The Collected Short Stories of Louis L'Amour

The Collected Short Stories of Louis L'Amour

Volume 1, The Frontier Stories

Book - 2003
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With more than 120 titles still in print, Louis L'Amour is recognized the world over as one of the most prolific and popular American authors in history. Though he met with phenomenal success in every genre he tried, the form that put him on the map was the short story. Now this great writer—The Wall Street Journal recently compared with Jack London and Robert Louis Stevenson—will receive his due as a great storyteller. This volume kicks off a series that will, when complete, anthologize all of L'Amour’s short fiction, volume by handsome volume.

Here, in Volume One, is a treasure-trove of 35 frontier tales for his millions of fans and for those who have yet to discover L'Amour’s thrilling prose—and his vital role in capturing the spirit of the Old West for generations to come.

Baker & Taylor
The first volume in a series of anthologies that will present the complete collection of short fiction by the popular novelist features his action-packed tales of danger, hardship, and adventure in the Old West.

& Taylor

Presents a collection of tales of danger, hardship, and adventure in the Old West.

Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2003
ISBN: 9780553803570
Branch Call Number: FICTION LAMOUR
Characteristics: vi, 424 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Frontier stories


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Feb 25, 2016

A great way to get a taste of Louis L'Amour's writing with short stories including some that are also full novels. Historical depiction of the frontier west that will have you envisioning what it was like for the men and women who conquered the brutal conditions. He also ensures he portrays the native aboriginals accurately with respect for the brave and noble people they were unlike the hollywood portrayal of cowboys and indians that had them being the evil enemy. Clear concise easy reading


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Feb 25, 2016

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