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In Our Second Century, from an Editor's Note-Book

Hart, Jerome Alfred

Published by Pioneer Press, San Francisco, 1931
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Octavo in blue boards in green matte dust jacket; 454 p., frontispiece (portrait); 23 cm. Contents:Our first century's ending.--The Gold ring and the Tweed ring.--Political troubles, east, west, and south. --Suspension of the Bank of California.--The Sand lot and Kearneyism.--The Kearney-Kalloch epoch. --San Francisco's early dailies. --The "Argonaut's" beginnings.--Shop talk.--Early "Argonaut" contributors.--A roster of"Argonaut" writers.--Inventors and inventions. --High lights of the waning century.--The European bear-pit.--Notables of yesterday.-- The return of Ulysses.--The lecture platform.--Beecher and Tilton, lecturers and litigants. --The Bohemian Club.--Old-time shows.--Envoy. Near Fine copy in Very Good dust jacket. Signed by Author on free front-end paper; possibly ex-library with small DUP stamp on back end paper; faintest bumps to boards; light tears and wear to DJ edges, corners and spine; light soil and fading to DJ; else very nice copy; pages are bright and free of marks and creases; binding is solid. Bookseller Inventory # 83690

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Title: In Our Second Century, from an Editor's ...

Publisher: Pioneer Press, San Francisco

Publication Date: 1931

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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