Lot 28 of 575:
Kino's Historical Memoir of Pimería Alta  

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Kino's Historical Memoir of Pimería Alta: A Contemporary Account of the Beginnings of California, Sonora, and Arizona, by Father Eusebio Francisco Kino,... 1683-1711.

Bolton, Herbert Eugene, editor


Arthur H. Clark Company



2 volumes. Illustrated with 7 plates and maps, including large folding map. (8vo), original red cloth, spines lettered in gilt, top edges gilt. One of 500 sets. First Edition.

"First publication of the original Jesuit manuscript; of grave value on the early southwest." Volumes 3 & 4 in the publisher's "Spain in the West" series. Howes K169; Adams Herd 1282.

Lot Amendments

Some minor wear to extremities, some page toning and small tears, bookplate on front pastedowns; overall very good.

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