Nov 17, 2016 - Sale 2432

Sale 2432 - Lot 64

Price Realized: $ 3,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
THE STREETER COPY (CALIFORNIA.) Dwinelle, John W. The Colonial History of the City of San Francisco. 2 maps, 3 plates. xlv, 34, [1], 106, 391 pages plus errata slips tipped to pages xlv and 365. 8vo, early 1/2 morocco, minor wear; intermittent minor foxing; Streeter tag on front pastedown, collation notes on flyleaf, Streeter catalog entry and additional collation notes laid in, as well as a pair of legal documents signed by Dwinelle in 1852. San Francisco, 1866

Additional Details

Third edition, second issue. This issue is the most desirable, as it contains hundreds of additional pages (the table of contents is updated with an errata slip). "A great storehouse of information on the beginnings of San Francisco"--Streeter sale V:2912 (this copy, purchased from Grabhorn in 1936). Cowan 1933, page 189; Graff 1189; Howes D614 ("c"); Zamorano Eighty 32.