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Albert, Octavia V. Rogers

The house of bondage; or Charlotte Brooks and other slaves [original and life-like as they appeared in their old plantation and city slave life; together with pen-pictures of the peculiar institution, with sights and insights into their new relations as freedmen, freemen, and citizens. With an introduction by Rev. Bishop Willard F. Mallalieu.] With an introduction by Frances Smith Foster

The house of bondage;
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Oxford University Press, New York. 1988, Hardbound item; xliii, xiv, 160p., text and original frontispiece reproduced in facsimile, first Oxford edition in 6.7x4.8 inch dark blue cloth boards gilt. Clean and sound, a very good copy. Memoir, first published in 1890; includes the story of Cato who, with help from an abolitionist white, was shipped to freedom in a box of cabbages. Schomburg library of nineteenth-century black women writers.

Cat.No: 70185

Price: $15.00

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