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Brown, Henry Box 1815 or 1816-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 154 publications in 4 languages and 12,142 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Autobiographies  Controversial literature  Periodicals  Personal narratives  Slave narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E450, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry Box Brown
Narrative of Henry Box Brown : who escaped from slavery enclosed in a box 3 feet long and 2 wide by E. T Brown( Book )

5 editions published between 1849 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great escapes : four slave narratives( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The four former slaves represented here met only once. Yet each attained legendary stature in the anti-slavery battle--and justly so, for their escapes are among the most dramatic ever recorded"--Page 4 of cover
Narrative of the life of Henry Box Brown by Henry Box Brown( Book )

21 editions published between 1851 and 2015 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1849, Henry Brown escaped from slavery by shipping himself in a crate from Virginia to an antislavery office in Philadelphia. Twenty-seven hours and 350 miles later, Brown stepped out of his box to begin a new life. This is his memoir, originally published in 1851 in England, as fresh and compelling today as it was 150 years ago."--Jacket
Unchained -- Powerful & Unflinching Narratives of Former Slaves : 28 True Life Stories in One Volume: Including Hundreds of Documented Testimonies, Records on Living Conditions and Customs in the South & History of Abolitionist Movement by Henry Bibb( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique collection consists of the most influential narratives of former slaves and the stories of people who have helped them. With their powerful & unflinching stories, they changed people's convictions and shook the very foundation of slavery: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup The Underground Railroad The Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! Confessions of Nat Turner Narrative of Sojourner Truth Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, by Harriet Jacobs Harriet: The Moses of Her People History of Mary Prince Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom, by William and Ellen Craft Thirty Years a Slave: From Bondage to Freedom, by Louis Hughes Narrative of the Life of J. D. Green, a Runaway Slave Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington Narrative of Olaudah Equiano Behind The Scenes - 30 Years a Slave & 4 Years in the White House, by Elizabeth Keckley Father Henson's Story of His Own Life Fifty Years in Chains, by Charles Ball Twenty-Two Years a Slave and Forty Years a Freeman, by Austin Steward Narrative of the Life of Henry Bibb Narrative of William W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave Story of Mattie J. Jackson A Slave Girl's Story, by Kate Drumgoold From the Darkness Cometh the Light, by Lucy A. Delaney Narrative of the Life of Moses Grandy Narrative of Joanna; An Emancipated Slave, of Surinam Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Who Escaped in a 3x2 Feet Box Memoir and Poems of Phillis Wheatley Buried Alive For a Quarter of a Century - Life of William Walker Pictures of Slavery in Church and State Dying Speech of Stephen Smith Who Was Executed for Burglary Life of Joseph Mountain Charge of Aiding and Abetting in the Rescue of a Fugitive Slave Lynch Law in All Its Phases Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act Captain Canot Pearl Incident: Personal Memoir of Daniel Drayton History of Abolition of African Slave-Trade History of American Abolitionism
ONCE UPON a SLAVE : 28 Powerful Memoirs Of Former Slaves & 100+ Recorded Testimonies in One Edition: With Hundreds of Documented Testimonies & True Life Stories: Memoirs of Frederick Douglass, Underground Railroad, 12 Years a Slave, Incidents in Life of a Slave Girl, Na by Henry Bibb( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique collection of "ONCE UPON A SLAVE: 28 Powerful Memoirs Of Former Slaves & 100+ Recorded Testimonies in One Edition" has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards. Contents: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup The Underground Railroad The Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! Confessions of Nat Turner Narrative of Sojourner Truth Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, by Harriet Jacobs Harriet: The Moses of Her People History of Mary Prince Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom, by William and Ellen Craft Thirty Years a Slave: From Bondage to Freedom, by Louis Hughes Narrative of the Life of J. D. Green, a Runaway Slave Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington Narrative of Olaudah Equiano Behind The Scenes - 30 Years a Slave & 4 Years in the White House, by Elizabeth Keckley Father Henson's Story of His Own Life Fifty Years in Chains, by Charles Ball Twenty-Two Years a Slave and Forty Years a Freeman, by Austin Steward Narrative of the Life of Henry Bibb Narrative of William W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave Story of Mattie J. Jackson A Slave Girl's Story, by Kate Drumgoold From the Darkness Cometh the Light, by Lucy A. Delaney Narrative of the Life of Moses Grandy Narrative of Joanna; An Emancipated Slave, of Surinam Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Who Escaped in a 3x2 Feet Box Memoir and Poems of Phillis Wheatley Buried Alive For a Quarter of a Century - Life of William Walker Pictures of Slavery in Church and State Dying Speech of Stephen Smith Who Was Executed for Burglary Life of Joseph Mountain Charge of Aiding and Abetting in the Rescue of a Fugitive Slave Lynch Law in All Its Phases Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act Captain Canot Pearl Incident: Personal Memoir of Daniel Drayton History of Abolition of African Slave-Trade History of American Abolitionism
Narrative of H.B. Brown who escaped from slavery enclosed in a box ... With remarks upon the remedy for slavery, by Charles Stearns by Henry Box Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth anniversary of the Mt. Vernon Regular Baptist Association: : held in the meeting house, of the Baptist Church in Chester, Saturday and Monday, September 4th and 6th, 1847 by Mt. Vernon Regular Baptist Association (Ohio)( Book )

