Item #26856 Cotton is King and Pro-Slavery Arguments: Comprising the Writings of Hammond, Harper, Christy, Stringfellow, Hodge, Bledsoe, and Cartwright, on the Important Subject. E. N. Elliott, Mississippi President of Planters College.
Cotton is King and Pro-Slavery Arguments: Comprising the Writings of Hammond, Harper, Christy, Stringfellow, Hodge, Bledsoe, and Cartwright, on the Important Subject

Cotton is King and Pro-Slavery Arguments: Comprising the Writings of Hammond, Harper, Christy, Stringfellow, Hodge, Bledsoe, and Cartwright, on the Important Subject

Augusta, Georgia: Pritchard, Abbott & Loomis. 1860.

Hardcover. Thick quarto. xvi, pages 17-908 pages, [4] pages of advertisements, [1]. Frontispiece engraving of the author and 4 portrait engravings in text. Brown sheepskin leather binding. covers are edge worn and chipped on the joints. Title labels on the spine are chipped with loss of print. Both covers near detached. Insect damage to the spine, foredge, preliminary pages, and rear pages. About half of the front paste down damaged by insect(s). Text has light to moderate scattered foxing including the portraits. A section on the Supreme Court's Dred Scott Decision and other laws passed regarding slavery are included. Fair condition only.

Howes E 108; Sabin 22263. Fair. Item #26856

Price: $275.00