Clotel Or The President S Daughter

Clotel or The President s Daughter
Publisher Courier Corporation
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Category Fiction
Total Pages 160
ISBN 9780486149349
Rating 1/5 from 1 reviews
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The first novel by an African-American, this dramatic tale tells the fate of a child fathered by Thomas Jefferson with one of his slaves. The author, a former slave, powerfully depicts racial injustice.

Clotel or The President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-09

The first novel by an African-American, this dramatic tale tells the fate of a child fathered by Thomas Jefferson with one of his slaves. The author, a former slave, powerfully depicts racial injustice.

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Clotel Or The President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2004-11-18

The first novel by an African-American, this dramatic tale tells the fate of a child fathered by Thomas Jefferson with one of his slaves. The author, a former slave, powerfully depicts racial injustice.

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Clotel  or  The president s daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1853

Author William Wells Brown was an escaped slave from Kentucky active on the anti-slavery circuit. He published Clotel in London, where he stayed to evade recapture under the 1850 Fugitive Slave Act. The book is considered the first novel published by an African American.

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Clotel  Or the President s Daughter
  • Author : William W. Brown
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2012-12-27

Although of historic interest simply by virtue of the fact that William Wells Brown appears to have been the first African American to write a novel, Clotel is much more than a literary curiosity: it is an eminently readable and emotionally powerful, portrait of the dehumanizing horrors of slave life

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Clotel  or  The President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Library of America
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27

Read online Clotel or The President s Daughter written by William Wells Brown, published by Library of America which was released on 2018-03-27. Download full Clotel or The President s Daughter Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Clotel  or the President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown,Joan E. Cashin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-09-16

Originally published in 1853, Clotel is the first novel by an African American. William Wells Brown, a contemporary of Frederick Douglass, was well known for his abolitionist activities. In Clotel, the author focuses on the experiences of a slave woman: Brown treats the themes of gender, race, and slavery in distinctive

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The President   s Daughter
  • Author : Nan Britton
  • Publisher : Ravenio Books
  • Release Date : 1927

The President’s Daughter, America’s first major kiss-and-tell political biography, caused a sensation when it was published in 1928. Nan Britton described her six-year affair with the late Warren G. Harding, most famously including trysts in a White House coat closet. President Harding’s paternity of Britton’s daughter Elizabeth

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Narrative of William W  Brown  an American Slave
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1849

Narrative of the author's experiences as a slave in St. Louis and elsewhere.

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Clotel  Or  The President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Ayer Company Pub
  • Release Date : 1984

Originally published in 1853, Clotel is the first novel by an African American. William Wells Brown, a contemporary of Frederick Douglass, was well known for his abolitionist activities. In Clotel, the author focuses on the experiences of a slave woman: Brown treats the themes of gender, race, and slavery in distinctive

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The French Widow
  • Author : Mark Pryor
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15

A young American woman is attacked at an historic Paris chateau and four paintings are stolen the same night, drawing Hugo Marston into a case where everyone seems like a suspect. To solve this mystery Hugo must crack the secrets of the icy and arrogant Lambourd family, who seem more

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Clotel  Or  the President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : River Boat Books
  • Release Date : 2021-04-22

William Wells Brown's first novel, Clotel, published in 1853, is consideredby most scholars to be the first novelpublished by an African American. Thenovel is based on the belief, currentat the time, that Thomas Jeffersonhad fathered an illegitimate mulattodaughter with Sally Hemings. In Brown'snovel, the supposed mistress of thePresident is a woman

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Clotel  Or  the President s Daughter  Large Print
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release Date : 2019-02-09

Clotel; or, The President's Daughter is an 1853 novel by United States author and playwright William Wells Brown about Clotel and her sister, fictional slave daughters of Thomas Jefferson. Brown, who escaped from slavery in 1834 at the age of 20, published the book in London.

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Clotel  Or  President s Daughter
  • Author : William Wells Brown
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012

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The Portable Nineteenth Century African American Women Writers
  • Author : Hollis Robbins,Henry Louis Gates
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-07-25

A landmark collection documenting the social, political, and artistic lives of African American women throughout the tumultuous nineteenth century. Named one of NPR's Best Books of 2017. The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers is the most comprehensive anthology of its kind: an extraordinary range of voices offering the expressions of

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Clotel  Or  the President s Daughter
  • Author : Wells William Brown
  • Publisher : IndyPublish.com
  • Release Date : 2008-07-01

Read online Clotel Or the President s Daughter written by Wells William Brown, published by IndyPublish.com which was released on 2008-07-01. Download full Clotel Or the President s Daughter Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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