Stella and Rose's Books Logo

Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books

UNCLE REMUS OR MR. FOX, MR. RABBIT, AND MR. TERRAPIN

Written by Joel Chandler Harris
Illustrated by A.T. Elwes
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul

UNCLE REMUS OR THE STORY OF MR. FOX AND BRER RABBIT
Written by Joel Chandler Harris. Illustrated by Harry Rountree, Rene Bull.
Stock no. 2115870
Circa. 1941. Hardback. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth covers with red title to front cover; coloured illustrations of Brer Rabbit to front. 12 colour plates by Harry Rountree (misspelt on cover and inside book - credits Harry Rowntree). 84 b/w illustrations by Bull. Large damp mark to rear cover. Corners and spine are bumped, with wear. Some darkening/fading to covers. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. A few grubby margin marks. Colour plates are lovely and bright!
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £64.00 Enquire about this book Add to Wish List

UNCLE REMUS OR THE STORY OF MR. FOX AND BRER RABBIT
Written by Joel Chandler Harris. Illustrated by Harry Rountree, Rene Bull.
Stock no. 737200
Circa. 1942. Hardback. Large format. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Very large format (12.5 x 10"). Beige cloth with brown and red title and colour illustration to front. With twelve tissue-guarded colour plates by Rountree and eighty-four pen and ink text illustrations by Bull. A wonderful edition of this classic story. Spine and corners bumped. A dozen or so pinholes to rear cover (a couple of which penetrate the last few pages). Inscription in ink to front endpaper (dated 1942). Light foxing to endpapers. Contents clean. Green wrapper (with pictorial onlay to front) is edge creased with tears at corners which are repaired with magic tape on verso, creasing to top edge of rear panel and the same pinholes affecting the rear cover. Very slight loss at corners. A nice copy of this attractive but scarce edition.
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern

Buy now for £320.00 Enquire about this book Add to Wish List