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Hough, Emerson 1857-1923

Overview
Works: 182 works in 884 publications in 3 languages and 16,241 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  Western stories  Adventure stories  Love stories 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PS3515.O7593, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emerson Hough
The covered wagon by Emerson Hough ( Book )
79 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Swedish and held by 2,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a great migration of two thousand men, women and children from Missouri to Oregon in 1848
The passing of the frontier : a chronicle of the old West by Emerson Hough ( Book )
55 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Midwesterner Emerson Hough nurtured a life-long interest in the Wild West, and after receiving his law degree, he set up shop as an attorney in a rural town in New Mexico. Based on his experiences in the region, he penned a series of histories of the Old West. This volume contains a series of insightful essays about the meaning of the frontier and the pioneer spirit
The gold brick and the gold mine fake mining schemes that steal the people's savings by Emerson Hough ( )
7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the cowboy by Emerson Hough ( Book )
50 editions published between 1891 and 1971 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lady and the pirate being the plain tale of a diligent pirate and a fair captive by Emerson Hough ( )
19 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The Mississippi bubble; how the star of good fortune rose and set and rose again, by a woman's grace, for one John Law of Lauriston; a novel by Emerson Hough ( Book )
30 editions published between 1902 and 2002 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
54-40 or fight by Emerson Hough ( Book )
24 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For much of the nineteenth century, the boundaries of the United States were in flux. Frontier lawyer turned Western writer Emerson Hough takes on the topic of one such border controversy in the novel 54-40 or Fight, an action-packed account of the campaign to wrest control of the Pacific Northwest from the British
The story of the outlaw : a study of the western desperado : with historical narratives of famous outlaws; the stories of noted border wars; vigilante movements and armed conflicts on the frontier by Emerson Hough ( Book )
30 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though born in Iowa, author Emerson Hough moved to rural New Mexico and practiced as a frontier lawyer there for many years. Along the way, he met some very interesting characters, including many of the Wild West's most infamous outlaws. This volume includes biographies and narrative sketches that detail the lives and misdeeds of some of the most notorious desperadoes
The web by Emerson Hough ( Book )
8 editions published between 1919 and 1969 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
North of 36 by Emerson Hough ( Book )
20 editions published between 1923 and 2007 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fictional version of first major cattle drive in the 1860s, from Texas to Kansas
Heart's Desire : the story of a contented town, certain peculiar citizens, and two fortunate lovers : a novel by Emerson Hough ( Book )
33 editions published between 1905 and 1981 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magnificent adventure : this being the story of the world's greatest exploration, and the romance of a very gallant gentleman by Emerson Hough ( Book )
25 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eccentric pioneer lawyer Emerson Hough made his literary mark as a writer of classic Western tales, but some of his most critically acclaimed works are fictionalized accounts of key events in American history. The Magnificent Adventure focuses on explorers such as Lewis and Clark and the chain of events that eventually led up to the Louisiana Purchase. Readers who like a stiff dose of adventure and romance with their historical fiction will be gratified with this selection
The way to the West, and the lives of three early Americans, Boone--Crockett--Carson by Emerson Hough ( Book )
13 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way of a man by Emerson Hough ( Book )
21 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emerson Hough was a fascinating figure and prolific author of classic Western novels. Engrossed by the idea of the Wild West, the young law school graduate from the Midwest pulled up stakes and made his way to the rough-and-tumble community of White Oaks, New Mexico to practice law and write. The Way of a Man has all of the elements of Hough's most successful novels: conflict between good and evil, simmering romance, and a stand-up protagonist who is willing to fight to the death to
The purchase price; or, The cause of compromise by Emerson Hough ( Book )
13 editions published between 1910 and 1911 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The law of the land : of Miss Lady, whom it involved in mystery, and of John Eddring, gentleman of the South, who read its deeper meaning : a novel by Emerson Hough ( Book )
11 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The girl at the Halfway house: a story of the plains by Emerson Hough ( Book )
24 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rawn : prominent citizen by Emerson Hough ( Book )
14 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sagebrusher : a story of the West by Emerson Hough ( Book )
16 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mother of gold by Emerson Hough ( Book )
12 editions published between 1923 and 1926 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hough, Emerson, 1857-19213
Hough, Emerson 1857-1923
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Languages
English (532)
Swedish (3)
Italian (1)
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