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Author Robinson, Alfred, 1806-1895

Title Life in California during a residence of several years in that territory : comprising a description of the country and the missionary establishments, with incidents, observations, etc., etc. : illustrated with numerous engravings by an American : to which is annexed a historical account of the origin, customs, and traditions of the Indians of Alta-California / translated from the original Spanish manuscript.

Imprint New York : Published by Wiley & Putnam, 1846.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS LC 979.4 R658    Available
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS LC 979.4 R658    Available
Description xii, [2], 341, [5] pages, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Pages [342]-[346] are blank.
"Chinigchinich : a historical account of the origin, customs, and traditions of the Indians at the missionary establishment of St. Juan Capistrano, Alta California, called the Acagchemem Nation / collected with the greatest care ... by the Reverend Father Friar Geronimo Boscana, of the Order of Saint Francisco. New York : Published by Wiley & Putnam ..., 1846": p. [227]-341.
Indexed In: Cowan, p. 536-37.
Stoughton, p. 20, 179.
Binding Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped lettering to spine, decorative endpapers.
Local Note R PAS has one edition from personal library of A.C. Vroman.
Custom binding of A.C. Vroman: 3/4 brown leather over boards, personalized endpapers with bookplate, stamped in gold on spine: ROBINSON'S / WORKS / LIFE IN / CALIFORNIA.
Subject Catholic Church -- Missions -- California
Missions -- California
Indians of North America -- Missions -- California
California -- Description and travel
California -- History -- 1846-1850
Local Subject A.C. Vroman Library collection.
Added Author Boscano, GerĂ³nimo, 1776-1831. Chinigchinich.

 
    
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