Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1957. None. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo, light blue cloth with yellow lettering on spine, archival polyester-protected photographic dust jacket (price-clipped) with color photo of the Golden Gate Bridge, blue map endpapers of the Bay area, Index, 336 pages. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #7097
Useful detailed study of the past, present, and projected future of the Great SF Bay Area.
Harold Gilliam (1918 – 2016) was a San Francisco-based writer, newspaperman and environmentalist, a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and Examiner newspapers. The Harold Gilliam Award for Excellence in Environmental Reporting, given by The Bay Institute, is named in his honor.
SUPERIOR COPY: tight, bright, clean without marks by previous owners. Dust jacket (price-clipped) is quite bright, somewhat worn with light soil and slight edgewear.