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Sitting Up With the Dead: A Storied Journey Through the American South
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Arcade Pub
Publication date April 17, 2002
Pages 414
Binding Hardcover
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781559706124
ISBN-10 1559706120
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.50 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $25.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summary
Including Jack the trickster, boo-bags and plat-eyes, ghosts, and singing turtles, an enchanting and entertaining collection of tales, culminated from the author's journey to the South and filled with the rich history and culture of each location, from some of the most colorful and creative storytellers in the world celebrates the South's oral tradition. 20,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Including Jack the trickster, boo-bags and plat-eyes, ghosts, and singing turtles, an enchanting and entertaining collection of tales, culminated from the author's journey to the South and filled with the rich history and culture of each location, from some of the most colorful and creative storytellers in the world celebrates the South's oral tradition. 20,000 first printing.

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Hardcover
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1 edition from Arcade Pub (April 17, 2002)
9781559706124 | details & prices | 414 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.50 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $25.95
About: Including Jack the trickster, boo-bags and plat-eyes, ghosts, and singing turtles, an enchanting and entertaining collection of tales, culminated from the author's journey to the South and filled with the rich history and culture of each location, from some of the most colorful and creative storytellers in the world celebrates the South's oral tradition.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781559706759 Book cover for 9781611452266 Book cover for 9781628727036
 
from Arcade Pub (February 7, 2017)
9781628727036 | details & prices | 432 pages | List price $16.99
About: For the first time in paperback, an acclaimed look at the American South through the lenses of its most acclaimed storytellers and their tales.
from Arcade Pub (April 18, 2011)
9781611452266 | details & prices | 352 pages | List price $21.95
About: An inspired road trip through the South to uncover some of America’s most talented and colorful storytellers, their tales, and the lush land that links them.
Reprint edition from Arcade Pub (April 1, 2003)
9781559706759 | details & prices | 432 pages | List price $13.95
About: Including Jack the trickster, boo-bags and plat-eyes, ghosts, and singing turtles, an enchanting and entertaining collection of tales, culminated from the author's journey to the South and filled with the rich history and culture of each location, from some of the most colorful and creative storytellers in the world celebrates the South's oral tradition.

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