Letters on the Colonization Society : with a view of its probable results ... : addressed to the Hon. C. F. Mercer, M.H.R.U.S. /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839
Corporate Author: Gale (Firm)
Other Authors: Mercer, Charles Fenton, 1778-1858
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : Young, printer, 1832.
Edition:2nd ed., enl. and improved.
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Description
Item Description:"Under the following heads: The origin of the society; Increase of the coloured population; Manumission of slaves in this country; Declarations of legislatures and other assembled bodies in favour of the society; Situation of the colonists at Monrovia and other towns; Moral and religious character of the settlers; Soil, climate, productions, and commerce of Liberia; Advantages to the free coloured population, by emigration to Liberia; Disadvantages of slavery to the white population; Character of the natives of Africa before the irruptions of the Barbarians; Effects of colonization on the slave trade with a slight sketch of that nefarious and accursed traffic."
Reproduction of the original from Yale University Libraries.
Sabin number 10870.
Electronic resource.
Physical Description:iv, 1 unnumbered page, 6-32 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.