The Octopus Speaks: The Colton letters

Salvador A. Ramirez, editor / Carlsbad: The Tentacled Press 1982
limited to 250 numbered copies, this being copy #133; 615 pp., paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: dtb trains railroads california western americana

Item #: 1053026

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$182.79

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Long Beach and Los Angeles: A Tale of Two Ports

Queenan, Charles F. / Windsor Publications, Inc. 1986
205 pp., Hardcover, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 089781178X
Subject/Keywords: geography history California jsn

Item #: 1031486

$6.06

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Complete Report on Construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. With Introductory Historical Sketch. Illustrated with Maps, Drawings and Photographs. (cover title: Construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Final Report.)

Los Angeles. Board of Public Service Commissioners. / Los Angeles: Department of Public Service, 1916
Original green cloth (hardcover), quarto, [331] pp., illustrations in text with some full page, 23 folding plates and large folding map at end as issued; the rear pocket broken and contents now loose. Plate #1 has some creasing to its edges, all other plates and large map in very good condition. Light wear to spine & cover edges else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Los Angeles, California, aqueducts, engineering, water supply tt6

Item #: 1028822

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$241.37

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Stockton Memories. A Pictorial History of Stockton, California

R. Coke Wood, Leonard Covello / Valley Publishers 1977
ix, 175 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0913548448
Subject/Keywords: history photography Stockton California ctx

Item #: 1028481

$16.17

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A Comprehensive Report on the Regional Plan of Highways. Section 4, Long Beach - Redondo Area

Wright, Henry W. et al. / Regional Planning Commission County of Los Angeles 1931
206 pp., folding maps, Original gilt and black stamped cloth (Hardcover), age toning to edges, minor ownership markings to front pastedown, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: highways California ctx

Item #: 1028448

$4.68

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Goodrich Route Book of Southern California

B. F. Goodrich Company / B. F. Goodrich Company 1915
64 pp., softcover, faint creasing to upper right corner of covers and pages else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Goodrich Southern California driving automotive tt6

Item #: 1028092

$44.00

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Venice, California. An Urban Fantasy

Horst Schmidt-Brummer, Feelie Lee / Grossman Publishers 1973
first edition, first printing, 108 pp., Hardcover, fine in a fine dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0670745057
Subject/Keywords: Venice California photography ctx

Item #: 1027848

$2.96

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Long Beach: Fortune's Harbor

Larry L. Meyer, Patricia L. Kalayjian / Continental Heritage Press, Inc. 1983
224 pp., Hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0932986374
Subject/Keywords: history Long Beach California photography ctx

Item #: 1027278

$9.75

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Land of Golden Dreams. California in the Gold Rush Decade, 1848 - 1858

Blodgett, Peter J. / Huntington Library 1999
147 pp., Hardcover, NEW in a NEW dust jacket!!. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0873281837
Subject/Keywords: California Gold Rush history ctx

Item #: 1027226

$5.13

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Muleback to the Convention: Letters of J. Ross Browne, Reporter to the Constitutional Convention, Monterey, September-October, 1849

Browne, J. Ross. / San Francisco: The Book Club of California 1950
edition limited to 400 copies, xxii, [44] pp., illustrated, small quarto, original paper covered decorated boards, very good-fine in original unprinted glassine dust jacket slightly frayed. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: western americana california government travel biography cnh

Item #: 1026487

$25.31

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The Imperial Valley and the Salton Sink. With Introductory Monograph by W. P. Blake

Cory, H. T. / San Francisco: John J. Newbegin 1915
first edition; [xiv], [2], 61, [2], [1204]-1581 pp., double page frontis., numerous plates with some folding; original cloth (hardcover), minor age-toning to top edge and fore edge, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Imperial Valley, Salton Sea, California, Mexico jhh

Item #: 1013741

$180.12

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Geology and Paleontology of the Santa Maria District, California. Including a summary of the geologic features of producing and potential oil fields.

Woodring, W. P., & M. N. Bramlette. / Washington: GPO, 1950
quarto, 185 pp., plates with some folding, 6 color map sheets (five of them form a large geological map of the Santa Maria District), issued as United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 222; REBOUND IN BUCKRAM (hardcover) , ex library else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, geology, paleontology

Item #: 1009993

$30.47

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Sierra Educational News and Book Review. Vol. Vi, No. 10. December, 1910. Christmas Number

L. E. Armstrong / California Council of Education 1910
57 pp., Paperback, light wear to cover edges else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California education jhh

Item #: 1009956

$23.58

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Sierra Educational News and Book Review. Vol. X, No. 3. March, 1914

Arthur Henry Chamberlain / California Council of Education 1914
71 pp., Paperback, minor ink markings to page 187/188 else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California education jhh

Item #: 1009955

$24.15

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Sierra Educational News and Book Review. Vol. VI, No. 9. November 1910

L. E. Armstrong / California Council on Education 1910
63 pp., paperback, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California education jhh

Item #: 1009953

$21.59

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THIS MEMORIED DAY. THESE VERSES, WRITTEN TO MY WIFE MARIE GRIFFITH TAYLOR IN CELEBRATION OF OUR FIFTIETH WEDDING ANNIVERSAY FEBRUARY 4, 1943, ARE PRESENTED TO HER WITH MY DEEPEST AFFECTION

Taylor, Edward Dewitt / San Francisco: Taylor & Taylor 1943
inscribed by both Taylors; limited to 75 copies, designed by Bruce Rogers; 11, [2] pp., original cream colored boards, covers darkened, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: books about books book club of california poetry jcm

Item #: 1010170

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$101.49

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Third Annual Big Sur Guide to the Circle of Enchantment Featuring the Hearst Castle, from Monterey to Morro Bay

White, Emil Editor / Big Sur Guide 1957
folio, 64 pp., very well illustrated, includes "Children of the Earth by Henry Miller," softcover, near very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: travel geography architecture recreation california Henry Miller JCM

Item #: 977246

$15.03

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Temporal and Areal Relationships in Central California Archaeology. (Reports of the University of California Archaeological Survey, Numbers 24 and 25)

Beardsley, Richard K. / Berkeley: University of California, 1954
first edition; 2 Parts, [1], viii, 62, [18] pp., including figures and tables + [1], ii, [63]-127, [4] (tables) pp.; plastic comb binding photocopy, sound and interiors clean. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: American archaeology, California, CPR

Item #: 976086

$27.61

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California Floods of 1958.

California. Department of Water Resources. Division of Design and Construction. / Sacramento: 1959
quarto, x, 44, 2, 6, 2 (Appendix A, Precipitation), 20 (Appendix B, Runoff), 29 folding plates, most of them graphs or perception maps, 11 full page illustrations; pictorial paper wrappers rubbed, else very good,. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: California, floods, natural disasters, meteorology agriculture JZX

Item #: 933593

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$127.75

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Popular Use and Benefits of Standard Phonography: A Lecture by Charles A. Sumner (Reporter for the County Courts of San Francisco.) With an Appendix

Charles A. Sumner / San Francisco: Bacon & Company, Steam Book and Job Printers 1873
16, [2] (ads) pp., Paperback, minor ownership markings to cover, some external darkening, overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: legal stenography California Imprints History of the Law Court Reporting JZX

Item #: 888267

$72.15

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