WHARTON JAMES, George.

California

£225

California
Romantic and Beautiful.
Boston, The Page Company, 1921.

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California

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Description

‘The History of its Old Missions and of its Indians; A Survey of its Climate, Topography, Deserts, Mountains, Rivers, Valleys, Islands and Coast Line; A Description of its Recreations and Festivals; A Review of it Industries; An Account of its Influence upon Prophets, Poets, Artists and Architects; and some reference to what it offers of delight to the Automobilist, Traveller, Sportsman, Pleasure and Health Seeker’.

Description

4to, (250 x 170 x 50cm); folding map of California and 72 plates (some of which taken from photographs), of which 8 are in colour; publisher’s gilt-embossed cloth highlighted in lime and lilac, slight rubbing to extremities, otherwise a fine copy.

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Stock ID: 99465