MEMORANDA AND OFFICIAL CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS, ITS HISTORY AND ANNEXATION
Price: 500.00 USD
NEW YORK: D. Appleton and Company, 1859. Important collection of annals and letters relating to the (Independent) Republic of Texas by its late President, who committed suicide after he was twice not chosen to represent Texas in the Senate, at Washington, D.C. First edition with photo frontis of author protected by tissue-guard, and 4 pages of other D. Appleton titles at rear. Light toning to textblock especially endpapers. Bookplate from college library front pastedown, and very few library stamps. Very light rubbing to extremities. 1" x . 1.5" inch chip to rear endpaper, where label was removed. Brown tooled cloth boards, with recent sympathetic leather spine. Several stamps 648 pp. plus four pages of ads. Howes J-191. Solidly bound. FIRST EDITION. Very Good.