Book #15932

Last Night In Twisted River - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Irving
Book #15932 Last Night In Twisted River - 1st Edition/1st Printing. John Irving.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Random House, 2009.
ISBN: 1400063841

A most handsome first printing of the first edition in unread As New condition in equally unblemished dust-jacket. Signed by author John Irving on the title page.

Irving's story of a twelve-year-old old and his father, starting out in 1954 in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, when the boy mistakes the local constable’s girlfriend for a bear. With his 12th novel, award winning Irving continued to position himself among America's most unique writers of the late 20th and early 21st century ; 8vo ; xii, 554, [10] pages; Signed at Union Square B&N on 10/29/2009 ; Signed by Author.

Price: $50.63

Author Bio

John Irving

John Winslow Irving was born on March 2, 1942 in Exeter, New Hampshire. He was an American novelist and Academy Award-winning screenwriter. Irving is well known for his recurring themes throughout his novels, such as New England, deadly accidents, and bears. His 1985 novel, The Cider House Rules, was turned into a film and won the Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Award in 1999 for the script. Additionally, Irving’s 1981 novel, The Hotel New Hampshire was turned into a film in 1984.

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