Here is a nice antique 1st edition book that is part of the Uncle Remus series by Joel Chandler Harris for your buying consideration. Would make a great gift for a special occasion, or keep for yourself! This book is in very good shape for being 14o years old.
The book is entitled, "On the Plantation, A Story of a Georgia Boy's Adventures During the War Years". This appears to be a 1st American edition put out in 1892. The book was written by Joel Chandler Harris. Published by D Appleton & Co. of New York.
The book is still firmly bound together. The cover is a tan hard cover with the image of a rabbit at a table on the front. An image of a bear wearing a hat on the spine. black calf leather and hardcover. Some discoloration of the covers and spine along the bottom, almost like old paint. There is no musty or mildewy smell to the book. The cover over the spine is still there. Some minor staining at the bottom of the pages from whatever the white is on the covers. Twenty-three black and white engravings/illustrations in this book that are noted in a listing on one of the front pages.
The book is 7.75" tall, by 5.5" across, by 1.5" wide . The book is 233 pages in length.
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We have a number of other Joel Chandler Harris Uncle Remus books from the 1890s available for sale separately in our online store. Listing numbers will be noted here once made available to you. Thanks.
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