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The Resource Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings, Paul Ruffin

Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings, Paul Ruffin

Label
Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings
Title
Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings
Statement of responsibility
Paul Ruffin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An accomplished Southern storyteller's colorful reflections on literature, booze, firearms, violence, and sex
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruffin, Paul
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American essays
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • American essays
Label
Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings, Paul Ruffin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Fourth collection of essays by accomplished southern scribe Paul Ruffin"--Jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Things Literary, More or Less; Travels with George in Search of Ben Hur; The Mosquito; The Lady with the Quick Simile; Workshopping a Cowboy Poem; Was Emily Mad or Merely Angry?; On the Death of Edgar Allan Poe; Making Preparations for the Tour; The Girl in the Clean, Well-Lighted Place; Explaining a Poem to a Student; Some Rare and Unusual Books; Tales from Kentucky Lawyers; The Boy who Spoke in Hymns; Making a Dam in Segovia; Just Thinking about Shit; To San Juan and Back: Ah, Youth!
  • On Likker and GunsDrinking: A Truncated History; Rats!; The Bowhunter Asks for My Bladder; The Day the Sharpshooter Killed Something he didn't Intend to; Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, Off to the Gun Show we Go ... ; From "Growing Up in Mississippi Poor and White but not Quite Trash" (An As-Yet-Unpublished Memoir); Trains: The Beginning of a Lifelong Quest for Understanding; Learning about Sex
Control code
ocn794619951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611171211
Lccn
2011001618
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613622822
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv6vqchn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794619951
Label
Travels with George in search of Ben Hur and other meanderings, Paul Ruffin
Publication
Note
"Fourth collection of essays by accomplished southern scribe Paul Ruffin"--Jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Things Literary, More or Less; Travels with George in Search of Ben Hur; The Mosquito; The Lady with the Quick Simile; Workshopping a Cowboy Poem; Was Emily Mad or Merely Angry?; On the Death of Edgar Allan Poe; Making Preparations for the Tour; The Girl in the Clean, Well-Lighted Place; Explaining a Poem to a Student; Some Rare and Unusual Books; Tales from Kentucky Lawyers; The Boy who Spoke in Hymns; Making a Dam in Segovia; Just Thinking about Shit; To San Juan and Back: Ah, Youth!
  • On Likker and GunsDrinking: A Truncated History; Rats!; The Bowhunter Asks for My Bladder; The Day the Sharpshooter Killed Something he didn't Intend to; Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, Off to the Gun Show we Go ... ; From "Growing Up in Mississippi Poor and White but not Quite Trash" (An As-Yet-Unpublished Memoir); Trains: The Beginning of a Lifelong Quest for Understanding; Learning about Sex
Control code
ocn794619951
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611171211
Lccn
2011001618
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613622822
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv6vqchn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794619951

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