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7 edition of Mountain Jack tales found in the catalog.

Mountain Jack tales

by Gail E. Haley

  • 352 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Parkway Publishers in Boone, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • Jack tales -- North Carolina.,
    • Jack tales.,
    • Folklore -- North Carolina.

    • About the Edition

      These stories featuring the hero Jack are set in the mountains of North Carolina, but have their roots in Old World folklore.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-131)

      Statementas told and illustrated by Gail E. Haley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.H139 Mo 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 131 p. :
      Number of Pages131
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3948375M
      ISBN 101887905510
      LC Control Number2001037445
      OCLC/WorldCa47126765

      About this Item: Houghton Mifflin, Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Berkeley Williams Jr. (illustrator). pp. Blue cloth spine with gray boards, DJ has light . "The Glass Mountain" (Aarne–Thompson type ) is a Polish fairy tale collected by Hermann Kletke. Andrew Lang included it in The Yellow Fairy Book.. The name also appears as a mythical location in a .

      Jack's Tale Jack's Tale Jack's Tale Jack's Tale Jack's Tale Jack's Tale Jack's Tale. Fairy Tale (fiction), words, Level M (Grade 2), Lexile L. Jack's Tale and Giant's Tale are intended to be used . The Appalachian Jack Tales, related with quirky mountain humour, are very easily adapted for telling to children or to older audiences, containing more adult themes and saltier humour. Jerry Harmon is the .

      Tales of the Mountain Men: Adventure in the Old West (Janu ) A mountain man dealt with the hazards and challenges of life on the frontier. From prairies to mountains, in scorching sun as well as . Condition means everything in a book's value. A book that has significant damage is likely not worth much. A book collector wants an attractive copy. Dust jackets. Most hard cover books published since .


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Mountain Jack Tales Gail E. Haley, Author, Gail E. Haley, Illustrator Dutton Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book In a lucid, vibrant voice. Mountain Jack Tales by Gail E. Haley. Jack tales--North Carolina ; Folklore + Show More - Show Fewer Details Our Original Resources 3.

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Jack is the universal folk hero and adventurer. Tales of Jack's adventures are as timeless as bedrock but as fresh as dawn in the Appalachian Mountains. Whether besting ogres, outsmarting Author: Gail E. Haley. Jack is the universal folk hero and adventurer. Tales of Jack's adventures are as timeless as bedrock but as fresh as dawn in the Appalachian hills.

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Everyone knows the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. This book 5/5(1). The Jack Tales book. Read 34 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A collection of folk tales from the southern Appalachians that cente /5. The Jack Tales are told, not read, by these people from whom we have recorded them.

No two individuals in Beech Mountain section ever tell the same story exactly alike; nor does the sme man. The “Jack tales” typically involve a young hero named Jack who is thrown onto the long road to adulthood, and must overcome many obstacles using his intelligence, bravery, and occasionally.

Haley invites readers up to Old Poppyseed's cabin on Story Mountain (``Park your car and hike up the path the pale eyes of things forgotten in the outside world will see your every move'') for eight Author: Gail E.

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Addeddate Pages: Jack Tales Storytelling Theater of the Smoky Mountains - E. Parkway, - Rated based on 15 Reviews "I loved the show you all put on for us /5(15). Richard Chase collected The Jack Tales in the mountain country of North Carolina, where they have been handed down for generations.

Everyone knows the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. /5(7). In The Jack Tales, Chase purported to present a localized and unique hero with a well-developed personality, the creation of a single family from the Beech Mountain region of North Carolina.

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Chase alleged that many of the Jack tales were collected by a group of families in North Carolina and came .