Larry McMurtry

Larry Jeff McMurtry (June 3, 1936March 25, 2021) was an American novelist, essayist, bookseller, and screenwriter whose work was predominantly set in either the Old West or contemporary Texas. His novels included ''Horseman, Pass By'' (1962), ''The Last Picture Show'' (1966), ''Lonesome Dove'' (1968), and ''Terms of Endearment'' (1975), which were adapted into films. Films adapted from McMurtry's works earned 34 Oscar nominations (13 wins).

His 1985 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, ''Lonesome Dove,'' was adapted into a television miniseries that earned 18 Emmy Award nominations (seven wins). The subsequent three novels in his ''Lonesome Dove'' series were adapted as three more miniseries, earning eight more Emmy nominations. McMurtry and cowriter Diana Ossana adapted the screenplay for ''Brokeback Mountain'' (2005), which earned eight Academy Award nominations with three wins, including McMurtry and Ossana for Best Adapted Screenplay. In 2014, McMurtry received the National Humanities Medal. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1986
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1992
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1991
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 2012
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 2008
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 2005
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1989
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1988
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1990
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1999
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 2001
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1973
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1987
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1985
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1970
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1961
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1975
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1975
    Book
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    by McMurtry, Larry
    Published 1972
    Book