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In January 1853, “The ny instances” released an account of the abduction and restoration of free-born African-American New Yorker Solomon Northup, hero of “12 Years a Slave.” This Kindle variation, identical in size to a actual variation of roughly 8 pages, comprises the entire textual content of that article (originally titled “The Kidnapping Case: Narrative of the Seizure and restoration of Solomon Northup”).

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During that entire interval his hut contained neither a ground, nor a chair, nor a mattress, nor a bed, nor something for him to lie upon other than a board approximately twelve inches large, with a block of wooden for his pillow, and with a unmarried blanket to hide him, whereas the partitions of his hut didn't in any respect defend him from the inclemency of the elements. He used to be occasionally forced to accomplish acts revolting to humanity, and outrageous within the optimum degree.

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