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Benezet, Anthony 1713-1784

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Works: 436 works in 2,055 publications in 3 languages and 28,586 library holdings
Genres: History  Controversial literature  Biography  Biographies  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Sermons  Textbooks  Personal narratives  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Correspondent
Classifications: Z1215, 330
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A caution to Great Britain and her colonies, in a short representation of the calamitous state of the enslaved negroes in the British dominions by Anthony Benezet( )

89 editions published between 1767 and 2015 in English and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short account of that part of Africa, inhabited by the Negroes : With respect to the fertility of the country, the good disposition of many of the natives, and the manner by which the slave trade is carried on by Anthony Benezet( )

91 editions published between 1762 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short account of the people called Quakers : their rise, religious principles and settlement in America, mostly collected from different authors, for the information of all serious inquirers, particularly foreigners by Anthony Benezet( )

74 editions published between 1780 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of our fellow-creatures, the oppressed Africans, respectfully recommended to the serious consideration of the legislature of Great-Britain, by the people called Quakers by London Yearly Meeting (Society of Friends)( )

63 editions published between 1783 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>Published in 1784, this pamphlet is an early attempt by Quaker groups to ban the slave trade in Great Britain.</p>
Observations on the inslaving, importing, and purchasing of negroes : with some advice thereon, extracted from the epistle of the yearly-meeting of the people called Quakers held at London in the year 1748 by Anthony Benezet( )

45 editions published between 1760 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A caution and warning to Great-Britain and her colonies, in a short representation of the calamitous state of the enslaved Negroes in the British dominions by Anthony Benezet( )

44 editions published between 1766 and 1767 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mighty destroyer displayed, in some account of the dreadful havock made by the mistaken use as well as abuse of distilled spirituous liquors by Anthony Benezet( )

46 editions published between 1774 and 1968 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the slave trade by Anthony Benezet( )

40 editions published between 1780 and 1783 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serious considerations on several important subjects : viz. on war and its inconsistency with the Gospel, observations on slavery. And remarks on the nature and bad effects of spirituous liquors by Anthony Benezet( )

32 editions published between 1778 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some observations on the situation, disposition, and character of the Indian natives of this continent by Anthony Benezet( )

39 editions published between 1774 and 2016 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short observations on slavery introductory to some extracts from the writing of the Abbe Raynal, on that important subject by Anthony Benezet( )

33 editions published between 1780 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life of Anthony Benezet by Roberts Vaux( )

10 editions published between 1817 and 1869 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes letters by Benezet, on education, slavery, treatment of Indians, war, etc
A Collection of religious tracts : [Twelve lines from Swedenborg] by Anthony Benezet( )

36 editions published between 1773 and 1780 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations sur l'origine, les principes, et l'etablisement en Amerique, de la societé connue sous la denomination de Quakers ou Trembleurs by Anthony Benezet( )

25 editions published between 1780 and 2013 in French and English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mite cast into the treasury: or, Observations on slave-keeping. : [Two lines from Proverbs] by David Cooper( )

24 editions published in 1772 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Some historical account of Guinea, its situation, produce and the general disposition of its inhabitants. With an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave-trade, its nature and lamentable effects. Also a re-publication of the sentiments of several authors of note, on this interesting subject; particularly an extract of a treatise, by Granville Sharp
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Some historical account of Guinea, its situation, produce and the general disposition of its inhabitants. With an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave-trade, its nature and lamentable effects. Also a re-publication of the sentiments of several authors of note, on this interesting subject; particularly an extract of a treatise, by Granville SharpA short account of the people called Quakers : their rise, religious principles and settlement in America, mostly collected from different authors, for the information of all serious inquirers, particularly foreignersSome historical account of Guinea: its situation, produce, and the general disposition of its inhabitants with an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave trade, its nature, and lamentable effectsTo be silent-- would be criminal : the antislavery influence and writings of Anthony Benezet
Alternative Names
Anthony Benezet Amerikaans schoolleraar (1713-1784)

Anthony Benezet US-amerikanischer Lehrer und Abolitionist

Antoine Bénézet

Benezet, Anthony

Benezet Anthony 1713-1784

Benezet, Antoine

Bénézet, Antoine 1713-1784

Lover of mankind 1713-1784

Languages
English (943)

French (39)

German (16)