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by Frances Anne Kemble

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1426460511
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Frances Anne Kemble
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English
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BiblioBazaar (December 2, 2006)
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Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia

Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia. During her marriage she kept journals of everyday life, and after some years grew to detest the institution of slavery and the things Butler stood for. Kemble eventually divorced him, but it wasn't until after the Civil War had started that she published her journal about her observations and the experiences of the hundreds of African American slaves owned by her ex-husband. Summary by James K. White. This is a Librivox recording.

Frances Anne Kemble, (1809-1893) referred to as Fanny, was .

Frances Anne Kemble, (1809-1893) referred to as Fanny, was a famous British actress and author in the early to mid nineteenth century. As a member of the famous Kemble theatrical family.

LibriVox recording of Journal of A Residence On A Georgian Plantation .

LibriVox recording of Journal of A Residence On A Georgian Plantation, 1838-1839 by Frances Anne Kemble  . Frances Anne Kemble is better known on this (the European) side of the Atlantic by her stage name: Fanny Kemble. This famous actress was also talented writer who, appalled by time on her husband's sugar and cotton plantations, was also aware that others' degradation was the price of her comfort.

Fanny Kemble was a British actress who married mega-plantation owner, Pierce Butler of Georgia.

Frances Anne Kemble's Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839 consists of 2 parts for ease of. .

Frances Anne Kemble's Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839 consists of 2 parts for ease of reading. Choose the part of Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839 which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. Table of Contents for Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation 1838-1839 by Frances Anne Kemble. This book contains 112087 words. With an average reading speed of 420 words per minute, you will finish reading this book in 2 days if you devote 4 hours daily

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. At first, it took me a minute to get into the book. The writing style is Francis Anne Kemble was born and raised in England.

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. She became an actress and eventually traveled to America performing. While there she met and eventuallly married Pierce Butler. Butler and Fanny lived in the North, but their money came from Butler's rice plantation in the South.

Harper & Brothers, 1863 - 337 pages ‎ Appears in 1.

Harper & Brothers, 1863 - 337 pages. Page 105 - I reflect on the great means of good, to myself and ^Jjiers, that I so gladly agreed to give up forever for a maintenance by the unpaid labor of slaves - people toiling not only unpaid, but under the bitter conditions the bare contemplation of which was then wringing my heart.

Frances Anne Kemble recorded her stay in the Georgia Sea Islands twenty-two years before . Passionate in its denunciation of oppression, the Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation painted a picture of slavery so brutal in its realism that it was unacceptable to Victorian society.

Frances Anne Kemble recorded her stay in the Georgia Sea Islands twenty-two years before the outbreak of the Civil War; her book was the product of the fierce debate over slavery that exercised the minds of men and women on both sides of the Atlantic in the years following the end of the American Revolution. Although the Journal enjoyed an intensive wartime fame, it was soon forgotten by the general public and soon out of print.

Author: Frances Anne Kemble. Release Date: May 24, 2004 The following diary was kept in the winter and spring of 1838-9, on an estate consisting of rice and cotton plantations, in the islands at the entrance of the Altamaha, on the coast of Georgia. Release Date: May 24, 2004. Character set encoding: ISO-8859-1 . Start of this project gutenberg ebook georgian plantation . Produced by Pauline, Suzanne Shell, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. The following diary was kept in the winter and spring of 1838-9, on an estate consisting of rice and cotton plantations, in the islands at the entrance of the Altamaha, on the coast of Georgia. The slaves in whom I then had an unfortunate interest were sold some years ago. The islands themselves are at present in the power of the Northern troops.

From their own sable colour, a pall falls over the whole of God’s universe to them, and they find themselves stamped with a badge of infamy of Nature’s own devising, at sight of which all natural kindliness of man to man seems to recoil from them.