Harris was a journalist in postreconstruction atlanta, and he produced seven uncle remus books. Vintage 1940s little golden book uncle remus walt disney. Description, giant golden book with first cover design brer fox and brer rabbit dancing behind the. Uncle remus by joel chandler harris free at loyal books. Uncle remus is a fictional character, the title character and fictional narrator of a collection of black folktales adapted and compiled by joel chandler harris, published in book form in 1881. Beauty from ashes georgia trilogy by eugenia price all books by this author are worth. They include titles like nights with uncle remus 1881. This is a very good copy of the childrens treasury, a book to grow on, 1947, consolidated book publishers. Vintage uncle remus walt disney little in played with condition, some pages have markings in them, still plenty to use for alternate uses such as framing and collage or other art projects. Uncle remus or to give it its original title, uncle remus. It is based on the collection of uncle remus stories as adapted by joel. Walt disneys uncle remus stories, 1947, first edition. Walt disney uncle remus vintage little golden book d6 1947 very good.
Uncle remus, by joel chandler harris internet archive. Frost and published by grosset and dunlap in new york would value between 5085 dollars, based on the overall condition as well as the regional demand. Uncle remus is a collection of animal stories, songs, and oral folklore, collected from southern united states blacks. Vintage walt disneys uncle remus little golden hardcover book 1947. Vintage, walt disneys, uncle remus stories, a giant golden book, 1947 1st printing oraclewarriorgoddess 4. Adapted from the characters and backgrounds created for walt disneys song of the south. Summary by mark for more information on our readers, please visit the catalog page m4b audiobook of complete book. Walt disneys uncle remus stories a giant golden book 1947 1st printing. Disney 1947 uncle remus stories giant golden book sep. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlightingnotes, may not include cdrom or access codes. Vintage walt disneys uncle remus little golden hardcover book 1947 picture. Uncle remus and his friends, by joel chandler harris, illustrated by a.
See more ideas about uncle remus, song of the south and vintage book covers. Told by uncle remus, new stories of the old plantation joel chandler harris 1905. Bearing a striking resemblance to aesop of aesops fables fame, american author joel chandler harris uncle remus is also a former slave who loves to tell simple and pithy stories. Walt disneys brer rabbit adapted from the original uncle remus stories by disney, walt.
Vintage uncle remus walt disney little golden book 1947. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that. This book was also frequently found in libraries and many various special library bindings with custom cover artwork have been seen. Brer rabbit out smarts brer bear and brer fox in this classic tale based on the original uncle remus stories by joel chandler harris. Read this book now nights with uncle remus a favorite story among the uncle remus tales. He wrote these stories to represent the struggle in the southern united states, and more specifically in the plantations. This book was first published in 1947 and as late as 1986 with still the same stories. His songs and his sayings was published in late 1880 and received instant acclaim. This is a list of fictional characters in the book the complete tales of uncle remus. Little golden books were designed to be sturdy a new concept, delightfully illustrated, and to be sold not only in bookstores, but department.
They were available to almost all children, not just a privileged few. I have a book, uncle remus, his songs and sayings, by joel. Walt disney donald ducks adventure 1947 a ed 1st rare. Small octavo 5 by 8 inches, hardcover brown cloth stamped in gilt and black on the spine and. Walt disneys uncle remus stories from the walt disney motion picture song of the south a little golden book by joel chandler harris retold by marion palmer and bob grant jan 1, 1947 4. The little golden book of singing games kathryne tyler wesslescorinne malvern. Walt disneys uncle remus stories walt disney adaptations of the original tales by joel chandler harris a giant golden book. The stories of uncle remus visitor daddy jack often also include unnamed stock roles such as a daughter, a foolish bird, a man, a mother, a snake, a wise bird, and a witch.
I wish the book inner cover had not been written in but this price on the uncle remus book beats the cost of a like new condition. Browse todays selected uncle remus for sale, best offer and auction. Walt disneys uncle remus stories by golden books isbn. The front and back end papers show some spots and marks, and a fee of the pages have light marks also. Apr 7, 2014 little golden books uncle remus i used to love when my mom would do all the. This book contains all of joel chandler harriss animal fables as told by the character uncle remus remus is a freed slave on a southern plantation, and his stories are told in harriss attempt at the negro dialect of the time, although the stories themselves are an invaluable cultural reference, remus can be seen as too much of a yus masser. Uncle remus himself is a warm, folksy man of good humor and dry wit, and after finishing his animal stories, the remaining sayings and tales are a moment of history frozen in amber. Disney 1947 uncle remus stories giant golden book sep 17, 2006 premier. The pages are clean, tight, and bright with many color illustrations throughout.
