Longfellow on SlaveryHenry Wadsworth Longfellow. Poems on Slavery. Cambridge: John Owen, 1842.
First edition. Small octavo, sewn wrappers. 31 pages, plus six pages of ads.
Publisher's pale yellow glazed printed wrappers. Wrappers lightly soiled and creased, with a couple of small chips; 1.25-inch separation along spine. Occasional foxing throughout. A few leaves unopened; one leaf partially -- and carelessly -- opened. Generally very good.
Longfellow's contribution to the anti-slavery movement, with the intent of furthering the spread of abolitionism. Scarce.
BAL 12068. Sabin 41920.
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