view cart menu separator categories menu separator faq
advanced search
categories  > U.S. History > Western (95)
Informe on the New Province of California 1702
4 images
 
Informe on the New Province of California 1702
Informe on the New Province of California 1702
Informe on the New Province of California 1702
Informe on the New Province of California 1702

Informe on the New Province of California 1702

Price: $38.00 add to cart     
Feedback: 100%, 81 sales Ask seller a question
Shipping: USPS calculated click to check
Sales Tax: California: 9%
Condition: Used
Payment Options: Money Order, Cashier's Check, Personal Check,
Author: Francisco Maria Piccolo. Translated and edited by George P. Hammond

Publisher: Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles

Description: Hardcover. 76 pages. Limited edition of 600 copies.

Date: 1967

Condition: Covers show some light shelf wear.

Dust Jacket: None

Contents: Francisco María Piccolo, S.J. (1654-1729) was one of the first Jesuit missionaries in Baja California Sur, New Spain, now Mexico. His letters and reports are important sources for the ethnography and early history of the peninsula. His Informe or Report of 1702, published in Mexico City, was an influential early account of the peninsular missions, although its optimism about the potential of Baja California was something of an embarrassment to later Jesuit apologists. He conducted several exploratory trips seeking neophytes and future mission sites, including journeys to what would later be Mulegé, Mission La Purísima and Mission San Ignacio. His accounts of these travels contain additional ethnographic information on the Cochimí.
This reproduction copy of the Informe was printed in 1967 in a limited edition of 600 copies by Grant Dahlstrom at The Castle Press, Pasadena. Contains a reproducion copy of Kino's map of 1710 in a pocket attached to the inside rear cover. Indexed.
Other Products from quadjbooks:View all products
The Classic Era of American Pulp Magazines
$18.00
The Hamiltons of India-Pakistan: Their Lives, Roots, Times and Allied Spirits
$68.00
The Excursion
$23.00
The Prehistoric Occupation of Chavin de Huantar, Peru
$42.00
The Joyous Story of Astrid
$38.00
Glenwood Springs, Coloradio Illustrated History
$13.00
Magindanao, 1860-1888: The Career of Dato Uto of Buayan
$25.00
The First World War in the Alps
$48.00
There Is a Lot to See in San Bernardino
$18.00
Related Royal Families - Volume II
$55.00
Last Updated: 21 Feb 2018 11:29:39 PST home  |  about  |  terms  |  contact
Powered by eCRATER - a free online store builder