The Last Picture Show
A NoveleBook - 2018
“McMurtry is an alchemist who converts the basest materials to gold.” — New York Times Book ReviewThe 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.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2018
Copyright Date: ©1966
Branch Call Number: E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (246 pages)
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