Reprint of the rare 1880 first edition, with a new introduction by Allan R. Ottley. Very good+ black cloth hardcover lettered & decorated on spine & front cover in gilt. This is an ex-library copy with library pocket & bar code on front endpage, no other library marking, otherwise an exceptional clean copy in slighly chipped very good printed dust jacket. Oblong 4to. (13 1/2" x 11"). 294pp. plus 2 color maps (1 folding) and 238 illustrations reproducing the original lithographs, mostly full-page. A complete history of the county: gold discovery, Sir Francis Drake, Sutter's Fort, railroads. Includes histories of all the townships & biographical sketches of leading citizens & pioneers. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Reproduction Of Thompson And West's History ...
Publisher: Howell North Books
Publication Date: 1960
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Howell-North, Berkeley, Calif, 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Facsimile reprint. Oblong folio in black polished cloth backed boards with gilt titles to front and spine, in an original (to reprint) goldernrod dust jacket;  pages, reprint : 294 pages plates, color maps (1 folded); 28 x 36 cm. Numerous full-page b&w illustrations, A high quality production with a new introduction. || Early history of Sacramento, City and County, California. || **A large, heavy book. Extra shipping charges may apply.**. Ex-library with minimal marking: a single stamp to front free endpaper and small label to front lower corner of jacket. Near fine thus, with small paper-clip 'shadow' to top edge front free end paper and prelims, in a good-only generously chipped jacket with jacket portions missing to spine head and tail areas. Bookseller Inventory # 86687
Book Description Howell-North, Berkeley, CA, 1960. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Black boards with gilt decoration and titling. Tight. Tan Dust Jacket with black decoration and titling. Oblong. Approx. 14" X 10.75". Reproduction of original 1880 volume. Lavishly illustrated with plates of vintage b&w etchings and color map. Ex-lib. Unmarked but for library tags and markings; DJ has minor edgewear, small skuff to front and taped to boards. [vii]; 294 pp. Bright and desirable clean copy. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 4003545
Book Description Howell-North, Berkeley, 1960. Hardcover. Original black cloth, oblong folio (14 x 10.5 inches), , viii, 294 pp. Profusely illustrated with fine reproductions of all the lithographs, maps, etc. of the original, including color map of the Southwestern States, large folding color map of Sacramento County. Owner name to front fixed endpaper, else fine in edgeworn jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 21956