Item #23599 Writings of Fermín Francisco de Lasuén. Fermín Francisco de Lasuén, OFM Finbar Kenneally, ed.
Writings of Fermín Francisco de Lasuén
Writings of Fermín Francisco de Lasuén

Writings of Fermín Francisco de Lasuén

Washington, DC: Academt of American Franciscan History, 1655. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #23599

Two volumes. 4to. xlix, (3), 413;xiii, (1), 464pp. Blue cloth blocked in gilt on the spine and upper boards. Illustrated. Index. A fine set.


After the death of Junípero Serra in 1784, Lasuén was appointed president of the California missions. He served in this role for 19 years, establishing nine missions: Santa Barbara, La Purísima Concepción, Santa Cruz, Nuestra Señora de la Soledad, San José, San Juan Bautista, San Miguel Arcángel, San Fernando Rey de España, and San Luis Rey de Francia.


Issued without dustwrappers.

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