Anti-slavery in America from the Introduction of African Slaves to the Prohibition of the Slave Trade (1619-1808). Mary Stoughton Locke.

Anti-slavery in America from the Introduction of African Slaves to the Prohibition of the Slave Trade (1619-1808)

Boston: Ginn & Company, 1901.

First Edition. Softcover. Good. Radcliffe College Monographs No. 11. 255 pp, in original printed wrappers. Paper covering spine mostly gone, leaving binding a bit tender. Chipping at edges of covers. Text clean. As described in the preface, "the aims of this investigation have been to trace the early development of anti-slavery sentiment under the influence of religious and ethical principles and of political theories; to indicate its practical outcome on the revolutionary period and the years immediately following; to discover the relation of early anti-slavery to that which culminated in universal emancipation, and to determine whether the anti-slavery movement may be regarded as a continuous growth."

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