Zane Grey Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a 14 page typescript of Grey's foreword and afterword written for Grosset & Dunlap's 1918 reissue of Helen Cody Wetmore's "Last of the great scouts."; copy of 1899 edition of the book with marginalia (used as a mock-up); and two items of Grosset correspondence over copyright (1917).
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 - October 23, 1939) was an American author and dentist best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book.
1 Boxes ; (.25 linear feet)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Formerly cataloged as: C MSS WH518 M77-1477
- Finding Aid for the Zane Grey Papers
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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- Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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