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The Last Picture Show

MCMURTRY, Larry

Regular price $350.00 Sale

Adapted into the critically acclaimed and popular film directed by Peter Bogdanovitch and staring Cybill Sheperd, Jeff Bridges, Cloris Leachman, and Ellen Burstyn. Pullitzer Prize winner, Larry McMurtry's novel is a classic in its own right. One of his standalone novels that explores 20th century Texas culture. This particular novel is significant because of its focus on teenage lives and the loss of innocence as McMurtry's young characters discover sex and are exposed to the corruption of the adult lives around them.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Dial Press
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Date Published: 1966
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    280 p. 21 cm cloth hardcover binding with bright red impressing on spine. Pictorial dustjacket wrapped in protective mylar. First edition. Small chips and tears in corners and along edges of the jacket. Shelf wear only noticeable to the bottom extreme of spine. A few small spots on back free end paper.