Sancho

Sancho is a character that first appears in Excursions in North America. When Arthur and Henry Middleton visit a slave market they encounter Sancho a young man who is about to be sold. Arthur persuades Henry to purchase Sancho with a view to give him his freedom. Sancho is employed as their servant for the journey and later settles with his wife in Nantucket.

Sancho later makes a return in the book The Traveller in Africa when he accompanies Arthur on another journey.

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