The Border Trilogy

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22.09

With an introduction by novelist Rachel Kushner

In the vanishing world of the Old West, two cowboys begin an epic adventure, and their own coming-of-age stories. In All the Pretty Horses, John Grady Cole’s search for a future takes him across the Mexican border to a job as a ranch hand and an ill-fated romance. The Crossing is the story of sixteen-year-old Billy Parham, who sets off on a perilous journey across the mountains of Mexico, accompanied only by a lone wolf. Eventually the two come together in Cities of the Plain, in a stunning tale of loyalty and love.

A true classic of American literature, The Border Trilogy is Cormac McCarthy’s award-winning requiem for the American frontier. Beautiful and brutal, filled equally with sorrow and humour, it is a powerful story of two friends growing up in a world where blood and violence are conditions of life.

ISBN: 9781509852024

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A powerful story of two friends growing up in a world where blood and violence are conditions of life.

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Weight0.726 kg
Dimensions19.8 × 13.3 × 4.7 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

1056 .

Language

English

Edition

Omnibus ed

Dewey

813.54 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

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