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The Big Little Guide to San Francisco: City By the Golden Gate

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: San Francisco, H.S. Crocker:

Seller ID: 008042

Condition: Near Fine


32pp. + large folding street map with index. Minor crease to the front wrap. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Deluxe Picture Book of San Francisco "Everybody's Favorite City"

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Smith Novelty Co.:

Seller ID: 008043

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (30pp.). Illustrated with 66 views in color. Circa 1970's. Creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Sea San Francisco

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Norwich, Colour Projects Ltd.: 1974

Seller ID: 008044

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (16pp.). Full color travel brochure from the UK. Some creasing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Barbary Coast An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld

By: Asbury, Herbert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Capricorn Books: 1968

Seller ID: 014333

Condition: Very Good


318pp Includes index. No marks inside. Spine faded, edges lightly soiled. Panels scuffed. No creasing on spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Starting from San Francisco

By: Ferlinghetti, Lawrence

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, New Directions: 1967

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 012333

Condition: Very Good


64pp. Wraps lightly browned. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The San Francisco Calamity By Earthquake and Fire

By: Morris, Charles (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.p., W.E. Scull: 1906

Seller ID: 009996

Condition: Very Good


446pp. Original sensationalistic decorative cloth with stamping in red, black and gilt. Illustrated. Patterned endpapers. Corners gently bumped. Faint red stain (ink from the original decorative stamping?) on the top of the front board. Boards somewhat spotted. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

McTeague: A Story of San Francisco

By: Norris, Frank

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books: 1994

Edition: Ninth Printing.

Seller ID: 014287

Condition: Very Good


442pp. + 1pp. ad. Traces of creasing to the wraps. Small ownership inscription on the verso of the front cover. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Satan Says

By: Olds, Sharon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh: 1994

Edition: Tenth Printing.

Seller ID: 014188

Condition: Fine


72pp. + 2pp. ads. Winner of the San Francisco Poetry Center Award in 1981. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Conducta de Confesores en el Tribunal de la Penitencia, Segun las Instrucciones de San Carlos Borromeo y la Doctrina de San Francisco de Sales, Impresa de Orden de Monsenor el Obispo de Bajeux para el Uso de Los Confesores de su Diocesi.

By: Sales, San Francisco de & San Carlos Borromeo

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Madrid, Por la Viuda de Barco Lopez: 1817

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 449

Condition: Good


563pp. + 2pp index. Bound in contemporary full calf with gilt decoration on the spine, marbled endpapers. Francis, Saint of Sales (1567-1622) became a priest in 1591. He tried to peacefully convert the province of Chablais to Roman Catholicism. When this failed, in 1596-97 at a ducal council in Turin lobbied for forced conversion. This plan included, ".the expulsion of the Protestant clergy, the prohibition of Evangelical literature, the re-establishment of the Roman Catholic parishes, the foundation of a Jesuit college, and the restoration of the mass in the city of Thonon. The plan was a... View more info

San Francisco is Burning: The Untold Story of the 1906 Earthquake and Fires

By: Smith, Dennis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2005

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007152

Condition: Fine


294pp. Illustrated. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Narrative of My Experiences in the Earthquake and Fire and San Francisco

By: Stetson, James B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Lewis Osborne: 1969

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 011346

Condition: Fine


51pp. + 1pp. note on the illustrations + 1pp. colophon. Map endpapers. Bound in original brown tweed and a gilt vignette on the front board. Illustrated with historical images from the California Historical Society and the Bancroft Library at Berkeley. Introduction by Oscar Lewis. Limited to 1400 numbered copies, this being #878. The original plain paper jacket is unevenly browned, shows scuffing to the front panel and has the title and author neatly inscribed in ink on the spine. There are a couple of open tears along the top edge of the back panel and there is one 1 inch closed tear to the b... View more info

The City Dwellers

By: Zinsser, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020613

Condition: Near Fine


114pp. 1st Edition. Original black cloth with spine lettering and decoration in yellow. Yellow endpapers. Illustrated by Milton Glaser. Ownership inscription blacked out with marker on the front pastedown. Bookseller's ticket (Paul Elder's, San Francisco) to the back pastedown. Light soil to the front panel of the jacket. View more info