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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23445530M
LC Control Numbernuc87306530
OCLC/WorldCa79131503

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“If all other books on trail-driving were destroyed, a reader could still get a just as authentic conception of trail men, trail work, range cattle, cow horses, and the cow country in general from The Log of a Cowboy. -- J. Frank Dobie "Personal and often poignant 'The Log of a Cowboy' is indeed a classic."/5(64).   The Log of a Cowboy is an account of a five-month drive of 3, cattle from Brownsville, Texas, to Montana in along the Great Western Cattle Trail. Although the book is fiction, it is firmly based on Adams's own experiences on the trail, and it is considered by many to be the best account of cowboy life in : The Log of a Cowboy is widely considered the most authentic narrative of cowboy life in literature. The story follows the life of Tommy Moore, a young cowboy helping to drive 3, long-horns along the Great Western Cattle Trail from Brownsville, Texas, to Montana in /5(2). 9 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The .

Get this from a library! The log of a cowboy: a narrative of the old trail days. [Andy Adams; E Boyd Smith] -- A fictionalized account of an cattle drive from Texas to the Blackfoot Agency in Montana. Find books like The Log of a Cowboy: A Narrative of the Old Trail Days from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Log.   The Log of a Cowboy: A Narrative of the Old Trail Days by Andy Adams in CHM, EPUB, FB2 download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().   The other two books are stories by men who actually lived that long-vanished western life. "Andy Adams' LOG OF A COWBOY says the blurb on the book jacket, "is the classic account of life on the great trail drives of the old American West from the southwest tip of Texas up to the Canadian frontier in northerm Montana."5/5(4).

Will Rogers said it " was the Cowboy's Bible when I was growing up." The Log Of A Cowboy was published in Although there is some disagreement as whether the narrative should be cataloged as fiction or as western history in , many buckeroos still consider it the best and most authentic of the trail driving books. ""The Log of a Cowboy" is the finest piece of literature that the cattle-country has produced." - Douglas Branch in "The Cowboy and His Interpreters". "If all other books on trail-driving were destroyed, a reader could get an authentic conception of trail men, trail work, range cattle, cow horses, and the cow country in general from "The Log of.   The log of a cowboy; a narrative of the old trail days Item Preview The log of a cowboy; a narrative of the old trail days by Adams, Andy, Publication date English. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. "BB " "The text is reproduced from the edition published in ADAMS, Andy. The Log of a Cowboy: A Narrative of the Old Trail Days. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1st ed. pp. Frontis., plates. Orig. pictorial cloth. Light rubbing to spine ends, else very good. HOWES A Gaston, The Early Novel of the Southwest, The author's first book. Inscribed on the title page, "Sincerely Yours.