Maps and Surveys of the Pueblo Lands of Los Angeles.
Harlow, Neal.

Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1976. One of 375 copies printed by Grant Dahlstrom, Pasadena, California, and signed by both Harlow and Dahlstrom. Frontispiece, fourteen maps, most folding, including two in back pocket. Extensive notes and bibliography. Head and foot of spine lightly rubbed. Near fine. Quarter charcoal cloth over decorative boards. Folio. [XX], 169, [3] pp. (Item ID: 152455)


A detailed history of the cartography of Los Angeles from 1781 to 1881, with much on the complicated land claims, surveys, boundary questions, etc. involved in her development from a small Spanish-American pueblo to an important American city.

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