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(London: Penguin Books, 2000). Edited by Sara Salih. 196 x 127 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. xli + (i) + 115; facsimile title page from the third edition of 1831. Previous owner's discreet book label on first page. Fine condition. The life story of Mary Prince, employed as a domestic servant by Thomas Pringle, secretary of… Read more
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Oroonoko, or, the Royal Slave

by Behn, Aphra

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(New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1997). With an Introduction by Lore Metzger. 208 x 140 mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. xv + (i) + 78. Near fine. "As Aphra Behn's career inspired women, especially writers, Oroonoko was taken up as a weapon by reformers in the long battle against the slave trade. Over the… Read more
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(New York: Oxford University Press, 1974). 203 x 134 mm; wraps; pp. xviii + 219, incl. index; maps. Good to very good condition. Spine sunned; upper wrapper a little scratched; page edges somewhat browned; previous owner's name signed on half-title. "This is an extremely important book ... It is the most detailed, comprehensive, and best study yet… Read more
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(New York: Schocken Books, 1969). 200 x 135 mm; pictorial wraps; pp. xxxvi + (ii) + 335, incl. index. Good to very good condition. Wraps somewhat sunned; corners of upper cover a little creased. First published in 1896. This edition with a new introduction by A. Norman Klein. '"How far in a state can a… Read more
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The African Slave Trade

by Clark, Rufus W.

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(Freeport: Books for Libraries Press, 1970). Facsimile of the 1860 first edition published in Boston by the American Tract Society; The Black Heritage Library Collection. 8vo; original black cloth; spine silver gilt; no dustwrapper; pp. (ii) + 102. Some spotting to endpapers. Very good condition. A treatise on the history of the slave trade and its… Read more
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(New York: Checkmark Books, 2001). 277 x 214 mm; laminated pictorial wraps; pp. (vi) + 458, incl. index; monochrome illustrations in text. Wraps very slightly shelf-soiled, with a little curl to corners. Very good condition. "The history of the enslavement of African Americans in North America stretches from the beginning of European colonization and lasted until the… Read more
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Wilberforce. A Narrative

by Coupland, R

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(London: Oxford University Press, 1923, 1st edition). 8vo; original burgundy cloth; spine gilt; pp. vi + (ii) + 528, incl. index; plates with tissue guards. Corners and edges a little bumped; ownership inscription dated August 1929 on half-title, and owner's name signed on title page; some browning and light spotting to endpapers and final leaves. Good to very… Read more
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