8 edition of The riders of the purple sage found in the catalog.
|Series||Dover thrift editions|
|LC Classifications||PS3513.R6545 R5 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 238 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||238|
|LC Control Number||2002067458|
The Riders of the Purple Sage Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by Author: Zane Grey. Over 40 Million Copies Of Zane Grey's Novels Sold The premier chronicler of the American West, legendary storyteller Zane Grey has captivated millions of.
riders of the purple sage Top Authors Search for free books by author name in this elaborate list of authors, poets, playwrights, philosophers and essayists as diverse as Aesop, Shakespeare, Washington Irving, Hans Christian Andersen, Victor Hugo, Tolstoy, Yeats, and Willa Cather. The Riders of the Purple Sage book series by Zane Grey includes books Riders of the Purple Sage, The Rainbow Trail, and Riders of the Purple Sage and The Rainbow Trail. See the complete Riders of the Purple Sage series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.
With a complex plot and engaging with issues of morality, isolation, and religion, this book is more than just the first Western—it is a classic. clean-limbed, blooded racers, and the browsing herds of cattle and the lean, sun-browned riders of the sage. and the green alfalfa fields. Her clear sight intensified the purple sage-slope Author: Zane Grey. First Edition. RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE, Harpers, , first edition, 1/4" closed tear to the head of the spine, some light soiling to covers, else a g/vg copy in a vg Grosset & Dunlap dust-wrapper. Books into film 4 times!!!. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller
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There are hundreds of novels written in the genre of "American Westerns", most of them written in the first half of the 20th century. Riders of the Purple Sage may be the best of the group/5.
Riders Of The Purple Sage is one of my all-time favorite novels. It happens to be a Western although I'm not particularly drawn to this genre.
Zane Grey's story is riveting with a plot that includes love as well as a compelling mystery which comes together and Cited by: 4. Grey has only four main characters, three antagonist and of course hundreds of cattlemen known as Riders of the Purple Sage.
The story is set in Utah in a village named Cottonwoods. Jane Withersteen has inherited her father’s huge ranch. Her father was a devout Mormon who wanted Jane to marry fellow rancher and Mormon Elder, Tull/5(). “Riders of the Purple Sage” was published in It was written by Zane Grey.
The book is of the Western Genre that Zane Grey popularized. The story follows Lassiter, a rider in black. Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, - Adventure stories, American - pages 37 Reviews When Lassiter, a gunman with a reputation, rode into the Mormon village he /5(37).
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Author: Grey, Zane, Title: Riders of the Purple Sage Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and. Written by H D Riders of the Purple Sage is an old Western novel and includes traditional themes of Western novels.
The book starts off with Lassiter, a lonely gunslinger who is feared throughout the entire West. People believe him to be a cruel and murderous man, as we are led to believe at the beginning of the : Zane Grey.
The novel that set the pattern for the modern Western, Riders of the Purple Sage was first published inimmediately selling over a million copies. In the remote border country of South Utah.
Grey's first book was published inand he went on to write more than 50 novels, most of them tales of adventure with a Western setting, including The Last of the Plainsmen (), Riders of the Purple Sage (), The Thundering Herd (), Code /5().
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Free shipping over $Cited by: 4. The book is not as well paced or intense as Riders of the Purple Sage. Shefford is no Lassiter. He too often gets lost in his own dream world and needs others to snap him out of it.
He is more a hero by accident and by the setup by others/5. Classic Westerns by Zane Grey: Riders of the Purple Sage, and The Rainbow Trail by Zane Grey 42 Ratings 8 Reviews published 17 editionsAuthor: Zane Grey. Riders of the Purple Sage is set inin a remote part of Utah.
It opens with the young and lovely Jane Withersteen being victimized and harassed by her Mormon Church elders for associating with Gentiles or Non-Mormons. They are compelling her to marry one of their own sect, though Jane thinks otherwise.5/5(5). Directed by Charles Haid.
With Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, Henry Thomas, Robin Tunney. Jim Lassiter roams from town to town in search for the man who drove his sister to suicide. While riding toward a mountain pass, he sees an heiress, Jane Withersteen, being harassed by thugs and steps in to help.
A religious sect wants Jane to marry their leader, Deacon Tull, so they can gain ownership of her /10(). Zane Grey had the prejudices of his time and the Mormons take quite a hit in "Riders of the Purple Sage." It's well written as are all his novels.
"Lone Star Ranger" may sound familiar to a /5(24). "Riders of the Purple Sage" by Zane Grey. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fict. Wikipedia Book - Riders of the Purple Sage.
M4B audio book, part 1 (mb) M4B audio book, part 2 (mb) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Riders of the Purple Sage. Zane GREY ( - ) The year isand wealthy ranch owner Jane Withersteen is in trouble. She has incurred the displeasure of her Mormon church leaders by.
Riders of the Purple Sage Zane Grey Softcover pp Western Dover Publications, Inc. Dover Thrift Editions condition: very good, with light edgewear, the pages are clean and tight ec - Riders of the Purple Sage isn't a bad book, as such - it's just not very good.
My overriding feeling towards it is that there was a lot of tell but not much show. Everything that happens in the novel seems to happen 'off screen'. The mysterious gunslinger - who is, let's face it, not quite Shane - seems to slope around the place and say more Reviews: Grey has only four main characters, three antagonist and of course hundreds of cattlemen known as Riders of the Purple Sage.
The story is set in Utah in a village named Cottonwoods. Jane Withersteen has inherited her father’s huge ranch.
Her father was a devout Mormon who wanted Jane to marry fellow rancher and Mormon Elder, Tull/5(). About Riders of the Purple Sage Told by a master storyteller who, according to critic Russell Nye, “combined adventure, action, violence, crisis, conflict, sentimentalism, and sex in an extremely shrewd mixture,” Riders of the Purple Sage is a classic of the Western genre.Readers weren’t so harsh—libraries to this day keep copies of his books on their shelves because so many readers want to check them out.
And the book checked out the most is Riders of the Purple Sage. It is set inthe year before Zane’s birth, in Utah Territory. Ulysses S. .Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at