ON THE TRAIL OF A SPANISH PIONEER THE DIARY AND ITINERARY OF FRANCISCO GARCÉS (MISSIONARY PRIEST) IN HIS TRAVELS THROUGH SONORA, ARIZONA, AND CALIFORNIA 1775 - 1776....

New York. 1900. Two volumes. xxx,312;vii,[313]-608pp. plus maps (some folding), plates and facsimiles. Original blue cloth. A fine set. Item #WRCAM22496

From an edition limited to 950 copies. The final work of editor Coues. Garcés travelled through these regions as a missionary to a number of Indian tribes, undertaking many expeditions for ecclesiastical reasons and in order to establish communications between the settlements of California and New Mexico. HOWES C801.

Price: $400.00