Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; 560 pages
Publisher: New York: William Morrow and Company, 1985.
A first edition/first printing, boards slightly faided, Near Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Small areas of water stain at bottom of spine and back board.
The heart-wrenching story of orphan Homer Wells and his guardian, Dr. Wilbur Larch who follows Homer on his journey from innocence to experience, and his struggle to find his place in the world. Irving also wrote the Oscar-winning screenplay for the 1999 film adaptation of the novel starring Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, and Michael Caine.