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the interesting narrative of the life of olaudah equiano, o r gustavusm vassa,

Equiano, o.

9780393974942 - the interesting narrative of the life of olaudah equiano, o r gustavusm vassa,

Artikelomschrijving

Equianos autobiography tells the story of his life before, during and after enslavement, and is considered to have established the slave narrative as a new literary genre. Born in a village in West Africa, Equiano was captured and enslaved at the age of 11, taken to the West Indies and sold to a Virginia planter. Later brought to London, he was able to buy his freedom at the age of 40 after time spent at sea. This edition is that of the 1789 first edition and is accompanied here by an introduction, map, illustrations and annotations. The Contexts section provides related public writings on the autobiography, historical background and works debating the slave trade. Criticism includes six contemporary reviews and nine modern essays on the narrative.

Specificaties

Auteur Equiano, o.
ISBN/EAN 9780393974942
Druk 1
€ 10,22 € 11,36
Verwachte bezorgdatum: 02-12

Artikelomschrijving

Equianos autobiography tells the story of his life before, during and after enslavement, and is considered to have established the slave narrative as a new literary genre. Born in a village in West Africa, Equiano was captured and enslaved at the age of 11, taken to the West Indies and sold to a Virginia planter. Later brought to London, he was able to buy his freedom at the age of 40 after time spent at sea. This edition is that of the 1789 first edition and is accompanied here by an introduction, map, illustrations and annotations. The Contexts section provides related public writings on the autobiography, historical background and works debating the slave trade. Criticism includes six contemporary reviews and nine modern essays on the narrative.

Specificaties

Auteur Equiano, o.
ISBN/EAN 9780393974942
Druk 1