CALIFORNIA AS IT IS & AS IT MAY BE
WIERZBICKI, M.D., F. P.
San Francisco The Grabhorn Press 1933 (xxxi) 104 pages. Limited to 500 copies.Introduction by George D. Lyman. Cloth-backed pictorial boards. Paper spine label. Drawings by Valenti Angelo. Bibliography. Number 8 in the Grabhorn first series of Rare Americana reprints. The first edition was published in San Francisco in 1849 and was the first original book published in English in California. #79 of the Zamorano 80, which describes Dr. Wierzbicki as "A one-man chamber of ommerce and California booster...". Howes W-405; Kurutz 678d. A Very Good copy (spine rubbed; covers sunned), now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. Always FREE SHIPPING via media mail to any United States address.
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Jacket Condition: Custom Clear Mylar
Binding: Cloth-backed Boards
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 1543