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AUCTION 24

<p>Upper wrapper</p>


459.    

[TEXAS]. PAREDES Y ARRILLAGA, Mariano. Manifiesto del exmo. Sr. Presidente Interino de la Republica Mexicana. Mexico City: Imprenta del Águila á cargo de B. Conejo, [1846] [caption title]. [1] 2-19 [1, blank] pp. 8vo (20 x 13.5 cm), original white printed wrappers, ornamental border, stitched. Slight soiling to wrappers, but generally fine.

First edition. Garrett & Goodwin, p. 39. Harper 12:236. Kurutz & Mathes, p. 31. Palau 212781. Streeter Sale 251.

Dated in type July 26, 1846. “A solemn arraignment of the government of the United States for attacking the United States of Mexico without warning or provocation. Ascribes all the troubles over Texas which preceded the war as the handiwork of the American Cabinet. One of the earliest official Mexican proclamations on the War” (Harper). The pamphlet includes extensive material on Texas, especially its boundaries.

($200.00-$400.00)

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