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Riders of the Purple Sage

 

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CONTENTS

I.Lassiter1
II.Cottonwoods13
III.Amber Spring25
IV.Deception Pass38
V.The Masked Rider52
VI.The Mill-wheel of Steers65
VII.The Daughter of Withersteen82
VIII.Surprise Valley93
IX.Silver Spruce and Aspens108
X.Love124
XI.Faith and Unfaith140
XII.The Invisible Hand158
XIII.Solitude and Storm175
XIV.West Wind190
XV.Shadows on the Sage-slope201
XVI.Gold222
XVII.Wrangler's Race Run234
XVIII.Oldring's Knell252
XIX.Fay269
XX.Lassiter's Way283
XX.Black Star and Night296
XX.Riders of the Purple Sage315
XX.The Fall of Balancing Rock323

ILLUSTRATIONS

"DON'T LOOK BACK!"Frontispiece
"A WOMAN! A GIRL! I'VE KILLED A GIRL!"52
"BESS, I'LL NOT GO AGAIN"138
"ROLL THE STONE!"332