Up From Slavery. An Autobiography 1901 Booker T. Washington; First Edition

By: Booker T. Washington

Price: $850.00

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Item Condition: Fine


Up From Slavery. An Autobiography 1901 Booker T. Washington; Published by Doubleday, Page & Co., New York; First Edition, First Printing with matching dates; burgundy cloth hardcover with gilt titles; clean handsome copy in Near Fine condition; tiny piece of clear archival tape to bottom back corner of copyright page at hinge edge barely visible; gilt page tops; bright clean pages; nice frontispiece portrait with facsimile signature - tissue guard intact; handsome copy. The founder of the first negro college in the American south, this is his primary autobiography. Born as a slave, Washington founded the Tuskegee Institute, becoming its first president. In all major book collections of Afro Americana. A keystone work of Afro Americana. An important work in American history.

Title: Up From Slavery. An Autobiography 1901 Booker T. Washington; First Edition

Author Name: Booker T. Washington

Categories: Biography, Rare and Collectible, History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co., New York: 1901

Binding /Other: Hardcover

Item Condition: Fine

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