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    [Slave Autobiography]. Henry Bibb. Narrative of His Life and Adventures. New York: N.p. [self-published], 1849. Publisher's black, gilt stamped cloth. Edges gilt. Joints cracked. Very good. Bibb was born a slave in Kentucky, escaped to Canada, returned to get his wife, was recaptured in Cincinnati, escaped again, was recaptured again and sold into slavery in New Orleans, and removed to Arkansas, where he escaped yet again, this time for good.

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