[Los Angeles]: Dominguez Properties, 1983.
Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Revised edition, with a brief additional introduction. pp xvii, 473 pp, with index, bibliography, appendices, illustrations. Original brown cloth stamped in gilt. Fine copy in a very good, lightly rubbed dust jacket. History of the of the oldest and most successful ranchos, the first in southern California to receive a patent under United States law, and one of the few in which a substantial portion of the original Spanish land grant remained in the continuous possession of the same family line for more than 200 years.