The Universalist Quarterly and General Review. New Series, Vol. I. [Entire Volume, including Israel Washburn Jr.'s "The Logic and the End of the Rebellion" and I.C. Knowlton's "The Contraband"]
Boston, 1864. 8vo, half polished calf over leatherette, 540 pp. Entire volume offered. Two articles of Civil War interest, including Israel Washburn's "The Logic and the End of the Rebellion" (pp. 5-24), in which Washburn traces the history of slavery through the nineteenth century, and I.C. Knowlton's "The Contraband" (pp. 307-322), in which Knowlton expands upon the artuments of W. E. Channing to make a moral argument against slavery. After retiring from the Senate, Washburn "(advocated) an amendment to the Constitution to abolish slavery, taking a radical stand against Andrew Johnson, and calling for black suffrage." - ANB The volume also includes a range of other articles relating to Universalism by various authors. Ownership mars of Rev. D. Ballou on front free endpaper. Minor wear, marginal notes on one page of Washburn's article, very good minus condition overall. Scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 15068
Title: The Universalist Quarterly and General ...
Publisher: Tompkins and Co.
Publication Date: 1864
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
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