Mar 25, 2021 - Sale 2562

Sale 2562 - Lot 2

Price Realized: $ 16,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) Narrative of Sojourner Truth, a Northern Slave, Emancipated from Bodily Servitude. Full-page portrait on page [2]. 144 pages. 12mo, publisher's gilt cloth by William Ulman of Boston (small embossed stamp), front board damaged, otherwise minor wear; foxing; later library stamp and owner's signature on front free endpaper. Boston: Printed for the author, 1850

Additional Details

First edition of the book which brought her story to the world, as edited by her friend Olive Gilbert. Afro-Americana 10462; Howes G163.