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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Or, Life Among the Lowly

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$31.00 • £26.95 • €28.95

ISBN 9780674034075

Publication Date: 04/15/2009


624 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

Belknap Press

The John Harvard Library


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  • Introduction by David Bromwich
  • Note on the Text
  • Chronology of Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Life
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin; Or, Life Among the Lowly
    • Preface
    • I. In Which the Reader Is Introduced to a Man of Humanity
    • II. The Mother
    • III. The Husband and Father
    • IV. An Evening in Uncle Tom’s Cabin
    • V. Showing the Feelings of Living Property on Changing Owners
    • VI. Discovery
    • VII. The Mother’s Struggle
    • VIII. Eliza’s Escape
    • IX. In Which It Appears That a Senator Is But a Man
    • X. The Property Is Carried Off
    • XI. In Which Property Gets into an Improper State of Mind
    • XII. Select Incident of Lawful Trade
    • XIII. The Quaker Settlement
    • XIV. Evangeline
    • XV. Of Tom’s New Master, and Various Other Matters
    • XVI. Tom’s Mistress and Her Opinions
    • XVII. The Freeman’s Defence
    • XVIII. Miss Ophelia’s Experiences and Opinions
    • XIX. Miss Ophelia’s Experiences and Opinions, Continued
    • XX. Topsy
    • XXI. Kentuck
    • XXII. “The Grass Withereth—The Flower Fadeth”
    • XXIII. Henrique
    • XXIV. Foreshadowings
    • XXV. The Little Evangelist
    • XXVI. Death
    • XXVII. “This Is the Last of Earth”
    • XXVIII. Reunion
    • XXIX. The Unprotected
    • XXX. The Slave Warehouse
    • XXXI. The Middle Passage
    • XXXII. Dark Places
    • XXXIII. Cassy
    • XXXIV. The Quadroon’s Story
    • XXXV. The Tokens
    • XXXVI. Emmeline and Cassy
    • XXXVII. Liberty
    • XXXVIII. The Victory
    • XXXIX. The Stratagem
    • XL. The Martyr
    • XLI. The Young Master
    • XLII. An Authentic Ghost Story
    • XLIII. Results
    • XLIV. The Liberator
    • XLV. Concluding Remarks
  • Selected Bibliography

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