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The Resource Bad man blues : a portable George Garrett, foreword by Richard Bausch ; introduction by Allen Wier

Bad man blues : a portable George Garrett, foreword by Richard Bausch ; introduction by Allen Wier

Label
Bad man blues : a portable George Garrett
Title
Bad man blues
Title remainder
a portable George Garrett
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Richard Bausch ; introduction by Allen Wier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garrett, George
Dewey number
818/.5409
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.A72
LC item number
A6 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Garrett, George
  • Short stories, American
  • American essays
  • Garrett, George
  • American essays
  • Families
  • Short stories, American
Label
Bad man blues : a portable George Garrett, foreword by Richard Bausch ; introduction by Allen Wier
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword. Many voices / Richard Bausch -- Introduction. Skin and bones : George Garrett's living spirits / Allan Wier -- Short stories. Genius baby. To guess a riddle, to stumble on the secret name. The pornographer. A letter that will never be written. The right thing to do at the time. Dixie dreamland. The misery and the glory of Texas Pete. Bad man blues. Three occasional pieces -- Academic anecdotes. Body and soul in Connecticut (Wesleyan). A great big one (Rome). Send me in, coach (Rice). A hole in my shoe (Princeton). Come on, baby, light my fire (South Carolina). Garbage and other collectibles (Bennington). Flying elephants (Michigan). Snickering in solitary (Virginia). A perfect stranger (Alabama) -- Essays. Hanging from the trestle while the train goes by : some notes on working for a living. It hums, it sings and dances. Locker room talk : notes on the social history of football. Heroes. Going to see the elephant : why we write stories. The lost brother : summoning up the ghost of who I might have been
Control code
39235734
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 198 pages
Isbn
9780870744396
Lccn
98026106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39235734
Label
Bad man blues : a portable George Garrett, foreword by Richard Bausch ; introduction by Allen Wier
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword. Many voices / Richard Bausch -- Introduction. Skin and bones : George Garrett's living spirits / Allan Wier -- Short stories. Genius baby. To guess a riddle, to stumble on the secret name. The pornographer. A letter that will never be written. The right thing to do at the time. Dixie dreamland. The misery and the glory of Texas Pete. Bad man blues. Three occasional pieces -- Academic anecdotes. Body and soul in Connecticut (Wesleyan). A great big one (Rome). Send me in, coach (Rice). A hole in my shoe (Princeton). Come on, baby, light my fire (South Carolina). Garbage and other collectibles (Bennington). Flying elephants (Michigan). Snickering in solitary (Virginia). A perfect stranger (Alabama) -- Essays. Hanging from the trestle while the train goes by : some notes on working for a living. It hums, it sings and dances. Locker room talk : notes on the social history of football. Heroes. Going to see the elephant : why we write stories. The lost brother : summoning up the ghost of who I might have been
Control code
39235734
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 198 pages
Isbn
9780870744396
Lccn
98026106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39235734

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