Paris: Seuil, 1986. Octavo, printed card covers in jacket. Fine copy. Jacket has a short tear to upper inner corner of front panel, else fine. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to a Canadian author & impresario who brought him to Toronto for a reading "For ______, John Irving, with the inscribee's tidy ink name & date at front. THE CIDER HOUSE BLUES. . First edition in French. Softcover.