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Larry McMurtry

Novelist (3-Jun-1936 — 25-Mar-2021)


Mark Busby. Larry McMurtry and the West: An Ambivalent Relationship. University of North Texas Press. 1995. 358pp.

Roger Walton Jones. Larry McMurtry and the Victorian Novel. Texas A&M University Press. 1994. 112pp.

Tom Landess. Larry McMurtry. Steck-Vaughn Company. 1969. 44pp.

Larry McMurtry. Books: A Memoir. New York: Simon and Schuster. 2008. 259pp.

Larry McMurtry. Literary Life: A Second Memoir. Simon and Schuster. 2009. 175pp.

Larry McMurtry. Hollywood: A Third Memoir. New York: Simon & Schuster. 2010. 146pp.

Charles D. Peavy. Larry McMurtry. Twayne. 1977. 144pp.

John M. Reilly. Larry McMurtry: A Critical Companion. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2000. 193pp.


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  6. New York Times Obituary [link]

  7. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.986)

  8. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  9. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.162)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.631)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.490)

  12. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.90)

  13. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.3, p.330)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.10)

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