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    Bound Series of Tracts Regarding Free Trade, Tariffs, the Annexation of Texas, and Slavery. Publisher unknown. Printed in 1844. 8vo. 40pp. Contemporary red half-calf binding with marbled boards and gilt lettering on spine. Overall minor age toning; occasional light foxing. Fine.

    Interesting collection of tracts, letters, and speeches concerning matters of great importance to the Republic of Texas and the nation as a whole, focusing primarily on trade/tariffs and annexation.

    This small publication contains five items: Southern State Rights, Anti-Tariff & Anti-Abolition Tract No. 1. Letter of the Hon. Langdon Cheves, to the Charleston Mercury, on Southern Wrongs, Sept. 1844; Daniel Webster's Free Trade Speech and Resolutions at Faneuil Hall, in 1820; Bancroft's Speech at New York, Sept. 1844; Gen. Jackson's Letter to Mr. Dawson of Alabama, on the Annexation of Texas; and The South in Danger. Read Before You Vote. Address of the Democratic Association, Washington DC.

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