SQUIBS OF CALIFORNIA, OR EVERY-DAY LIFE ILLUSTRATED. (Frederic Remington's copy)

Cox, Palmer.

Published by Mutual Publishing Co. / San Francisco: A. Roman & Co, Hartford, 1874
Hardcover
From Chanticleer Books, ABAA (Kenwood, CA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 26, 1998

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 300.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Reddish brown cloth stamped in blind and gilt, 8vo, xvi, 17-491 pp. Illustrated with 183 of Cox's humourous drawings, including frontis and engraved title page. Bookplate of Frederic Remington to front pastedown. The first book by the author of the famous "Brownie" books. Written in the form of a diary of the year, Cox's humorous anecdotes chronicle the characters and events of daily life in San Francisco and the Bay Area. Also ex libris collector Roger K. Larson, with his bookplate (an original design commissioned by Larsen from artist Tom Killion) to front free endpaper. Cowan page 147. Spine gilt faded, spotting to endpapers, else about very good. Bookseller Inventory # 18820

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: SQUIBS OF CALIFORNIA, OR EVERY-DAY LIFE ...

Publisher: Mutual Publishing Co. / San Francisco: A. Roman & Co, Hartford

Publication Date: 1874

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition.

Store Description

We had our open bookshop in the town of Sonoma for a total of 17 years, including 9 years at our East Napa St. location, however, as of April 13, 2013 we have closed our doors. Our business is now conducted online, by appointment, and at the approximately 8 antiquarian bookfairs at which we exhibit annually. Chanticleer Books is a sole-proprietorship owned and operated by Steve Blackmer, a full-time bookseller since 1985 and member of the Antiquarian Booksellers¿ Association of America (ABAA) since 1998.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Guarantee: All books are guaranteed as described and may be returned for any reason within 10 days of receipt.
Payment: Orders are payable in US$ by credit card (Visa and MasterCard only), PayPal, personal check, or money order. Libraries may request invoicing.
Reciprocal terms to the book trade.
California residents will be charged 8.25% sales tax


Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. US orders are shipped BY Priority Mail, Media Mail, OR UPS ($5-$12 on most single title orders).
INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS PLEASE NOTE: Foreign orders are shipped at cost. International surface mail is not offered by the US Postal Service; all orders are shipped by air. We utilize the $30.00 Priority Mail International flat-rate mailer (4 lbs maximum weight) when we can adequately protect the book within. Oversize books will in most cases cost a minimum of $50.00 to ship overseas. The ABE default shipping rates are based on orders for 1 book at a maximum weight of 2.2 pounds. In many cases (large books, sets, insurance) this does not reflect the actual shipping cost. We will request additional shipping compensation through the Abebooks system when necessary.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal