Item #22393 Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas. William Kennedy.
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...
Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...

Texas: The Rise, Progress, and Prospects of the Republic of Texas ...

London: R. Hastings, 1841. Hardcover. Very good. Item #22393

Second Edition. Two volumes. 8vo. (1-)lii, 378; (1)-vi,(1),548pp. Contemporary full calf, spines in six compartments, red leather title labels, gilt, one(of two) black volume labels, gilt. Calf worn and rubbed, hinges cracked but firm, one volume label perished, the other chipped. Except for the lettering labels, a near very good set. The textblocks are near fine.


All four maps are present. The large folding Arrowsmith map is dated April 17, 1841, as in the first printing. There is a short closed mended marginal tear (no loss) where the map is affixed to the text. The two single page maps, one of Matagorda Bay, the other of Aranzas Bay, are present and in fine condition. The folding map of the Republic of Texas is present. It has a separation at one of the folds, now mended and without loss, else it is in fine condition.


Armorial bookplates of Robert Sawers present, as well as a stamped signature of H. T. Fletcher on the front free endpapers and in the lower margins of pp. 100, 200, 300 in each volume and, in addition, pp. 400 and 500 ion volume II.


Howes K92; Graff 2308.

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Price: $15,000.00

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