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THE NEW WORLD
AND THEIR BONDSMEN
BEING A NARRATIVE OF THE PRINCIPAL EVENTS
WHICH LED TO NEGRO SLAVERY IN
TO THE REV. ROBERT PHELPS D.D.
MASTER OF SIDNEY SUSSEX COLLEGE
MY DEAR FRIEND, 2
BELIEVE it is a general O ba complaint of authors that de
dications and epistles dedica
tory are very intolerable things to write; which I feel to be true, though in the present case it does not lessen in the least the pleasure I have in inscribing your name to this book, as a memorial of our long and uninterrupted friendship.
History being a favourite study of yours, you will need but little preface or explanation, to make you take an interest in the following work, even if your wonted re