Some memoirs of the life of Job the son of Solomon the high priest of Boonda in Africa; who was a slave about two years in Maryland; and afterwards being brought to England, was set free, and sent to his native land in the year 1734. by Thomas Bluett

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StatementBy Thomas Bluett...
LC ClassificationsE444 .J62
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Paginationviii, [9]-63 p.
Number of Pages63
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Open LibraryOL6696003M
LC Control Number26023343

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