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    David Crockett: Col. Crockett's Exploits and Adventures in Texas: Wherein is Contained a Full Account of his Journey from Tennessee to the Red River and Natchitoches, and Thence Across Texas to San Antonio; including his many Hair-Breadth Escapes; together with a Topographical, Historical, and Political View of Texas...Written by Himself. The Narrative Brought down from the Death of Col. Crockett to the Battle of San Jacinto, by an Eye-Witness. [Smith, Richard Penn (attrib.)]. (Philadelphia: T. K. and P. G. Collins, 1836). Frontispiece portrait of Crockett (has not been collated), 12mo, original brown cloth. Waterstained, browned, worn, shelf slanted, book block split at p. 97. One signature detached, portion of back free endpaper excised, one passage regarding slave auctions effaced from book (p. 97). Courtesy of Simpson Galleries, Houston Consigned Lot The high bid placed by via mail, fax, the Internet or telephone will be entered as the opening bid for the lot during the live portion of the silent auction.

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    March, 2006
    4th Saturday
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