Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl; Linda Brent; Edited by L. Maria Child; New Introduction and Notes by Walter Teller. Linda Brent, Harriet Jacobs.

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl; Linda Brent; Edited by L. Maria Child; New Introduction and Notes by Walter Teller

San Diego; New York; London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. Paperback. xiv, 210 p.; 20 cm. Paperback; illustrated cover. After escaping from slavery in 1842, Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897) wrote this account of her life, with the editorial assistance of author and abolitionist Lydia Maria Child (1802-1880). For publication in 1861, both Jacobs' name and those of others were changed. One of the few accounts of slavery in the American South by a woman. In Very Good Condition: edges rubbed; clean and tight. Very Good. Item #007682
ISBN: 0156443503

Price: $14.50