From the Valley of the Missing eBook

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A deft blending of love and politics.  A New Englander is the hero, a crude man who rose to political prominence by his own powers, and then surrendered all for the love of a woman.

THE CELEBRITY.  An episode.

An inimitable bit of comedy describing an interchange of personalities between a celebrated author and a bicycle salesman.  It is the purest, keenest fun—­and is American to the core.

THE CRISIS.  Illustrated with scenes from the Photo-Play.

A book that presents the great crisis in our national life with splendid power and with a sympathy, a sincerity, and a patriotism that are inspiring.

RICHARD CARVEL.  Illustrated by Malcolm Frazer.

An historical novel which gives a real and vivid picture of Colonial times, and is good, clean, spirited reading in all its phases and interesting throughout.

GROSSET & DUNLAP, PUBLISHERS, NEW YORK

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ZANE GREY’S NOVELS

=May be had wherever books are sold.  Ask for Grosset & Dunlap’s list.=

THE LIGHT OF WESTERN STARS
Colored frontispiece by W. Herbert Dunton.

Most of the action of this story takes place near the turbulent Mexican border of the present day.  A New York society girl buys a ranch which becomes the center of frontier warfare.  Her loyal cowboys defend her property from bandits, and her superintendent rescues her when she is captured by them.  A surprising climax brings the story to a delightful close.

DESERT GOLD
Illustrated by Douglas Duer.

Another fascinating story of the Mexican border.  Two men, lost in the desert, discover gold when, overcome by weakness, they can go no farther.  The rest of the story describes the recent uprising along the border, and ends with the finding of the gold which the two prospectors had willed to the girl who is the story’s heroine.

RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE
Illustrated by Douglas Duer.

A picturesque romance of Utah of some forty years ago when Mormon authority ruled.  In the persecution of Jane Withersteen, a rich ranch owner, we are permitted to see the methods employed by the invisible hand of the Mormon Church to break her will.

THE LAST OF THE PLAINSMEN
Illustrated with photograph reproductions.

This is the record of a trip which the author took with Buffalo Jones, known as the preserver of the American bison, across the Arizona desert and of a hunt in “that wonderful country of yellow crags, deep canons and giant pines.”  It is a fascinating story.

THE HERITAGE OF THE DESERT
Jacket in color.  Frontispiece.

This big human drama is played in the Painted Desert.  A lovely girl, who has been reared among Mormons, learns to love a young New Englander.  The Mormon religion, however, demands that the girl shall become the second wife of one of the Mormons—­

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