The Story of El Tejon.

By: Giffen, Helen S

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available


LIMITED EDITION of 200 copies. Printed by Thomas E. Williams of The Fine Arts Press, Santa Ana, California. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 5/8 inches. xiv, 146, (2) pp. Illustrated; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped brown cloth, added plastic dust-jacket taped in place; binding square and tight. Newspaper clipping from 1948 relating to Beale's Cut tipped-in on recto of final leaf. Page of Westways, August, 1949, relating to Beale's Cut loosely laid in. Fine. This volume about Rancho El Tejon and its successors consists of two parts: "The Rancho, the Passes, and the Indian Reserve," by Helen S. Giffen, and "Fort Tejon - A Nursery of the Army," by Arthur Woodward, Director of History, Los Angeles County Museum. Reference: Curtiss, The Fine Arts Press, No. 37.

Title: The Story of El Tejon.

Author Name: Giffen, Helen S

Categories: California Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Dawson's Book Shop,: 1942

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: II213-3

Keywords: Helen S. Giffen, Arthur Woodward, The Story of El Tejon, Dawson's Book Shop, California Local History, Limited Edition, Fine Arts Press, Thomas E. Williams, Fine Press