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The Resource Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself : the autobiography of America's great folk hero, illustrated by Milton Glaser

Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself : the autobiography of America's great folk hero, illustrated by Milton Glaser

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Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself : the autobiography of America's great folk hero
Title
Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself
Title remainder
the autobiography of America's great folk hero
Statement of responsibility
illustrated by Milton Glaser
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative of the life of David Crockett written by himself, published in 1834; An account of Col. Crockett's tour to the North and down East, published in 1834, and Col. Crockett's exploits and adventures in Texas, published posthumously in 1836
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
923.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F436
LC item number
.C9 1955
Literary form
fiction
Label
Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself : the autobiography of America's great folk hero, illustrated by Milton Glaser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Consists of ... A narrative of the life of David Crockett ... written by himself, published in 1834; An account of Col. Crockett's tour to the North and down East, published in 1834, and Col. Crockett's exploits and adventures in Texas, published posthumously in 1836"--P. [3]
  • "Col. Crockett's exploits and adventures in Texas" is a pseudo-autobiography generally ascribed to Richard Penn Smith
Contents
  • On the stump
  • I go a-hunting
  • I meet up with a big bear
  • I run for congress
  • More bear hunting
  • Perilous adventures on the hunt
  • I go down the Mississippi
  • I get elected to congress
  • I set out for the East
  • "Wild man of the West" in New York
  • I come into the world
  • I am welcomed in Boston
  • I tour New England
  • I am presented with a rifle
  • I outwit a Yankee
  • I resolve to go to Texas
  • The Puppet show at Little Rock
  • Betsey wins me a shooting match
  • I meet a curious innkeeper
  • I take on a Red River gambler
  • THimblerig's story
  • I run away from home
  • A Tussle at Natchitoches
  • The Bee hunter and his lady-love
  • I chase a great herd of buffaloes
  • I wrestle with a cougar
  • The Alamo at last!
  • The Siege of the Alamo
  • Last days at Alamo
  • I fall in love and get jilted
  • I get married
  • I join Andrew Jackson's army
  • My adventures in the Creek war
  • I return home
  • I marry again
Control code
1367730
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
377 p.
Lccn
55010010
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Davy Crockett's own story as written by himself : the autobiography of America's great folk hero, illustrated by Milton Glaser
Publication
Note
  • "Consists of ... A narrative of the life of David Crockett ... written by himself, published in 1834; An account of Col. Crockett's tour to the North and down East, published in 1834, and Col. Crockett's exploits and adventures in Texas, published posthumously in 1836"--P. [3]
  • "Col. Crockett's exploits and adventures in Texas" is a pseudo-autobiography generally ascribed to Richard Penn Smith
Contents
  • On the stump
  • I go a-hunting
  • I meet up with a big bear
  • I run for congress
  • More bear hunting
  • Perilous adventures on the hunt
  • I go down the Mississippi
  • I get elected to congress
  • I set out for the East
  • "Wild man of the West" in New York
  • I come into the world
  • I am welcomed in Boston
  • I tour New England
  • I am presented with a rifle
  • I outwit a Yankee
  • I resolve to go to Texas
  • The Puppet show at Little Rock
  • Betsey wins me a shooting match
  • I meet a curious innkeeper
  • I take on a Red River gambler
  • THimblerig's story
  • I run away from home
  • A Tussle at Natchitoches
  • The Bee hunter and his lady-love
  • I chase a great herd of buffaloes
  • I wrestle with a cougar
  • The Alamo at last!
  • The Siege of the Alamo
  • Last days at Alamo
  • I fall in love and get jilted
  • I get married
  • I join Andrew Jackson's army
  • My adventures in the Creek war
  • I return home
  • I marry again
Control code
1367730
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
377 p.
Lccn
55010010
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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