Lonesome Dove

Front Cover
Simon & Schuster, Nov 1, 1993 - Fiction - 960 pages
55 Reviews
Former Texas Rangers leave their unsuccessful cattle business when they hear of good opportunities in newly opened territory.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
46
4 stars
7
3 stars
2
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Lonesome Dove (Lonesome Dove #3)

User Review  - Goodreads

The account of a cattle drive from Texas to Montana. This is a very long novel which is nevertheless always compelling. It contains memorable characters whose adventures are narrated in a deceptively ... Read full review

Review: Lonesome Dove (Lonesome Dove #1)

User Review  - Camie - Goodreads

"All America lies at the end of the wilderness road, and our past is not a dead past, but still lives in us. Our forefathers had civilization inside themselves, the wild outside. We live in the ... Read full review

All 5 reviews »

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1993)

Larry McMurtry is the author of twenty-nine novels, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Lonesome Dove". His other works include two collections of essays, three memoirs, and more than thirty screenplays, including the coauthorship of "Brokeback Mountain", for which he received an Academy Award. He lives in Archer City, Texas.

Bibliographic information