The Old Spanish and Mexican Ranchos of Orange County [with Map]
Los Angeles: Title Insurance and Trust Company, 1953.
Softcover. Near fine. Early printing of this booklet, with the desirable original color folding map, titled in full "The Old Spanish and Mexican Ranchos of Orange County, A Map issued by Title Insurance & Trust Company of Los Angeles adapted from the 1946 Official Map of Orange County." Booklet is 5" x 7", 18 pp, and in near fine condition, with some toning at the edges of the covers. Map measures 21" x 21" and is in fine condition. It is still tipped in to the booklet, as issued, but easily removed if desired. Map shows the original territory covered by ca. 20 ranchos, laid over a contemporary map of the county. The text offers brief historical information about each rancho.