The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.
“This brilliant fictional autobiography [is] told in the finest tradition of oral history. [T]he life story of a black lady born in slavery on a Louisiana plantation who is freed at the end of the Civil War and lives for one hundred more years to see the second emancipation.” (dust jacket)
Description: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.
New York: The Dial Press, 1971. 245pp. First Edition. Publisher’s dark brown boards, with dust jacket. Top and front edge of textblock with minor foxing, spine with lean. Jacket with minor wear at edges and lightly-soiled rear panel. Both very good condition.