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400 copies issued. 53 pp.; 4to; printed and decorated dull purple paper over boards; clack cloth back, in plain paper jacket. Frontis is a nicely reproduced folding map with border vignettes that was first included in Father Miguel Venegas's, 'Noticiia', 1757. Folding map in rear is the Map of California by Miguel Costanso, Mexico, 1771. These along with reproductions of manuscripts and a sketch of the Presidio of Monterey.
Title: Noticias de California : first report of the occupation by the Portola´ Expedition, 1770, with facsimiles of the original printings, a new translation, contemporary maps, and a narrative of how it all came to pass.
Edition: Limited Edition
Publisher: San Francisco, The Book Club of California: 1958
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8232
Keywords: California Western Americana Spanish California