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TERMS OF ENDEARMENT

TERMS OF ENDEARMENT

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TERMS OF ENDEARMENT

by McMurtry, Larry

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  • Signed
  • first
Condition
Near fine in like dust jacket.
ISBN 10
0671221027
ISBN 13
9780671221027
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1975. Near fine in like dust jacket.. Signed first edition of this McMurtry classic, adapted into an Oscar-winning film. Larry McMurtry's Texas-based fiction has spanned many genres, earning critical acclaim across the board; many of his works received Hollywood releases. The TERMS OF ENDEARMENT film was a notably successful example of the transitional appeal of his writing. Starring Debra Winger, Shirley MacLaine, and Jack Nicholson, it won five Academy Awards and was the second-highest grossing film of 1983. 8.5'' x 5.5''. Original brown cloth-backed boards with gilt lettering. Original unclipped ($9.95) color pictorial dust jacket, designed by Wendell Minor. Brown endpapers. 410 pages. Signed by McMurtry to title page. Mild edgewear to dust jacket. Leaves lightly toned to margins, as usual for this book, with one or two spots of soil. Sharp.

Synopsis

Terms of Endearment by Larry McMurty is the story of Aurora Greenway, a widowed woman who is shrewd and ferocious, and her daughter Emma, an equally fiesty and courageous woman. This is the story of their relationship, one full of tension and disagreement, as well as the relationships with the people around them as they both learn to love.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
40911
Title
TERMS OF ENDEARMENT
Author
McMurtry, Larry
Book Condition
Used - Near fine in like dust jacket.
Quantity Available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0671221027
ISBN 13
9780671221027
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1975
Keywords
Post-WWII,American,Books to Film,20th century

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Title Page
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