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Under the Man-Fig

Mollie Evelyn Moore Davis

A classic work of Texas fiction from popular poet and historian M.E.M. Davis, Under the Man-Fig was first published in 1895. Part romance, part satire, and part realism, this entertaining novel takes place in the fictional town of Thornham on the Texas Gulf Coast. Under the sprawling branches of the ancient man-fig tree in the town square, all the male gossips of Thornham sit around and spin their colorful yarns-and in so doing, unwittingly weave a folk history of the Old South. This important work resounds with a reading from narrator Sally Darling.

A classic work of Texas fiction from popular poet and historian M.E.M. Davis, Under the Man-Fig was first published in 1895. Part romance, part satire, and part realism, this entertaining novel takes place in the fictional town of Thornham on the Texas Gulf Coast. Under the sprawling branches of the ancient man-fig tree in the town square, all the male gossips of Thornham sit around and spin their colorful yarns-and in so doing, unwittingly weave a folk history of the Old South. This important work resounds with a reading from narrator Sally Darling.
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Genres:

Western

Description:

A classic work of Texas fiction from popular poet and historian M.E.M. Davis, Under the Man-Fig was first published in 1895. Part romance, part satire, and part realism, this entertaining novel takes place in the fictional town of Thornham on the Texas Gulf Coast. Under the sprawling branches of the ancient man-fig tree in the town square, all the male gossips of Thornham sit around and spin their colorful yarns-and in so doing, unwittingly weave a folk history of the Old South. This important work resounds with a reading from narrator Sally Darling.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Sally Darling

Length:

7h 30m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

08:07


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

42:00


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

17:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

26:24


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

34:55


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

24:21


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

34:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:03


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

47:41


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

32:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:08


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

20:46


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:32


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

49:13


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:33


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

29:54


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

12:55