The Resource Living Texas : a gathering of experiences, compiled and edited by A.C. Greene ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead

Living Texas : a gathering of experiences, compiled and edited by A.C. Greene ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead

Label
Living Texas : a gathering of experiences
Title
Living Texas
Title remainder
a gathering of experiences
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by A.C. Greene ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Living Texas : a gathering of experiences, compiled and edited by A.C. Greene ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Design/William D. Wittliff"--T.p. verso
  • "Demonstration edition: Limited to 300 copies. ... The number 8 appears on spine"--Cf. Whaley
Contents
A flint knife surgeon (Fanny Bandelier) -- An odorous yarn (John C. Duval) -- A Bastrop wedding (Noah Smithwick) -- Buckskin britches (Noah Smithwick) -- A theatrical performance (Dilue Rose Harris) -- Things I saw (August Santleben) -- The Butterfield Trail (Waterman Ormsby) -- Black men on horseback (Mateman Weaver) -- "The dying cowboy"( John A. Lomax) -- "The zebra dun" (John A. Lomax) -- "Go down old Hannah" (John A. Lomax) -- We picked cotton (Hart Stilwell) -- For a place to sleep (Conrad Hilton) -- Do rattlesnakes swallow their young (J. Frank Dobie) -- Homer's last mule and Lost heifer (Ben K. Green) -- Collecting fossil elephants (Ellis W. Shuler) -- Rare plants, animals, and insects (William O. Douglas) -- "Sally Goodin'" on the party line (Lewis Nordyke) -- The suburbs of Lariat (Paul Crume) -- The ice cream colossus (Sam Honey) -- Okra compton (George Dolan) -- Suddenly all was black (William Weber Johnson) -- A library was my babysitter (A.C. Greene) -- Saturday belongs to the palomia (Daniel L. Garza) -- He sewed up a new business (Ray LePere) -- New Texas frontier: farthest and oldest (Arthur C. Randolph)
Control code
3216073
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030). Front free endpaper annotated and signed by book designer: Demonstration copy, 300 printed; t.p. verso also signed. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Demonstration copy, number 8 appears on spine. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 89-030). Number 8 [i.e., demonstration copy] appears on spine. Annotated and signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3-4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Number 8 appears on spine. Clothbound.
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Living Texas : a gathering of experiences, compiled and edited by A.C. Greene ; reading skills, Dorothy Kendall Bracken, Clara Jo Bridges, Harryette B. Ehrhardt ; illustrated with woodcuts by Barbara Whitehead
Publication
Note
  • "Design/William D. Wittliff"--T.p. verso
  • "Demonstration edition: Limited to 300 copies. ... The number 8 appears on spine"--Cf. Whaley
Contents
A flint knife surgeon (Fanny Bandelier) -- An odorous yarn (John C. Duval) -- A Bastrop wedding (Noah Smithwick) -- Buckskin britches (Noah Smithwick) -- A theatrical performance (Dilue Rose Harris) -- Things I saw (August Santleben) -- The Butterfield Trail (Waterman Ormsby) -- Black men on horseback (Mateman Weaver) -- "The dying cowboy"( John A. Lomax) -- "The zebra dun" (John A. Lomax) -- "Go down old Hannah" (John A. Lomax) -- We picked cotton (Hart Stilwell) -- For a place to sleep (Conrad Hilton) -- Do rattlesnakes swallow their young (J. Frank Dobie) -- Homer's last mule and Lost heifer (Ben K. Green) -- Collecting fossil elephants (Ellis W. Shuler) -- Rare plants, animals, and insects (William O. Douglas) -- "Sally Goodin'" on the party line (Lewis Nordyke) -- The suburbs of Lariat (Paul Crume) -- The ice cream colossus (Sam Honey) -- Okra compton (George Dolan) -- Suddenly all was black (William Weber Johnson) -- A library was my babysitter (A.C. Greene) -- Saturday belongs to the palomia (Daniel L. Garza) -- He sewed up a new business (Ray LePere) -- New Texas frontier: farthest and oldest (Arthur C. Randolph)
Control code
3216073
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
209 p.
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030). Front free endpaper annotated and signed by book designer: Demonstration copy, 300 printed; t.p. verso also signed. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Demonstration copy, number 8 appears on spine. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1989 (SW Writers Access. No. 89-030). Number 8 [i.e., demonstration copy] appears on spine. Annotated and signed by author. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3-4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Number 8 appears on spine. Clothbound.
Other physical details
col. ill.

Library Locations

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