First edition. 8vo. Cloth, titles stamped in green and black on the spine, tan front and rear endpapers, xiii [blank], 288 pp., preface, illustrated, maps, footnotes, sources consulted, index. The presidio was first and foremost a garrisoned fort presiding over a military district. This book provides the first full account of this important aspect of the Spanish dominion in the New World. Fine in dust jacket.
Inventory Number: 42113