Lot 8 of 522:
A Defense of Southern Slavery 1851  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
A Defense of Southern Slavery. Against the attacks of Henry Clay and Alex'r. Campbell

Author:
A Southern Clergyman [L. Brookes, Iveson]

Place:
Hamburg, S.C.

Publisher:
Robinson and Carlisle

Date:
1851

Description:

46, [2] pp. (8vo) stringbound self wrappers. First Edition. 

 "This Pamphlet contains a review of Clay's letter on emancipation and strictures on Mr. Campbell's Tract for the People of Kentucky."-Blockson 9351; Sabin 81954

"In which much of the false philanthropy and mawkish sentimentalism of the abolitionists is met and refuted: in which it is moreover shown that the association of the white and black races in the relation of master and slave is the appointed order of God, as set forth in the Bible, and constitutes the best social condition of both races, and the only true principle of republicanism."


Lot Amendments

Condition:
browning and edgewear to wrappers with chips and minor closed tears, larger closed tear to rear wrapper; darkening to textblock; good.


 
Item number:
303496
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