Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Arcade Publishing, c1996.
An attractive first edition/first printing in Very Nearly Fine condition, little soiling along page edges in Fine dust-jacket, SIGNED by author John Irving directly on the title page.
A dozen of Irving's short works spanning thirty years of writing. Three memoirs (including an account of Irving's dinner with President Reagan), six short stories he considered "finished" and three essays of appreciation in the final section, one on Günter Grass and two on Charles Dickens all with his added author notes; [xii], 432,  pages.