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Garies and their friends

Frank J. Webb

Garies and their friends

by Frank J. Webb

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American families -- Fiction.,
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction.,
  • African Americans -- Fiction.,
  • Race relations -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1857 ed.

    Statementby Frank J. Webb. With an introductory pref. by Mrs. Harriet B. Stowe.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.W382332 Gar8, PS3157.W62 Gar8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5758602M
    ISBN 100404068847
    LC Control Number71144700

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Internet Archive: Digital Library. The Garies narrates the fortunes of two families over several decades. Clarence Garie is a slaveholder living in Georgia with Emily, his slave and common-law wife, and their two children, also named Clarence and Emily, depicted here on the book’s cover.

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The Garies and Their Friends. by Frank J. Webb. PREFACE. The book which now appears before the public may be of interest in relation to a question which the late agitation of the subject of slavery has raised in many thoughtful minds; viz This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately pages of information about The Garies and Their Friends.

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PREFACE. The book which now appears before the public may be of interest. The Garies and Their Friends Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Domestic fiction Subject: African Americans -- Fiction Subject: Race relations -- Fiction Subject: African American families -- Fiction Subject: Racially mixed people -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

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