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    John M. Niles. History of South America and Mexico; Comprising Their Discovery, Geography, Politics, Commerce and Revolutions. Hartford: H. Huntington, 1838. Later edition. 8vo. 230pp. Frontispiece etching of the Battle of San Jacinto. Vignette etching on the half-title page of the Battle of the Alamo. Folding hand-colored map of South America. Contemporary full calf over boards. Morocco title label with gilt lettering to spine. Some foxing throughout. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Some shelf wear to binding. Very good.

    Reference: Howes N156.


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    John M. Niles. History of South America and Mexico; Comprising Their Discovery, Geography, Politics, Commerce and Revolutions. To Which is Annexed, a Geographical and Historical View of Texas, with a Detailed Account of the Texian Revolution and War.



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