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The Resource Riders of the purple sage, Zane Grey ; edited with an introduction and notes by Lee Clark Mitchell

Riders of the purple sage, Zane Grey ; edited with an introduction and notes by Lee Clark Mitchell

Label
Riders of the purple sage
Title
Riders of the purple sage
Statement of responsibility
Zane Grey ; edited with an introduction and notes by Lee Clark Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ẁith searching eyes he studied the beautiful purple, barren waste of sage. Here was the unknown and the perilous.'The novel that set the pattern for the modern Western, Riders of the Purple Sage was first published in 1912, immediately selling over a million copies. In the remote border country of South Utah, a man is about to be whipped by the Mormons in order to pressure Jane Withersteen into marrying against her will. The punishment is halted by the arrival of the hero, Lassiter, a gunman in black leather, who routs the persecutors and then gradually recounts his own history of an endless
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1872-1939
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grey, Zane
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3513.R6545
LC item number
R5 1998eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mitchell, Lee Clark
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women ranchers
  • Mormon women
  • Polygamy
  • Utah
  • FICTION
  • Mormon women
  • Polygamy
  • Women ranchers
  • Utah
Label
Riders of the purple sage, Zane Grey ; edited with an introduction and notes by Lee Clark Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxxvi)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Note on the text -- Select bibliography -- A chronology of Zane Grey -- Riders of the Purple Sage -- Explanatory notes
Control code
47010286
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585353708
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010286
Label
Riders of the purple sage, Zane Grey ; edited with an introduction and notes by Lee Clark Mitchell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xxxvi)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Note on the text -- Select bibliography -- A chronology of Zane Grey -- Riders of the Purple Sage -- Explanatory notes
Control code
47010286
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxviii, 265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585353708
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47010286

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