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  • Author:
    Frederick Douglass
  • ISBN:
    1418116238
  • ISBN13:
    978-1418116231
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  • Publisher:
    University of Michigan Library (January 1, 2001)
  • Pages:
    468 pages
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    Social Sciences
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My Bondage and My Freedom is an autobiographical slave narrative written by Frederick Douglass and published in 1855

My Bondage and My Freedom is an autobiographical slave narrative written by Frederick Douglass and published in 1855. It is the second of three autobiographies written by Douglass, and is mainly an expansion of his first (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass), discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty. Following this liberation, Douglass, a former slave, went on to become a prominent Abolitionist, speaker, author, and publisher.

By Dr. James M'Cune Smith. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Large Format for easy reading. Douglass was among the most prominent African-Americans of his time, and one of the most influential lecturers and authors in American history. His most well-known work is his first autobiography.

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by John David Smith published in Penguin Books 2003.

Home Frederick Douglass My Bondage and My Freedom. Douglass spent the first seven years of his life working on the plantation owned by Colonel Edward Lloyd. In 1825 he was sold to Hugh Auld and came to live in Baltimore. Life in the city was a turning point in Douglass’ life: it was there that Auld’s wife Sophia taught him to read. Douglass wrote later that literacy was his pathway from slavery to freedom. by John David Smith published in Penguin Books 2003.

This is ex-slave Frederick Douglass' second autobiography. It was written after 10 years of reflection following his legal emancipation in 1846, and his break with his mentor, William Lloyd Garrison, catapulted Douglass into the international spotlight as the foremost spokesman for American blacks, both freed and slave

Perhaps best known for his introduction to Fredrick Douglass's My Bondage and My Freedom, his influence is still found in a number of aspects of modern society and social interactions.

Perhaps best known for his introduction to Fredrick Douglass's My Bondage and My Freedom, his influence is still found in a number of aspects of modern society and social interactions. And he was considered by many to be a prophet of the twenty-first century. One of the earliest advocates of the use of "black" instead of "colored," McCune Smith treated racial identities as social constructions, arguing that American literature, music, and dance would be shaped and defined by blacks.

By Frederick Douglass. With and Introduction. My Bondage and My Freedom. By Frederick Douglass.

Others, however, welcomed Douglass’s My Bondage and My Freedom. Writing in the New York Independent, Harriet Beecher Stowe complimented the book’s literary style over the rude form of his Narrative

Others, however, welcomed Douglass’s My Bondage and My Freedom. Writing in the New York Independent, Harriet Beecher Stowe complimented the book’s literary style over the rude form of his Narrative. Douglass has a natural genius for writing. 68 Putnam’s Monthly Magazine described Douglass as the well-known fugitive slave and found much to praise, much that is profoundly touching, in My Bondage and My Freedom.

first (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass), discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty.

It is the second of three autobiographies written by Douglass, and is mainly an expansion of his first (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass), discussing in greater detail his transition from bondage to liberty. Following his liberation, Douglass, a former slave, went on to become a prominent abolitionist, speaker, author, and publisher. Publication Date: 2018. My Bondage and My Freedom (1855),by Frederick Douglass and Dr. Jame M'Cune Smith.

Large Format for easy reading. Douglass was among the most prominent African-Americans of his time, and one of the most influential lecturers and authors in American history. His most well-known work is his first autobiography, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave. Critics frequently attacked the book as inauthentic, not believing that a black man could have produced so eloquent a piece of literature. It was an immediate bestseller. My Bondage and My Freedom, written ten years later is his most accomplished autobiographical account of his life on literary and philosophical terms.