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San Francisco; A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1933. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. [6], vii-xiv, [2], 3-351, [1] pp. Quarter navy cloth over light green cloth with a pictorial inset on the front board, gold lettering on the front board and spine. Illustrated by E.H. Suydam. Illustrated by a colored-pencil frontispiece and several pencil drawing plates and in-text illustrations throughout. Signed and dated San Francisco, January 7 1934 by the author on the half-title page. Illustrations depict the Market, Little Italy, the North Beach, and other landmarks of the city. An informative, illustrative history of one of the most famous cities in the United States. A Near Fine book with a few flecks of rubbing to the boards and the top textblock.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Co., 1933. 1st printing. Hardcover. Very good condition spine spotted . E.H. Suydan. 351 p. Signed by the author and the illustrator.

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San Francisco; a Pageant, by Charles Caldwell Dobie; Illustrated by E. H. Suydam

Dobie, Charles Caldwell (1881-1943)

New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company, Incorporated, 1937. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original decorated cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 351 pages; Description: xiv, 351 p. Col. Front. , illus. , plates. 23 cm. Illustrated lining-papers. Bibliography: p. 349-351. Subject: San Francisco (Calif. ) - Description and travel..

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SAN FRANCISCO; A PAGEANT

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1933. First Edition. (xiv)351 pages. Large octavo 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". Illustrated boards. Profusely illustrated from black and white drawings by E. H Suydam. First Printing (Stated and with the number 1 in brackets on the last text page.) INSCRIBED in ink on the half-title by author Charles Caldwell Dobie, "This book is inscribed for Frieda Buck by her friend Charles Caldwell Dobie / San Francisco November 12 / 1933." Also affixed to the half-title is a printed sticker which reads, "Three years or more ago, when the writing of this book was first projected, Aunty Pew expressed a wish that certain of her friends might have a copy. ...This is sent with her compliments and love." The sticker is signed in ink, "Clarence W. Dobie" (Author's brother). A near fine copy in a soiled, foxed and somewhat edgeworn Very Good Minus dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve.

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San Francisco: A Pageant SIGNED

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

D. Appleton. Hardcover. Signed by the author. . Good. 1933. 1st printing.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Co., 1933. 1st printing. Hardcover. Very good condition in fair d.j./fair. E.H. Suydan. 351 p.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York/London: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1943. Revised Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Suydam, E. H.. Orig. copyrighted in 1933 & 1939, with lovely watercolor illustrations by E. H. Suydam from 1939, this is 1943 edition, published in accordance with wartime paper restrictions (notice on verso of dedication page). Hardcover has deep green cloth-covered boards with black lettering to front & spine & a paper pastedown cityscape on front cover; front & rear endpapers feature 2 more city views. In 440 pages with Index; Color frontispiece & 36 internal pen-and-ink illustrations by Suydam. It is a lovely copy in VG condition: very clean, binding straight & tight, pages creamy white. Former owner's name in neat pen on back of frontispiece. NO otherwriting/underlining/highlighting; not ex-lib or BCE. The price-clipped DJ is downgraded to Good+ due to slight chipping & edgewear, heaviest at head of spine; beautifully protected in new archival mylar cover Free! Please see our 5 photos-they show the Exact book you will receive, never "stock" images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2019. All orders processed before 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time) ship Same Day; Weekends & holidays ship next business day.

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SAN FRANCISCO: A PAGEANT [SIGNED]

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: Appleton-Century Company, 1933. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR: "This book is inscribed for my old friend and school-mate -- Charles Caldwell Dobie. New York - May 10, 1934.". Signed. Hard Cover. Very Good.

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San Francisco: a Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell; Illustrated by E. H. Suydam

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1943. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover in dust jacket. Revised edition of 1943. Book is in Fine condition, crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. Pastedown on front board is bright and intact, as are green boards, cloth spine, and gilt title and decoration. Unclipped dust jacket is fresh and bright, with a touch of faint soiling but no mars, chips, or tears. $5 on front jacket flap. This revised edition has new chapters on the history of the Bay Bridge and the Golden Gate Bridge, and new drawings by E. H. Suydam. Illustrative endpapers. 8vo. 440 pp. Including index. In protective Mylar. .

