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Title Classic African American women's narratives / edited by William L. Andrews.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    818.08 CLA    Available
Description xl, 391 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Religion and the pure principles of morality, the sure foundation on which we must build / Maria W. Steward -- The life and religious experience of Jarena Lee, a coloured lady, giving an account of her call to preach the gospel / Jarena Lee -- Narrative of Sojourner Truth, a northern slave / Sojourner Truth -- "The two offers" / Frances Ellen Watkins Harper -- Our nig; or, sketches from the life of a free black, in a two-story white house, North / Harriet E. Wilson -- Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Harriet A. Jacobs -- "Life on the sea islands" / Charlotte L. Forten.
Subject American prose literature -- African American authors.
American prose literature -- Women authors.
African American women -- Biography.
Autobiographies -- United States.
Autobiographies -- Women authors.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Added Author Andrews, William L., 1946-
ISBN 0195141342
0195141350 (pbk.) : $24.95

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