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1st ed., Architectural Book Publishing Company, 1916. Folio, approx. 13”x16-1/2”. 41 b/w plates, printed on rectos only. With historical note and 6 pages introductory text. A collection of photographs and architectural plans of 21 missions from San Diego to San Rafael. Note: A different pagination than later reprint editions which split several of the plates into multiple images and added text. Ex libris Universal Pictures Co, Inc. Research Dept, with the studio’s ink stamp on title page and fep. Originally issued in portfolio, now in the film studio’s own cloth and board binding probably from the 1930s -- covers heavily worn and stained, but not affecting the plates which are fine.