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The Resource The log of a cowboy : a narrative of the old trail days, by Andy Adams ; illustrated by E. Boyd Smith

The log of a cowboy : a narrative of the old trail days, by Andy Adams ; illustrated by E. Boyd Smith

Label
The log of a cowboy : a narrative of the old trail days
Title
The log of a cowboy
Title remainder
a narrative of the old trail days
Statement of responsibility
by Andy Adams ; illustrated by E. Boyd Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic fictional chronicle of life on the open trail, long considered the best and most reliable account of real cowboy life ever written.In the years following the Civil War, sixteen-year-old Andy Adams left his home in San Antonio Valley and took to the range. Here he charts his first journey as a bona fide cowboy, from south Texas to Montana along the western trail
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The log of a cowboy : a narrative of the old trail days, by Andy Adams ; illustrated by E. Boyd Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1903
  • "A Bison book."
  • "BB 192"--Spine
Contents
Up the trail -- Receiving -- The start -- The Atascosa -- A dry drive -- A reminiscent night -- The Colorado -- On the Brazos and Wichita -- Doan's crossing -- "No man's land" -- A boggy ford -- The North Fork -- Dodge -- Slaughter's Bridge -- The beaver -- The republican -- Ogalalla -- The North Platte -- Forty islands ford -- A moonlight drive -- The yellowstone -- Our last campfire -- Delivery -- Back to Texas
Control code
300539
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780803250000
Lccn
64004411
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). Paperbound.
  • Library copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Edwin "Bud" Shrake Personal Library Collection. Gift of Ben Shrake, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-042). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)300539
Label
The log of a cowboy : a narrative of the old trail days, by Andy Adams ; illustrated by E. Boyd Smith
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Boston : Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1903
  • "A Bison book."
  • "BB 192"--Spine
Contents
Up the trail -- Receiving -- The start -- The Atascosa -- A dry drive -- A reminiscent night -- The Colorado -- On the Brazos and Wichita -- Doan's crossing -- "No man's land" -- A boggy ford -- The North Fork -- Dodge -- Slaughter's Bridge -- The beaver -- The republican -- Ogalalla -- The North Platte -- Forty islands ford -- A moonlight drive -- The yellowstone -- Our last campfire -- Delivery -- Back to Texas
Control code
300539
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780803250000
Lccn
64004411
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Rollo Newsom, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-004). Paperbound.
  • Library copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Edwin "Bud" Shrake Personal Library Collection. Gift of Ben Shrake, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-042). Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)300539

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