279 pages. Baja California Travels series no. 25. Published in an edition of 600 copies. A near fine hardcover copy; no dust jacket, as issued. A bit dusty. Bookseller Inventory # 108627
Title: Selected Letters about Lower California
Publisher: Dawson's Book Shop
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Translated and Annotated by Ernest J. Burrus, S.J. Frontispiece portrait, with six textual illustrations. Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1971. First edition, limited to 600 copies. Salvatierra (1648-1717) founded the missions at Loreto in Baja California, establishing the Spanish presence on the California peninsula. He eventually founded five missions and was appointed Provincial of the entire Jesuit order in New Spain. A volume in the Baja California Travels Series, edited by Edwin Carpenter and Glen Dawson. Original blue cloth binding, with gilt titles. Issued without a dust jacket. A very good copy. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 057383