May 07, 2020 - Sale 2534

Sale 2534 - Lot 41

Price Realized: $ 2,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Kenrick, John. Horrors of Slavery. 59 pages. 12mo, original printed wrappers, dogeared and backstrip perished; moderate dampstaining and foxing, a few early pencil scribbles on blank pages. Cambridge, MA: Hilliard & Metcalf, 1817

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First and only edition. Divided into two parts, the first consisting of a digest of speeches by William Wilberforce and other British abolitionists. The second are "extracts, chiefly American, compiled from authentic sources." Afro-Americana 5535.