LOLA MONTEZ The Mid-Victorian Bad Girl in California
San Francisco The Colt Press 1938 69 pages. SIGNED by Oscar Lewis in ink on the colophon. First Edition. Limitedto 750 un-numbered copies. Small octavo. Cloth-backed red boards with woodcut on front cover. Paper spine label. Illustrated from woodcuts by Mallette Dean. Typography by Jane Grabhorn. Small bookseller's sticker (Newbegin's, San Francisco) on rear pastedown. Pictorial bookplate of California publisher and bibliophile James Strohn Copley on front pastedown. The story of actress Lola Montez in San Francisco and Grass Valley, California. The first book published by The Colt Press. Sunning to edges of rear cover, else Near Fine and now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING by USPS media mail to any United Staters address.
Signed: y Edition: First Edition
Jacket Condition: Custom Clear Mylar
Binding: Cloth-backed Boards
Condition: Near Fine
Book Id: 1631