The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains
A Paperback edition by Owen Wister in English (Mar 26, 2009)
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Short Description: The Virginian (1902) is Owen Wister's classic popular romance, and the most significant shaping influence on the Western genre. This edition includes Wister's neglected essay,The... Read more
The Virginian (1902) is Owen Wister's classic popular romance, and the most significant shaping influence on the Western genre. This edition includes Wister's neglected essay,The Evolution of the Cow-Puncher (1895) and an introduction highlighting the social, gender, and political implications of Wister's mythic West in the context of its actual economic history and Wister's patrician career.
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The Virginian Paperback edition by Owen Wister
- Owen Wister
- Edited by
- Robert Shulman
- Oxford World's Classics
- Oxford University Press
- Publication date
- Mar 26, 2009
- Product dimensions
- 131 x 196 x 18mm