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The Hanging Tree

£8.99

Product description

The stories in this book consolidate Dorothy M. Johnson's reputation for authenticity and artistic integrity.

The title story, The Hanging Tree, is based on a true episode in Montana's gold-mining past. Three amazing characters meet: the cynical Doc Frail; the boy robber named Rune, whom Doc saves and enslaves; and Elizabeth, the young easterner who survives an Indian assault and comes under the care of Doc and Rune. In the gold-mining camp of Skull Creek Elizabeth becomes the mysterious Lucky Lady. A vigorous, psychological western, The Hanging Tree was made into a movie starring Gary Cooper.

Lost Sistero is based on the recapture of Cynthia Ann Parker, a white woman abducted by the Comanche Indians. The Man Who Knew the Buckskin Kido tells of two married people and an outlaw who share a secret. Fully as arresting are, The Last Boast, Journal of Adventure, Woke Up Wicked, The Gift by the Wagon, A Time for Greatness, The Story of Charley and Blanket Squaw.

Condition: Book inside and out is in a fine, as new condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Johnson, Dorothy M.
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0803275846
ISBN-13:
9780803275843
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Title:
The Hanging Tree

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About this item

The stories in this book consolidate Dorothy M. Johnson's reputation for authenticity and artistic integrity.

The title story, The Hanging Tree, is based on a true episode in Montana's gold-mining past. Three amazing characters meet: the cynical Doc Frail; the boy robber named Rune, whom Doc saves and enslaves; and Elizabeth, the young easterner who survives an Indian assault and comes under the care of Doc and Rune. In the gold-mining camp of Skull Creek Elizabeth becomes the mysterious Lucky Lady. A vigorous, psychological western, The Hanging Tree was made into a movie starring Gary Cooper.

Lost Sistero is based on the recapture of Cynthia Ann Parker, a white woman abducted by the Comanche Indians. The Man Who Knew the Buckskin Kido tells of two married people and an outlaw who share a secret. Fully as arresting are, The Last Boast, Journal of Adventure, Woke Up Wicked, The Gift by the Wagon, A Time for Greatness, The Story of Charley and Blanket Squaw.

Condition: Book inside and out is in a fine, as new condition.

Author(s):
Johnson, Dorothy M.
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0803275846
ISBN-13:
9780803275843
Number of pages:
272
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
Title:
The Hanging Tree

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