Short Stories of Rancho Boca de Santa Monica [Inscribed]

New York: Vantage Press, 1977.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very good in a very good dust jacket. 102 pp. A clean, tightly bound copy with a small stain at the gutter on pp. 100-101. Inscribed by the author and his wife (we don't know who's handwriting it is) on the front pastedown. Dust jacket has light edgewear, dampstain to top edge of rear panel. "A collection of stories of life on the Rancho Boca de Santa Monica, one of the most famous ranchos that once sprawled over vast acreages in Southern California," by the great-grandson of the first owner of the rancho, Francisco Marquez. Includes a map of the original rancho and several photographic illustrations.

Item #20460

Price: $90.00

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