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The Resource Los Angeles in the sunny seventies : a flower from the golden land, by Ludwig Louis Salvator; translated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur; introduction by Phil Townsend Hanna

Los Angeles in the sunny seventies : a flower from the golden land, by Ludwig Louis Salvator; translated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur; introduction by Phil Townsend Hanna

Label
Los Angeles in the sunny seventies : a flower from the golden land
Title
Los Angeles in the sunny seventies
Title remainder
a flower from the golden land
Statement of responsibility
by Ludwig Louis Salvator; translated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur; introduction by Phil Townsend Hanna
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
English translation of the account by Ludwig Salvator, Archduke of Austria, and son of Leopold II, Duke of Tuscany, of a visit to Los Angeles, California in 1876, first published in German in 1878.
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F869.L8
LC item number
L94
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Writing for prospective emigrants, the author provides descriptions of the region's climate, demographics, agriculture, cattle ranching, industry, transportation, postal service, and housing, as well as a short history of the area, and problems of Chinese and Native American residents
Label
Los Angeles in the sunny seventies : a flower from the golden land, by Ludwig Louis Salvator; translated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur; introduction by Phil Townsend Hanna
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Eine blume aus dem goldenen lande
  • "900 copies ... have been printed for Jake Zeitlin by Bruce McCallister in Los Angeles, the work being finished in September, A.D. 1929. The illustrations are reproduced from the first edition (Prag, 1878). The title page decoration is by Raymond Winters."
  • Includes bibliographical notes and index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
[4], xvi, 188, [14] pages, [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
30003201
Note
  • Clark Lib. copy has book-plate of Elaine & Bruce McCallister.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: bound in brown and blue marbled paper over white cloth boards; gold-stamped brown cloth spine label. Bookplate on front pastedown of the Ralph D. Reed Library, Department of Geology, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., dated 1940.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 872. Bound in brown and blue marbled paper over white cloth boards; gold-stamped brown cloth spine label. Sontag's paper markers and underlining indicating interest in margins.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03368907
  • ucoclc3368907
Label
Los Angeles in the sunny seventies : a flower from the golden land, by Ludwig Louis Salvator; translated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur; introduction by Phil Townsend Hanna
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: Eine blume aus dem goldenen lande
  • "900 copies ... have been printed for Jake Zeitlin by Bruce McCallister in Los Angeles, the work being finished in September, A.D. 1929. The illustrations are reproduced from the first edition (Prag, 1878). The title page decoration is by Raymond Winters."
  • Includes bibliographical notes and index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
[4], xvi, 188, [14] pages, [5] leaves of plates
Lccn
30003201
Note
  • Clark Lib. copy has book-plate of Elaine & Bruce McCallister.
  • Spec. Coll. copy: bound in brown and blue marbled paper over white cloth boards; gold-stamped brown cloth spine label. Bookplate on front pastedown of the Ralph D. Reed Library, Department of Geology, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif., dated 1940.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 872. Bound in brown and blue marbled paper over white cloth boards; gold-stamped brown cloth spine label. Sontag's paper markers and underlining indicating interest in margins.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03368907
  • ucoclc3368907

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