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The Resource Tales of old-time Texas, J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Barbara Latham

Tales of old-time Texas, J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Barbara Latham

Label
Tales of old-time Texas
Title
Tales of old-time Texas
Statement of responsibility
J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Barbara Latham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/09764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR110.T5
LC item number
D63 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Tales of old-time Texas, J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Barbara Latham
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c1955
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [313]-327
Contents
Corn dodgers and San Jacinto corn -- The wild woman of the Navidad -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- Jim Bowie's knife -- The robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Northers, drouths, and sandstorms -- Frozen inside a buffalo hide -- The cold-nosed hounds -- Honey in the rock -- The Texas bluebonnet -- The headless horseman of the mustangs -- A ranch on the Nueces -- Desperate rides -- The planter who gambled away his bride -- The panther's scream -- Bears are intelligent people -- Old Bill, Confederate ally -- Colonel Abercrombie's mole -- The green powder keg -- In a drouth crack -- The stranger of Sabine Pass -- Longworth's vicey-versey map -- Guarded by rattlesnakes -- The Apache secret of the Guadalupes -- O. Henry's treasure hunt -- Where did Sam McFarland cross the Colorado? -- The Mescla man -- Notes and credits -- Index
Control code
11295237
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780292780699
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84051006
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): 9th University of Texas Press printing, 2003. Purchased, 2006. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Tales of old-time Texas, J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Barbara Latham
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c1955
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [313]-327
Contents
Corn dodgers and San Jacinto corn -- The wild woman of the Navidad -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Bigfoot Wallace and the hickory nuts -- Jim Bowie's knife -- The robinhooding of Sam Bass -- Northers, drouths, and sandstorms -- Frozen inside a buffalo hide -- The cold-nosed hounds -- Honey in the rock -- The Texas bluebonnet -- The headless horseman of the mustangs -- A ranch on the Nueces -- Desperate rides -- The planter who gambled away his bride -- The panther's scream -- Bears are intelligent people -- Old Bill, Confederate ally -- Colonel Abercrombie's mole -- The green powder keg -- In a drouth crack -- The stranger of Sabine Pass -- Longworth's vicey-versey map -- Guarded by rattlesnakes -- The Apache secret of the Guadalupes -- O. Henry's treasure hunt -- Where did Sam McFarland cross the Colorado? -- The Mescla man -- Notes and credits -- Index
Control code
11295237
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780292780699
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84051006
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): 9th University of Texas Press printing, 2003. Purchased, 2006. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.

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