"The Romance of El Camino Real",
Subject: History - California
Period: 1934 (circa)
Publication: Kaloprint Corporation
Color: Black & White
10 x 13 inches
25.4 x 33 cm
Beautifully prepared book with 25 kaloprints pertaining to the historic California Missions with images of the structures, interiors, and Mission Indian portraiture. These prints are very finely hand printed b&w photographs. Number 216 Historical Souvenir of 1000 limited copies. Each plate protected by blind-stamped tissue paper with spider web motif; illustrations are tipped in with text on facing page. Presentation bookplate registered to George William Payne.
Spine split, front and back covers detached and degrading, but present. All prints are in excellent condition.