Item #8870 In and Out of the Old Missions of California. An Historical and Pictorial Account of The Franciscan Missions. George Wharton James.

In and Out of the Old Missions of California. An Historical and Pictorial Account of The Franciscan Missions

Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1911. 392pp. Octavo [22 cm] Green cloth with the title gilt stamped on the front board and backstrip. Illustrated with 64 tipped-in plates. Very good. Item #8870

Illustrated history on the California Missions. George Wharton James (1858-1923) was an author, lecturer and photographer who made his home in Pasadena and was active in the late 19th century and early 20th century. He was a member of the Arroyo community known for his studies on Native Americans, James was a prolific author who penned more than forty books including the classic guide: 'Grand Canyon of Arizona.'.

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