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The following is a list of 19 randomly selected items to be exhibited at The 50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair in Oakland February 10-12, 2017. These items are representative of the material I will be showing at the fair.  Categories include: Artists' Books, California History, Early Printed Books, Gastronomy, Travel and Exploration, and Western Americana.  Take a look here:


 

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Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press by Dorothy and David Magee, 1940-1956 [with a Check-List, 1916-1940]., Dorothy Wilder Magee (1906-1977) and David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977).
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press by Dorothy and David Magee, 1940-1956 [with a Check-List, 1916-1940].
600.00 USD
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Art Deco: The Books of Francois-Louis Schmied, Artist/Engraver/Printer, With Recollections and Descriptive Commentaries on the Books by Ward Ritchie.  With a Preface by Lawrence Clark Powell., Ward Ritchie (1906-1996).
Art Deco: The Books of Francois-Louis Schmied, Artist/Engraver/Printer, With Recollections and Descriptive Commentaries on the Books by Ward Ritchie. With a Preface by Lawrence Clark Powell.
85.00 USD
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Account of a Tour of the California Missions 1856.  The Journal & Drawings of Henry Miller., Henry Miller.
Account of a Tour of the California Missions 1856. The Journal & Drawings of Henry Miller.
125.00 USD
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California as an Island: An Illustrated Essay by John Leighly, With Twenty-five Plates & a Bibliographical Checklist of Maps Showing California as an Island, 1622-1785., John Leighly (1895-1986).
California as an Island: An Illustrated Essay by John Leighly, With Twenty-five Plates & a Bibliographical Checklist of Maps Showing California as an Island, 1622-1785.
900.00 USD
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The Garden of Health: An Account of Two Herbals, the Gart des Gesundheit and the Hortus Sanitatis., Ellen Shaffer (1904-1993).
The Garden of Health: An Account of Two Herbals, the Gart des Gesundheit and the Hortus Sanitatis.
225.00 USD
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The Vineyards and Wine Cellars of California.  An Essay on Early California Winemaking by Thomas Hardy.  First Published in Adelaide, Australia, in 1885.  Edited and with an Introduction by Thomas Pinney and a Foreword by Robert Mondavi., Thomas Hardy (1830-1912).
The Vineyards and Wine Cellars of California. An Essay on Early California Winemaking by Thomas Hardy. First Published in Adelaide, Australia, in 1885. Edited and with an Introduction by Thomas Pinney and a Foreword by Robert Mondavi.
150.00 USD
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The Maps of San Francisco Bay from the Spanish Discovery in 1769 to the American Occupation., Neal Harlow (1908-2000).
The Maps of San Francisco Bay from the Spanish Discovery in 1769 to the American Occupation.
500.00 USD
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The Vineyards and Wine Cellars of California.  An Essay on Early California Winemaking by Thomas Hardy.  First Published in Adelaide, Australia, in 1885.  Edited and with an Introduction by Thomas Pinney and a Foreword by Robert Mondavi., Thomas Hardy (1830-1912).
The Vineyards and Wine Cellars of California. An Essay on Early California Winemaking by Thomas Hardy. First Published in Adelaide, Australia, in 1885. Edited and with an Introduction by Thomas Pinney and a Foreword by Robert Mondavi.
175.00 USD
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Catalogue of Some Five Hundred Examples of the Printing of Edwin and Robert Grabhorn, 1917-1960, Two Gentlemen from Indian Now Resident in California., David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977).
Catalogue of Some Five Hundred Examples of the Printing of Edwin and Robert Grabhorn, 1917-1960, Two Gentlemen from Indian Now Resident in California.
50.00 USD
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Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press by Dorothy and David Magee, 1940-1956 [with a Check-List, 1916-1940]., Dorothy Wilder Magee (1906-1977) and David Bickersteth Magee (1905-1977).
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press by Dorothy and David Magee, 1940-1956 [with a Check-List, 1916-1940].
600.00 USD
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John DePol: A Catalogue Raisonnee of his Graphic Work, 1935-1998.  Foreword by Donald R. Fleming, Preface by John Dreyfus, and a Biographical Essay by Catherine Tyler Brody., James Howard Fraser (1934-2013) and Eleanor Friedel.
John DePol: A Catalogue Raisonnee of his Graphic Work, 1935-1998. Foreword by Donald R. Fleming, Preface by John Dreyfus, and a Biographical Essay by Catherine Tyler Brody.
225.00 USD
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The Kasidah (couplets) of Haji Abdu el-Yezdi: A Lay of the Higher Law.  Translated and Annotated by his Friend and Pupil F. B.  (Sir Richard F. Burton)., Sir Richard F. Burton (1821-1890).
The Kasidah (couplets) of Haji Abdu el-Yezdi: A Lay of the Higher Law. Translated and Annotated by his Friend and Pupil F. B. (Sir Richard F. Burton).
85.00 USD
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A. M. B.  Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection., Oscar Lewis (1914-1970).
A. M. B. Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.
125.00 USD
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A. M. B.  Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection., Oscar Lewis (1914-1970).
A. M. B. Some Aspects of His Life and Times Begun in Playful Mood for his Entertainment on his 75th Birthday and now Completed for his Sorrowing Friends as a token of Remembrance and Affection.
125.00 USD
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Yosemite Indians and Other Sketches., Mrs. Henry James Taylor, pseudonym for Rose Schuster (1883-1951).
Yosemite Indians and Other Sketches.
45.00 USD
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California's Aqua Fria: The Early History of Mariposa County., Raymund Francis Wood (1911-1998).
California's Aqua Fria: The Early History of Mariposa County.
35.00 USD
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A Rare Book Saga: The Autobiography of H. P. Kraus., Hans Peter Kraus (1907-1988).
A Rare Book Saga: The Autobiography of H. P. Kraus.
100.00 USD
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Bookman's Quintet.  Five Catalogues about Books.  Bibliography, Printing History, Booksellers, Libraries, Presses, Collectors.  Preface by Terry Belanger., Leona Rostenberg (1908-2005) and Madeleine Bettina Stern (1912-2007).
Bookman's Quintet. Five Catalogues about Books. Bibliography, Printing History, Booksellers, Libraries, Presses, Collectors. Preface by Terry Belanger.
20.00 USD
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Autographs: A Key to Collecting., Mary A. Benjamin (1905-1998).
Autographs: A Key to Collecting.
20.00 USD
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Western High Spots: Reading and Collecting Guides.  Foreword by Leland D. Case., Jefferson C. Dykes (1900-1989).
Western High Spots: Reading and Collecting Guides. Foreword by Leland D. Case.
20.00 USD
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The Passionate Years., Carese Crosby (1891-1970).
The Passionate Years.
20.00 USD
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The Truth About a Publisher: An Autobiographical Record., Sir Stanley Unwin (1884-1968).
The Truth About a Publisher: An Autobiographical Record.
20.00 USD
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Bookselling in America and the World: Some Observations & Recollections in Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the American Booksellers Association., Charles B. Anderson, editor.
Bookselling in America and the World: Some Observations & Recollections in Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the American Booksellers Association.
20.00 USD
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The Forest Domain of the Pierce-Arrow., John C. Meyer, III.
The Forest Domain of the Pierce-Arrow.
50.00 USD
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