Robert Ernest Cowan (1876-1942) and Robert Grannis Cowan (b. 1895).
Title A Bibliography of the History of California, 1510-1930.
Book Condition Used: Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher San Francisco; Los Angeles: John Henry Nash; Torrez Press, 1933; 1964.
Seller ID HX712-6
FIRST EDITION, LIMITED to 650 sets of the John Henry Nash printing. This work is the foundation of printed Californiana; it lists 4,700 titles, with an additional 692 titles in the 1964 supplement. Four Volumes bound in Two. 4to. 11 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches. v, [1 blank], 337, [1 blank]; [ii], 339-704; [iv], 705-825, [1 blank]; [iv], 827-926 pp. Running heads, decorative initials, indexes; text clean, unmarked. Bound in tan buckram, spine of first volume titled in gilt, printed paper spine label on the second volume; bindings square and tight, the first volume is heavily soiled with use wear. Good working copy.
Robert Ernest Cowan, Robert Grannis Cowan, A Bibliography of the History of California, 1510-1930, Californiana, Local History, Bibliography, Limited Edition, Fine Press, John Henry Nash