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Mexico as it was and as it is

by Brantz Mayer

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Published by J. Winchester; [etc., etc.] in New-York .
Written in English

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    Title vignette.

    StatementBy Brantz Mayer... With numerous illustrations on wood, engraved by Butler from drawings by the author
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 390 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves (last blank) :
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26431243M

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