Behind the Scenes or Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House. Elizabeth KECKLEY.
Behind the Scenes or Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House
Behind the Scenes or Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House

Behind the Scenes or Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White House

New York: G.W. Carleton & Co., 1868. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 5 1/4 X 7 1/2 Inches. 371 [8] PP. Good. Item #3534

First edition copy in the original brown cloth binding. Worn at head and foot of spine. Wear to edges. Scattered foxing. A few PO notes in pencil. Gold lettering to spine a bit dull. Spine cocked a bit. Even with all of these faults the book presents well. A very important African-American slave narrative written by Mary Todd Lincoln's seamstress and friend. Copies in collectible condition are incredibly scarce.

Price: $1,750.00