A Southern Odyssey, Travelers in the Antebellum North. [inscribed and signed by the author]
A survey of travel accounts in the antebellum North written by Southern writers. These accounts are compiled here from contemporary letters, diaries, newspaper articles, and the few books on the subject by Southerners. With 20 illustrations from contemporary sources. This copy inscribed to a collector of Black American history by the author, John Hope Franklin, an esteemed historian.
Description: A Southern Odyssey, Travelers in the Antebellum North. [inscribed and signed by the author]
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, (1976). First Edition. 299 pages. 8vo. Publisher’s cloth. Illustrations. Inscribed and signed by John Hope Franklin on the half-title. Very Good in dust jacket in like condition which has minor rubbing.
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