“Title Page, Uncle Tom’s Cabin”

George Cruikshank. From Uncle Tom’s Cabin, or Life Among the Lowly, by Harriet Beecher Stowe. 1852.

Image of Title Page, Uncle Tom’s Cabin

The frontispiece of a London edition of Uncle Tom’s Cabin shows Little Eva expressing her love for Topsy, “a poor, abused child” and slave. Eva’s demonstration of love converts Topsy to Christianity and helps Topsy’s white mistress overcome her racism.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Title Page, Uncle Tom’s Cabin
Short Title Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Title, 1852
Book Title Uncle Tom’s Cabin, or Life Among the Lowly
Place of Publication London
Publisher J. Cassell
Creator George Cruikshank
Publication Creator Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publication Date 1852
Volume Vol. 1
Pages Frontispiece and title page
Call Number Case Y 255 .S8848
Location Special Collections 4th floor