Lettres africaines, original edition, Delalain,1771A rare 18th century book against slavery
This is the rare original edition of this epistolary novel written by Jean-François Butini (a lawyer and politician) published in 1771.
Behind the romantic story, Butini committed himself against slavery.
Binding and text : some normal defects but firm binding and pleasant to read (text in french).
A rare humanistic book in a nice vellum, fair calf, in-16.