The kindle edition that I read was full of misspellings but it was a free book so I can't complain. To see the principles of forestry and environmental protection promoted in a western romance first published in 1910 is an education of both how far our cu The Young Forester is one of the most simply constructed plots that I've read of Zane Grey's western romance novels. Light of the Western Stars 1914 7. The dustjacket supports this since some of the other Musson titles listed on the rear panel are for books first published in 1922. So Ken gets his go ahead on the condition that Ken comes back and continues his studies in the autumn.
The Young Forester reads like exciting, fantastic conservation propaganda for teen boys. He died in 1939 in California. Our philosophy has been guided by a desire to provide the reader with a book that is as close as possible to ownership of the original work. Nonetheless, anyone who spends any time day-dreaming about spending time in the wilderness will relate to the protagonist, and the frequent exultation of natural beauty is eas The Young Forester reads like exciting, fantastic conservation propaganda for teen boys. In The Young Forester Zane Grey discusses what it meant to be a U. Societally-acceptable racism aside, it's a quick and engaging, if moderately insulting, read for, among other things, the suspension of disbelief required at frequent intervals, mostly corresponding to the practically metaphysical knowledge of forestry and government regulations that escapes our teen-aged hero's lips during long rides in the saddle in-between plot twists.
I read this in my spare time over a weekend. Ward overhears Bluell revealing his thoughts about Ken. And yet, it's an entertaining romp in the finest pulp tradition. Someone as fresh from the East as Ken is in for a lot of trickery but not all are out to get him. True to its genre, the novel is highly action-oriented and simplistic, but was a fun diversion from reality and break from my usual non-fiction reading. Dick Leslie seems to have changed quite a bit.
The Desert of Wheat 1919 12. Very good clean copy with vivid front board. Mylar-covered tan dustjacket is lightly soiled with tears to lower spine and flap folds. Grey could dash out these pulp westerns. Author of 86 books, he is today considered the father of the Western genre.
This was my first Zane Grey book and I will be reading more of his after this. It propelled a career writing popular novels about manifest destiny and the aconquest of the Wild West. Our rivers depend upon the forests for water. The hero is an aspiring young forester promoting sustainable forestry practices which are still not often followed today and who plays a role in stopping an illegal logging operation in the West. Anyone who has read a few of the classics novels will recognize that this is, by no means, great literature. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public.
Anyone who has read a few of the classics novels will recognize that this is, by no means, great literature. It propelled a career writing popular novels about manifest destiny and the aconquest of the Wild West. He became one of the first millionaire authors. It propelled a career writing popular nove Pearl Zane Grey 1872-1939 was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and pulp fiction that presented an idealized image of the rugged Old West. Mounting Hal, I rode down the forest to the point where I had seen the men, and there came upon a trail. Zane Grey 1872-1939 was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and pulp fiction that presented an idealized image of the rugged Old West. He died in 1939 in California.
Ken manages to settle for the night in a hotel and right away sees that people are a lot tougher than he is. Vintage book cover art print. If you read it you will see words like beard instead of heard. Howdy Doody Meets the Forest Service, December 15, 2010 This review is from: The Young Forester Kindle Edition Oh, my, how the prolific Mr. Come to think of it, does anybody know if Mr. This forest will burn like tinder. We hope that you will enjoy this wonderful classic work, and that for you it becomes an enriching experience.
True to its genre, the novel is highly action-oriented and simplistic, but was a fun Just to change things up a bit I read this 100 year old book original edition! Mexican type on the spine. Printed from the sheets of the American edition. His books were later turned into Hollywood movies and he eventually moved to California to be closer to his work in the film industry. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Grey originally wrote these little novelas as radio plays? That at least bodes well, coming from a guy who usually takes about a year to finish one of a dozen books in the 'to-read' pile. My brother Hal and I were camping a few days on the Susquehanna River, and we had divided the time between fishing and tramping. He became especially interested in the West in 1907, after joining a friend on an expedition to trap mountain lions in Arizona.
Very Good in a Good dust jacket. To The Last Man 1921 15. About this Item: Musson, Toronto, 1923. It propelled a career writing popular novels about manifest destiny and the aconquest of the Wild West. Book Description Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2018. I thoroughly enjoy reading Zane Grey's stories as he has the knack of sucking you right into the action.
Previous owner's name in the ''belong to'' box. Over the years his habit was to spend part of the year travelling and living an adventurous life and the rest of the year using his adventures as the basis for the stories in his writings. Light green cloth with brown and silver impressing. Pearl Zane Grey 1872-1939 was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and pulp fiction that presented an idealized image of the rugged Old West. Our camp was on the edge of a forest some eight miles from Harrisburg. Then Ken arrives at a mining operation in the hills that is run by Bluell. Cloth at the spine slightly rubbed.