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The Last Picture Show

Thalia Series, Book 1 · Thalia

by Larry McMurtry

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"McMurtry is an alchemist who converts the basest materials to gold." — New York Times Book Review

The Last Picture Show (1966) is both a rambunctious coming-of-age story and an elegy to a forlorn Texas town trying to keep its one movie house alive. Adapted into the Oscar-winning film, this masterpiece immortalizes the lives of the hardscrabble residents who are threatened by the inexorable forces of the modern world.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Liveright
Publication Date:
2018
Series:
Thalia

Format

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  • Adobe EPUB eBook 1.2 MB

Larry McMurtry (Author)

Larry McMurtry is an award-winning novelist, essayist, and avid bookseller and collector, who won an Academy Award for the screenplay of Brokeback Mountain with cowriter Diana Ossana. Awarded in 2014 the National Humanities Medal for his body of w...

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