NEWMAN, LOUIS CHRISTIAN
Title Bible View of Slavery Reconsidered. A Letter to the Right Rev. Bi
Edition Second Edition, Revised and Somewhat Enlarged.
Location Published 19TH-AM-PA-PHILA-ASHMEAD
Book Number 16671
[NEWMAN, LOUIS CHRISTIAN]. The Bible View of Slavery Reconsidered. A Letter to the Right Rev. Bishop Hopkins. Second Edition, Revised and Somewhat Enlarged. Philadelphia: Henry B. Ashmead, Book and Job Printer, Nos. 1102 and 1104 Sansom Street. 1863. Octavo. $125.00 Pamphlet, two holes near spine from some previous binder, light very occasional foxing, otherwise clean and very good condition. Collation: 8 leaves. Pagination: (1) title, (1) dedication, -15pp, (1) blank. Page 15 signed (i.e. printed) Biblicus, the pseudonym Newman used. This work was originally pulbished as Part 3 of Henry Drisler's Bible View of Slavery. Sabin: Dict. of Books Relating to America, #5190. Rev. Louis Christian Newman (1822-1880) objects to Bishop Hopkin's Bible View of Slavery, a book which turned Hopkins, according to "Biblicus," into a "political champion of slavery on Biblical principles." "Biblicus" or Newman, presents a strong rebutal to Hpkin's pro-slavery views.