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Orihuela, Andrés Avelino de


The Sun of Jesús del Monte

A Cuban Antislavery Novel Andrés Avelino de Orihuela. Translated and edited by David Luis-Brown

Translated into English for the first time, Andrés Avelino de Orihuela’s El Sol de Jesús del Monte is a landmark Cuban antislavery novel. Published originally in 1852, the same year as Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin (which Orihuela had translated into Spanish), it provides an... More