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Short and tall tales : Moose County legends collected by James Mackintosh Qwilleran

Author: Lilian Jackson Braun
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fictional columnist James Qwilleran showcases the stories related to him by resident of Moose County, the famous region four hundred miles north of everywhere.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Legends
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lilian Jackson Braun
ISBN: 0786256443 9780786256440
OCLC Number: 52269231
Description: 171 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
Contents: The legend of the rubbish heap --
Secret of the blacksmith's wife --
Housecalls on horseback --
Hilda the Clipper --
Milo the potato farmer --
The little old man in the woods --
My great-grandmother's coal mine --
The true history of squunk water --
Whooping it up with the loggers --
"The princess" and the pirates --
Wildcattin' with an old hog --
The scratching under the door --
The Dimsdale jinx --
The mystery of Dank Hollow --
Tale of two tombstones --
The pork-and-beans incident at Boggy Bottom --
At last, a hospital in the wilderness --
Emmaline and the spiral staircase --
The curious fate of the Jenny Lee --
A scary experience on a covered bridge --
A cat tale: holy terror and the bishop --
Those pushy Moose County blueberries --
The curse on the apple orchard --
Matilda, a family heroine --
How Pleasant Street got its name --
The noble sons of the noose --
Phineas Ford's fabulous collection.
Other Titles: Short & tall tales
Responsibility: Lilian Jackson Braun.

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Fictional columnist James Qwilleran showcases the stories related to him by resident of Moose County, the famous region four hundred miles north of everywhere.

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