The West Indies, and Other Poems.

hardcover. 160pp. tall 16mo, cl.-backed orig. bds., (inner hinge strengthened, slight dampstain on first 3pp.). London, 1818.

"Written to commemorate the abolition of the slave trade. The title piece sketches the history of the islands, the misery of the blacks, the work of the missionaries and abolitionists, and the ending of the (slave) traffic..." Ragatz, p. 530.

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