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    Slavery Through a Northern Woman's Eyes... a Rare Imprint A 32-page pamphlet in yellow, pictorial wraps entitled "The Views of Judge Woodward and Bishop Hopkins on Negro Slavery at the South, Illustrated from the Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation by Mrs. Frances Anne Kemble, (late Butler)." The pamphlet includes extracts taken from a diary, written as letters, kept during the winter and spring of 1838-1839, on a rice and cotton plantation on the coast of Georgia. The writer, Frances Kemble, paints a remarkable picture of slave life, evoking the horror and suffering, especially by slave women. Two minor holes in margin otherwise fine. A rare, important work.

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    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
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