San Francisco: Depot for U. S. Government Chronometers, 423 Washington St., Opposite the Custom House, 1874. 1st printing thus, i.e., for this year. 92,  pp. Adverts last 16 pages. Grand Hotel advert with large wood engraving of the building. 12mo. Original publisher's printed buff paper wrappers. General wear & soiling to covers. Front cover with period pencil poi to top portion. A VG copy. Item #48427
The 10th year of publication. All are scarce in the trade.