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cowboy encyclopedia

Grant, Bruce

cowboy encyclopedia

the old and the new West from the open range to the dude ranch.

by Grant, Bruce

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Published by Rand McNally in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cowboys -- Language -- Dictionaries,
    • English language -- Dialects -- West (U.S.) -- Dictionaries,
    • Americanisms -- West (U.S.) -- Dictionaries,
    • West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs -- Dictionaries,
    • West (U.S.) -- Languages -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [161]-[162]

      StatementIllustrated by Jackie & Fiore Mastri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF596 .G83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160, [2] p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6093096M
      LC Control Number51010382

      Western short stories have also been among America’s favourites. A.H. Lewis (c. –), a former cowboy, produced a series of popular stories told by the “Old Cattleman.”Stephen Crane created a comic classic of the genre with “The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky” (), and Conrad Richter (–) wrote a number of stories and novels of the Old Southwest. Owen Wister, (born J , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died J , North Kingstown, Rhode Island), American novelist whose novel The Virginian () helped establish the cowboy as a folk hero in the United States and the western as a legitimate genre of literature. The Virginian is the prototypical western novel and, arguably, the work most responsible for the.

      "Cowboy Copas (Lloyd Estel Copas)." All Music Guide to Country, 2nd ed. San Francisco: Backbeat Books, ISBN ; Smith, Jonathan Guyot (). "Cowboy Copas." In The Encyclopedia of Country Music. Paul Kingsbury, Editor. New York: Oxford University Press. p. Simon, John Roger () Cowboy Copas and the Golden Age of. 'Readers of The Purple Sage' Western Film Festival Pages. on Page One: top of page • Documentary Films • The Modern West • Directors • Links. on Page Two: top of page • Cowboy Stars & Actors • Books About Cowboy Stars & Actors. on Page Three: Selected Favorite Western Movies, to on Page Four: Selected Favorite Western Movies.

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