The Resource The sagebrush anthology : literature from the silver age of the Old West, edited by Lawrence I. Berkove

The sagebrush anthology : literature from the silver age of the Old West, edited by Lawrence I. Berkove

Label
The sagebrush anthology : literature from the silver age of the Old West
Title
The sagebrush anthology
Title remainder
literature from the silver age of the Old West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lawrence I. Berkove
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sixty-eight selections representing writers who spent their creative years in Nevada from the 1860s to the early twentieth century and have become known as the Sagebrush School. Features Mark Twain, Dan De Quille, Sam Davis, Joe Goodman, and Rollin Daggett, and lesser-known writers Arthur McEwen, Fred Hart, and others"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
810.8/09793
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS561
LC item number
.S24 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Mark Twain and his circle series
Label
The sagebrush anthology : literature from the silver age of the Old West, edited by Lawrence I. Berkove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-387) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
  • Humor and Hoaxes -- Petrified Man / Mark Twain (1862) -- A Bloody Massacre near Carson / Mark Twain (1863) -- Washoe : "Information Wanted" / Mark Twain (1864) -- A Silver Man / Dan De Quille (1865) -- Frightful Catastrophe, Wonderful Escape : a Man Falls over 1,000 Feet and Is Not Killed! / Dan De Quille (1866) -- Whipping an Editor / [D. Jones?] (1872) -- A Libel Suit / [Rollin Daggett? and] Joe Goodman (1873) -- Solar Armor / Dan De Quille (1874) -- Eyeless Fish That Live in Hot Water / Dan De Quille (1876) -- A Carson Poker Incident / Sam Davis (1878) -- Sam Davis's Earthquake Hoax / Anonymous (1879) -- [A Sam Davis Newspaper Story] / [Sam Davis] (1880) -- The Tables Turned / [Denis E. McCarthy?] (1881) -- The Carson Fossil-Footprints / Mark Twain (1884) -- Why the Gold Gulch News Suspended / Arthur McEwen (1884) -- The Typographical Howitzer / Sam Davis (1886) -- One Solution / Arthur McEwen (1893) -- Serious Trifling / Sam Davis (1894) -- How to Win at Faro / W.H. Marshall (1894) -- That Affair at Pollard's / Joseph T. Goodman (1894) -- The 'Trumpet' Comes to Pickeye! / Joseph T. Goodman (n.d.) -- -- Short Fiction -- The Living Hinge; Or, The Seventeen Pots of Amalgam / Alfred Doten (1867) -- Big Jack Small / James W. Gally (1875) -- A Christmas Carol / Samuel Davis (late 1870s) -- Sister Celeste / C.C. Goodwin (1884) -- My Friend, the Editor / Sam P. Davis (1889) -- The Eagles' Nest / Dan De Quille (1891) -- Looking Down upon the Suisun Marsh Tules / Rollin M. Daggett (c. 1890s?) -- When Booth Was Not Booth / Sam P. Davis (1895) -- A Heart Flush / Thomas Fitch (late 1890s?) -- The Loco Weed / Sam P. Davis (1899) -- The Mystery of the Savage Sump / Samuel Davis (1901) -- The Conversion of Champagne Liz / Sam Davis (19??)
  • Memoirs -- A Reminiscence of Artemus Ward / Mark Twain (1867) -- Artemus Ward / Dan De Quille (1888) -- [Memories of Enterprise Writers] / Arthur McEwen (1893) -- My French Friend / Rollin M. Daggett (1895) -- Geological Reminiscences / Anonymous (1895) -- Early Journalism in Nevada / Alf Doten (1899) -- [Jim Townsend's Lies] / James P. Kennedy (1908) -- [The Origin of Twain's Hopkins Massacre Hoax] / Joseph T. Goodman (1908) -- [The Tragedy of Conrad Wiegand] / [Joseph T. Goodman?] (1908) -- [The Gamble of Nevada Mining Stocks] / Anonymous (1909) -- -- Nonfiction -- The First Fourth in White Pine / Fred H. Hart (1878) -- Under the Gallows / Fred H. Hart (1878) -- Hoist by His Own Petard / Fred H. Hart (1878) -- Sage-Brush Sketches / Thomas Fitch (1878) -- The Prospector / C .C. Goodwin (1880) -- The Pah-Utes / Sarah Winnemucca (1882) -- Cranks and Their Uses / [Joseph T. Goodman] (1884) -- [A Paiute Reservation] / G.W. Pease (1892) -- -- Letters -- Mark Twain to His Mother and Sister, August 19, 1863 -- Rollin Daggett to C.C. Goodwin, January 21, 1894 -- Rollin Daggett to C.C. Goodwin, March 6, 1894 -- Mark Twain to Robert L. Fulton, May 24, 1904 -- C.C. Goodwin to G.H. Babcock, June 27, 1907 -- -- Poetry -- The Oak and the Vine / Rollin M. Daggett (1877) -- My New Year's Guests / Rollin M. Daggett (1881) -- Untitled / Jospeh T. Goodman (n.d.) -- The Two Sermons / Jospeh T. Goodman (n.d.) -- Sursum Corda / Joseph T. Goodman (n.d.) -- Virginia City / Joseph T. Goodman (n.d.) -- The Pasteurized Kiss / Sam Davis (n.d.) -- The Campaign Debt / Sam Davis (n.d.) -- [The Mrs. Warren of Carson City] / Sam Davis (n.d.) -- The Storm / Sam Davis (1892) -- The Lure of the Sagebrush / Sam Davis (n.d.) -- The Gleaner / Sam Davis (1914?)
Control code
ocn191943936
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826265135
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24185942
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191943936
  • pebcs082621651X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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