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Hardy Books is a rare and out-of-print book and ephemera seller located in Nevada City, California, in the heart of the California Northern Mines Gold Country. We are part of the "Gold Cities Book Town" which is comprised of Nevada City and Grass Valley, California.

We specialize in Western Americana, "All Things Californian" (California Authors, Poets, Photographers, History, Law & Order, Flora & Fauna, Food & Drink, Yosemite, San Francisco, Deserts, and so forth), Western Fine Press, Books to Film and Books On Books, as well as the odd item of special interest or value.  We list only a small part of our inventory on line, so please contact us if you are looking for a particular item.

We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association and follow the IOBA Code of Ethics.

Featured Items

PREHISTORIC BEASTS Discovered For His Grandchildren
SMART, Adam (SUTRO, Alfred)
Adam Smart and Company (Alfred Sutro) San Francisco 1937 44 pages. First Limited Edition (500 copies), printed by The.. more
Price: $55.00
Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence New York 1972 (xvi) 223 pages. A presentation copy, INSCRIBED by Author Michael.. more
Price: $85.00

The Spanish Occupation of California: Plan for the Establishment of a Government. Junta or Council Held at San Blass, May 16, 17
(The Grabhorn Press) WATSON, Douglas (Editor)
The Grabhorn Press San Francisco 1934 (xii), (1), 63 pages. Illustrated including folding map. One of.. more
Price: $95.00
MANSIONS ON RAILS The Folklore of the Private Railway Car.
BEEBE, Lucius
Howell-North Books Berkeley 1959 382 pages. SIGNED by Author Beebe in ink on the.. more
Price: $85.00

HAVING A WONDERFUL TIME My First Half Century as a Newspaperman
HOPPE, Arthur (Art)
Chronicle Books San Francisco 1995 190 pages. Cloth-backed boards. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2". Dust.. more
Price: $25.00
THE GENTLE CYNIC Being a Translation of the Book of Koheleth Known As Ecclesiates
(Grabhorn Press) JASTROW Jr., Morris
The Grabhorn Press San Francisco 1927 Unpaginated (Approximately 32 pages). Introduction by Oscar Lewis. Headpiece and.. more
Price: $120.00

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