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    [Slave Narrative]. Austin Steward. Twenty-Two Years a Slave, and Forty Years a Freeman; Embracing a Correspondence of Several Years, While President of Wilberforce Colony, London, Canada West. Rochester: William Alling, 1857. Story of a Virginian slave who moved with his master to England and was freed when that country declared the abolition of slavery, and thereafter led a full and interesting life. Twelvemo. Publisher's decorative cloth. Spine leaning. Some rubbing, bumping, soiling and edgewear to extremities. Front hinge broken, backstrip detaching. Rear hinge cracked. Front matter starting. Frontispiece tissue guard torn. Last page lacking. Some foxing scattered throughout. Fair.



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    February, 2015
    5th Thursday
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