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The Resource Native American humor, Walter Blair

Native American humor, Walter Blair

Label
Native American humor
Title
Native American humor
Statement of responsibility
Walter Blair
Creator
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Selected American humor, some excerpted
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1900-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blair, Walter
Dewey number
817.3082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6161
LC item number
.B633 1960
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American wit and humor
  • American literature
  • Humour américain
  • American literature
  • American wit and humor
  • Humoristische Literatur
  • USA
  • Humour américain
  • Littérature américaine
  • USA
  • Wit and humor
  • Wit and humor
  • Wit and humor
Label
Native American humor, Walter Blair
Instantiates
Publication
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
[Part 1] Down East humor, 1830-1867 -- The humor of the Farmer's almanac -- Jack Downing's letters and other dockyments -- The sayings of Sam Slick / Thomas Chandler Haliburton -- Passages from The Biglow papers / James Russell Lowell -- Mrs. Partington / B.P. Shillaber -- Widow Bedott's monologues / Frances M. Whitcher -- [Part 2] The humor of the old Southwest, 1830-1867 -- Tall talk -- Georgia scenes / Augustus Baldwin -- A tight race considerin' / Madison Tensas -- Simon Suggs / Johnson J. Hooper -- Georgia comedy / William Tappan Thompson -- The big bear of Arkansas / T.B. Thorpe -- The standing candidate / John S. Robb -- Ovid Bolus, Esq. / Joseph G. Baldwin -- Comic happenings in Tennessee / George W. Harris -- The harp of a thousand strings / Henry Taliareffo Lewis -- [Part 3] Literary comedians, 1855-1900 -- Phoenixiana / George Horatio Derby -- The writings of Artemus Ward / Charles Farrar Browne -- Letters of Petroleum V. Nasby / David Ross Locke -- Orpheus C. Kerr's childhood / Robert Henry Newell -- Bill Arp's correspondence / Charles Henry Smith -- Josh Billings' meditations / Henry W. Shaw -- The haunted man / Bret Harte -- New Year's calls / Melville D. Landon -- Life in Danbury / J.M. Bailey -- Life in an odd corner / Charles Heber Clark -- The brakeman at church / Robert J. Burdette -- Bill Nye's adventures in politics / Edgar Wilson Nye -- Mr. Dooley to Mr. Hennessy / Finley Peter Dunne -- [Part 4] Local colorists, 1868-1900 -- In California / Bret Harte -- In the Middle West / Edward Eggleston -- Sam Lawson's New England stories / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Uncle Remus's Negro stories / Joel Chandler Harris -- [Part 5] Mark Twain, 1835-1910 -- The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County -- The facts concerning the recent resignation -- European guides -- Baker's blue-jay yarn -- [Huck's visit to the raft]
Control code
ocm00525886
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
565 pages
Lccn
60015796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7717
  • (OCoLC)00525886
Label
Native American humor, Walter Blair
Publication
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
[Part 1] Down East humor, 1830-1867 -- The humor of the Farmer's almanac -- Jack Downing's letters and other dockyments -- The sayings of Sam Slick / Thomas Chandler Haliburton -- Passages from The Biglow papers / James Russell Lowell -- Mrs. Partington / B.P. Shillaber -- Widow Bedott's monologues / Frances M. Whitcher -- [Part 2] The humor of the old Southwest, 1830-1867 -- Tall talk -- Georgia scenes / Augustus Baldwin -- A tight race considerin' / Madison Tensas -- Simon Suggs / Johnson J. Hooper -- Georgia comedy / William Tappan Thompson -- The big bear of Arkansas / T.B. Thorpe -- The standing candidate / John S. Robb -- Ovid Bolus, Esq. / Joseph G. Baldwin -- Comic happenings in Tennessee / George W. Harris -- The harp of a thousand strings / Henry Taliareffo Lewis -- [Part 3] Literary comedians, 1855-1900 -- Phoenixiana / George Horatio Derby -- The writings of Artemus Ward / Charles Farrar Browne -- Letters of Petroleum V. Nasby / David Ross Locke -- Orpheus C. Kerr's childhood / Robert Henry Newell -- Bill Arp's correspondence / Charles Henry Smith -- Josh Billings' meditations / Henry W. Shaw -- The haunted man / Bret Harte -- New Year's calls / Melville D. Landon -- Life in Danbury / J.M. Bailey -- Life in an odd corner / Charles Heber Clark -- The brakeman at church / Robert J. Burdette -- Bill Nye's adventures in politics / Edgar Wilson Nye -- Mr. Dooley to Mr. Hennessy / Finley Peter Dunne -- [Part 4] Local colorists, 1868-1900 -- In California / Bret Harte -- In the Middle West / Edward Eggleston -- Sam Lawson's New England stories / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Uncle Remus's Negro stories / Joel Chandler Harris -- [Part 5] Mark Twain, 1835-1910 -- The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County -- The facts concerning the recent resignation -- European guides -- Baker's blue-jay yarn -- [Huck's visit to the raft]
Control code
ocm00525886
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
565 pages
Lccn
60015796
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 7717
  • (OCoLC)00525886

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