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The Resource Adventures with a Texas humanist, James Ward Lee

Adventures with a Texas humanist, James Ward Lee

Label
Adventures with a Texas humanist
Title
Adventures with a Texas humanist
Statement of responsibility
James Ward Lee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author discusses the writers and trends in Texas literature beginning with early twentieth-century writer J. Frank Dobie and Larry McMurtry during the 1960s and places writers, politicians, and cultural leaders in the context of each age
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 810.9/9764
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PE64.L44
LC item number
A3 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Adventures with a Texas humanist, James Ward Lee
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004002608.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The Poetry of Betsy Colquitt
  • Boom Town: A Romance of the Oil Patch
  • The Function of Criticism and the Criticism of Regional Literature
  • Folklore and Texas Culture
  • The Uses of Folklore
  • Texas: Land of Myth and Legends
  • Small-Town Texas
  • Folkways of the Arklatex
  • Texas Sidekicks
  • Some Part of Me
  • Foreword
  • A Start in Life
  • Boot Camp Days
  • The Rain in Korea is Awful Cold and Wet
  • Hydrogen Bomb Days
  • My Forty Years in a Quandary and How They Grew
  • Judy Alter
  • Texas Literature
  • The Age of Dobie
  • The Age of McMurtry
  • Dobie and Porter: A Marriage Made in Hell
  • The Old South in Texas Literature
  • The Novels of Shelby Hearon
Control code
54415879
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 284 p.
Isbn
9780875652887
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002608
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Steve and Georgia Davis, 2005 (Access. No. 2005-066). With dust jacket.
Label
Adventures with a Texas humanist, James Ward Lee
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2004002608.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • The Poetry of Betsy Colquitt
  • Boom Town: A Romance of the Oil Patch
  • The Function of Criticism and the Criticism of Regional Literature
  • Folklore and Texas Culture
  • The Uses of Folklore
  • Texas: Land of Myth and Legends
  • Small-Town Texas
  • Folkways of the Arklatex
  • Texas Sidekicks
  • Some Part of Me
  • Foreword
  • A Start in Life
  • Boot Camp Days
  • The Rain in Korea is Awful Cold and Wet
  • Hydrogen Bomb Days
  • My Forty Years in a Quandary and How They Grew
  • Judy Alter
  • Texas Literature
  • The Age of Dobie
  • The Age of McMurtry
  • Dobie and Porter: A Marriage Made in Hell
  • The Old South in Texas Literature
  • The Novels of Shelby Hearon
Control code
54415879
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 284 p.
Isbn
9780875652887
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004002608
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2004. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Steve and Georgia Davis, 2005 (Access. No. 2005-066). With dust jacket.

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