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The Resource A treasury of western folklore., Foreword by Bernard DeVoto

A treasury of western folklore., Foreword by Bernard DeVoto

Label
A treasury of western folklore.
Title
A treasury of western folklore.
Statement of responsibility
Foreword by Bernard DeVoto
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Folk tales and song lyrics of the Old West of the United States. Divided into parts: The Western brand, "Fresh Deal All Aroun", Queer Country, Westward Journey, Taming the West, "Law and Order, Ltd.", The Changing West, Western Story-Tellers, Western Songs and Ballads
Cataloging source
DLC
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1901-1975
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Botkin, Benjamin Albert
Dewey number
398/.0978
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR109
LC item number
.B6
Literary form
non fiction
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Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
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  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • United States, West
  • Quelle
  • Volkskultur
  • USA
Label
A treasury of western folklore., Foreword by Bernard DeVoto
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
Western brand: As big as all outdoors -- "Fresh deal all round" -- West begins: Queer country -- Westward journey -- Taming the west: Red men and white -- "Law and order, Ltd." -- Changing west: Miners -- Cowboys -- Herders -- Settlers -- Timber -- Oil -- Last wests -- Western story-tellers: Tall tales and yarns -- Folk tales and legends -- Western songs and ballads: Around Cape Horn -- Miners -- Indians and pioneers -- Mormons -- Cowboys -- Loggers and work stiffs -- Bad men -- Disaster songs -- "When they go to courting" -- "They danced and they played."
Control code
17775283
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
806 pages
Lccn
51012013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00175908
  • (OCoLC)175908
Label
A treasury of western folklore., Foreword by Bernard DeVoto
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
Western brand: As big as all outdoors -- "Fresh deal all round" -- West begins: Queer country -- Westward journey -- Taming the west: Red men and white -- "Law and order, Ltd." -- Changing west: Miners -- Cowboys -- Herders -- Settlers -- Timber -- Oil -- Last wests -- Western story-tellers: Tall tales and yarns -- Folk tales and legends -- Western songs and ballads: Around Cape Horn -- Miners -- Indians and pioneers -- Mormons -- Cowboys -- Loggers and work stiffs -- Bad men -- Disaster songs -- "When they go to courting" -- "They danced and they played."
Control code
17775283
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
806 pages
Lccn
51012013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00175908
  • (OCoLC)175908

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