The Tall Tales of Davy Crockett

Second Nashville Series of Crockett Almanacs, 1839-1841

  • Author(s): Lofaro, Michael A.
  • Series: Tennesseana Editions
  • Imprint: Univ Tennessee Press
  • Publication Date: 1987-08-31
  • Status: Active
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These never before collected or reprinted tales, were part of the original primary force that created the tall tale Davy Crockett.

The Nashville almanacs significantly contributed to the development of the Davy Crockett myths. Two-thirds of the tales found in this edition have never before been collected or reprinted in any readily accessible form.