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Harris, Joel Chandler
THREE WORKS:
On the Plantation. A Story of a Georgia Boy's Adventures during the war. New York: D. Appleton and company, 1892, first American edition (with extra chapter "Something about Sandy Claus"), frontispiece portrait, illustrations by E.W. Kemble, 10pp. advertisements at the end, original pictorial cloth, brown-coated decorated endpapers; Told by Uncle Remus. New Stories of the Old Plantation. New York, McClure, Phillips & Co., 1905, first edition, 14 plates from drawings by A.B. Frost, J.M. Conde and Frank Verbeck, original dark red cloth with pictorial panel on upper cover, top edge gilt, bookplate of Charles Marcus Rhodes; Uncle Remus Returns. Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1918, first collected edition of these stories, illustrations by A.B. Frost and J.M. Conde, colour frontispiece, original pictorial cloth, dust-jacket; 8vo (3)
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Literature

BAL 7124, 7156, 7168

Catalogue Note

Three  collections in the series of the author's chronicles of African-American tales and legends, strongly influencing an international audience's first impression of the life and dialects of the American South. The Uncle Remus tales have been translated since into more than forty languages.

The Library of an English Bibliophile Part VIII

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London