Emmanuel Appadocca; by Maxwell Philip
Or, Blighted Life. : A Tale of the Buccaneers

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This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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Published August 1, 1997 by Univ of Massachusetts Pr. 275 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, History. Fiction

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Subtitled ""A Tale of the Boucaneers,"" this long-forgotten 1854 novel was the only fiction produced by its otherwise famous author, a Trinidadian Creole (1829-88) who became a successful attorney and an eloquent critic of the evil of slavery.

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A distinguished Trinidadian jurist of mixed race, Philip published this novel in 1854, when he was a 24-year-old law student, as a protest against slavery in the U.S. In particular, Philip decried ""the cruel manner in which the slave holders of America deal with their slave-children,"" i.e., the...

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