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Publisher description for Three classic African-American novels / edited and with an introduction by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.


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Counter William Wells Brown, Frances E.W. Harper, and Charles W. Chesnutt, three black writers who bore witness to the experience of their people under slavery, create a portrait of black life in the 19th century in these three novels.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: African Americans Fiction, American fiction African American authors, Children of presidents Fiction, African American women Fiction, Southern States Fiction, Women slaves Fiction