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    [Pro-Slavery]. Van Buren Denslow. Owned and Disowned; or, the Chattel Child. Tale of Southern Life. New York: H. Dayton, 1859. Twelvemo. An early pre-Civil War novel about slavery in the South, in the tradition of Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe. A sentimental look at the lives of African-American slaves as well as Southern whites, rich and poor. Publisher's cloth binding with gilt titles. Spine slightly leaning. Corners and spine ends bumped and showing. Some minor rubbing and edgewear to extremities. Front and rear hinges cracked. Owner's pencil inscription. Some foxing scattered throughout. Good.


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    December, 2014
    18th-24th Thursday-Wednesday
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