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The Resource Unchained voices : an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century, Vincent Carretta, editor

Unchained voices : an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century, Vincent Carretta, editor

Label
Unchained voices : an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century
Title
Unchained voices
Title remainder
an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Vincent Carretta, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vincent Carretta has assembled the most comprehensive anthology ever published of writings by eighteenth-century people of African descent, capturing the diverse experiences of blacks on both sides of the Atlantic--America, Britain, the West Indies, and Africa--between 1760 and 1798. --from publisher description
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carretta, Vincent
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Blacks
  • Blacks
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • English literature
  • Blacks
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African Americans
  • American literature
  • Blacks
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English-speaking countries
  • Great Britain
  • Literatur
  • Großbritannien
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Anthologie
  • Englisch
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Unchained voices : an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century, Vincent Carretta, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poems:
  • An elegiac poem, on the death of--George Whitefield
  • Poems on various subjects, religious and moral
  • "To his excellency General Washington"
  • Phillis Wheatley
  • "An ode"
  • Francis Williams
  • Letters of the late Ignatius Sancho, an African. In two volumes. To which are prefixed, memoirs of his life
  • Ignatius Sancho
  • A narrative of the Lord's wonderful dealings with John Marrant, a Black
  • Narrative of the uncommon sufferings, and suprizing deliverance of Briton Hammon, a Negro man
  • John Marrant -- The life and confession of Johnson Green, who is to be executed this day, August 17th, 1786, for the atrocious crime of burglary; together with his last and dying words
  • Johnson Green
  • "Petition of an African slave, to the Legislature of Massachusetts"
  • Belinda
  • Thoughts and sentiments on the evil and wicked traffic of the slavery ad commerce of the human species, humbly submitted to the inhabitants of Great Britain, by Ottobah Cugoano, a native of Africa
  • Quobna Ottobah Cugoano
  • The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, written by himself
  • Olaudah Equiano
  • Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the Secretary of State, with his answer
  • Benjamin Banneker
  • Briton Hammon
  • "An account of several Baptist churches, consisting chiefly of Negro slaves: particularly of one at Kingston, in Jamaica; and another at Savannah in Georgia"
  • Geroge Liele
  • "An account of the life of Mr. David George, from Sierra Leone in Africa; given by himself in a conversation with Brother Rippon of London, and Brother Pearce of Birmingham"
  • David George
  • "Memoirs of the life of Boston King, a Black preacher. Written by himself, during his residence at Kingswood-School"
  • Boston King
  • A narrative of the life and adventures of Venture, a native of Africa: but resident above sixty years in the United States of America, related by himself
  • Venture Smith
  • Poems:
  • An evening thought
  • An address to Miss Phillis Wheatly, Ethiopian poetess
  • Jupiter Hammon
  • A narrative of the most remarkable particulars in the life of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw, an African prince, as related by himself
  • James Albert ukawsaw Gronniosaw
Control code
ocn835158020
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Expanded ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813144085
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hfpbg
  • aa3393f9-8968-44db-94a8-679b7563da24
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835158020
Label
Unchained voices : an anthology of Black authors in the English-speaking world of the eighteenth century, Vincent Carretta, editor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poems:
  • An elegiac poem, on the death of--George Whitefield
  • Poems on various subjects, religious and moral
  • "To his excellency General Washington"
  • Phillis Wheatley
  • "An ode"
  • Francis Williams
  • Letters of the late Ignatius Sancho, an African. In two volumes. To which are prefixed, memoirs of his life
  • Ignatius Sancho
  • A narrative of the Lord's wonderful dealings with John Marrant, a Black
  • Narrative of the uncommon sufferings, and suprizing deliverance of Briton Hammon, a Negro man
  • John Marrant -- The life and confession of Johnson Green, who is to be executed this day, August 17th, 1786, for the atrocious crime of burglary; together with his last and dying words
  • Johnson Green
  • "Petition of an African slave, to the Legislature of Massachusetts"
  • Belinda
  • Thoughts and sentiments on the evil and wicked traffic of the slavery ad commerce of the human species, humbly submitted to the inhabitants of Great Britain, by Ottobah Cugoano, a native of Africa
  • Quobna Ottobah Cugoano
  • The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, written by himself
  • Olaudah Equiano
  • Copy of a letter from Benjamin Banneker to the Secretary of State, with his answer
  • Benjamin Banneker
  • Briton Hammon
  • "An account of several Baptist churches, consisting chiefly of Negro slaves: particularly of one at Kingston, in Jamaica; and another at Savannah in Georgia"
  • Geroge Liele
  • "An account of the life of Mr. David George, from Sierra Leone in Africa; given by himself in a conversation with Brother Rippon of London, and Brother Pearce of Birmingham"
  • David George
  • "Memoirs of the life of Boston King, a Black preacher. Written by himself, during his residence at Kingswood-School"
  • Boston King
  • A narrative of the life and adventures of Venture, a native of Africa: but resident above sixty years in the United States of America, related by himself
  • Venture Smith
  • Poems:
  • An evening thought
  • An address to Miss Phillis Wheatly, Ethiopian poetess
  • Jupiter Hammon
  • A narrative of the most remarkable particulars in the life of James Albert Ukawsaw Gronniosaw, an African prince, as related by himself
  • James Albert ukawsaw Gronniosaw
Control code
ocn835158020
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Expanded ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813144085
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hfpbg
  • aa3393f9-8968-44db-94a8-679b7563da24
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835158020

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