THE HISTORY OF SAN JOSE AND SURROUNDING with Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers. Illustrated with Map and Engravings on Stone
Place Published: San Francisco
Publisher: A. L. Bancroft & Co.
Date Published: 1871
Edition: First edition
Condition: Mild wear to spine ends and corners, faint stain to bottom corner tips of first few leaves, else fine, including folding map.
Book Id: 19668
xv, 537 pp. Illustrated with 4 lithographed plates, large folding map
A very early and significant history of San Jose and the Santa Clara Valley - described by Cowan as "historically valuable." 7 appendices tabulate various historic legal concerns, including Colonial governors, land grants, boundaries, laws and regulations, etc. Rarely found in this condition. Cowan p. 259; Howes H63; Rocq 14036.