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The WPA guide to Texas, with a new introduction by Don Graham ; the Federal Writers' Project guide to Texas

Label
The WPA guide to Texas
Title
The WPA guide to Texas
Statement of responsibility
with a new introduction by Don Graham ; the Federal Writers' Project guide to Texas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The guide offers a fascinating glimpse of a quieter life, but it surprisingly can still be used as a guidebook--conveying a plethora of concrete detail and social observations on the history, music, religion, commerce and agriculture of Texas."--Cover,
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
917.64/0463
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The WPA guide to Texas, with a new introduction by Don Graham ; the Federal Writers' Project guide to Texas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: Texas : a guide to the Lone Star State / compiled by workers of the Writer's Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Texas. New York : Hastings House, 1940. (American guide series)
  • "Texas classics from Texas Monthly Press"--P. 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 677-682) and index
Control code
12907997
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 718 p., [62] p. of plates
Isbn
9780877190400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
85028830
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Dick J. Reavis, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-007). Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)12907997
Label
The WPA guide to Texas, with a new introduction by Don Graham ; the Federal Writers' Project guide to Texas
Publication
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: Texas : a guide to the Lone Star State / compiled by workers of the Writer's Program of the Work Projects Administration in the state of Texas. New York : Hastings House, 1940. (American guide series)
  • "Texas classics from Texas Monthly Press"--P. 4 of cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 677-682) and index
Control code
12907997
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 718 p., [62] p. of plates
Isbn
9780877190400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
85028830
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Dick J. Reavis, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-007). Paperbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: A. C. Greene Library. Gift of Meredith Greene Megaw, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-026). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)12907997

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