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Uncle Tom's cabin : or, Life among the lowly

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe; Ann Douglas
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1981.
Series: The Penguin American library
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A saintly Black man endures the depredations of slavery and the torments of a cruel overseer.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Beecher Stowe; Ann Douglas
ISBN: 0140390030 9780140390032
OCLC Number: 7204573
Description: 629 pages : portrait ; 18 cm.
Series Title: The Penguin American library
Responsibility: Harriet Beecher Stowe ; edited with an introd. by Ann Douglas.

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Describing the many trials and eventual escape to freedom of the long-suffering, good-hearted slave Uncle Tom, this novel intends to show how Christian love can overcome any human cruelty.  Read more...

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"Uncle Tom's Cabin is the most powerful and enduring work of art ever written about American slavery."--Alfred Kazin

 
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Penguin Edition, edited by Douglas, not reliable

by Wesley Raabe (WorldCat user published 2007-07-07) Poor Permalink
My "1 - Poor" rating applies only to the Penguin edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin. The Penguin edition, edited by Ann Douglas, has a high rate of transcription error. So it is not suitable for serious study.I listed a selection (over 100) of the transcription errors in the Penguin edition for a presentation...
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