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Mary Prince, whose text was published in 1831 after she came to London from the Caribbean, became well-known as an early nineteenth-century writer of detailed slave autobiography.
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About 1788 MP was born at Brackish Pond in Bermuda; she had five younger brothers and sisters. Bibliographic Citation link.
MP must have died some time after 1833. She disappears from records after the stir caused by her memoirs, and the actual date is unknown.
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