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Head o" W-Hollow

Stuart, Jesse

Head o" W-Hollow

by Stuart, Jesse

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Published by E.P. Dutton & co., inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky
    • Subjects:
    • Kentucky -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Jesse Stuart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.S9306 He
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. l., [3]-342 p.
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6335732M
      LC Control Number36008773
      OCLC/WorldCa1826185

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Head O' W-Hollow book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Stuart's first book of short stories remains haunting, powerful, and humo /5. A wonderful treasure of a book, not so well known these days, but recommended by a friend in Kentucky.

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As a specialist for the U.S. Department of State, he traveled around the world, and he served as a visiting lecturer and professor at the American University in Cairo in Head O W-Hollow A unique and personal book bound for its own kind of immortality.

Head o' W-Hollow has a permanent if modest historical value. Jesse has a "rattrap memory" for turns of speech, and he has given a socio-historical record of daily life in his remote world - now so much less remote and more changed. The Man With A Bull Tongue Plow showed a deep feeling for the people and background from which its author sprung.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Head o' W-hallow acres of elbow-room --Uncle Casper --Henpecked --Woman in the house --Dark winter --Uncle Jeff --Snake teeth --Mountain poorhouse --Accidental death --Word and the flesh --Battle Keaton dies --A Bad disease --The Bellin of the bride --Toes --Red.

Genre/Form: Fiction Short stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stuart, Jesse, Head o'W-Hollow. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, ©   Head o'W-Hollow by Stuart, Jesse; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Social life and customs; Places: Kentucky.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. His work includes nearly thirty books, ranging from poetry to biography, autobiography, novels, and short stories. Editorial ReviewsBrand: University Press of Kentucky.

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A collection of short stories by Jesse Stuart, a novelist, poet, and short-story writer whose works focused on eastern Kentucky hill life.

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Please, subscribe or login to access all content. Log in Register. New York: Dutton, First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Fine. As fine a copy as one could hope to fine. As new. 8vo. Tan cloth, lettered in red and illustrated in brown. Stuart's second book about characters from the mountains of his native and beloved Kentucky.

Cover art by Edition: First Edition. Also includes an un-hollowed smaller book about the author Stieg Larsson to complete the set. You get THREE hollow books and a display case!

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