Feb 21, 2008 - Sale 2137

Sale 2137 - Lot 63

Price Realized: $ 1,800
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION.) TRUTH, SOJOURNER. Narrative of Sojourner Truth: a Northern Slave, Emancipated from Bodily Servitude by the State of New York, in 1828. Frontispiece. Small 8vo, original printed wrappers, ownership signature dated 1858 on front blank; spine partially perished; small paper repair to the rear wrapper; remnants of a small label on the front wrapper, with some discoloration and general wear, but still mostly intact. Boston: For the author, 1854

Additional Details

first edition, wrappered issue. Blockson 3434; Hampton Catalogue, 1289.