The life of Sam Houston. (The only authentic memoir of him ever published).

Lester, Charles Edwards.

Published by J.C. Derby, 1855
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Important biography of the soldier and statesman, here in its second edition (the work was formerly known as Sam Houston and His Republic) and greatly expanded. Plates show Houston listening for the signal guns of the Alamo, confronting Santa Anna, and being embraced by his adopted father among the Cherokee, among other heroic scenes; maps include the battleground of San Jacinto and the routes of Santa Anna's and Houston's armies. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). Frontis., 402, [6 (adv.)] pp.; 10 plts. Howes L271. Publisher's blind-stamped cloth, worn and spotted; spine gilt-stamped with title and American eagle, much faded, head pulled. A very few pencil marks and some pages dog-eared; occasional spots of foxing. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The life of Sam Houston. (The only authentic...
Publisher: J.C. Derby
Publication Date: 1855

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Book Description Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Lester was born in Griswold, Connecticut, a descendant of Jonathan Edwards. He was of a roving disposition and traveled widely in the United States and Europe. He was admitted to the bar in Mississippi and later was ordained a minister in the Presbyterian church. In 1840, he addressed antislavery meetings in Massachusetts and was elected a delegate to the London antislavery conference of that year.He did not return to the United States after the close of the conference but remained in England. His The Glory and Shame of England, published in New York in 1841, criticized England s antislavery professions. In 1842, President Tyler appointed Lester United States Consul at Genoa. He wrote: The Life of Vespucius (1845; new edition, 1905) The Artist, The Merchant, and the Statesman of the age of the Medici and of Our own Times (two volumes, 1845) My Consulship (two volumes, 1851) The Napoleon Dynasty (1852) The Life of Sam Houston (1855) Passages from the History of the United States (1866) America s Advancement, or the Progress of the United States during their First Century (1878) The Mexican Republic (1878) a Life of Charles Sumner (1874). Bookseller Inventory # APC9781533639721

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