Odd religious sects and strange "isms" were to be found in the back-country.
As to the back-country settlements, the House of Burgesses should have provided for them.
"Oh, they are only back-country folk," said Lambert, rather impatiently.
She had said she was going away, and she did not like going away from the back-country.
There is a story of a clergyman coming to a back-country station in Australia during the agony of a great drought.
They were marched into the palms, and the back-country swallowed them up—all the crew of the Haliotis.
Eight months in the back-country among the leeches, at a temperature of 84 degrees moist, is very bad for the nerves.
She had been a fossil in a back-country place all her life, and of course they felt she did not know.
He rode day after day across those barren wastes of back-country, and spared no effort to find some sign of the missing man.
The tall young man was accounted handsome in a crude, back-country way and fancied himself the devil of a fellow with the ladies.