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My bondage and my freedom : Part I - Life as a slave. Part II - Life as a freeman

Author: Frederick DouglassJames McCune SmithJohn Chester ButtreNathaniel OrrGerrit SmithAll authors
Publisher: New York ; and Auburn : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, New York: 25 Park Row -- Auburn: 107 Genesee-st., Auburn : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, stereotypers and printers 1855.
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An expansion of Douglass's earlier autobiography, Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, providing more detail on his transition from enslavement to freedom.
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Genre/Form: Slave narratives
Autobiographies
Biography
Specimens
Biographies
History
Antislavery literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.
My bondage and my freedom.
New York : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1855
(OCoLC)85788912
Microfiche version:
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.
My bondage and my freedom.
New York ; Auburn : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1855
(OCoLC)6683503
Microfilm version:
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.
My bondage and my freedom.
New York ; Auburn : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1855
(OCoLC)25590501
Micro-opaque version:
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895.
My bondage and my freedom.
New York : Miller, Orton & Mulligan, 1855
(DLC) 14004878
(OCoLC)2411709
Named Person: Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Douglass; James McCune Smith; John Chester Buttre; Nathaniel Orr; Gerrit Smith; Miller, Orton & Mulligan,
OCLC Number: 1487275
Notes: Variant state exists without printer's imprint on title page verso.
One known impression includes printing information at head of title: Fifteenth thousand.
Running title on rectos varies with contents.
Running title on verso of pages 34-334: Life as a slave; Running title on verso of pages 336-406: Life as a freeman; Running title on verso of pages 408-464: Appendix.
Frontispiece signed: Engraved by J.C. Buttre from a Daguerreotype.
Frontispiece portrait includes facsimile autograph.
Plates facing page [33] and page [335] signed: N. Orr, N.Y.
Dedicated to Gerrit Smith.
Publisher's advertisements: four or eight pages at end of some issues.
Later enlarged and published under title: Life and times of Frederick Douglass. Hartford, 1881.
Description: xxxi pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 34-464 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 19 cm
Contents: Chapter I. The author's childhood --
Chapter II. The author removed from his first home --
Chapter III. The author's parentage --
Chapter IV. A general survey of the slave plantation --
Chapter V. Gradual initiation into the mysteries of slavery --
Chapter VI. Treatment of slaves on Lloyd's plantation --
Chapter VII. Life in the great house --
Chapter VIII. A chapter of horrors --
Chapter IX. Personal treatment of the author --
Chapter X. Life in Baltimore --
Chapter XI. "A change came o'er the spirit of my dream" --
Chapter XII. Religious nature awakened --
Chapter XIII. The vicissitudes of slave life --
Chapter XIV. Experience in St. Michael's --
Chapter XV. Covey, the negro-breaker --
Chapter XVI. Another pressure of the tyrant's vice --
Chapter XVII. The last flogging --
Chapter XVIII. New relations and duties --
Chapter XIX. The runaway plot --
Chapter XX. Apprenticeship life --
Chapter XXI. My escape from slavery --
Chapter XXII. Liberty attained --
Chapter XXIII. Introduced to the abolitionists --
Chapter XXIV. Twenty-one months in Great Britain --
Chapter XXV. Various incidents --
Appendix. Extracts from speeches, etc.
Other Titles: My bondage and freedom
Responsibility: by Frederick Douglass ; with an introduction, by Dr. James M'Cune Smith.
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An expansion of Douglass's earlier autobiography, Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, providing more detail on his transition from enslavement to freedom.

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