Narrative of William Hayden

Hayden, William Narrative of William Hayden containing a faithful account of his travels for a number of years, whilst a slave in the South written by himself. A very rare narrative, its Cincinnati imprint is uncommon and because of its proximity to the South slave hunters swept the city looking for runaway slaves. Hayden includes his own poetical works in this book, making him one of the earliest African American poets in print.

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