Sign In | Register
The Hotel New Hampshire by  John Irving - Hardcover - 1981-09-30 - from Kayleighbug Books and Biblio.com

Note: Cover may not represent actual copy or condition available

The Hotel New Hampshire

by Irving, John

Condition: Good


New York: E. P. Dutton, 1981-09-30. Hardcover. Good. 401 pages; corners bumped, edges lightly worn and dented; 'The first of my father's illusions was that bears could survive the life lived by human beings, and the second was that human beings could survive a life led in hotels'. So says John Berry, son of a hapless dreamer, brother to a cadre of eccentric siblings, and chronicler of the lives lived, the loves experienced, the deaths met, and the myriad strange and wonderful times encountered by the family Berry. Hoteliers, pet-bear owners, friends of Freud (the animal trainer and vaudevillian, that is), and playthings of mad fate, they 'dream on' in this funny, sad, outrageous, and moving novel.

The Hotel New Hampshire is a 1981 coming of age novel by John Irving.




Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]

$1.99

$3.99 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Add to wishlist





Storing a Book Collection

How to properly store your collection

Don't let a few small mistakes erode the value of your growing book collection. Review these tips to help preserve the beauty of your books!

A Brief History of the Dust Jacket

A Brief History of the Dust Jacket

When did dust jackets first appear, and what exactly are they for? Learn about this often-important detail as it applies to book collecting. More...


Trustpilot