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Two Anti-Slavery Imprints, Incl. Pictures of the Peculiar Institution as it exists in Louisiana and Mississippi by an Eye Witness

Pictures of the 'Peculiar Institution,' As It Exists in Louisiana and Mississippi. Boston; J.B. Yerrinton & Son, 1850. 

8vo (129 x 213 mm). Original wrappers (minor spots). 

FIRST EDITION of this anonymous ("By an Eye-Witness") anti-slavery pamphlet especially focused on the treatment of women. 


SWEETSER, Reuben (1812-1861). An Essay on the Subject of Slavery: A Prize Essay. Portland, [ME]: printed by David Tucker, 1857. 

8vo (141 x 230 mm). Original wrappers (two large damp stains in opposing corners).

FIRST EDITION. Anti-slavery pamphlet by Congregationalist preacher Sweetser. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
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