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The Resource Upstate, downstate : folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States, by M. Jagendorf ; illustrated by Howard Simon ; introduction by Henry W. Shoemaker

Upstate, downstate : folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States, by M. Jagendorf ; illustrated by Howard Simon ; introduction by Henry W. Shoemaker

Label
Upstate, downstate : folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States
Title
Upstate, downstate
Title remainder
folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States
Statement of responsibility
by M. Jagendorf ; illustrated by Howard Simon ; introduction by Henry W. Shoemaker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of folk tales originating in the Mid-Atlantic states of New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Washington and Maryland
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1888-1981
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Jagendorf, M. A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1903-1979
  • 1880-1958
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  • Simon, Howard
  • Shoemaker, Henry W.
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  • Folklore
  • Tales
  • Legends
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Upstate, downstate : folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States, by M. Jagendorf ; illustrated by Howard Simon ; introduction by Henry W. Shoemaker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New York : Mighty Mose, the bowery b'hoy -- The devil and the good book -- The tale of Anthony's nose -- The phantom painter in the steeple -- In Coney Island by the sea -- A baker's dozen -- Pig in the poke -- Adirondack skeeters -- Sam Patch, the jumpin' man -- Maiden Lane in the golden days -- Canawlers on the E-ri-ee Canal -- Lady Morris in her mansion -- A new way of tamin' wolves -- The witch tree of the north country. New Jersey : Hi-ho, the mosquitos of New Jersey! -- The strange trial -- Jonas and the sturgeon -- The foe in the dark -- The young witch-horse -- The treasure under the tree -- The seven sistes -- The gunsmith and the maiden -- Pirate Yan Yost of Communipaw -- The saga of Stretch Garrison -- The best devil in the land. Delaware : Herman and his horse -- The fiddler of Fiddler's Bridge -- Firey-tempered jake -- The enemy in the night -- Dutch Peter and the fortunetelling tailor -- Fearless John and the giant monster -- The ghost of Samuel Chew -- Arnsy Maull, the conjure man. Pennsylvania : Joe Magerack, the steel-mill man -- True love in the Blue Mountains -- Along the Monangahela -- The hex and the oxen -- Land of wonders -- Young John -- A trickster tricks the devil -- The wolf-bride -- Big ghost, little ghost--Who's scared of a ghost -- The good witch-doctor in the mountains -- Chug-chug along the O-hi-o -- The great sacrifice -- The haunted mine. Washington and Maryland : Three little tales of Washington -- Clever Jacob Gibson -- A merry tale of Rich Neck Farm -- Romance at Tulip Hill -- Cookus, bopple, and yeakle -- The white mule ghost -- God's well -- Tell a tale of Ara Spence -- The spider in the wall -- Adventure in Plaindealing -- The blue dog
Control code
ocm01437817
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Lccn
49049298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.20974 J181 ; L ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (local) ; SCHM9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1437817
  • (Sirsi) 1437817
  • (OCoLC)1437817
Label
Upstate, downstate : folk stories of the Middle Atlantic States, by M. Jagendorf ; illustrated by Howard Simon ; introduction by Henry W. Shoemaker
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New York : Mighty Mose, the bowery b'hoy -- The devil and the good book -- The tale of Anthony's nose -- The phantom painter in the steeple -- In Coney Island by the sea -- A baker's dozen -- Pig in the poke -- Adirondack skeeters -- Sam Patch, the jumpin' man -- Maiden Lane in the golden days -- Canawlers on the E-ri-ee Canal -- Lady Morris in her mansion -- A new way of tamin' wolves -- The witch tree of the north country. New Jersey : Hi-ho, the mosquitos of New Jersey! -- The strange trial -- Jonas and the sturgeon -- The foe in the dark -- The young witch-horse -- The treasure under the tree -- The seven sistes -- The gunsmith and the maiden -- Pirate Yan Yost of Communipaw -- The saga of Stretch Garrison -- The best devil in the land. Delaware : Herman and his horse -- The fiddler of Fiddler's Bridge -- Firey-tempered jake -- The enemy in the night -- Dutch Peter and the fortunetelling tailor -- Fearless John and the giant monster -- The ghost of Samuel Chew -- Arnsy Maull, the conjure man. Pennsylvania : Joe Magerack, the steel-mill man -- True love in the Blue Mountains -- Along the Monangahela -- The hex and the oxen -- Land of wonders -- Young John -- A trickster tricks the devil -- The wolf-bride -- Big ghost, little ghost--Who's scared of a ghost -- The good witch-doctor in the mountains -- Chug-chug along the O-hi-o -- The great sacrifice -- The haunted mine. Washington and Maryland : Three little tales of Washington -- Clever Jacob Gibson -- A merry tale of Rich Neck Farm -- Romance at Tulip Hill -- Cookus, bopple, and yeakle -- The white mule ghost -- God's well -- Tell a tale of Ara Spence -- The spider in the wall -- Adventure in Plaindealing -- The blue dog
Control code
ocm01437817
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Lccn
49049298
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
398.20974 J181 ; L ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (local) ; SCHM9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1437817
  • (Sirsi) 1437817
  • (OCoLC)1437817

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