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image of Vaca Valley visions: A Sense of Time and Place. June 1, 1996 - November 3, 1996

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Vacaville: Vacaville Museum / San Francisco Art Institute, 1996. 40p., well-reproduced color plates with translucent dividers bearing printed text, stiff color cardstock covers, 9x6.5 inches, bound with a white wire spine. Very good copy: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Catalog for the exhibit of 14 San Francisco Art Institute graduate students. Attractive item with some bite to it, focussing… Read more
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image of The First Half Century: the Scaramento Book Collectors Club 1939-1989 with a bibliography of the club's publications

The First Half Century: the Scaramento Book Collectors Club 1939-1989 with a bibliography of the club's publications

by Lozito, Vincent J., compiler, Gary F. Kurutz, Allan R. Ottley et al.

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Published
1989
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9780961733414
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£18.49

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Sacramento: the Club, 1989. Paperback. 68p., several plates within text block and 9 plates at rear, foreword, essays, bibliography, very good limited edition of about 250 copies, paperback in yellow printed wraps.
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image of Unsettling the West; Eliza Farnham and Georgiana Bruce Kirby in Frontier California. Foreword by Kevin Starr

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Santa Clara / Berkeley: Santa Clara University / Heyday Books, 2004. Paperback. xvii, 343p., scattered b&w vignette illustrations from period imagery, softbound in 9x6 inch decorated wraps; quite sound, but the front free endsheet is lightly foxed, perhaps because of the newsclip book review laid in (we have retained it), an otherwise clean copy unmarked except for the author's… Read more
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image of My Checkered Life; Luzena Stanley Wilson in Early California (Her Overland Journey plus Pioneer Life in Vacaville, Sacramento_Nevada [subtitle from cover]); with reprint of Luzena Stanley Wilson: '49er, originally published by Eucalyptus Press 1937

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Nevada City CA: Carl Mautz Publishing, 2003. Paperback. xii, 223p., a professional job, softbound in 10x7 inch reddish brown wraps, plentifully illustrated, a mint copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of C. G. N. I. E._Mr. Gay Sacramento (Jeffrey) present 3M 98/99

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[Sacramento]: C. G. N. I. E., 1998. Three-panel brochure folded to 3.5x8.5 inches printed on heavy pink stock with advertising prices and phone numbers, decorative designs. Advertising brochure for the 1998/99 Imperial Court program for the Court of the Great Northwest Imperial Empire.
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image of Between the Lines: A Cooperative Grassroots Newsletter [eight issues]

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Sacramento: Sacramento Peace Center, 1991. Newspaper. 8 issues of the newspaper. Issues present are Volume 1 Numbers 1-3, 5-7, and vol. 4 nos. 1 and 2. Various pagination, all are horizontally folded as issued. Address label on cover. Local activist news with a focus on peace and environmental activism. Each issue includes a calendar of… Read more
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image of Because People Matter: A Monthly Magazine on Changing Priorities [11 issues]

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Sacramento, California: Because People Matter, 1993. Newspaper. Eleven issues of the newspaper, a complete run for the period between October 1992 and September 1993. Issues present are Volume 1 Numbers 1-11. Various pagination, all 8.5 x 11.5 inches, folded in half as issued. All ex-library with library sticker on front wrap, all edgeworn, some toning, all… Read more
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image of Because People Matter: Sacramento's Progressive Monthly [15 issues]

Because People Matter: Sacramento's Progressive Monthly [15 issues]

by Keltner, Jeanie, editor

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Published
1996
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Sacramento, California: Because People Matter, 1996. Newspaper. Fifteen issues of the newspaper, a complete run for the period between March 1994 and June 1996. Issues present are Volume 3 Numbers 2-7 plus a special supplement on single payer health care included in Volume 3 Number 6, Volume 4 Numbers 1-6, and Volume 5 Numbers 1, 2, and 3.… Read more
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Sacramento and the Trail of '49

by Kimball, J. N.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1928
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£8.87

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New York: Underwood Typewriter Company, 1928. Paperback. 24p, 6x9 inches, illustrated with a dozen portrait photos (contestants) and ads, good booklet in stapled green pictorial wraps. Covers bear some dust and handling-grime, text a few pencilled tic-marks. This booklet contains the copy used in the 1928 International Typewriting Championship Contest. The story contained in this booklet is reprinted with… Read more
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image of March on Sacramento for Education / April 6, 1987 [pinback button]

