Purveyors of rare and out-of-print books, posters, and ephemera on social movements.

Quick Search



Johnson, Isaac

Slavery days in old Kentucky; ... a facsimile of the 1901 edition with an introduction by Cornel J. Reinhart

Friends of the Owen D. Young Library, Canton, NY. 1994, xxix, 40p., four vignette period photoportraits, 9x6 inch wraps. Mild signs of handling. Johnson's mother, Jane, had been captured by his paternal grandfather, a slave trader, who bequeathed her to his son, Richard. Richard and Jane had five children (the author being one of these) on Richard's Kentucky farm, but under pressure from his neighbors he sold them all into slavery.

Cat.No: 111795

Price: $20.00

add to wishlist

Featured Books
© 1998-2016 Bolerium Books, all rights reserved - email us your questions or suggestions >>>
Site Map
Site by Bibliopolis