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Item # 671321
June 12, 1798
GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 12, 1798
* Rare 18th century American title
* 4 runaway & slaves for sale advertisements
Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including 4 slave advertisements, 2 of which are for runaways and the other 2 are for sale. (see)
Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.