San Francisco: A.M. Robertson, 1914. First edition. Original blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration, octavo (5.5 x 8 inches), 454 pp. Many b/w plates, many from photographs. Faint wear to covers, leaf holding autograph note has tape mend at gutter, else about fine. Item #23789
Interesting and well-researched etymologies and historical anecdotes of California place names. with mounted autograph note from the author to "Dr. Leonard" on front blank leaf and typed letter from author to same mounted with typed envelope on rear endpapers. Ink note apparently by Dr. Leonard at top of blank leaf following table of contents.