Mister You Got Yourself a Horse

The black finally got himself stopped , then stood leaning against the wagon , motionless as a statue . ... However , he broke the ice himself by asking , " What's ailin ' your horse , Mister ? ... Where'd you get him ?

Mister  You Got Yourself a Horse

Plains folklorist Roger L. Welsch has edited a lively collection of stories by some master yarnspinners—those old-time traveling horse traders. Told to Federal Writers' Project fieldworkers in the 1930s, these stories cover the span of horse trading: human and equine trickery, orneriness, debility—and generosity.

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Mister, You Got Yourself a Horse
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Roger L. Welsch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-02-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Plains folklorist Roger L. Welsch has edited a lively collection of stories by some master yarnspinners—those old-time traveling horse traders. Told to Federal Writers' Project fieldworkers in the 1930s, these stories cover the span of horse trading: human and equine trickery, orneriness, debility—and generosity.
Mister, You Got Yourself a Horse
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Roger L. Welsch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-02 - Publisher: Bison Books

Plains folklorist Roger L. Welsch has edited a lively collection of stories by some master yarnspinners—those old-time traveling horse traders. Told to Federal Writers' Project fieldworkers in the 1930s, these stories cover the span of horse trading: human and equine trickery, orneriness, debility—and generosity.
A Man Called Montague
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: John Hardy Morris
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-08 - Publisher: Page Publishing Inc

The Montague family moved west with a small wagon train from Tennessee after the Civil War. After his family is massacred and his younger brother was captured by Comanches, John Montague is raised by a man on the frontier. He learns hunting, tracking, and self-defense skills. He becomes proficient with
Faulkner's Country Matters
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Daniel Hoffman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-03-01 - Publisher: LSU Press

Daniel Hoffman’s bold new readings reveal unsuspected dimensions in Faulkner’s The Unvanquished, The Hamlet, and Go Down, Moses. He shows how these works, often regarded as disunified collections of short stories and novellas, are coherent and successful experiments in novelistic form. These last three novels of Faulkner’s great period are
Annotations to William Faulkner's 'The Hamlet'
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Catherine D. Holmes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-23 - Publisher: Routledge

The annotations in this volume, originally published in 1996, intend to assist the reader of Faulkner’s The Hamlet to understand obscure or difficult words and passages, including literary allusions, dialect, and historical events that Faulkner uses or alludes to. This title will be of great interest to students of literature.