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  • ISBN: 9780764336533
  • ISBN: 0764336533
  • Physical Description: print
    xxv, 452 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 17 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Pocket Books, 2002.

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Summary, etc.: Originally published in 1902, Owen Wister's The Virginian pre-dates the classic novels of Zane Grey and Max Brand and is considered by many to be the original Western. Dedicated to Wister's friend and fellow outdoorsman Theodore Roosevelt, this timeless tale almost single-handedly established the cowboy archetype in literature. A quiet, noble foreman of a Wyoming cattle ranch in the 1870s, the Virginian falls for pretty schoolteacher Molly Wood. But when a rival suitor challenges his honor, the Virginian struggles to make his beloved Molly understand the harsh justice of the West.
Subject: Cattle stealing -- Fiction
Cowboys -- Fiction
Vigilantes -- Fiction
Western stories
Wyoming -- Fiction

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