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    Joel Chandler Harris: Uncle Remus: His Songs and Sayings The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation. (New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881), first edition, first state with "presumptive" instead of "presumptuous" on page 9, correct ads on page [233], 231 pages, [8] pages of ads, illustrated by Frederick Church and James Moser, green cloth with gilt titles and decoration, butterfly endpapers, 12mo (5.25" x 7.75"), corners bumped, tiny split at head of spine, contemporary owner's name written in ink on the ffep, else a superb copy with bright, clean boards. This is a beautiful copy with no loss to the gilting and clean internal contents. Laid in the book is a 4" x 6.75" leaf with "Faithfully yours:/Joel Chandler Harris" written at the lower portion. The signature appears to be correct.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
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