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In a narrow grave : essays on Texas : with a new preface, by Larry McMurtry

Label
In a narrow grave : essays on Texas : with a new preface
Title
In a narrow grave
Title remainder
essays on Texas : with a new preface
Statement of responsibility
by Larry McMurtry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The myth of the cowboy grows purer every year because there are so few cowboys left to contradict it. Larry McMurtry had been living in cities for fourteen years when he pulled together these essays
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
976.4/06
Index
no index present
LC call number
F391.2
LC item number
.M25 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A Touchstone book
Label
In a narrow grave : essays on Texas : with a new preface, by Larry McMurtry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Austin, Tex. : Encino Press, 1968
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-177)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Take my saddle from the wall : A valediction
  • Here's HUD in your eye
  • Cowboys, movies, myths, & Cadillacs : An excursus on ritual forms in the Western movie
  • Southwestern literature?
  • Eros in Archer County
  • A look at the last frontier
  • The old soldier's joy
  • Love, death, & the Astrodome
  • A handful of roses
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
xxiv, 177 pages
Isbn
9780671681029
Lccn
88035615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 895. Illustrated glazed wrappers. Author inscribed to Sontag on free endpaper.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18985917
  • ucoclc18985917
Label
In a narrow grave : essays on Texas : with a new preface, by Larry McMurtry
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Austin, Tex. : Encino Press, 1968
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-177)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Take my saddle from the wall : A valediction
  • Here's HUD in your eye
  • Cowboys, movies, myths, & Cadillacs : An excursus on ritual forms in the Western movie
  • Southwestern literature?
  • Eros in Archer County
  • A look at the last frontier
  • The old soldier's joy
  • Love, death, & the Astrodome
  • A handful of roses
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
xxiv, 177 pages
Isbn
9780671681029
Lccn
88035615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 895. Illustrated glazed wrappers. Author inscribed to Sontag on free endpaper.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18985917
  • ucoclc18985917

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