The Indian Uprising in Lower California 1734 - 1737. As Described by Father Sigismundo Taraval. California Missions.
The Indian Uprising in Lower California 1734 - 1737. As Described by Father Sigismundo Taraval

The Indian Uprising in Lower California 1734 - 1737. As Described by Father Sigismundo Taraval.

Los Angeles: The Quivira Society, 1931.

From an edition limited to 665 copies printed for the Quivira Society, translated and edited by Marguerite E. Wilbur. Plates and facsimiles. xii, 298pp. 8vo. Original vellum-backed boards, publisher's gitl device. Minor shelfwear, backstrip darkened. Very clean internally. Very good. Barrett 2371. Item #253134

This work offers a vivid picture of Lower California and Indian depredations in the tumultuous period of the Jesuit missions there. Authorship has also been attributed to Father William Gordon. The introduction includes a history of exploration in California and of the missions.

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