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The Jack tales

Author: R M (R Monroe) Ward; Richard Chase; Berkeley Williams Jr
Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1971, 1943.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of folk tales from the southern Appalachians that center on a single character, the irrepressible Jack.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R M (R Monroe) Ward; Richard Chase; Berkeley Williams Jr
ISBN: 0618346929 9780618346929 0618346937 9780618346936
OCLC Number: 228478559
Description: xvi, 216 : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Told by R.M. Ward and his kindred in the Beech Mountain section of western North Carolina and by other descendants of Council Harmon (1803-1896) elsewhere in the souhern mountains with three wise tales from Wise County, Virginia ; set down from these sources and edited by Richard Chase ; with an appendix compiled by Herbert Halpert ; and illustrated by Berkeley Williams, Jr.

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A collection of folk tales from the southern Appalachians that center on a single character, the irrepressible Jack.

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