Washington DC: 31st Congress, 1st Session. Senate Report 18. Serial 577, 1850. Very Good. First Edition. [21x19.5in]; Title in lower left corner with different stylized lettering; a lithograph map of Northern California from just south of Monterey to just north of Sacramento and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra... Item #13515
This century continued to fill in the blanks on the map of the world. Great advances in the applied sciences established industrial development that allowed travel faster than a horse, instant communication across the land and oceans, and the beginning of flight.
Palo Alto, CA: Pacific Books, 1970. Near Fine in Good dust-jacket Second Edition. [First edition 1962][9.5x6.25in]; xxxviii, , 147 pp., pen and ink illustration of Monterey on title page,extensive footnotes, appendices and index; Dark brown cloth cover with gilt lettering on spine, all edges trimmed; Minimal shelf wear, dusty top... Item #13429
New York: Smith & Stanton, 1895. First Edition. [8.25x12in]; 498 pp. , profuse color illustrations of 280 steamships from 1807 to 1895 from primary or original sources, additional illustrations bordering each narrative of the ships; Dark blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on front and spine, gilt illustration of steamship... Item #13328
Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 1939. Fine in Near Fine dust-jacket First Edition. [Inscribed by Alice Larkin Toulmin, granddaughter] [9.25x6.5in]; xv, 273 pp., frontispiece of Larkin, 11 illustrations and images, bibliography, appendix and index; Red-orange cloth cover with black lettering on front and spine, all edges trimmed, illustration of... Item #13345
Urbana, Il: University of Illinois Press, 1979. Near Fine in Very Good dust-jacket First Edition, 2nd Printing. [10x7in]; xviii, 565 pp. frontispiece Bierstadt's "The Oregon Trail", 52 illustrations, 9 maps and 10 charts, bibliography and index; Flax color cloth covers with gilt lettering in dark brown label on spine; all... Item #13347
Windsor, VT: Printed and Sold by T. M. Pomroy, 1812. Fair. Edition Unstated. A. Reed [Abner Reed of East Windsor, CT]. 18 mo., [5.5x3.5in]; 71 pp., frontispiece of Washington, signed certificate of membership in the Washington Benevolent Society; Original wooden boards covered with marbled paper, spine backed with sheep and... Item #13441