The Devil S Country

Author: Harry Hunsicker
Publisher: Thomas & Mercer
ISBN: 9781503941908
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Former Texas Ranger Arlo Baines didn't come to the tiny West Texas town of Piedra Springs to cause trouble.

God S Country Or Devil S Playground

Author: Barney Nelson
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292755802
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Wallace, even the animals appear to be on the Devil's side.2 The wolf plays his
stereotypic villain's role by "hatching a plot" against Big-Foot. In the tall tale
storyteller's tradition, the old Indian fighter soon begins to suspect "foul play" and
"mischief" from the "devils" who are running in a huge gang. The wolves trap him
in the trunk of an old oak tree where he fights them off all night with his knife. Like
all devils, they melt away into the chaparral with the light of day. In other tales,
while ...

Devils River Country

Author: Walter Block
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1477237240
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The weight of the lift was greater. But with the stronger and more constant wind, a
larger windmill, a bigger storage tank, and ultimately with pipes from that storage
tank to water troughs located in the canyons that “headed-up” on the divide, the
ranch was finally “well watered”. Similarly, a few miles down-river from Baker's
Crossing, on the Devils River ranch which Uncle Lucious and Aunt Beth bought
in the early 1940's, livestock, game, and people also at first only had the river as
the ...

Country Music Annual 2000

Author: Charles K. Wolfe
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081315717X
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G0IIIltry MIISIG Battles Religion in 100 Smith's The DGI/II's Drom Rebecca Smith
Country music and literature might make Strange bedfellows in some people's
minds, but for fiction writer Lee Smith, their union has resulted in a fine novel
applauded by both literary critics and country music historians. Born in 1944, she
grew up in the Appalachian town of Grundy in ... her heritage when she gained
some distance from it. In her seventh novel, The Devil's Dream, published in
1992, she ...

Mary Louise In The Country

Author: Lyman Baum
Publisher: Litres
ISBN: 504083232X
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An' I gets 'em 'cause I'm a Cragg like the rest o' you, an' devils seem to be in the
Cragg blood. I've a notion it's easier to stand the devils in the country here, than
in the city where you live." Nan didn't know whether to be amused or angry. "Yet
you tried to run away once," she reminded Ingua, "and it was Mary Louise who
stopped you. You told me of this only an hour ago. "Didn't I say the devils pick on
me sometimes?" demanded the girl. "An' Mary Louise was right. She fought the
devils ...

Merry Songs And Ballads Prior To The Year 1800

Author: John Stephen Farmer
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IN THE DEVIL'S COUNTRY" 171 "IN THE DEVIL'S COUNTRY THERE LATELY
DID DWELL" [1709] [From Pills to Purge Melancholy (1709), iv. 38; sung by W.
Doggett]. In the Devil's Country there lately did dwell, A crew of such Whores as
was ne'er bred in Hell, The Devil himself he knows it full well, Which no Body can
deny, deny; Which no Body can deny. There were Six of the Gang, and all of a
Bud, Which open'd as soon as got into the Blood, There are five to be hang'd,
when the ...

Devil S Pool And Other Stories The

Author: George Sand
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 0791484777
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Country. Wedding. (1846). Designed. to. Follow. The. Devil's. Pool. 1. A Country
Wedding So ends the tale of Germain's marriage, as that “expert plowman”
himself told it to me. Forgive me, kind reader, for not having managed to translate
it better—because the plain old-fashioned language of the region that “I sing” (as
people used to say) does indeed need a translation. These people speak a
dialect that may be too French for us; since the days of Rabelais and Montaigne,1
the ...

Letters And Notes Written During The Disturbances In The Highlands Known As The Devil County Of Viti Levu Fiji 1876

Author: Arthur Hamilton-Gordon Baron Stanmore
Publisher:
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I want to see you again, old fellow, very much, and hope you will have your shy at
the Naqaqa "Devils " before you've done. Love to Carew. Yours ever, Arthur
Gordon. S.S. " Fitzroy," July 1. I open this letter again to say that I am sending
ashore to Eidsdale one and a half ... shortly be found in Eatu Luki's house. The
other half of my allotment (i.e. 20) I am sending to Knollys. . I have no Enfield
ammunition. 438 IN THE DEVIL COUNTRY OF FIJI. lid s * IN THE DEVIL
COUNTRY OF FIJI. 447.