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Incidents of my life

Incidents of my life

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons in New York, London .
Written in English


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StatementWith twenty-seven illustrations.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16806.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxx, 480 p.
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17546444M

In the non-fiction book “Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl,” by Harriet A. Jacobs and published in Boston in The author Jacobs was born into slavery in , in a town called Edenton, North Carolina. Jacob uses the pseudonym Linda Brent to narrate her first person account. The book. I. THE STORY OF MY LIFE CHAPTER I It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life. I have, as it were, a superstitious hesitation in lifting the veil that clings about my childhood like a golden mist. The task of writing an autobiography is a difficult one. When I try to classify my earliest impressions, I find that fact and.

Subject: Incidents In The life of A Slave Girl Riveting account of a life beginning in slavery, masterfully related and earnestly read. I couldn't believe how comprehensible and relatable Harriet's story was, or how wise and circumspect the author was at a time when her country was gripped by a fog of irrationality.5/5(8).   Based on the true story of Harriet Jacobs’s escape from the South, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is one of American literature’s most powerful indictments of the evils of slavery. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.4/5.

  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, written by herself is an autobiography by Harriet Ann Jacobs, a young mother and fugitive slave, published in by L. Maria Child, who edited the book for its author. Jacobs used the pseudonym Linda Brent. The book documents Jacobs's life as a slave and how she gained freedom for herself and for her.   Jacobs’ book, "Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl," made an impact in the abolitionist community at the time. However, it was forgotten by history in the wake of the Civil War. The scholar Jean Fagan Yellin later rediscovered the book. Struck by the fact that it had been written by a formerly enslaved woman, Yellin championed Jacobs' : Nadra Kareem Nittle.


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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Harriet Jacobs Childhood. Page 1 of 3. More Books. I was born a slave; but I never knew it till six years of happy childhood had passed away. My father was a carpenter, and considered so intelligent and skilful in his trade, that, when buildings out of the common line were to be erected, he was sent for.

Home (), the famous spiritualist and medium, here documents the extraordinary psychic events in his life. Originally published inthis is the first of two autobiographical volumes by Home, the second appearing nine years later.

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It can become quite a cliche in.Reader be assured this narrative is no fiction. I am aware that some of my adventures may seem incredible; but they are, nevertheless, strictly true. I have not exaggerated the wrongs inflicted by Slavery; on the contrary, my descriptions fall far short of the facts.

I have concealed the names of places, and given persons fictitious names. I had no motive for secrecy on my own account, 4/5(50). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Incidents in My Life by Daniel Dunglas Home; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Spiritualism and psychical research.