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The Frederick Douglass Papers, Series One: Speeches, Debates, and Interviews, Volume 2: 1847-54

Edited by John W. Blassingame, John R. McKivigan, and Peter P. Hinks; Textual editor, Gerald Fulkerson

Yale University Press, 1982

Out of print

This volume of Douglass’s speeches includes the second half of his first British tour; his establishment of an antislavery newspaper in Rochester, New York; his break from his Garrisonian abolitionist mentors; and his alignment with political abolitionist groups.