Joel Chandler Harris

Pub Date : 2008-04-01 | Author : R. Bruce Bickley, Jr. | Publisher : University of Georgia Press

ISBN 10 : 9780820331850
ISBN 13 : 0820331856

This biography and critical study reconstructs Harris's life and career from his humble origins as an illegitimate child and plantation-newspaper printer's devil through his years ..

The Complete Tales Of Uncle Remus

Pub Date : 1983 | Author : Joel Chandler Harris | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN 10 : 0618154299
ISBN 13 : 9780618154296

Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and their animal friends populate a series of stories collected on a Georgia plantation during the Civil War...

American Musicians Ii

Pub Date : 2006-01-01 | Author : Whitney Balliett | Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN 10 : 1578068347
ISBN 13 : 9781578068340

This is Whitney Balliett's long-awaited "big book." In it are all the jazz profiles he has written for The New Yorker during the past 24 years. These include his famous early portr..

Brer Rabbit Uncle Remus And The Cornfield Journalist

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Walter M. Brasch | Publisher : Mercer University Press

ISBN 10 : 0865546967
ISBN 13 : 9780865546967

Brasch defends the accuracy of Harris's literary depiction of both American Black English and Reconstruction Georgia. Brasch also examines the nature of fame and places a variety o..