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The Scalp Hunters

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Thomas Mayne Reid (1818-1883), was an Irish- American novelist. "Captain" Reid wrote many adventure novels akin to those written by Frederick Marryat and Robert Louis Stevenson. These novels contain action that takes place primarily in untamed settings: the American West, Mexico, South Africa, the Himalayas, and Jamaica. Reid had his first poem published in Godey's Lady's ...more
Paperback, Illustrated Edition, 428 pages
Published November 1st 2007 by Dodo Press (first published 1860)
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A wonderful Western adventure.
When Haller meets up with the mysterious Seguin after picking up with some praire merchants he instantly falls in love with his daughter Zoe.
The innocent romance progresses to the point that he wishes to ask for her hand in marriage but when approached Seguin says that he will allow it if Haller helps him to rescue his other daughter Adele from the Indians.
So starts a rollicking adventure across the Western plains in pursuit of the Navajo Indians who abducted her w
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"Captain" Reid wrote many adventure novels akin to those written by Frederick Marryat and Robert Louis Stevenson. He was a great admirer of Lord Byron. These novels contain action that takes place primarily in untamed settings: the American West, Mexico, South Africa, the Himalayas, and Jamaica.
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