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    [Texas Republic]. Laws Passed by the Sixth Congress of the Republic of Texas. Published by Authority. Austin: S. Whiting, 1842. First edition. 8vo, 120 pages. Index. Heavily toned and foxed throughout. Waterstaining along the page edges. Binding holes along the left edge. Modern leather binding with spine labels in gilt.

    Among the laws passed during the regular session of the Sixth Congress were those addressing the incorporation of the city of San Antonio, the funding for the publication of the laws of the Republic of Texas into the Spanish language, and the naming of Samuel Whiting as the official printer of official congressional documents. According to Streeter, 2000 copies of this item were printed by Whiting.

    References: Streeter 535. Raines, p. 230. Sabin 95000, note.


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