Rediscovered: Dime Novel Westerns

Before Edgar Rice Burroughs created Tarzan, dime novel writers created the Wild West, or big chunks of it.

Our pal Nathan Ward just did a survey of that scene, and writes: “Thought you might be amused by some of the dark set-pieces I dug up for this story on the dangers for Easterners looking to find the dime novel West.”

He also notes, “(Subhead not mine.)”

Check it out.

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