A DEFENCE OF NEGRO SLAVERY, As It Exists In the United States.
Montgomery, AL: Press of the Alabama Journal, 1846. First Edition. Hardcover. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Very good- condition. Item #018589
[ii],[vii]-[xii], -260 pages. Title page and final leaf washed and light bleached. Small library mark on verso of title page and final leaf obscured with water-torn tissue patch and acrylic paint. Rebound similar to the original binding with dark brown quarter leather spine and antique blue paper-covered boards. New endpapers. There is water-staining affecting most pages of text, with minor foxing. There is no odor. Small black marker line on bottom edge of closed page edges. Reportedly published in an edition of 1000 copies.