Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, An American Slave, Written by Himself by Henry Bibb.
Henry Bibb (1815-1854) was born to an enslaved woman named Mildred Jackson in Shelby County, Kentucky. His father was a state senator who never acknowledged him. His narrative documents his persistent attempts to escape to freedom, beginning at age ten, offering an insider's view of the degrada...
Chapel Hill [North Carolina] :
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library,
Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, 2018