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STOWE, Harriet Beecher

UNCLE TOM'S CABIN OR, NEGRO LIFE IN THE SLAVE STATES OF AMERICA

STOWE, Harriet Beecher

UNCLE TOM'S CABIN OR, NEGRO LIFE IN THE SLAVE STATES OF AMERICA London :C.H. Clarke, 1852

Description

UK First Edition. 8vo. (22cm) xii, 380 pp. Two titlepages, one of which is engraved; with forty full-page illustrations, each with paper guard. Publisher’s original blue cloth with gilt vignettes to the front and the spine depicting slaves being beaten and chased by dogs, under the inscription “Scenes daily and hourly acting under the shadow of the American law”. All edges gilt, tips of corners rubbed. Binder’s ticket inside the back cover.

Price

£650.00