Herod, John and Jesus; or American Slavery and its Christian Cure. A Sermond Preach in division Street Church, Albany, N.Y. Abolition, Rev. A. D. Mayo.

Herod, John and Jesus; or American Slavery and its Christian Cure. A Sermond Preach in division Street Church, Albany, N.Y.

Albany: Webb, Parson & Company, 1860.

First Edition. 29pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Sewn in original printed wrappers. Fine copy. Item #11585

Stirring abolitionist sermon, equating “our American Herod” with “the enslavement of four million colored laboring men and women by three hundred and fifty thousand white men and women.” As for John the Baptist, “that old Hebrew way of disposing of sin has its representative today in America. John Brown was its perfect incarnation…”.

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