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Life and Liberty in America: or, Sketches of a Tour in the United States and Canada in 1857-58

By: Mackay, Charles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1859

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 16692

Condition: Very Good-


Blindstamped, deep brown covers with faded gilt tiles on spine. Some edge, corner and surface wearwith some minor loss at bottom of spine and area nest to spine edge. Please see scan. Two former owner's bookmarks -- one on front pastedown and one on the ffep. Interior foxing, as is common in this title. Overall, the book is square and the binding secure with no tears or parting. G+ to VG-. This is the of an antebellum trip to the US, with a number of chapters on the South, by a British citizen. Mackay observes and discusses slavery, evincing a somewhat positive attitude toward the Southern own... View more info