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6 edition of The Best of Texas Folklore, Volumes I & II (6 CDs) found in the catalog.

The Best of Texas Folklore, Volumes I & II (6 CDs)

by Elmer Kelton

  • 119 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Writer"s AudioShop .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - General,
  • Audio - Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages6
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8679934M
    ISBN 101880717492
    ISBN 109781880717493

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Texas Sayings and Proverbs. Let the children try to decipher some of these Texas sayings and proverbs from The Best of Texas Folk and Folklore, page Spanish sayings and proverbs are also included in those pages.

He might as well try to eat sugar (or soup) with a knitting needle. He does not amount to a hill of beans. This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society contains information about folklore in Texas and Mexico, including folk songs and ballads, Volumes I & II book stories, Mexican animal tales, sermons, stories about games and celebrations, folklore of Texas plants, and information about folk remedies.

The index begins on page Author: Mody Coggin Boatright, Wilson M. Hudson, Allen Maxwell. Francis Edward Abernethy and Dan Beaty, eds., The Folklore of Texan Cultures (Austin: Encino, ). Francis E. Abernethy, "The Universality of Folklore," in Introduction to Folklore (Nacogdoches: Stephen F.

Austin State University Press, ). James T. Bratcher, Analytical Index to Publications of the Texas Folklore Society, Volumes 1–36 (Dallas: Southern Methodist University, ).

The Texas Folklore Society, Volume I is now available as a free e-book at the UNT Digital Library and The Portal to Texas History. The Society had its beginnings at the A&M-Texas football game in John Avery Lomax, a forty-two-year-old A&M English teacher from Harvard and Leonidas Warren Payne, a thirty-six year old UT English professor and linguist, met to discuss Author: Francis Edward Abernethy.

The Texas Folklore Society, Volume III is now available as a free e-book at the UNT Digital Library and The Portal to Texas History.

The three volumes of the Texas Folklore Society’s history were the result of Jack Duncan and John West requesting that all the Society’s programs be published in. First published anonymously for media speculation, the book was a hit and made into a movie at MGM studios instarring Lillian Gish.

Original transcriptions, documents and manuscripts, photographs, quotes, and first edition volumes by Ms. Scarborough are on display. Visit The Texas Collection from March 29–May 31 to see the exhibit.

The Best of Texas Folk and Folklore (ExB ) a reprint of Texas Folk and Folklore (PTFS ). Boatright, Hudson, and Maxwell, eds. Features and Fillers: Texas Journalists on Texas Folklore (PTFS ). Jim Harris, ed. The Texas Folklore SocietyVol.

III (PTFS ). Francis Edward Abernethy. Books shelved as texas-history: Lone Star: A History Of Texas And The Texans by T.R. Fehrenbach, Lone Star Nation: How a Ragged Army of Volunteers Won th. Literary Lone Stars Ten Best Texas Books By Jesse than any other individual to preserve and elevate the status of the folklore, history, and literature of the Southwest.

Best known as the. Texas Folklore Society, by Francis Edward Abernethy. University of North Texas Press, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket. The second volume to the Texas Folklore Society history covers from the McCarthy era to the end of the wild and woolly sixties.

Includes the publishing history of the TFS books, anecdotes about the gatherings of the Society (including Hermes Nye starting the tradition of the hootenanny at Texas Folklore Society meetings in ), and the emphasis on singing beginning at Society : Abernethy.

The Texas Folklore Society is the oldest state folklore organization continually functioning in the United States. Founded inthe Society held its first meeting on the campus of the University of Texas in The annual meeting takes place the weekend after Easter, when members read papers on a variety of folklore subjects.

Texas Folklore Society, Nacogdoches, TX. K likes. The Texas Folklore Society is a diverse group of people dedicated to collecting, sharing, and preserving the rich folk culture of Texas and the /5(2).

Best of Texas Folklore Volumes 1 & 2 (6 Audio CDs): Spoken Word Performances by Elmer Kelton and Other Texas Folklore Society Members by/5. Francis Edward Abernethy's The Texas Folklore Society, – and The Texas Folklore Society, – provide a valuable historical record of the accomplishments of the society.

Frank Dobie, the foremost figure in the society, mined the past for stories of gold-seekers, legendary hunters, cattlemen, cowboys, and every species of. J. Frank Dobie (–) was an American folklorist, writer, and newspaper columnist best known for many books depicting the richness and traditions of life in rural Texas.

Inhe became secretary of the Texas Folklore Society and held the post for 21 : J. Frank Dobie. Pages in category "Texas folklore" The following 5 pages are in this category, out of 5 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The word Texas comes from the word “teysha” meaning “hello friend” in the language of the Caddo Indian tribes and the state’s motto is “Friendship.” The people of Texas live by those words and welcome you to the Lone Star State.

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See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Folklore; Folklore -- United States; Texas; Filed under: Folklore -- Texas. Both Sides of the Bord.Distribution.

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