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Wallace Stegner

Wallace Stegner (1909-1993) was the author of, among other novels, Remembering Laughter, 1937; The Big Rock Candy Mountain, 1943; Joe Hill, 1950; All the Little Live Things, 1967 (Commonwealth Club Gold Medal); A Shooting Star, 1961; Angle of Repose, 1971 (Pulitzer Prize); The Spectator Bird, 1976 (National Book Award, 1977); Recapitulation, 1979; and Crossing to Safety, 1987. His nonfiction includes Beyond the Hundredth Meridian, 1954; Wolf Willow, 1963; The Sound of Mountain Water (essays), 1969; The Uneasy Chair: A Biography of Bernard DeVoto, 1974; and Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs: Living and Writing in the West (1992). Three...

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Angle of Repose
Written by Wallace Stegner
Vintage | Trade Paperback | November 4, 2014
$16.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-87276-5 (1-101-87276-4)

 An American masterpiece and iconic novel of the West—a deeply moving narrative of one family and the traditions of our national past.

Lyman Ward is a retired professor of history, recently confined to a wheelchair by a crippling bone disease and dependant on others for his every need.  Amid the chaos of...

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The Ox-Bow Incident
Written by Walter Van Tilburg Clark, Introduction by Wallace Stegner
Modern Library | Paperback | April 2004
$6.95/7.95(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7258-0 (0-8129-7258-9)

Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally... Read more






Crossing to Safety
Written by Wallace Stegner, Afterword by T.H. Watkins, Introduction by Terry Tempest Williams
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | April 2002
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75931-4 (0-375-75931-X)

Introduction by Terry Tempest Williams
Afterword by T. H. Watkins
 
Called a “magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom” by Howard Frank Mosher in The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished... Read more






Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs
Written by Wallace Stegner, Afterword by T.H. Watkins
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | April 2002
$15.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75932-1 (0-375-75932-8)

Nominated for a National Book Critics Circle award, Where the Bluebird Sings to the Lemonade Springs gathers together Wallace Stegner’s most important and memorable writings on the American West: its landscapes, diverse history, and shifting identity; its beauty, fragility, and power. With subjects ranging from the writer’s own “migrant childhood” to... Read more






The Ox-Bow Incident
Written by Walter Van Tilburg Clark, Introduction by Wallace Stegner
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | March 2001
$10.95/16.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-75702-0 (0-375-75702-3)

Set in 1885, The Ox-Bow Incident is a searing and realistic portrait of frontier life and mob violence in the American West. First published in 1940, it focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned. The result is an emotionally... Read more






Great American Short Stories
Edited by Wallace Stegner and Mary Stegner
Dell | Paperback | October 1985
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-440-33060-8 (0-440-33060-2)

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