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The Resource Folk laughter on the American frontier, by Mody C. Boatright

Folk laughter on the American frontier, by Mody C. Boatright

Label
Folk laughter on the American frontier
Title
Folk laughter on the American frontier
Statement of responsibility
by Mody C. Boatright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817.09
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6161
LC item number
.B663 1949
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Folk laughter on the American frontier, by Mody C. Boatright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Distributed to members of the Texas Folklore Society in lieu of the Society's 1949 publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Some mythology of the frontier -- All sorts of a stirring place -- A whole menagerie -- Backwoods belles -- Manners and men -- Loading the greenhorn -- A glorious country -- The art of tall lying -- The stump -- Law and laughter -- The gospel -- Free speech -- Buoyant or despairing?
Control code
999845
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 182 p
Lccn
49049204
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: W.M. Hudson. Distribution label tipped in. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: Mary Grace Muse Adkins, [?] Decemberr, 1949. Distribution label tipped in. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With covered dust jacket.
Label
Folk laughter on the American frontier, by Mody C. Boatright
Publication
Note
Distributed to members of the Texas Folklore Society in lieu of the Society's 1949 publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Some mythology of the frontier -- All sorts of a stirring place -- A whole menagerie -- Backwoods belles -- Manners and men -- Loading the greenhorn -- A glorious country -- The art of tall lying -- The stump -- Law and laughter -- The gospel -- Free speech -- Buoyant or despairing?
Control code
999845
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 182 p
Lccn
49049204
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: W.M. Hudson. Distribution label tipped in. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Inscribed: Mary Grace Muse Adkins, [?] Decemberr, 1949. Distribution label tipped in. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With covered dust jacket.

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