San Francisco, As It Was, As It Is, and How to See It. Helen Throop Purdy.
San Francisco, As It Was, As It Is, and How to See It.
San Francisco, As It Was, As It Is, and How to See It.
San Francisco, As It Was, As It Is, and How to See It.

San Francisco, As It Was, As It Is, and How to See It.

1912. Paul Elder and Company, San Francisco, 1912.

Small 4to, x, 221 pp. Sepia-tone frontispiece and numerous small sepia-tone photographs and maps. Original tan paper over boards with linen backstrip, upper board with mounted sepia-tone photograph and gilt lettering. A very good copy, a few trivial scuffs and bumps to the boards, pages age toned but clean; Christmas gift inscription dated "San Francisco 1916," "to Papa" from Zelda and Waldo.

§ A charming and well-illustrated city history and guide-book published only six years after the 1906 earthquake and fire. Still a beautiful souvenir of San Francisco over a hundred years later. Item #123533

Price: $75.00

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