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Incidents in the life of a slave girl


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PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR .
INTRODUCTION BY THE EDITOR.
CONTENTS .
- INCIDENTS -- IN THE -- LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL, -- SEVEN YEARS CONCEALED.
I. CHILDHOOD.
II. -- THE NEW MASTER AND MISTRESS.
III. -- THE SLAVES' NEW YEAR'S DAY.
IV. -- THE SLAVE WHO DARED TO FEEL LIKE -- A MAN.
V. -- THE TRIALS OF GIRLHOOD.
VI. -- THE JEALOUS MISTRESS.
VII. -- THE LOVER.
VIII. -- WHAT SLAVES ARE TAUGHT TO THINK OF -- THE NORTH.
IX. -- SKETCHES OF NEIGHBORING SLAVEHOLDERS.
X. -- A PERILOUS PASSAGE IN THE SLAVE GIRL'S LIFE.
XI. -- THE NEW TIE TO LIFE.
XII. -- FEAR OF INSURRECTION.
XIII. -- THE CHURCH AND SLAVERY.
XIV. -- ANOTHER LINK TO LIFE.
XV. -- CONTINUED PERSECUTIONS.
XVI. -- SCENES AT THE PLANTATION.
XVII. -- THE FLIGHT.
XVIII. -- MONTHS OF PERIL.
XIX. -- THE CHILDREN SOLD.
XX. -- NEW PERILS.
XXI. -- THE LOOPHOLE OF RETREAT.
XXII. -- CHRISTMAS FESTIVITIES.
XXIII. -- STILL IN PRISON.
XXIV. -- THE CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS.
XXV. -- COMPETITION IN CUNNING.
XXVI. -- IMPORTANT ERA IN MY BROTHER'S LIFE.
XXVII. -- NEW DESTINATION FOR THE CHILDREN.
XXVIII. -- AUNT NANCY.
XXIX. -- PREPARATIONS FOR ESCAPE.
XXX. -- NORTHWARD BOUND.
XXXI. -- INCIDENTS IN PHILADELPHIA.
XXXII. -- THE MEETING OF MOTHER AND DAUGHTER.
XXXIII. -- A HOME FOUND.
XXXIV. -- THE OLD ENEMY AGAIN.
XXXV. -- PREJUDICE AGAINST COLOR.
XXXVI. -- THE HAIRBREADTH ESCAPE.
XXXVII. -- A VISIT TO ENGLAND.
XXXVIII. -- RENEWED INVITATIONS TO GO SOUTH.
XXXIX. -- THE CONFESSION.
XL. -- THE FUGITIVE SLAVE LAW.
XLI. -- FREE AT LAST.
APPENDIX .