"THE MOST INFLUENTIAL AFRICAN AMERICAN OF THE 19TH CENTURY"
DOUGLASS, Frederick. My Bondage and My Freedom. New York and Auburn, 1855.
First edition of Douglass' second autobiography—his "'true' life story"—with three engraved plates, including the stipple-engraved frontispiece from the classic daguerreotype of Douglass, and printed extracts from his famous speeches, in original cloth. $4600.