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Charter of the City and County of San Francisco
1 Charter of the City and County of San Francisco
San Francisco SF Board of Supervisors 1935 paperback 

Original 1935 edition, not a cheap reprint. Good to very good, some cover wear, owner name on cover, a couple of bent page corners, overall a clean, vintage copy. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Charter of the City and County of San Francisco
2 Charter of the City and County of San Francisco
San Francisco SF Board of Supervisors 1944 hardcover 

Very good, owner info on endpaper, one folded page corner, else a nice, clean, vintage copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Images of America LOT 15 Books, San Francisco Bay Area of California
3 Images of America LOT 15 Books, San Francisco Bay Area of California
Charleston Arcadia Publishing paperback 

15 books dealing with the history of the San Francisco Bay Area. Includes: Early Cupertino; Foster City; Gilroy; Half Moon Bay; A History of Alcatraz Island, 1853-2008; Italians in the Santa Clara Valley; Italians of the Bay Area; Los Gatos; Mountain View; San Carlos; Silicon Valley; San Francisco Bay Area Aviation; Sunnyvale; Theatres of San Jose; World War II Shipyards by he Bay.. Los Gatos is INSCRIBED by the author! Books in very good plus or better condition, 4 of the books have the same owner label on the front endpage, Foster City & San Carlos have gift inscriptions on the endpage, else very sharp & clean. Save on shipping, buy all 15 of these great books at once!

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Price: 68.50 USD
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4 The Thomas Guide Bay Area Metro Street Guide
Chicago Rand McNally 2008 0528860712 / 9780528860713 paperback 

Good or better, some page corners a little wrinkled, some scattered minor markings, still a quite decent copy.

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Price: 64.55 USD
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Fiat Lux: The University of California, Adams, Ansel & Nancy Newhall
5 Adams, Ansel & Nancy Newhall Fiat Lux: The University of California
New York McGraw-Hill 1967 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, light pen-line on bottom page edges, in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with light rubbing and edgewear, overall a nice, clean copy. Additional photo(s) available upon request.

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Price: 44.65 USD
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The Spectacular San Franciscans, Altroochi, Julia Cooley
6 Altroochi, Julia Cooley The Spectacular San Franciscans
New York Dutton 1949 First Edition hardcover 

Very good in a good minus dust jacket with some small chips (causing a bit of fading on the underlying book's spine), a long tear along the front outer flap fold, and some sunning on the sun; jacket looks decent in our fresh mylar protector, and overall a clean and moderately tight copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The City of Domes, Barry, John D.
7 Barry, John D. The City of Domes
San Francisco John J. Newbegin 1915 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, a little corner & spine wear yet still a surprisingly tight, clean copy, in an about good dust jacket with chips & tears; jacket looks decent in our fresh mylar protector. A Walk with an Architect About the Courts and Palaces of the Panana-Pacific International Exposition with a Discussion of its Architecture, its Sculpture, its Mural Decorations, its Coloring, and its Lighting - Preceded By a History of its Growth. With numerous black & white plates. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Bunce, Renshin Entering the Monastery: A Memoir of 12 Years in and around San Francisco Zen Center
San Bernadino CreateSpace 2014 1496188977 / 9781496188977 paperback 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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House of Kings: A Memoir, Cumbelich, John
9 Cumbelich, John House of Kings: A Memoir
n.p. self-published 2012 hardcover 

Warmly INSCRIBED by the author! Fine in a fine dust jacket, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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San Francisco: A Portfolio of Four Sketches, Davey, Don
10 Davey, Don San Francisco: A Portfolio of Four Sketches
n.p. Don Davey 1977 

Portfolio of four 10 inch x 13 inch sketches, still sealed in plastic. A little bit of loose debris got inside the packaging before sealing, but will not affect the cover or the prints once the plastic is removed. Scenes include cable cars, the Golden Gate Bridge, Lombard Street, and Fisherman's Wharf. On high-quality paper, ready for framing or mounting. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Red Trains in the East Bay, Ford, Robert S.
11 Ford, Robert S. Red Trains in the East Bay
Glendale Interurbans Special 65 1977 0916374270 / 9780916374273 First Edition hardcover 

Good to very good, front endpaper creased at top corner, owner info on following flypage, inner binding a bit weak between a few 'signatures' (page groupings); in a good to very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear; still, overall, a quite decent copy.

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Price: 27.65 USD
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Of Walking Beams and Paddle Wheels: A Chronicle of San Francisco Bay Ferryboats, Harlan, George & Clement Fisher Jr.
12 Harlan, George & Clement Fisher Jr. Of Walking Beams and Paddle Wheels: A Chronicle of San Francisco Bay Ferryboats
San Francisco Bay Books Limited 1951 First Edition hardcover 

Presentation copy, warmly INSCRIBED by co-author Clement Fisher, Jr. in the original year of publication. Very good, small soiled spot on outer page edges, overall a nice, clean copy; no dust jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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From Timber Barons to Tree Huggers: The Story of Middleton's Redwood Community, Jansen-Olliges, Sheri
13 Jansen-Olliges, Sheri From Timber Barons to Tree Huggers: The Story of Middleton's Redwood Community
n.p. Self-published 2012 1477674411 / 9781477674413 hardcover 

SIGNED by the author! Fine in a fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. Scarce hardcover edition! 
Price: 27.00 USD
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South San Francisco: A History, Kauffman, Linda
14 Kauffman, Linda South San Francisco: A History
n.p. self-published 1976 hardcover 

SIGNED and dated July 4, 1976 by Linda Kauffman! Very good, a little wear on lower edges, some foxing (spotting) on top page edges, else a clean, collectible copy.

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Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Koning, Ben & Anneke Metz Sunnyvale (Images of America)
Charleston Arcadia Publishing 2010 073857435X / 9780738574356 paperback 

Very good plus, hints of corner wear, else very tight & clean, 
Price: 9.50 USD
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On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club, Minor, Woodruff C.
16 Minor, Woodruff C. On the Bay: A Centennial History of the Encinal Yacht Club
Alameda Encinal Yacht Club 1994 hardcover 

Near fine, hint of a bump on bottom edges, in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a few small closed tears and a sticker ghost; overall a nice, clean copy. Encinal is the third oldest yacht club on San Francisco Bay.

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Price: 31.10 USD
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17 Narell, Irena Our City: The Jews of San Francisco
San Diego Howell-North 1981 0831071222 / 9780831071226 First Edition hardcover 

Very good in a good plus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a small tear on the front and some sunning on the spine, overall a nice, clean copy. First printing with full number line.

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Price: 61.10 USD
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A History of Saratoga's Libraries, Peck, Willys
18 Peck, Willys A History of Saratoga's Libraries
Olalla Arts & Crafts Press 2001 Limited Edition hardcover 

Fine in the original slipcase, which has light shelfwear. SIGNED by the author, #82 of 350 copies, letterpress printed and hand bound. With 5 photographs, 2 of which are by Ansel Adams. A handsome publication. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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Portsmouth Plaza: The Cradle of San Francisco, Phillips, Catherine Coffin
19 Phillips, Catherine Coffin Portsmouth Plaza: The Cradle of San Francisco
San Francisco John Henry Nash 1932 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, some soiling on vellum spine, light edgewear on boards, overall a nice, clean copy; no slipcase. With 88 inline black & white plates.

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Price: 21.65 USD
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20 Pierce, Marjorie The Martin Murphy Family Saga
Cupertino California History Center & Foundation 2000 0935089241 / 9780935089240 paperback 

Very good plus or better, a very sharp, clean copy.

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Price: 45.00 USD
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