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CLARKE, Milton and Lewis. Narratives of the Sufferings of Lewis and Milton Clarke, Sons of a Soldier of the Revolution, during a Captivity of More than Twenty Years among the Slaveholders of Kentucky. Boston: Bela Marsh, 1846.

8vo. Engraved portrait frontispiece. (Some minor spotting or soiling.) Publisher's green blind-stamped cloth gilt (some light wear, primarily to corners and spine ends).

FIRST EDITION of Lewis and Milton Clarke's narrative, which they dictated to J.C. Lovejoy, who notes in his preface "it gave me a new and more vivid impression of the wrongs of Slavery than I had ever before felt" (p. 3).

Estimate: $300 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$188
02/18/2021

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