ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK. Idwall JONES.
ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK
ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK
ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK
ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK

ARK OF EMPIRE. SAN FRANCISCO'S MONTGOMERY BLOCK

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. First Edition. Cloth. 253 pp. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Author Idwall Jones in ink on the front free endpaper, "To Warren Wass, Esq., hero of the Expedition to the Todos Santos Islands, with regards from a fellow survivor, Idwall Jones / April 1952". (The Todos Santos Islands are a pair of islands off the coast of Ensenada, Baja California, best known for surfing.) Illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated from 12 line drawings by Al Camille. Index. Cloth. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". From the jacket: "Peopled with dramatic figures such as Ulysses S. Grant, Mark Twain, and Bret Harte; replete with turbulent events such as the great earthquake of 1906, Ark of Empire represents the rich pageant of California since the days of the gold rush - seen through the history of San Francisco's famous Montgomery Block." Powell, California Classics, p. 256. A Near Fine copy in a Very Good dust jacket (Price-clipped; edgewear, mostly at the spine-ends), now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes, via media mail , to any United States address. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #2275

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