Texas Almanac for 1857. A. H. Belo Corporation.

Texas Almanac for 1857

Hardcover, Galveston, Texas: Richardson & Co., 1966. Near Fine. A 1966 facsimile reproduction. From the Foreword, "In January, 1857, the crude press of The Galveston News brought forth what publisher Willard Richardson later described as 'an untried experiment.' That venture was the first edition of the Texas Almanac. You are reading a facsimile reprint of that publication which became one of the most influential volumes ever published in Texas." Ships same or next business day. Slight slant to spine. Minor edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends. Light tanning to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. No dust jacket. Protected in archival cover. ; B&W Illustrations & Charts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages. [Item #78405]

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