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William F. Lewis : a San Francisco house builder / by William Kostura and Susan Johnson.

Author/Creator:
Kostura, William, 1952- author.
Publication:
San Francisco : The Book Club of California, 1993. , ©1996
Manufacture:
San Francisco : Printed by Marianne Hinckle, Año Nuevo Island Press
Series:
Keepsake series (Book Club of California) ; 1993.
Keepsake ; 1993
Format/Description:
Book
60, [4] pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects:
Lewis, William F., 1850 or 1851-1895.
Contractors -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography.
Carpenters -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography.
Construction industry -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Architecture, Domestic -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Architecture, Victorian -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- History.
Dwellings -- California -- San Francisco -- History.
Architecture, Domestic.
Architecture, Victorian.
Buildings.
Carpenters.
Construction industry.
Contractors.
Dwellings.
California -- San Francisco.
Childrens subjects:
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- History.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
History.
Private press books (Printing)
Printing in multiple colors (Printing)
Printed wrappers (Binding)
Biographies.
Place of Publication:
United States California San Francisco.
Summary:
Biography of Lewis and the houses which he built, especially on Jackson Street between Baker and Broderick Streets in San Francisco in the 1880s and 1890s. He was the father of historian Oscar Lewis.
Notes:
Publisher's name appears before place of publication in imprint.
"This Keepsake was designed and printed by Marianne Hinckle Año Nuevo Island Press San Francisco"--Colophon.
Includes bibliographical references (page [62]).
Local notes:
Kislak Center Vilain-Wieck Collection of Private Presses copies Book Club of California 118 and Book Club of California 125 presented to the Penn Libraries in 2017.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 118) has manuscript note ("C905 O") in pencil on verso of frontispiece portrait.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 118) has laid in letter from the Publications Committee of The Book Club of California dated October, 1996 apologizing for the delay in publishing this edition.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 125) has manuscript notes ("LMP2PR 129437" and "NO C-1675" and "(BCC)") in pencil on verso of frontispiece portrait.
Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 125) has laid in letter from the Publications Committee of The Book Club of California dated October, 1996 apologizing for the delay in publishing this edition.
Penn Provenance:
Vilain, Jean-François, 1942- (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 118 & 125))
Wieck, Roger S. (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy (Book Club of California 118 & 125))
Penn Chronology:
1993
Contributor:
Johnson, Susan, 1947- author.
Hinckle, Marianne, book designer, printer.
Book Club of California, publisher.
Año Nuevo Island Press, printer.
Jean-François Vilain and Roger S. Wieck Collection of Private Presses, Ephemera, & Related References (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
35868766
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