Excellent introduction by Lee Clark Mitchell, that confirms Zane Grey was never anecdotal: this novel is much more than just a Western. Georges-Claude Guilbert, Universite Francois Rabelais Tours--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
The lovely Jane Withersteen, Mormon lady rancher on the Utah borderlands is saved, in the nick of time, from the attentions of the grim Mormon elder Tull, and his minions, by the appearance, from out of the mysterious sage, of a gunman called Lassiter. This man is renowned in Mormon country as a Mormon hater and killer and Jane finds she is strangely drawn to this oddly heroic figure who saves her and her hired hand from the Mormons. These men have come to enforce their will on her by driving off … more