CALIFORNIA VIEW BOOK. Californiana Souvenir.
CALIFORNIA VIEW BOOK
CALIFORNIA VIEW BOOK
CALIFORNIA VIEW BOOK

CALIFORNIA VIEW BOOK

[San Francisco ?]: (n. d.). 1st printing (presumed), ca 1900 (?). 8 leaves, with images center mounted, with tissue guard & glue/glitter 3-D border. P. 1 with fern leaves as a surrounding decoration. Black & white images, 9 total, ~ 3-1/4" x 5-1/2". Most, but not all, captioned. Album: 5-3/8" x 7-7/16". Covers of glossy pink stiff stock, with ribbon tie. Lower half of publisher's box. Front cover faded. Two letters, in cover title, chipped. A VG item. Images clear & sharp. Box - splitting at seams, Good only. Item #48395

A rare view book, primarily of San Francisco scenes, e.g., Fort Point, the Golden Gate & Golden Gate Park. Particularly interesting is the construction of this volume, with it's aspect of 3 dimensions... the title lettering and borders around the images are made of a substance that causes a ridge, gilt covered.

Not found in Rocq, and no copies found on OCLC.

Price: $495.00

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