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    Sale 2503 | Lot 6
    Price Realized: $563With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2503 Lot 6

      (SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Group of 3 London printings of important slavery narratives. 3 volumes in one. [2], ix, [1], 14-168; viii, 118, [2]; xv, [1], 87, [1] pages. 12mo, contemporary 1/2 calf, moderate wear, lacking spine label; lacking front endpapers; library number on backstrip. London: Charles Gilpin, 1849-51

      Estimate $500 - 750

      Narrative of the Life of William W. Brown, an American Slave. 3 full-page illustrations; lacks frontispiece, title page worn and detached. First published in Boston in 1847. "Thirteenth thousand," 1850 * The Life of Josiah Henson, Formerly a Slave. First published in Boston in 1849. "Fifth thousand," 1851 * The Fugitive Blacksmith, or, Events in the History of James W.C. Pennington. First published in London in 1849. Second edition, 1849.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $563