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LIMITED EDITION of 750 copies, printed by Lawton R. Kennedy. 8vo. 9 5/8 x 6 3/8 inches. 94 pp. Color woodcut frontispiece, large initials in red; text clean, unmarked. Quarter tan cloth, decorative paper over boards, printed spine label, clear plastic dust-jacket; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear. Very Good. A biography of Spanish explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo (d. 1543), the first European explorer to navigate the west coast of what is now California. Henry R. Wagner was a lawyer, investor, miner, and dedicated bibliographer and bibliophile, whose main intellectual interest related to the American southwest and Mexico.
Title: Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, Discoverer of the Coast of California.
Categories: California History, Travel and Exploration,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: San Francisco:, California Historical Society,: 1941
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Item: 0.00 Item
Seller ID: II213-5
Keywords: Henry Raup Wagner, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, Discoverer of the Coast of California, California History, Age of Exploration, Maritime History, Sixteenth Century, California Historical Society