The Liberty Minstrel. Geo. W. CLARK.

The Liberty Minstrel

New-York: Leavitt & Alden, 1844. First Edition. Collection of abolitionist songs, hymns, and poems, including "Slave Girl Mourning Her Father" and "The Slave and Her Babe"; "The Negro's Appeal"; "Negro Boy Sold for a Watch"; and "The Quadroon Maiden," with words by Longfellow. DUMOND, p. 39, giving publisher name "Benedict"; LCP AFRO-AMERICANA 2345. 12mo (17cm.); publisher's purple textured cloth, upper cover lettered in gilt; iv,[5]-184pp.; music throughout. Ex-Westborough Historical Society with their later (1903) markings, boards a bit soiled, spine sunned, contemporary illegible ownership signature to front flyleaf and title page, a few signatures sprung, foxing and soil throughout textblock, long horizontal closed tear across rear free endpaper, else a Good or better, still sturdy copy.

Price: $250.00

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