Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself / Edition 1

Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself / Edition 1

by John Ernest
     
 

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Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807858905
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
05/05/2008
Edition description:
1
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,463,020
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

John Ernest is Eberly Family Distinguished Professor of American Literature at West Virginia University. He is the author of Resistance and Reformation in Nineteenth-Century African-American Literature and Liberation Historiography: African American Writers and the Challenge of History, 1794-1861 (from the University of North Carolina Press).

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Emergence of Henry "Box" Brown 1

A Note on the Text 39

Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself 41

Appendix A Illustrations 107

Appendix B Henry Box Brown in the Press 123

Appendix C From the United States to England: The Two Narratives 175

Works Cited 201

Index 207

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