1 edition published in 1847 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Unchained : Powerful Life Stories of Former Slaves: Thousands of Recorded Interviews, Memoirs & Narratives of Former Slaves (Including Historical Documents & Legislative Progress of Civil Rights Movement) by Henry Bibb( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This unique collection consists of the most influential narratives of former slaves, including numerous recorded testimonies, life stories and original photos of former slaves long after Civil War: Recorded Life Stories of Former Slaves from 17 different US States Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass 12 Years a Slave (Solomon Northup) The Underground Railroad Harriet Jacobs: The Moses of Her People Up From Slavery (Booker T. Washington) The Willie Lynch Letter: The Making of Slave! The Confessions of Nat Turner Narrative of Sojourner Truth The History of Mary Prince Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom (William & Ellen Craft) Thirty Years a Slave (Louis Hughes) Narrative of the Life of J. D. Green The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano Behind The Scenes: 30 Years a Slave & 4 Years in the White House (Elizabeth Keckley) Father Henson's Story of His Own Life (Josiah Henson) Fifty Years in Chains (Charles Ball) Twenty-Two Years a Slave and Forty Years a Freeman (Austin Steward) Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb The Narrative of William W. Brown, a Fugitive Slave The Story of Mattie J. Jackson (L. S. Thompson) A Slave Girl's Story (Kate Drumgoold) From the Darkness Cometh the Light (Lucy A. Delaney) Narrative of the Life of Moses Grandy, a Slave in the United States of America Narrative of Joanna Life of Henry Box Brown, Who Escaped in a 3x2 Feet Box Memoir and Poems of Phillis Wheatley Buried Alive Sketches of the Life of Joseph Mountain Documents: The History of the Abolition of African Slave-Trade History of American Abolitionism from 1787-1861 Pictures of Slavery in Church and State Report of the Proceedings at the Examination of Charles G. Davis, Esq., on the Charge of Aiding and Abetting in the Rescue of a Fugitive Slave Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases The Duty of Disobedience to the Fugitive Slave Act Emancipation Proclamation Gettysburg Address XIII Amendment Civil Rights Act of 1866 XIV Amendment
Narrative of henry box brown, who escaped from slavery enclosed in a box 3 by Henry Box Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

NARRATIVE OF HENRY BOX BROWN : who escaped from slavery, enclosed in a box three feet long, two... wide, and two and a half high (classic reprint) by Henry Box Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Illustrated poultry record( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Narrative of the life of Henry Box Brown, written by himself by Henry Box Brown( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The resurrection of Henry Box Brown at Philadelphia( Visual )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The great escapes : four slave narratives
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Alternative Names
Brown, H. B. 1815-1879

Brown, H. B. 1815 or 1816-

Brown, H. B. (Henry Box), 1815 or 1816-

Brown, Henry 1816-

Brown, Henry Box b. 1816

Henry Box Brown American slave

Henry Box Brown Amerikaans autobiograaf (-)

Henry Box Brown Amerikaans autobiograaf (1815-1879)

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Languages
English (127)

Japanese (2)

French (2)

Korean (1)