NEW WRITERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE. An Anthology of Contemporary Western Writers.

New York: Penguin, 1992. First edition. Paperback. Unrevised and unpublished proof copy. Here, Martin introduces the best of the young 'Western Writers" those whose work has reflected the region, its people, and their concerns, while at the same time transcending the West's rugged geography and offering stories of substance and real impact to readers in the country at large. Writers include; William Kittredge, Gretel Ehrlich, Deidre McNamer, Rudolfo A. Anaya, N. Scott Momaday, James Welch, Pam Houston, Charles Bowden, Ivan Doig, Thomas McGuane, Lisa Sandlin, Barbara Kingsolver, Linda Hogan, Robert Mayer, Gary Paul Nabhan, Denise Chavez, Tim Sandlin, Ron Carlson, Joanne Greenberg, Russell Martin, Terry Tempest Williams, David Quammen, and David Long. Includes notes on the contributors and acknowledgments. 370 pages. Front cover has the publication date written in along with the retail price. A very good plus to near fine copy perfect bound in orange printed wrappers with black printing to spine and front cover. Item #14457
ISBN: 0140169407

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