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Handbook of the Collections. California Palace of the Legion of Honor. Lincoln Park San Francisco

by Rambo, James I., Editor

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Published
1960
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Very Good -
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The California Palace of the Legion of Honor, 1960. With long inscription by the Director of the Palace of the Legion of Honor, Thomas Howe, on flyleaf. With b & w illustrations and tipped in color illustrations. 109 pp. 6000 copies printed. First larger more heavily illustrated edition. With waterstains on bottom of back cover, and tiny spot… Read more
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Connecticut : Mapping the Nutmeg State Through History. Rare and Unusual Maps from the Library of Congress

by Virga, Vincent and Diana Ross McCain

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing Stated
ISBN
9780762760053
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$17.00

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Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot Press, 2011. x, 117 pp with extensive color and black and white illustrations. Price sticker bottom of front cover. Price sticker bottom of DJ.. First ed, 1st Printing Stated. Color Pictorial Bds. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Ancient Californians: Rancholabrean Hunters of the Mojave Lakes Country

by Davis, Emma Lou, Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1978
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 1978. xv, 193 pp. Maps, diagrams, illustrations. Science Series 29, May 1, 1978.. First Edition. Green Pictorial Covers. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Brun family, Napa valley, from 1874--Hewitt family, San Francisco, from 1882

by Hewitt, William Alexander

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780866911269
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$35.00

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Rutherford, Napa Valley, CA: Privately Printed, 1989. Color inset on endpprs of Nouveau Medoc Vineyard, Brun & Chaix, Napa Valley, 1886. 605 pp with extensive plates, color and b & w. Color pictorial paste on on front cover. Inside hinge broken, but binding tight--else clean, tight copy.. First Edition. Black Pictorial Cloth. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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Hewitt Family History From 1947. Volume One

by Hewitt, William A., Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1999
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Fine
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First Edition
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Privately Printed by the Hewitt Family, 1999. viii, 415 pp with extensive color and b & W plates. Two photo plates inset on black cloth binding. A handsome voluem. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Yokuts and Western Mono Ethnography. I : Tulare Lake, Southern Valley, and Central Foothill Yokuts

by Gayton, A. H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1948
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1948. With impressed stamp of renowned anthropologist Robert L. Carniero. Ink name top of front cover. Black cloth spine, black lettered brown covers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Post Ranch: Looking Back at a Community of Family, Friends, and Neighbors

by Strarkey, Soaring

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780975904602
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$25.00

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Post Ranch Inn, 2004. 89 pp with extensive photo plates from the collections of Bill and Luci Post, Post family descendants, and other Big Sur family archives.. First Edition Stated. Gray Gilt Ltrd Dcrtd Cloth. Fine/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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New York: T. Nelson and Sons Frontis map of the route, 32 pp of text and 12 color lithos (ncluding Donnor Lake) on heavy stock of the train route ending with a bird's eye view of San Francisco. Some waterstaining upper edge of pages, but generally bright. Binding beginning to pull away at front hinge. Binding with some… Read more
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Geology of the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific Slope (No atlas)

by Becker, George F.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1888
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Very Good -
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First Edition
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1888. Color tinted map frontis. No Atlas. Other full page, double page, text maps, some in color. xix, 486 pp. Other plates and text illustrations. Front inside hinge broken, but binding tight. Minimal library marks. USGS Monograph Volume XIII. Mining of the metallic element mercury.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good -. 4to… Read more
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Obsidian Studies in the Great Basin

by Hughes, Richard E., Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Berkeley, California: Archaeological Research Facility, Dept. Anthropology, Univ. of California, 1984. Contributions of the University of California Archaeological Research Facility, No 45, June, 1984. iii, 231 pp. Tables, maps, illustrations. Slight wear bottom of spine, with few faded spots. Bright, clean copy.. First Edition. Brown Printed Card Covers. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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San Francisco Bay Archaeology Sites Ala-328, Ala-13 and Ala-12

by Bickel, Polly McW.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1981
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Very Good -
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First Edition
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Berkeley, California: Archaeological Research Facility, Dept. Anthropology, Univ. of California, 1981. Contribution of the Univ. of California Archaeological Research Facility. No. 43, June, 1981. x, 375 pp. With maps. Slight stain bottom outside tip of outer edge of pages.. First Edition. Brown Printed Card Covers. Very Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Archaeology of Alta California Spanish Borderlands Sourcebooks No. 15

by Barker, Leo R. and Julia Costello, edited and introduction By

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1991. xxix, 512 pp plus list of books in the series. Illustrated. Handsome gilt lettered, pictorial red cloth.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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PASADENA CENTRAL DISTRICT IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

by Livingston, Lawrence, Jr., Et. Al.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$120.00

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Pasadena, California: Pasadena Planning Commission, 1971. With extensive color plans, some fold out. Plan was intended to be a 20 year action plan to revitalize the downtown area. Prepared chiefly by Livingston and Blayley, city and regional planners, Lawrence Halprin on urban design, and Alan Voorhees on transportation. 90 pp.. First Edition. Spiral Bound Card Covers. Very Good Plus.… Read more
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The Indians of California A Critical Bibliography

by Heizer, Robert F.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780253330017
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$8.00

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Bloomington and London: Indiana Univ. Press, 1976. Bibliographical Series : Newberry Library D'Arcy Mcnickle Center for the History of the American Indian. viii, 69 pp.. First Edition. Tan Pictorial Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Fremont's Private Navy: The 1846 Journal of Captain William Dane Phelps

by Phelps, William Dane; Busch, Briton Cooper (ed)

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9780870621758
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$35.00

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Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1987. Edition of 500 copies, this no. 186, signed by editor. 79 pp.. Limited Edition. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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California's Chumash Indians: A project of the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Education Center

by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780936784151
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Santa Barbara, California: John Daniel, 1986. 71 pp with text illustrations. ALSO included is Bruce W. Miller, CHUMASH A Picture of their World, name sticker at top of pictorial cover, and on half title page. 144 pp with illustrations.. First Edition. Tan Red/Black Ltrd Pctrl Cvrs. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Enduring Struggle Indians in California History

by Phillips, George H.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1981
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition First Printing
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9780878351183
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San Francisco: Boyd & Fraser Publishing Company, 1981. With inserted hand written by author on his letterhead to another fellow professor about the book. 93 pp with illustrations and maps. Golden State Series. Spine sunned, else fine condtion.. Letter By Author. First Edition First Printing. Orange White Ltrd Pctrl Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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California A Guide To The Golden State

by Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Hastings House, 1939. American Guide Series. Green ark blue printed cloth with light rust spots along side of front cover. Large folding map in rear pocket. Maps endpprs. xxxi, 713 pp with extensive plates from photos. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Annual report of the Board of Park Commissioners of San Francisco, Cal. 1912

by Burke, Hugh M., Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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San Francisco, Cal.: Press of the Hicks-Judd Co., 1912. The original edition, not a modern reprint, with 88 pp and extensive photo illustrations.. First Edition Thus. Brown Embsd Gilt Ltrd Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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San Francisco As It Was, As It Is, and How To See It

by Purdy, Helen Throop

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1912
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1912. Original brown burlap and beige boards, with tipped on plate on front cover. Very slight wear along edges of binding, tiny brown stain bottom front cover, but overall very good. x, 221 pp with extensive illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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