Stage to Lordsburg (Fantasy and Horror Classics) [Ernest Haycox] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ernest Haycox was a prolific writer of . ERNEST HAYCOX, “LAST STAGE TO LORDSBURG”. CHARACTERS. The characters–flat, stock figures–are characterized primarily by their response to. Ernest Haycox was a prolific writer of Western fiction, and a best-selling author of the early 20th century. His story, ‘Stage to Lordsburg’, was adapted two.

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Stagecoach by Ernest Haycox

These stories are Haycox’s “tribute to the pioneer mother. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Staage example, Henriette the Claire Trevor part of Dallas is clearly what would these days be called a sex worker but Haycox would never use any word as crude as whore or prostitute.

Collected in Powder Smoke and Other Stories.

Ernest Haycox

At one point the stage crashes but they right it and carry on. Chord, and they would have two children. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved June 14, Shirley Travis rated it it was amazing Nov 14, Haycox’s historical novels are the ones which Professors Etulain and Tanner write most about in their essays and books about Haycox, but Luke Short preferred Haycox’s non-historical novels: The novel Trouble Shooteroriginally serialized in Collier’swas the basis for the movie Union Pacificdirected by Cecil B.

He published two dozen novels and about short storiesmany of which appeared first in pulp magazines in the early s. This is one short story, originally published in Collier’s, which was the basis for John Ford’s classic western “Stagecoach”.


My library Help Advanced Book Search. William boomer rated it really liked it Oct 09, Haycox promptly purchased a book on the Revolutionary era military uniforms. David Ingoldsby rated it it was ok Aug 23, Also available cheaply in e-book.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Refresh and try again. Howard rated it liked it Nov 28, After publishing one of these stories, Haycox received a letter from a reader stating that Haycox lordsbutg not describe the uniforms of the soldiers correctly. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The movie of course is more dramatic, and less realistic. No Monument Valley scenario. Betsy rated it it was amazing Sep 01, Many of the Western stories, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

James-clifton rated it liked it Nov 22, Short, sensitive, subtle, it is like the pencil sketch of a fine artist.

Stage To Lordsburg by Ernest Haycox – FictionDB

Many of Haycox’s novels and stories have been published under more than one title. Bianca Orazi rated it really liked it Nov 02, Oregon Cultural Heritage Commission.

May 21, Keith rated it it was ok Shelves: Inside, we have a central, backless bench between the seats, as was often the case in reality. During the s and ’40s, he was a regular contributor to Collier’s Weekly from and The Saturday Evening Post from By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

I was surprised by how much I enjoyed this considering how short the yet actually is, I read this for a class on literature adaptations so now I have to watch the movie to see if it matches up to this delightful read. Call This Land Home. Once at Lordsburg, Bill has his run-in with Plummer but there is no Fordian action climax: This page was last edited on 22 Octoberat Newer Post Older Post Home. Christian rated it really liked it Jan 16, Lordsburt liked the “Stage to Lordsburg,” and the writing was good in the other stories I got through, but most of them were just too darn depressing, so Baycox gave up.


Published by DH Audio first published Retrieved from ” https: Lynn rated it really liked it Aug 05, Return ti Book Page. Source of the source. As with the films, however, Henriette and her gunman admirer are the most sympathetic characters aboard the stage. At the end of through the beginning of Haycox published three stories, one in Collier’s and two in The Saturday Evening Postfeaturing the Mercy family. James Street rated it it was amazing Dec 07, This is in keeping with the understated and allusive style of the whole piece.

Gail McKelvie rated it it was ok Sep 08, Haycox was a master — a master of subtlety and the implied rather than the stated.

Haycox made several trips to battlefields in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Massachusetts and wrote eight stories and two novelettes set during that era.