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ANYTHING FOR BILLY. Larry McMurtry. ANYTHING FOR BILLY.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1988). First edition. Uncorrected proof, fine in yellow paperwraps.

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ANYTHING FOR BILLY. Larry McMurtry. ANYTHING FOR BILLY.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1988). First edition. INSCRIBED "To Paul/ My Bloody Tale of the Prairies" and SIGNED by the Pulitzer Prize winning author on the front endpaper. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #48799]       Price: $125.00
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ANYTHING FOR BILLY. Larry McMurtry. ANYTHING FOR BILLY.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1988). First edition, in a RARE PROOF DUST JACKET with blank flaps and a completely different design. INSCRIBED on the front endpaper, "To Carmen/ A gloomy tale/ Larry McMurtry." We have never seen another proof jacket offered, which isn't to say there aren't others; but it was purchased from a former Simon & Schuster rep and, given its scarcity, is probably one of only a few produced. The proof jacket design more closely resembles the design of the jacket for LONESOME DOVE and is more attractive, to us at least, than the one the book was eventually issued in. It's hard to understand why they would have changed it. It was sold to us on a copy of the uncorrected proof; but we've put it on this inscribed copy of the book because it seems to us to be the best way to display it. It is slightly taller than the eventual, published jacket and therefore over-hangs the book by a scant eighth-inch and is just slightly loose. The book itself is fine and still in its original, fine dust jacket with the proof jacket (showing only minor wear) over it. RARE PROOF DUST JACKET.

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APG 008.5 (2004). Larry McMurtry. APG 008.5 (2004) Author Price Guide. (Dickerson: Quill & Brush, 2004). Includes a facsimile of the author's signature; a brief biographical sketch; a list of the author's first editions (American and British) current to the date of publication of the guide, with entries for limited and trade editions; number of copies (if available); how to identify the first edition; and estimated values with and without the dustwrapper (if applicable). Issued as a PDF file. Click HERE for a complete list of our individual Author Price Guides or for information about ordering the complete set on CD.
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BUFFALO GIRLS. Larry McMurtry. BUFFALO GIRLS.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1990). First edition. INSCRIBED by the author on front endpaper. Tiny crimp at base of spine still fine in fine dust jacket.

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CADILLAC JACK. Larry McMurtry. CADILLAC JACK.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1982). First edition. Advance uncorrected proofs, with "Oct. 11" publication in ink on front and publisher's blurb taped to first blank page. Fine in yellow printed paperwraps.

[Book #47390]       Price: $100.00
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DESERT ROSE. Larry McMurtry. DESERT ROSE.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1983). First edition. INSCRIBED "For...L M"(the usual initials) on title page. Back corner of cover and last few pages bumped, otherwise fine in dust jacket.

[Book #19824]       Price: $75.00
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DESERT ROSE. Larry McMurtry. DESERT ROSE.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1983). First edition. Uncorrected proof with "Sept 6" handwritten on front (presume the publication date). Fine in yellow paperwraps with only light paper clip crease to top edge front cover.

[Book #33601]       Price: $150.00
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DESERT ROSE. Larry McMurtry. DESERT ROSE.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1983). First edition. Fine in dust jacket.

[Book #46873]       Price: $60.00
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DESERT ROSE. Larry McMurtry. DESERT ROSE.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1983). First edition. INSCRIBED on the title page "For Pat" (not ours) and SIGNED Larry McMurtry. Round embossed blind stamp on bottom of half-title page, otherwise fine in fine dust jacket.

[Book #48210]       Price: $175.00
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FILM FLAM. Essays on Hollywood. Larry McMurtry. FILM FLAM. Essays on Hollywood.
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1987). First edition. Uncorrected proof, fine in yellow paperwraps.

[Book #33594]       Price: $150.00
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IN A NARROW GRAVE: Essays on Texas. Larry McMurtry. IN A NARROW GRAVE: Essays on Texas.
Austin: Encino Press, 1968. First edition, second issue with "skyscrapers" p.105:12. Reportedly all but 15 of the first issue were destroyed. Crisp and fine in very nearly fine dust jacket with just a light rub to edge of black title blocking on spine. "TEXAS IS RICH IN UNREDEEMED DREAMS..."

[Book #55031]       Price: $500.00
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IN A NARROW GRAVE: Essays on Texas. Larry McMurtry. IN A NARROW GRAVE: Essays on Texas.
Austin: Encino Press, 1968. First edition, second issue with "skyscrapers" on page 105. Reportedly all but 15 of the error-riddled first issue were destroyed. In first-issue dust jacket with "garnished wtih" and "head" for "heard" on front flap. Very good or better with small rub to author's name on front cover and cloth at spine a little rumpled; in like dust jacket with light chipping to upper spine corners and lower spine edge, and mild crease and few light impressions/indentations to front panel (not affecting lettering).

[Book #55032]       Price: $350.00
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LEAVING CHEYENNE. Larry McMurtry. LEAVING CHEYENNE.
New York: Harper & Row, (1963). First edition. Dust jacket front flap clipped at top corner and publisher's "$4.95" sticker affixed at bottom corner, as usual. The jacket spine and white back panel show minor tanning, otherwise fine in fine dust jacket with only the barest edge wear. WITH ONLY THE BAREST WEAR.

[Book #45624]       Price: $750.00
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SOMEBODY'S DARLING. Larry McMurtry. SOMEBODY'S DARLING.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1978). First edition. INSCRIBED, "For Paul, My little Hollywood story L[arry]." Remainder "man" on bottom edge, otherwise fine in dust jacket.

[Book #46994]       Price: $150.00
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"TEXAS IS RICH IN UNREDEEMED DREAMS." Larry McMurtry. "TEXAS IS RICH IN UNREDEEMED DREAMS."
Austin, Tex. Texas Lib. Assoc. /Encino Press, [1971]. First edition and only edition. A large (25 x 19) poster/broadside printed by William Wittliff at The Encino Press. Featuring a two-sentence excerpt from "In a Narrow Grave" and illustrated with a photograph of a group of cowboys on a roundup or drive. Fine.

[Book #42082]       Price: $500.00
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TEXASVILLE. Larry McMurtry. TEXASVILLE.
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1987). First edition. Uncorrected proof, fine in yellow paperwraps.

[Book #33595]       Price: $50.00
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LA DERNIERE SÉANCE [The Last Picture Show]. Larry McMurtry, Simon Hilling. LA DERNIERE SÉANCE [The Last Picture Show].
Paris: Robert Laffont, 1972. First French edition. INSCRIBED and SIGNED on first blank page, "For Helene/ With the author's good wishes. Were I able to write in French I'd say something more Gallic/ Larry McMurtry." Very minor wear, otherwise very good to fine in glossy pictorial paperwraps with flaps. INSCRIBED "WERE I ABLE TO WRITE IN FRENCH I'D SAY SOMETHING MORE GALLIC"

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