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is a survey of the novels and short stories written about the events
of the early oil fields in Ontario, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia.
The earliest of these novels was published in 1877, the latest in 1956.
It is the first volume of a survey of the significant oil-field novels
of America, called A Cavalcade of Oil-Field Novels. It is now
available at Amazon.com
and other on-line book stores.
two of the images from the book.
Image from Prince Dusty: A Story of the Oil Regions, 1891.
Image from C. J. Cutliffe Hyne's The Wild-Catters A
Tale of the Pennsylvanian Oil-Fields. 1895.
if you have any questions.
Cavalcade of Oilfield Novels
Novels of Ontario, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia
Oilfield Novels of Texas
With the Fox
A Guide to the Grammar of Successful Writers—
Writing Style 1
A Guide to Building Sentences With Syntax And Logic—
Writing Style 2
A Syntactic Guide to English Punctuation—
Writing Style 3
A Guide to Selecting Words
for Writers and Editors—Writing Style 4
Books of Interest
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