A Widow for One Year - 1st Edition/1st Printing
An impeccable true First Edition/First Printing UK trade edition preceding the US trade edition, SIGNED by author John Irving on the title page. In Very Fine condition in alike dustjacket. An outstanding collectible;
John Irving's deeply affecting novel about a family marked with tragedy, centering around the complex, often self-contradictory character of celebrated writer Ruth Cole. The portrait begins with Ruth being four years old and closes in the autumn of 1995, when Ruth Cole is a forty-one-year-old widow and mother.
Basis for the major motion picture "The Door in the Floor" starring Jeff Bridges and Kim Basinger.