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The Advocates of Peace in Antebellum America

by Ziegler, Valarie H.

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Published
1992
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9780253368645
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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1992. Hardcover. x, 241p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good first edition in lightly worn unclipped dj. Religion in North America. On The American Peace Society and the New England Non-Resistant Society.
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image of The tragedy of the Negro in America; a condensed history of the enslavement, sufferings, emancipation, present condition and progress of the Negro race in the United States of America, prepared at the special request of the philanthropic and Christian public of both England and America

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Boston: the author, 1897. Hardcover. xvii, 253p. including photographs, previous owner's slightly smeared signature, hinge weakening, boards spotted with a worn spot on spine. Stanford, a black minister, left England for the United States in order to write a brief sketch of African American life, but "was soon convinced that a pamphlet of ten or a dozen pages would… Read more
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image of United States senatorial question; speeches delivered in the Assembly of the State of New-York by the honorables messrs. C.C. Leigh, C. P. Johnson, J. W. Stebbins [et al.] and others, in exposition of the oaths, obligations and rituals of the Know-Nothings, during the debate on the United States senatorial question, February 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6, 1855

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Albany NY: Weed, Parsons & Company, Printers, 1855. 62p. self-wraps (title page is p.1) plus a blank, printed smallpoint in doublecolumns, disbound but holding nicely. First leaf (title & unprinted verso, or pp.1 & 2) and last leaf (the blank, or pp.63 & 64) bear mild, almost faint, small old semi-circular dampstains, adjacent leaves less affected, a quite satisfactory… Read more
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Black and White: Cultural Interaction in the Antebellum South

by Ownby, Ted, editor

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Published
1993
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Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1993. Trade Paperback. 241p., softcover, new in original plastic shrinkwrap.
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image of Fettered freedom; civil liberties and the slavery controversy, 1830-1860

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East Lansing: Michigan State College Press, 1949. Hardcover. xiii, 273p. + 4p. illus, edgeworn dj.
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image of Slavery agitation in Virginia, 1829-1832; awarded the Mrs. Simon Baruch University Prize for 1929

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1930. Hardcover. viii, 162p. A bright, very good copy, something inked over agressively on front free endpaper near top, hinge starting.
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image of William Jay and the constitutional movement for the abolition of slavery, with a preface by John Jay

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1893. Hardcover. xiii, 185p. + six plates, first edition, front hinge weakening, title page/copyright page has completely seperated from text block, former owner's signature and date (1905) written in pencil on first front endpage.
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La cabaña del Tio Tom;

by Stowe, Harriett Beecher and Oscar Lozano S. (transl.)

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Published
1982
ISBN
9789681501808
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Mexico City: Editores Mexicanos Unidos, 1982. Paperback. 297p., later printing, wraps. Spanish language translation of Uncle Tom's Cabin. Coleccion Literaria Universal.
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image of The antislavery appeal; American abolitionism after 1830

The antislavery appeal; American abolitionism after 1830

by Walters, Ronald G.

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Published
1976
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9780801818615
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Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1976. Hardcover. xvii, 196p, 1st printing. very good in a bit soiled and rubbed dj.
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image of Ambivalent conspirators; John Brown, the secret six, and a theory of slave violence

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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982. Hardcover. xii, 298p., first printing. slightly worn dj.
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The abolitionists; a collection of their writings

by Ruchames, Louis

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Published
1963
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1963. Hardcover. 259p., first edition, review copy with presentation card, errata slip and Kirkus' Service review included, dj. Ruchames provides an introduction to the book and short introductory notes to the writings of the principal figures in the abolitionist movement. White abolitionists are identified by name; African American contributors---including Frederick Douglass---by race only! … Read more
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image of Onkel Toms Hütte. Eine Erzählung aus dem Negerleben in den Sklavenstaaten Nordamerikas. Für di deutsche Jungend bearbeitet von Fr. Hoffman. Mit farbendruckbildern nach Uquarellen vonE. Hosang

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Berlin: G. Hendersohn, n.d.. Hardcover. 137p. + 3 color plates, later German language edition, hinge starting, text block toned, else good.
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image of The Antelope; the ordeal of the recaptured Africans in the administrations of James Monroe and John Quincy Adams

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977. Hardcover. vii, 198p., very good hardcover in lightly shelfworn dj with a somewhat faded spine.
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Antislavery reconsidered; new perspectives on the abolitionists

by Perry, Lewis and Michael Fellman, eds

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780807104798
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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1979. Hardcover. xvi, 348p., first edition. shelfworn dj including sticker shadow/glue residue to top right corner of front panel, else very good.
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William Lloyd Garrison and the humanitarian reformers

by Nye, Russell B.

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Published
1955
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1955. Hardcover. 215p., first edition, ex library with usual stamps and card pocket, no dj. Library of American biography.
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image of Slavery agitation in Virginia, 1829-1832; awarded the Mrs. Simon Baruch University Prize for 1929

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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1930. Hardcover. viii, 162p., ex library, embossed stamp on title page, else no library-markings.
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£36.25