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Corporate Author London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends). Meeting for Sufferings.

Title The case of our fellow-creatures, the oppressed Africans : respectfully recommended to the serious consideration of the legislature of Great-Britain / by the people called Quakers.

Publication Info. London : Printed by James Phillips, George-Yard, Lombard-Street, 1784.


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Description 1 online resource (15 pages).
Series Abolitionism in the United States anthology
Abolitionism in the United States anthology.
BiblioBoard Core module.
Note Signed on p. 15 at end: John Ady, clerk to the Meeting for Sufferings.
Written by William Dillwyn and John Lloyd on behalf of the Society of Friends' Meeting for Sufferings. Authorship often wrongly attributed to Anthony Benezet. Cf. ESTC.
Signatures: [A]⁸.
Publisher's advertisements: [1] p. at end.
Original document: Book.
Summary Published in 1784, this pamphlet is an early attempt by Quaker groups to ban the slave trade in Great Britain.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Slave trade -- Early works to 1800.
Local Subject Trafficking in enslaved persons -- Early works to 1800.
Added Author Ady, John, -1812.
Dillwyn, William, 1743-1824.
Lloyd, John, 1750 or 1751-1811.
Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784, attributed name.
Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
John Bailey Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
Note Binder's title: Slavery pamphlets. 4 DLC
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