California Romantic and Beautiful. George Wharton James.
California Romantic and Beautiful
California Romantic and Beautiful
California Romantic and Beautiful

California Romantic and Beautiful

Boston: The Page Co., 1914. First Edition. Large Octavo. Item #022641

. First printing. 433pp. which includes the index, color frontispiece, color folding map and 72 plates of which 8 are in color. This is from the "See America First Series". The history of its Old Missions and of its Indians; A survey of its climate, topography, deserts, mountains, rivers, valleys, islands, and coastline; A description of its recreations and festivals; A review of its industries; An account of its influence upon prophets, poets, artists and architects; and some reference to what it offers of delight to the automobilist, traveler, sportsman, pleasure and health seeker. It covers the Lake Tahoe region, the forests, flowers, universities and colleges, etc. Bound in a blue decorative cloth accented in gray, yellow and gilt, design repeated on spine, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, light wear to corners and spine ends, in original decorative dust jacket with chipping to corners and spine ends, residue from sticker? to foot, minor edge wear. A very nice copy in the very scarce clipped dust jacket.

Price: $675.00

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