5 edition of Taps for Private Tussie found in the catalog.
Teenage Sid Tussie sees big changes in his poor Kentucky family when they receive $10,000 insurance money for the death of his uncle in World War II and other greedy relatives scramble to share the wealth.
|Statement||by Jesse Stuart ; with an introduction by James M. Gifford ; glossary by Chuck D. Charles ; edited for republication by James M. Gifford, Chuck D. Charles, Eleanor G. Kersey.|
|Contributions||Gifford, James M.|
|LC Classifications||PS3537.T92516 T3 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 255 p. :|
|Number of Pages||255|
|LC Control Number||91062582|
Taps for Private Tussie Author Jesse Stuart Illustrator Thomas Benton Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition no dust Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition. Binding Hardcover Publisher E. P. Dutton Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords fiction Bookseller catalogs Collectible and Book Edition: First Edition. Taps For Private Tussie - Winner of the Thomas Jefferson Southern Award. " What Bret Harte was to the Outcasts of Poker Flat, and Joel Chandler Harris to the Plantation Negro, Jesse Stuart is to the folk of the Kentucky Mountains.".
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Dr. Long let me make the change. I selected six of Stuart’s books: Beyond Dark Hills, Trees of Heaven, Taps for Private Tussie, Foretaste of Glory, The Thread That Runs So True, and Hie to the Hunters. Stuart is best known for Taps and The Thread That Runs So True. Click to read more about Taps for Private Tussie by Jesse Stuart. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. The first two thirds of the book are fairly predictable, with the Tussies all chasing "easy livin" as hard as they can, but as Sid grows, he starts using his long-term perspective to make some real /5(2).
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Taps for Private Tussie won the Thomas Jefferson Southern Award inand was a Book-of-the-Month Club selection that year, also. This tale about the Tussie family is a brimming mountain spring of hilarious fun and folklife.
Yet never was a book read more Cited by: 2. Taps for Private Tussie is a timeless book. The edition that I read was published inso I assumed that the story took place around World War II. Those who have read later editions of the book may have assumed it took place during more recent wars.
Our society deals with the same issues of poverty today/5. TAPS FOR PRIVATE TUSSIE BY JESSE STUART Hardcover – January 1, by Jesse Stuart (Author)/5(24). Taps for Private Tussie won the Thomas Jefferson Southern Award inand was a Book-of-the-Month Club selection that year, also.
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Yet never was a book read more eagerly to see what in the world will happen next/5(24). this is a very good hardbound first edition of this scarce volume by jesse for private in book club or reprint since it sold so many copies in the book club and reprint r the true first edition by dutton is not is a very good hardbound copy in a good dust dj has not been price clipped and is protected by a brodart protector but does.
Taps for Private Tussie Published by User, 14 years ago This book was the winner of the Thomas Jefferson Award and the illustrator is THE Thomas Benton, the famous mural painter from Missouri/5(5). TAPS FOR PRIVATE TUSSIE BY JESSE STUART by Stuart, Jesse, Hardcover for sale online Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for TAPS FOR PRIVATE TUSSIE BY JESSE STUART by Stuart, Jesse, Hardcover at the best online prices at eBay.
Free shipping for many products. Skip to main content. Taps for Private Tussie on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. First Paperback Library edition. Good+. Very clean and sturdy. Covers have some minor creases. Back cover has two small gouges and a big red marker check mark.
Taps for Private Tussie is almost like a prequil to the Beverly Hillbillies. When private tusse is killed in world war one his family recieves his several thousand dollar insurance money.
They, along with relatives, move from the Kentucky hills to a mansion in town, let the hi-jinx begin!Brand: Stuart, Jesse Foundation, The. Complete summary of Jesse Stuart's Taps for Private Tussie.
eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Taps for Private Tussie. Man with the Pull-tongued Plow appeared in the Fall of — and I still remember the sense of discovery of a new talent — the sense of here was a man with something to say, — ""robust, lusty, vigorous, effortless — the expression of the natural rhythms of land and sky and water and seasons — and people.
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out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats /5(7). Jesse Stuart's book "Taps for Private Tussie" is a triumph of American vernacular literature that belongs on the shelf alongside the works of Mark Twain and William Faulkner. Indeed, the portrait of the Tussie family is on a par with Faulkner's exploration of the Snopes family in his fiction/5(12).
Taps for Private Tussie. Winner of the Thomas Jefferson Southern Award for literature. 'Taps' sold over one million copies and became one of Stuart's best known works. Stuart's writing style has been criticized as simplistic but he was able to bring his characters to life in /5(3).
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