119 - Purchase

Walklet, Keith S. The Ahwahnee. Yosemite's Grand Hotel. Photo available. Yosemite. DNC Parks & Resorts. 2004. 62 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition (number line starts with "2". Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. 9 sheets of family Yosemite photographs laid in. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
216340 - Purchase

Wall, Steve. Wisdom's Daughters. Conversations with Women Elders of Native America. New York. Harper Collins. 1993. 302 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
106375 - Purchase

Wallace, Andrew. The Image of Arizona. Pictures From the Past. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1971. 224 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
104746 - Purchase

Wallace, David Rains, Morley Baer & Wallace Stegner, The Wilder Shore. Photo available. San Francisco. Yolla Bolly Press. 1984. 162 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Introduction by Wallace Stegner. Illustrated with photographs by Morley Bear. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
190731 - Purchase

Wallace, David Rains. The Klamath Knot. Explorations of Myth and Evolution. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. 1983. 149 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
188456 - Purchase

Wallace, David Rains. The Klamath Knot. Explorations of Myth and Evolution. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Books. 1983. 149 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
194206 - Purchase

Wallace, Eunice Ewer. Wyoming's Own. Photo available. np. Self published. 1976. 460 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
211760 - Purchase

Wallace, Robert. The Miners (gold rush). New York. Time-Life. 1976. 240 pps. 4to. Simulated leather. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Fine copy. $20
105005 - Purchase

Wallace, William J. & Edith. Digging Into Death Valley's History. Three Studies in Historic Archaeology. Photo available. Ramona. Acoma Books. 1981. 55 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
208824 - Purchase

Wallis, Michael. The Real Wild West. The 101 Ranch and The Creation of The American West. Photo available. New York. St. Martin's Press. 2000. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small library stamp on end paper). $20
192258 - Purchase

Walsh, Henry. Hallowed Were the Gold Dust Trails. The Story of the Pioneer Priests of Northern California. Photo available. Santa Clara. Santa Clara University Press. 1947. 560 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition, second printing. Important reference work. Illustrated. Fine copy. $25
195967 - Purchase

Walsh, Henry. Hallowed Were the Gold Dust Trails. The Story of the Pioneer Priests of Northern California. Photo available. Santa Clara. Santa Clara University Press. 1946. 560 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small mark on end paper). $40
206670 - Purchase

Walsh, James P. Legacy of a Native Son. James Duval Phelan & Villa Montalvo. Photo available. np. Forbes Mill Press. 1993. 324 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
209978 - Purchase

Walsh, James P. The San Francisco Irish. 1850-1976. Photo available. San Francisco. Irish Literary and Historic Society. 1978. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207505 - Purchase

Walsh, Madge Richardson (ed). Carpenter With a Camera. Chester Mullen and His Photographs. Photo available. Redding. Shasta Historical Society. 1993. 100 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Limited edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light scratching to rear panel). $30
199971 - Purchase

Walsh, Marie T. The Mission Bells of California. Photo available. San Francisco. Herr Wagner Pub. 1934. 327 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip tipped-in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $125
206303 - Purchase

Walters, Anna Lee. The Spirit of Native America. Beauty and Mysticism In American Indian Art. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1999. 120 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
154239 - Purchase

Walters, Anna Lee. The Spirit of Native America. Beauty and Mysticism In American Indian Art. Photo available. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. 1899. 120 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189918 - Purchase

Walters, Dan. The New California. Inscribed by the author. Facing the 21st Century. Photo available. Sacramento. California Journal Press. 1986. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
179601 - Purchase

Walters, Shipley. Clarksburg. Delta Community. Photo available. Woodland. Yolo County Historical Society. 1988. 84 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
196920 - Purchase

Walters, Shipley. Woodland. City of Trees. A History. Woodland. Yolo Historical Society. 2007. 149 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
204377 - Purchase

Walton, John. Western Times and Water Wars. Signed by the author. State, Culture, and Rebellion in California. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1991. 378 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
215475 - Purchase

Waltz, Georgia. Ghost Trail to Yosemite. Photo available. Fresno. Self published. 1964. 48 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $126
218166 - Purchase

Wampler, Molly Frick Long Ago on Tustin Street. Inscribed by the author (Orange County, California). Photo available. Encinitas. Self published. Anderson. 2004. 207 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Death of author notice and signed Christmas letter laid in. Inscribed by the author "For Nom & Francis Enjoy! Molly 2004". Fine copy. $50
213031 - Purchase

Warburton, Austin D. Indian Lore of The North California Coast. Signed by the author. Photo available. Santa Clara. Pacific Pueblo Press. 1966. 174 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206940 - Purchase

Ward, Fay E. The Cowboy at Work. All About His Job and How He Does It. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1989. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
194189 - Purchase

