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Dolly & Zane Grey : letters from a marriage

Author: Zane Grey; Lina Elise Grey; Candace C Kant
Publisher: Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2008.
Series: Western literature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: Much has been written about Zane Grey but little is known about his wife, Dolly, or their marriage. With three children, houses, yachts, fabulous wealth, and a long lasting marriage, they appear to be a conventional couple, but the reality of their personal life is startlingly different from the public facade. Zane Grey became the name for a huge enterprise based on his writing, which included  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.
Dolly & Zane Grey.
Reno : University of Nevada Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)607443680
Named Person: Zane Grey; Zane Grey; Zane Grey; Lina Elise Grey
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Zane Grey; Lina Elise Grey; Candace C Kant
ISBN: 9780874177497 0874177499
OCLC Number: 173749193
Description: xv, 437 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: List of illustrations --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Part 1: 1900-1912: Lackawaxen --
1: 1900-1904: Brown-eyed rose and the black-eyed devil --
2: 1905-1906: Eternal feminine --
3: 1907-1910: Hermits of Cottage Point --
4: 1910-1912: Marriage is for children --
Part 2: 1913-1918: Middletown --
5: 1913-1915: Great bitterness --
6: 1916: Tempests and storms --
7: 1917: Hyena lying in ambush --
8: 1918: Your only, wife --
Part 3: 1919-1925: California --
9: 1919-1920: Penelope has taken a wandering streak --
10: 1921-1923: Froth of enthusiasm --
11: 1924-1925: Female of the species --
Part 4: 1926-1939: South Seas --
12: 1926-1927: To know all is to forgive all --
13: 1928-1929: Dear old comrade of the years --
14: 1930-1932: I love you till it chokes me --
15: 1932-1935: Give us this day our daily bread, o paramount! --
16: 1935-1937: You, who make home --
17: 1937-1939: I never before loved you so well --
Epilogue: 1939-1957 --
Notes --
Further reading --
Sources --
Index.
Series Title: Western literature series.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Dolly and Zane Grey
Responsibility: edited and with commentary by Candace C. Kant.
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Popular western writer Zane Grey was a literary celebrity during his lifetime. But he did not create this enterprise alone. His wife, Dolly, guided and managed Grey's career. Their letters reveal the  Read more...

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