More True Tales of Old-Time Kansas

By: Dary, David

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0700603298 Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author. Clean text, minor wear to bottom of rear cover, tight binding, author's signature and inscription on half-title page Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 278 p. The inscription as follows: "For Bill Gulick-Here's the second volume of true Kansas tales-See p.223 for an old photo of the grandmother & mother-Like you my roots are in Kansas-With all best wishes David Dory Walla Walla Aug. 17, 2002" Bill Gulick, a University of Oklahoma graduate, began his career writing for the Saturday Evening Post with a story about the Oregon Trail. He later went on to turn the story into the novel, Hallelujah Trail. The story was picked up by Hollywood along with two more of his stories, Bend of the River and Road to Denver. After nine months in Greenwich Village ( 43-44), he married Jeanne Abbot and began writing for Liberty, Colliers, and Esquire along with The Saturday Evening Post. It was shortly after the success of Bend of the River that Jeanne and Bill moved to Walla Walla, WA, where Bill still lives, though Jeanne passed on in 2001. After 64 years as a writer, Bill has 35 books to his credit; 28 of which are novels. Almost the entirety of his work encompasses the Northwest. He is a close friend of David Cosby, owner of Earthlight Books, who has inherited a large amount of his personal library and made it available online.

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"Rollicking, adventurous, touching" is how American West magazine described David Dary's first colle

Title: More True Tales of Old-Time Kansas

Author Name: Dary, David

Categories: Western Americana,

Publisher: University Press of Kansas: 1987

ISBN Number: 0700603298

ISBN Number 13: 9780700603299


Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: ALIBRIS.0001847