The narrative of an African American : Venture Smith (1798)

Smith, Venture, 1729?-1805

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  • Compact Disc.
  • Title from disc label.
  • "Venture Smith dictated his life story to schoolteacher Elisha Niles. It was Published as a A Narrative of the Life and Adeventures of Venture, A Native of Africa: But resident above sixty years in the United States of America, printed as a 32-page pamphlet by C. Holt at The Bee-Office, New London and first advertised for sale on December 26, 1798."-- CD Case.
  • Also includes comments by Chandler B. Saint, David Richardson, and conclusion by Marilyn Nelson.
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