ABDY, E. S.

Journal of a residence and tour in the United States

£1,250

Journal of a residence and tour in the United States
of North America, from April, 1833, to October 1834 …
London, Murray, 1835.

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Description

The author, a fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge, was sent to inspect the prisons in North America. In addition to this, there is much on slavery and the poor treatment of slaves. An important abolitionist text.

Description

First edition. 3 volumes, 12mo., xii, 395; viii, 415; viii, 408pp., original cloth-backed boards, paper labels, a fine, largely unopened set.

Bibliography

Howes A8. Sabin 45.

 

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