Sep 24, 2020 - Sale 2546

Sale 2546 - Lot 356

Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(MEXICO.) [Arista, Manuel.] Memoria del Secretario de Estado y del despacho de Guerra y Marina. 27 pages plus [23] leaves of tables and notes, some folding. Folio, later plain calf, minor wear, original printed wrappers bound in; minor wear. Mexico, 1849

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An annual report by Mexico's minister of war, in the wake of the Mexican-American War. In addition to a detailed assessment of Mexico's defeated army, pages 10-13 are devoted to the Indians threatening the nation's northern frontier.