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Narrative of Joanna; An Emancipated Slave, of Surinam, from John Gabriel Stedman's "A Narrative of a Five Year's Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam" (1796)

The History of Mary Prince, a West Indian Slave. Related by Herself. With a Supplement by the Editor. To Which Is Added, the Narrative of Asa-Asa, a Captured African. Third Edition. 41 p.
London: F. Westley and A. H. Davis, Stationers' Hall Court;…

Negro Slavery Described by a Negro: Being the Narrative of Ashton Warner, a Native of St. Vincent's. With an Appendix Containing the Testimony of Four Christian Ministers, Recently Returned from the Colonies, on the System of Slavery as It Now…

“The History of Abon Becr Sadika” was published in Volume II (pp. 126-30) of R. R. Madden's, "A Twelvemonths Residence in the West Indies, During the Transition from Slavery to Apprenticeship: with Incidental Notices of the State of Society,…

Poems by a Slave in the Island of Cuba, Recently Liberated; Translated from the Spanish, by R. R. Madden, M.D. With the History of the Early Life of the Negro Poet, Written by Himself; to Which Are Prefixed Two Pieces Descriptive of Cuban Slavery and…

"Letter from W.A. Gilbert, A Runaway Slave from the Danish West Indies to the Danish King" is by William F. A. Gilbert, an escaped slave from the Danish West Indies, who on August 12, 1847, in Boston, Massachusetts, gave his written testament to King…

Biography of Pierre Toussaint by Hannah Farnham Sawyer Lee (1854)

An Interesting Narrative. Biography of Mahommah G. Baquaqua, a Native of Zoogoo, in the Interior of Africa. (A Convert to Christianity,) With a Description of That Part of the World; Including the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants, Their…
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