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Told by Uncle Remus

Joel Chandler Harris

Told by Uncle Remus

new stories of the old plantation

by Joel Chandler Harris

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joel Chandler Harris; illustrated by A. B. Frost, J. M. Conde, and Frank Verbeck.
    ContributionsFrost, A. B. 1851-1928., Conde , J. M., Ver Beck, Frank, 1858-1933.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14129479M

    Read this book now “Nights with Uncle Remus” A favorite story among the Uncle Remus tales. Author: Joel Chandler Harris Download Cover Image: [].   The Uncle Remus tales took the world by storm almost immediately. People hadn’t seen anything like them. The closest modern day equivalent would be to the frenzy surrounding the Harry Potter saga. Consider William Morris’s Brer Rabbit wallpaper, completed 18 months after the first book of Uncle Remus tales was released. Or how Rudyard.

    The Tar-Baby is the second of the Uncle Remus stories published in ; it is about a doll made of tar and turpentine used by the villainous Br'er Fox to entrap Br'er more that Br'er Rabbit fights the Tar-Baby, the more entangled he becomes. In modern usage, tar baby refers to a problematic situation that is only aggravated by additional involvement with it.   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes Sixteen tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends as told by Uncle Remus to the grandson of his :

    Harris, Joel Chandler, Told by Uncle Remus: New Stories of the Old Plantation ("Booklovers edition"; New York: McKinlay, Stone and Mackenzie, ca. ), illust. by Oliver Herford (multiple formats at ) Harris, Joel Chandler, Uncle Remus and Brer Rabbit (New York: F. A. Stokes, c) (multiple formats at Google). Sixteen tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends as told by Uncle Remus to the grandson of his master. Preview this book He told it very well for a small chap, and Uncle Remus pretended to enjoy it, although he had heard it hundreds of times. "It 'sa mighty purty tale," he said.


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The stories of Uncle Remus' visitor Daddy Jack often also include unnamed stock roles such as a daughter, a foolish bird, a man, a mother, a snake, a wise bird, and a witch. Told By Uncle Remus book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Sixteen tales of Brer Rabbit and his friends as told by Uncle Re /5.

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Email * Comments. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. $ Author: Joel Chandler Harris hardcover, first edition, condition issues. This book contains all of Joel Chandler Harris's animal fables as told by the character "Uncle Remus" Remus is a freed slave on a southern plantation, and his stories are told in Harris's attempt at the Negro dialect of the time, although the stories themselves are an invaluable cultural reference, Remus can be seen as too much of a "Yus Masser /5.

First edition of the “last important collection” of Uncle Remus tales, inscribed by the author, “Faithfully yours, Joel Chandler Harris, 10 February ” InHarris published his first book of Uncle Remus stories, setting down old African American folktales in the dialect in which he heard them.

Seven more would follow. : Told By Uncle Remus. New Stories of the Old Plantation. Illustrated by A. Frost, J. Conde and Frank Verbeck.: 5 1/4" x 7 3/4", pp. + (10)pp. of Grosset & Dunlap ads; black & white frontispiece by A.

Frost & 17 other similar, full-page illustrations & other smaller, drawings by Frost, Conde & Verbeck in the text.

Tan/yellow. TOLD BY UNCLE REMUS New Stories of the Old Plantation [Hardcover] [ ] Harris, Joel Chandler and A. Frost, J. Conde and Frank Uerbeck by HARRIS, Joel Chandler Seller. Uncle Remus is a fictional storyteller who shares stories about Br'er Rabbit, a trickster who is often opposed by Br'er Fox and Br'er Bear.

Uncle Remus was adapted in the controversial Disney film, The Song of the South and the story characters are still feature in the Disney ride, Splash : Harris’ use of innovative spelling to give the reader a sense of the black dialect was considered novel. While this is not a book that will pass a current political correctness test, due to its use of labels for black folks which have gone out of polite conversation, Uncle Remus is a largely sympathetic look at post-war plantation life.

Bearing a striking resemblance to Aesop of Aesop's Fables fame, American author Joel Chandler Harris' Uncle Remus is also a former slave who loves to tell simple and pithy stories. Uncle Remus or to give it its original title, Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings was published in late and received instant acclaim.

The book was reviewed 5/5(3). Told by Uncle Remus: New Stories of the Old Plantation Contents: The reason why -- Why Mr. Cricket has elbows on his legs -- How Wiley Wolf rode in the bag -- Brother Rabbit's laughing-place -- Brother Rabbit and the chickens -- Little Mister Cricket and the other creatures -- When Brother Rabbit was King -- How old Craney-Crow lost his head.

TOLD BY UNCLE REMUS. THE REASON WHY. The main reason why Uncle Remus retired from business as a story-teller was because the little boy to whom he had told his tales grew to be a very big boy, and grew and grew till he couldn’t grow any bigger.

Meanwhile, his father and mother moved to Atlanta, and lived there for several years. Great deals on Uncle Remus. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items.

Told by Uncle Remus New Stories of the old Plantation, Harris, Hardcover ed. $ Topic: Classics. New Listing VINTAGE BOOK"UNCLE REMUS AND THE LITTLE BOY" TO On that day, the Atlanta Constitution published the young copy editor's "Story of Mr.

Rabbit and Mr. Fox as told by Within months, magazines across the country were reprinting his tales, and after more than 1, written requests for a collection, the first Uncle Remus book was published in November, Told By Uncle Remus: About Uncle Remus | The Stories | Contact | Home | The Stories | Contact | Home.

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Grosset and Dunlap. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. The Paperback of the Told by Uncle Remus: new stories of the old plantation () (Children's Class by Joel Chandler Harris at Barnes & Noble.

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