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The World According to Garp.

The World According to Garp.

by Irving, John

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1978. First edition of Irving's fourth novel. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page in a contemporary hand, "For John another world according to a water-method man, John Irving." Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Leo Manso. A warm inscription linking Irving's second and fourth novel, the latter proving to be his breakthrough work. The World According To Garp is a comic and compassionate coming-of-age novel that established John Irving as one of the most imaginative writers of his generation. A worldwide bestseller since its publication in 1978, Irving's classic is filled with stories inside stories about the life of T.S. Garp, novelist and son of Jenny Fields. "There is something of Byron about John Irving. Not only is it that he woke after the publication of The World According To Garp to find himself famous, but the extremity of his opinions and the nervous violence of his language recall that intemperate noleman, and like… Read more
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The World According to Garp

by IRVING, John

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New York: Dutton, 1978. First. hardcover. near fine/fine. 8vo, cloth backed boards, d.w. New York: Dutton, (1978). First Edition<br/><br/> Presentation copy to theater critic Howard Kissel. "For Howard whose fondness for this book- and understanding thereof - naturally warms my heart". His breakthrough book, with a lovely inscription. Near fine, with some light spotting on top edge.<br/><br/>
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The World According to Garp

The World According to Garp

by IRVING, John

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NY: Dutton. (1978). The second issue of the uncorrected proof copy, in tall green wrappers. Erasures and label removal shadow on the front cover; small label affixed to spine; near fine. Not as scarce as the mustard-colored proof, but many times scarcer than the white advance reading copy. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine.
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The World According to Garp

The World According to Garp

by IRVING, John

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NY: Dutton. (1978). The advance reading copy of his fourth novel and breakthrough book, which went into numerous printings, became a multi-million copy bestseller and a National Book Award winner in its paperback release. The first printing of Garp was reported at 35,000 copies; none of Irving's previous books had sold even 5,000 copies, with one of them having had sales under 2000. Irving switched publishers for this book, and his new publisher decided to promote the novel heavily. After issuing two sets of proofs in small numbers for early readers and reviewers, Dutton printed this advance reading copy for wide distribution to the book trade. It worked in bringing attention to Irving's novel, which became a bestseller; since then, Irving's books have had six-figure first printings and his reputation as a major American novelist is secure. The publisher's risk, in producing such a large first printing, and their marketing efforts -- including creating this advance copy -- played no small part in this… Read more
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The World According to Garp

by IRVING, JOHN

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New York: E. P Dutton, 1978. 1st Edition. Cloth & Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Gilt lettered quarter blue cloth over mustard paper boards. wrapped in decorative dust jacket. This copy signed by irving on the title page. Irving's breakthrough book was made into a successful Movie starring Robin Williams. Very sharp copy.
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The World According to Garp

The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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second hand - Yellow boards, black cloth spine. Very fine copy in fine dust jacket. Beautiful copy of the author's most famous book
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New York: A Henry Robbins Book. E.P. Dutton, 1978. First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Yellow boards, black cloth spine. Very fine copy in fine dust jacket. Beautiful copy of the author's most famous book. First edition. 1 vols. 8vo. Made into a movie in 1982.
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The World According to Garp [Screenplay]

The World According to Garp [Screenplay]

by (IRVING, John). TESICH, Steve

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(n.p.): Burbank Studios. 1980. Tesich's second draft screenplay (September, 1980) for the film based on Irving's novel. 149 pages, bradbound in studio wrappers; "Garp" written on spine; near fine. Together with a "Confidential" 8-page synopsis of Tesich's January, 1981 final draft by story analyst Thomas Craig, dated 2/27/81: 7-pages of synopsis; 1 page of comment on how the final draft differs from the second draft that is included here. The final draft referred to by the synopsis and commentary was 10 pages shorter than this second draft. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine.
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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP

by John Irving

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New York: E. P. Dutton. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0525237704 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Owner name on FEP. ; 8.4 X 5.7 X 1.6 inches; 437 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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Dutton, 1978. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good. The rare uncorrected proof in green wrappers. Very good condition. Much less common than the advance review copy in white wrappers. Contains the original 1997 invoice from Between the Covers, which listed the proof for $650 in 1997, when it was published. The book was an immediate success and the breakthrough bestseller for Irving.
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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP

