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.
First edition. 3 volumes, 12mo., xii, 395; viii, 415; viii, 408pp., original cloth-backed boards, paper labels, a fine, largely unopened set.
Howes A8. Sabin 45.
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