Memoir of Pierre Toussaint, Born a Slave in St. Domingo.

Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1854. Second edition. Hardcover. 18.5 x 11.5 cm. 12mo. 124pp. Bound in blink-stamped green cloth. Frontispiece portrait. Stated second edition. Chipping and fading to head and tail of spine. Corners are bumped. Binding is still tight. Foxing to frontispiece and tissue guard. Good. Item #69657

Narrative of a Haitian-American hairdresser, philanthropist and one time slave, later freed, brought to New York in 1787. He took the naem Toussaint in honor of Revolutionary Haitan leader Toussaint Louverture. Sabin 39737.

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