Representations of Africa in Nineteenth-Century Literature Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Samuel White Baker
The Albert N'Yanza: The Great Basin of the Nile (travel narrative) 1866
Cast up by the Sea (novel) 1868

R. M. Ballantyne
Black Ivory: A Tale of Adventure among the Slaves of East Africa (novel) 1873

William Blake
“Little Black Boy” (poem) 1789

Edward Wilmot Blyden
“A Vindication of the African Race” (essay) 1857
“Hope For Africa” (essay) 1862
The Negro in Ancient History (nonfiction) 1869
Christianity, Islam, and the Negro Race (nonfiction) 1888
Africa and Africans (nonfiction) 1903
Selected Letters of Edward Wilmot Blyden [edited by Hollis...

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