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