The Tales of Uncle Remus: The Adventures of Brer Rabbit by Julius Lester [FIRST EDITION / 1984]

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The Tales of Uncle Remus : The Adventures of Brer Rabbit by Julius Lester and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney


7th printing.  Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent condition.

Light shelf wear to DJ.  Book looks and reads like new. 

Generations of children have been captivated by the hair-raising adventures and misadventures of Brer Rabbit. Come along as he sneaks into Mr. Man's garden, persuades Brer Wolf to be burned in a hollow log, and kicks Brer Fox's Tar Baby. Jerry Pinkney's lively and humorous illustrations are a perfect match for Julius Lester's contemporary approach, which expertly introduces a modern sense of humor to these forty-eight tales while paying homage to their roots as traditional American folklore.