DoneThu, Jun 10, 2021 2:00 PM EDT
Berkeley, CA, USA
Americana - Zamorano 80 - Travel - World History - Cartography Section I: Americana & California: Books, Manuscripts, Photographs & Ephemera, Lots 1-281 Section II: Zamorano 80 & Zamorano Select, Lots 282-358 Section III: Travel & Exploration - World History, Lots 359-500 Section IV: Maps & Views, Lots 501-556 Over 550 lots of rare and important items in a broad range of fields and subjects, from John Muir to Winston S. Churchill, the high thin air of the Himalayas and Tibet to the burgeoning metropolises of 20th century California, and all in between. Included are printed books, manuscripts, maps, photographs, prints, ephemera and other objects. Of particular note are large and significant collections of books by Winston Churchill and John Muir, a number of them signed; books on California history from the Zamorano 80 and Zamorano Select bibliographies; rare accounts of travel and hunting in Africa, Central Asia and the Subcontinent; maps detailing development in the western United States; books signed by U.S. Presidents; letters from freed slaves who emigrated to Liberia; and so much more.
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