written by English writer Aphra Behn
(1640-1689). It is also known under the title The Royal Slave
. First published
, it is the most popular peice of fiction
from this woman, who was the first woman in England
to make a career writing
for the theatre and writing novels.
This particlar story is set in Surinam, and is about a black man who begins his life as a prince, and ends it as a slave.