The President's Daughter

by William Wells Brown

The President's Daughter

  • ISBN-13: 9781874509257
  • Author(s): William Wells Brown
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|modern fiction
  • Publisher: The X Press
  • Imprint: The X Press
  • Publication Date: 09-01-1996
  • Format: p/b

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Written by an escaped Negro slave and reputed to be the first novel by a black American, this book was originally published in 1853 under the title Clotel and is based on the much-repeated claim that Thomas Jefferson, founding father, slave owner, and President of the USA, had fathered many slaves.
About the book

Written by an escaped Negro slave and reputed to be the first novel by a black American, this book was originally published in 1853 under the title Clotel and is based on the much-repeated claim that Thomas Jefferson, founding father, slave owner, and President of the USA, had fathered many slaves.