'“An epic such as Mark Twain might have given us . . . A delicious, crazy, panoramic enlargement.” —Henry Miller “One of the very best novels of the decade and the very best novel ever about the American West.” —The New York Times Book Review “Spellbinding . . . [Crabb] surely must be one of the most delightfully absurd fictional fossils ever unearthed.” —Time “Little Big Man is an American masterpiece.” —Larry McMurtry “A seminal event in the most significant cultural and literary trend of the 1960s.” —The Nation'