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The Resource Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860, edited by Franklin J. Meine

Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860, edited by Franklin J. Meine

Label
Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860
Title
Tall tales of the Southwest
Title remainder
an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860
Statement of responsibility
edited by Franklin J. Meine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817.308
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ1.M477
  • PZ1.M477
  • PS566
LC item number
  • Tal 1930
  • Tal
  • .M4 1930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1896-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Meine, Franklin J.
Series statement
Americana deserta
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Humorous stories, American
  • Tall tales
  • American literature
Label
Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860, edited by Franklin J. Meine
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
  • Cousin Sally Dilliard
  • Hamilton C. Jones
  • A useful coon-skin
  • David Crockett
  • A knob dance--a Tennessee frolic
  • George W. Harris
  • Cupping on the sternum
  • H.C.L.
  • Ovid Bolus, Esq.
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • Guilty--but drunk
  • The Hoosier and the salt pile
  • William T. Thompson
  • Discharged on his own recognizance
  • W.H. Sparks
  • "Pertaters and ternups"
  • "Spoondrift"
  • The character of a native Georgian
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • The steamboat captain who was averse to racing
  • George P. Burnham
  • George W. Bradbury
  • "Old Sense" of Arkansas
  • C.F. M. Noland
  • The militia company drill
  • Oliver H. Prince
  • Major Jones pops the question
  • William T. Thompson
  • Mrs. Yardley's quilting
  • George W. Harris
  • A "hung" jury
  • Joseph M. Field
  • The big bear of Arkansas
  • Simon gets a "soft snap" out of his daddy
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Sharp financiering
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • Rare ripe garden seed
  • George W. Harris
  • An artist in trouble
  • D. Corcoran
  • How the times served the Virginians
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • T.B. Thorpe
  • The harp of a thousand strings
  • William P. Brannan
  • Simon Suggs becomes Captain
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Where the lion roareth and the wang-doodle mourneth
  • William P. Brannan
  • The fight
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Col. Hawkins and the court
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Going to bed before a young lady
  • A coon-hunt in a fency country
  • William T. Thompson
  • A quarter race in Kentucky
  • C.F.M. Noland
  • Shifting the responsibility
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • A sage conversation
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • A snake-bit Irishman
  • George W. Harris
  • "M"
  • Captain Suggs and Lieut. Snipes "court-martial" Widow Haycock
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Georgia theatrics
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Sicily Burns's wedding
  • George W. Harris
  • McAlpin's trip to Charleston
  • Hamilton C. Jones
  • A bully boat and a brag captain
  • Sol Smith
  • How Simon Suggs "raised Jack"
  • Old Singletire
  • Robert Patterson
  • The thimble game
  • T.W. Lane
  • That big dog fight at Myers's
  • P.B. January
  • Mississippi legislature
  • Anon.
  • The horse-swap
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Swallowing an oyster alive
  • John S. Robb
  • Sut Lovingood's daddy, acting horse
  • George W. Harris
  • Simon Suggs attends a camp-meeting
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Breaking a bank
  • Sol Smith
  • The dandy frightening the squatter
  • S.L.C
Control code
21526956
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxii, 456 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
30010495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21526956
Label
Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860, edited by Franklin J. Meine
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
  • Cousin Sally Dilliard
  • Hamilton C. Jones
  • A useful coon-skin
  • David Crockett
  • A knob dance--a Tennessee frolic
  • George W. Harris
  • Cupping on the sternum
  • H.C.L.
  • Ovid Bolus, Esq.
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • Guilty--but drunk
  • The Hoosier and the salt pile
  • William T. Thompson
  • Discharged on his own recognizance
  • W.H. Sparks
  • "Pertaters and ternups"
  • "Spoondrift"
  • The character of a native Georgian
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • The steamboat captain who was averse to racing
  • George P. Burnham
  • George W. Bradbury
  • "Old Sense" of Arkansas
  • C.F. M. Noland
  • The militia company drill
  • Oliver H. Prince
  • Major Jones pops the question
  • William T. Thompson
  • Mrs. Yardley's quilting
  • George W. Harris
  • A "hung" jury
  • Joseph M. Field
  • The big bear of Arkansas
  • Simon gets a "soft snap" out of his daddy
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Sharp financiering
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • Rare ripe garden seed
  • George W. Harris
  • An artist in trouble
  • D. Corcoran
  • How the times served the Virginians
  • Joseph G. Baldwin
  • T.B. Thorpe
  • The harp of a thousand strings
  • William P. Brannan
  • Simon Suggs becomes Captain
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Where the lion roareth and the wang-doodle mourneth
  • William P. Brannan
  • The fight
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Col. Hawkins and the court
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Going to bed before a young lady
  • A coon-hunt in a fency country
  • William T. Thompson
  • A quarter race in Kentucky
  • C.F.M. Noland
  • Shifting the responsibility
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • A sage conversation
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • A snake-bit Irishman
  • George W. Harris
  • "M"
  • Captain Suggs and Lieut. Snipes "court-martial" Widow Haycock
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Georgia theatrics
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Sicily Burns's wedding
  • George W. Harris
  • McAlpin's trip to Charleston
  • Hamilton C. Jones
  • A bully boat and a brag captain
  • Sol Smith
  • How Simon Suggs "raised Jack"
  • Old Singletire
  • Robert Patterson
  • The thimble game
  • T.W. Lane
  • That big dog fight at Myers's
  • P.B. January
  • Mississippi legislature
  • Anon.
  • The horse-swap
  • A.B. Longstreet
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Swallowing an oyster alive
  • John S. Robb
  • Sut Lovingood's daddy, acting horse
  • George W. Harris
  • Simon Suggs attends a camp-meeting
  • Johnson J. Hooper
  • Breaking a bank
  • Sol Smith
  • The dandy frightening the squatter
  • S.L.C
Control code
21526956
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxii, 456 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
30010495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21526956

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