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New York: Warner, 2002. Edited by Henry Louis Gates. 338 pages, 8vo, two tone boards, dust wrapper (both boards and wrapper show light wear). New York: Warner Books, 2002. A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper. Written in the 1850s, this is the only known novel by a female African American slave, and is possibly the first novel written by a black woman anywhere. An important work.
Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press, 1983. 4 of 6 volumes. Edited by Robert N. Hudspeth, brown cloth, d.w. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1983. First Edition. Near Fine. Margaret Fuller Ossoli (1810 %u2013 1850) was an American journalist, editor, critic, and women's rights advocate associated with the American transcendentalism movement. She was the first full-time American female book reviewer in journalism.