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[SLAVERY & ABOLITION]. STRINGFELLOW, Thornton. Scriptural and Statistical Views in Favor of Slavery. Richmond, VA: J.W. Randolph, 1856.

STRINGFELLOW, Thornton. Scriptural and Statistical Views in Favor of Slavery. Richmond, VA: J.W. Randolph, 1856.

4.75 x 7.5 in. 149pp. (edge scuffing, moisture stains along edges, overall light browning) Printed paper wraps (scuffing, corners missing, spine worn)

Stringfellow argues that slavery is a blessing based on scripture (Mosaic Law as well as letters of Paul, especially) and statistics based on the 1850 census. He maintains that the south is better off in religious and material life compared to the urban northeastern states.

RARE: OCLC locates only 3 copies. 

Estimate: $250 - $350
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$188
02/26/2021

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