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Life and Times of the Central Pacific Railroad

Myrick, David F., Editor

Published by The Book Club of California, San Francisco, 1969
Condition: Collectible-Very Good Hardcover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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From the club's own checklist of keepsakes: "Four page folders, 10 x 8 1/4. 12 numbers, each with an illustration pertaining to the Center Pascific Railroad. The entire series was designed and printed by Lawton and Alfred Kennedy. Edition limited to 1200 copies. No. 1. Contract and Finance Company. Comment by Patricia J. Palmer. No. 2. Poster: $100 Currency $65. Comment by David F. Myrick. No. 3. Dutch Flat Route. Comment by George Kraus. No. 4. Poster: Australia, China and Japan. Comment by David F. Myrick. No. 5. The Rose Bud Letter. Comment by Lynn D. Farrar. No. 6. The Hewes Receipt. Comment by Ralph W. Hansen. No. 7. Poster: Great American Overland Route. Comment by David F. Myrick. No. 8. An Invitation and Menu Central Pacific Railroad, Sacramento. Comment byh Carey F. Bliss. No. 9. The Goat Island Grab. Comment by Ted Wurm. No. 10. Nelson Railroad Guide, 1871. Comment by John Barr Tompkins. No. 11. The Clipper Ship Gap Holdup. Comment by Richard H. Dillon. No. 12. Poster: C.P.R.R. Time Schedule. Comment by David F. Myrick." Copies available in both publisher's quarter leather slipcase and cloth slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 7891

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Title: Life and Times of the Central Pacific ...

Publisher: The Book Club of California, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Very Good

Edition: First Edition

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Our store was founded in 1975 and has been in continuous operations since then. We maintain a quality selection of books, letters and manuscripts, photographs, prints and ephemera. We are open to serious collectors Monday through Saturday and suggest that you call the store before coming in. We do not send pictures or scans.

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