New York: Appleton, 1888. First edition. Hardcover. viii, 402 pp., 3 folding maps, 34 illustrations, octavo, original red cloth with gilt title and ornaments. Covers lightly worn, spine somewhat faded, else very good. Item #23792
A close analysis of the amenities of Southern California as distinct from the northern part of the state. Maps include a Climate Map of Southern California printed in colors; a Map of the County of Los Angeles, Cal.; and California - a color map of the entire State. The authors were both medical doctors and a focus of text is the health benefits found in the region.