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1 The Town and Country Magazine or Universal Repository of Knowledge, Instruction, and Entertainment Dec 1791
Opp St. Dunstan's Church , London A. Hamiton, Jun. 1791 First Edition 14.5 x 22.5cm Approx 
for December 1791, of 45 pages+front/title page. This issue contains many items inc. an Account of Stepney, discription of Madrid , Slavery, conspircy at Venice, Discrition of Islands & Bay of Naples, Poetry,etc.etc.................postage reduced to UK 1, Europe 1.50 & most other inc USA 2 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 McCarthy, Justin McCarthy The Epochs of Modern History: Epoch of Reform 1830-1850
London Longmans Green & Co 1882 First Edition Buckram 11 x 15.5cm Approx 
XV + 210 pages, good original embossed brown binding, gilt title to spine. Contents good tight copy, one owner name & 1885 to top title page, a few pencil notes to side of text. Tidy single stamp of original book supplier/shop. No major faults. The object of book is to give a clear account of changes in political system from Lord Grey's 1st. Reform Bill to death of Sir Robert Peel ( including corruption, the Irish Tithe system, Black & White slavery, women & children mine & factory workers, Corn Laws etc. etc. ). 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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3 Spring, Gardiner of New York The Obligations of the World to the Bible
London: William Collins, 1846 
First Thus. 4 1/2" x 7 1/2" Approx. 320 pages, a series of lectures to young men inc one titled "the influence of the bible upon Slavery". .The Original embosed binding is rubbed and covers are detatched with top/bottom of spine missing. .Contents ,no inscriptions,frotice illustration of white men giving bibles to Arabs or Negroes, a tight copy with slight discolouration of pages throughout. a rare 1st edition 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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4 Stowe, Harriet Beecher Uncle Tom's Cabin or, Negro Life in the Slave States of America
Halifax: Milner and Sowerby, 1853 
. 4 " x 6 1/2" Approx.. edition by English provincial Publisher, it states Complete Edition ,325 pages. in it's Original brown covers have some minor staining and signs of regluing to spine , good clear gilt title to spine ( except for _ on L ) .Contents NO inscriptions, tight copy, no major faults just a few folded tips of corners and a minor stains on a few pages. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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