First Edition Points and Criteria for Lonesome Dove

Year Published: 1985
Author Last Name: McMurtry
Author First Name: Larry
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Original Price: $18.95
Pages: 843

The first edition of this Pulitzer Prize winner was published by Simon & Schuster in 1985. It was 843 pages long, and the original retail price was $18.95. The first edition can be identified by the following criteria: Number line "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page. All first printings have the error "he had none nothing" on page 621 line 16. We have found this error in printings as recent as the 25th, and consequently we do not consider it a first edition point.

Lonesome Dove won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

Picture of the 1985 first edition dust jacket for Lonesome Dove.
Picture of the 1985 first edition dust jacket for Lonesome Dove.

Picture of the first edition copyright page for Lonesome Dove.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Lonesome Dove.

Picture of dust jacket where original $18.95 price is found for Lonesome Dove.
Picture of dust jacket where original $18.95 price is found for Lonesome Dove.

Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Lonesome Dove.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Lonesome Dove.

Picture of the first edition Simon & Schuster boards for Lonesome Dove.
Picture of the first edition Simon & Schuster boards for Lonesome Dove.

Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Lonesome Dove.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Lonesome Dove.

Picture of book and dust jacket flaps for Lonesome Dove. Photo courtesy of James
Picture of book and dust jacket flaps for Lonesome Dove. Photo courtesy of James Cahill/Rare Books, Inc.

Picture of the dust jacket spine for Lonesome Dove. Photo courtesy of James Cahill/Rare
Picture of the dust jacket spine for Lonesome Dove. Photo courtesy of James Cahill/Rare Books, Inc.



Other first edition points for books by Larry McMurtry include: Terms of Endearment.

\"Terms 

Quick Search:

Search for other books in the FedPo database:

Book:



Market Value:

Use the pre-filled links below to find the market value of Lonesome Dove. Remember that the dust jacket is an important part of any book, and so books without their original dust jackets typically have less value.

Book:


Abe Books, Passion for Books
Author:

Title:

Keywords:







Find Books, Save Up To 90% Alibris



Search by author:

by Title:

by Keyword or ISBN:









Popular on FEdPo:


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (U.S.)  Gone with the Wind  Of Mice And Men  To Kill a Mockingbird  A Confederacy of Dunces  The Old Man and the Sea  Invisible Man  A Brief History of Time  The Grapes of Wrath  Slaughterhouse-Five  The Hunt for Red October  The Way West  Out of Africa  The Catcher in the Rye  The Thorn Birds  The Caine Mutiny  Lolita  The Color Purple  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (U.S.)  From Here to Eternity  Silent Spring  Jaws  American Pastoral  Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone  All the Pretty Horses  

Disclaimer: This website is intended to help guide you and give you insight into what to look for when identifying first editions. The information is compiled from the experience of reputable collectors and dealers in the industry. Gathering and updating information about these books is more an art than a science, and new identication criteria and points of issue are sometimes discovered that may contradict currently accepted identification points. This means that the information presented here may not always be 100% accurate.