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AUCTION 19

93. [MAP].  KING RANCH.  [LEA, Tom]. Map of Coastal Area between the Rio Grande and the Nueces Showing Early Spanish and Mexican Land Grants as of 1852 the Year Captain Richard King First Rode from Brownsville to Corpus Christi. N.p., n.d. [El Paso:  Carl Hertzog, ca. 1957]. 53.3 x 33 cm. Scale: 1 inch 5 62/3 miles. Very fine. Only a few copies were printed.

     This is an oversize, uncolored version of the map that appears at pp. 378–379 in the published version of The King Ranch. Carl Hertzog’s name does not appear as an imprint, but the paper bears the running “W” watermark of the King Ranch.  ($250-500)

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