Tales from the Big Thicket

By: Abernethy, Francis E. edited By

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xii, 244 pp, green linen boards, dj brown-blk w/pictorial front. The book contains a collection of essays portraying the Big Thicket & its people, as characterized in the past and in the present. Gives a background history of the area, & brief survey of the geological conditions which created it. Mostly however it is anecdotes & tales which introduce the reader to the people & the land. prev owners names on the front free endpaper, dj missing chip at top of the spine 1/2" x 1", slight cocking to the book.

Title: Tales from the Big Thicket

Author Name: Abernethy, Francis E. edited By

Illustrator: Photos & Maps

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

Edition: 6th Printing

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1980

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: Good+

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

Seller ID: 051737

Keywords: EAST TEXAS SWAMPS CYPRESS SWAMP THICKETS FOLKTALES HISTORY AMERICANA TEXANA SOUTHWEST FOLKLORE