Border Lore Folktales and Legends of South Texas

Border Lore Folktales and Legends of South Texas

by David Bowles

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Overview

Award-winning translator and author David Bowles brings together twenty-five darkly memorable stories of the southern borderlands of Texas, retold in his unique voice. Ranging from the age-old folktales heard at his grandmother's knee to urban legends collected down the years, each of these narratives is brought to stunning visual life by artist José Meléndez. An appendix classifies the pieces and enumerates motifs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781942956013
Publisher: Lamar University Press
Publication date: 06/16/2015
Pages: 140
Sales rank: 644,367
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.38(d)

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