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INVENTORY #117427

The Great Republic Judged, but not Destroyed; Or the Beginning and End of Slavery, and the Justice of God Displayed in the Doom of Slaveholders

HODGMAN, Rev. Stephen A.

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A scarce abolitionist tract written prior to the conclusion of the American Civil War by a chaplain to a black Union regiment. Topics include: African slavery; early opposition; the "Malum in se" theory; Christianity vs. slavery; breeding slaves for market; Emancipation Proclamation; religious character of the Negro; colored regiments; author's experience among the rebels. Includes Preface to the Second edition written Jan. 7, 1865.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Robert Craighead
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Date Published: 1865
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    274 p. 19 cm. Cloth hardcover with blank impressing. Spine ends softened, tiny holes near rear hinge, corners bumped. Boards are warped. Ink signature on front pastedown. Some foxing to first pages and text block edges.

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