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Abernethy, Francis Edward

Overview
Works: 70 works in 258 publications in 1 language and 30,058 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Anecdotes  Biography  Biography‚Ä°vAnecdotes  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Creator
Classifications: GR1, 398.09764
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Francis Edward Abernethy
Legendary ladies of Texas by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Texas women and the conflicting images and myths that have grown up about them
Tales from the Big Thicket by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2002 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Big Thicket of East Texas is one of the few areas left in the United States where man can still establish a close and friendly intimacy with untamed Nature
Built in Texas by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text describe historical buildings across Texas that were built with nature-made materials such as rocks, logs, and mud
Juneteenth Texas : essays in African-American folklore( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who were important in the collecting of African-American folklore, such as J. Mason Brewer; and a section giving resources for the further study of African Americans in Texas
Texas toys and games by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Publication of the Texas Folklore Society ; no. 48." Combines how-to descriptions and lively reminiscences by people about the toys and games
The family saga : a collection of Texas family legends by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The family saga is made up of an accumulation of separate family legends. These are the stories of the old folks and the old times that are told among the family when they gather for funerals or Thanksgiving dinner. These are the "remember-when" stories the family tells about the time when the grownups were children
Folk art in Texas by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonovagun stew : a folklore miscellany by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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T for Texas : a state full of folklore by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singin' Texas by Francis Edward Abernethy( )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume collects the best known or most representative or the most classically Texas traditional songs set in a social and historical framework.--Amazon.com
Some still do : essays on Texas customs by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays on some of the old ways-the customs-still practiced in Texas. It is not an exercise in nostalgia but a look at practical ways of dealing with problems of survival and coping with nature and people
Hoein' the short rows( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Texas folklore by numerous authors
The Bounty of Texas( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Texas Folklore Society by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a society that you join because you want to. The purpose of the society is to collect and make known to he public sons and ballads, superstitions, games, plays, and proverbs
What's going on? (in modern Texas folklore) by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corners of Texas( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honorarium: Jackie Lambright 3/98
Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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2001 : a Texas folklore odyssey( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a sample of the research conducted by members of the Texas Folklore Society at the turn of the millennium as represented at the 1998, 1999, and 2000 meetings
Texas Folklore Society, 1909-1943 by Francis Edward Abernethy( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Both sides of the border : a scattering of Texas folklore by Kenneth L Untiedt( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection covers Remembering Our Ancestors, Folklore Tales and Memorabilia and Family Sagas from favorite storytellers like James Ward Lee, Thad Sitton, J. Frank Dobie, Jean Granberry Schnitz, and many more
 
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Juneteenth Texas : essays in African-American folklore
Alternative Names
Abernethy, Ab

Abernethy, F. E.

Abernethy, F. E. (Francis Edward)

Languages
English (145)

Covers
Tales from the Big ThicketBuilt in TexasJuneteenth Texas : essays in African-American folkloreTexas toys and gamesThe family saga : a collection of Texas family legendsFolk art in TexasSonovagun stew : a folklore miscellanyT for Texas : a state full of folklore