Book #33532

A Widow for One Year

John Irving
Book #33532 A Widow for One Year. John Irving.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1998.
ISBN: 0375501371

An attractive first Trade edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in alike dust-jacket with minor edgewear.

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.

Price: $17.00