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1 Mody Coggin Boatright Folk laughter on the American frontier by Boatright, Mody Coggin
Macmillan 1949 First Edition Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
Stated first printing but shows other printings, Tan Cloth Hardcover, 182 pages, 8 1/4" tall. A couple of small marks on the cover. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Filled with anecdotes and folklore, including many examples of the lively styles of journalism, including some jim-dandy words coined in the west, such as: absqatulated, combobbolate, exflunctify, flumex and others. This is not a joke book but is filled with phrases, anecdotes and speech patterns unique to the west. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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