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Black Authors, 1556-1922

Works by authors of African or African-American descent, 1556-1922. Personal narratives, autobiographies, histories, expedition reports, military reports, novels, essays, poems, musical compositions.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1556 - 1922
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.
  • Publisher Readex
  • Notes
    • United States
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description Collection of works by authors of African or African-American descent from 1556 to 1922, as compiled by the curators of the Afro-Americana Imprints collection at the Library Company of Philadelphia. Presents a wide range of genres, including personal narratives, autobiographies, histories, expedition reports, military reports, novels, essays, poems and musical compositions.