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    [Benjamin Lundy]. The War in Texas; a Review of Facts and Circumstances, Showing That This Contest is the Result of a Long Premeditated Crusade Against the Government, Set on Foot by Slaveholders, Land Speculators, &c. With the View of Re-establishing, Extending, and Perpetuating the System of Slavery and the Slave Trade in the Republic of Mexico by a Citizen of the United States. Philadelphia: Merrihew and Gunn, 1836. [Bound with] The War in Texas; a Review of Facts and Circumstances, Showing That This Contest is the Result of a Long Premeditated Crusade Against the Government, Set on Foot by Slaveholders, Land Speculators, &c. With the View of Re-establishing, Extending, and Perpetuating the System of Slavery and the Slave Trade in the Republic of Mexico by a Citizen of the United States. Philadelphia: Merrihew and Gunn, 1837. First edition and second enlarged and revised edition respectively. 8vo. 56; 64 pp.

    Both copies bound in a modern quarter leather binding and marbled boards with titles stamped in gilt on the spine. Six compartments between five raised spine bands. Light wears to boards. Slight toning and scattered light foxing throughout both copies. Small tape repair at the bottom of the title page of the first edition example. Former owner's book plate on the verso of the front free endpaper. Both copies in very good condition.


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