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1892 1st Edition “On The Plantation: A Story of a Georgia Boy’s Adventures During the War” Joel Chandler Harris

We sold this item at auction for $620
 in August 2022.

First edition copy of Joel Chandler Harris’ 1892 work “On the Plantation: A Story of a Georgia Boy’s Adventures During the War.” New York: D. Appleton, 1892. Presented in publisher’s pictorial cloth and with original advertisements to the back, including an ad for Uncle Remus.

“On the Plantation” is a mostly autobiographical work by Joel Chandler Harris, a New South journalist and folklorist who presents the unique southern African American dialect in this book.

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