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More Failed Negotiations

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[TEXAS]. MEXICO. LAWS (May 17, 1845). Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Gobernacion y Politica [caption title]. [Mexico City, 1845]. [1] [3, blank] pp. 8vo (21.5 x 16 cm), folded sheet. A few small worm holes without loss, washed. Overall fine. Small embossed stamp obliterated on second sheet. Preserved in modern maroon cloth folded case with gilt-lettered morocco spine. Rare.

First edition. Streeter 1020. Harper 12:196.

Dated in type, Mexico, May 17, 1845. Authorizes the government to hear Texas propositions concerning a treaty between the two countries and to allow Congress to act on any treaty. The negotiations were a failure.


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