Ward, Geoffrey C. The West. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Boston. Little, Brown and Company. 1996. 446 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
191705 - Purchase

Ward, Jean M. (ed). Pacific Northwest Women. 1815-1925. Lives, Memories and Writings. Photo available. Corvallis. Oregon State University Press. 1995. 149 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
215955 - Purchase

Ward, Ruth Sutherland. "... For the People". The Story of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District. SMUD. Photo available. Sacramento. Self published. 1973. 106 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Near fine copy (cover blemished from label removal. Small library stamps on cover, title page). $25
203345 - Purchase

Ware, Captain Eugene. The Indian War of 1864. New York. St. Martin's Press. 1980. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine (owner name on end paper) copy. $20
198966 - Purchase

Warner, J.J. The Port of San Pedro. Photo available. Sierra Madre. Castaway Press. 1951. 12 mo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 65. Fine copy. $35
208025 - Purchase

Warner, J.J. The Port of San Pedro. Photo available. Sierra Madre. The Castaway Press. 1951. 7 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, small, closed tears on edges). $30
212229 - Purchase

Warner, John Anson. The Life and Art of the North American Indians. New York. Crescent Books. 1974. 168 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in color and black & white. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
104748 - Purchase

Warner, Richard E. & Kathleen M. Hendrix (eds). California Riparian Systems. Ecology, Conservation, and Productive Management. Photo available. Berkeley. University of California Press. 1984. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207949 - Purchase

Warns, Melvin Owen. The Nevada "Sixteen" Nation Banks and Their Mining Camps. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. Washington. Society of Paper Money Collectors. 1974. 390 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition, number 526. Inscribed by the author "To: Robert R. Anderson - Best Wishes. "Melvin" Owen Warns. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
206960 - Purchase

Warren, James R. King County and Its Queen City: Seattle. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Seattle. Woodland Hills. Historic Society of Seattle and King County. 1981. 314 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206423 - Purchase

Warren, Nancy Hunter. New Mexico Style. A Source Book of Traditional Architectural Details. Photo available. Santa Fe. Museum of New Mexico Press. 1987. 4to. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
189802 - Purchase

Warren, Walter. Saga of San Leandro. Photo available. Cupertino. California History Center. 1973. 70 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
209711 - Purchase

Wartenberg, Henry. Los Angeles Jewry in 1870. Photo available. Santa Monica. Norton B. Stern. 1977. 28 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 200 copies. Fine copy. $35
212145 - Purchase

Wasserman, Tamara E. & Jonathan S. Hill. Bolivian Indian Textiles. Inscribed by the author. Traditional Designs and Costumes. Photo available. New York. Dover. 1981. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For Ski - Good friend and Indian art expert. Best of luck Jonathan". Fine copy. $30
189825 - Purchase

Wasson, Jos. Bodie and Esmeralda. Photo available. Saratoga. Wendell Hammon. [1879] 1963. 60 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Facsimile edition. Illustrated. Folding maps. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in case. $50
211794 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Book of the Hopi. Middlesex. Penguin. 1977. 34 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Occasional underlining. $20
106683 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Book of the Hopi. New York. Ballantine. 1971. 417 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy. $20
110871 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Book of the Hopi. New York. Penguin. 1977. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
144522 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Masked Gods. Navaho and Pueblo Ceremonialism. Photo available. New York. Ballantine. 1973. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
163763 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Masked Gods. Navaho and Pueblo Ceremonialism. Photo available. New York. Ballantine. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
218595 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. Midas of The Rockies. Stratton Centennial Edition. Photo available. Denver. Sage Books. 1949. 347 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Authors second book. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (lightly faded covers). $20
216164 - Purchase

Waters, Frank. The Earp Brothers of Tombstone. The Story of Mrs. Virgil Earp. Photo available. New York. Bramhall House. 1960. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
164274 - Purchase

Waters, Willard O. California Bibliographies. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1924. 16 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $95
212112 - Purchase

Watkins, Clara. Kerr County, Texas. 1856 - 1976. Inscribed by the author. County History. Photo available. np. Hill Country Preservation Society. 1975. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. Bicentennial edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Sincerely & Best Wishes Clara Watkins". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
184625 - Purchase

