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A Hairdresser's Experience in High Life

A Hairdresser's Experience in High Life( )
Author: Potter, Elizabeth Gray
Other: Dean, Sharon G.
Series title:The Schomburg Library of Nineteenth-Century Black Women Writers Ser.
ISBN:978-0-19-506198-7
Publication Date:Apr 1991
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $62.00
Book Description:

Eliza Potter's 1859 autobiography expresses her indignation, abolitionist sentiments, fiery temper, and sheer joy of life as she reveals the private selves of the white women whose heads she "combed." As an insider on the margins, her identity provides a unique vantage point for her story andthat of the elites of nineteenth-century Cincinnati society.

Book Details
Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Biography & Autobiography / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional / African American & Black
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):4.94 x 6.88 x 1.141 Inches
Book Weight:0.66 Pounds



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