Item #22168 The Vanished Ruin Era; San Francisco's Classic Artistry of Ruin in Picture and Song. Louis J. Stellmann.

The Vanished Ruin Era; San Francisco's Classic Artistry of Ruin in Picture and Song

San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1910. First Edition. Quarto; [2], viii, 53 pages. 26 tipped-in sepia photogravure plates from Stellmann photographs ('Portal of Towne Mansion' reproduced on cover) on rectos, verse on verso of pages. Bound in original 1/2 coarse tan burlap and brown paper-covered boards with gilt lettering to front board. Light wear, mainly to burlap on spine; a near fine copy. Item #22168

During the years 1903-1911 almost all of Paul Elder’s memorable and collectable works were designed and typeset by John Henry Nash.

Price: $75.00

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