A Description of California in 1828.

By: Bandini, Jose.

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine condition


400 copies printed for the Friends of the Bancroft by The Westgate Press. 52 pp., embossed cameo frontis. Inscription on front endpaper: "Sven Winston Lokrantz D.D.S, The great great great grand son of Jose Bandini."

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.

Author Name: Bandini, Jose.

Categories: History,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Berkeley, Friends of the Bancroft Library: 1951

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine condition

Seller ID: 9846

Keywords: Exploration Spanish California Travel Western Americana