An enquiry concerning the intellectual and moral faculties and literature of Negroes. Followed with an account of the life and works of fifteen Negroes and mulattoes distinguished in science, literature, and the arts. by GrГ©goire, Henri

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Published by McGrath Pub. Co. in College Park, Md .

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StatementTranslated by D. B. Warden.
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LC ClassificationsHT1581 .G72 1967
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 253 p.
Number of Pages253
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Open LibraryOL5595744M
LC Control Number68001371

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Millicent Sowerby, comp., Catalogue of the Library of Thomas. Grdgoire, An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes, ed. Graham Russell Hodges (Armonk, N.Y., ), The mispercep-tion of Belinda's petition as a plea for freedom seems to have been first introduced into print by Gregoire.

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For the 20th-century Belgian Byzantinologist, see Henri Grégoire (historian). Henri Jean-Baptiste Grégoire (French: [ɑ̃ʁi ɡʁeɡwaʁ]; 4 December – 28 May ), often referred to as Abbé Grégoire, was a French Roman Catholic priest, constitutional bishop of Blois and a revolutionary leader.

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Henri Grégoire, De la literature des nègres (Paris: Maradan, ), pp.1–34; and Henri Grégoire, An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes, trans. David Bailie Warden where the primitive Egyptians were black Africans who were civilized by the ancestors of the present day negroes of.

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