San Francisco, CA: Samuel Carson & Co., 1888. First Edition. Octavo. Item #011018
329pp. Translated from the Portuguese By a Pioneer. Excellent account of early California from a manuscript written in a mixture of Portuguese and Spanish. and interspersed with Indian expressions. A handsome copy bound in brown pictorial gilt cloth lettered and decorated in black and gilt, spine gilt, decorative endpapers, some light spotting to boards but very nice.