Feb 21, 2008 - Sale 2137

Sale 2137 - Lot 25

Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) COFFIN, JOSHUA. An Account of Some of the Principal Slave Insurrections. Collected from Various Sources. 36 pp. Small 8vo pamphlet, lacks the original wrappers; paper slightly and evenly toned, first leaf with some very slight speckling. N.Y., American Anti-Slavery Society, 1860

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first edition. Coffin describes the numerous slave uprisings from 1638 in East Boston to the 19th-century revolts led by Denmark Vesey and Nat turner.