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Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a bondswoman of olden time, emancipated by the New York Legislature in the early part of the present century : with a history of her labors and correspondence, drawn from her "Book of life".

Title
Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a bondswoman of olden time, emancipated by the New York Legislature in the early part of the present century : with a history of her labors and correspondence, drawn from her "Book of life".
Author
Gilbert, Olive.
Publication
Boston : Published for the author, 1875.

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Additional Authors
  • Titus, Frances W.
  • Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879.
Description
324 p. : port., facsims.; 20 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Alternative Title
  • Sojourner Truth's narrative and book of life
  • Book of life
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Errata slips (Printing).
  • Inscriptions (Provenance)
Note
  • "Narrative of Sojourner Truth" written for Sojourner Truth by Olive Gilbert. "Book of life" written for Sojourner Truth by Frances W. Titus.
  • "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1875, by Mrs. Frances W. Titus, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington."--copyright statement, verso of title page.
  • Preface by William Lloyd Garrison.
  • "The first 128 pages of this work are reprinted from stereotype plates, made in 1850 ... "--Errata slip at front of title page.
  • "Book of life" has its own title page, p. [127].
  • "Appendix"--p. 321-324, includes names of donors.
Indexed In (note)
  • Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906,
Provenance (note)
  • inscribed: in ink on half-title page "A. Schomburg." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Call Number
Sc Rare 326.92 (Truth) G (Gilbert, O. Narrative of Sojourner Truth. 1875)
OCLC
  • 991308
  • 991308
  • NYPGR991308-B
Author
Gilbert, Olive.
Title
Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a bondswoman of olden time, emancipated by the New York Legislature in the early part of the present century : with a history of her labors and correspondence, drawn from her "Book of life".
Imprint
Boston : Published for the author, 1875.
Indexed In:
Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906, 10460
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare 326.92 (Truth) G (copy 3) (accession no. B526630) inscribed: in ink on half-title page "A. Schomburg." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Added Author
Titus, Frances W.
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner, inscriber.
Added Title
Book of life
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
Sc Rare 326.92 (Truth) G (Gilbert, O. Narrative of Sojourner Truth. 1875)
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