John S. Hittell. Hittell's Hand-Book of Pacific Coast Travel. San Fransico: A.L. Bancroft & Co., 1885. Twelvemo. [5, advertisement], 263, [19, advertisement] pages, counting endpapers. Illustrated advertisements, in-text illustrations, and two folding maps ("Map of California and Nevada 1885" and "Map of Washington Territory and Oregon 1885"). Green cloth, decorative gilt title and black stamped designs on front cover. Binding rubbed, spine chipped at foot. Few small stains on textblock edges with negligible effect on inner pages. Front pastedown with discoloration along outer margin, rear pastedown with bookseller's small pencil notes. Previous owner's large pencil name written boldly across the title page. Both maps with fold and edge wear. "Map of Washington Territory and Oregon" with fold separations, creases, margin tears, and minor paper chips, staining to upper right corner. Overall very good.

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