The Hanging Tree by Dorothy M. Johnson 1st Ed HC DJ 1957 Ballantine Western Short Stories


Title: The Hanging Tree

Author: Dorothy M. Johnson

Description: First Edition. Burgundy cloth boards. Gilt on spine slightly rubbed. Interior is clean and crisp. Dust jacket has a little crease mark at the head of the spine and the rear panel shows some rubbing; very slight edgewear to the tail of the spine; not price clipped. DJ is in an archival mylar sleeve.

Nine short stories and a novelette, The Hanging Tree, that is based on a true episode in Montana's gold mining past. "In all her stories, Dorothy Johnson writes with authenticity of Indians and of white men and of those whose lives were passed on the frontier of two civilizations." Contents: Lost Sister; The Last Boast; I Woke Up Wicked; The Man Who Knew the Buckskin Kid; The Gift by the Wagon; A Time of Greatness; Journal of Adventure; The Story of Charley; Blanket Squaw; The Hanging Tree.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Place: New York

Year: 1957

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 8 x 5.5inches.

Pages: 272 pages.

Keywords: fiction, Montana, western, Indians,

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