Visual display of the The tar-baby : and other rhymes of Uncle Remus

  1. Front
  2. Front
  3. Spine
  4. End paper

The tar-baby : and other rhymes of Uncle Remus

  • 1904
  • Signed binding: D and D reversed, Decorative Designers.
  • Orange vertical-fine-rib-grain cloth. Gold and white stamping on front with matte and burnished gold areas, matte effect caused by criblé treatment of die, and white ink mostly missing. Gold stamping on spine. No decoration on back. Endpapers printed with gray narrative scene of animals within trellis and same design as cover, lower half. Top gilt.
  • Book has illustrations in color by A.B. Frost and E.W. Kemble.


Decorative Designers
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908
  • 1904
  • New York, New York: D. Appleton and Company
  • English
Description of Original
  • Height: 23 cm.; Width: 15 cm.; Depth: 3 cm.
Location of Original
  • University of Alabama Libraries. W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, Wade Hall Collection for Southern History and Culture. : PS1807 .T3 1904
For Staff