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The Virginian: a horseman of the Plains

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080329736
9781490611464
9781570984167
9780451528322
9781101661598
9781570984150
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Grouping Title virginian a horseman of the plains
Grouping Author wister owen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-13 23:59:58PM
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display_description Owen Wister's powerful story of the silent stranger who rides into the uncivilized West and defeats the forces of evil embodies one of the most enduring themes in American mythology.
Set in the vast Wyoming territory, The Virginian (1902) captures both the grandeur and the loneliness of the frontier experience, brilliantly evoking the tension between the romantic freedom of the great, untamed landscape and mankind's deep-seated desire for community and social order. Wister brings to life the honesty and rough justice that ruled the range and the civilizing influence of determined women in frontier settlements that imposed a sense of society on an unruly population.
For Wister, the West tested a man's true worth. His hero-influenced by those of Sir Walter Scott and James Fenimore Cooper-is a man who lives by the classic code of chivalry, ruled by quiet courage and a deeply felt sense of honor.
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publishDate 1988, 1992, 2002, 2014
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subject_facet Cattle stealing -- Fiction, Cowboys -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, Vigilantes -- Fiction, Western stories, Wyoming -- Fiction
title_display The Virginian : a horseman of the plains
title_full The Virginian : a horseman of the Plains / by Owen Wister ; illustrated by Thom Ross, 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, The Virginian A Horseman of the Plains, The Virginian [electronic resource] : a horseman of the Plains / Owen Wister
title_short The Virginian :
title_sub a horseman of the Plains
topic_facet Cattle stealing, Classic Literature, Cowboys, Fiction, Literature, Vigilantes, Western, Western stories