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Joel Chandler Harris

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(1848 - 1908)

Joel Chandler Harris

Joel Chandler Harris was an American journalist, fiction writer, and folklorist best known for his collection of Uncle Remus stories.

Harris was born in Eatonton, Georgia, where he served as an apprentice on a plantation during his teenage years.

He spent the majority of his adult life in Atlanta working as an associate editor at the Atlanta Constitution.



Bibliography

Brer Rabbit: Stories from Uncle Remus (1941)

Twenty-four famous tales of Br’er Rabbit, his friends and his enemies.

Author(s): Margaret Wise Brown
Joel Chandler Harris
Illustrator(s): Victor Dowling
A. B. Frost

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Further Tales of Uncle Remus (1990)

The third book of Uncle Remus stories by the collaborators, rewritten in an easier to understand dialect.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Julius Lester
Illustrator(s): Jerry Pinkney

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Golden Tales of Our America (1929)

A collection of short stories about earlier times in America.

Author(s): Dorothy Canfield
Hamlin Garland
Joel Chandler Harris
Bret Harte
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Et al
Illustrator(s): Lois Lenski

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Golden Tales of the Old South (1930)

A collection of short stories by southern authors or about the old south.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
O. Henry
Edgar Allen Poe
Et al
Illustrator(s): Lois Lenski

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Golden Tales of the Old South (1930)

A collection of short stories by southern authors or about the old south.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
O. Henry
Edgar Allen Poe
Et al
Illustrator(s): Lois Lenski

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Jump Again! More Adventures of Brer Rabbit (1987)

Five more tales of that rascally rabbit and his friends and his enemies.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Van Dyke Parks
Illustrator(s): Barry Moser

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Jump On Over! (1989)

More tales of Br’er Rabbit and his cronies.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Van Dyke Parks
Illustrator(s): Barry Moser

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Jump! The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (1986)

Some of the tales of B’rer Rabbit, newly illustrated by Barry Moser.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Van Dyke Parks
Illustrator(s): Barry Moser

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More Tales of Uncle Remus (1987)

This is the second book of Uncle Remus tales in a modified dialect by the two collaborators.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Julius Lester
Illustrator(s): Jerry Pinkney

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Plantation Pageants (1899)

Fourteen tales of plantation life after the Civil War. Read for free online at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Illustrator(s): E. Boyd Smith

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Tales of the Home Folks in Peace and War (1898)

A dozen stories about the poor folks and the rich folks of the South before and after the Civil War. Read for free online at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Illustrator(s): E. Boyd Smith

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Uncle Remus: The Complete Tales (1999)

This omnibus includes all four of the previous Uncle Remus volumes by the collaborators.

Author(s): Joel Chandler Harris
Julius Lester
Illustrator(s): Jerry Pinkney

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