Life and Works of the Reverend Ferdinand Konscak, S.J. 1703-1759, An Early Missionary in California. M. D. Krmpotic, John Ward, Preface.

Life and Works of the Reverend Ferdinand Konscak, S.J. 1703-1759, An Early Missionary in California

Boston, MA: The Stratford Company, 1923.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 167 pp, with six plates, two folding maps. Publisher's red cloth, rubbed at the corners and spine ends, evidence of bookplate removed from front pastedown. Binding sound, contents clean. The Croatian-born Konscak organized and led three major expeditions to explore the northern parts of Lower California, in 1746 by sea, and in 1751 and 1753 by land. This volume includes both Father Konscak’s diary and account of his exploration from Loretto up the Colorado River.

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Price: $150.00

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