Feb 26, 2009 - Sale 2171

Sale 2171 - Lot 46

Estimate: $ 350 - $ 500
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) GRIEST, ELLWOOD. John and Mary; the Fugitive Slaves. A Tale of South-Eastern Pennsylvania. 226 pages. Small 8vo, original brick red cloth, stamped in gilt and blind. A fine copy. Lancaster: Inquirer Printing, 1873

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first edition. According to the author''s preface "The following story, written for the Lancaster Inquirer, is based on facts that came within the personal knowledge of the writer. The characters described are all real ones, as will be attested by many of the older inhabitants."