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The practicability of the abolition of slavery

a lecture, delivered at the lyceum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, February, 1831

by Sedgwick, Theodore

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Published by Printed by J. Seymour, Nassau-Street, corner of Ann. in New-York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAbolition of slavery, Restoration of natural rights
ContributionsSedgwick, Henry D. (Henry Dwight), 1785-1831
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24598942M
OCLC/WorldCa64746263

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Thomas Clarkson, along with people like William Wilberforce, Granville Sharp, James Edward Oglethorpe and Lord Mansfield were among that small group of people who were progressive enough in a wholly otherwise non-progressive era, to put forward the case that slavery violated the rights of men and : Thomas Clarkson.

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