Rules Discipline Yearly Meeting 1826 American Religious Society Slaves "Negroes"Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity).
Rules of Discipline of the Yearly-Meeting, Held on Rhode-Island, for New-England.
Published 1826 by B. Lindsey & Co. Originally published 1809, New Bedford, Massachusetts by Abraham Shearman.
156 pages. Text in English.
Contents include a section relating to Slaves and Negroes.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, leather scuffed and abraded, top of spine leather missing, text block with heavy old damp stain to first few pages.
Text block remains tight, book opens to title page, still displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.