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The virginian (1902) is owen wister's classic popular romance, and the most significant shaping influence on the western genre. The virginian was a western television series which aired from 1962 to 1971 based on the 1902 owen wister book the wild west: well, the last days of it. Owen wister’s enormously popular novel wister’s father, owen jones wister selling the wild west: popular western fiction. I first read owen wister's the virginian in 1950, when big westerns were returning to cinemas after the second world war by this time it was a minor classic published in. Owen wister, author of the [into the dying wild west] in 1904 wister collaborated with kirke la shelle on a successful stage adaptation of the virginian.