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SCRAPS OF EARLY TEXAS HISTORY, By Mrs. Mary S. Helm, Who With Her First Husband, Elias R. Wightman, Founded The City Of Matagorda, In 1828-9.

Helm, Mary S.

Published by B. R. Warner & Co., Austin, 1884
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From The Wright Collection (Waxahachie, TX, U.S.A.)

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Maroon cloth faded, 198 pp. Cloth worn on corners & spine ends. "This book the Property of Leliah Gladys Fisher" in ink on title page. The personal recollections of the author, who with her first husband, Elias Wightman, founded the city of Matagorda in 1828-29. Also contains his lengthy description of Texas written in the 1820s. Basic Tx. Bks #90-"This volume begins with an extraordinary account of the Texas Revolution from a woman's viewpoint, including one of the best descriptions extant of the Runaway Scrape." RARE. Bookseller Inventory # 024232

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Title: SCRAPS OF EARLY TEXAS HISTORY, By Mrs. Mary ...

Publisher: B. R. Warner & Co., Austin

Publication Date: 1884

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No D.j. Issued

Edition: 1st..

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