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The Resource Paisanos, a folklore miscellany, edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Linda Miller Roach

Paisanos, a folklore miscellany, edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Linda Miller Roach

Label
Paisanos, a folklore miscellany
Title
Paisanos, a folklore miscellany
Statement of responsibility
edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Linda Miller Roach
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 390/.08 s
  • 390/.09764
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR1
LC item number
.T4 no.41
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
Series volume
no. 41
Label
Paisanos, a folklore miscellany, edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Linda Miller Roach
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Preface / Francis Edward Abernethy -- The paisano's cactus corral / J. Frank Dobie -- The Anasazi / John Neal Phillips -- Harm and the bear / Carolyn M. Smyrl -- I remember things / Ross Estes -- Mamie Tobar's tales of treasure / As told by Gertrude Bluntzer to Ruth G. Wright -- Plantin' by the Moon / Bill Brett -- Going to press in Alto / Ben F. Hobbs -- The petrified lovers of Pecos: vintage yellow journalism / Wilma Roberts -- All the news in fits of print: an examination of Nigerian newspaper headlines / Bernth Lindfors -- Names are news / C. Richard King -- Minstrels at the marketplace: or, what the traveling texan found for entertainment in ant-bellum New Orleans / Peter M. Stephen -- Country store / Nancy Wells -- The bachelor heater / Archer Fullingim -- Ticks on catfish / Ann Miller Carpenter -- Fact and fiction in three lomax outlaw songs / Lawrence Clayton -- Home and farm remedies and charms in a German manuscript from a Texas ranch / Christine Boot -- Sunday's cock fight / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Talking and touching: a function of story telling / Faye Leeper -- The pet rock in American folklore / Olivia Murray Nichols -- The driver's license: emblem of a modern rite of passage / Leslie M. Thompson -- The ethological approach to folklore / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Publishers of Texas Folklore / Willie Earl Tindall and Lee Sullenger
Control code
4057287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 180 p.
Lccn
78103989 //r853
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030). Signed by Bill Wittliff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Paisanos, a folklore miscellany, edited by Francis Edward Abernethy ; line drawings by Linda Miller Roach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Preface / Francis Edward Abernethy -- The paisano's cactus corral / J. Frank Dobie -- The Anasazi / John Neal Phillips -- Harm and the bear / Carolyn M. Smyrl -- I remember things / Ross Estes -- Mamie Tobar's tales of treasure / As told by Gertrude Bluntzer to Ruth G. Wright -- Plantin' by the Moon / Bill Brett -- Going to press in Alto / Ben F. Hobbs -- The petrified lovers of Pecos: vintage yellow journalism / Wilma Roberts -- All the news in fits of print: an examination of Nigerian newspaper headlines / Bernth Lindfors -- Names are news / C. Richard King -- Minstrels at the marketplace: or, what the traveling texan found for entertainment in ant-bellum New Orleans / Peter M. Stephen -- Country store / Nancy Wells -- The bachelor heater / Archer Fullingim -- Ticks on catfish / Ann Miller Carpenter -- Fact and fiction in three lomax outlaw songs / Lawrence Clayton -- Home and farm remedies and charms in a German manuscript from a Texas ranch / Christine Boot -- Sunday's cock fight / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Talking and touching: a function of story telling / Faye Leeper -- The pet rock in American folklore / Olivia Murray Nichols -- The driver's license: emblem of a modern rite of passage / Leslie M. Thompson -- The ethological approach to folklore / Francis Edward Abernethy -- Publishers of Texas Folklore / Willie Earl Tindall and Lee Sullenger
Control code
4057287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 180 p.
Lccn
78103989 //r853
Note
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Dobie Collection. Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1988 (SW Writers Access. No. 88-030). Signed by Bill Wittliff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Wilson M. Hudson, 1986 (SW Writers Access. No. 86-001). With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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