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Heap of livin"

Dolores McKenzie Atmore Gentry

Heap of livin"

memoirs from the mountains of Southern California, 1860-1960

by Dolores McKenzie Atmore Gentry

  • 214 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Ridge Route Communities Museum & Historical Society in Frazier Park, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California, Southern,
  • Bakersfield Region (Calif.),
  • California, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Gentry, Dolores McKenzie Atmore, 1888-1986.,
    • Women pioneers -- California, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Pioneers -- California, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- California, Southern.,
    • Mountain life -- California, Southern.,
    • California, Southern -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.,
    • California, Southern -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.,
    • California, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Bakersfield Region (Calif.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Maps on lining pages.

      Statementwritten by Dolores McKenzie Atmore Gentry ; transcribed & edited by Eloise A. Richer & Bonnie Ketterl Kane.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsRicher, Eloise A., Kane, Bonnie Ketterl.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF867 .G46 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination397 p. :
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3964131M
      LC Control Number2001268749

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      A Heap o' Livin' by Edgar A. Guest. To Marjorie and Buddy this little book of verse is affectionately dedicated by their Daddy. WHEN YOU KNOW A FELLOW. When you get to know a fellow, know his joys and know his cares, When you've come to understand him and the burdens that he bears, When you've learned the fight he's making and the troubles in. Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. First Thus. pp + index of first lines, book and text are as new, clean with tight binding, no tears. This book combines two books into one His first book "A heap O' Living published in and " Life's Highway published in Frontispiece of author. paypal welcome Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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