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    D[on]. E[gbert]. E[rastus]. Braman. Braman's Information about Texas. Carefully Prepared by D.E.E. Braman of Matagorda, Texas. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1858. Second edition. 12mo. viii, 9-192 pages. Publisher's original black blind-stamped cloth over boards. Titles stamped in gilt on the spine. Raines call this book "a good immigrant's guide when issued, especially as to land matters." Descriptions of counties. Basic information to settlers new to Texas, with chapters on "Stock-Raising," "Sheep - Honey Bees," "Wheat," "Schools," and "Taxation."
    Condition: Boards worn along the edges; spine panel cloth cracked in several areas. Light to moderate scattered foxing.
    Reference: Howes B719. Raines, p. 30. Sabin 7364.


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