skip to content
Native American humor Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Native American humor

Author: Walter Blair
Publisher: San Francisco, Chandler Pub. Co. [1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Selected American humor, some excerpted.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bibliographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blair, Walter, 1900-
Native American humor.
San Francisco, Chandler Pub. Co. [1960]
(OCoLC)574352492
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Blair
OCLC Number: 525886
Description: 565 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: [Part 1] Down East humor, 1830-1867 --
The humor of the Farmer's almanac --
Jack Downing's letters and other dockyments --
The sayings of Sam Slick / Thomas Chandler Haliburton --
Passages from The Biglow papers / James Russell Lowell --
Mrs. Partington / B.P. Shillaber --
Widow Bedott's monologues / Frances M. Whitcher --
[Part 2] The humor of the old Southwest, 1830-1867 --
Tall talk --
Georgia scenes / Augustus Baldwin --
A tight race considerin' / Madison Tensas --
Simon Suggs / Johnson J. Hooper --
Georgia comedy / William Tappan Thompson --
The big bear of Arkansas / T.B. Thorpe --
The standing candidate / John S. Robb --
Ovid Bolus, Esq. / Joseph G. Baldwin --
Comic happenings in Tennessee / George W. Harris --
The harp of a thousand strings / Henry Taliareffo Lewis --
[Part 3] Literary comedians, 1855-1900 --
Phoenixiana / George Horatio Derby --
The writings of Artemus Ward / Charles Farrar Browne --
Letters of Petroleum V. Nasby / David Ross Locke --
Orpheus C. Kerr's childhood / Robert Henry Newell --
Bill Arp's correspondence / Charles Henry Smith --
Josh Billings' meditations / Henry W. Shaw --
The haunted man / Bret Harte --
New Year's calls / Melville D. Landon --
Life in Danbury / J.M. Bailey --
Life in an odd corner / Charles Heber Clark --
The brakeman at church / Robert J. Burdette --
Bill Nye's adventures in politics / Edgar Wilson Nye --
Mr. Dooley to Mr. Hennessy / Finley Peter Dunne --
[Part 4] Local colorists, 1868-1900 --
In California / Bret Harte --
In the Middle West / Edward Eggleston --
Sam Lawson's New England stories / Harriet Beecher Stowe --
Uncle Remus's Negro stories / Joel Chandler Harris --
[Part 5] Mark Twain, 1835-1910 --
The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County --
The facts concerning the recent resignation --
European guides --
Baker's blue-jay yarn --
[Huck's visit to the raft].
Responsibility: Walter Blair.

Abstract:

Selected American humor, some excerpted.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/525886> # Native American humor
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "525886" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Place/san_francisco> ; # San Francisco
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/american_literature> ; # American literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humoristische_literatur> ; # Humoristische Literatur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/litterature_americaine_19e_siecle_histoire_et_critique> ; # Littérature américaine--19e siècle--Histoire et critique
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85004340> ; # American literature--19th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humour_americain_histoire_et_critique> ; # Humour américain--Histoire et critique
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humour_americain> ; # Humour américain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Event/1800_1899> ; # 1800 - 1899
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/american_wit_and_humor> ; # American wit and humor
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/817.3082/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Event/geschichte_1800_1900> ; # Geschichte 1800-1900.
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "1960" ;
    schema:description "Selected American humor, some excerpted."@en ;
    schema:description "[Part 1] Down East humor, 1830-1867 -- The humor of the Farmer's almanac -- Jack Downing's letters and other dockyments -- The sayings of Sam Slick / Thomas Chandler Haliburton -- Passages from The Biglow papers / James Russell Lowell -- Mrs. Partington / B.P. Shillaber -- Widow Bedott's monologues / Frances M. Whitcher -- [Part 2] The humor of the old Southwest, 1830-1867 -- Tall talk -- Georgia scenes / Augustus Baldwin -- A tight race considerin' / Madison Tensas -- Simon Suggs / Johnson J. Hooper -- Georgia comedy / William Tappan Thompson -- The big bear of Arkansas / T.B. Thorpe -- The standing candidate / John S. Robb -- Ovid Bolus, Esq. / Joseph G. Baldwin -- Comic happenings in Tennessee / George W. Harris -- The harp of a thousand strings / Henry Taliareffo Lewis -- [Part 3] Literary comedians, 1855-1900 -- Phoenixiana / George Horatio Derby -- The writings of Artemus Ward / Charles Farrar Browne -- Letters of Petroleum V. Nasby / David Ross Locke -- Orpheus C. Kerr's childhood / Robert Henry Newell -- Bill Arp's correspondence / Charles Henry Smith -- Josh Billings' meditations / Henry W. Shaw -- The haunted man / Bret Harte -- New Year's calls / Melville D. Landon -- Life in Danbury / J.M. Bailey -- Life in an odd corner / Charles Heber Clark -- The brakeman at church / Robert J. Burdette -- Bill Nye's adventures in politics / Edgar Wilson Nye -- Mr. Dooley to Mr. Hennessy / Finley Peter Dunne -- [Part 4] Local colorists, 1868-1900 -- In California / Bret Harte -- In the Middle West / Edward Eggleston -- Sam Lawson's New England stories / Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Uncle Remus's Negro stories / Joel Chandler Harris -- [Part 5] Mark Twain, 1835-1910 -- The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County -- The facts concerning the recent resignation -- European guides -- Baker's blue-jay yarn -- [Huck's visit to the raft]."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/108894502> ; # Walter Blair
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/467888> ;
    schema:genre "Bibliographie"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574352492> ;
    schema:name "Native American humor"@en ;
    schema:productID "525886" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/525886#PublicationEvent/san_francisco_chandler_pub_co_1960> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Agent/chandler_pub_co> ; # Chandler Pub. Co.
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/525886> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Agent/chandler_pub_co> # Chandler Pub. Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Chandler Pub. Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Event/1800_1899> # 1800 - 1899
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "1800 - 1899" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Event/geschichte_1800_1900> # Geschichte 1800-1900.
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 1800-1900." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Place/san_francisco> # San Francisco
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "San Francisco" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/american_literature> # American literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/american_wit_and_humor> # American wit and humor
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American wit and humor"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humoristische_literatur> # Humoristische Literatur
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Humoristische Literatur"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humour_americain> # Humour américain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Humour américain"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/humour_americain_histoire_et_critique> # Humour américain--Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Humour américain--Histoire et critique"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/467888#Topic/litterature_americaine_19e_siecle_histoire_et_critique> # Littérature américaine--19e siècle--Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Littérature américaine--19e siècle--Histoire et critique"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85004340> # American literature--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "American literature--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/108894502> # Walter Blair
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1900" ;
    schema:familyName "Blair" ;
    schema:givenName "Walter" ;
    schema:name "Walter Blair" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/574352492>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Native American humor." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/525886> ; # Native American humor
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.