Watkins, Louise Ward. Henry Edwards Huntington. Signed, limited edition. A Character Sketch of a Great Man. Photo available. np. Self published. 1928. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Limited edition of 100 copies, number 37. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $100
212121 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. California; An Illustrated History. New York. Weathervane. 1972. 543 pps. 4to. Hardcover. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
179295 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. Gold and Silver in the West. The Illustrated History of an American Dream. Photo available. Palo Alto. American West. 1971. 287 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
151708 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. Gold Rush Country. Signed limited edition. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historical Society. 1981. 96 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Photographs by Stanley R. Truman. Limited edition of 950 copies, number 403. Signed by the photographer. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
205541 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. John Muir's America. Photo available. New York. Crown Publishers. 1976. 159 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
210025 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. Mirror of the Dream. An Illustrated History of San Francisco. Photo available. San Francisco. Scrimshaw Press. 1976. 300 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in near fine (small worn spot on front panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209156 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. On the Shore of the Sundown Sea. Photo available. Baltimore. Johns Hopkins University Press. 1990. 124 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Earl Thollander. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137583 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. On the Shore of the Sundown Sea. Baltimore. Johns Hopkins University Press. 1990. 124 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated by Earl Thollander. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
186592 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. Time's Island. The California Desert. Photo available. Washington. The Wilderness Society. 1989. 88 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
208358 - Purchase

Watkins, T.H. & Stanley Truman. Gold Rush Country. Signed, limited edition. Photo available. San Francisco. California Historic Society. 1981. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Stanley Truman. Important reference work. Limited edition of 950 copies, number 925. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine slip case. $50
209687 - Purchase

Watson, Don. Indians of the Mesa Verde. Photo available. Mesa Verde. Mesa Verde Museum Assoc. 1961. 188 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
162806 - Purchase

Watson, Douglas S. California in the Fifties. Fifty Views of Cities and Mining Towns in California and the West. Originally Drawn on Stone by Kuchel & Dresel and Other Early San Francisco Lithographers. Photo available. San Francisco. John Howell. 1936. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light wear to top board). $150
205912 - Purchase

Watson, Douglas S. The Founding of the First California Missions. Under the Spiritual Guidance of the Venerable Padre Fray JUnipero Serra. Photo available. San Francisco. Nueva California Perss. 1934. 125 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $50
205762 - Purchase

Watson, Jeanette. Campbell. The Orchard City (California). Photo available. Campbell. Campbell Historical Museum Assoc. 1993. 4to. Hardcover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (very light wear at spine tip) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
193214 - Purchase

Watson, Margaret. Silver Theater. Amusements of the Mining Frontier in Early Nevada. 1850-1864. Photo available. Glendale. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1964. 387 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
207848 - Purchase

Watts, Jane (ed) Gary Soto, et al. Valley Light: Writers of the San Joaquin. Photo available. Poet & Printer Press. Self published. 1978. 214 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (chip along top edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
216081 - Purchase

Watts, Peter. A Dictionary of the Old West. Deluxe binding. Photo available. New York. Promontory Press. 1987. 398 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. 142021 Fine copy. $25
201932 - Purchase

Way, Nancy. Our Town Redmond. Washington. Photo available. Redmond. Marymoor Museum. 1989. 182 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (small closed tear rear panel) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
218718 - Purchase

Way, Thomas. Bill Williams. Mountain Man. Adventures of Arizona's Buckskin Trail Riders. Phoenix. Golden West. 1987. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
143515 - Purchase

Wayte, Beverly. At the Arroyo's Edge. A History of Linda Vista. Photo available. Los Angeles. Historic Society of Southern California and Linda Vista/ Annandale Assoc. 1993. 106 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $35
208727 - Purchase

Wear, George W. Pioneer Days and Kebo Club Nights. Photo available. Boston. Meador Publishing Co. 1932. 156 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
208397 - Purchase

Wear, George W. Pioneer Days and Kebo Club Nights. Photo available. Boston. Meador Publishign Company. 1932. 136 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (light stain around bottom edge). $200
212181 - Purchase

Weaver, Charles E. Geology of the Coast Ranges Immediately North of the San Francisco. Bay Region, California. Memoir 35. Photo available. Baltimore. The Geological Society of American. 1949. 242 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Folding plates. Important reference work. Maps in rear pocket. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $75
208134 - Purchase

Weaver, John D. El Pueblo Grande. A Non-Fiction Book About Los Angeles. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1973. 160 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
189339 - Purchase

Weaver, John D. El Pueblo Grande. A Non-Fiction Book About Los Angeles. Photo available. Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1973. 160 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
194162 - Purchase

Weaver, John. L.A. El Pueblo Grande. Los Angeles from the Brush Huts of Yangna to the Skyscrapers of the Modern Megalopolis. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1973. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
209537 - Purchase

Weaver, Thomas. Indians of Arizona. A Contemporary Perspective. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1974. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $20
141416 - Purchase

Webb, Catherine J. Stories of Albany (California). Photo available. Albany. Albany Historical Society. 1983. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Errata slip laid in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
197670 - Purchase

Webb, Catherine J. Stories of Albany. Inscribed by the author. California. Photo available. Albany. Albany Historical Society. 1983. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "Catherine J Webb Dec 19, 1983 To Carla Hertzog on of our fine Civil Servants". Errata slip. Fine copy. $50
216150 - Purchase

