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No author noted. DOXEY'S GUIDE to SAN FRANCISCO and the Pleasure Resorts of California.

San Francisco: William Doxey, At the Sign of The Lark,  1897.

Beige wraps printed in red, illustration and lettering to front, advertisement to rear. Perfect bound, publications list to first page, title page preceded by double pane map of San Francisco, additional map and illustrations within, advertisements at rear. Issued as Pacific Series, No. 1, dated July 1, 1897. This copy with inscription penned and signed "The Author" at The "Book Shop" in year of publication.  .  5-1/4" x 7-3/4"; 208, [4] pp.  Front cover professionally reattached, wear along edges of covers, faint creasing to first few leaves (up to page 2), pages clean and unmarked apart from authorial inscription, minor edgewear to a few leaves.  Very Good condition.     $650.00

Rocq 9212. Preceded by Doxey's Guide to San Francisco and Vicinity (Rocq 9211) published in 1881. Issued in cloth for $1.00 and this paper edition for $0.50 (list of publications on first page).

Uncommon 1897 guide to San Francisco from publisher of The Lark, inscribed

SKU: 6297

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