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 Twelve Years a Slave 

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    Having been born a freeman, and for more than thirty years enjoyed the blessings of liberty in a free State-and having...
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    ONE morning, towards the latter part of the month of March, 1841, having at that time no particular business to engage...
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    SOME three hours elapsed, during which time I remained seated on the low bench, absorbed in painful meditations. At len...
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    AT intervals during the first night of Eliza's incarceration in the pen, she complained bitterly of Jacob Brook's, her...
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    AFTER we were all on board, the brig Orleans proceeded down James River. Passing into Chesapeake Bay, we arrived next d...
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    The very amiable, pious-hearted Mr. Theophilus Freeman, partner or consignee of James H. Burch, and keeper of the slave...
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    ON leaving, the New-Orleans slave pen, Harry and I followed our new master through the streets, while Eliza, crying and...
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    William Ford unfortunately became embarrassed in his pecuniary affairs. A heavy judgement was rendered against him in c...
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    As the sun approached the meridian that day it became insufferably warm. Its hot rays scorched the ground. The earth al...
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    AT the end of a month, my services being no longer required at Tanner's I was sent over the bayou again to my master,...
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    AFTER a long sleep, sometime in the afternoon I awoke, refreshed, but very sore and stiff. Sally came in and talked wi...
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    EDWIN EPPS, of whom much will be said during the remainder of this history, is a large, portly, heavy bodied man with...
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    On my arrival at Master Epps', in obedience to his order, the first business upon which I entered was the making of an...
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    THE first year of Epps' residence on the bayou, 1845, the caterpillars almost totally destroyed the cotton crop throug...
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    IN consequence of my inability in cotton-picking, Epps was in the habit of hiring me out on sugar plantations during t...
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    WITH the exception of my trip to St. Mary's parish, and my absence during the cane-cutting seasons, I was constantly e...
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    THE year 1850, down to which time I have now arrived, omit- ting many occurrences uninteresting to the reader, was an...
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    WILEY suffered severely at the hands of Master Epps, as has been related in the preceding chapter, but in this respect...
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    IN the month of June, 1852, in pursuance of a previous con- tract, Mr. Avery, a carpenter of Bayou Rouge, commenced th...
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    FAITHFUL to his word, the day before Christmas, just at night- fall, Bass came riding into the yard. "How are you," sa...
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    I AM indebted to Mr. Henry B. Northup and others for many of the particulars contained in this chapter. The letter wr...
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    As the steamer glided on its way towards New-Or- leans, perhaps I was not happy—perhaps there was no difficulty in res...
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