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A South-Side View of Slavery 1854  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$360
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A South-Side View of Slavery; or, Three Months at the South, in 1854 - from the library of Jack London

Author:
Adams, Nehemiah

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
T. R. Marvin

Date:
1854

Description:

viii, 7-214 pp. 18x10 cm (7x4½"), blind-stamped brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.

This copy from the library of Jack London, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Adams, though in favor of abolition, was convinced the abolitionists were exaggerating after making visits to the South, including Georgia, South Carolina and Virginia.


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Condition:
Some wear to binding with rubbing to extremities, leaning a bit; toning to interior; very good.


 
Item number:
281400
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