California Steam Navigation Company, 1866. Soft Cover. Binder 5. Payment receipt dated November 16, 1866. Two sheets glued together at left edge. Glue is discolored. Half-cm closed tear through both sheets near middle of left edge. Paper is lightly tanned.More
Cataract & Wide West Gravel Mining Company, 1870. Soft Cover. Binder 5. Blank share certificate. Undated circa 1870; last digit of year left blank to fill in. Paper is tanned and is roughly cut at top edge. Two half-inch aesthetic tears on left edge. Bottom left corner is creased. Clean..... More
Smith and McKay Printing Company, 1978. Hard cover. First edition signed by the author. Blank first page inscribed by previous owner. Crisp, clean condition throughout, including fold out color page. Jacket worn with some light stains. Spotting on cloth covers.More
Down East Gold and Silver Mining Co., 1860. Soft Cover. Binder 5. Blank share transfer certificate. Undated circa 1860; last digit of year left blank to fill in. Some remnants of text from another paper stuck on. Paper is tanned.More
Johnck and Seeger, 1935. Hardcover. Kemble is referred to as "San Francisco's First Printer." Reproduced from the Sacramento Daily Union of August 26, September 16, and October 14, 1871. Limited to 300cc.
Bookplate inside front cover. Mild shelfwear.More
Fulton Iron and Brass Foundry, 1866. Soft Cover. Binder 5. Sale receipt dated August 1, 1866. Half-cm closed tear near middle of top edge. One-inch aesthetic tear near top of right edge that has been taped over at back.More
Taylor, Nash & Taylor, 1911. Hardcover. Revised from the 1907 edition. Inscribed by the author, who was mayor of San Francisco from 1907-10, to Miss Gertrude Stanford, daughter of Leland Stanford, railroad baron and founder of Stanford University, on the front endpapers. Some shelfwear.More