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The Overthrow of American Slavery Containing Descriptions of Important Events and Sketches of Some of the Prominent Actors by  William G QUEAL - First Edition - 1885 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Overthrow of American Slavery Containing Descriptions of Important Events and Sketches of Some of the Prominent Actors

by QUEAL, William G

Condition: Near Fine


New York and Cincinnat: Printed for the Author by Phillips & Hunt and Cranston & Stowe, 1885. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 275pp. Blue cloth stamped in black and lettered in gilt. Slight wear at the extremities, a couple of faint and nearly invisible spots on the front board, overall very near fine. Largely consists of poetry about the abolition of slavery.




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