Uncle Remus, his songs and his sayings : the folk-lore of the old plantation /

Iconic, yet controversial fables are deployed to effect by Harris. In his introduction Harris emphasizes his own sense of the stories as ethnological and folkloric gold mines, as well as the most genuine reporductions he could muster of legitimate dialect rather that "the intolerable misrepres...

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Main Author: Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908.
Other Authors: Church, Frederick S. 1842-1924., Moser, James H.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : D. Appleton and Company, 1881, c1880.
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035 |a (OCoLC)ocm62295724 
040 |a FUG  |c FUG  |d PVU 
035 |a (OCoLC)62295724 
090 |a PS1809  |b .A1 1881 
049 |a [OC]PVUO 
100 1 |a Harris, Joel Chandler,  |d 1848-1908. 
245 1 0 |a Uncle Remus, his songs and his sayings :  |b the folk-lore of the old plantation /  |c by Joel Chandler Harris ; with illustrations by Frederick S. Church and James H. Moser. 
260 |a New York :  |b D. Appleton and Company,  |c 1881, c1880. 
300 |a 231, [8] p., [8] leaves of plates :  |b ill. ;  |c 20 cm. 
500 |a Publisher's catalogue follows text. 
500 |a Contains verse and prose. 
510 4 |a BAL,  |c 7100 
510 4 |a Grolier, 100 Influential American Books,  |c 83 
510 4 |a Blank, Peter Parley to Penrod,  |c 56. 
590 |a Title page inked inscriptino dated 1881, front pastedown with similar inscription. 
590 |a May09spc 
590 |a Bound in publisher's binding of green cloth with gilt rabbit smoking a pipe on the front cover. 
520 |a Iconic, yet controversial fables are deployed to effect by Harris. In his introduction Harris emphasizes his own sense of the stories as ethnological and folkloric gold mines, as well as the most genuine reporductions he could muster of legitimate dialect rather that "the intolerable misrepresentations of the minstrel stage". 
650 0 |a African Americans  |v Folklore  |v Juvenile fiction. 
650 0 |a Plantation life  |v Juvenile fiction. 
650 0 |a Conduct of life  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Remus, Unclue (Fictitous character)  |v Juvenile literature. 
650 0 |a Slavery  |v Juvenile fiction. 
650 0 |a Animals  |v Juvenile fiction. 
650 0 |a Children's stories. 
650 0 |a Children's poetry. 
655 7 |a Children's stories  |y 1881.  |2 lcsh 
655 7 |a Children's poetry  |y 1881.  |2 lcsh 
655 7 |a Folk tales  |y 1881.  |2 rbgenr 
700 1 |a Church, Frederick S.  |q (Frederick Stuart),  |d 1842-1924. 
700 1 |a Moser, James H.  |4 ill 
994 |a C0  |b PVU 
852 0 |b OC  |h PS1809  |i .A1 1881 
852 0 |b ACQ