New York: Appleton-Century Company, 1939. First Edition. SIGNED by Hawthorne and Suydam on half-title. Large 8vo. 456 pp. Index. Illustrations by Suydam. Brown cloth with dark blue lettering, illustrated endpapers; publisher's illustrated dustjacket. A near fine copy (minor shelfwear to lower page edges; some darkening to dustjacket spine). Item #20790
A wholly delightful and informative book which expresses to perfection the glorious past and exhilerating present of California's romantic cities. - rear cover.