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The American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Reporter Newspaper Vol I No.10 and 11, December, 1840 double issue. 16 pages which are stitch-bound were published by the American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, which split off from the American Anti-Slavery Society in 1840 over a number of issues, including the increasing influence of anarchism (and an unwillingness to participate in the government’s political process), hostility to established religion, and feminism in the latter. Prominent members included the brothers Arthur and Lewis Tappan, Samuel Cornish, and Theodore S. Wright. This tenth and eleventh double issue includes articles about: Ireland, Scotland, England,Churches across the US, Louis Tappan letters and petitions, a list of the dollar amount that was paid for the Amistad Africans and much more..

Condition

Center creased vertically and horizontally from folding. Pages are clean and bright, Covers lightly toned around edges only with age appropriate edge damage. This was stored in a damp building and may have a slight odor

Dimensions

9 x 14 in

Weight

2 oz

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Abolitionist newspaper Dec 1840

Estimate $400 - $500Jan 19, 2019