Part f. 9 - Print captioned ‘Slavery’

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Crewe MS/2/f. 9


Print captioned ‘Slavery’


  • [1738] (Creation)

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‘Publish’d according to a late Act [the Engravers’ Copyright Act, 1734].’ Subscribed with twenty-one lines from Shakespeare’s Richard II, II. i (‘This fortress built by Nature’, etc.), and inscribed to ‘the Worthy and most Injur’d Merchants of Great Britain’.

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Bound into Crewe MS 2 (f. 9).

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Cf. British Museum No. 1868,0808.3600, and see BMC, iii(1). 254–5 (No. 2355).

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