GLENDORA: The Annals of a Southern California Community. Donald H. Pflueger.
GLENDORA: The Annals of a Southern California Community
GLENDORA: The Annals of a Southern California Community

GLENDORA: The Annals of a Southern California Community

Claremont, California: Saunders Press, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 1,000 copies. The author's first book. Originally an honors thesis, this history of Pflueger's hometown demonstrates how local history can be regional without being provincial. Commencing with the Henry Dalton era of the 19th century ranchos and recounting the rise of the great Southern California citrus industry, Pflueger tells the history of Glendora against the larger background of regional and national events. Includes a foreword by Robert Glass Cleland, numerous textual photographs, and illustrations by Arthur Camargo. Inscribed by Pflueger on a prefatory blank leaf. Octavo. Original pictorial buckram binding, with photographic endpapers. The dust jacket is a touch browned along the spine, with some chipping to the spine head; otherwise very good. Very good / Very good. Item #66449

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