Here is a nice antique 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 about 94 years old.
The book is entitled, "Uncle Remus". This book was issued in 1880. This edition was put out in 1924, so not a first edition. The book was written by Joel Chandler Harris. Illustrated by A B Frost. The book was published by D Appleton Company of New York.
The book has red hardcovers with the title and author name impressed in gold and the designs done in black and gold on the cover and spine.
The book is still well bound together. There is no musty or mildewy smell to the book. Sopme minor spotting in the book in places. The cover over the spine is still there. Book is leaning a little over on the spine, so not square. The spine cover is loose from the side of the book. Pages loose in the individually bound chapters as well, still all there. A couple of owner names and dedications in ink and pencil in the front of the book.
The book is 7.75" tall, by 5-3/8" across, by 1-5/8" wide. The book is 265 pages in length.
Let us know if you have any questions or need additional pictures. Don’t be shy to make an offer, we are always open to reasonable suggestions.
Make sure that this item meets your needs and requirements before deciding to acquire it. The item can be returned, there is a 10% restocking fee to do so. So, please carefully review all the attached pictures, ask all the questions you have, come see in person or send a friend to see the item on your behalf, prior to deciding to acquire it. Should you want to come to see the book in person in Wilmington, DE, you just need to give us one business day's notice to retrieve the book from our offsite environmentally controlled storage facility.
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 for the other Chandler Uncle Remus series books are;
On the Plantation, A Georgia Boys Adventures During the War, 1892 1st Edit. - 122811017506
Uncle Remus and His Friends, 1892 1st Edition - 122821167730
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