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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 130 of 207: Church, Mary pseud. [Temple, Catherine] Sierra Leone or, the Liberated Africans, in a Series of Letters from a Young Lady to her Sister in 1833 & 34. Longman & Co., 1835. 8vo, green pebble cloth, upper board with printed label; pp. 49; provenance: Mary Parkinson, Ravendale July 1835 (owner's pen ink inscription on title). The Liberated Africans of the title were African slaves rescued by the West Africa Squadron of the Royal Navy during the Blockade of Africa. They were officially liberated by t

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Sold For:£800
Estimate: £60 - £80

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed