Colonists in Bondage. White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, 1607-1776.


Colonists In Bondage tells the paradoxical story of those white men and women who endured servitude as a road to freedom. Voluntarily or involuntarily, they went in large numbers to the trans-Atlantic British colonies to become bond servants to colonial masters who paid their passage.” (Dust jacket).


Description: Colonists in Bondage. White Servitude and Convict Labor in America, 1607-1776.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1947. 435pp. First Edition. From the library of author, Lawrence O. Kline, his name on front free endpaper. Publisher’s green cloth in scarce dust jacket. Very good in a good dust jacket with faded lettering, a few closed tears and losses, now in new mylar.

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Price: $75.00

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