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The Resource The greatest horse stories ever told, edited and with an introduction by Steven D. Price

The greatest horse stories ever told, edited and with an introduction by Steven D. Price

Label
The greatest horse stories ever told
Title
The greatest horse stories ever told
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Steven D. Price
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • 30 " ... essays, articles, short fiction, and poetry ... about the bond between humans and horses"--Inside jacket flap
  • Includes material by Jane Smiley, Anthony Trollope, Dick Francis, Esther Forbes, Red Smith, Felix Salten, Ben Green, Maxine Kumin, Damon Runyon, Tom McGuane, James Herroit, Ring Lardner, and William Cowper, among others
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
636.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF301
LC item number
.G72 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Price, Steven D
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horses
  • Horsemanship
  • Horsemanship
  • Horses
Label
The greatest horse stories ever told, edited and with an introduction by Steven D. Price
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2001038117.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays and articles originally published in various journals and books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Mr. T's heart / Jane Smiley -- The lady who rides to hounds / Anthony Trollope -- Pure heart / William Nack -- Nona Garson / Nancy Jaffer -- A royal rip-off at Kingdom Hill / Dick Francis -- Breakneck Hill / Esther Forbes -- The horse whisperer / Paul Trachtman -- A vote for Ta Wee / Red Smith -- The Imperial Spanish Riding School / Felix Salten -- Sleeping sickness / Ben Green -- Tallyho and tribulation / Stephen Budiansky -- Why is it that girls love horses? / Maxine Kumin -- Mustard-Pot, matchmaker / Gilbert Frankau -- Horses and horsemen / Andy Russell -- All horse players die broke / Damon Runyon -- Dreaming / Bill Barich -- Was there a horse with wings? / Beryl Markham -- On winning / William Steinkraus -- Buster / Tom McGuane -- All things bright and beautiful / James Herriot -- Tips on horses / Ring Lardner -- The champion / Gene Smith -- School horses / Alois Podhajsky -- Horsefolk are different / Cooky McClung -- The diverting history of John Gilpin / William Cowper -- Tip on a lost race / Carey Winfrey -- Ponies are talking / Holly Menino -- Personals / Melissa Pierson -- Good horse keeping / Pete Zarzyski -- Two sisters / Ellie Phayer
Control code
ocm47056409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 257 pages
Isbn
9781585742370
Lccn
2001038117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
1006868
System control number
(OCoLC)47056409
Label
The greatest horse stories ever told, edited and with an introduction by Steven D. Price
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy036/2001038117.html
Publication
Note
Essays and articles originally published in various journals and books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Mr. T's heart / Jane Smiley -- The lady who rides to hounds / Anthony Trollope -- Pure heart / William Nack -- Nona Garson / Nancy Jaffer -- A royal rip-off at Kingdom Hill / Dick Francis -- Breakneck Hill / Esther Forbes -- The horse whisperer / Paul Trachtman -- A vote for Ta Wee / Red Smith -- The Imperial Spanish Riding School / Felix Salten -- Sleeping sickness / Ben Green -- Tallyho and tribulation / Stephen Budiansky -- Why is it that girls love horses? / Maxine Kumin -- Mustard-Pot, matchmaker / Gilbert Frankau -- Horses and horsemen / Andy Russell -- All horse players die broke / Damon Runyon -- Dreaming / Bill Barich -- Was there a horse with wings? / Beryl Markham -- On winning / William Steinkraus -- Buster / Tom McGuane -- All things bright and beautiful / James Herriot -- Tips on horses / Ring Lardner -- The champion / Gene Smith -- School horses / Alois Podhajsky -- Horsefolk are different / Cooky McClung -- The diverting history of John Gilpin / William Cowper -- Tip on a lost race / Carey Winfrey -- Ponies are talking / Holly Menino -- Personals / Melissa Pierson -- Good horse keeping / Pete Zarzyski -- Two sisters / Ellie Phayer
Control code
ocm47056409
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 257 pages
Isbn
9781585742370
Lccn
2001038117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Stock number
1006868
System control number
(OCoLC)47056409

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