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400 copies printed for the Friends of the Bancroft by The Westgate Press. 52 pp., emossed cameo frontis. Bookplate on front pastedown
Jose Bandini (1800-59) was a Spanish sea captain who visited the shores of California c.1822. His son Juan accompanied him on the voyage, and eventually became a ranchero and social and political leader in San Diego and Los Angeles, evantually losing his property in the U. S. occupation.
Title: A Description of California in 1828.
Edition: Limited Edition
Publisher: Berkeley, Friends of the Bancroft Library: 1951
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine condition
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8824
Keywords: Exploration Spanish California Travel Western Americana