Travels of the Jesuits into various Parts of the World: Compiled from their Letters. Now first attempted in English .. Extracts from other Travellers, and miscellaneous

Lockman, [John]. Translated from the 1743 edition of Lettres Edifiantes (published in 25 volumes 1717 -1741), containing particulars by Picolo of the state of the Missions newly settled in California.
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LOCKMAN, [John]. Translated from the 1743 edition of Lettres Edifiantes (published in 25 volumes 1717 -1741), containing particulars by Picolo of the state of the Missions newly settled in California.
Second (and best) edition, corrected. Two volumes.
London: Printed for T. Piety at the Rose and Crown in Pater-Noster-Row, 1762. Illustrated with maps and sculptures[sic] (A Map of the Malabar and Cormandel Coasts; Passage of land to California discovered by Father Eusebio Kino; Map of Terra del Fuego ..; Map of Nangasak called by the Chinese Tchangk; plate of Gin-Seng; Map of Mission of the Moxos, Peru).
Octavo, full tree calf with red and green gilt lettered morocco spine labels, lower edges stained yellow, marbled endpapers. Edges a little rubbed, upper hinge of volume I splitting, else fine. Maps in excellent condition with no tears or foxing.
Also contains "A Concise Account of the Spanish Dominions in America" 24 pp. at the end of volume I. [Howes L414. Sabin 40708, 40709].
Price: $2,250.00
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