by John Irving

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New York: E. P. Dutton. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0525237704 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. 1 inch open tear at bottom of front panel. Rubbing along panel edges and spine crown/heel. ; 8.4 X 5.7 X 1.6 inches; 437 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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U.S.A.: Dutton Adult, 1978 First edition, first printing; light edgewear to otherwise bright unclipped dust jacket; NF/NF; bookplate signed by author adhered to front free endpaper. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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First Edition, First Printing with the words "FIRST EDITION" printed on the copyright page with the number line beginning with 1. This original dustjacket has the publisher's $10.95 printed price present on the front flap with minor wear to the spine. The book is bound in the publisher's cloth spine with paper boards and is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy in collector's condition.
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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NY: Dutton. Very Good. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0525237704 . A lightly read copy of the advance ready copy. Inscribed on the fep by Irving, plus included is a note showing Irving stated the signature is his. Spots of soil on the upper front cover. Two creases to the spine, and 1/2" worn spot at the bottom of the front hinge. On the edge of very good +. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 437 pages; Signed by Author .
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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second hand - Yellow boards, black cloth spine. Very good in a very good dust jacket with some wear at extremities
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New York: A Henry Robbins Book. E.P. Dutton, 1978. First edition. 437, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Yellow boards, black cloth spine. Very good in a very good dust jacket with some wear at extremities. First edition. 437, [1] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. First edition of the author's most famous book.
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The World According to Garp; A Novel
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The World According to Garp; A Novel

by Irving, John

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. First edition of The World According to Garp by John Irving, with laid-in signature from the author.. Octavo, 437pp. Blue cloth spine over yellow boards, title printed on spine. Stated first edition on copyright page, with full number line. Residual dust along top edge. Publisher's first state dust jacket, very good condition, with $10.95 price on front flap, "0478" on back cover and full size dust jacket (no gap). Some wear to top edge, evidence of stain to verso, not affecting cover. Laid-in signature of the author. An excellent example of this National Book Award recipient.
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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP.
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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP.

by Irving, John.

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NY: DUTTON.. Fine. 1978. First Edition. Cloth. 0525237704 . Close to fine in Nf. dj. (Mild trace of sunning to spine ends on cloth. Hint of creasing at upper edge of spine on cloth. Tiny spots of lamination creasing at edges of dj.) Author's breakthrough book & basis for a film adaptation. .
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The World According to Garp

by IRVING, JOHN

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New York: E. P Dutton, 1978. 1st Edition. Cloth & Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Gilt lettered quarter blue cloth over beige paper boards. Wrapped in decorative dust jacket. Irving's breakout book that made him a literary star. Made into a successful movie. This is a very sharp copy with some edgewear and a slight fade to the spine o/w near fine.
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THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP; A novel

by IRVING, John

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NY: Dutton, 1978. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 437. Author's signature on half-title. Owner's name on flyleaf. VG in little scuffed and chipped dj. His fourth novel and breakthrough book, which went into numerous printings, became a multi-million copy bestseller and a National Book Award winner in its paperback release.
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The World According to Garp

by Irving, John

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New York: E.P. Dutton, 1978. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK NEAR FINE/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. STATED FIRST EDITION - FIRST PRINTING. Contains full number line 10-1. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, BEAUTIFUL DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1ST PRINTING. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. BEAUTIFUL, COLLECTIBLE COPY. No previous owner markings to the book. COLLECTIBLE COPY!
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The World According to Garp.

The World According to Garp.

by Irving, John

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New York: The Modern Library, 1998. First edition of the Modern Library edition of the author's breakthrough novel. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by John Irving on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Photograph by Shyla Irving. With a new introduction by the author. The World According To Garp is a comic and compassionate coming-of-age novel that established John Irving as one of the most imaginative writers of his generation. A worldwide bestseller since its publication in 1978, Irving's classic is filled with stories inside stories about the life of T.S. Garp, novelist and son of Jenny Fields. "There is something of Byron about John Irving. Not only is it that he woke after the publication of The World According To Garp to find himself famous, but the extremity of his opinions and the nervous violence of his language recall that intemperate noleman, and like Byron, he would certainly say that love is no sinecure" (Robertson Davies). It is the basis for the 1982 film… Read more
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