Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

Frederick Douglass. 1845.

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Frederick Douglass, who escaped slavery in 1838, was a prominent writer and speaker for abolition, women’s suffrage, and civil rights. Stories of escaped slaves, whether autobiographical or fictional, played a crucial role in abolitionist literature.

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Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
Short Title Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, 1845
Place of Publication Boston
Publisher Anti-slavery Office
Creator Frederick Douglass
Publication Date 1845
Number of Pages Title page, frontispiece, and pp. 71-73
Call Number Case E 5 .D74608
Location Special Collections 4th floor