The Arbor House Treasury of Great Western Stories




compiled by Bill Pronzini and Martin H. Greenberg. Arbor House (Reader’s Digest Edition), New York. 1989. Hardcover in dust jacket. 455 pages. (6½ X 9½). Introduction by John Jakes. This is one of the many classic collections from Pronzini and Greenberg in the field of Westerns. The first section covers writers like Bret Harte, Owen Wister, Zane Grey, and Rex Beach. The second section introduces Louis L’Amour, Jack Schaefer, Elmore Leonard, Bill Pronzini, Clay Fisher, and others. This title has been reissued several times, especially under the title of Great Tales of the West.



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