1039. [BOLTON, HERBERT EUGENE]. Lot of about 17 imprints by and about Herbert Eugene Bolton, the historian and pioneer scholar of Spanish borderlands studies. Included are:

BANNON, John Francis. “Herbert Eugene Bolton-Western Historian” from The Western Historical Quarterly 2:3, 1971. Pp. [261]-282, illustrated.

BANNON, John Francis (ed.). Bolton and the Spanish Borderlands. Norman, 1964.

BOLTON, Herbert E[ugene]. Arredondo’s Historical Proof of Spain’s Title to Georgia: A Contribution to the History of One of the Spanish Borderlands. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1925. xvii [3], 382 pp., frontispiece, 9 plates (including maps, some folding). 8vo, original blue cloth, gilt-lettered spine. Other than minor shelf wear to board, a fine copy.
     First edition. Howes A336: “First publication, with English translation, of a Spanish manuscript written in 1742.”

BOLTON, Herbert E[ugene]. “Defensive Spanish Expansion and the Significance of the Borderlands,” in The Trans-Mississippi West: Papers Read at a Conference Held at the University of Colorado, June 18-June 21, 1929. Boulder, 1929.

BOLTON, Herbert E[ugene]. Father Kino’s Lost History, Its Discovery and Its Value. 1911.

BOLTON, Herbert E[ugene]. “Francis Drake’s Plate of Brass,” in Drake’s Plate of Brass: Evidence of His Visit to California in 1579. San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1937. Pp. 1-16.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene. Coronado: Knight of Pueblos and Plains. New York, 1949.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene. Outpost of Empire: The Story of the Founding of San Francisco. New York, 1931.

BOLTON, Herbert E. Pageant in the Wilderness: The Story of the Escalante Expedition to the Interior Basin, 1776.... Salt Lake City, 1950.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene. Rim of Christendom: A Biography of Eusebio Francisco Kino: Pacific Coast Pioneer. New York, 1936.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene. The Mission as a Frontier Institution in the Spanish-American Colonies. El Paso, 1960.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene. The Padre on Horseback: A Sketch of Eusebio Francisco Kino-S.J., Apostle to the Pimas. San Francisco, 1932.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene (ed.). Spanish Exploration in the Southwest: 1542-1706. New York, 1959.

BOLTON, Herbert Eugene & Ephraim D. Adams. California’s Story. Boston, 1922.

[BOLTON, HERBERT EUGENE]. New Spain and the Anglo-American West: Historical Contributions Presented to Herbert Eugene Bolton. Lancaster, 1932. 2 volumes.

JACOBS, Wilbur R., John W. Caughey & Joe B. Frantz. Turner, Bolton, and Webb: Three Historians of the American Frontier. Seattle & London, 1965.

LARKIN, Thomas Oliver. Chapters in the Early Life of Thomas Oliver Larkin....from His Original Manuscripts....with a Foreward by Herbert Eugene Bolton... San Francisco, 1939.

STEPHENS, H. Morse & Herbert E. Bolton (eds). The Pacific Ocean in History: Papers and Addresses Presented at the Panama-Pacific Historical Conference... New York, 1917.


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