Book #23596

The Hotel New Hampshire - 1st Edition/1st Printing

John Irving
The Hotel New Hampshire - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xiv], 401, [1] pages
Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton, 1981.
ISBN: 052512800X

A Fine first printing of the first edition with age-toned pages in just about Fine dust-jacket with minor crease to back flap. Signed by author John Irving on a tipped-in book-plate.

Irving's fifth novel has John Berry, middle son in a family of five children tell the story of "a family whose favorite story was the story of my mother and father's romance: how father bought the bear and how mother and father fell in love"

Price: $159.00

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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