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Book Club of California

Overview
Works: 712 works in 1,022 publications in 1 language and 24,064 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies  Periodicals  Union catalogs  Sources  Maps 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Other, isb, Editor
Classifications: Z1008, B
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Most widely held works about Book Club of California
 
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Most widely held works by Book Club of California
Archy Lee : a California fugitive slave case by Rudolph M Lapp( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The California gold rush : a descriptive bibliography of books and pamphlets covering the years 1848-1853 by Gary F Kurutz( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grabhorn Press : a biography by Roby Wentz( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Grabhorns, the brothers Robert and Edwin, and Jane, Robert's wife, and their press. The Grabhorns were one of the small group of fine printers in the San Francisco area. They worked for half a century
Dr Johnson and Noah Webster : two men & their dictionaries by David Littlejohn( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palatino : the natural history of a typeface by Robert Bringhurst( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides a detailed ... history of the evolution of all members of the Palatino tribe: Foundry Palatino, Linotype Palatino, Michelangelo, Sistina, Aldus, Heraklit, Phidias, American Palatino, Enge Aldus, Linofilm Palatino, Zapf Renaissance, PostScript Palatino, Palatino Nova, Aldus Nova, and Palatino Sans. It includes new specimens of the foundry and Linotype faces printed by hand directly from the metal, as well as hundreds of color illustrations documenting the artistry and care expended in creating these components of our typographic heritage."--Publisher's website
The first 75 years : the story of the Book Club of California, 1912-1987 by Oscar Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of Geoffrey Chaucer : an account of the publication of Geoffrey Chaucer's works from the fifteenth century to modern times by Charles Muscatine( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homes of California authors by Book Club of California( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designs on the land : diseños of California ranchos and their makers by Robert H Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonderful city of Carrie Van Wie : paintings of San Francisco at the turn of the century by Carrie VAN WIE( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Wie painted scenes of San Francisco from the late 1890s to about 1907. There are views of downtown, especially of the newspaper buildings, city hall, mint, and many views of the Presidio of San Francisco, including Letterman General Hospital, during the Spanish American War, and the Fleet in 1907
The letters of Frank Norris by Frank Norris( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continent's end : an anthology of contemporary California poets by George Sterling( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great polyglot Bibles : including a leaf from the Complutensian of Acalá, 1514-17 by Basil Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romualdo Pacheco : a Californio in two eras by Ronald Genini( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacheco was a Californio who fit in both the Mexican and American cultures. He held many political posts including Governor, U.S. Representative, and ambassador
Early printing in California : from its beginning in the Mexican territory to statehood, September 9, 1850 by Herbert Fahey( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vignettes of early California : childhood reminiscences of Juan Bautista Alvarado by Juan Bautista Alvarado( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.L.S. to J.M. Barrie : a Vailima portrait by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve wood-block prints of Kitagawa Utamaro : illustrating the process of silk culture by Utamaro Kitagawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Portfolio of Book Club printers 1962-1987 : 75th anniversary keepsake by Book Club of California( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Book Club of California, San Francisco.

Book Club of California San Francisco, Calif.

Languages
English (93)