HISTORIC MONTEREY AND SURROUNDINGS ILLUSTRATED[.] SPECIAL SOUVENIR EDITION. MONTEREY CYPRESS[,] WALLACE CLARENCE BROWN, PROP. MONTEREY; CAL., 1899[.] COPYRIGHTED [cover title]. California, Monterey County, Monterey.

HISTORIC MONTEREY AND SURROUNDINGS ILLUSTRATED[.] SPECIAL SOUVENIR EDITION. MONTEREY CYPRESS[,] WALLACE CLARENCE BROWN, PROP. MONTEREY; CAL., 1899[.] COPYRIGHTED [cover title]. Monterey, Cal. Monterey Cypress, Wallace Clarence Brown, n.d. [copyright 1899]. 29x28.8 cm (oblong octavo), pp. 1-46 [47] [48: blank], many illustrations, 1 full-page map, original gray green wrappers printed in gold, string tied. First edition. An elaborate souvenir book promoting the city of Monterey and its surroundings, with descriptions of scenic attractions and local businesses, including brief biographies of the city's prominent residents. There are many photographs of historic buildings and commercial and residential properties in the region, as well as photographs of its present and past leading citizens. Rocq (1970) 5631. Wrappers stained and soiled, spine ends and corners chipped, faint damp stains to text leaves (except for first and last few leaves, mostly to margins), a good copy. (#167390).

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