Olmsted, Frederick Law
Title: THE SLAVE STATES Before the Civil War
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Fourth Printing
Publisher:  Capricorn Books 1959
Seller ID: 10627
4th printing. Clean, tight condition. Pages unmarked other than name/small stamp on endpage. Cover has light edgewear, a little moreso to corners and creasing to spine. Olmsted wrote these clear-sighted accounts of life in the South in the 1850's as articles in the New York Times and written as they were with balanced intelligence, and ability to see comedy where comedy was, and a hatred of slavery, they rapidly became the most important source of information about life in the slaveholding states of the South... (162osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 255 pages;
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