Treasures Of California Collections. Complete Set of 12 Keepsakes. Book Club Of California, Robert William De Roos, Lawton Kennedy, Bruce Rogers, Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection, CA San Francisco, Library of Congress.

Treasures Of California Collections. Complete Set of 12 Keepsakes.

San Francisco, CA: Book Club of California, 1956. 4to. [4 pp.] Loose Folded Sheets, Letterpress With Deckled Edge, Very Good+. Illustrated.

"This series of Keepsakes consists of twelve folders, each dealing with a book, manuscript or work of art in some California library or museum. The subject of each of these 'Treasures of California Collections' was chosen by the author of the text, in each case, a person prominently identified with the library or museum in question. The series is distributed during 1956 to its members by The Book Club of California. It is edited by Robert de Roos and is designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy, San Francisco"--Colophon.

Laws of the town of San Francisco --
Blessing of the Enrequita mine, New Almaden --
A Donner marriage book --
Historia de la Nueva México --
Edward Bosqui's memoirs --
Kicking Bear's pictograph of the Custer massacre --
First book printed in Guatamala, in the year 1663 --
Report of the Rat Committee, Eureka Typographical Union, San Francisco, California, 1855 --
Augustin V. Zamorano --
The tapeworm ballot --
A communication from General Grant to General Halleck --
The Pasadena Tournament of Roses, New Year's day, 1893 / as described by Hamlin Garland. Item #15-8166

Price: $50.00