"Bonanza Land."

By: David Lavender (1910-2003).

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In: Growing Up Western. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. Oblong 8vo. 8 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches. Pages 63-99. Entire volume: (xii), (222) pp. 7 chapters including this one by David Lavender, frontispiece, black-and-white photographs throughout; text clean, unmarked. Silver-titled black cloth spine, black-titled olive paper over boards, dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, dust jacket toned. A Fine copy in a Very Good dust jacket. Lavender established himself as one of the most well-respected and prolific writers on the history of the American West. In this memoir, he describes his childhood in Telluride, Colorado, still a booming gold-and-silver mine at the time. Also included in this volume are memoirs by six other celebrated Western writers: Dee Brown, A. B. Guthrie, Jr., Wright Morris, Clyde Rice, Wallace Stegner, and Frank Waters, with portraits of each of the seven authors. With a Foreword by Larry McMurtry.

Title: "Bonanza Land."

Author Name: David Lavender (1910-2003).

Categories: California Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf,: 1990

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: GY815-167

Keywords: Bonanza Land, Growing Up Western, Clarus Backes, Memoir, Literature, David Lavender