THE MAPS OF SAN FRANCISCO BAY. Neal Harlow.

THE MAPS OF SAN FRANCISCO BAY.

(Maps).
  • (Staten Island: Maurizio Martino, n.d. but 1998).
  • 4to.
  • cloth.
  • viii,(iv),ix-xii,140, (4) pages.
  • ISBN: 1888262958

Price: $70.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 52775

Reprint of the 1950 text with twenty-nine maps and two 18th century plans exclusive to this edition. The original edition was issued by the Book Club of California in 1950. An additional four pages and twenty-five leaves of maps. New introduction by Alfred W. Newman, new Preamble to Addenda and Addenda done by Neal Harlow. A collection of maps of the San Francisco Bay from the Spanish discovery in 1769 to the American occupation, covering from 1769 to 1847. This is an important contribution to the history of cartography. A fine copy. From the private reference library of Dorothy Sloan with a commemorative bookplate loosely inserted.