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The Resource The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave, related by herself ; edited with an introduction by Moira Ferguson ; preface by Ziggi Alexander

The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave, related by herself ; edited with an introduction by Moira Ferguson ; preface by Ziggi Alexander

Label
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
Title
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave
Statement of responsibility
related by herself ; edited with an introduction by Moira Ferguson ; preface by Ziggi Alexander
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Interesting and highly valuable first-person narrative of a woman slave who details her experiences in Bermuda and Antigua and also in Britain where she was employed by abolitionist Thomas Pringle. Sheds light on women's roles and experiences, and on slave system in islands. Prince was first known woman who rebelled from slavery and wrote her own
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prince, Mary
Dewey number
  • 306.362092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT869.P6
LC item number
A3 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ferguson, Moira
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prince, Mary
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Slavery
Summary expansion
"Interesting and highly valuable first-person narrative of a woman slave who details her experiences in Bermuda and Antigua and also in Britain where she was employed by abolitionist Thomas Pringle. Sheds light on women's roles and experiences, and on slave system in islands. Prince was first known woman who rebelled from slavery and wrote her own account. First published in 1831, work was eagerly embraced by antislavery groups"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Label
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave, related by herself ; edited with an introduction by Moira Ferguson ; preface by Ziggi Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BDZ0001041767
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 124 p.
Isbn
9780472082469
Lccn
93002040
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(DLC)93002040
Label
The history of Mary Prince, a West Indian slave, related by herself ; edited with an introduction by Moira Ferguson ; preface by Ziggi Alexander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BDZ0001041767
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvi, 124 p.
Isbn
9780472082469
Lccn
93002040
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(DLC)93002040

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