Norwich, [Connecticut]: Press of the Bulletin Company, 1881.
First edition. Octavo. 150pp. Frontispiece portrait. Brown cloth gilt. Very small label on front fly, a few tiny spots on the boards, still a fine, tight copy. A shoemaker and Methodist minister in Norwich, Connecticut describes his slave life in Virginia, his escape to New England in 1838, and his experiences as a freeman. A beautiful copy of the first edition. Brignano 241.