New York: E. P. Dutton,, 1981. 2 volumes, octavo. Original white cloth-backed grey paper boards, titles to spine in dark red and in blind on silver ground, signature embossed in blind on the front board, grey endpapers. With the dust jacket. Beige paper wrappers printed in black. Top edge lightly spotted, else a fresh copy in an equally bright jacket. Proof copy with some scattered spotting to wrappers and edges of text block. Excellent. First edition, first printing, advance review copy signed by the author on the half-title. Together with uncorrected proof, the author's black and white publicity shot, publisher's review slip, letter and other related material. Loosely inserted in the proof is an additional proof-sheet of the first page (1A), the first proof being substantially different from the published version.
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1981 Fine copy in publisher original cardboard box. Numeber 178 (according to the pencil mark on the box) an edition limited to 550 copies, signed by Irving.. Signed by Author. Limited. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket as Issued.
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1981 Fine copy in publisher original cardboard box. Numeber 180 (according to the pencil mark on the box) an edition limited to 550 copies, signed by Irving.. Signed by Author. Limited. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket as Issued.
DUTTON. NY 1981. Fine. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0224019619 . SIGNED Limited Edition. One of 550 numbered copies. Fine in red leather binding, with gilt stamping & top edge & a satin marker ribbon, enclosed in the publisher's plain creme colored cloth slipcase. (Mild traces of shelfsoiling to slipcase); Signed by Author(s) .
New York: Dutton. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1981. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. 052512800X . A Good Read ships from Toronto and Niagara Falls, NY - customers outside of North America please allow two to three weeks for delivery. Novel of eccentric family operating a hotel. By the author of 'The World According to Garp'. A couple of faint smudges on edges of text block. A couple of indentations on d/j. Tanning to text. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; Signed by Author .
NY: Dutton, 1981. Book and dust jacket show a light bit of yellowing to extremes. Overall, a great copy of the first edition of the author's fifth book. Basis for the 1984 film starring Rob Lowe, Jodie Foster and Beau Bridges. 401 pp. Signed by the author on a bookplate affixed to the half-title page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1981. First edition of the author's fifth novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Signed by John Irving on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Like Garp, [The Hotel New Hampshire] is a startlingly original family saga that combines macabre humor with Dickensian sentiment and outrage at cruelty, dogmatism and injustice" (Time).
New York: E. P. Dutton. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 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"; [xiv], 401,  pages; Signed by Author .
New York: E. P. Dutton. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1981. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 052512800X . A Fine first printing of the first edition in just about Fine dust-jacket with minor crease to back flap. Signed by author John Irving on a laid-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"; [xiv], 401,  pages; Signed by Author .
E. P. Dutton, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. First Edition and full number line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) present on copyright page indicates first edition/first printing; book is fine; dust jacket is bright and shiny with light foxing along parts of the inside edges, else pristine. A beautiful copy of this book.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1981 SIGNED FIRST EDITION of John Irving's "The Hotel New Hampshire." Published in New York by E.P. Dutton in 1981. First Edition stated on copyright page and number sequence "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1." This copy is signed by the author on the half title page. Book fine, except for slight discoloration along edges of covers. DJ fine. DJ price reads "$15.50" on front flap. We will provide a certificate of authenticity for this item.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
Dutton, 1981 A fine first edition in a fine dust jacket, signed by Irving on the half title page. Complete row of numbers to 1 and First Edition stated on the copyright page and original price still on front flap of the jacket.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
Dutton, 1981. Limited Edition. Hardcover. fine. Octavo. Bound in full red leather. Gilt letterig to spine. One of 550 numered special edition copies SIGNED by the author. Marbled endpapers. Cloth slipcase.
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