Penguin Books, 1970, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Reprint
introduction by Miguel Barnet. Illustrated card cover black coloured titles to the front panel and black-and-white titles to the backstrip. In this book the author recounts his life. His childhood and his youth spent as an outdoor slave on a Cuban sugar plantation. His life in the forest as a runaway slave. Then on the plantations again after the abolition of slavery and finally as a revolutionary fighter in the Cuban war for independence in 1895 . Esteban Montejo recalls this life in 1963 when he was 104 years of age. A little creasing it to the book corners and reading creases to the backstrip. Browning and foxing to the textblock edges and browning to the internal text. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (7), 8-173, (3) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Slavery; Cuba; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 0112810.