Reinbek bei Hamburg: Rowohlt, 1988. Later printing of the German paperback edition. Octavo, card covers. Text paper a little yellowed, as always; soft crease to upper outer rear corner of rear cover and later leaves; else fine. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to a Canadian author & impresario who brought him to Toronto for a reading, with the inscribee's tidy ink name and date at front. "For___, with affection - Toronto - 6.24.97. John Irving". . Inscribed by Author. Softcover.