Webb, Catherine J. Stories of Albany. Signed by the author. California. Photo available. Albany. Albany Historical Society. 1983. 192 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small stain on front panel). $50
205424 - Purchase

Webb, Harry. Call of the Cow Country. True Stories by Bronc Buster Harry Webb. Cowboys, Indians, Outlaws, Will James, Butch Cassidy, Buffalo Bill, Mustangs, Coyotes, Bobcats, Lions. Photo available. Carson City. Range Conservation Foundation. nd. 128 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
202857 - Purchase

Webb, Todd. Gold Strikes and Ghost Towns (Gold Rush). Photo available. New York. Doubleday & Company. 1961. 160 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $20
206079 - Purchase

Webb, Todd. The Gold Rush Trail and the Road to Oregon. Photo available. New York. Doubleday & Company. 1963. 224 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
200190 - Purchase

Webb, William. Dwellers at the Source. Southwestern Indian Photographs of A.C. Vroman, 1895-1904. Photo available. Albuquerque. University of New Mexico Press. 1973. 214 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
204113 - Purchase

Webber, Bert. Over the Applegate Trail to Oregon in 1846. The Pringle Diary and Other Pertinences. Photo available. Medford. Webb Research Group. 1996. 182 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
211682 - Purchase

Weber, David J. The Spanish Frontier in North America. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1992. 4to. Hardcover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (multiple owner names on end paper and all edges) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
185804 - Purchase

Weber, Dickinson. Downtown Street Views (c. 1990) of Early Tall Buildings from the Bayside Cities and Tidewater Towns of Northern California A Main Street California (c. 1930) Sentimental Sketchbooks Collections. Photo available. Concord. Sandscape Press. 1992. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
207957 - Purchase

Weber, Eva. Great Photographers of the American West. Photo available. Secaucus. Chartwell. 1993. Folio. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
190676 - Purchase

Weber, Francis J. Francisco Garcia Diego. California's Transition Bishop. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1972. 63 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
206403 - Purchase

Weber, Lin & Dr. Kevin Starr. Roots of the Present. Napa Valley. 1900 to 1950. Photo available. St. Helena. Wine Ventures Publishing. 2001. 316 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
203043 - Purchase

Weber, Monsignor Francis J. Memories of an Old Country Priest. Signed by the author. Photo available. Mission Hills. Saint Francis Historic Society. 2000. 691 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207081 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. A Bicentennial Compendium of Maynard J. Geiger's The Life and Time of Fr. Junipero Serra. Signed by the author. Photo available. Hong Kong. Libra Press. 1998. 104 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Signed by the author. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
207055 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. A Bicentennial Compendium of Maynard J. Geiger's The Life and Times of Fr. Juipero Verra Serra. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. nd. 104 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
213805 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Century of Fulfillment. The Roman Catholic Church in Southern California. 1840-1947. Photo available. Mission Hills. The Archival Center. 1990. 536 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine (light browning to edges) slip case. $45
206644 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. El Caminito Real. A Documentary History of California's Presido Chapels. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1988. 247 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207540 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Father of the Missions. A Documentary History of San Carlos Borromeo. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. 225 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209722 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Holy Cross Mission. A Documentary History of Santa Cruz. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. 165 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209723 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. King of the Missions. A Documentary History of San Luis Rey de Francia. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. 237 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209721 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Mission Delores. A Documentary History of San Francisco Mission. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1979. 201 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207538 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Mission in the Sierras. A Documentary History of San Antonio de Padua. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. nd. 204 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209716 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Our Lady's Mission. A Documentary History of Le Plurisima Concepcion. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1981. 242 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209717 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Prominent Visitors to the California Missions (1786-1842). Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawsons Book Shop. 1991. 20 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207300 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. Southern California's First Family. The Dohenys of Los Angeles. Photo available. Fullerton. Lorson's Books and Prints. 1993. 162 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207507 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Laurelwood Mission. A Documentary History of Santa Clara de Asis. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. 314 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209720 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Mission by the Sea. A Documentary History of San Buenaventura Mission. Photo available. np. Self published. 1978. 223 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
208863 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Mission in the Valley. A Documentary History of San Fernando Ray de Espana. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1975. 136 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
206591 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Old Plaza Church. A Documentary History. Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. 222 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209725 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Patriarchal Mission. A Documentary History of San Jose. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1981. 252 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207534 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Peninsular California Missions. 1808-1880. A Trinity of Reports. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1979. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
206651 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Penultimate Mission. A Documentary History of San Rafael, Arcangel. Photo available. Los Angeles. Self published. 1983. 133 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
207535 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. The Precursor's Mission. A Documentary History of San Juan Bautista. Limited edition. Photo available. Los Angeles. Libra Press. 1981. 227 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 350 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209729 - Purchase

