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Tales of Old California

By: Oppel, Frank (ed.)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Castle: 2005

Seller ID: 32487

ISBN: 978155215385

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Red hardback. B&W photos, engravings, etc. Collection of old magazine articles & other reprinted stories about California; 8vo; 476 pages View more info

GOLD IN THE SUN: THE HISTORY OF SAN DIEGO, VOLUME FIVE OF A SERIES ON THE HISTORIC BIRTHPLACE OF CALIFORNIA

By: Pourade, Richard F., commissioned by James S. Copley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Diego, Union-Tribune Publishing Co: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31212

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In sl tanned slipcase, bottom edge/foredge slightly spotted; Signed by Pourade & Copley. Brown cloth hardback. xii + 281 pp. Color & B&W illusts. Chronology, biblio, indices. Ltd ed. #395; 4to; x + 281 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Robert Mondavi of the Napa Valley

By: Ray, Cyril

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann/Peter Davies: 1984

Seller ID: 48882

ISBN: 0434624225

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In VG DJ; Signed/inscribed by Robert Mondavi. Blue cloth hardback. B&W illustrations. Appendices, bibliography, index. Bio of famed California wine grower; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

The Golden Road: The Story of California's Spanish Mission Trail.

By: Riesenberg, Felix

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1962

Seller ID: 723

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No DJ, faint white scratches on back cover; Black cl. 315 pp. Map on front flyleafs, small drawings throughout. Notes, biblio. , index; 8vo; 315 pages View more info

The Quake of '89 As Seen by the Staff of the San Francisco Chronicle

By: San Francisco Chronicle

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 10145

Condition: Very Good


Wraps. Illus (B&W photos, map) ; 4to; 114 pages View more info

Earthquake 7.1: San Francisco Bay Area, October 17, 1989

By: Shangle, Barbara J. (Ed. )

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, LTA Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 18414

ISBN: 1559881208

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Unpaginated (apprx 65 pp) . Color photos; 4to View more info

Earthquake 7.1: San Francisco Bay Area, October 17, 1989

By: Shangle, Barbara J. (Ed. )

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, LTA Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 30241

ISBN: 1559881208

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. Unpaginated (apprx 65 pp) . Color photos; 4to View more info

San Francisco Observed: A Photographic Portfolio from 1850 to the Present

By: Silverman, Ruth (Foreword by Herb Coen)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1986

Seller ID: 34282

ISBN: 0877013888

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's gift inscr on title page; Paperback w/ french folds. 1st printing. B&W & color photos; Square 4to; 118 pages View more info

Y. M. C. A. Building (Stereoview Card No. 323 from San Francisco Fire/earthquake Series)

By: Smith, W. S.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: NP, W. S. Smith: 1906

Seller ID: 42265

Condition: Good+


Light edgewear, slightly darkened ; Color stereo view car showing damage from 1906 San francisco eathquake & fire; Oblong 32mo 4" - 5" tall View more info

One Hundred Years of History, Recreation, Lore in Alpine County, California, 1864-1964

By: The Centennial Book Committee (Illustrated by Dede Lyons)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: South Lake Taho, Anchor Printing: 1964

Seller ID: 42967

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. B&W photos, map, ads; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages View more info

The 1989 San Francisco Bay Earthquake: Portraits of Tragedy and Courage

By: The Staff Of The Los Angeles Times

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, LA Times: 1989

Seller ID: 30243

ISBN: 096190951X

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. 95 pp. Color photos; 4to; 95 pages View more info

Images of the 1994 Los Angeles Earthquake

By: The Staff Of The Los Angeles Times

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, LA Times: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 30397

ISBN: 1883792037

Condition: Very Good+


Paperback. 96 pp. Color illustrations; 4to; 96 pages View more info

California Wine Pioneers: Profiles of the State's Wine Industry Leaders

By: The Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, Wine Spectator Scholarship F: 1987

Seller ID: 20520

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. 61 pp. Illustrated w/ drawn portraits; 8vo; 61 pages View more info

A Theory of Property Rights with Application to the California Gold Rush

By: Umbeck, John R

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ames, Iowa State University Press: 1981

Seller ID: 2104

ISBN: 0813816750

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No DJ as issued; Red cl. Tables, figures, etc. Notes, biblio, index; Small 8vo; x + 158 pages View more info

Early Beverly Hills

By: Wanamaker, Marc

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 51136

ISBN: 0738530689

Condition: Very Good+


Signed/inscribed by author. Paperback. Collection of vintage B&W photos of beverly Hills, CA. Part of images of America series; Images of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Pointing from the Grave: A True Story of Murder and DNA

By: Weinberg, Samantha

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Miramax/Hyperion: 2003

Seller ID: 39177

ISBN: 1401351956

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


In VG DJ; Hardback (black cloth spine/gray boards) . 1st printing. xiv + 351 pp. Acct of attempt to solve 1985 California murder; 8vo; xiv + 351 pages View more info

Beautiful Pasadena, California

By: Western Publishing & Novelty

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Los Angels, Western Publishing & Novelty: 1940

Seller ID: 21802

Condition: Very Good+


Foldout postcard containing 18 colorized views. Text inside of back cover; 6" x 4" View more info

Mariposa Grove of Big Trees: Yosemite National Park

By: Western Publishing & Novelty

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Western Publishing & Novelty: 1940

Seller ID: 21808

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Foldout postcard containing 18 colorized views. Text inside of back cover. Date uncertain (circa 1940) ; Oblong 32mo 4" - 5" tall View more info

I Feel Earthquakes More Often Than They Happen: Coming to California in the Age of Schwarzenegger

By: Wilentz, Amy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40510

ISBN: 0743264398

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In VG+ DJ; Signed by author. Hardback (brown spine/brown boards). Biblio. , Index. Author's observations of California as a transplanted easterner; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Alameda County, California Crossroads: an Illustrated History

By: Willard, Ruth Hendricks

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NP, Windsor Publications: 1988

Seller ID: 10892

ISBN: 0897812832

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


In lightly edgeworn DJ; White cl. Color & B&W photos. Biblio, index; 4to; 136 pages View more info