This Here's a Good'un

Brett, Bill

Published by Texas A&M University Press, 1983
ISBN 10: 089096162X / ISBN 13: 9780890961629
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First Printing. Bill Brett is a consumate oral storyteller whose gift translates beautifully into prose. He has an ear for the way East Texans speak. A great collection of folkloric tales. Previous owner gift inscription in ink on FFEP, some tanning to end papers, water stain one and half inches down from spine on title page. Dust jacket is price-clipped by previous owner, has some foxing to white surfaces. Signed by Brett on the half-title page. Bookseller Inventory # 001807

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Synopsis: Author tells stories and tales of the way people live in southeast Texas with humor and wisdom. Stories of boys, dogs, horses, farmers, preachers and the country life.

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Title: This Here's a Good'un
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: Frank Abshier
Book Condition: Very Good +
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: First Edition

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Brett, Bill
Published by Texas A & M University Press, College Station, Texas (1983)
ISBN 10: 089096162X ISBN 13: 9780890961629
Used Hardcover First Edition Signed Quantity Available: 1
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Book Description Texas A & M University Press, College Station, Texas, 1983. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Stated First Edition. Brown cloth with gold-color lettering on spine, 120 pp., b/w illus. by Frank Abshier, illustrated jacket. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page with inscription: "For Haskell Welch who is an old piney woods runner like me." Mild wear at heel of spine, clean text, tight binding, price-clipped jacket in nice condition overall. These stories will appeal to anyone who likes a well-told yarn about boys, dogs, horses, farmers, preachers, and the country life that was common to all of us just a few generations ago. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 023774

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