Weber, Msgr. Francis J. (ed). An Anthology of Articles that Appeared in The Branding Iron of the Los Angeles Corral of The Westerners. 1948-1995. Brand Book 21. Photo available. Mission Hills. The Westerners. 1999. 333 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
209798 - Purchase

Weber, Rev. Francis J. A Select Bibliography. The California Missions. 1765-1972. Signed by the author. Los Angeles. Dawsons Book Shop. c. 1972. 86 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Number 36 or 300 copies. Signed by author. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (ex-libris. Ink number on spine, "withdrawn" stamped on end paper. $45
180164 - Purchase

Weber, Rev. Francis J. A Select Guide to California Catholic History. Photo available. Los Angeles. Westernlore Press. 1966. 227 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 700 copies, number 504. Fine copy (non-circulating library marks on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208566 - Purchase

Weber, Rev. Francis J. El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles. An Inquiry into Early Appelations. Photo available. Los Angeles. Roman Archdiocese. 1968. 17 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207823 - Purchase

Weber, Rev. Francis J. El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles. An Inquiry into Early Appellations. Photo available. Los Angeles. Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Plantin Press. 1968. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 250 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206209 - Purchase

Weber, Reverend Francis J. (trans.). A Letter of Junipero Serra to the Reverend Father Preacher Fray Fermin Francisco de Lusuen. Photo available. Boston. David R. Godine. 1970. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies, number 267. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207625 - Purchase

Webster, F.A. View Album. San Francisco. Earthquake and Fire Ruins. Photo available. Oakland. Self published. [1906]. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
210637 - Purchase

Webster, Laurie D. Collecting the Weaver's Art. The William Claflin Collections of Southwestern Textiles. Photo available. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 2003. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189904 - Purchase

Weddle, David. Among the Mansions of Eden. Tales of Love, Lust, and Land in Beverly Hills. Photo available. New York. William Morrow. 2003. 342 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
210176 - Purchase

Weddle, Jerry & Robert M. Utley. Antrim is My Stepfather's Name. The Boyhood of Billy the Kid. Photo available. np. Arizona Historical Society. 1993. 96 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
199720 - Purchase

Wedertz, Frank S. Bodie. 1859-1900. Photo available. Bishop. Sierra Media. 1969. 211 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207148 - Purchase

Wedertz, Frank. Bodie. 1859-1900. Photo available. Bishop. Sierra Media. 1969. 211 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (light fading to spine). $20
211302 - Purchase

Weigand, Gloriane. More Dusty Trails. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Adin. 101 Ranch. 1996. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Inscribed by the author "Happy Trails, Glorianne Weigand". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
184831 - Purchase

Weigand, Glorianne. Wagons West. Inscribed by the author. Photo available. Adin. 101 Ranch. 2000. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "Happy Trails Glorianne Weigand". Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear, light pencil marks on edges). $25
196468 - Purchase

Weigand, Steve. Sacramento Tapestry. Sacramento. Chamber of Commerce. 1994. 240 pps. 4to. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137273 - Purchase

Weight, Harold. Rhyolite. The Ghost City of Golden Dreams. Photo available. Twentynine Palms. The Calico Press. 1972. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211694 - Purchase

Weigle, Marta (ed). Women of New Mexico. Depression Era Images. Photo available. Santa Fe. Ancient City Press. 1993. 129 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
205564 - Purchase

Weis, Norman. Ghost Towns of the Northwest. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1972. 319 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in very good (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
101128 - Purchase

Weisenburger, Francis Phelps. Idol of the West. The Fabulous Career of Rollin Mallroy Dagget. Photo available. Syracuse. Syracuse University Press. 1965. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $25
163399 - Purchase

Weisenburger, Francis Phelps. Idol of the West. The Fabulous Career of Rollin Mallroy Dagget. Photo available. Syracuse. Syracuse University Press. 1965. 220 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207471 - Purchase

Weisman, Alan. La Frontera. The United States Border with Mexico. Photo available. Tucson. University of Arizona Press. 1986. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated with photographs by Jay Dusard. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
186177 - Purchase

Welborne, John H. (ed). Los Angeles Bicentennial. A Legacy for the Future. Photo available. Los Angeles. Los Angeles 200 Committee. 1985. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
209821 - Purchase

Welch, James with Paul Stekler. Killing Custer. The Battle of the Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton & Company. 1994. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
166120 - Purchase

Welch, James with Paul Stekler. Killing Custer. The Battle of the Little Bighorn and the Fate of the Plains Indians. Photo available. New York. W.W. Norton & Company. 1994. 320 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
193817 - Purchase

Welch, Julia Conway. Gold Town to Ghost Town The Story of Silver City, Idaho. Signed by the author. Photo available. Moscow. University of Idaho Press. 1980. 124 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Signed by the author. Fine copy. $25
211620 - Purchase

