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    [El Paso] Historical and Descriptive Review of El Paso and Her Industries, Commerce, Trade and Manufactures, Business and Transportation Facilities, Together with Pen Sketches of Some of Her Principal Business Houses and Manufacturing Establishments. N.p. (presumably El Paso): The Trade and Commerce Publishing Company, [n.d., ca. 1900]. Presumed first edition. 8vo. 100pp, including advertisements. Illustrated with engravings. Original wrappers bound into modern blue cloth boards, with gilt-stamped titles to spine. Spine very lightly faded. Pages browned. Dampstain affecting first few leaves. Archival tape to verso of front wrapper, strengthening fore-edge. Original book is tight and well-preserved, in near fine condition. Comprehensive history of El Paso, with twenty-nine pages of entertaining and informative short histories of numerous local businesses. Unknown to the major bibliographies. Rare.

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