A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince

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Title

A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince

Creator

Prince, Nancy

Source

Boston Public Library

Publisher

Prince, Nancy

Contributor

Cartaya, Jorge

Format

Book

Language

English

Type

Autobiography
Ethnographic study
Abolitionist writing
Primary source

Table Of Contents

A Sketch of the Early Life of Nancy Prince, 5
Marriage and Life in Russia, 14
Mrs. Prince, 16
Manners and Customs of the Russians, 18
The Events that Took Place During Nine Years
Residence in St. Petersburg, 20
Her Voyage Home, 34
Her Voyage and Business to the West Indies, 38
Her Errand Home, and Success, 49
Her Return Back, and State of Things at that Time, 51
Description of the Country, 58
Embarkment again Home, and Deception of the Captain, 68
Cast away at Key West, 69
Arrival at New Orleans, — Scenes witnessed
while there, 70
Departure from New Orleans, and arrival at New
York, 74

Date Created

1850

Bibliographic Citation

Prince, Nancy. A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince. Boston: Self-published, 1850. Nancy Prince: A Transamerican Archive. Web.

Files

Nancy_Prince.pdf

Citation

Prince, Nancy, “A Narrative of the Life and Travels of Mrs. Nancy Prince,” Nancy Prince: A Transamerican Archive, accessed August 15, 2022, https://nancyprince.omeka.net/items/show/3.

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