A portraiture of domestic slavery, in the United States : with reflections on the practicability of restoring the moral rights of the slave, without impairing the legal privileges of the possessor ; and a project of a colonial asylum for free persons of colour: including memoirs of facts on the interior traffic in slaves, and on kidnapping : illustrated with engravings (Book, 1817) [WorldCat.org]
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A portraiture of domestic slavery, in the United States : with reflections on the practicability of restoring the moral rights of the slave, without impairing the legal privileges of the possessor ; and a project of a colonial asylum for free persons of colour: including memoirs of facts on the interior traffic in slaves, and on kidnapping : illustrated with engravings Preview this item
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A portraiture of domestic slavery, in the United States : with reflections on the practicability of restoring the moral rights of the slave, without impairing the legal privileges of the possessor ; and a project of a colonial asylum for free persons of colour: including memoirs of facts on the interior traffic in slaves, and on kidnapping : illustrated with engravings

Author: Jesse TorreyCharles GoodmanRobert PiggotAlexander LawsonWilliam CowperAll authors
Publisher: Philadelphia : Published by the author : John Bioren, printer, 1817.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Controversial literature
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Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jesse Torrey; Charles Goodman; Robert Piggot; Alexander Lawson; William Cowper; Mungo Park; Goodman & Piggot,
OCLC Number: 880916890
Notes: Plates engraved by Goodman & Piggot and Alexander Lawson.
"Restless appeal to the human heart.": first 36 lines of Cowper's Task. Book II. The Time-piece on p. [63].
"A Picture of Africa at home.": excerpts from Mungo Park's Travels in the interior districts of Africa on p. [65]-83.
Description: vii, [2], 10-94 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Jesse Torrey, Jun. physician ; author of a series of essays on morals and the diffusion of knowledge.

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