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Clarke, Mary Washington

Overview
Works: 18 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 4,595 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GR40, 818.5209
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Mary Washington Clarke
 
Most widely held works by Mary Washington Clarke
Jesse Stuart's Kentucky by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Stuart, essays on his work by J. R LeMaster( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.R. LeMaster and Mary Washington Clarke have here assembled a distinguished collection of essays on the works of Jesse Stuart. A prolific writer, Stuart is at home in many different genres; his poetry, his short stories, his novels, and his autobiographical writings are widely known, and his books for children have enjoyed great popularity. Despite the variety of his work and despite the diversity of the ten essayists' points of view, there emerges from this volume a consistent view of a man whose close contact with the land and the people of his region has produced a distinctive body of wri
Introducing folklore by Kenneth W Clarke( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky quilts and their makers by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A folklore reader by Kenneth W Clarke( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended as a college textbook. Primarily commentary by folklorists
The harvest and the reapers : oral traditions of Kentucky by Kenneth W Clarke( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oral tradition of Kentucky is one of the most rich and interesting in the nation and has attracted a number of outstanding men and women -- scholars and writers, teachers and singers -- who have devoted their energies to Kentucky's folk and their ways. Some have collected examples of the state's unique speech patterns and word usages. Others have recorded local place names and the legends that surround them, or the yarns and tall tales transmitted from one generation to the next. Musicians have sought the authentic mountain folk songs, both old and new, and gifted writers have woven detail
A concise folklore dictionary by Kenneth W Clarke( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-year index to the Kentucky folklore record, 1955-1974 by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky folklore record ten-year index, 1955-1964 by Kenneth W Clarke( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special Jesse Stuart number, v. 16, no. 6, February 1966( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jesse Stuart heard it in Kentucky by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesse Stuart reflects Kentucky lore of tokens and ghosts by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The folklore of the Cumberlands as reflected in the writings of Jesse Stuart by Mary Washington Clarke( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of Jesse Stuart by Mary Washington Clarke( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sorghum making in Kentucky( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates how molasses sorghum is still made with the primitive mule powered sorghum mill in some parts of Kentucky. Also shows the more modern tractor powered method
The South Union Shakers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history, buildings, arts and activities of the Shaker Colony at South Union, Ky., is filmed
Folk housing in Kentucky( Visual )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates examples of early housing in Kentucky, focusing on common construction styles of barns and houses
 
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Kentucky quilts and their makers
Alternative Names
Clarke, Mary

Clarke, Mary, 1913-1999

Clarke, Mary W.

Languages
English (47)

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