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San Francisco: A Pageant

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1936. Hardcover. Illustrations by E.H. Suydam. Small 4to. Dark green and light green cloth with gilt lettering and inset front board pictorial label. xiv, 351pp. Color frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Near fine. A bright and tight later (8th) printing of this popular and well-illustrated 1933 chronicle.

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SAN FRANCISCO : A PAGEANT

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York, NY: D. Appleton-Century, 1934. Text/Bright, clean, As New w/a whisper of margin discoloration. Bi-color boards, gilt lettering & paste down illustration to green linen/VG w/rub to mid-front, light edge rubs, and fading to spine. Light discoloration to illustrated endpapers. DJ/None. Tissue guards to frontispiece: Lotta's Fountain. First published 1933; this is a reprint of 1934. Hightlights of San Francisco illustrated w/pencil drawings of Edward Howard Suydam drawn c. 1931. Essays presented in two parts. The first, a series of historical highlights; the second is devoted to San Francisco of the time the book was written. Besides this portrait of San Francisco, author Charles Caldwell Dobie (1881 - 1843) celebrated his native city in many stories and novels including San Francisco Tales (1935). Strong copy.. Reprint of 1934. Hard Cover/Stitched. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by E.H. Suydan (Illustrator).

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D APPLETON-CENTURY COMPANY INC. Used - Good. Former Library book. Binding is slightly damaged and/or book has some loose pages. No missing pages.

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San Francisco - A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

NY: D. Appleton-Century Co. VG. 1934. Signed by author. Spine sl worn, and corners worn .

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SAN FRANCISCO - A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: Appleton Century, 1939. (xiii) 440 pp. First Thus - Revised Edition. Dark green cloth with a pasted-on cream and black pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers. Light chipping on the corners of the dustjacket with some wear around the edges; price intact. Illustrated drawings by E. H. Suydam. The Chapters are: THE PAST: Prelude; Exodus; Through the Wilderness; The Promised Land; A Maritime Beggar; Beauty and the Diplomat; A New Flag and a New Settlement; Yerba Buena; Revolutionists Bandits and Gangsters; Oh Say Can You See; Gold; The Vigilantes; Bonanza Days; Disaster. THE PRESENT: North Beach; Little Italy; The Quick and the Dead; Little Pete; A Trip to Old Chinatown; The Street of the Bazaars; South of Market; Lotta's Fountain; The Mission; The Western Addition; Heights; Flesh Pots; The Beach; Breathing Spaces; The House of Mystery; Politicians Poker and Pisco Punches; Scattering Landmarks; The Contra Costa; Marvelous Marin; and Postcript and Prophecy; followed by a bibliography and an index.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by E. H. Suydam;. 8vo.

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San Francisco: a Pageant (Revised Edition)

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell (author); SUYDAM, E. H. (illustrations)

New York: D. Appleton-Century Company Incorporated. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1939. Hardcover. A 1939 revised edition of this homage to the San Francisco Bay area, published at about the time the San Francisco-Oakland Bay and Golden Gate Bridges first opened. With illustrations by E. H. Suydam. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with titling in black and Suydam illustration affixed to front cover; titling in gilt to spine. Jacket features color Suydam illustration to front panel. --- An excellent copy: clean, tightly-bound and unmarked, though with slight tanning to leaves. Dust jacket with minor darkening and taped repairs to edges but intact and bright; protected in clear removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiv, 440 pages .

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Company, 1939. Hardcover. Good. 8.9000 inches 5.9000 inches. Some shelf wear. Slight fading to spine. Pages/boards clean, binding tight.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century Co., 1934. Hardcover. Very good condition. E.H. Suydan. 351 p.

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SAN FRANCISCO - A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell; illus by E.H. Suydam

New York: Appleton-Century, 1934. First Thus.. Hardcover in navy/green cloth boards w b/w paste-on illus, no jacket.. VeryGood unmarked contents, a few small faint stains to boards.. Lovely illustrations in this colorful history of The City. Solid clean tight attractive copy. 6-1/4 x 9-1/4, 351 pp, bibliography, full-pg b/w dwgs, sheet-protected color frontispiece, illus endpapers.

