New-York: Imprimerie du Messager Franco-Americain, 1863. First edition. 8vo, original printed self-wrappers, stitched (thread parted but holding), , 9,  pages. Cheap paper a little toned and dust-soiled; a little chipping to the lower corners; a very good copy. Item #18301
Shades of Francis Lieber’s similar efforts in German, the French jurist, political scientist, and anti-slavery activist Edouard Laboulaye here has a pro-Union article republished from a French-language American newspaper on behalf of the Loyal Publication Society. An English edition also appeared. Sabin 38442. This copy with the large ink stamp for the Loyal Publication Society on the front wrapper.