THE MISSION OF SAN ANTONIO DE PADUA (California).
Place Published: Stanford
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Date Published: 1932
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 21860
ix, 108, profusely illustrated from photographs, 2 folding maps; quarto, brick-red cloth with printed paper title label.
"A narrative reviewing early explorations in the region, the establishement of the Mission, its change of location, and its subsequent history, and analyzing for the first time its type of architecture and its system of irrigation. Together with a pertinent Indian legend as to the arrival of certain Christian missionaries by air early in the seventeenth century."