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Benezet, Anthony 1713-1784

Overview
Works: 321 works in 1,666 publications in 4 languages and 26,725 library holdings
Genres: History  Controversial literature  Biography  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Textbooks  Poetry  Apologetic writings  Sources  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Correspondent
Classifications: Z1215, 330
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Most widely held works by Anthony Benezet
Some historical account of Guinea: its situation, produce, and the general disposition of its inhabitants with an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave trade, its nature, and lamentable effects by Anthony Benezet( Book )

107 editions published between 1771 and 2008 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short account of that part of Africa, inhabited by the Negroes With respect to the fertility of the country, the good disposition of many of the natives, and the manner by which the slave trade is carried on by Anthony Benezet( Book )

106 editions published between 1762 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations sur l'origine, les principes, et l'etablissement en Amerique, de la Société des Amis : connus sous la denomination de Quakers by Anthony Benezet( Book )

98 editions published between 1753 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of negroes with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748 by Anthony Benezet( Book )

48 editions published between 1759 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A caution to Great Britain and her colonies, in a short representation of the calamitous state of the enslaved negroes in the British dominions by Anthony Benezet( Book )

63 editions published between 1767 and 2009 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mighty destroyer displayed, in some account of the dreadful havock made by the mistaken use as well as abuse of distilled spirituous liquors by Anthony Benezet( Book )

45 editions published between 1774 and 2005 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serious considerations on several important subjects viz. on war and its inconsistency with the Gospel, observations on slavery. And remarks on the nature and bad effects of spirituous liquors by Anthony Benezet( Book )

26 editions published between 1778 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the slave trade by Anthony Benezet( Book )

30 editions published between 1780 and 1783 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A caution and warning to Great-Britain and her colonies, in a short representation of the calamitous state of the enslaved Negroes in the British dominions by Anthony Benezet( Book )

42 editions published between 1766 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short observations on slavery introductory to some extracts from the writing of the Abbe Raynal, on that important subject by Anthony Benezet( Book )

31 editions published between 1780 and 1978 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some observations on the situation, disposition, and character of the Indian natives of this continent by Anthony Benezet( Book )

29 editions published between 1774 and 1998 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of our fellow-creatures, the oppressed Africans, respectfully recommended to the serious consideration of the legislature of Great-Britain, by the people called Quakers by London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends)( Book )

42 editions published between 1783 and 2007 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mite cast into the treasury: or, Observations on slave-keeping. [Two lines from Proverbs] by David Cooper( Book )

25 editions published between 1772 and 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Collection of religious tracts [Twelve lines from Swedenborg] by Anthony Benezet( Book )

22 editions published between 1773 and 1780 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life of Anthony Benezet by Roberts Vaux( Book )

8 editions published between 1817 and 1869 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes letters by Benezet, on education, slavery, treatment of Indians, war, etc
 
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Some historical account of Guinea: its situation, produce, and the general disposition of its inhabitants with an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave trade, its nature, and lamentable effects
Alternative Names
Anthony Benezet Amerikaans schoolleraar (1713-1784)

Anthony Benezet US-amerikanischer Lehrer und Abolitionist

Antoine Bénézet

Benezet Anthony 1713-1784

Bénézet, Antoine 1713-1784

Lover of mankind 1713-1784

Languages
English (874)

French (67)

German (50)

Dutch (1)

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A short account of the people called Quakers their rise, religious principles and settlement in America, mostly collected from different authors, for the information of all serious inquirers, particularly foreignersA caution to Great Britain and her colonies, in a short representation of the calamitous state of the enslaved negroes in the British dominionsTo be silent-- would be criminal : the antislavery influence and writings of Anthony Benezet