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THE HISTORY of THE RISE, PROGRESS, and ACCOMPLISHMENT of THE ABOLITION OF THE AFRICAN SLAVE-TRADE by THE BRITISH PARLIAMENT
FIRST EDITION, 1808, STILL IN THE ORIGINAL BOARDS AND UNTRIMMED AS ISSUED. 8vo, approximately 225 x 140 mm, 8¾ x ½ inches, 3 engraved plates, 2 folding, 1 folding is the large famous illustration of the layout on a slave ship, 1 small text illustration, pages: [4], 1-572; [2] 1-592 plus small tipped in advert, original blue paper boards, pages untrimmed, many pages unopened, mostly in Volume 1. Spines worn with most of the original paper missing, no printed labels. Hinges weak but still holding, inner paper hinges cracked, occasional pale age-browning and spotting, pale brown offset from large folding plate to text either side, slight pale browning and spotting to all plates, a few margins have small closed tears and a few are badly opened, mostly affecting margins, no loss to text, otherwise a very good set in the orginal boards. Sabin, A Dictionary of Books Relating to America Volume I, 13486. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST.
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