Catalogue 50, Part I [-V]: California... The Library of Jennie Crocker Henderson with Additions.

1979. San Francisco: John Howell Books, 1979 [to 1980].

4to, (6), 560, (21) pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Blue cloth with red gilt-lettered label. A very good, clean copy.

§ Five parts in one. The monumental five-part, priced catalogue of 1665 items relating to California history and literature owned by Jennie Crocker Henderson, the granddaughter of California railroad magnate Charles Crocker. Part I: Spanish Exploration to American Statehood, Part II: 1850 to the 20th Century A to L; Part III 1850 to the 20th Century M to Z; Part IV Literature; Part V: Fine Printing & Limited Editions, Addenda & Index. Cataloguing by Jack Collins, Camilla Knapp, Diana Hook and Richard Reed. Item #107576

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