Featuring the wonderful tar baby, brer rebbit is a fisherman, and brer rabbit raises a. Find walt disneys uncle remus stories by harris, joel chandler at biblio. Vintage little golden book uncle remus 194748 g ed. Below are some interesting facts about little golden books. This set features songs by johnny mercer and the pied pipers from walt disneys song of the south. A 1947 tales of uncle remus for children album set. Art by mary blair repeated frontback of both cover and dj.
Walt disneys uncle remus little golden book vintage 1946 1947 black title. Walt disneys uncle remus stories a giant golden book hardcover 1947. It has the hard to find first cover design featuring brer fox and brer rabbit dancing behind the tar baby with brer bear and the other critters looking on. Walt disneys uncle remus stories a giant golden book. Retold by marion palmer full color illustrations by al dempster and bill justice pictorial cover very good, no marks large golden book. Walt disneys uncle remus hc 1946 golden press a little golden book comic books. In 1946, a giant golden book entitled walt disneys uncle remus stories was. Make offer walt disneys uncle remus stories a giant golden book 1947 1st printing. Walt disneys uncle remus stories, 1947, first edition joel chandler harris on. At the time, harris said his purpose was not ethnology, or.
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Walt disney uncle remus vintage little golden book 1947 ebay. Song of the south is a 1946 american liveactionanimated musical film produced by walt disney and released by rko radio pictures. Walt disneys uncle remus hc 1946 golden press a little. Values are not set to determine prices as auction and dealer values vary greatly and are affected by demand and condition. Check out our post on 3ways to research book values online to help determine if you have a book of value. Walt disneys uncle remus stories by harris, joel chandler.
Walt disneys uncle remus stories a little golden book. There are many s listed and all sorts of dates i have no idea how to tell if this book is worth anything. The cover is clean with some light edge wear and marks. Please ask any questions before purchasing as all vintage items are sold as is and non returnable. Several other minor variations of cover 2 exist, such as price changes, golden logo changes, and binding style changes. The uncle remus book was in good condition considering the age of book issue.
Annie north bedford, illustrations by walt disney studio, adapted by campbell grant. I work at an elementary school, and it is especially fun to read these stories to the children out of the larger golden books like this one because of the large and wonderful pictures to show them. The tar baby and other rhymes of uncle remus 1904 joel chandler harris. Uncle remus, hair raising, family values, reading levels, read aloud. Wonderful story art on every page in both full color and bw. Uncle remus is the fictional title character and narrator of a collection of black american folktales compiled and adapted by joel chandler harris and published in book form in 1881. I have a book its called walt disneys uncle remus stories it is the twentyeigth printing 1976. Uncle remus the complete guide this is a wikipedia book, a collection of wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. For the first time, childrens books were high quality and lowpriced. Make offer vintage 1940s little golden book uncle remus walt disney.
Walt disneys uncle remus hc 1946 golden press a little golden. Jun 25, 2015 when little golden books launched in 1942 at 25 cents each, they changed publishing history. Walt disneys uncle remus stories a golden book little. Have several old or rare books, and would like to know the value of three of them. This book will be a great christmas surprise for my nephew who use to listen to me read it to him when he was real young. Uncle remus by mary blair uncle remus, little golden books. The complete tales of uncle remus by joel chandler harris. Within months, magazines across the country were reprinting his tales, and after more than 1,000 written requests for a collection, the first uncle remus book was published in november, 1880. The foreword to the golden book edition of walt disneys uncle remus.911 999 163 376 742 660 1140 72 80 1167 1524 999 58 1161 344 742 1448 332 1336 536 1133 912 1061 1384 871 1484 1174 933 1043 1068 953 1477 775 692 1478 13 1347 363 1281 816 238 285 1276 699 1130 503 1161 1445 1379