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Lundy, Benjamin] A Citizen of the United States
THE WAR IN TEXAS; a Review of Facts and Circumstances, Showing that This Contest Is a Crusade Against Mexico, Set on Foot and Supported by Slaveholders, Land-Speculators &c. In Order to Re-Establish, Extend, and Perpetuate the System of Slavery and the Slave Trade.
Philadelphia, [PA]: Printed for the publishers, by Merrihew and Gunn, 1837. Second edition, revised and enlarged (i.e. the third edition). 21.5 x 13.5 cm. 64 pp. Text printed in two columns. Simple map of Texas in text was taken from the so-called "Gorostiza pamphlet," it is the earliest of the Republic of Texas. Original front printed wrapper, lacks rear wrapper. Removed. With signature at head of title page of Levi Beardsley, perhaps NY State Senator. HOWES L 569: "First to ascribe this war to a slave-holding conspiracy." STREETER, Texas, 1217A. LCP/HSP Afro-Americana Catalogue, 6145. RAINES, p. 141.
Bookseller: Bartleby's Books [Chevy Chase, Maryland, U.S.A.]

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