Observations & Reflections on Texas Folklore

By: Abernethy, Francis E. edited By

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viii, [2], 151 pp, red buckram covered boards w/black lettering, tan dj w/black-brown lettering w/black-and-white illustrated front & rear panels. Illustrated w/black and white photographs and with line drawings by James R. Snyder. A collection of fourteen essays on Texas folklore folk life by well-known folklorists, including J. Fank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, William A. Owens, C. L.Sonnichsen, and Abernethy. some of the old ways- customs - still practiced in Texas. It is a practical way of dealing with problems of survival and coping with nature and people. Whaley - #92

Title: Observations & Reflections on Texas Folklore

Author Name: Abernethy, Francis E. edited By

Illustrator: Snyder, James R.

Categories: Southwest, History, Texana, Americana, Non-Fiction,

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1972

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Size: 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

Seller ID: 040817

Keywords: Texana Texas Customs Essays