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Black, Baxter 1945-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 160 publications in 1 language and 7,190 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Western fiction  Anecdotes  Humorous fiction  Thrillers (Fiction)  Adventure stories  Picaresque fiction  Cowboy poetry  Satire 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3552.L288, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Baxter Black
Publications by Baxter Black
Most widely held works by Baxter Black
Cactus tracks & cowboy philosophy by Baxter Black( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 950 libraries worldwide
Collection of over one hundred commentaries and poems from Baxter Black an irregular commentator on National Public Radio, syndicated columnist, best-selling cowboy poet, and former large animal veterinarian
Horseshoes, cowsocks & duckfeet : more commentary by NPR's cowboy poet & former large animal veterinarian by Baxter Black( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Includes "Illustrations by ... cowboy artists Bob Black, Don Gill, Dave Holl, and Charlie Marsh and a ... foreword by historic cowboy sympathizer Herman Melville."
Hey, cowgirl, need a ride? by Baxter Black( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 768 libraries worldwide
A down-on-his-luck former rodeo champion, Lick is working in the remote Nevada desert with fellow cowboy Al Bean when Teddie Arizona, a gorgeous siren with the henchmen of her "husband" F. Rank Pantaker in hot pursuit, arrives
Hey, Cowboy, wanna get lucky? by Baxter Black( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
The loves and laughs of two professional rodeo artists, Cody and Lick. It seems that on the rodeo circuit loving a woman can be even more dangerous than riding a bull. On a bull you might suffer a broken collar bone, but a gal can easily take you to the cleaners. Or how about having your private parts stabbed with porcupine quills?
Coyote cowboy poetry by Baxter Black( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
A collection of cowboy verse and stories drawn from three previous collections, with an additional thirty-five pieces that have never been published in book form
Ride, cowboy, ride! : 8 seconds ain't that long : a rodeo novel by Baxter Black( Book )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
"This hilarious new novel by America's best-selling cowboy poet, Baxter Black, offers a funny, fast-paced inside look at the lives of rodeo cowboys and the women they love--or that they want to love"--
A cowful of cowboy poetry by Baxter Black( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of over 100 works by the renowned cowboy poet
The buckskin mare by Baxter Black( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
Croutons on a cow-pie by Baxter Black( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Croutons on a cow pie, volume II : cowboy poetry by Baxter Black( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
National Cowboy Poetry Gathering : the Anthology by Baxter Black( file )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering is the granddaddy of all cowboy poetry events, recognized by the US Senate for its pioneering role in the preservation and revitalization of this important American tradition. In conjunction with the 30th anniversary of the event, this commemorative volume collects over 100 poems by various cowboy poets who have appeared at the gathering over the last three decades. In addition to poems that will make you laugh, sigh, or sit up straight in your saddle, the anthology features expressive photos, biographical head notes, artwork from the Folklife Center's archives, and illuminating sidebars on topics such as working cattle; life on the land; the relationship between cowboy poetry and song; gear and horses; and profiles of important poets from earlier times. A foreword by cowboy poet extraordinaire Baxter Black and an introduction give context both to the event itself and to cowboy poetry in general from the days of the trail drives in the nineteenth century to the lives of the hardworking men and women who still ranch and live on the land in the West today"--
Hey, Cowboy, wanna get lucky? by Baxter Black( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Relates the exploits of two rodeo cowboys, Cody and Lick, as they compete in the National Finals in Oklahoma City. They encounter a city woman named Lilac, a bull named Kamikaze, and two corrupt Texas billionaires
Blazin' bloats & cows on fire! by Baxter Black( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A cowboy poet and former large animal veterinarian presents a collection of anecdotes, essays, tall tales, and poems about the real life of cowboys in the 21st century
Dunny and the duck : cowboy poetry by Baxter Black( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Cowboy standard time by Baxter Black( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Cow attack by Baxter Black( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Cowboy poetry in it's best form. Highlighting the old West, ranch life and funny anecdotes, Baxter make the old West come to life in his great wisdom of cowboy poetry
Hey, cowgirl, need a ride? by Baxter Black( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
A down-on-his-luck rodeo bull rider is working on a ranch in the remote Nevada desert with an ornery old cowboy when a woman of mystery crashes into their lives and crawls out of the wreckage of her plane with a $500,000 secret
The world according to Baxter Black : quips, quirks and quotes by Baxter Black( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
This book is a collection of mental pictures, slippery alliterations, verbal hors d'oeuvres, and a trail of broken consonants that may miss the point but still lead you on to the next page. This brand new 156 page hardcover book from Baxter is a crossbred collection of cowboy slight of hand, humor, and perspective. It's filled with Baxter's vaguely skewed philosophical observations, and heavily embellished with authentic cowboy cartoons by A-10! Start your day with laughter, as you read Baxter's view on Golf, Punkin Roller Rodeos, Canine Time or Pestilence! Perfect for a quick shot of cowboy hilarity anytime! Now, you can have the whole world in your hands ... or at least a cow trail that crosses the cowmalogical divide
Loose cow party by Baxter Black( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Cowboy mentality : plus The big one that got away blues ; poems & tall tales by Baxter Black( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
 
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Baxter Black American cowboy, poet, veterinarian and radio commentator
Languages
English (82)
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