- Spencer-s Mountain 1961 by Earl Hamner Jr 9997516648, item 1 Earl Hamner, Jr. Book, The Homecoming 1970, A Novel About Spencer’s Mountain 1 -, item 2 SPENCER'S MOUNTAIN By Earl Hamner-First U.K. Edition-rare in poor condition 2 -, item 3 Earl Hamner: From Walton's Mountain to Tomorrow by James E. Person Jr. 3 -, 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 44 product ratings, 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 334 product ratings, 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 19 product ratings, 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 3 product ratings, 3.3 out of 5 stars based on 3 product ratings, 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 product ratings, 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 16 product ratings. At the family house the whole crew of 9 sons gathered the day before Thanksgiving. Buy Spencer's Mountain by Earl Hamner online at Alibris. Spencer's Mountain is an American family drama film written, directed, and produced in 1963 by Delmer Daves from a novel by Earl Hamner, Jr. Title: Spencer's Mountain Publication: New York: The Dial Press, 1961. Description: Hardcover. 1st edition, 1st printing. 4 talking about this. New York, Dial Press, 1961 Basis for the 1963 film starring Henry Fonda and Maureen O'Hara and inspiration for the popular TV series The Waltons. It is a moment of great change in Clay-Boy's life as he kills the mythical white buck that his grandfather has spent his whole life telling stories about. Price clipped jacket has chipping at spine and flap fold ends and short tear and crease at top of front … Although not a churchgoer, he even helps a newly arrived local minister regain his flock after he and Clay get into a bit of trouble. Hamner was born July 10, 1923, in Schuyler, Virginia, to Doris Marion (née Giannini) and Earl Henry Hamner Sr. As a novelist, he is best known for Spencer's Mountain, which was inspired by his own childhood and formed the basis for both the film of the same name and the television series The Waltons, for which he provided voice-over narration. F/NF-. Spencer's Mountain ★★ ½ 1963Fonda plays the larger-then-life patriarch of nine (with O'Hara as his wife), who's inherited the Wyoming mountain land claimed by his father. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. For the latest information on snow conditions, we suggest that you visit the appropriate ski resort website. About this Item: NY:Dial, 1961., 1961. Author's second book. Three generations before, Grandpa Spencer homesteaded a mountain in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming and left the land to his heirs, but eight of his nine grandsons eventually sold their inheritance. And Earl Hammer captures it wonderfully, treasureing the sweet moments and the people that are often the smallest and the easiest to forget in ways that make them unforgettable. This time it's eldest son MacArthur's dream of a college education. Spencer's Mountain. Copyright © 1995-2021 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Author's second book. Fine in very near fine dustwrapper with the slightest of rubbing. Our adventure in living the American Dream as we build our new life in a somewhat remote mountain landscape. Hardcover. First edition. The girls, from youngest to oldest, were Nancy Alice, Audrey Jane, and Marion Lee. The popular 1970s TV series "The Waltons" has roots that can be traced to show creator Earl Hamner Jr.'s 1961 novel "Spencer's Mountain" and this 1963 movie based on it. 6 Reviews. You’ll find more related titles and typography in the 1960-1964 and 1960s trailers sections. Best pick. ... Spencer's Mountain by Earl Hammer Jr. Dial Press, 1961 - Albemarle County (Va.) - 247 pages. Author's second book. Now the eldest son is out of high school, eager for more book learning. Updates on our website may be made on an irregular basis. Recalled the author's name from the creator of The Waltons. Get it by Fri, Jan 15 - Tue, Jan 19 from ; Aurora, Illinois • 30 day returns - Free returns. $270.64. In Spencer's Mountain on DVD, Grandpa Spencer fathers nine boys in the shadow of the Grand Teton mountain bearing their name. Basis for the 1963 film starring Henry Fonda and Maureen O'Hara and inspiration for the popular TV series The Waltons. Spencer's Mountain Author HAMNER, Earl, Jr Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Fine Jacket condition Near Fine Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher The Dial Press Place of Publication New York Date published 1961 Keywords BooksIntoFilm 1st edition, 1st printing. Book has bumped bottom corners. 1961 Topics Deer, Fate and fatalism Publisher New York : Buccaneer Books Collection ... Internet Archive Language English. Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. Author: HAMNER, Earl, Jr. Learn More About Spencers Mountain, Georgia. P R I N T. Printer Friendly. Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Be the first to write a review. Edition Description A fifteen-year-old Virginia mountain boy goes hunting with his father and eight red-headed uncles and shoots the white deer, which, according to legend, is to mark him for special destiny. INSCRIBED by author on front fep. Spencer's Mountain (1963) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. New York: The Dial Press, 1961. Spencer's mountain. The film was shot in Grand Teton National Park, around Jackson Hole, WY, and in California. Spencer's Mountain was the second of three films co-starring Henry Fonda and Maureen O'Hara. 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