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Scarce study of California Indians  

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Noticias de la Antigua California: Sacadas del Vol. XXI de los Mss. Archivo General

Ramírez, José Fernando

Mexico, D.F.

Vargas Rea

1950 [but 1953?]


[3]-57 pp. 20.4x15 cm (8x6"), red boards. One of 100 copies.

Scarce study of the aboriginal peoples of ancient California by the 19th century Mexican historian, covering the practices, tradition, languages, land, art, etc.as related by missionaries. The title page is dates 1950, but OCLC/WorldCat list the date as 1953, and the final digit of the date on the limitation-page has been rubbed out. This copy not numbered. Only six copies located by OCLC. Two pages are blank, apparently a misprint, as noted in OCLC.

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Wear at spine and corners, darkening to contents, very good.

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