Easton Press TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE Solomon Northup SEALED
TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE
Reproduction of 1853 first edition.
The searing memoir of Solomon Northup who was born a freeman in New York, then kidnapped and sold into slavery. Originally published in 1853, this historic re-creation features all the original illustrations and vintage advertisements. This moving account is the basis for the major motion picture that just won the Academy Award for Best Picture.