The Virginian : A Horseman of the Plains was written by the American author Owen Wister in 1902. It describes the life of a cowboy on a cattle ranch and is considered the first true fictional western ever written, aside from short stories and pulp dime novels, though modern scholars debate this.
One of the important works of Western literature, “The Virginian : A Horseman of the Plains” was written by Owen Wister. It was published by Macmillan first.
Very famous book “The Virgianian” written by Owen Wister was filmed six times (in 1914, 1923, 1929, 1946, 2000, 2014).