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[Sacramento-?]: [March on Sacramento for Education Coalition], 1987. 2.25 inch diameter pin, somewhat amateur production using a button machine. Design shows California clinging to a life preserver, with portions colored by hand in crayon.
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image of Sacramento River and Tributaries, California; Debris Control. Letter from the Chief of Engineers, United States Army, transmitting Report [&c &c] with five illustrations [maps]

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34p., five large folded b&w line maps, in side-stapled 9x6 inch self-wraps. Cover (i.e., p.1) bears a faint rubberstamp (rec'd 1938) and some red-pencil librarianese. Good copy, and the maps appear entirely unmolested. Hydraulic mining messed up agricultural lands, riverine vocations, the look of the countryside. Markham recommends against federal involvement in the clean-up. 74th Congress 1st session, Document… Read more
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fhs zine. Number two, final issue / Drop Out no. 2

by Deslippe, Philip; Pam Davis

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Sacramento: the zine. Joint issue of two anti-skool zines, fhs (f#ck high school, based in Manchester, CT) and Drop Out, issued as a tabloid format newspaper, 16 pages, folded, otherwise very good.
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The Hmong - yesterday and today

by Moore-Howard, Patricia

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
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£16.27

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Sacramento: [Sacramento City Unified School District], 1987. v, 72p., 8.5x11 inches, very good paperback. The author was part of the Mentor Teacher program in Sacramento.
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Lobbying State Government, A Citizen's Guide

by Friends Committee on Legislation of California

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Published
1990
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Sacramento: FCL Education Fund, 1990. Pamphlet. 23p., illustrated with a centerfold spread showing "Life-cycle of Legislation - from idea into law." Cover cartoon (credited on title page to Bill Dempster) depicts a Quaker man in traditional garb with hammer & nails at work on a public building. Later, professionalized version of an item first issued about 1975 as… Read more
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AIDS: hechos vitales [pamphlet]

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no date
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Sacramento: Sacramento AIDS Foundation, no date. [8p] 4x9 inches, glossy stock, text in Spanish, very good pamphlet in stapled wraps. Informational pamphlet issued to Spanish-speaking constituents in the greater Sacramento area.
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image of Women! Join the March on Sacramento for Lesbian and Gay Rights [handbill]

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San Francisco: the March, 1980. 8.5x11 inch handbill, light handling wear. Includes list of endorsers.
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image of Projected View of 2000. Feminist Broadside No. 3

Projected View of 2000. Feminist Broadside No. 3

by Manfred, Freya

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[197-]
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Sacramento: Ellen's Old Alchemical Press, [197-]. 11x17 inch broadside, very good, bright yellow paperstock. Humorous poem set in the future, describing the author's fancied elder years.
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image of Sketches of scenery and notes of personal adventure in California_Mexico foreword by Robert G. Cleland_reproductions of the sixteen lithographic plates

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San Francisco: printed at the Grabhorn Press for The Book Club of California, 1951. Hardcover. ix, 78p., 9.5x14 inches, sixteen plates, foreword, very good first edition limited to 400 copies bound in quarter-cloth backing and pink marbled boards, paper label with gilt titles on spine, original prospectus laid-in with two short letters announcing the limitation of available copies and… Read more
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£70.25
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Sacramento etchings

by Hyacinth, Socrates [pseudonym of Stephen Powers] introduction by Michael Harrison

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Published
1975
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£14.79

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San Francisco: printed by Clifford Burke at Cranium Press for the Sacramento Book Collectors Club, 1975. 16p., 8.25x11.25 inches, illustrated with a crude frontis portrait of the author and a reproduction of an unremarkable wood-engraving of the Capital Building; the "etchings" spoken of are Powers' word-picutres of fledgling Sacramento and its elder rival city San Francisco. Find his controversial… Read more
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image of Report on Feasibility of Feather River Project and Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Diversion Projects Proposed as Features of the California Water Plan

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Sacramento: State of California Department of Public Works, 1951. Paperback. viii, 127p., inserted b&w illustrations and map in colors; plus extensive appendices and 15 large folded "plates" (= maps) with spot-color. First issue of this version of the project mimeo'd recto-only under professionally-printed cover sheets and a dark blue binder's-tape spine. The tape is torn for two inches at… Read more
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