Sale 350: Fine Americana with Maps & Atlases

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94109 San Francisco, CA
Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika
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Datum der Auktion: 01.03.2007

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Geological Survey of California. Ornithology. Volume I. Land Birds.

Title: Geological Survey of California. Ornithology. Volume I. Land Birds. Author: Cooper, J.G. & S.F. Baird (ed) Place: [Cambridge] Publisher: [University Press] Date: 1870 Description: [xii]. 592 pp. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts. (4to) 10½x7½, original dark green cloth lettered and

Los #: 61

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 700 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Fur-Bearing Animals: A Monograph of North American Mustelidae

Title: Fur-Bearing Animals: A Monograph of North American Mustelidae Author: Coues, Elliott Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1877 Description: xiv, 348 pp. Illustrated with 60 figures on 20 engraved plates. (8vo) 9x5¾, original maroon cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First

Los #: 62

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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A Bibliography of the History of California 1510-1930

Title: A Bibliography of the History of California 1510-1930 Author: Cowan, Robert Ernest and Robert Grannis Place: San Francisco Publisher: Printed by John Henry Nash Date: 1933 Description: 3 Volumes, including Index. 11½x8, cloth-backed boards, printed paper spine labels; slipcase with printed

Los #: 63

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Historical and Biographical Record of the Cattle Industry and the Cattlemen...

Title: Historical and Biographical Record of the Cattle Industry and the Cattlemen of Texas Author: [Cox, James] Place: New York Publisher: Antiquarian Press Date: 1959 Description: 2 volumes. Introduction by J. Frank Dobie. (4to) 12x8½, half brown calf and cloth, slipcase. No. 449 of 550 copies

Los #: 64

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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A Pictorial History of California

Title: A Pictorial History of California Author: Coy, Owen C. Place: Berkeley Publisher: Univ. of Calif. Date: [1925] Description: Profusely illustrated throughout from early photographs, engravings, lithographs & other sources. 8x11, green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Wheat 52; Cowan p.148; Rocq

Los #: 65

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Crofutt's Trans-Continental Tourist's Guide, Containing a Full and...

Title: Crofutt's Trans-Continental Tourist's Guide, Containing a Full and Authentic Description of Over Five Hundred Cities, Towns, Villages, Stations, Government Forts and Camps, Mountains, Lakes...passing over the Union Pacific Railroad, Central Pacific Railroad of Cal[ifornia].... Author

Los #: 66

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Fire Fountains: The Kingdom of Hawaii, Its Volcanoes, and the History of...

Title: Fire Fountains: The Kingdom of Hawaii, Its Volcanoes, and the History of its Missions Author: Cumming, C.F. Gordon Place: Edinburgh Publisher: William Blackwood Date: 1883 Description: 2 vols. vii, [3], 297; vi, [2], 279, [1] pp. Illus. with 8 autotype plates from drawings or paintings by the

Los #: 67

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Voyage Dans Les Deux Ameriques

Title: Voyage Dans Les Deux Ameriques Author: D'Orbigny, Alcide Place: Paris Publisher: Furne Date: 1853 Description: [4], iv, 612 pp. Illustrated with 28 plates and 2 large folding maps. 10¼x6¾, contemporary quarter morocco, spine decorated and lettered in gilt. D'Orbigny travelled, on a mission

Los #: 68

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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The Ashley-Smith Explorations and the Discovery of a Central Route to the...

Title: The Ashley-Smith Explorations and the Discovery of a Central Route to the Pacific. Author: Dale, Harrison Clifford, ed. Place: Glendale Publisher: Arthur H. Clark Date: 1941 Description: 360 pp. 3 plates from early prints; 2 maps, 1 folding. Green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, t.e.g. Revised

Los #: 69

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Pacific Coast Pilot: Alaska. Part I, Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay with the...

Title: Pacific Coast Pilot: Alaska. Part I, Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay with the Inland Passage Author: [Dall, William H.] Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1883 Description: ix, [1], 333. Illustrated with 16 charts (13 of them folding) & 13 sheets of coastal views (all

Los #: 70

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Pacific Coast Pilot: Alaska. Part I, Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay with...

Title: Pacific Coast Pilot: Alaska. Part I, Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay with Inland Passage from Strait of Fuca to Dixon Entrance Author: [Dall, William H.] Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1891 Description: 243 pp. Errata sheet inserted between pages 8 and 9. With 18

Los #: 71

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Farmington [&] An Eye For An Eye

Title: Farmington [&] An Eye For An Eye Author: Darrow, Clarence S. Place: Chicago [&] New York Publisher: McClurg [&] Fox, Duffield Date: 1904 & 1905 Description: Farmington: vi, 277 pp. Pictorial green cloth, top edge gilt. * An Eye for an Eye: [iv], 213 pp. Gray cloth lettered in red. Review slip

Los #: 72

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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The Alaska Boundary

Title: The Alaska Boundary Author: Davidson, George Place: San Francisco Publisher: Alaska Packers Association Date: 1903 Description: 235 pp. Illustrated with 2 folding maps; frontispiece portrait from a photograph of the author. 10x6¾, original brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition

Los #: 73

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Pacific Coast. Coast Pilot of Alaska, (First Part,) from Southern Boundary...

Title: Pacific Coast. Coast Pilot of Alaska, (First Part,) from Southern Boundary to Cook's Inlet Author: Davidson, George Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1869 Description: 251 pp. Illus. with 6 duotone lithograph plates, 2 folding. 10½x7, original gilt-lettered cloth

Los #: 74

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Pacific Coast: Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington Territory

Title: Pacific Coast: Coast Pilot of California, Oregon, and Washington Territory Author: Davidson, George Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1869 Description: 262 pp. Illustrated with 32 engraved plates of coastal profiles & views, 3 folding. 10½x6¾, original

Los #: 75

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Seventy-five Years in California. A History of Events and Life in...

