The Story of Aaron (So Named), The Son of Ben Ali Told by His Friends and Acquaintances

HARRIS, Joel Chandler (1848-1908) / Illustrated by Oliver HERFORD

Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston and New York, 1896
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Octavo. Frontispiece and plates by Oliver Herford. Original decorated cloth, the front cover with full-panel block executed in black, green and gilt, black-lettered on spine (spine with slightest toning and minor wear at foot). FIRST EDITION. Though best known for his Uncle Remus stories, Harris wrote six books for children, including this story of an African American slave in Georgia who communicates with animals. A fresh, bright copy. Bookseller Inventory # 100355

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Title: The Story of Aaron (So Named), The Son of ...

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston and New York

Publication Date: 1896

Binding: Hardbound

Edition: First edition.

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