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    A Memorial and Biographical History of Johnson and Hill Counties, Texas. Illustrated. Containing the Early History of this Important Section of the great State of Texas, together with Glimpses of its Future Prospects; also Biographical Mention of Many of the Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of the Present Time, and Full-page Portraits of some of the most Eminent Men of this Section. Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1892. First edition. 4to. 735pp. 41 lithographed portraits. Original boards, with decorations in blind and titles stamped in gilt on the front board. This example has been professionally rebacked, with further restoration including new endpapers. All edges gilt. Several pages including the title page have extensive old tape repairs and reinforcement. Otherwise this is a sound copy of a rather scarce work and certainly worthy of restoration.

    A huge volume containing biographies and portraits of prominent pioneers of Johnson and Hill counties.

    References: Crackerbox Chronicles 2457, 2718.


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