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The Classic Slave Narratives
By Henry Louis Gates (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Signet Classic
Publication date January 3, 2012
Pages 648
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780451532138
ISBN-10 0451532139
Dimensions 1.50 by 4.25 by 7 in.
Weight 0.70 lbs.
Original list price $7.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Henry Louis Gates, Jr., presents a seminal volume of four classic slave narratives, including the 1749 texts of The Life of Olaudah Equiano, the last edition corrected and published in his lifetime. The collection also includes perhaps the best known and most widely read slave narrative--Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, as well as two narratives by women: The History of Mary Prince: A West Indian Slave, and Incident in the Life of a Slave Girl, written by Harriet Jacobs as Linda Brent. This edition also features an updated introduction by Professor Gates.

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This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work The Classic Slave Narratives
Paperback
Book cover for 9780451532138 Book cover for 9780451625649 Book cover for 9780451627261
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Henry Louis Gates (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Signet Classic (January 3, 2012)
9780451532138 | details & prices | 648 pages | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives
About: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Reissue edition from New Amer Library (September 1, 1987)
9780451627261 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $6.99
About: Four former slaves describe their experiences in captivity and portray the harsh conditions faced by the slaves in everyday life
from Signet Classic (September 1, 1987)
9780451625649 | details & prices | 518 pages | List price $4.95
About: Four former slaves describe their experiences in captivity and portray the harsh conditions faced by the slaves in everyday life
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606240161
 
With Henry Louis Gates | from Demco Media (September 1, 2002)
9780606240161 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $15.60
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives
Prebinding
With Henry Louis Gates (other contributor) | from Turtleback Books (January 1, 2002); titled "Classic Slave Narratives"
9781417739172 | details & prices | List price $18.45
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives
Editions for the work The Classic Slave Narratives
Paperback
Book cover for 9780451528247 Book cover for 9780451532138
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Henry Louis Gates (other contributor) | Reissue edition from Signet Classic (January 3, 2012)
9780451532138 | details & prices | 648 pages | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives
About: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Reissue edition from Signet Classic (January 1, 2002)
9780451528247 | details & prices | 672 pages | 4.25 × 6.50 × 1.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $7.95
About: Four former slaves describe their experiences in captivity and portray the harsh conditions faced by the slaves in everyday life.
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606240161
 
With Henry Louis Gates | from Demco Media (September 1, 2002)
9780606240161 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $15.60
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives
Prebinding
With Henry Louis Gates (other contributor) | from Turtleback Books (January 1, 2002); titled "Classic Slave Narratives"
9781417739172 | details & prices | List price $18.45
This edition also contains The Classic Slave Narratives

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