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Rowdy Tales from Early Alabama

Guy W. Barr/Hubbs

Rowdy Tales from Early Alabama

The Humor of John Gorman Barr

by Guy W. Barr/Hubbs

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Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Essays, journals, letters & other prose works,
  • Humour,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Humor,
  • American Satire And Humor,
  • Fiction - General,
  • English,
  • USA,
  • Social life and customs,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • American wit and humor,
  • Alabama,
  • Fiction,
  • Tuscaloosa (Ala.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9488660M
    ISBN 100817304770
    ISBN 109780817304775
    OCLC/WorldCa24803461

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