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"HI NAYBOR!": THE STORY OF THE DUKE OF CATALINA

By: Greison, Elizabeth

Price: $29.00

Publisher: [Avalon, California], Self-published, [198?]


Unpaginated (approx. 16p.) Biography of Leo Fishman, known as the Duke of Catalina, the island off the coast of Los Angeles. Booklet. B&w photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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"JUST CALIFORNIA" AND OTHER POEMS

By: McGroarty, John Steven

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Times-Mirror Press, 1933


205p. Cover corners worn. Poems by the California's poet laureate from 1933 to 1944. (7-1/4"x5-1/4") View more info

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'65 RECUERDOS

By: Alemany High School

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Mission Hills, California, Alemany High School, 1965


[224p.] Cover rubbed and corners lightly worn. Alemany High School, Mission Hills, California yearbook. B&w photographs. (11-1/2"x8-5/8") View more info

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1982 PASADENA TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PICTORIAL

By: Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Login Printing, 1982


Unpaginated (approx. 36p.) Wraps lightly rubbed with corners worn. Souvenir program for the 93rd Annual Tournament of Roses with the parade theme of "Friends and Neighbors" with Grand Marshall Jimmy Stewart. B&w and color photographs. (10-7/8"x8-3/8") View more info

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5TH, 6TH AND 7TH CONSOLIDATED REPORT: THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES IS OUR CITY...WE WANT TO LIVE HERE IN DECENT HOMES

By: Wilkinson, Frank

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles, [1945?]


72p. Front bottom cover has a 5" tear with a smaller one on bottom with edges chipped and corners worn. Includes statistics on Los Angeles area housing projects: Ramona Gardens, Pico Gardens, Pueblo del Rio, Rancho San Pedro, Aliso Village, William Mead Homes, Estrada Courts, Rose Hills Courts, Avalon Gardens, Hacienda Village, Pacific Park, Dana Strand Village, Normont Terrace, Channel Heights, Wilmington Hall, Banning Homes, Wilmington Hall Cottages, Lumina Park, J... View more info

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A DAY ON CAMPUS

By: Downes, Carl S.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing, 1950

Inscription: Signed


299p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Second novel by this Associate Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) described as "a work of a radically different kind using a...stream of consciousness technique to carry a professor through a typical day on campus." (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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A DRIVING TOUR OF THE PALOS VERDES PENINSULA

By: Dye, Barbara L.K.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Point Vicente Interpretive Center, 1988

Inscription: Signed


137p. Signed by author on half title page. Back cover stained. Includes bibliography. Back cover has a foldout map of the peninsula. Plastic comb binding. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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A GRAND SCORE, BRAND BOOKS 1-20: A GUIDE TO THE CONTENTS AND AUTHORS OF THE FIRST TWENTY BRAND BOOKS ISSUED BY THE LOS ANGELES CORRAL OF THE WESTERNERS, KEEPSAKE NO. 31

By: Blew, Robert W.; Compiled by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Pomona, California, Westerners, Los Angeles Corral, 1999


48p. Centerfold has color photographs of the covers of all indexed volumes. Limited edition of 450 copies. Color plates. (9-3/4"x6-3/4") View more info

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A GUIDE TO JEWISH LOS ANGELES, 5733, 1972-1973

By: Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles, [1972]


[80p.] Wraps rubbed. B&w photographs. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

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A Piece of Baling Wire : Homesteading in the Desert

By: Odell, Grace Loomis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Barstow, California, Mojave River Valley Museum Association, 2000

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed


xiii, 180p. 2nd printing. Signed by author on half title page. Cover rubbed with light edge wear. B&w photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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A WINTER DAY IN YOSEMITE: AN ACCOUNT OF A WALK IN A YOSEMITE FOREST WITH DR. CARL SHARSMITH

By: Huntington, Ardeth

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Yosemite National Park, Yosemite Natural History Association, 1981


39p. Sticker shadow and brown spot on front cover with cover corners slightly worn. Oblong. B&w illustrations and photographs. (6"x9") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF HARBOR COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA U.S.A.

By: Allen, Walter B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Board of Harbor Commissioners, 1931


88p. Wraps are inelegantly taped onto stapled text block, wraps are taped on spine with edges creased and chipped, office copy stamped on wraps. Fiscal year, July 1, 1930 to June 30, 1931. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-3/4"x8-1/2") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF HARBOR COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA U.S.A.

By: Amar, E.J.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Board of Harbor Commissioners, 1935


111p. Missing back wrap panel, moisture stain on last page, "office copy" stamped on wraps and a few internal pages, terrible moisture stain on bottom edge of first half pages, spine paper torn. Fiscal year, July 1, 1934 to June 30, 1935. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-3/4"x8-3/8") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF HARBOR COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA U.S.A.

By: Wiser, F.C., Colonel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Board of Harbor Commissioners, 1932


86p. with foldout map of Los Angeles Harbor. Back wrap panel almost separated from spine that is held together by tape at top, "office copy" stamp on wrap and a few internal pages, pencil marginalia. Fiscal year, July 1, 1931 to June 30, 1932. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-7/8"x8-3/8") View more info

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF HARBOR COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA U.S.A.

By: Board of Harbor Commissioners, City of Los Angeles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [Los Angeles], Board of Harbor Commissioners, 1930


91p. Top page edges moisture stained, wrap edges have small tears, office copy and other property stamps on wraps. Fiscal year, July 1, 1929 to June 30, 1930. B&w maps and photographs and a foldout map. (9-1/4"x6-1/8") View more info