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Synopsis:

This book brings together for the first time in one volume the best stories of Joel Chandler Harris.

About the Author

After the first book appeared in 1880, Joel Chandler Harris was deluged with letters from readers all over the country asking for more stories of Brer Rabbit and his friends--so for the remaining years of his life he collected and wrote them. Richard Chase, noted folklorist and author of Jack Tales and Grandfather Tales, compiled and edited the volume after Harris's death, and his occasional footnotes and word definitions contribute to our understanding of the dialect. Chase's belief in the importance of folktales and Harris's work is summed up in his foreword: "These tales grew up in the soil of our nation. They came from the soul of a people. They endure."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395068007
Editor:
Coolidge, Archibald C.
Editor:
Van Santvoord, George,
Editor:
Coolidge, Archibald C.
Author:
Harris, Joel Chandler
Author:
Van Santvoord, George
Publisher:
Harcourt Brace and Company
Location:
Boston
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Collections by Author
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Collections by a Single Author
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Childrens classics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
73-2
Publication Date:
January 1973
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.88 in 1.23 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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