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By James Still

In language either spare and colourful, yes in its command of Appalachian dialect and poetic in its evocation of mountain settings, James Still's tales display the lives of his humans -- lives of privation and fight, lived with honesty in addition to humor. With a foreword through Cleanth Brooks and an afterword by means of the writer, The Run for the Elbertas positive aspects 13 tales from certainly one of America's masters of the fast tale. relaxing and enriching, Still's tales sparkle with knowledge and joy.

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In language either spare and colourful, certain in its command of Appalachian dialect and poetic in its evocation of mountain settings, James Still's tales exhibit the lives of his humans -- lives of privation and fight, lived with honesty in addition to humor. With a foreword by means of Cleanth Brooks and an afterword by way of the writer, The Run for the Elbertas good points 13 tales from one in every of America's masters of the fast tale.

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