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The Resource A book on the making of Lonesome dove, interviews by John Spong ; color plates by Jeff Wilson ; photographs by Bill Wittliff

A book on the making of Lonesome dove, interviews by John Spong ; color plates by Jeff Wilson ; photographs by Bill Wittliff

Label
A book on the making of Lonesome dove
Title
A book on the making of Lonesome dove
Statement of responsibility
interviews by John Spong ; color plates by Jeff Wilson ; photographs by Bill Wittliff
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove takes you on a fascinating behind-the-scenes journey into the creation of the book, the miniseries, and the world of Lonesome Dove. Writer John Spong talks to forty of the key people involvedauthor Larry McMurtry; actors Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Anjelica Huston, Diane Lane, Danny Glover, Ricky Schroder, D.B. Sweeney, Frederic Forrest, and Chris Cooper; executive producer and screenwriter Bill Wittliff; executive producer Suzanne de Passe; and director Simon Wincer. They and a host of others tell lively stories about McMurtrys writing of the epic novel and the process of turning it into the miniseries Lonesome Dove. Accompanying their recollections are photographs of iconic props, costumes, set designs, and shooting scripts. Rounding out the book are continuity Polaroids used during filming and photographs taken on the set by Bill Wittliff, which place you behind the scenes in the middle of the action. Designed as a companion for A Book of Photographs from Lonesome Dove, Wittliff's magnificent fine art volume, A Book on the Making of Lonesome Doveis a must-have for every fan of this American epic
  • Designed as a companion for A Book of Photographs from Lonesome Dove, Wittliffs magnificent fine art volume, A Book on the Making of Lonesome Dove is a must-have for every fan of this American epic
  • Widely acclaimed as the greatest Western ever made, Lonesome Dove has become a true American epic. Larry McMurtrys Pulitzer Prizewinning novel was a New York Times best seller, with more than 2.5 million copies currently in print. The Lonesome Dove miniseries has drawn millions of viewers and won numerous awards, including seven Emmys
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.45/72
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1992.77.L65
LC item number
S77 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The Southwestern & Mexican photography series
Label
A book on the making of Lonesome dove, interviews by John Spong ; color plates by Jeff Wilson ; photographs by Bill Wittliff
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Our epic -- The book -- The miniseries
Control code
768335767
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
164 p.
Isbn
9780292735842
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011049659
Note
  • Library's copies 1-2 (SW Writers): Purchased. C. 1 signed by Messrs. Spong, Wilson, and Wittliff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copies 3-4 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Signed by Messrs. Spong, Wilson, and Wittliff. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)768335767
Label
A book on the making of Lonesome dove, interviews by John Spong ; color plates by Jeff Wilson ; photographs by Bill Wittliff
Publication
Contents
Our epic -- The book -- The miniseries
Control code
768335767
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
164 p.
Isbn
9780292735842
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011049659
Note
  • Library's copies 1-2 (SW Writers): Purchased. C. 1 signed by Messrs. Spong, Wilson, and Wittliff. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copies 3-4 (Wittliff Gallery): Purchased. Signed by Messrs. Spong, Wilson, and Wittliff. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)768335767

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