Joseph Holt Ingraham. The Texan Ranger: Or, the Maid of Matamoras. A Tale of the Mexican War. Originally published in Boston by H. L. Williams, 1846. 8vo, 48 pages (pages 64 through 112). Used to popularize the war with Mexico, the novel features a Mexican woman as a main character. With Newton M. Curtis' "The Prairie Guide: or, the Rose of the Rio Grande." New York: Williams Brothers, 1847. 63 pages. Rebound in maroon cloth over boards with titles in gilt on front cover. Light shelfwear. Bumped corners. Head and foot of spine worn. Foxed and toned throughout. Pencil mark on page 97. Wrinkling through the middle of page 99-100. Header of page 111 mismarked "The Prairie Guide."

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