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The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains

by Owen Wister ; with paintings by Frederic Remington ; and drawings by Charles M. Russell ; introduction to the Bison book edition by Thomas McGuane
Format
Book
Published
Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, c1992.
Language
English
ISBN
080329736X (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780803297364 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Summary
Dime novels had featured some rather scrawny horse-bound tenders of cattle, but not until 1902 did the cowboy become a fully realized article of American culture. That year Owen Wister, a native of Philadelphia, published the novel that established the conventions of the western.
Contents
Originally published in 1902 by the Macmillan Company, This Bison Book is a reprint of the 1929 edition that included the art of Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell.
Description
xxii, 434 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
"Bison books"--Spine.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original pictorial paper covers. Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2010/2011.
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