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Clotel: Or, the President's Daughter (Modern Library Classics)

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Synopsis:

The first novel ever published by an African American, this incendiary, passionate tale is about Thomas Jefferson's secret mulatto daughter and her sale into slavery. "Clotel" is a jarring look at the history of race in America and an important historical document in its own right.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-218).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679783237
Subtitle:
or, The President's Daughter
Introduction:
ALS, Hilton
Introduction:
Als, Hilton
Author:
Brown, William Wells
Author:
Als, Hilton
Author:
Brown, William W.
Author:
Hodges, Graham Russell
Publisher:
Modern Library
Location:
New York
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Afro-American women
Subject:
Afro-American families
Subject:
Women slaves
Subject:
Racially mixed people
Subject:
Children of presidents
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
African-American women
Subject:
African American families
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Classics
Series Volume:
105-101
Publication Date:
20010109
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.01x5.16x.56 in. .48 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The first novel ever published by an African American, this incendiary, passionate tale is about Thomas Jefferson's secret mulatto daughter and her sale into slavery. "Clotel" is a jarring look at the history of race in America and an important historical document in its own right.
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