Weller, Earle (ed). Ballads of Eldorado. Limited edition. Photo available. San Francisco. Book Club of California. Ward Ritchie Press. 1940. 46 pps. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited edition of 300 copies. Decorations by Barse Miller. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206829 - Purchase

Wellman, Paul I. Ride the Red Earth. Inscribed by the author. A Heroic Novel of Love and Intrigue in Early Texas and Mexico. Photo available. Garden City. Doubleday. 1958. 448 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. Stated first edition. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To Eleanor G. SMith with the author's warmest good wishes Paul I. ellman Feb 20, 1958". Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
217025 - Purchase

Wells, Charles A. Guide to Colorado Backroads & 4-Wheel Drive Trails. Photo available. Colorado Springs. Funtreks. 1998. 248 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
212062 - Purchase

Wells, Evelyn. Champagne Days of San Francisco. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton Century Company. 1941. 284 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209137 - Purchase

Wells, Evelyn. Fremont Older. Photo available. New York. D. Appleton Century. 1936. 407 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $40
208684 - Purchase

Welsh, William. A Brief Historical Sketch of Port Townsend, Washington. Photo available. Port Townsend. Port Townsend Chamber of Commerce. 1961. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211624 - Purchase

Welty, Earl. The Black Bonanza. The Fabulous Life and Times of Union Company of California. Photo available. New York. McGraw-Hill Book Co. Whittlesey House. 1950. 255 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Presentation card from Reece H. Taylor laid in. Fine copy in fine (very light wear bottom edge) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
208971 - Purchase

Wemple, Claude C. Memories of a Rancher from the Land of The Never Sweats (Milford, Lassen County, California). Neighbors, Family, Horses, Cattle, Dogs, and Reactions. 1899 to 1952. Photo available. Talent. Bornet Books. 1992. 370 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. "Compliments of Publisher" signed on front cover. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
207683 - Purchase

Wemple, Claude C. Memories of a Rancher from the Land of The Never Sweats (Milford, Lassen County, California). Neighbors, Family, Horses, Cattle, Dogs, and Reactions. 1899 to 1952. Photo available. Talent. Bornet Books. 1992. 370 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. "Compliments of Publisher" signed on front cover. Very scarce in this condition. Near fine copy (very light shelf wear). $35
209998 - Purchase

Wentz, Roby. Western Printing. A Selective and Descriptive Bibliography of Books and Other Materials on the History of Printing in the Western States. 1822-1975. Photo available. Los Angeles. Dawson's Book Shop. 1975. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
206810 - Purchase

Wenzel, Caroline. Sacramento Illustrated. A Reprint of the Original Edition Issued by Baker & Baker in 1855. Photo available. Sacramento. Sacramento Book Collectors Club. 1950. 136 pps. Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 300 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $100
207780 - Purchase

Werner, Emmy E. Pioneer Children of the Journey West. Photo available. Boulder. Westview Press. 1995. 202 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $20
191856 - Purchase

West, Ian. Portraits of Native Americans. New York. Smithmark. 1995. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $30
151303 - Purchase

West, John O. Cowboy Folk Humor. Life and Laughter in the American West. Photo available. Little Rock. August House. 1990. 216 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
213685 - Purchase

West, Leoti. A Chapter From the Life of a Pioneer Teacher. Fairfield. Ye Galleon Press. nd. 22 pps. Octavo. Pictorial soft cover. First edition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
101177 - Purchase

West, Ray. Kingdom of the Saints. The Story of Brigham Young and the Mormons. Photo available. New York. Viking Press. 1957. 389 pps. Octavo. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
204505 - Purchase

West, Richard Samuel. The San Francisco Wasp. Signed, limited edition. An Illustrated History. Photo available. Easthampton. Periodyssey Press. 2004. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 400 copies, number 73.. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $200
207094 - Purchase

Westmoreland, Sally Boner. The Common Herd. Inscribed by the author (A Texas Love Story). Photo available. San Diego. Self published. 1955. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Inscribed by the author. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $40
169630 - Purchase

Weston, Otheto. Mother Lode Album (Gold Rush). Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1948. 178 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
189313 - Purchase

Weston, Otheto. Mother Lode Album. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1948. 178 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $40
209686 - Purchase

Weston, Otheto. Mother Lode Album. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1956. 178 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition, third printing. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very edge chipping) dust jacket (in mylar). $35
212307 - Purchase

Weston, Otheto. Mother Lode Album. Photo available. Stanford. Stanford University Press. 1948. 178 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (book plate). $35
217844 - Purchase

Wetzel, David N. I Looked in the Brook and Saw a Face. Images of Childhood in Early Colorado. Photo available. Englewood. Westcliffe Publishers. Colorado Historic Society. nd. 128 pps Folio. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
212364 - Purchase

