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Bittersweet Roots: The Chinese in California's Heartland
1 Bittersweet Roots: The Chinese in California's Heartland
Sacramento KVIE Public Television 2002 DVD 

In excellent condition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Yosemite National Park 1946 Brochure / Map
2 Yosemite National Park 1946 Brochure / Map
DC Department of the Interior 1946 

Twelve-page guide on one side, map on the other side. Close to very good condition, a little wear on front corner, overall surprisingly nice & clean given the map's 70+ year old age. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Yosemite Valley, Adams, Ansel
3 Adams, Ansel Yosemite Valley
San Francisco 5 Associates 1963 2nd printing hardcover 

Very good plus, a nice, clean book, in a dust jacket in which the front inner flap seperated and has been neatly reattached with archival tape; jacket has some additional wear, but will look good in our fresh mylar protector. Features 45 plates. Scarce in hardcover!

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Price: 25.00 USD
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We Were 49ers!: Chilean Accounts of the California Gold Rush, Beilharz, Edwin & Carlos Lopez
4 Beilharz, Edwin & Carlos Lopez We Were 49ers!: Chilean Accounts of the California Gold Rush
Los Angeles The Ward Richie Press 1976 0378065351 / 9780378065351 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED by Edwin Beilharz! Near fine in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a tight, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 DeRooy, Carola & Dewey Livingston Point Reyes Peninsula: Olema, Point Reyes Station, and Inverness (Images of America)
Charleston Arcadia Publishing 2008 0738558486 / 9780738558486 paperback 

Very good or better, a sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Engelhardt, Fr. Zephyrin Mission La Concepcion Purisima De Maria Santisima
Santa Barbara McNally & Loftin 1986 0874610672 / 9780874610673 First Edition Thus paperback 

Very good plus, brief gift-inscription on title page, bit of rubbing on rear cover from a peeled price sticker, else a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Portrait of a Western Family, Frey, Martha Tracy
7 Frey, Martha Tracy Portrait of a Western Family
Los Olivos Olive Press Publications 2003 093338033X / 9780933380332 hardcover 

INSCRIBED by the author. Very good plus in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a sharp, clean copy.

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Price: 31.15 USD
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An Episode of Fiddletown: A Tale of the Gold Rush in Three Parts, Harte, Bret
8 Harte, Bret An Episode of Fiddletown: A Tale of the Gold Rush in Three Parts
Amador City Quintessence Publications 1986 0918466148 / 9780918466143 hardcover 

Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), very sharp. Copy #26 of this very handsome, limited Sesquicentennial Edition, designed & printed by Marlan and Irene Beilke. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The United States Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930's, Hayden, Ernest
9 Hayden, Ernest The United States Civilian Conservation Corps of the 1930's
Callahan Self-published 1985 paperback 

Briefly INSCRIBED by the author! Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea, Helvarg, David
10 Helvarg, David The Golden Shore: California's Love Affair with the Sea
New York Thomas Dunne Books 2013 0312664966 / 9780312664961 First Edition hardcover 

INSCRIBED 'Regards, David Helvarg' on the front endpaper! Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), small remainder dot on top page edges, overall a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Huegel, Tony California Coastal Byways: 50 of the California Coast's Best Backcountry Drives
Berkeley Wilderness Press 2004 0899973590 / 9780899973593 Fourth Edition paperback 

Desireable and hard-to-find spiral-bound printing. Good, a bit 'chewed' at top corner, else a clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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As Pop Saw It, Volume I: Photographs of the San Joaquin Valley from the Files of Claude C 'Pop' Laval, Laval, Jerome D.
12 Laval, Jerome D. As Pop Saw It, Volume I: Photographs of the San Joaquin Valley from the Files of Claude C 'Pop' Laval
Fresno Graphic Technology Company 1980 4th printing hardcover 

Volume I. Very good plus in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a couple of small tears on the cover and an inked-in price below the printed price on the front inner flap, overall a nice, clean copy. The Great Central Valley of California as Seen Through the Lens of a Camera.

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Price: 18.65 USD
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Letters to the Valley: A Harvest of Memories, Masumoto, David Mas
13 Masumoto, David Mas Letters to the Valley: A Harvest of Memories
Berkeley Heydey Books 2004 1890771864 / 9781890771867 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED & dated by the author, also bears the author's farm stamp. Fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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A Sense of Yosemite, Masumoto, David Mas & Nancy Robbins
14 Masumoto, David Mas & Nancy Robbins A Sense of Yosemite
Yosemite National Park Yosemite Conservancy 2016 1930238711 / 9781930238718 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED and also INSCRIBED by Masumoto to the late Arjay Miller, former President of Ford & later Dean of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very nice, clean copy. First printing with full number line.

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Price: 30.55 USD
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Junipero Serra, Repplier, Agnes
15 Repplier, Agnes Junipero Serra
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1934 3rd Edition hardcover 

Very good minus in a good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear; light moisture discoloration affects the front cover of the book and underside of the jacket but is not bad, overall a clean, collectible copy, scarce in any jacket. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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A Research Guide to the History of San Luis Obispo County, California, Romney, Joseph B.
16 Romney, Joseph B. A Research Guide to the History of San Luis Obispo County, California
Rexburg Millhollow Publishers 1983 hardcover 

Very good plus, a tight, clean copy; the publisher's California address has been lightly crossed out on the title page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Guide to the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region, Starr Jr., Walter A.
17 Starr Jr., Walter A. Guide to the John Muir Trail and the High Sierra Region
San Francisco Sierra Club 1946 Third Edition paperback 

Some wear on spine; front was seperated from the remainder of the book at one of the front flypages and has been neatly repaired with cloth tape; some old tape residue nearby and a chip on the flypage; rear hinge is starting but still decent and binding is weak in other locations but still holding well for now. Otherwise, contents are clean, and the map in the rear pocket is very good or better. (If there was ever a plate between pp xii and xiii, it is not present now.) 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The California Trail: An Epic With Many Heroes, Stewart, George R.
18 Stewart, George R. The California Trail: An Epic With Many Heroes
New York McGraw-Hill 1962 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine in an about very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some sunning on the spine, lightly affecting the underlying cloth, also a bit of foxing (spotting) on rear; overall a nice, clean, collectible copy, a bit scarce in the first edition. American Trails Series. 
Price: 20.55 USD
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The Winemaker's Dance: Exploring Terroir in the Napa Valley, Swinchatt, Jonathan & David Howell
19 Swinchatt, Jonathan & David Howell The Winemaker's Dance: Exploring Terroir in the Napa Valley
Berkeley University of California Press 2004 0520235134 / 9780520235137 2nd printing hardcover 

INSCRIBED by David Howell! Very good plus, gift inscription above the author inscription, in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very nice, clean copy. 
Price: 35.55 USD
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The California Gold Rush Diary of a German Sailor, Windeler, Adolphus
20 Windeler, Adolphus The California Gold Rush Diary of a German Sailor
Berkeley Howell-North 1969 First Edition hardcover 

Very good plus, hint of foxing (spotting) on top page edges, in a good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with small tears & 'insecting' (like rubbing); overall a clean copy. Edited and with an introduction by W. Turrentine Jackson. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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