A Sketch of the Laws relating to Slavery in the Several States of the United States of America
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Kimber and Sharpless
Date Published: 1827
Description: 180pp. 8vo, original boards, spine rebacked in new brown cloth, edges of corners worn, boards lightly soiled, light foxing, upper right corner of front flyleaf lacking. Philadelphia: Kimber and Sharpless, 1827. First Edition.
Comments: Examination of the laws of states where slavery was legal in 1827. Author was a lawyer from Philadelphia who served as a judge on the District Court of Philadelphia. Work p. 343.Edition: First
Book ID: 215170