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Benezet, Anthony 1713-1784

Overview
Works: 366 works in 1,910 publications in 4 languages and 28,022 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Personal narratives  Apologetic writings  Sermons  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Correspondent
Classifications: Z1215, 330
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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 by Anthony Benezet( Book )

137 editions published between 1771 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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( Book )

76 editions published between 1767 and 2015 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations sur l'origine, les principes, et l'etablissement en Amerique, de la Société des Amis : connus sous la denomination de Quakers by Anthony Benezet( Book )

107 editions published between 1753 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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( Book )

51 editions published between 1759 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 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( Book )

48 editions published between 1774 and 2005 in English and held by 364 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( Book )

31 editions published between 1778 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the slave trade by Anthony Benezet( Book )

41 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 293 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( Book )

46 editions published between 1766 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published between 1774 and 2016 in English and held by 258 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( Book )

33 editions published between 1780 and 1978 in English and held by 231 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)( Book )

56 editions published between 1783 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Collection of religious tracts : [Twelve lines from Swedenborg] by Anthony Benezet( Book )

38 editions published between 1773 and 1784 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1772 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1817 and 1869 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes letters by Benezet, on education, slavery, treatment of Indians, war, etc
 
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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
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 (954)

French (71)

German (56)

Dutch (1)

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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 dominionsA 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 foreignersTo be silent-- would be criminal : the antislavery influence and writings of Anthony Benezet