Fifteen Decisive Events of California History

HUNT, Rockwell D

Published by Historical Society of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1959
From Randall House Rare Books (ABAA) (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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Large quarto. black cloth with green lettering. Illustrated with frontispiece and photographs. Copy Number One of 25 copies of the "Author's Special Edition," signed. "California was discovered by Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo on September 28, 1542. In 1945, the United Nations was born in San Francisco. These are the first and last decisive events in Dr. Hunt's selection of the Fifteen Decisive Events of California History." -from the dust jacket. Lettering faded, soiling of top edges, else fine pictorial dust jacket (spine browned, staining at lower back, some wear) Copy Number One of 25 copies of the "Author's Special Edition," signed The Historical Society of Southern California Special Book Publication Number 4. Bookseller Inventory # 56656

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Title: Fifteen Decisive Events of California ...

Publisher: Historical Society of Southern California, Los Angeles

Publication Date: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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