“Los Angeles Booksellers Fifty Years Ago,” In The Quarterly Historical Society of Southern California. Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 85-92. Ernest Dawson.
“Los Angeles Booksellers Fifty Years Ago,” In The Quarterly Historical Society of Southern California. Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 85-92.
“Los Angeles Booksellers Fifty Years Ago,” In The Quarterly Historical Society of Southern California. Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 85-92.
“Los Angeles Booksellers Fifty Years Ago,” In The Quarterly Historical Society of Southern California. Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 85-92.

“Los Angeles Booksellers Fifty Years Ago,” In The Quarterly Historical Society of Southern California. Vol. XXIX, No. 2, pp. 85-92.

L[os Angeles:]: Historical Society of Southern California, June 1947. Five full-page illustrations including a collection of bookplates of early Los Angeles booksellers, portraits of booksellers, and a map of southern California. Spine rubbed. Blue marbled endpapers. With an issue of Hoja Volante (February 1995) laid in. A very good, clean copy. Original buff paper wrappers bound in blue cloth boards. Octavo. [2], 79-115, [1] pp. Item #17083

Printed at the Progress-Bulletin in Pomona, California with typography by Ruth Saunders of Saunders Press in Claremont. Includes profiles of C.C. Parker, “the Dean of Los Angeles Booksellers,” Stoll and Thayer, the Fowler Brothers, Frederick D. Jones of Jones’ Bookstore, J.W. Smith, and Henry Ward.

Price: $125.00

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