1045. GLEN DAWSON(publisher). Lot of about 45 twentieth-century imprints. Included are:

BERTON, Francis. A Voyage on the Colorado, 1878. Los Angeles, 1953.

BOTTO, Paolo Emilio. Observations on the Inhabitants of California, 1827-1828. Los Angeles, 1952. 4 pp. keepsake laid in.

COLTON, Edwin. Glances into California by Walter Colton Los Angeles, 1955.

COULTER, Thomas. Notes on Upper California.... Los Angeles, 1951.

CUNNINGHAM, William H. Log of the Courier, 1826-1827-1828. Los Angeles, 1958.

DEPPE, Ferdinand. Ferdinand Deppe’s Travels in California in 1837. Los Angeles, 1953.

DYE, Job Francis. Recollections of a Pioneer, 1830-1852: Rocky Mountains, New Mexico, California. Los Angeles, 1951.

FARQUHAR, Francis P. The Books of the Colorado River & the Grand Canyon: A Selective Bibliography. Los Angeles, 1953.

GLOVER, William. The Mormons in California. Los Angeles, 1954.

GRANGER, Lewis. Letters of Lewis Granger.... Los Angeles, 1959.

HEUSTIS, Daniel D. Remarkable Adventures: California, 1845. Los Angeles, 1957.

HIKOZO. Floating on the Pacific Ocean. Los Angeles, 1955. Zamorano Select 46D.

HUFF, Boyd. El Puerto de los Balleneros.... Los Angeles, 1957.

ISAACS, A.C. An Ascent of Mount Shasta: 1856. Los Angeles: [Feathered Serpent Press for] Glen Dawson, 1952. [12] 22 [2] pp. 12mo, original half tan buckram over blue pictorial boards, title printed in orange on spine. Near fine.
     Limited edition (250 copies). Early California Travels Series XI. Rocq 14554.

KINO, Eusebio Francisco. Father Kino at La Paz, April 1983. Los Angeles, 1952.

KNOWLES, Josiah N. Crusoes of Pitcairn Island: The Shipwreck Diary of Captain Josiah N. Knowles, Master of the California Clipper Wild Wave, 1858. Edited by Richard S, Dillon. Los Angeles: [designed by George Yamada, printed at the Erehwon Press, Mexico for] Glen Dawson, 1957. [4] 45 [3] pp., frontispiece, maps, 1 plate. 12mo, original navy blue cloth over white pictorial boards. Light shelf wear and browning to binding, text browned, overall very good.
     Limited edition (250 copies). Early California Travels Series XXXVIII.

LA PÉROUSE, Jean Francois de. The First French Expedition to California. Los Angeles, 1959.

LE NETREL, Edmond. Voyage of the Héros.... Los Angeles, 1951.

LINGENFELTER, R.E. First through the Grand Canyon. Los Angeles, 1958.

LINGENFELTER, Richard E. & Richard A. Dwyer. The ‘Nonpareil’ Press of T.S. Harris. Los Angeles, 1957.

MARKOFF, Alexander. The Russians on the Pacific Ocean [California, 1845]. Los Angeles, 1955.

MAXWELL, R.T. Visit to Monterey in 1842. Los Angeles, 1955.

McGOWAN, Edward. The Strange Eventful History of Parker H. French. Los Angeles, 1958.

MEADOWS, Don. The American Occupation of La Paz. Los Angeles, 1955.

MEADOWS, Don. Baja California, 1533-1950. Los Angeles, 1951.

MORAGA, Gabriel. The Diary of Ensign Gabriel Moraga’s Expedition of Discovery in the Sacramento Valley, 1808. Los Angeles, 1957.

PALOMARES, José Francisco. Memoirs.... Los Angeles, 1955.

PEALE, Titian Ramsay. Diary of Titian Ramsay Peale.... Los Angeles, 1957.

PETIT-THOUARS, Abel du. Voyage of the Venus.... Los Angeles, 1956.

