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The Resource The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author

The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author

Label
The wonderful country : a novel
Title
The wonderful country
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Wonderful Country opens as mejicano pistolero Martin Bredi is returning to El Puerto [El Paso] after a fourteen-year absence. He carries a gun for the Chihuahuan warlord Cipriano Castro and is on Castro's business in Texas. While in Texas Brady breaks a leg; he falls in love with a married woman while recuperating; and, finally, to right another wrong, he kills a man. When Brady/Bredi returns to Mexico, the Castros distrust him as an American. He becomes a man without a country
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c1952
Control code
10229725
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780890961858
Lccn
83024133
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Joyce Roach, North of the Rio Bravo, 1992. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)10229725
Label
The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c1952
Control code
10229725
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780890961858
Lccn
83024133
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Joyce Gibson Roach, 2011 (Access. No. 2011-127). Author's inscribed presentation copy for Joyce Roach, North of the Rio Bravo, 1992. With covered dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)10229725

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