The Mexican American War in Littell's Living Age, Volume XI, 1846.

Boston: Littell & Gay, later Littell, Son & Company, 1846. Hardcover. Material on the Mexican American War, and the defense of the Alamo.

Littell's Living Age was a magazine that comprised sophisticated selections from various British and American magazines and newspapers, a "Reader's Digest" of it's day. It was generally published on a weekly basis for almost a century, from 1844 to 1941. It was also often the first US publication of serialized stories by important mid-19th century authors such as Trollope. 8vo, approximately 800 pp, bound in original pebbled black morocco with brown boards, gilt title & decoration on raised bands. Generally a little rubbed, a very small perforation of leather at spine, sunned at rear board. Very good overall. Item #20944

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