Pardners (Short Story Index Reprint Series) download epub
by Rex Beach
Series: Short Story Index Reprint Series. Hardcover: 352 pages.
Series: Short Story Index Reprint Series. Publisher: Ayer Co Pub (June 1, 1970).
A collection of short stories. The narrator of the story, Bill Joyce a big, rough bruiser. Mr. William Hyde was discharged from Deer Lodge Penitentiary a changed man. Bill unfolds a drama that involves a young man’s wife back home and how he reunites the man and wife in wedded bliss. Bill also recalls a time prospecting with a different partner, called Kink, in Arizona who happens to shoot and kill an Indian. Another story of the collection involves a bunch of five Texas boys who travel to Indian Territory for a horse race. Their scheme is to get the Indians to match their money in a big wager and then take off with the pot before the race is over. Hardcover: 253 pages. Publisher: Ayer Co Pub (December 1, 1977). ISBN-13: 978-0836941593. Product Dimensions: . x . inches. Back to top. Get to Know Us. Careers.
Most all the old quotations need fixing," said Joyce in tonesforbidding dispute. For instance, the guy that alluded to in heaven certainly got off on the wrong foot. He meantpardnerships. The same works ain't got capacity for both, no more'nyou can build a split-second stop-watch in a stone quarry. No, sir!A true pardnership is the sanctifiedest relation that grows, is, andhas its beans, while any two folks of opposite sect can marry and pegthe game out some way. Of course, all pardnerships ain't divine. An entertaining collection of classic western short stories by Rex Beach. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading. The other stories are Rope's End, Inocencio, The Wag-Lady, "Man Propose"-The Story of man who wanted to die, Told in the Storm, The Weight of Obligation, The Stampede, When the Mail Came in, McGill and The Brand.
Rex Beach Cabin, Rampart, Alaska. Pardners (1905) (10 short stories). His adventure novels, influenced by Jack London, were immensely popular throughout the early 1900s. Beach was lionized as the "Victor Hugo of the North," but others found his novels formulaic and predictable. The story line includes a love interest as the protagonist is forced to choose between his fiance, a spoiled banker's daughter, and an earnest roadhouse operator, a woman of "questionable virtue.
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Rex Beach (1877-1949) was an American novelist and playwright. Beach was born to a prominent family and pursued a career as a lawyer before being drawn to Alaska at the time of the Klondike Gold Rush. After five years of unsuccessful prospecting, he turned to writing. His first novel, The Spoilers (1906) was based on a true story of corrupt government officials stealing gold mines from prospectors, which he witnessed. The Spoilers became one of the best selling novels of 1906. His adventure novels were immensely popular throughout the early 1900s.
Tennessee's Partner (short story). Tennessee's Partner is a short story by Bret Harte, first published in the Overland Monthly in 1869, which has been described as "one of the earliest 'buddy' stories in American fiction. It was later loosely adapted into four films. The story is set in Sandy Bar, an Old West town, and focuses on two men, nicknamed "Tennessee" and "Tennessee's Partner. While Tennessee is a reckless gambler, his partner is humorless and practical.