The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself, Paperback Book

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself Paperback

Edited by Werner Sollors

Part of the Norton Critical Editions series

Description

It is accompanied by an introduction, maps, illustrations, and annotations. "Contexts" provides essential public writings on the autobiography, general and historical background, related travel and scientific literature, other eighteenth-century works by authors of African ancestry, and works debating the slave trade. "Criticism" includes six contemporary reviews and nine modern essays on the narrative by Paul Edwards, Charles T.

Davis, Houston A. Baker, Jr., Angelo Costanzo, Catherine Obianju Acholonu, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Geraldine Murphy, Adam Potkay, and Robert J.

Allison. A Chronology and Selected Bibliography are included.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations, maps
  • Publisher: WW Norton & Co
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Autobiography: general
  • ISBN: 9780393974942

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