Title: Tombee: Portrait of a Cotton Planter
Author: Rosengarten, Theodore
Publisher: William Morrow, New York
Publication Date: 1986
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: G
D-j Condition: G
Comments: Ex-library (see photos).
Synopsis: Tombee was an unlucky slave owner and cotton planter on St. Helena Island, South Carolina. His real name was Thomas B. Chaplin, and we know him because of his plantation journal, kept between 1845 and 1858.