Lot 253An important Act in the abolition of Slavery...

Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm



An important Act in the abolition of Slavery – Act to carry into effect the Treaty between Her Majesty and the United States of America for the suppression of the African Slave Trade, printed Act of Parliament dated July 17th 1862, folio 37pp unbound, together with a further rectifying Act relating to the same (2pp folio). An important Act in the suppression of Slavery. Although the trade had been abolished throughout the British Empire in the early part of the century, it continued unabated throughout the USA

Guide Price: £50.00 - £70.00

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