Title The Lives of General Zachary Taylor and General Winfield Scott: To Which is appended An Outline History of Mexico, Aboriginal, Colonial and Republican; And a Brief History of The Mexican War; Including Events To the Surrender of the City of Mexico...
Book Condition Fair
Edition First Edition
Size 5 3/4" x 9"
Publisher New York H. Phelps & Co. 1848
Seller ID 029223
64 pp., stitched illustrated paper wraps. Map of Mexico and plus 12 additional engravings. Rear cover detached. Both covers chipped around the edges with a triangle missing in one corner of each but not affecting text on front and affecting only a few letters on rear. Two prior owner names on front free endpaper; one is dated 1849. Pages are foxed throughout but text, engravings and maps are very legible. A scarce contemporaneous account of the generals and the Mexican War.