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TALES OF LOVE AND HATE IN OLD SAN FRANCISCO.
Edition: First printing.
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1971) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "The Seven Deadly Sins in San Francisco" - includes scandalous and intriguing real-life stories, from Sarah Winchester and her "Mystery House," to the downfall of early film star Fatty Arbuckle, and the unsolved case of Mrs. Leland Stanford's death from strychnine poisoning, Robert Louis Stevenson and Fannie Osborne, and many more. The author was the society editor of the San Francisco Chronicle for many years. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Illustrated. Index. 200 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (price-clipped, tear to lower edge of front cover of dj, some rubbing to folds).Book ID: 84814More details Price: $30.00