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FIRST OF THE RANCHOS

FIRST OF THE RANCHOS

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FIRST OF THE RANCHOS: "The Story of Glendale"

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Small octavo (7 7/8 by 4 1/4 inches) Glendale Branch of the Security Trust & Savings Bank, 1927. Written by the Publicity Department, Glendale Branch, Security Trust & Savings Bank. Third Edition.

48 page stapled promotional booklet in decorative stiff wrappers, illustrated with black and white vintage photographs of street scenes, portraits, and historical images; plus descriptive text. Very good condition.

Originally referred to as "Tropico," Glendale was once part of the Verdugo Rancho. It was founded in the mid 1880s. "Glendale, the chalice for the aspirations of divinely discontented, home-loving people everywhere."

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Bookseller
Caravan Book Store US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
1094
Title
FIRST OF THE RANCHOS
Format/Binding
Stiff Wrappers
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Third Edition
Publisher
Glendale Branch of the Security Trust & Savings Bank
Date Published
1927
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Glendale, California
Bookseller catalogs
California and the West; Old and Rare; Los Angeles and Southern California; Ephemera; Promotional; Southern California; Southern California Business; California Local History; California Business; Souvenir Booklet; Western Americana; Antiquarian; Glendale, California; Security Trust and Savings Bank Publication;

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Caravan Book Store

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Caravan Book Store

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About Caravan Book Store

For more than 65 years, we have specialized in rare and out of print books on the Western experience, satisfying a vast and varied clientele. Our focus is on early California and Los Angeles, represented by books, ephemera, paintings, and prints. Fine press, printing history, literature, gastronomy, aviation, railroads, and voyages are also available. Our store opened in downtown Los Angeles in 1954, and is now closed; but we are still available by phone, regular mail, and email. We issue occasional catalogs online.

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Octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
Wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback. Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...

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