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    [Jabez D. Hammond]. Letter to the Hon. John C. Calhoun, on the Annexation of Texas. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1844. 8vo, 34 pages. Bound in green cloth over boards with spine label attached. According to Streeter, "Here in a document written after Polk's election he [Hammond] learnedly refutes various arguments for annexation . . . The Lamar Letter (No. 1517) is quoted to show that annexation will perpetuate slavery." Moderate to heavy foxing throughout.

    Reference: Streeter 1503. Howes H142.


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    March, 2014
    15th Saturday
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