Midnight Cowboy

Midnight Cowboy

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by James Leo Herlihy
     
 

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Midnight Cowboy is the powerful and unforgettable novel of the compelling need of human beings for one another -- a wrenching story of pain and loss.

Freewheeling loser Joe Buck arrives in New York City and embarks on a quest to live the American dream. Along the way he meets street hustler and petty criminal Ratso Rizzo.

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Midnight Cowboy is the powerful and unforgettable novel of the compelling need of human beings for one another -- a wrenching story of pain and loss.

Freewheeling loser Joe Buck arrives in New York City and embarks on a quest to live the American dream. Along the way he meets street hustler and petty criminal Ratso Rizzo. Together, the two form an extraordinary relationship full of heartbreak and hope, resulting in a compelling American novel about the bonds of friendship.

This classic novel, originally published in 1965, was the source of the Oscar�-winning film starring Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight.

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ISBN-13:
9781556111914
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
09/15/1990
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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