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STOWE, Harriet Beecher
Uncle Tom's cabin: a tale of life among the lowly
John P. Jewett. 1852 1st ed Uncle Tom’s Cabin Beecher Stowe Slavery Abolition Civil War 2v Set “A moral battle cry for freedom!” – Langston Hughes on Uncle Tom’s Cabin. No other work of literature helped lay the groundwork for the American Civil War quite like Harriet Beecher Stowe’s ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin.’ In turn, many historians have ‘credited’ this novel with being the contributing factor to the Civil War. This incredible story portrays slave families being torn apart through being sold and resold by slave masters. This story had a polarizing reaction. Over 300,000 of the first edition had to be printed, but remarkably was banned in most of the American South! Even still, it was the most-popular and highest-selling book in the 19th-century and is on the Grolier American 100! A charming edition set of an American classic that “helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War!” (Will Kaufman) Item number: #9945 Price: $950 STOWE, Harriet Beecher Uncle Tom's cabin: a tale of life among the lowly Boston: John P. Jewett, 1852. First Edition, 60th Thousand. Details: Collation: Complete with all pages Vol. I – x, 312, [2] Vol. II – iv, 322, [3] 8 illustrations throughout 2 frontis vignettes 6 full-page illustrations References: BAL 19343; Grolier American 100, 61; Sabin 92457; Wright 2401 Language: English Binding: Cloth; tight and secure Size: ~8in X 5in (20cm x 12.5cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 9945 Photos available upon … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian [Columbia, MO, U.S.A.]

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