Bay Window Bohemia: An Account of the Brilliant Artistic World of Gaslit San Francisco

By: Oscar Lewis (1893-1992) and Carroll Douglas Hall (b. 1902)

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available


The Mainstream of America Series. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches. 248 pp. Half-title, illustrations on plates, index; text clean, unmarked. Brick-red cloth, spine titled in yellow, top edge stained yellow, dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, spine ends softened, soiling to end-papers, jacket soiled with shelf wear at the extremities. SIGNED by the author on half-title. BO118-212. Very Good. This volume contains a narrative about San Francisco in the sparkling years between 1890 and the Great Fire in 1906 when the city served as an intoxicating environment in which gifted men and women worked out apprenticeships to distinguished careers. Typography by Edward Gorey.

Title: Bay Window Bohemia: An Account of the Brilliant Artistic World of Gaslit San Francisco

Author Name: Oscar Lewis (1893-1992) and Carroll Douglas Hall (b. 1902)

Categories: California Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1956

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: BO118-212

Keywords: Oscar Lewis, Bay Window Bohemia An Account of the Brilliant Artistic World of Gaslit San Francisco, Biography, Art History, San Francisco, California History