7.25" x 8.5". 69pp. Decorated black and white paper covered boards, red cloth spine. Slight bow to cover, else a fine copy. This is one of 450 copies. Designed by Adrian Wilson at The Press in Tuscany Alley, San Francisco. This excellent book includes Louis J. Stellman's San Francisco's Chinatown photographs made between between 1906 and the beginning of World War II. Stellman was a protege of renown photographer Arnold Genthe. The images reproduced here are striking, and Dillon's text offers helpful background on Stellman, Genthe, and Chinatown. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Images of Chinatown.
Publisher: The Book Club of California
Publication Date: 1976
Edition: First edition.
Book Description SF: Book Club of California, 1976., 1976. Oblong 12mo, French-fold sheet, photograph illustration, 4pp. A very good copy, printed by Adrian Wilson. Bookseller Inventory # 6125
Book Description The Book Club of California; San Francisco, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Hardcover. Black and white binding with red spine and black title label on spine in very good condition 68 pages. Copyright page dated 1976. Contains the black and white photography of Chinatown by Louis J. Stellman as well as small black and white illustrations on almost every page. According to colophon, only 450 copies of this edition were produced. Binding good and tight. Pages clean and square. Bookseller Inventory # Fred7-1075
Book Description San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1976, sq. 8vo, 4 pages. Printed wraps. A fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 013165
Book Description Book Club of California, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Illustrated (illustrator). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 450 copies of this edition were produced by Adrian Wilson, this one includes the prospectus. Bookseller Inventory # 1591
Book Description The Book Club of California, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Like New. First Edition. Oblong. Fine clean unmarked copy black and white boards with red cloth backstrip. Clean fresh spine label. The folding prospectus from the Book Club of California is laid in. Inscribed and signed to a collector by Dillon. 71pp -Quality Counts! All books shipped in Cardboard and all books with dust jackets have mylar jacket protectors., Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 131128031
Book Description The Book Club of California, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Limited Edition. Oblong hardcover with red cloth spine and decorative paper over boards, some very light shelfwear to corners but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited edition of 450, pp 68, b&w photographs throughout. An early look at the street photography of L. Stellman in Chinatown of San Francisco during the 20s. Bookseller Inventory # 004452
Book Description The Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1976. Cloth-backed decorative boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Clear Mylar (Custom). First Edition. 68 (3) pages.First Edition. Illustrated from vintage black and white photographs of San Francisco's Chinatown. Limited to 250 copies designed and produced by Adrian Wilson at The Press in Tuscany Alley, San Francisco. Calligraphy and Chinese motifs through the courtesy of Thomas Chinn. Printed by George Waters Photolithography. Red cloth-backed decorated boards. 9" x 7 5/8". Stillman was a protege of Genthe. A FINE copy, now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. BCC #153. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address. Bookseller Inventory # 1281
Book Description The Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: 5. First edition. Fine. Decorated black and white paper covered boards, red cloth spine. Clean and unmarked. Binding tight. Not ex-library. 68 p. Limited edition: one of 450 copies. This is publication #153 of the Book Club of California. Black & white photos throughout. All proceeds benefit the Burlingame Public Library. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.0010487
Book Description The Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. First Edition - Limited. red cloth-backed paper covered boards with paper title-label to spine., no flaws - clean, no writing or markings, strong binding.; one of 450 unnumbered copies printed.; 68pp., 33 b/w photographs reproduced, numerous b/w drawings and decorative elements.; book club of california publication no. 153. Size: Oblong 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 11946
Book Description Hardcover. Book Club of Calif, 1976. F. No DJ. Very faint scratch on cover. + prosp. Bookseller Inventory # HK1813-CALH