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The Resource A treasury of American folk humor; : a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,, edited with an introd

A treasury of American folk humor; : a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,, edited with an introd

Label
A treasury of American folk humor; : a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,
Title
A treasury of American folk humor;
Title remainder
a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817.082
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS507
LC item number
.T55 1956
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A treasury of American folk humor; : a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,, edited with an introd
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Part one: The flavoring: Savvy -- Sass -- Red eye -- Part two: The main course: Every man a candidate -- Preachin' all day and dinner on the ground -- Free country, free speech -- Bet 'em high and sleep in the streets -- A sucker is born every minute -- The bigger they are, the harder they fall -- Forty acres and a government mule -- The ladder up -- Felons and fevers -- The unhuman comedy -- There's no place like home -- Another day, another dollar -- Part three: The dessert: Snipes and left-handed monkey wrenches -- Spread, eagle, spread -- Salmagundi and slumgullion -- Joe Miller rides again -- A few for the road
Control code
250958
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
620 p.
Lccn
56011371 /L
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). Hardbound.
Label
A treasury of American folk humor; : a rare confection of laughter, tall tales, jests, and other gems of merriment of the American people,, edited with an introd
Publication
Contents
Part one: The flavoring: Savvy -- Sass -- Red eye -- Part two: The main course: Every man a candidate -- Preachin' all day and dinner on the ground -- Free country, free speech -- Bet 'em high and sleep in the streets -- A sucker is born every minute -- The bigger they are, the harder they fall -- Forty acres and a government mule -- The ladder up -- Felons and fevers -- The unhuman comedy -- There's no place like home -- Another day, another dollar -- Part three: The dessert: Snipes and left-handed monkey wrenches -- Spread, eagle, spread -- Salmagundi and slumgullion -- Joe Miller rides again -- A few for the road
Control code
250958
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
620 p.
Lccn
56011371 /L
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). Hardbound.

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