Rome and St. Louis: Jesuit Historical Institute and St. Louis Univesity, 1971.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Sources and Studies for the History of the Americas, Volume X. xi, 793 pp, with Ives' map (18" x 19") laid in; index, bibliography. Three-quarter red leather over red buckram, gilt lettering on spine. Minor rubbing to extremities, lower corners bumped, else fine. Provides a detailed history of the exploration of the Pimeria Alta (now Sonora and Arizona) by Jesuit Eusebio Francisco Kino (1645-1711) and Juan Mateo Manje, who accompanied Kino on nine key expeditions undertaken between 1694 and 1701. The appenidx offers annotated transcriptions of the original Spanish source material.