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Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1969. Hardcover. xiv, 298p., cloth boards spine-titled gilt; tail rim is somewhat worn. A photo-reproduction of the 1861 edition. The book's main focus is on slavery and race relations, with fears that England and France may intervene on the side of the Confederacy. Select bibliographies reprint.
[Washington DC]: 1846. 17p., disbound, slight crimping and mild foxing of text, otherwise sound and clean. 28th Congress 1st session. Rep. no. 753, Ho. of Reps. Reprints communications from the Spanish minister Mr. Calderon, discussing the ongoing Amistad case and the irritation it continued to cause in US-Spain relations.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1917. 8p., 4.75x7.25 inches, very good in original stapled wraps. A call to denounce the actions of Germany in Belgium and the north of France during World War One, where the Germans deported large numbers of Belgians and French to slave-labor sites in Germany.
New York: Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1856. Hardcover. 396p., steel-engraved frontis portrait (tissue-guard torn), second edition. Mild foxing and toning throughout the textblock plus occasional small stains, one signature is started badly and is held by only one thread, ownership legend on endsheet from 1867. The black cloth casebinding with...