THE MEXICAN WAR. Ronnie C. Tyler.


A lithographic record. Pp. [xiv]+90, illustrated throughout in colour and black & white (several full page), full page map, the title page printed in red & black, index; wide super roy. 8vo; cloth backed pictorial papered boards, printed paper title label on spine; within red card slipcase with pictorial paper title label, bottom edge of slipcase worn; Texas State Historical Association, Austin, Texas, 1973. Limited edition, being one of 210 numbered copies, signed by the author, the typographer/designer, and the writer of the introduction, and with an extra suite of 16 coloured platesloosely contained within a red paper portfolio. *'Tyler presents a balanced and convincing case for the lithography of the Mexican War as a legitimate source for historians. He examines this evidence critically after detailing the historical antecedents of lithography in nineteenth-century America' [Introduction]. Item #128067

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