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San Francisco : A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

New York, NY: D. Appleton-Century Co.. INSCRIBED by author on special presentation page. Edge wear and rubbing, boards have faint spotting, few small holes along rear spine hinge. Rear hinge cracked, rear board a little wobbly. Pages yellowed, interior is clean. . Good. Hardcover. 1934.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

New York: Appleton, 1943. Hardcover. Good. Later. Illustrated by E. H. Suydam. Good hardcover. Name on endpaper. Hinge cracked. Foredges of pages light brown. Corners slightly rubbed and bent. Edges of spine rubbed. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York, New York, U.S.A.: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1943. Reprint . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Suydam, E. H.. Orig. copyrighted in 1933 & 1939, with lovely watercolor illustrations by E. H. Suydam from 1939, this is 1943 edition, published in accordance with wartime paper restrictions (notice on verso of dedication page). Hardcover has deep green cloth-covered boards with black lettering to front & spine & a paper pastedown cityscape on front cover; front & rear endpapers feature 2 more city views. In 440 pages with Index; Color frontispiece & 36 internal pen-and-ink illustrations by Suydam. It is a lovely copy in VG condition: very clean, binding straight & tight, pages creamy white. Former owner's name in neat pen on verso of ffep; NO writing/underlining/highlighting; not ex-lib or BCE. NO DJ. FLAWS: rear hinge is starting to crack; underlying webbing is revealed for about the top 2". Slight rubbing, light soil to bottom outside page edges. Please see our photos! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2019. All orders processed before 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time) ship Same Day; Weekends & holidays ship next business day.

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San Francisco; A Pageant

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

hardcover. color frontis. b/w illus. 8vo, cloth. New York, 1933.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good. Fifth edition. Very good in pictorial boards without dustjackt. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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San Francisco; a pageant, by Charles Caldwell Dobie; illustrated by E. H. Suydam

Dobie, Charles Caldwell (1881-1943)

New York London: D. Appleton-Cen, 1937-01-01. Hardcover. Good. .

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San Francisco: A Pageant (Revised Edition)

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Company, 1939. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. E. H. Suydam. Revised edition 1939 hardcover in excellent, unmarked, near-pristine condition (slightest handling, slightest age-yellowing of the pages). The dust jacket is merely good-minus with a 3x1cm piece missing from the middle of the spine, small tears at the corners). The DJ is protected by a new, clear, removeable cover. 440 pages. [2.1 lbs]

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Co. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

Appleton Century, 1936 Half blue-green cloth covered boards and half dark green spine. Paste down illustration of Coit Tower and gold gilt title on front cover; gold gilt tile on spine. Illustrated end sheets. Frontispiece of Lott's fountain. Uncut edges. 351 pages. Gift inscription on free end paper. Overall a handsome title. Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng Language: eng

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San Francisco: A Pageant

DOBIE, Charles Caldwell

Appleton, 1943 Good to very good haredcover,without dustjacket as issued?,1943,terrific illustrations tthroughout,37 illustrations many full page,great California item,we have been selling hard to find and collectable books for over 23 years,100% refund,#B660. Book. Hardcover. Very Good.

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SAN FRANCISCO - A PAGEANT

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

New York: D. Appleton - Century Co., 1939. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, owner's name and pencil marking to FFE else a bright and solid copy. . Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Suydam, E.H.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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San Francisco; A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

NY: D. Appleton & Co, 1937. 9th printing; dj w/lite chipping, in mylar; 440 clean, unmarked pages/index; illustrated end papers. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by E.H. Suydam. 8 vo.

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San Francisco: A pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

D. Appleton-Century Co. Used - Good. Good condition. Acceptable dust jacket. Hardcover edition. Slightly dampstained. Short gifter's inscription on endpage.

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San Francisco; A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

D. Appleton-Century Company. Hardcover. 1939; light blue cloth over boards with dark blue cloth spine; illustration pasted on front cover; few markings to covers; no jacket; markings on front endpapers and pastedown; small penciled note at bottom of title page; text is clean; 440 pages; illustrated; 8vo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" Tall . Good. 1939.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Co., Incorporated. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Co., Incorporated, 1939. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Charles Caldwell Dobie

D. Appleton-Century Company, 1939. Hardcover. Good. 8.9000 inches 5.9000 inches. Cover shows minor wear and soiling, tanning. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper. Pages are lightly tanned and clean.

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San Francisco: A Pageant

Dobie, Charles Caldwell

D. Appleton-Century Co., Incorporated. Hardcover. B00086JS4U Missing dust jacket. Acceptable Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence! . Fair.

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Price: $1.75