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The Last Picture Show

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014862

Condition: Good


A misbound copy of, apparently, considerable scarcity. Pages 1 through 218 are fine, but are followed by a repetition of pages 187 through 218, with the story resuming at page 251, and pages 219 through 250 missing entirely. Obviously a copy for the McMurtry completist (or a Harry Stephen Keeler fan). Basis for the film of the same name (with screenplay by Pulitzer Prize-winner McMurtry), which starred, among others, Timothy Bottoms, Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Ben Johnson, Cloris Leachman, and Ellen Burstyn. Sand cloth w/pink foil spine lettering, 280 pages + brief author biography. L... View more info

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Moving On

By: McMurtry, Larry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1971

Edition: 1st U.K. edition

Seller ID: 018231

ISBN: 297 00142 8

Condition: Good


A young, beautiful woman and her mainly waste-of-space husband are continually searching for a better life in Texas, but she is so much more than what life is offering her that happiness is elusive. Brown boards w/beige cloth backstrip w/gilt and red lettering on thick rectangular black block, 794 pages. Moderate general wear, a couple of turned pages, dusty edges, in edgeworn/chipped dust jacket w/short edge tears, three longer ones (one 3/4", two 1.5"), a crease resulting from one of the tears, rubbing/impressions. Jacket now in a mylar sleeve to prevent any further damage. View more info