They Had Stores...We Had Chores: A Town-Country Lexicon

They Had Stores...We Had Chores: A Town-Country Lexicon

by Janet Letnes Martin, Suzann J. Nelson
     
 

This book is dedicated to anyone who knew what the phrase Shut your barn door, or the cows will get out. really meant. Comparing and contrasting town and country life will even get a Norwegian bachelor farmer chuckling. They had welcome mats by their doors, we had manure scrappers. They had goldfish in a bowl, we had suckers in the stock tank.See more details below

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This book is dedicated to anyone who knew what the phrase Shut your barn door, or the cows will get out. really meant. Comparing and contrasting town and country life will even get a Norwegian bachelor farmer chuckling. They had welcome mats by their doors, we had manure scrappers. They had goldfish in a bowl, we had suckers in the stock tank.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780961343774
Publisher:
Redbird Productions
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Pages:
260
Sales rank:
1,427,950
Product dimensions:
6.58(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.55(d)

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