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8 edition of The missions of California found in the catalog.

The missions of California

with sketches of the lives of St. Francis and Junipero Serra

by Racine McRoskey

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Published by The Philopolis Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226,
    • Serra, Junípero, fray, 1713-1784,
    • Franciscans -- California,
    • Missions -- California

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Racine McRoskey ... illustrated from photographs ...
      LC ClassificationsF864 .M17
      The Physical Object
      Pagination174 p. incl. illus., plates.
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6568219M
      LC Control Number14012550

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