first edition Paperback
1917 · Los Angeles
by Cook, Laurence, editor in chief
Los Angeles: Los Angeles City Schools, 1917. Paperback. 146p., the usual highschool yearbook format with coated alkaline paperstock. Softbound in 10x7.5 inch yapp-edged unglazed paper covers with minimalist decoration (the letter L and date); the overlapping edges are badly chipped and the tail of spine panel has tears. Textblock has staples, these exposed at titlepage gutter and slightly rusted, frontispiece partly torn away from them. No autographs or Look-at-Me's; ownership signature is stylishly slant-written across endsheet. Good copy.
(Inventory #: 234180)