Ts&Cs
apply
Streets of Laredo - Lonesome Dove (Paperback)
  • Streets of Laredo - Lonesome Dove (Paperback)
zoom

Streets of Laredo - Lonesome Dove (Paperback)

(author)
1 Review Sign in to write a review
£9.99
Paperback 512 Pages / Published: 12/02/2015
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

The final novel in Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove quartet, Streets of Laredo is an exhilarating and achingly poignant tale of heroism and friendship.

Captain Woodrow Call, Gus McCrae's old partner, once a youthful Texas Ranger, is now a bounty hunter hired to track down a brutal young Mexican bandit. Riding with Call are an Eastern city slicker, a witless deputy, and one of the last members of the Hat Creek outfit, Pea Eye Parker, now married to Lorena - once Gus's sweetheart.

Their long, perilous chase leads them across the last wild stretches of the West into a hellhole known as Crow Town and, finally, deep into the vast, relentless plains of the Texas frontier.

Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781447274681
Number of pages: 512
Weight: 344 g
Dimensions: 197 x 131 x 33 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
One of McMurtry's most powerful and moving achievements * Los Angeles Times *
Gorgeous . . . violent, funny, achingly sad, filled with heroism and regret . . . If you can put Streets of Laredo down, I'll eat my ten-gallon hat * Cosmopolitan *
Those who have been waiting . . . for an appropriate sequel to the memorable and Pulitzer-winning Lonesome Dove can take heart. Streets of Laredo continues that epic of the waning years of the Texas Rangers with all the narrative drive and elegiac passion of its forerunner * Publishers Weekly *
McMurtry has written a sad, funny elegy not only for his characters' pasts, but for the waning of the American West * New York Times *

You may also be interested in...

Motherfucking Sharks
Added to basket
Nunslinger: The Complete Series
Added to basket
Callaghen
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
Riding for the Brand
Added to basket
The Mammoth Book of Westerns
Added to basket
Wraiths of the Broken Land
Added to basket
Dead Man's Walk
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Warlock
Added to basket
£15.99
Paperback
Shotgun Arcana
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
The Sackett Brand: The Sacketts
Added to basket
Where the Long Grass Blows
Added to basket
The Warrior's Path: The Sacketts
Added to basket
Dark Canyon
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
Kiowa Trail
Added to basket
£5.50
Paperback
Comanche Moon
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback

“Wonderful McMurtry”

I read and hugely enjoyed Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove last year and had meant to read this follow up sooner. Lonesome Dove is rightly lauded as an exceptional novel and as one of the best Westerns ever... More

Paperback edition
3 similar books recommended
Helpful? Upvote 18

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.