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    First Edition of McMurtry's First Book

    Larry McMurtry. Horseman, Pass By. New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1961.

    First edition. Octavo. 179 pages.

    Publisher's quarter mustard cloth with black paper covered boards and black spine stamping. Spine ends lightly rubbed. Top edge dent affecting rear board and page edges. Dust jacket is modestly rubbed and soiled with a one-quarter-inch tear to top edge of rear panel and light wear to spine ends. A near fine copy.

    Author's first book, and basis for the Academy Award-winning film Hud.


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