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Large group of bibliographies and books about books, mostly Americana

Estimate: US$200 - US$300
Price realised:  US$330
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Title: Large group of bibliographies and books about books, mostly Americana Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Beristain de Souza, Jose Mariano. Biblioteca Hispano Americana Septentrional. 5 volumes in 2. Cloth. [1883]. * California. Catalog 50. John Howell - Books. 5 volumes. Original wrappers. 1979-80. * Barrett, Ellen C. Baja California, 1535-1956 [&] Baja California 1535-1964. Blue cloth. 1957 & 1967 * Silvera, Katherine. Baja California Bibliography, 1965-1966. Wrappers. 1968. * Chamonal, Rodolphe. Livres Anciens. Boards. 2008. * Cowan, Robert Ernest and Robert Granniss Cowan. A Bibliography of the History of California, 1510-1930. Cloth, boards. 1964. * Edelstein, J.M., comp. A Selected Catalog of Books from the Library of Don Cameron Allen. Wrappers. 1968. * Elliott, Danial. Maritime History: A Hand-list of the Collection in the John Carter Brown Library. 2005. * Glozer, Liselotte F. and William K. California in the Kitchen. Cloth. 1960. * Harlow, Neal. Maps of the Pueblo Lands of San Diego, 1602-1874. Cloth, boards. One of 375 copies, signed. 1987. * Hordern House. The Parsons Collection. Rare Pacific Voyage Books. Parts I & II. 2 volumes. Cloth, djs. [2005]. * John Howell-Books. Catalogue 39. Early Newspapers and Periodicals of California and the West. [1970]. * Howes, Wright. U.S.iana, 1650-1950. Cloth. 1962. * Maggs Brothers. Bibliotheca Americana, Part VI. Later wrappers. Worn. 1927. * Nunis, Doyce B., Jr. Los Angeles and Its Environs in the Twentieth Century. Cloth, dj. 1973. * Porter, Catherine. Collecting Books. Cloth, dj. [1998]. * William Resse Company. A Selction of Books from Wright Howes' U.S.iana. Parts I,II,III. Cloth. [No date]. * Reilly, Richard. A Promise Kept. The Story of the James S. Copley Library. Leatherette. [1983]. * Wagner, Henry R. The Spanish Southwest, 1542-1794. 2 volumes. Cloth. 1967. * Wagner, Henry R. & Charles L. Camp. The Plains & The Rockies. Cloth. 1982. * The Jay T. Snider Collection of Historical Americana. Christies, June 21, 2005. * Winship, George Parker The John Carter Brown Library. Cloth, boards. Inscribed. 1914. * Wolf, Edwin, 2nd & John F. Fleming. Rosenbach, A Biography. Cloth, dj. Second printing. [1960]. Together 23 titles in 31 volumes. A shelf of essential bibliographies and useful books about books. Lot Amendments Condition: Some general wear; overall very good. Item number: 212941

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 452: Fine Americana with Travel & Exploration, Cartography & Cruise Ship Memorabilia
Date of the auction: 21 Apr 2011
Address: PBA Galleries
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