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    [Slave Songs]. Gems of Songs. A Selection of the Most Popular Songs, Glees, Duetts, Choruses, &C. Also a Great Variety of Irish, Scotch, Sentimental and Comic Songs: and All the Favorite Negro Melodies, Vol. I. New York: D. & J. Sadler, [1847]. No edition stated. Thirty-twomo. Contemporary leather binding with gilt titles. Rear hinge broken, backstrip detached. Some rubbing, soiling and edgewear to extremities. Frontis and title pages torn with some loss. Some foxing and dampstaining throughout. Good.


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    October, 2014
    9th Thursday
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