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Uncle Tom's cabin.

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead [1952]
Series: Great illustrated classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Political fiction
Didactic fiction
Named Person: Uncle Tom, (Fictitious character); Uncle Tom, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harriet Beecher Stowe
OCLC Number: 1387047
Description: 442 pages illustrations, portrait, facsimiles 22 cm.
Series Title: Great illustrated classics.
Responsibility: With 16 full-page illus. including reproductions from previous editions together with introductory remarks and captions by Langston Hughes.

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Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers.

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