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A loose herd of Texans, by Bill Porterfield

Label
A loose herd of Texans
Title
A loose herd of Texans
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Porterfield
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/06/0922
Index
no index present
LC call number
F391
LC item number
.P84 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A loose herd of Texans, by Bill Porterfield
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction : a mythical place -- Uncle John -- Clarence of green mansions -- J.D. and the gang in the grove -- Brother Nail's magic -- The new ranchers -- The genius -- Barrymore of the courtroom -- Don Pedroito -- The outcasts of Western Heights Cemetery -- On the banks with Larry Bowman -- The sanctified lady -- The ghost of Amon Carter -- Ravel's elegy and the sad violinist -- The cowboy -- An oilman -- The stone that cries like child -- The last spring of our innocence -- The Christian and the Pagan -- H.L. Hunt's long good-bye -- The Santa Berta -- The folk singer who sang opera -- Old Juan -- The Aurora spaceman -- Farewell to LBJ : a Hill Country valediction
Control code
3771646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 198 p.
Isbn
9780890960448
Lccn
77099277
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (Access. No. 1989-057). Annotated and signed by author, Spring, 1988. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Inscribed on front free endpaper: A.C. Greene from Billy Mack [Porterfield]. With dust jacket
Label
A loose herd of Texans, by Bill Porterfield
Publication
Contents
Introduction : a mythical place -- Uncle John -- Clarence of green mansions -- J.D. and the gang in the grove -- Brother Nail's magic -- The new ranchers -- The genius -- Barrymore of the courtroom -- Don Pedroito -- The outcasts of Western Heights Cemetery -- On the banks with Larry Bowman -- The sanctified lady -- The ghost of Amon Carter -- Ravel's elegy and the sad violinist -- The cowboy -- An oilman -- The stone that cries like child -- The last spring of our innocence -- The Christian and the Pagan -- H.L. Hunt's long good-bye -- The Santa Berta -- The folk singer who sang opera -- Old Juan -- The Aurora spaceman -- Farewell to LBJ : a Hill Country valediction
Control code
3771646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 198 p.
Isbn
9780890960448
Lccn
77099277
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (Access. No. 1989-057). Annotated and signed by author, Spring, 1988. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Inscribed on front free endpaper: A.C. Greene from Billy Mack [Porterfield]. With dust jacket

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