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Kentucky Bluegrass country

by R. Gerald Alvey

  • 341 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky,
  • Kentucky.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Kentucky.,
    • Material culture -- Kentucky.,
    • Kentucky -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-311) and index.

      StatementR. Gerald Alvey ; with a foreword by Thomas D. Clark.
      SeriesFolklife in the South series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR110.K4 A46 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 322 p. :
      Number of Pages322
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1565817M
      ISBN 10087805510X, 0878055444
      LC Control Number91048029

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        FREE on Amazon US today (5/15/) Stand-alone book 1. BLURB: McKenna Mason, a New York City attorney with a love of all things Prada, is on the run from a group of powerful, dangerous men. McKenna turns to a teenage crush, Will Ashton, for help in starting a new life in beautiful horse country. She finds that Will is now a handsome, successful race horse farm owner.4/5(). Kentucky Horse Country: Images of the Bluegrass is renowned photographer James Archambeault's pictorial portrait of the natural beauty of Kentucky's Bluegrass region and the thriving thoroughbred industry for which it is famous. The book contains more than full-color images ranging from tender scenes of mares and foals grazing, to the.


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