[SLAVERY & ABOLITION]. The American Anti-Slavery Almanac, For 1839. Vol. 1. No. 4. Published for the American Anti-Slavery Society. New York: S.W. Benedict, 1839. Boston: Isaac Knapp, 1839.

4 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. 48pp., numerous illustrations. Disbound (toned, spotting, light soil).

Beginning in 1836, the American Anti-Slavery Society utilized almanacs as a means of communicating to Northerners the cruelty of slavery. The 1839 almanac focused on the sufferings of free people and abolitionists in the North.

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