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All the pretty horses, Cormac McCarthy

Label
All the pretty horses
Title
All the pretty horses
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Orphaned at an early age, Philip Ashley is raised by his benevolent older cousin, Ambrose. Resolutely single, Ambrose delights in Philip as his heir, a man who will love his grand home as much as he does himself. But the cosy world the two construct is shattered when Ambrose sets off on a trip to Florence.
Member of
Summary
Cut off from the life of ranching he has come to love by his grandfather's death, John Grady Cole flees to Mexico, where he and his two companions embark on a rugged and cruelly idyllic adventure
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 1992.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1992.
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Western Novel, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
043934
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Cormac
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Border trilogy;
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Horses
  • Loss (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
All the pretty horses, Cormac McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9780394574745
Lccn
91058560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 25704649
  • 156747
Label
All the pretty horses, Cormac McCarthy
Publication
Distribution
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9780394574745
Lccn
91058560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 25704649
  • 156747

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