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Anything for Billy, a novel by  Larry McMurtry - 1st printing. - 1988 - from Hedgehog's Whimsey Books (SKU: Alibris.0005485)

Anything for Billy, a novel

Anything for Billy, a novel by  Larry McMurtry - 1st printing. - 1988 - from Hedgehog's Whimsey Books (SKU: Alibris.0005485)
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Anything for Billy, a novel

by McMurtry, Larry

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Very good in fine dust jacket. Slight edge soiling from reading.
ISBN 10
0671642685
ISBN 13
9780671642686
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Simon & Schuster, 1988. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good in fine dust jacket. Slight edge soiling from reading.. MInor, Wendell (Jacket painting and design by).. 1 Cloth and Paper over boards. Wraparound jacket illustration: Western desrt small stucco house, gravestone. Historical novel: The life and times of Billy Bone, Billy the Kid. At 17, Billy has a reputation for violence with his gun. He's on an erratic journey through the West and into myth, striving to become a desperado. Cast of characters bring the mythic West to life.

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bookseller
Hedgehog's Whimsey Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
Alibris.0005485
Title
Anything for Billy, a novel
Author
McMurtry, Larry
Illustrator
MInor, Wendell (Jacket painting and design by).
Format/binding
Hard cover
Book condition
Used - Very good in fine dust jacket. Slight edge soiling from reading.
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0671642685
ISBN 13
9780671642686
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1988
Keywords
Billy the Kid|Mythic American West|Pulitzer Prize author
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;

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About Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

Hedgehog's Whimsey Books was born in a random moment when I decided to become a used books seller. Beginning in 2001, I apprenticed myself with a longtime pro in the next town, hoping to learn her secrets. She encouraged my free help but was wary of sharing all those secrets. Nonetheless, she turned me loose when she felt I would not embarrass her; she was impressed, finding I actually knew something about books and authors and styles. I am still learning, and I am having a good time with the random avalanches of books to be recycled into good homes, one by one. Inventory has mounted: my mother downsized her 7,000-plus library, and we (my Geezer and I) went to library book sales, yard emporiums on weekends, estate dispersals, and added the books my kids left behind, wanting to stock their own shelves anew. Some folks simply tooled down our dirt road and left boxes on our porch. Myself? Well, I am also a photographer, journalist, curious stuff collector, avid reader, writer, editor, small-time publisher, and online pontificator. At Hedgehog Enterprises, I do "Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains", established in 1991. Since I have the smallest brain (by unpopular vote), I am the Head Hedgehog. Do I specialize in particular genres? I thought I did, but my barn has lots of Geezer-built shelves, and we have many interests, so topics vary, as do book conditions and editions. I try to describe such, and sometimes have too much fun as I poke along. There is no charge for the therapy of browsing, folks, so find my sites and stay awhile. If a purchase results, know that the tax collector in Newport, New Hampshire, may get a pleasant surprise. Or, I may buy a few more apple cider donuts or sweet potatoes. No pressure. Hedgehogs do have yearnings. If you should visit by chance or by appointment, enjoy our old New Hampshire farmhouse location alongside the Sugar River and its companion recreation Rail Trail, nearby two historic railroad covered bridges just off Chandlers Mill Road. Feel welcome. -- Lucy G Wells, proprietor.

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