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The Adventures of Big-Foot Wallace

by John C. Duval

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Published by University of Nebraska Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMabel Major (Editor), Rebecca W. Smith (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7905429M
    ISBN 100803250533
    ISBN 109780803250536

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Some B/W illustrations too. I'm glad Duval left out the slang and misspellings of frontier English and used a normal modern English. We see Big Foot Wallace originally from Virginia living in Texas.

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