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quirt and the spur

vanishing shadows of the Texas frontier

by Edgar Rye

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Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction.,
    • Texas -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdgar Rye ; new foreword by Ty Cashion ; new afterword by Charles E. Linck Jr.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesDouble mountain books--classic reissues of the American West
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3535.Y45 Q57 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 372 p. :
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6794441M
      ISBN 100896724417
      LC Control Number00062933

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The Quirt And The Spur: Vanishing Shadows Of The Texas Frontier Hardcover – Septem /5(3). Former Albany journalist Edgar Rye in wrote a biographical retrospective, The Quirt and the Spur.

Originally from Kentucky, Rye, was newspaper editor, justice of the peace, and county attorney in Shackelford County, Texas.

Rye was thought to have been a member of a vigilance committee.5/5(3). The Quirt And The Spur: Vanishing Shadows Of The Texas Frontier [Edgar Rye] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks5/5(3).

Informer frontier judge and editor Edgar Rye introduced The Quirt and the Spur: Vanishing Shadows of the Texas Frontier to a reading public hungry for stories of this vanishing world. Drawing upon his experiences during the frontier’s heyday, Rye focused on the area around old Fort Griffin during the s, a time and place that was fast fading from : Edgar Rye.

Comment: BU6 - An ex-library facsimile reproduction hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some bumped corners, scattered rubbing, chipping and stains, tanning and light shelf wear with quirt and the spur book dust jacket.

A Facsimile Reproduction of the First Edition. Introduction by James M. Day. "x", pages.5/5(3). The quirt and the spur; vanishing shadows of the Texas frontier [Edgar Rye] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages5/5(3).

Nevertheless, in ""The Quirt and the Spur"" Rye successfully grasped at those vanishing shadows of the frontier past and set them down for posterity.

Over the years, historians and writers have drawn upon the mythical Fort Griffin in their own works, and today Ryes opus is a 5/5(1).

Edgar Rye is the author of The Quirt and Spur ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews), Colleen, the mountain maid ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, /5(5).

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[Edgar Rye; W.B. Conkey Company,]. Get this from a library. The quirt and the spur: vanishing shadows of the Texas frontier. [Edgar Rye] -- Stories of frontier and pioneer life in Texas. High Plains Temptress (Spur, #1), Arizona Fancy Lady (Spur, #2), Cathouse Kitten (Spur, #2), St.

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