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Narrative of the life and adventures of Henry Bibb, an American slave

by Henry Bibb

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Published by H. Bibb in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans,
  • Slaves,
  • Biography,
  • Slavery

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by himself ; with an introd. by Lucius C. Matlack
    ContributionsMatlack, Lucius C.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p. :
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24869131M

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    This book examines the central role of marriage in The Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave () and Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom; or the Escape of . "Narrative of the Life and Adventures of an American Slave" is a self-published autobiography by an American abolitionist and former slave, Henry Walton Bibb. His book is considered to be one of the best-known slave narratives of the antebellum years in USA. Henry Walton Bibb ( – ) was an American author and abolitionist who was born.

    Bibb, Henry, Narrative of the life and adventures of Henry Bibb. New York, Negro Universities Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Henry Bibb; Henry Bibb: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Bibb. Title:: Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, Written By Himself: Author:: Bibb, Henry, Contributor:: Matlack, Lucius C.


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(title page) Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, Written by Himself. With an Introduction by Lucius C. Narrative of the life and adventures of Henry Bibb. Written by Himself.

With an Introduction by Lucius C. Matlack. p., 18 ill. New York Published by the Author; 5 Spruce Street. Call number EB58 (Joyner Library, East Carolina University).

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InBibb began lecturing on slavery and became a well-known African American activist. In he published his autobiography,Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave.

Bibb helped create Canada’s first black newspaper, Voice of the Fugitive, a publication. Bibb, Henry, LoC No.

Title: Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, Written by Himself Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: Revolution to the Civil War () Subject: Slaves -- United States -- Biography Subject: Slavery -- Kentucky -- History -- 19th century Subject.

Bibb’s autobiography, Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, was published in Scholars have pointed out that Bibb’s narrative has several distinguishing features among the larger body of slave narratives.

Bibb's autobiography, Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, was published in Scholars have pointed out that Bibb's narrative has several distinguishing features among the larger body of slave by: 3.

(2) Henry Bibb, Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave () Slaves were not allowed books, pen, ink, nor paper, to improve their minds. There was a Miss Davies, a poor white girl, who offered to teach a Sabbath School for the slaves.

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Or, more correctly speaking, I was flogged up; for where I should have received moral, mental, and religious instruction I received Free shipping over $ In he published his autobiography Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, Written by Himself, which became one of the best known slave narratives of the antebellum years.

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He published Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, and American Slave in telling the story of his daily life as a slave, as a runaway and as a free man. He also illustrated the depravity of that “man-destroying system” and the “idea of utter helplessness in perpetual bondage.”.

Photo, Print, Drawing [Frontis. of Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, containing half lgth. portrait of Bibb and vignette of Bibb escaping from Daniel Lane] [ b&w film copy neg.

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First published in and long unavailable, this remarkable narrative records the life of a former slave, who, in at the age of ten--made his first attempt to escape from slavery.

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First published in and largely unavailable for many years, The Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb is among the most remarkable slave narratives. Born on a Kentucky plantation inBibb first attempted to escape from bondage at the age of ten.

He was recaptured and escaped several more times before he eventually settled in Detroit, Michigan, and joined the antislavery movement as a.Editions for The Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb: An American Slave: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ) Cited by: Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, Written by Himself Kindle Edition by Henry Bibb (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

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