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Author Price, Robert, 1900-1989
Title Johnny Appleseed : man and myth / by Robert Price
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1954
 Ethnology Library  S417.C45 P7 1954    AVAILABLE    30520020003811
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  635.0924 Ap529pr 1954    AVAILABLE    30500100152399
Descript xv, 320 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, facsimiles ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 299-303) and index
Part one : Into the Old Northwest. A trail from New England -- High adventure on the Allegheny -- Apples on the border -- The Johnny Appleseed country -- Part two : The voice of one crying in the wilderness. The watchman at the gates -- A piece of ground -- A very extraordinary missionary -- Part three : The legend takes root. Portrait at fifty -- The folk tales grow -- Part four : Farther west. Along the land bridge -- To the Fort Wayne summit -- Last journeys -- Part five : From man to myth. A time to die -- The vanity of riches -- The legend flowers -- Appendices. John Chapman's ancestry -- John Chapman's nurseries -- John Chapman's land holdings
Presents the life of John Chapman, better known as Johnny Appleseed; describing his love of nature and his adventures in the wilderness
Link Online version: Price, Robert, 1900-1989. Johnny Appleseed. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1954 (OCoLC)595414767
Subject Appleseed, Johnny, 1774-1845
Apple growers -- United States -- Biography
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