POWELL, Lawrence Clark. Land of Fiction.... Los Angeles, 1952.

RITCHIE, Ward. Job Printing in California...with Four Original Examples of Early California Printing. Los Angeles: [Wm. M. Cheney for] Glen Dawson, 1955. 31 [3] pp., 4 original nineteenth-century printed documents tipped in. 8vo, original tan cloth. Boards and endpapers with light water stain to bottom inside corner (not affecting text), otherwise very good.
     Limited edition (200 copies). Early California Travels Series XXVI. Rocq 5785.

ROBINSON, W.W. The Indians of Los Angeles: Story of the Liquidation of a People. Los Angeles: [Muir Dawson for] Glen Dawson, 1952. [4] 42 [2] pp. 12mo, original grey cloth, printed paper label on cover. Near fine.
     Limited edition (200 copies). Early California Travels Series VIII.

RUDKIN, Charles N. Camille de Roquefeuil in San Francisco, 1817-1818. Los Angeles, 1954.

RUDKIN, Charles N. Early California Travels Series.... Los Angeles, 1961.

RUSCHENBERGER, W.S.W. Sketches in California, 1836. Los Angeles, 1953.

SALES, Luis. Observations on California 1772-1790. Los Angeles, 1956.

TARAKANOFF, Vassili Petrovich. Statement of My Captivity among the Californians. Los Angeles, 1953.

TCHITCHINOFF, Zakahar. Adventures in California of Zakahar Tchitchinoff, 1818-1828. Los Angeles, 1956.

VANCOUVER, George. Vancouver in California, 1792-1794: The original account of George Vancouver. Los Angeles: [Toyo Printing Co. for] Glen Dawson, 1953-54. xiii [1], 128 + [4] 135-274 + [8] [10, index] [2] pp., illustrated titles, 16 plates. 3 vols, 12no, original green cloth. Near fine aside from light shelf wear.
     Early California Travels Series IX, X, XXII. Zamorano 80 77n.

VANCOUVER, George. Vancouver in California, 1792-1794.... Los Angeles, 1954. 3 vols. in one.

VIZCAÍNO, Juan. The Sea Diary of Fr. Juan Vizcaíno to Alta California, 1769. Los Angeles: [Mallette Dean for] Glen Dawson, 1959. xxxxi [1], 27 [3] pp., map, illustrations, endpaper maps. 12mo, original half black denim cloth over black and white patterned boards, paper spine label. Fine aside from light browning to margins of boards.
     Limited edition (225 copies). Early California Travels Series XLIX. Rocq 7942.

WAGNER, Henry R. The First American Vessel in California.... Los Angeles, 1954.

WALKER, Joel P. A Pioneer of Pioneers.... Los Angeles, 1953.

WALLACE, William Swilling. Antoine Robidoux, 1794-1860.... Los Angeles, 1953.

WATERS, Willard O. Franciscan Missions of Upper California as Seen by Foreign Visitors and Residents.... Los Angeles, 1954.

WEBER, Francis J. A Select Bibliography: The California Missions, 1765-1972. Los Angeles, n.d. Limited/signed

WHITE, Charles. Letter from San Jose, California, March 18, 1848. Los Angeles, 1955.

WHITE, Michael C. California All the Way Back to 1828. Los Angeles, 1956.

[WRIGHT, William]. Snow-Shoe Thompson: 1856-1876 by Dan De Quille [pseud.]. Los Angeles: [Allen Press for] Glen Dawson, 1954. xv [1, blank] 63 [1, blank] pp., title page in black, red, and green with wood engraving by Mallette Dean, rubricated throughout.  12mo,  white parchment paper over white, blue and green decorated boards, title and author printed in black on spine. Edges of binding browned, else near fine in clear plastic dust wrapper (spine with small chip).
     Limited edition (210 copies). Early California Travels Series XXI. Allen 14. Paher, Nevada 2222. Rocq 16640.


Sold. Hammer: $500.00; Price Realized: $612.50.

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