Behind the Scenes, Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House

By: Keckley, Elizabeth

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8vo (5" x 7") , 371pp. Vg++. Blk boards; gilt titling, sharp; lightly flecked with tiny white dots of some kind. ISBN 0195052498. Fascinating account of a freed slave, who through her own efforts became the personal seamstress to Mary Todd Lincoln (Abraham Lincoln's wife) , and was one of the few who could tolerate her mood swings. Behind the Scenes was originally published in 1868, and was quite controversial at the time - Lincoln's son Robert had it supressed. ISBN 0195052595

Title: Behind the Scenes, Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House

Author Name: Keckley, Elizabeth

Categories: Georgia,

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0195052595

ISBN Number 13: 9780195052596

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 8713

Keywords: Black History American History American Civil War Emancipation 0195052595,