Boston: John P. Jewett and Company, 1856. Original publisher's cloth. Frontis illustration of Marshal's Posse; illustration of the Night Attack on the Court House after page 42 illustration of the Church of the Fugitive Slaves after page 208. 15-295, [1 blank] pp. Binding sunned and rubbed. Light foxing, toned illustrations. Good+.
The story of the celebrated fugitive slave case, and the attempt to free Anthony Burns by force from a courthouse in Massachusetts.
LCP 9821. Item #38437