TELEPHONE DIRECTORY. San Francisco and Bay Counties California. June 1, 1917. Californiana.

TELEPHONE DIRECTORY. San Francisco and Bay Counties California. June 1, 1917.

San Francisco: The Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1917. 1st edition thus. XVI, 264; 140 [San Francisco Classified Business Telephone Directory]; [4 (adverts)]; 126 [Oakland, Alameda & Berkeley. "Pekin Exchange", p. 126]; 2 (adverts); 47 [Other Exchanges], [1 (advert)]. Adverts often illustrated with cuts. 4to. 11" x 8-3/4". Printed brown paper wrappers. Hanging string to upper left. Age-toning, wear & soiling, with vertical crease to front cover which is starting to separate at the top 2". Text-block paper browning. A Very Good copy of this uncommon survivor. Item #50577

From OCLC entry (19971105) we find this the first year of issue for this directory.

A scarce item (ask yourself- "Who saves Telephone Books?") from the early part of the 20th C.

Price: $245.00

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