PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885. Maymie KRYTHE.
PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885
PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885
PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885
PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885
PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885

PORT ADMIRAL PHINEAS BANNING 1830 - 1885

San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1957. First Edition. Cloth. (xv) 251 (2) pp. Illustrated dust jacket. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by author Krythe in ink on a front free endpaper, "For Douglas Lance, with the hope that you enjoy this bit of Californiana! Maymie R. Krythe". Introduction by W. W. Robinson (Also SIGNED in ink by W. W. Robinson). Limited edition of 1000 un-numbered copies, printed by Anderson, Ritchie & Simon: The Ward Ritchie Press, Los Angeles. Illustrated, including from vintage photographs. Bookplate of The Douglas C. Lances affixed to front pastedown. Brown cloth; paper spine label. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2". From the flap: "Long overdue is this first book-length treatment of Phineas Banning, the Southern California pioneer who made over the transportation methods of the area and whose dream of a Port of Los Amgeles became a successful reality." A Fine copy in a Near Fine dust jacket (spine darkened; edgewear), now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes via media mail to any United States address. Fine / Near Fine. Item #2193

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