John D. Weaver (1912-2002).
Title El Pueblo Grande: A Non-Fiction Book about Los Angeles - Los Angeles from the Brush Huts of Yangna to the Skyscrapers of the Modern Meglopolis.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition Second Printing.
Publisher Los Angeles, CA: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1973
Seller ID WO816-003
Second Printing. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. 160 pp. Half-title, black-and-white illustration on the title page, black-and-white photographic illustrations throughout, alphabetic "Los Angeles Miscellany," index; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped brown leatherette, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, some light toning to spine and top edge, jacket with closed tear on front panel, jacket spine faded. Book seller's price sticker on front free end-paper. Bookplate of Elizabeth Douglas Mudge (1917-1989) on front paste-down. Very Good. A graceful and perceptive re-telling of Los Angeles's history, from the earliest times to 1970.
John D. Weaver, El Pueblo Grande, Los Angeles, Ward Ritchie Press, California Local History