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Tall Tale American Folklore Literature
To Carolyn Brown s mind, the tall tale is not necessarily an account of the adventures of a larger-than-life hero, nor is it just a humorous first-person narrative exaggerated to outlandish proportions. It is as well an interaction between teller and audience a game played at the hazy border between the credible and the incredible, a challenge and an entertainment at the s ...more
Paperback, 186 pages
Published July 28th 1989 by Univ Tennessee Press
(first published August 1987)
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