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The Resource American folklore, Richard M. Dorson

American folklore, Richard M. Dorson

Label
American folklore
Title
American folklore
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. Dorson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of the entire field of America folklore-folkways jests, boasts, tall tales, ballads, and legendary heroes-from the era of colonization to the present age of mass culture
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR105
LC item number
.D65 1959
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago history of American civilization
Label
American folklore, Richard M. Dorson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Contents
Colonial folklore -- The rise of Native folk humor -- Regional folk cultures -- Immigrant folklore -- The negro -- Gallery of folk heroes -- Modern folklore
Control code
345576
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
328 p.
Lccn
59012283 /L/r82
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Second printing, 1960. Paperbound. Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 89-064). Inscribed: Kay Smith, Austin, Texas.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Tenth printing, 1973. Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). Paperbound.
Label
American folklore, Richard M. Dorson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Contents
Colonial folklore -- The rise of Native folk humor -- Regional folk cultures -- Immigrant folklore -- The negro -- Gallery of folk heroes -- Modern folklore
Control code
345576
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
328 p.
Lccn
59012283 /L/r82
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Second printing, 1960. Paperbound. Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 89-064). Inscribed: Kay Smith, Austin, Texas.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Tenth printing, 1973. Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). Paperbound.

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