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"Loyall Virginian".

George Finkel

"Loyall Virginian".

by George Finkel

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Published by Angus & Robertson in Sydney, London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination189p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19844331M

This Study Guide consists of approximately 7 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Virginian. In response to advance criticism which charged that the novel was "episodic and fragmentary," Wister was prompted. The Virginian Summary. In response to advance criticism which charged that the novel was "episodic and fragmentary," Wister was prompted to change The Virginian's subtitle from A Tale of Sundry Adventures to A Horseman of the Plains.

The characters in The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains can generally be classified as either Eastern or Western, with a tendency on Wister's part to combine the contradictory values of each. SA Elgin. Eckert, Colorado. Breed: Australian Cattle Dog, Airedale Group: Companion Product: Our two working ranch dogs had been fed Loyall Lamb and Rice for most of their lives. Last fall we ran into a promotional sale with a top end competitor's product that appeared to be similar to Loyall- .

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The Virginian. By: Owen Wister () As it now stands, the title will scarce lead to such interpretation; yet none the less is this book historical quite as much so as any colonial romance. Indeed, when you look at the root of the matter, it is a colonial romance.

For Wyoming between and was a colony as wild as was Virginia 5/5(1). The Virginian (otherwise titled The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains) is a novel by the American author Owen Wister (), set in describes the life of a cowboy on a cattle ranch and is Loyall Virginian. book the first true fictional western ever written, aside from short stories and pulp dime novels, though modern scholars debate : Owen Wister, ().

Get this from a library. The 'Loyall Virginian.'. [George Finkel] -- A Virginian colonist sails to Loyall Virginian. book on a trading mission and becomes involved in King Charles' War of I loved this book. It hit the right notes at the right time for me, a perfect blend of nostalgia, humor, love and laughter.

It felt like Louis L'Amour but better than a lot of his stuff. Likes: Well, the Virginian is the coolest character ever:) And I love the narrator, and feisty Molly, and Shorty and Steve and all the rest/5().

This novel, The Virginian, the first real western book published, inbegan the genre, as a popular art form in America, the wild cowboy and the schoolmarm, cattle rustling, the lynchings, Indian attacks, an explosive card game, the deadly shoot out between the good guy, and the villain in the streets of a little, isolated, dusty town in the lawless, mostly empty, Wyoming territory of /5.

It's was a excellent change of pace, for me personally. While it is a growing love story between the "Virginian" and the school teacher Molly Stark Wood, of Bennington, Vermont, there is also the day to day life of the cow-boys, working the cattle ranches Loyall Virginian.

book their interaction between themselves and others who they come into contact with/5(17). John Bright-Holmes salutes The Virginian by Owen Wister, the book which fuelled the fantasy of America's wild frontier John Bright-Holmes Fri.

The Virginian is sent by his employer, the owner of the Sunk Creek Ranch, to meet an Eastern guest at Medicine Bow and escort him miles from the town to the ranch. User Review - Flag as inappropriate I first read Owen Wister's "The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains" when I was in junior high school.

I liked it, but felt it was a somewhat idealized version of the period and the lead character., Some years later, though, after I had spent considerable time traveling the West - and much of the world - with a number of former cowhands, I reread the novel 5/5(4).

The Virginian () is Owen Wister's classic popular romance, and a significant shaping influence on cowboy fiction. Its narrator, fresh from the East, encounters in Wyoming cattle country a beautiful, baffling, and sometimes violent land where the handsome figure of the Virginian battles Trampas for supremacy and demonstrates that the "customs of the country" must eventually prevail.

The Virginian (repackaged as The Men from Shiloh in its final year) is an American Western television series starring James Drury, Doug McClure, and Lee J.

Cobb, which aired on NBC from – for a total of episodes. It was a spin-off from a summer series called in color, The Virginian became television's first minute Western series (75 minutes excluding Based on: The Virginian, by Owen Wister. The Virginian, in full The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains, Western novel by Owen Wister, published in Its great popularity contributed to the enshrinement of the American cowboy as an icon of American popular culture and a folk ideal.

A chivalrous and courageous but mysterious cowboy known only as “the Virginian” works as foreman of a cattle ranch in the Wyoming territory during. THE LOYALL VIRGINIAN. By: FINKEL, George: Show me the best price for this book.

an Australian-owned and operated company and the region's leading book search service since Order online or by phone. AUS NZL INT +61 2 Ostensibly a love story, the novel really revolves around a highly mythologized version of the Johnson County War in 's Wyoming The novel takes the side of the large ranchers, and depicts the lynchings as frontier justice, meted out by the protagonist, who is a.

'The Virginian' Teaches the Merit of a Man When Benjamin Percy was a boy, his father handed him a weather-beaten copy of Owen Wister's Western epic.

"Reading this. On SeptemThe Virginian made its primetime broadcast premiere. The novel by Owen Wister had already seen four movie adaptations when Frank Price mentioned the story's series potential to NBC. Filmed in color, The Virginian became television's first minute western series.

Immensely successful, it ran for nine seasons--television's third longest running western. The Virginian, by Owen Wister, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras.

Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics. New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars/5(). The Virginian heard, asking no questions; and left town in an hour, with the scarf and trousers tied in his slicker behind his saddle.

After looking upon the ford again, even though it was dry and not at all the same place, he journeyed in attentively. Loyal Books. 6, likes 6 talking about this. Loyal Books makes the world's public domain audio books available for browsing in a visual and entertaining ers: K. The Virginian was written by Owen Wister and illustrated by Don Irwin.

The book was published by Classic Publishing, Corporation in and is a First Edition as such. It's not an ex-library copy, does not have a dust jacket (none of the books in this great series do), and is in very good + condition. For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.

For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit M4B audio book, part 1 (mb) M4B audio book, part 2 (mb).Loyall Virginian. Finkel, George. Published by White Lion () ISBN X ISBN Used. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned.

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Early edition, originally published in 8vo. Illustrated brown boards with horseman. Frontispiece of photograph of Virginian and period lady. GOOD/no dust jacket. Front scuffed. Corners bumped. Brown faded to off-color on spine. Wear on top and bottom of spine. Front hinge starting to open.