skip to content
All the pretty horses Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

All the pretty horses

Author: Cormac McCarthy
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
John Grady Cole, a 16-year-old dispossessed Texan, crosses the Rio Grande into Mexico in 1949, accompanied by his pal Lacey Rawlins. The two precocious horsemen pick up a sidekick--a laughable but deadly marksman named Jimmy Blevins--encounter various adventures on their way south and finally arrive at a paradisiacal hacienda where Cole falls into an ill-fated romance.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy
ISBN: 0679744398 9780679744399 9781439508138 1439508135
OCLC Number: 27012911
Awards: Mountains & Plains Book Award, 1993.
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Western Heritage Award for Western novel, 1993.
Description: 301 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Cormac McCarthy.
More information:

Abstract:

John Grady Cole, a 16-year-old dispossessed Texan, crosses the Rio Grande into Mexico in 1949, accompanied by his pal Lacey Rawlins. The two precocious horsemen pick up a sidekick--a laughable but deadly marksman named Jimmy Blevins--encounter various adventures on their way south and finally arrive at a paradisiacal hacienda where Cole falls into an ill-fated romance.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • NO  (by 1 person)

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27012911> # All the pretty horses
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "27012911" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Place/mexican_american_border_region> ; # Mexican-American Border Region
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> ; # Texas
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1089735> ; # Ranch life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/mexican_american_border_region> ; # Mexican-American Border Region
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/ranch_life_fiction> ; # Ranch life--Fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Place/texas> ; # Texas
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/romance_norte_americano> ; # Romance Norte Americano
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/texas_fiction> ; # Texas--Fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239966> ; # North America--Mexican-American Border Region
    schema:awards "Mountains & Plains Book Award, 1993." ;
    schema:awards "National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Western Heritage Award for Western novel, 1993." ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st Vintage International ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29558386> ; # Cormac McCarthy
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:description "John Grady Cole, a 16-year-old dispossessed Texan, crosses the Rio Grande into Mexico in 1949, accompanied by his pal Lacey Rawlins. The two precocious horsemen pick up a sidekick--a laughable but deadly marksman named Jimmy Blevins--encounter various adventures on their way south and finally arrive at a paradisiacal hacienda where Cole falls into an ill-fated romance."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/346907> ;
    schema:genre "Adventure fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Bildungsromans"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Series/border_trilogy> ; # Border trilogy ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Series/the_border_trilogy> ; # The Border trilogy ;
    schema:name "All the pretty horses"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "301" ;
    schema:productID "27012911" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27012911#PublicationEvent/new_york_vintage_books_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Agent/vintage_books> ; # Vintage Books
    schema:url <http://www.cormacmccarthy.com/> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/random051/92050836.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679744399> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439508138> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27012911> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Agent/vintage_books> # Vintage Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Vintage Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Person/mccarthy_cormac_1933> # Cormac McCarthy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1933" ;
    schema:familyName "McCarthy" ;
    schema:givenName "Cormac" ;
    schema:name "Cormac McCarthy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Place/mexican_american_border_region> # Mexican-American Border Region
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mexican-American Border Region" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Series/the_border_trilogy> # The Border trilogy ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27012911> ; # All the pretty horses
    schema:name "The Border trilogy ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/mexican_american_border_region> # Mexican-American Border Region
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mexican-American Border Region"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/ranch_life_fiction> # Ranch life--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ranch life--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346907#Topic/romance_norte_americano> # Romance Norte Americano
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Romance Norte Americano"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1089735> # Ranch life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ranch life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210336> # Texas
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Texas" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239966> # North America--Mexican-American Border Region
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "North America--Mexican-American Border Region" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29558386> # Cormac McCarthy
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1933" ;
    schema:familyName "McCarthy" ;
    schema:givenName "Cormac" ;
    schema:name "Cormac McCarthy" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679744399>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "0679744398" ;
    schema:isbn "9780679744399" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781439508138>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "Paw Prints bdg." ;
    schema:isbn "1439508135" ;
    schema:isbn "9781439508138" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.