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Shadow Mountain By Dane Coolidge,

  • Title: Shadow Mountain
  • Author: Dane Coolidge
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  • Page: 250
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  • Two of American western author Dane Collidge s best selling books from a century ago are bound together in this Kindle edition Shadow Mountain and Rimrock Jones Shadow Mountain Under the rim of Shadow Mountain, embraced like a pearl of great price by the curve of Bonanza Point and the mined out slope of Gold Hill, the deserted city of Keno lay brooding There were old m Two of American western author Dane Collidge s best selling books from a century ago are bound together in this Kindle edition Shadow Mountain and Rimrock Jones Shadow Mountain Under the rim of Shadow Mountain, embraced like a pearl of great price by the curve of Bonanza Point and the mined out slope of Gold Hill, the deserted city of Keno lay brooding There were old men and cripples, left stranded by the exodus and gold prospectors who had moved into the vacant houses along with the other desert rats But out on the gallery of the old Huff mansion there was a flutter of activity Virginia, daughter of the old paymaster, was now a waiter, and Wiley Homan had decided to come back into town to see her Virginia had always been convinced that Wiley s father had robbed her father Now here Willy was, sitting in front of her with a massive gold ring on his hands, asking whether they could be friends But that wasn t all he wanted Wiley Homan had a business proposal Rimrock Jones 1917 Set in the deserts of southern Arizona, American author Dane Coolidge tells a story of high finance, greed and mining law The main character is a hard drinking, gun toting miner struggling to own a multi million dollar copper mine An attractive typist named Mary Fortune holds a one percent share of the mine, but it may well be enough for her to control the fortune and all of the men around her Rimrock Jones was made into a Hollywood film in 1918 with matinee idol Wallace Reid About The Author American western writer Dane Coolidge 1873 1940 was born in Natick, Massachusetts His family moved to California in 1877 and he grew up on an orange farm at Riverside He graduated from Stanford University and studied at Harvard in 1898 99 Coolidge became a western wildlife photographer specializing in desert animals and spent much of his time in mining towns, on Indian reservations and with Texas Rangers on the Rio Grande He wrote about forty novels of Western life and was considered an expert on Indian and cowboy lore His Texas novels include The Texican 1911 , The Law West of the Pecos 1924 , Lorenzo the Magnificent The Riders from Texas 1925 , Jess Roundtree, Texas Ranger 1933 , and Ranger Two Rifles 1937 His nonfiction books, many illustrated with his photographs, included Fighting Men of the West 1932 , Texas Cowboys 1937 , Death Valley Prospectors 1937 , Arizona Cowboys 1938 , Old California Cowboys 1939 , The Navajo Indian 1930 , Navajo Rugs 1933 , and The Last of the Seris 1939 Other Books By The Same Author Bat Wing Bowles 1913 Dixie Lee, of Chula Vista, Arizona was leaving New York by rail when a gentleman came up from behind, greeted her warmly and introduced himself by the name of Bowles He was one of those trim and proper creatures that seemed to haunt Wordsworth societies and culture areas known only to the cognoscente and stern eyed Eastern aunts He seemed to personify all those qualities of breeding and education which a long winter of compulsory finishing had taught her to despise And yet, she remembered him from a society party and she knew very well that Bowles wasn t his real name More than that, she feared they were both going west and three days of highbrow conversation would just about finish her off she must be stern, very stern, if she would avert the impending disaster Hidden Water 1910 Two marriageable females arrive on a remote ranch and the cowboys are competing for their attention, some with a foolish grin, some downcast and reserved, some swaggering in the natural pride of the lady s man.
    Shadow Mountain Two of American western author Dane Collidge s best selling books from a century ago are bound together in this Kindle edition Shadow Mountain and Rimrock Jones Shadow Mountain Under the rim of Shadow

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    1. I was looking forward to this book I really enjoyed Coolidge s The Desert Trail, and when it came time to pick an author for my March Literary Birthday Challenge, I decided Shadow Mountain would be a nice choice, mainly because years ago when I lived in El Paso, Texas, I worked at a store on Shadow Mountain Drive Well, that is as good a reason as any, right But whether it was Carnaval, or the latest in law visit, or April the giraffe when is she going to have that baby or the book itself, I coul [...]

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