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Telegraph days : a novel

Author: Larry McMurtry
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts myths of the closing decades of the western frontier viewed through the eyes of Nellie Courtright and her brother Jackson, orphans that make good in the town of Rita Blanca in what would become the Oklahoma Panhandle.
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Genre/Form: Western stories
Fiction
Western fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McMurtry, Larry.
Telegraph days.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2006
(OCoLC)607845819
Named Person: Buffalo Bill; Buffalo Bill
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry McMurtry
ISBN: 0743250788 9780743250788 9780743476911 0743476913 9780743250931 0743250931
OCLC Number: 62325167
Description: 289 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Yazee days --
Telegraph days --
Wild West days --
Tombstone days --
California days.
Responsibility: Larry McMurtry.
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Returning to the big Western themes that have made him famous and beloved, McMurtry recreates the bygone days of the old gunfighters in a panoramic, sweeping novel told in the voice of Nellie  Read more...

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