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The Resource Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales, Roger Welsch ; foreword by Dick Cavett

Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales, Roger Welsch ; foreword by Dick Cavett

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Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales
Title
Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales
Statement of responsibility
Roger Welsch ; foreword by Dick Cavett
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One day Roger Welsch ventured to ask his father a delicate personal question: "Why am I an only child?" His father's answer is one of many examples of the delightful and laughter-inducing ribald tales Welsch has compiled from a lifetime of listening to and sharing the folklore of the Plains
Cataloging source
DLC
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Welsch, Roger L
Dewey number
398.2/0978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.E4944
LC item number
W58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cavett, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Welsch, Roger L
  • Authors, American
  • Folklore
  • Nebraska
Label
Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales, Roger Welsch ; foreword by Dick Cavett
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Brief but Suitably Scholarly and Boring Introduction -- But Enough about Me-What Do You Know about Me? -- Plain Talk about the Plains, Definitions, and What Folklore Is, Isn't, Might Be, and Is Mostly -- A Lesson in Proper Diction -- Why I'm an Only Child -- A Special Announcement -- Dad Instructs Me about Civil Ribaldry Even as I Thought I Was Instructing Him -- Naughty Is in the Ears of the Beholder -- A First Lesson in Military Nomenclature -- Diction Friction -- Evoked and Provoked -- Cipherin' -- Thinking Fast -- Cold . . . and Deep -- Inhouse Outhouses -- Speaking of Treed Raccoons -- Harvard Law -- Urban vs. Rural -- The Eternal Cuckold -- Now's Your Chance -- Using the Imagination -- Ways of the Wise -- Traffic Flow -- Speaking of the Innocence of the Gentle Sex -- Oh, Dat Ole! Oh, Dat Lena! -- Same Idea, Different Names -- No Boyz Aloud -- The Church of What? -- What Did He Say? -- How You Gonna Keep 'Em down on the Farm (after They've Seen the Farm) -- The Birds Do It, Bees Do It -- Indiscreet Secretions -- Why Is It Called a "Fly?" -- Geriatric Indignities -- Callow Youth -- Age Has Nothing to Do with It -- Innocent? Or Simply Not Guilty? -- Other Unmentionables -- An Afterword
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 189 pages
Isbn
9780803284289
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015024784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)IBG284289
  • (FIPpSEB)IBG284289
Label
Why I'm an only child and other slightly naughty Plains folktales, Roger Welsch ; foreword by Dick Cavett
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Brief but Suitably Scholarly and Boring Introduction -- But Enough about Me-What Do You Know about Me? -- Plain Talk about the Plains, Definitions, and What Folklore Is, Isn't, Might Be, and Is Mostly -- A Lesson in Proper Diction -- Why I'm an Only Child -- A Special Announcement -- Dad Instructs Me about Civil Ribaldry Even as I Thought I Was Instructing Him -- Naughty Is in the Ears of the Beholder -- A First Lesson in Military Nomenclature -- Diction Friction -- Evoked and Provoked -- Cipherin' -- Thinking Fast -- Cold . . . and Deep -- Inhouse Outhouses -- Speaking of Treed Raccoons -- Harvard Law -- Urban vs. Rural -- The Eternal Cuckold -- Now's Your Chance -- Using the Imagination -- Ways of the Wise -- Traffic Flow -- Speaking of the Innocence of the Gentle Sex -- Oh, Dat Ole! Oh, Dat Lena! -- Same Idea, Different Names -- No Boyz Aloud -- The Church of What? -- What Did He Say? -- How You Gonna Keep 'Em down on the Farm (after They've Seen the Farm) -- The Birds Do It, Bees Do It -- Indiscreet Secretions -- Why Is It Called a "Fly?" -- Geriatric Indignities -- Callow Youth -- Age Has Nothing to Do with It -- Innocent? Or Simply Not Guilty? -- Other Unmentionables -- An Afterword
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 189 pages
Isbn
9780803284289
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015024784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)IBG284289
  • (FIPpSEB)IBG284289

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