Capistrano Nights: Tales of a California Mission Town

Capistrano Nights: Tales of a California Mission Town

Saunders, Charles Francis; Father St. John O'Sullivan , Charles Percy Austin(illus.)

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Price: $50.00

Place Published: New York
Publisher: Robert M. McBride & Company
Date Published: 1930
Edition: Second printing
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 39187


202pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Brown cloth covered boards titled and decoratively stamped in gilt. Publisher's brown top stain. Very good. The gilt title on the spine has rubbed away. The front endsheet is a bit darkened near the hinge. In a very good dust jacket, with mild rubbing, soiling and yellowing. There is a very small, dark stain on the jacket's spine, obscuring 1 letter in the title. The edges are chipped. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet.


Illustrated by Charles Percy Austin. Tales told at the mission, many supernatural or dealing with Indian legends.