Book #30479

Some Can Whistle - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Larry McMurtry
Book #30479 Some Can Whistle - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Larry McMurtry.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989.
ISBN: 0671642677

First edition/first printing in Fine, seemingly unread condition in Very Good+ dust-jacket, two areas of soiling to front panel.

Set in the fictional town of Comancheria, Some Can Whistle is the story of the Conway family, who have been forced to flee their home due to a series of disastrous events. The Conways are a close-knit family, and as they journey to find new homes, they must overcome many challenges, including racism and harsh weather conditions. McMurtry's descriptive writing helps to bring the characters and setting to life, and the novel is an enjoyable read.; FSA.

Price: $40.00

Author Bio

Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry was born on June 3, 1936 in Archer City, Texas. He is an American novelist and screenwriter. His book Terms of Endearment was made into a motion picture, which subsequently won five Academy Awards. In 1985, McMurtry was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his novel Lonesome Dove.