Behind the Scenes: Glimpses of Fin de Siècle San Francisco. Gelett Burgess.

Behind the Scenes: Glimpses of Fin de Siècle San Francisco.

1968. San Francisco: Grabhorn-Hoyem for The Book Club of California, 1968.

4to, 128pp. Original quarter green cloth with decorative paper-covered boards, paper label affixed to backstrip; illustrated throughout by means of facsimiles in sepia tone within the text from drawings and photographs. Original prospectus loosely inserted, bookbinder’s stamp to base of rear pastedown. Near fine.

§ First edition. Limited to 400 copies, printed by Robert Grabhorn and Andrew Hoyem, with woodcut decorations by Shirley Barker. A well illustrated look at turn of the century San Francisco. Item #104455

Price: $40.00

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