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The Resource Mody Boatright, folklorist : a collection of essays, edited with an introduction by Ernest B. Speck : biographical essay by Harry H. Ransom ; foreword by Wayland D. Hand

Mody Boatright, folklorist : a collection of essays, edited with an introduction by Ernest B. Speck : biographical essay by Harry H. Ransom ; foreword by Wayland D. Hand

Label
Mody Boatright, folklorist : a collection of essays
Title
Mody Boatright, folklorist
Title remainder
a collection of essays
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by Ernest B. Speck : biographical essay by Harry H. Ransom ; foreword by Wayland D. Hand
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR109
LC item number
.B52 1973
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mody Boatright, folklorist : a collection of essays, edited with an introduction by Ernest B. Speck : biographical essay by Harry H. Ransom ; foreword by Wayland D. Hand
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-189) and index
Contents
  • The Myth of Frontier Individualism (1941)
  • Frontier Humor: Despairing or Buoyant? (1942)
  • Gib Morgan Among the Heroes (1945)
  • The Art of Tall Lying (1949)
  • The American Myth Rides the Range: Owen Wister's Man on Horseback (1951)
  • Aunt Cordie's Ax and Other Motifs in Oil (1953)
  • The Nature of Myth (1954)
  • Folklore in a Literate Society (1958)
  • The Family Saga as a Form of Folklore (1958)
  • The Oil Promoter as Trickster (1961)
  • Foreword
  • Theodore Roosevelt, Social Darwinism, and the Cowboy (1964)
  • How Will Boatright Made Bits and Spurs (1970)
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Wayland D. Hand
  • Biographical Essay
  • Harry H. Ranson
  • Introduction
  • Ernest B. Speck
  • Acknowledgements
  • The Genius of Pecos Bill (1929)
Control code
724236
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 198 p.
Isbn
9780292750074
Lccn
73006908 //r913
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Presentation copy for Mary Grace from Frances and Ernest, October, 1973. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2007 (Access. No. 2007-086). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
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Label
Mody Boatright, folklorist : a collection of essays, edited with an introduction by Ernest B. Speck : biographical essay by Harry H. Ransom ; foreword by Wayland D. Hand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-189) and index
Contents
  • The Myth of Frontier Individualism (1941)
  • Frontier Humor: Despairing or Buoyant? (1942)
  • Gib Morgan Among the Heroes (1945)
  • The Art of Tall Lying (1949)
  • The American Myth Rides the Range: Owen Wister's Man on Horseback (1951)
  • Aunt Cordie's Ax and Other Motifs in Oil (1953)
  • The Nature of Myth (1954)
  • Folklore in a Literate Society (1958)
  • The Family Saga as a Form of Folklore (1958)
  • The Oil Promoter as Trickster (1961)
  • Foreword
  • Theodore Roosevelt, Social Darwinism, and the Cowboy (1964)
  • How Will Boatright Made Bits and Spurs (1970)
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Wayland D. Hand
  • Biographical Essay
  • Harry H. Ranson
  • Introduction
  • Ernest B. Speck
  • Acknowledgements
  • The Genius of Pecos Bill (1929)
Control code
724236
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 198 p.
Isbn
9780292750074
Lccn
73006908 //r913
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (Access. No. 1986-001). Presentation copy for Mary Grace from Frances and Ernest, October, 1973. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilfred and Bridget Webb, 1990 (Access. No. 1990-050). Bookplate of The Wilfred Webbs. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 2007 (Access. No. 2007-086). With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Clarence Schultz, 2010 (Access. No. 2010-111). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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