Apr 15, 2021 - Sale 2564

Sale 2564 - Lot 328

Price Realized: $ 938
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(WEST--NEW MEXICO.) José Agustin de Escudero. Noticias estadisticas del estado de Chihuahua. 253, [7] pages. 4to, original printed wrapper, lacking rear wrapper; lone wormhole in upper margin, minor foxing, minimal wear to contents. Mexico, 1834

Additional Details

First edition in book form, after a serialized newspaper printing in El Telégrafo, although described as "reimpresas." "The earliest book after Independence published in the Chihuahua-New Mexico section, giving an account of the governmental and military system both before Independence and as changed since 1821"--Streeter sale, I:408 (quoting Henry Wagner). Contains material on the Navajos and Jicarilla Apaches, as well as information on New Mexico, El Paso, TX, the Santa Fe Trail, and more. Graff 1258; Howes E176 ("aa"); Palau 81652; Sabin 22844.