CALIFORNIA AND THE PORTUGUESE16032-B1
SOARES (Celestino).— CALIFORNIA AND THE PORTUGUESE. How the Portuguese helped to build up California. A Monography written for the Golden Gate International Exposition on San Francisco Bay. S. P. N. Books. Lisbon. 1939. 15x23 cm. 69-I págs. B.
“We have done our utmost to collect in this volume, within the short space at our disposal, the essencial known information concerning those Portuguese who became illustrious in serving the cause of civilization in the American Continent, giving special prominence to those who worked for or in California. We have also brought together scattered elements, which will be able to serve for a summary knowledge of the technical education which gave the Portuguese Nation the first place in the discoveries of the World (...)”.
Edição muito cuidada, impressa em bom papel, ilustrada por Jorge Barradas e com fotogravuras impressas em folhas intercaladas no texto.
Possui ainda um mapa, impresso a cores e em folha desdobrável, desenhado por Celestino Soares.