Mar 21, 2013 - Sale 2308

Sale 2308 - Lot 358

Price Realized: $ 8,400
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 12,000 - $ 17,000
(PERIODICALS.) [DELANY, MARTIN ROBINSON, FRANCES ELLEN HARPER, et al.] The Anglo-African Magazine. 400 pages. Tall royal 8vo, modern 1/4 polished black calf with triple gilt spine bands, and floral tools within four panels, in period style; paper evenly toned. Contemporary ownership signature of Ellis Potter on end-papers. New York: Thomas Hamilton, 1859

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first edition, printing the first published story by an african american woman,An almost complete run (only three other issues were produced from January-March, 1860) of this rare and important African American periodical. Contains contributions from Frances E. W. Harper, M