Title: Seventy-five Years in California. A History of Events and Life in California: Personal, Political and Military; Under the Mexican Regime; During the Quasi-Military Government of the Territory by the United States, and after the admission of the State to the Union. Author: Davis, William

Los #: 76

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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The Discovery of Florida: Being a True Relation of the Vicissitudes that...

Title: The Discovery of Florida: Being a True Relation of the Vicissitudes that Attended the Governor Don Hernando De Soto and Some Nobles of Portugal in the Discovery of Florida. Now Just Given by a Fidalgo of Elvas Author: De Soto, Don Hernando Place: San Francisco Publisher: The Book Club of

Los #: 77

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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A Canyon Voyage: The Narrative of the Second Powell Expedition down the...

Title: A Canyon Voyage: The Narrative of the Second Powell Expedition down the Green-Colorado River from Wyoming, and the Explorations on Land, in the Years 1871 and 1872. Author: Dellenbaugh, Frederick S. Place: New York Publisher: Putnam Date: 1908 Description: [1] ad, xx, [2], 277 + [6] ad pp

Los #: 78

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Speech of Senator Douglas of Illinois, on the Pacific Railroad Bill

Title: Speech of Senator Douglas of Illinois, on the Pacific Railroad Bill Author: Douglas, Stephen A. Place: [Washington] Publisher: Date: [c. 1858] Description: 8 pp. (8vo) 8½x5½, disbound from a larger volume. First Edition. Douglas' argument for the passage of a railroad line from the Missouri

Los #: 79

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Sir Francis Drake's Voyage Round the World, 1577-1580: Two Contemporary Maps.

Title: Sir Francis Drake's Voyage Round the World, 1577-1580: Two Contemporary Maps. Author: ** Place: London Publisher: British Museum Date: 1927 Description: 11 pp. text; 2 folding facsimile maps. 13½x9½, half cloth & boards. The two maps reproduced are Nichola van Sype's La Heroike Enterprinse

Los #: 80

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District with Atlas

Title: Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District with Atlas Author: Dutton, Clarence E. Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1882 Description: Text volume: [2], xiv, 264 pp. Illustrated with 2 chromolithograph views after W.H. Holmes, 4 heliotype plates after photographs

Los #: 81

Schätzpreis: 4.000 $ - 6.000 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Large lot of works on California Deserts by Edwards

Title: Large lot of works on California Deserts by Edwards Author: Edwards, E.I. Place: Los Angeles (mostly) Publisher: Westernlore Date: Various Dates Description: Includes: The Valley Whose Name is Death. One of a limitation of 1000 copies (actually 500 according to Edwards). Pasadena: San Pasqual

Los #: 82

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Crusade in Europe

Title: Crusade in Europe Author: Eisenhower, Dwight D. Place: Garden City, NY Publisher: Doubleday Date: 1948 Description: xiv, 559 pp. Illustrated with plates from photographs, plus maps. 9¼x6¼, tan cloth, spine lettered in gilt over black background, map endpapers, top edge gilt, acetate cover

Los #: 83

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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A Monograph of the Seal-Islands of Alaska, U.S. Commission of Fish and...

Title: A Monograph of the Seal-Islands of Alaska, U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries. Special Bulletin 176 Author: Elliott, Henry W. Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1882 Description: [6], 176 pp. With 2 folding charts with some hand-coloring (one of St. George

Los #: 84

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Report on the Seal Islands of Alaska.

Title: Report on the Seal Islands of Alaska. Author: Elliott, Henry W. Place: [Washington] Publisher: [Government Printing Office] Date: [1884] Description: 188 pp. Illus. with plates, maps, text drawings. 11½x9, later half parchment & marbled boards, leather spine label lettered in gilt. An extract

Los #: 85

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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The Fredoniad: Or, Independence Preserved. An Epick Poem of the Late War of...

Title: The Fredoniad: Or, Independence Preserved. An Epick Poem of the Late War of 1812. Author: Emmons, William Place: Boston Publisher: William Emmons Date: 1827 Description: 4 vols. 333; 338; 295; 293, [1] errata pp. 7¾x5, original brown cloth and boards, paper title labels; edges untrimmed

Los #: 86

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Notes of a Military Reconnaissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to...

Title: Notes of a Military Reconnaissance, from Fort Leavenworth, in Missouri, to San Diego, in California, Including Part of the Arkansas, Del Norte, and Gila Rivers Author: Emory, Lieut. Col. W[illiam] H. Place: Washington Publisher: Wendell & Van Benthuysen Date: 1848 Description: 614 pp

Los #: 87

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey... Volume I

Title: Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey... Volume I Author: Emory, William H Place: Washington Publisher: Cornelius Wendell Date: 1857 Description: Volume One (two parts) only. xvi, 258; viii, 174 pp. Illustrated 3 maps (two folding, one partially hand-colored) with 9

Los #: 88

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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Memoir of Frank Russell Firth

Title: Memoir of Frank Russell Firth Author: ** Place: Boston Publisher: Lee and Shepard Date: 1873 Description: 143 pp. Mounted photo frontispiece, folding map of the Atchison and Nebraska Railroad at rear. (8vo) 7¾x5½, original gilt lettered terra-cotta cloth. Memoir of a young railroad

Los #: 89

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007

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The Discoveries of the Norsemen in America with a Special Relation to Their...

Title: The Discoveries of the Norsemen in America with a Special Relation to Their Early Cartographical Representation Author: Fischer, Joseph Place: London Publisher: Henry Stevens Date: 1903 Description: [xxvi], 130, [2] pp. 10 plates at rear. (4to) 10x6½, blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt

Los #: 90

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 01.03.2007