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A Message to the Public

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A Message to the Public

by Walker, A.B. (Abraham Beverley)

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  • Paperback
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Saint John, NB: African Civilization Movement, 1905. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 32-page stapled pamphlet in original blue wrappers with small vignette of sailing ship on front cover. Includes photographic frontispiece of author. Walker is described as President and Promoter of The African Civilization Movement which, on p. 1, is described as pleading "for a full measure of justice, right, and equality for all mankind". The executive committee of the association includes men from Nova Scotia as well as Saint John. Walker was a lawyer and journalist, described in the Dictionary of Canadian Biography as "the leading man of his race in the Maritimes" in the mid 1890s. Last page is membership form. Covers soiled , chips to lower spine, corner of one page missing, but text not affected, interior completely clean in this scarce publication..

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Bookseller
Alexander Books (ABAC/ILAB) CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
100215
Title
A Message to the Public
Author
Walker, A.B. (Abraham Beverley)
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
African Civilization Movement
Place of Publication
Saint John, NB
Date published
1905
Keywords
Afro Americans; Canadian History
Bookseller catalogs
Slavery;

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All prices quoted in US dollars. Items will be held for 10 days and shipped upon receipt of payment. Payment by cheque (U.S.A. or Canada), VISA, MC or International Money Order. Add 5% GST on Canadian Orders. Books may be returned within five days of receipt for full refund or credit, if not as described. Notification by email or fax required prior to return.Bookplates and signatures are not noted. Books are in original bindings unless otherwise noted.

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soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
spine
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wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback.  Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...[more]
vignette
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