Up From Slavery


This antique hardcover first edition of Booker T. Washington's autobiography is bound in red-brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Top edge gilt is bright. 1901 on the title pages matches the 1901 on the copyright page. Generally clean and tight, binding solid. Rear upper corner bumped. Light soil to front cover.  Tissue-faced frontispiece is a photo of Washington. 330 pages, including index; approx. 6"x8".


UP FROM SLAVERY
Booker T. Washington
Doubleday, Page and Co., 1901
First edition