Woman of Color, Daughter of Privilege : Amanda America Dickson, 1849-1893

By: Leslie, Kent Anderson

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Book is about fine except for former owner's name in ink on ffep. Jacket is close to near fine but has a light crease near the front bottom right corner. Signed, with inscription, by the author on the hald-title page. Amanda Dickson was born a slave to her white owner who had raped her mother. However, she was raised in her father's family, married a white man and eventually inherited an estate that made her the richest woman in Georgia. Fascinating story of black/white relationships in the Old South. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 225 pages; Signed by Author

Title: Woman of Color, Daughter of Privilege : Amanda America Dickson, 1849-1893

Author Name: Leslie, Kent Anderson

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Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1995

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13994

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Georgia Biography