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The Journey of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado 1540/1542 As told by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, and others. Translated & edited by George Parker Winship with additional notes & an introduction by Frederick Webb Hodge. With initials by Fred Glauser & illustrations by Arvilla Parker by  trans. and ed  et al; George Parker Winship - Hardcover - Limited Edition - 1933 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 986)

The Journey of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado 1540/1542 As told by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, and others. Translated & edited by George Parker Winship with additional notes & an introduction by Frederick Webb Hodge. With initials by Fred Glauser & illustrations by Arvilla Parker

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The Journey of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado 1540/1542 As told by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, and others. Translated & edited by George Parker Winship with additional notes & an introduction by Frederick Webb Hodge. With initials by Fred Glauser & illustrations by Arvilla Parker

by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, et al; George Parker Winship, trans. and ed

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  • hardcover
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San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1933. Limited Edition. Cloth. Very good/missing. Arvilla Parker. A very good example of one of the 550 printed in this limited run by the famed Grabhorn Press [Grabhorn Bibliography, no. 195]. Beautiful letterpress edition of an important document in the history of the Americas (originally published in Washington in 1869 according to Howes, W571). No dust jacket. Olive cloth boards with orange title stamping on spine. Corners mildly frayed. Back cover slightly bowed. Laid paper with deckled pages.Limitation statement on final leaf of book. 134pp. plus [11] pp. of notes. Super Octavo, 7&3/4 x 11&1/4 inches tall.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
986
Title
The Journey of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado 1540/1542 As told by Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, and others. Translated & edited by George Parker Winship with additional notes & an introduction by Frederick Webb Hodge. With initials by Fred Glauser & illustrations by Arvilla Parker
Author
Pedro de Castañeda, Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, et al; George Parker Winship, trans. and ed
Illustrator
Arvilla Parker
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Very good
Jacket condition
missing
Quantity available
1
Edition
Limited Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Grabhorn Press
Place of Publication
San Francisco
Date published
1933
Keywords
conquistadors, americas, new world, discovery
Bookseller catalogs
Spanish Conquest;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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