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All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

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Published by Random House Audio .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesBorder Trilogy (1)
ContributionsBrad Pitt (Narrator)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7425335M
ISBN 100375415874
ISBN 109780375415876

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All the Pretty Horses: Book 1 of The Border Trilogy - Kindle edition by McCarthy, Cormac. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading All the Pretty Horses: Book 1 /5().   All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy A cowboy’s odyssey into a vanished world was a poignant companion in Scotland’s Hebrides, where the bleak and beautiful coexist, and family ties are Author: Michael Tait. All the Pretty Horses begins with the funeral of John Grady Cole's grandfather. With his death, John Grady's mother will sell their Texas ranch and move away. There is nothing left in Texas for John Grady, who loves the ranch and idealizes the cowboy's way of life.   All the Pretty Horses is spare in exposition (note the economy with which McCarthy establishes John Grady's situation at the book's beginning) yet lavish in the attention it devotes to scenes and details whose significance is not immediately clear (note the description of the cantina on page 49 and the scene in which John Grady and Rawlins buy /5().

Book Summary Set in west Texas about miles from the Mexican border near Del Rio and Langtry, All the Pretty Horses is a story of loss and adventure. John Grady Cole, the main character, is just 16 years old and attending his grandfather's funeral when the novel opens. the blood that ran them. All his reverence and all his fondness and all the leanings of his life were for the ardenthearted and they would always be so and never be otherwise. He rode back in the dark. The horse quickened its step. The last of the day's light fanned slowly upon the plain behind him and withdrew again down the edgesFile Size: 1MB.   And download All the Pretty Horses PDF ebook free via the download button at the end. All the Pretty Horses PDF Review: If your children are interested in the books then there will be no other book better than this one. The book we are talking about i.e. “All the Pretty Horses” is all time famous and all-time popular book for the children/5. A list of all the characters in All the Pretty Horses. The All the Pretty Horses characters covered include: John Grady Cole, Lacey Rawlins, Jimmy Blevins, Alejandra, Don Hector, Alfonsa, Antonio, The Captain, John Grady Cole's father, John Grady Cole's mother, Perez, The charro, Armondo, Maria, : Cormac McCarthy.

Author of the National Book Award-winning All the Pretty Horses, Cormac McCarthy is one of the most provocative American stylists to emerge in the last century. The striking novel Blood Meridian offers an unflinching narrative of the brutality that accompanied the push west on the s Texas frontier. Free download or read online All the Pretty Horses pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in May 11th , and was written by Cormac McCarthy. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, westerns story are John Grady Cole, Rawlins.4/5.   "All the Pretty Horses," the comparatively brief first volume of a planned trilogy, is probably the most accessible of Mr. McCarthy's six novels, though it certainly preserves all . The last scene of All the Pretty Horses, in which John Grady rides into the red sunset, is what can be referred to as western existentialism. The myth of the cowboy in the west is present, but the image is demythologized.