Wexler, Bruce. The Wild West Catalog. Photo available. Philadelphia. Running Press. 2008. 256 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
215587 - Purchase

Whattam, Elbert & Bert Kellogg. Locomotives The Early Days in Photographs from the Collection of Bert Kellogg. Photo available. Port Angeles. Self published. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211207 - Purchase

Whattam, Elbert & Bert Kellogg. Sailing Vessels. The Early Days in Photographs from the Collection of Bert Kellogg. Photo available. Port Angeles. Self published. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
211205 - Purchase

Whattam, Elbert. Logging. The Early Days of the Olympic Peninsula in Photographs from the Collection of Bert Kellogg. Photo available. Port Angeles. Self published. 1976. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
211206 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl Books of the California Gold Rush. Photo available. San Francisco. Colt Press (Grabhorn Press). 1949. Unpaginated. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Limited to 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $150
205737 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl I. Ned, The Ubiquitous. Inscribed by the author. Soldier of Fortune par Excellence. Being the further Narrative of Edward McGowan. Photo available. California Historic Society. March, 1927. 36 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Inscribed by the author "To my friend Garfield D. Merner? from Carl I. Wheat. July 2 - 1928". Fine copy. $50
212169 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl I. Pioneer Visitors to Death Valley After the Forty-Niners. Photo available. San Francisco. Self published. 1939. 22 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $45
212159 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl I. The Pioneer Press of California. Photo available. Oakland. San Francisco. Biobooks. Grabhorn Press. 1948. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Limited edition of 450 copies. California Star facsimile tipped-in. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (paper label on spine lightly edge worn). $50
205845 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl I. Trailing the Forty-Niners Through Death Valley. Photo available. San Francisco. Sierra Club Bulletin. 1939. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Large, folding map. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Addendum laid in. Fine copy. $50
212217 - Purchase

Wheat, Carl. Pictorial Humor of The Gold Rush. The Book Club of California Keepsake. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1958. Octavo. Gilt decorated, half leather slip case. First edition. Illustrated. 10 parts. Complete. Letter from Carl Wheat laid in. Fine set in fine slip case. $50
209411 - Purchase

Wheat, Joe Ben. The Gift of Spiderwoman. Southwestern Textiles. The Navajo Tradition. Photo available. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. 1984. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189814 - Purchase

Wheeler, Sessions S. Nevada's Black Rock Desert. Photo available. Caldwell. Caxton Printers. 1985. Octavo. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Large folding map. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
191874 - Purchase

Wheeler, Sessions S. & William W. Bliss. Tahoe Heritage. Inscribed by the author. The Bliss Family of Glenbrook, Nevada. Photo available. Reno. University of Nevada Press. 1992. 154 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Inscribed by the author "For the Snowden's - Sharing an earlier day at Tahoe. Boll Bliss". Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
207871 - Purchase

Wheelock, Walt & Pat Adler. Angels Flight & Bunker Hill Story. Signed by the authors. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1966. 36 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Signed by the authors. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207810 - Purchase

Wheelock, Walt. Death Valley Bighorns. Keepsake No. 31. Photo available. Death Valley. '49ers Encampment. 1991. 16 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
207155 - Purchase

Wheelock, Walt. Ferries of the South. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1964. 39 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
210651 - Purchase

Wheelock, Walt. Ropes, Knots and Slings for Climbers. Photo available. Glendale. La Siesta Press. 1967. 36 pps. Octavo. Soft cover. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
217742 - Purchase

Wheelwright Museum. Wheelwright Museum Benefit Auction Catalog. Photo available. hoenix. Self published. March 18, 1977. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Fine copy. $30
189948 - Purchase

Wheelwright, Jane Hollister. The Ranch Papers. A California Memoir. Santa Monica. Lapis Press. 1988. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (small owner name on end paper) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
137758 - Purchase

Wheelwright, Jane Hollister. The Ranch Papers. A California Memoir. Santa Monica. Lapis Press. 1988. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (owner inscription) in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
138492 - Purchase

Wheelwright, Jane Hollister. The Ranch Papers. A California Memoir. Photo available. Santa Monica. Lapis Press. 1988. 152 pps. Octavo. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
208545 - Purchase

Wheery, Joseph H. Indian Masks & Myths of the West. Photo available. New York. Bonanza. 1968. Octavo. Hard cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
172195 - Purchase

Wherry, Joseph H. Indian Masks & Myths of the West. New York. Bonanza. 1968. Octavo. Hardcover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $20
181479 - Purchase

Wherry, Joseph H. Indian Masks and Myths of the West. Photo available. New York. Thomas Y. Crowell. 1974. Octavo. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (number on end paper). $20
173642 - Purchase

