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Tragic Cavalier: Governor Manuel Salcedo of Texas, 1808-1813 by  Jr Felix D. Almaraz - First Edition - 1971 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and

Tragic Cavalier: Governor Manuel Salcedo of Texas, 1808-1813

by Felix D. Almaraz, Jr

Condition: Very good +/very good

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1971. First Edition. Cloth. Very good +/very good. Very good plus first edition, which would be fine except for the previous (large) owner's name blacked out on first free end paper. Blue cloth boards with silver title stamping on spine. Gray end papers. In a very good, original, unclipped dust jacket with tiny price sticker. Dust jacket shows minor loss in an otherwise closed small tear on rear jacket. vii, 206 pp. including index. Octavo, 6 x 8 3/4 inches tall.


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