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    The First Biography of Harriet Tubman

    Sarah H. Bradford. Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman. Auburn: W. J. Moses, Printer, 1869.

    First edition. Octavo. 132 pages. With engraved frontispiece of Tubman holding a long rifle.

    Publisher's red cloth tooled in blind with gilt titles on the upper cover and spine. All edges red. Minor wear and soiling to the boards. Spine ends and corners lightly frayed. Scattered minimal foxing to a few pages. A beautiful copy of this scarce book in very good condition.

    The first biography of the leader of the Underground Railroad.

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