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Louisa Picquet, the Octoroon


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CONTENTS.
LOUISA PICQUET, -- THE OCTOROON SLAVE. -- CHAPTER I. -- ILLUSTRIOUS BIRTH AND PARENTAGE.
CHAPTER II. -- LOOKS TOO MUCH LIKE MADAME RANDOLPH'S CHILDREN, AND IS -- SOLD OUT OF THE FAMILY.
CHAPTER III. -- THE SECOND MASTER FAILS, AND HIS SLAVES ARE SCATTERED.
CHAPTER IV -- A WHITE SLAVE LOVE ADVENTURE.
CHAPTER V. -- INTRIGUES OF A MARRIED "SOUTHERN GENTLEMAN."
CHAPTER VI. -- THE FAMILY SOLD AT AUCTION--LOUISA BOUGHT BY A "NEW -- ORLEANS GENTLEMAN," AND WHAT CAME OF IT.
CHAPTER VII. -- INSIDE VIEWS OF ANOTHER SOUTHERN FAMILY.
CHAPTER VIII. -- OCTOROON LIFE IN NEW ORLEANS.
CHAPTER IX. -- DEATH OF HER THIRD OWNER, AND ESCAPE OF LOUISA.
CHAPTER X. -- STILL ANOTHER SOUTHERN HOUSEHOLD.
CHAPTER XI. -- DOMESTIC PURITY IN GEORGIA.
CHAPTER XII. -- THE LONG-LOST MOTHER HEARD FROM.
+ CHAPTER XIII. -- LETTER FROM A SLAVE MOTHER.
CHAPTER XIV. -- LETTER FROM THE OWNER OF ELIZABETH.
CHAPTER XV. -- PRIVATE EFFORTS TO BUY THE MOTHER.
CHAPTER XVI. -- SOLICITING HELP ABROAD TO BUY A MOTHER.
CHAPTER XVII. -- LOUISA IS IDENTIFIED IN OHIO BY A FELLOW-TRAVELER.
CHAPTER XVIII. -- VISIT TO OBERLIN, AND SOME OF THE "RESCUERS:" AND THENCE -- TO NEW YORK.
CHAPTER XIX. -- AN UNEXPECTED MEETING.
CHAPTER XX. -- RETURN TO BUFFALO--CALLS UPON "M."
CHAPTER XXI. -- SUSPECTED AND REPULSED BY A "FRIEND OF THE COLORED -- PEOPLE."
CHAPTER XXII. -- LOUISA IS INDORSED AFRESH FROM CINCINNATI.
CHAPTER XXIII. -- MORE LETTERS FROM THE MOTHER.
CHAPTER XXIV. -- METHODIST GENERAL CONFERENCE--CALLING UPON THE BISHOPS.
CHAPTER XXV. -- NEW DIFFICULTIES ENCOUNTERED--THE MOTHER STILL IN -- BONDAGE.
+ CHAPTER XXVI. -- CONCLUSION AND MORAL OF THE WHOLE STORY.
CHAPTER XXVII -- SLAVE-BURNING, OR THE "BARBARISM OF SLAVERY."