Zane Grey (8)
e-books in Western Fiction category
by H. Bedford-Jones - Doubleday, Page & Co , 1920
Piute Tompkins, sole owner of what used to be the Oasis Saloon but was now the Two Palms House, let the front feet of his chair fall to the porch floor and deftly shot a stream of tobacco juice at an unfortunate lizard basking in the sunny sand ...
by Robert Welles Ritchie - Dodd, Mead and Co. , 1922
Full story of the Lost Mission de los Cuatros Evangelistas: how the baleful spell of its green pearls of the Virgin worked upon the fortunes of the House of O'Donoju and how the last of that house wrought expiation for the sin of a forbear ...
by B.M. Bower - Little, Brown, and Co. , 1914
An American Western Classic. A wonderful portrayal of what it was like to be a small homesteader in the sagebrush west, where little moments of beauty between tough people living a tough life resemble the little valleys of beautiful grass...
by Bertrand W. Sinclair - ManyBooks , 1907
The Canadian border furnishes the scene of this tale of Wild West life--primitive, exhilarating, spiced with dangers. Particularly is it a delineation of the character of the Northwest mounted police, sent by the English government to keep order...
by William MacLeod Raine - ManyBooks , 1910
This is the best of many wonderful stories written by Raine. Every chapter teems with wholesome, stirring adventures, replete with the dashing spirit of the border, told with dramatic dash and absorbing fascination of style and plot.
by B.M. Bower , 1918
If you would test the soul of a friend, take him into the wilderness and rub elbows with him for five months. Either you will hate each other forever afterwards, or you will be close, unquestioning friends to the end of your days...
by Harold Titus - ManyBooks , 1916
A young man gets on the train for as far as the cash in his wallet will take him, the small cowboy town of Colt, Colorado. What follows is a recovery Western in which the young man becomes a ranch hand and arduously gets himself back together.
by Franklin D. Lincoln , 2012
Exciting western adventures of secret agent Jack Clayton and his black stallion Regret as they fight America's worst enemies in the late 1870's, seeking justice for all and forging a nation where all its citizens can be proud to be Americans.
by Stewart Edward White - ManyBooks , 1908
This novel is a rugged adventure from a time when men had to work for a living. The story of a man's fight against a river and of a struggle between honesty and grit on the one side, and dishonesty and shrewdness on the other.
by Chad Cull , 2012
When Jace Carlin's family is killed by drunken marauders, he goes on a quest for vengeance until he settles the score. With his mission complete, he finds no satisfaction. He is alone and haunted by the violence and killing he has left behind him.
by James B. Hendryx - G.P. Putnam's Sons , 1917
Here was action -- life! Primitive man battling against the unbending forces of an iron wilderness. The red blood leaped through the girl's veins as she realized that this life was to be her life -- this wilderness to be her wilderness.
by George W. Ogden - ManyBooks , 1917
A tale of the attempts of the unscrupulous cattlemen to drive the homesteader from their holdings and leave the land free for grazing. Alan leads the homesteaders in their defense and, after many misunderstandings clears his love story as well.
by William Patterson White - ManyBooks , 1922
Spirited story, full of action, which should please readers of western fiction. The hero, who is elected sheriff on the supposition that he is lazy and easy-going, proves an unpleasant surprise to the corrupt ring that had supported him.
by Max Brand - Project Gutenberg , 2004
But the longer she looked the more she saw. The very leanness of Alcatraz made it easier to trace his running-muscles; she estimated, too, the ample girth at the cinches where size means wind. And that's Alcatraz? she murmured.
by Francis Lynde - Charles Scribner's Sons , 1909
Arcadia Park, as the government map-makers have traced it, is a high-lying, enclosed valley in the heart of the middle Rockies, roughly circular in outline, with a curving westward sweep of the great range for one-half of its circumscribing rampart.
by Stewart Edward White - Doubleday, Page & Company , 1913
I decided to join the gold rush to California in the year 1849. It was in the air; and I was then of a romantic and adventurous disposition. The land was infinitely remote; and then, as now, romance increases as the square of the distance.
by C. C. Post - Rhodes & McClure , 1898
The story, romance and adventures of a life on the plains with the varied experiences as cow-boy, stock-owner, etc. A few years ago when even in the middle Western States land was to be had for the taking, a bit of a town preempted a site ...
by James Fenimore Cooper - John W. Lovell , 1899
The classic adventure with the wild rush of action: a brave woodsman and his Mohican friends involved in the battles of the French and Indian War, the abduction of beautiful girls, the ambush of innocent settlers, and the final tragic confrontation.