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
Citation location within source
3550
Citation source
BAL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ1.M477
  • PN6158
LC item number
  • Tal
  • .M4
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1896-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meine, Franklin J.
  • Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
Series statement
Americana deserta.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Humorous stories, American
  • Tall tales
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Humorous stories, American
  • Tall tales
  • United States
Label
Tall tales of the Southwest : an anthology of southern and southwestern humor, 1830-1860, edited by Franklin J. Meine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
With t.-p. of original edition of "Georgia scenes."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 456 pages, [3] 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
Note
With t.-p. of original edition of "Georgia scenes."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxii, 456 pages, [3] 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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