The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Item - On the Plains; or, The Race for Life. A Story of Adventure among the Black Hills

(American Tales (1st Series) edition)
(Beadle's American Library edition)
(Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance)
(Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance)

Combined Summary

Online Full Text: Northern Illinois University (American Tales (1st Series) edition)
Northern Illinois University (Beadle's American Library edition)
Northern Illinois University (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance)
Northern Illinois University (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance)
Series: American Tales (1st Series) — no. 1
Beadle's American Library — no. 58
Beadle's New York Dime Library — no. 68
The New York Dime Library — no. 1045
Frank Starr's American Novels — no. 139
Alternate Titles: The Fighting Trapper; or, Kit Carson to the Rescue
The Fighting Trapper; or, Kit Carson to the Rescue. A Tale of Wild Life on the Plains
On the Plains; or, The Race for Life
Subjects / Tags: Abduction
Apache Indians
Black Hills (S.D. and Wyo.)
Carson, Kit, 1809-1868
Detective and mystery stories
Frontier and pioneer life
Grassland fires
Indian captivities
Indians of North America
Irish
Kidnapping
New Mexico
Ransom
Rattlesnakes
Rescues
Romanies
San Francisco (Calif.)
Santa Fe (N.M.)
Trappers
Western stories
Wolves
Merger Of: The Hunters; or, Life on the Mountain and Prairie
The Trappers' Retreat. A Sequel to "The Hunters"
Incorrectly Attributed Author: Anonymous (Frank Starr's American Novels edition)
Author: Ellis, Edward Sylvester, 1840-1916 (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance; Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance; American Tales (1st Series) edition; Beadle's American Library edition)
Dates: November 12, 1863 (American Tales (1st Series) edition)
December 1, 1865 (Beadle's American Library edition)
March 17, 1874 (Frank Starr's American Novels edition)
May 21, 1879 (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance)
February, 1901 (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance)
Publishers: American Tales (1st Series) edition: Sinclair Tousey (New York: No. 121 Nassau Street) -- United States of America
Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance: Beadle and Adams (1872-1898) (New York: No. 98 William Street) -- United States of America
Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance: M.J. Ivers & Co. (New York: 379 Pearl St.) -- United States of America
OCLC Numbers: 04329378 (Beadle's American Library edition)
76954124 (American Tales (1st Series) edition)
971551258 (Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance)
User Summary: Irwin P. Beadle's Ten Cent Novels, no. 1, was rewritten and combined with Irwin P. Beadle's Ten Cent Novels, no. 2 to form American Tales, no. 1

Known Editions

American Tales (1st Series) edition
Beadle's American Library edition
Frank Starr's American Novels edition
Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, first appearance
Beadle's New York Dime Library edition, second appearance

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