Harris, Joel Chandler
Title Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings, with an Introduction By Thomas Nelson Page
Book Condition Good
Publisher New York and London D. Appleton and Company 1920
Illustrator A. B. Frost and E. W. Kemble
Seller ID 000991
Book. 4to - over 9¾. xxii, 265 pp. 12 full page illustrated plates. The Gift Edition, with (1) on final text page. With many text illustrations of Brer Rabbit, Brer Wolf and the whole cast. Every page of the stories themselves has decorative framing of branches forming smaller cameo compartments with different members of the cast shown in each such frame, and while the decoration repeats itself, there are several templates so there is variety from one page to the next. Green decorated cloth binding has a lot of soiling and dampstain. Wear along edges, corner. Some foxing in the preliminaries, but most text pages are clean. The binding is tight, with new endpapers inserted.
American Literature, Children's literature, American South, Illustrated Plate Book,Gift Book