135 pages. 22 x 15 cm. Large fold-out lithographed map of Texas in original colors, engraved by Wm. P. Northrup & Co. 16 wood engraved views on 14 pages, A promotional tract to encourage emigration to Texas. After a general description of the potential new settlers, there is a summary of the Constitution of the State relating to settlement and property, with some forward thinking provisions for women's rights, information about wages and prices, and then a county by county description of the state, including a listing of land for sale, with prices. Fold-out map fresh and clean, considering the fragility of the publication, an unusually bright and fresh copy. Orig. illustrated and decorated wrappers. Fine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Homes In Texas On The Line Of The ...
Publisher: Printing House of Matthews Bros. & Bryant
Publication Date: 1880
Binding: Original Wraps
Edition: First edition.
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