The Beautiful Soul of John Woolman, Apostle of Abolition

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A biography of the famous eighteenth-century Quaker whose abolitionist fervor and spiritual practice made him a model for generations of Americans John Woolman (1720-72) was perhaps the most significant American of his age, though he was not a famous politician, general, or man of letters, and never held public office. A humble Quaker tailor in New Jersey, he became a prophetic voice for the entire Anglo-American world when he denounced the evils of slavery in Quaker meetings, then in essays and his "Journal," first ...

The Beautiful Soul of John Woolman, Apostle of Abolition 2009, Hill & Wang

ISBN-13: 9780809028481

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The Beautiful Soul of John Woolman, Apostle of Abolition 2008, Hill & Wang, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780809095148

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