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A cow's tail for a compass : cowboy poetry and short stories, by Leon Flick

Label
A cow's tail for a compass : cowboy poetry and short stories
Title
A cow's tail for a compass
Title remainder
cowboy poetry and short stories
Statement of responsibility
by Leon Flick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JCL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flick, Leon
Dewey number
811.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.L524
LC item number
C69 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cowboys
  • West (U.S.)
  • Short stories
  • Cowboys
  • Short stories
  • United States, West
Label
A cow's tail for a compass : cowboy poetry and short stories, by Leon Flick
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Days -- The badger waltz -- My place -- Tom's Copenhagen -- First taste of liquor -- The barkeep's trap -- Herbie's hobbles -- Listen to the sun go down -- I'm out of horse -- Good ole girls -- The buckle -- John Hanger's muckin' -- Lay down and sull up -- Wet tobbacker -- Drifters -- Don't faint -- Together at Christmas -- Wranglin' on Smokey -- Free verse -- Brown's quittin' -- P.G.G. feedstore -- A new kind of circle -- Style without option -- Ode to Toad -- In coming -- Payin' yer dues -- Jake's wreck -- Tearin' hair and holdin' air -- Go and just buckaroo -- McKee's horses -- Happy -- McKee's childhood -- How camp got runnin' water -- Sunrise on the outhouse -- The trade-in -- When he ran the place -- The scared pickup -- Ree's table -- One hundred miles an hour -- Red River Corral's packer -- Half an inch of thaw -- Fiddles -- Pegleg -- Hats -- More on hats -- Silver sea of sage
  • (Cont.) Porta potties -- No clown in the barrel -- Long ride on the wagon -- Mongo -- Percey's pair -- Ka boom -- For Hart Mountain -- The blind heifer attack -- Acres or achers -- Egan's wreck -- Go see -- The message -- Now go roll your bed -- Circle -- Buckoffs in general -- At last it's spring -- Photographs -- The white woolies -- Two new angels -- Horse talk -- I won't need any foot-rope -- My bedroll -- Lynch loses the horses -- Wisdom knots -- John's buckin' horse ride -- Close -- A million kinds of cowboys -- Little towns in eastern Oregon -- Dixon's trip to school -- For Lea -- Con gets kicked off the JJ -- Sweat and sour bighorn stew -- The pink slip -- Coyote singin' solo -- The pullin' contest -- Astraddle of beef -- Thy heifer -- Fightin' cows -- The cowboy -- An upside down quirtin' -- Little buckaroo meets Santa -- I'm all done now -- Baldy (died in the spring) -- Canned on the outhouse -- A night on the town -- Uncle Leo's instant dogs -- The bear story
  • (Cont.) Prayer for rain -- The quarter horse -- C and B feedlot -- Line dancin' -- Spring of '88 -- The woodpile blues -- Campfires -- Christmas '89 -- Jonny's last day -- It's home for a buckaroo -- For Roany the milkcow -- Is Georgine home -- Bull slippers -- You've got the big gun -- Satan and Jude -- Santa helps ship -- Leghold trap -- Cab ride -- I'll just name him Cowboy -- A coyote fox hunt -- Snake bit -- And the wind begins to blow -- Timmy gets tired -- The team
Control code
ocm45752513
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780970144812
Lccn
00191967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45752513
  • (Sirsi) a156030
Label
A cow's tail for a compass : cowboy poetry and short stories, by Leon Flick
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Days -- The badger waltz -- My place -- Tom's Copenhagen -- First taste of liquor -- The barkeep's trap -- Herbie's hobbles -- Listen to the sun go down -- I'm out of horse -- Good ole girls -- The buckle -- John Hanger's muckin' -- Lay down and sull up -- Wet tobbacker -- Drifters -- Don't faint -- Together at Christmas -- Wranglin' on Smokey -- Free verse -- Brown's quittin' -- P.G.G. feedstore -- A new kind of circle -- Style without option -- Ode to Toad -- In coming -- Payin' yer dues -- Jake's wreck -- Tearin' hair and holdin' air -- Go and just buckaroo -- McKee's horses -- Happy -- McKee's childhood -- How camp got runnin' water -- Sunrise on the outhouse -- The trade-in -- When he ran the place -- The scared pickup -- Ree's table -- One hundred miles an hour -- Red River Corral's packer -- Half an inch of thaw -- Fiddles -- Pegleg -- Hats -- More on hats -- Silver sea of sage
  • (Cont.) Porta potties -- No clown in the barrel -- Long ride on the wagon -- Mongo -- Percey's pair -- Ka boom -- For Hart Mountain -- The blind heifer attack -- Acres or achers -- Egan's wreck -- Go see -- The message -- Now go roll your bed -- Circle -- Buckoffs in general -- At last it's spring -- Photographs -- The white woolies -- Two new angels -- Horse talk -- I won't need any foot-rope -- My bedroll -- Lynch loses the horses -- Wisdom knots -- John's buckin' horse ride -- Close -- A million kinds of cowboys -- Little towns in eastern Oregon -- Dixon's trip to school -- For Lea -- Con gets kicked off the JJ -- Sweat and sour bighorn stew -- The pink slip -- Coyote singin' solo -- The pullin' contest -- Astraddle of beef -- Thy heifer -- Fightin' cows -- The cowboy -- An upside down quirtin' -- Little buckaroo meets Santa -- I'm all done now -- Baldy (died in the spring) -- Canned on the outhouse -- A night on the town -- Uncle Leo's instant dogs -- The bear story
  • (Cont.) Prayer for rain -- The quarter horse -- C and B feedlot -- Line dancin' -- Spring of '88 -- The woodpile blues -- Campfires -- Christmas '89 -- Jonny's last day -- It's home for a buckaroo -- For Roany the milkcow -- Is Georgine home -- Bull slippers -- You've got the big gun -- Satan and Jude -- Santa helps ship -- Leghold trap -- Cab ride -- I'll just name him Cowboy -- A coyote fox hunt -- Snake bit -- And the wind begins to blow -- Timmy gets tired -- The team
Control code
ocm45752513
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xv, 205 pages
Isbn
9780970144812
Lccn
00191967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)45752513
  • (Sirsi) a156030

Library Locations

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      280 Garfield Street, Woodburn, OR, 97071, US
      45.143305 -122.858355
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