The Feast of Freedom. [1827?].

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[MORE, Hannah]. [The Feast of Freedom]. (Lacking title page, contents page, and half title page that should read: ‘’The Feast of Freedom; or The Abolition of Domestic Slavery In Ceylon”, [i.e. A5], occasional light spotting, the four music pages are browned, text begins on A3 signature, additional endpapers removed at rear). Later half calf (worn). [London: T. Cadell, 1827?]
A RARE work on an interesting subject; Anti-Slavery.

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[MORE, Hannah]. [The Feast of Freedom]. (Lacking title page, contents page, and half title page that should read: ‘’The Feast of Freedom; or The Abolition of Domestic Slavery In Ceylon”, [i.e. A5], occasional light spotting, the four music pages are browned, text begins on A3 signature, additional endpapers removed at rear). Later half calf (worn). [London: T. Cadell, 1827?]
A RARE work on an interesting subject; Anti-Slavery.
Provenance: crossings out in ink, presumably in a 19th century hand. Bookplate to front pastedown that reads: ‘H.B.M’ (??)
Hannah More (1745-1833) was an English writer and philanthropist who joined a group campaigning against the slave trade.

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Weight0.5 kg
Author/s

Hannah More

Publisher

T. Cadell

Binding

Half calf

Language

English

Non-Fiction Subject

Politics & Government

Date

1827

Place of Publication

London

Region

Europe

Modification Description

Rebound in half calf, Bookplate to front pastedown that reads: ‘H.B.M’ (??)