Whitcomb, Ian. Lotus Land. A Story of Southern California. Lotusland. Photo available. London. Wildwood House. 1979. 290 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Rare in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
207910 - Purchase

White, Charles. Letter from San Jose, California. March 18, 1848. Photo available. Los Angeles. Glen Dawson. 1955. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Important reference work. Limited edition of 200 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
207564 - Purchase

White, E.E. Experiences of a Special Indian Agent. Western Frontier Library. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1965. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209212 - Purchase

White, Gerald T. Baptism in Oil. Stephen F. Peckham in Southern California. 1865-66. Photo available. San Francisco. The Book Club of California. 1984. 138 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Photographs, facsimiles. Peckham a chemist, geologist and engineer was in Southern California during the tumultuous formation of the California oil industry. Important reference work. Limited edition of 500 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
208199 - Purchase

White, Gerald T. Scientists in Conflict. The Beginnings of the Oil Industry in California. Photo available. San Marino. The Huntington Library. 1968. 272 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $35
207809 - Purchase

White, John. American Locomotives. An Engineering History. 1830-1880. Photo available. Baltimore. Johns Hopkins University. 1997. 595 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Revised and expanded edition. First edition thus. Full number line. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $75
210934 - Purchase

White, John. American Locomotives. An Engineering History. 1830-1880. Photo available. Baltimore. Johns Hopkins University. 1968. 504 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $125
214950 - Purchase

White, Patricia (ed). Where the World Met and Became One. Ely Renaissance Village. Stories Give Voice to Early Ancestors. Nevada. Photo available. np. Ely Renaissance Society. 2016. 130 pps. 4to. Soft cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $30
195599 - Purchase

White, Philo & Charles L. Camp (ed). Philo White's Narrative of a Cruize in the Pacific to South American and California on the U.S. Sloop-of-War "Dale". 1841-1843. Photo available. Denver. Old West Pub. Compnay. Fred A. Rosenstock. 1965. 84 pps. Folio. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Limited edition of 1000 copies. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $50
207276 - Purchase

White, Raymond E. King of the Cowboys, Queen of the West. Roy Rogers and Dale Evans. Photo available. Madison. University of Wisconsin. 2005. 530 pps. 4to. Soft cover. Reprint. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $20
205194 - Purchase

White, Richard. "It's Your Misfortune and None of My Own". A New History of the American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
158209 - Purchase

White, Richard. "It's Your Misfortune and None of My Own". A New History of the American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
174828 - Purchase

White, Richard. "It's Your Misfortune and None of My Own". A New History of the American West. Photo available. Norman. University of Oklahoma Press. 1991. 4to. Hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $25
182425 - Purchase

White, Stephen (ed). Harry Smith: Magic Moments. Photographs by a San Francisco Youth. 1900-1913. Photo available. Los Angeles. Stephen White Editions. 1981. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209549 - Purchase

White, Stewart Edward. Old California. In Picture and Story. Photo available. New York. Garden City Pub. Co. 1939. 4to. Hard cover. Deluxe edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy. $25
152987 - Purchase

White, Stewart Edward. Old California. In Picture and Story. Photo available. New York. Garden City Pub. Co. 1939. 122 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. Deluxe edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in near fine (very light shelf wear) dust jacket (in mylar). $45
209812 - Purchase

White, Stewart Edward. The Forty-Niners. A Chronicle of the California Trail and El Dorado. Photo available. New Haven. Yale University Press. 1918. 273 pps. + ads. Octavo. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine copy. $25
208558 - Purchase

White, Thelma B. Glenn County Sketchbook. Photo available. Chico. Butte County Branch, National League of American Pen Women. 1995. 208 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Fine (owner inscription on end paper) copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
209701 - Purchase

White-Parks, Annette. A History of Gualala, Mendocino County, California. "Water Coming Down Place". Photo available. Portland. Freshcut Press. 2006. 144 pps. 4to. Gilt decorated hard cover. Second edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $50
215549 - Purchase

Whitebrook, Robert Ballard & Henry R. Wagner. Coastal Exploration of Washington. Photo available. Palo Alto. Pacific Books. 1959. 146 pps. Octavo. Gilt decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $30
212214 - Purchase

Whitehead, Richard S. Alta California's Four Fortresses. Photo available. Los Angeles. Zamorano Club. 1985. 4to. Soft cover. First edition thus. Illustrated. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy (ink stain on inner edge of title page, corners lightly bumped). $45
208212 - Purchase

Whiteson, Leon. The Watts Towers of Los Angeles. Photo available. Oakville. Mosaic Press. 1989. 96 pps. 4to. Decorated hard cover. First edition. Illustrated in black, white and color. Important reference work. Very scarce in this condition. Fine copy in fine dust jacket (in mylar). $45
206941 - Purchase

Whitfield, Vallie Jo. History of Pleasant Hill, California. In shrin