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121. VARGAS, C. Manuel M. Proyecto de una vía de comunicación de la Mesa Central a la costa de Papantla, pasando por el distrito de Tlatlauqui, promovido ante la asamblea del estado por el diputado a la misma.... Puebla: Imprenta del Hospicio, 1874. 19 [1 blank] pp., lithograph map: Croquis del trazo de una nueva via proyectada de la Mesa Central á la costa de Papantla por Tlatlauqui, 1873...Antonio Lórenz [lower left above neat line]: Puebla, neat line to neat line: 56.3 x 31.1 cm. 8vo, original blue printed wrappers, stitched. Wrappers lightly stained, upper right blank corner of entire pamphlet chewed, a few small wormholes on map. Author’s signed presentation copy with ink inscription to General Juan N. Méndez. Rare pamphlet and map presented to one of the prominent Puebla political figures.

     First edition. Palau 352380. Vargas in his report states that a commission has had a potential railroad route surveyed and here seeks approval from the state legislature for the project. The work closes with a review of the area’s resources. ($150-400)

Sold. Hammer: $150.00; Price Realized: $176.25

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