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IRVING, John3 BY IRVING: SETTING FREE THE BEARS, THE WATER-METHOD MAN, THE 158-POUND MARRIAGE
$155.30
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Publisher: Random House (1980), New York, 1980
Used. INSCRIBED and boldly SIGNED on the front blank by the author: "To Mike: good luck with your novel----- John Irving." Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper; includes dustjacket (SIGNED; INSCRIBED; FICTION; MODERN FIRSTS; LITERATURE: AMERICAN; INSCRIBED)
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Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB
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IRVING, JohnThe Water Method Man
$384.00
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Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Used. First Printing. Octavo; half yellow paper over navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in blue foil on spine and blindstamped illustration in dark yellow on front panel; dustjacket; 365pp, [1]. Bookplate signed by Irving is loosely laid in. Light rubbed to along lower board edges, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, with light wear at spine ends and a touch of yellowing to upper and lower edges; Near Fine. A presentable copy of the author's second book, produced in small...
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$393.99
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Used - Fine. Signed by John Irving on a card neatly glued to half title page. Stated first edition. Bottom forecorners and spine head slightly softened. The unclipped jacket in mylar has very mild edgewear. ; 8.50 X 5.70 X 1.50 inches; Signed by Author; includes dustjacket
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$394.00
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Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Used. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON a special, decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, BEAUTIFUL DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1ST PRINTING. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. BEAUTIFUL, COLLECTIBLE COPY. Stated First edition. First printing. Irving's second novel. 365 pages. Great, collectible copy! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Irving, JohnThree By Irving ; Setting Free the Bears. The Water Method Man. The 158 Pound Marirage
$399.00
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Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1980
Used - Fine. The first American edition, published by Random House in 1980. Prior to the wild success of The World According to Garp, Random House had produced Irving in exceptionally modest numbers. The collection of his three prior works and their reissuance in this format was an atempt to capitalize on the Garp wave, and to expand the readership of some genuinely fine novels. Both book and dust jacket are fine. John Irving has inscribed this copy to Skip. Laid into this copy are an...
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John IrvingThe Water-Method Man
$449.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Used - Fine. ; includes dustjacket
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$449.00
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Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, NY, 1972
Used - Fine. Briefly inscribed and signed by John Irving on the rear endpaper. A superb copy. Size: 8vo; includes dustjacket (JOHN IRVING)
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$449.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Used - Near Fine. 1st printing stated. Unclipped DJ shows light overall wear and a bit of toning to edges. Inscribed by Irving to p/o on title page (at a New York event). Nice copy of author's second novel. 367 pages. U.S buyers, please email me for a possible discount! ***Reluctantly downsizing my personal library to accommodate move from suburban house to Manhattan apartment; includes dustjacket (WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP, A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY, CIDER HOUSE RULES)
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John IrvingThe Water-Method Man
$474.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1972
Used - Very Good. 1972 Random House FIRST edition, FIRST printing of Itrving's second novel. This book is i n VG-/Near FINE condition. It is **SIGNED** directly on the title page. . It is ex-library with the usual markings and old tape residue on an otherwise very nice HB. The DJ is not price clipped and is mylar wrapped. It is Near Fine with virtually no wear at all. A great collectible! **Brenbooks specializes in first editions and carries many Irving FIRSTS!; includes dustjacket (AMERICAN FICTION FICTIONAL WORKS AUTHOR)
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Irving, JohnTHE WATER-METHOD MAN (SIGNED)
$549.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1972
Used - Very Good. Tiny wear to one corner. DJ: slight shelf wear to edges.; includes dustjacket (AMERICAN FICTION FICTIONAL WORKS AUTHOR)
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[United States]
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man - SIGNED
$799.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, New York, 1972
Used - Near Fine. Near fine in a near fine price clipped dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page. Top corner of front endpaper with erasure marks, else near fine. Jacket with slight toning, a little soiling to the rear panel. Front flap with a crease from a former fold.; includes dustjacket (JPG)
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Irving, JohnTHE WATER-METHOD MAN (signed 1st)
$924.00
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Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Used. Random House - 1972. 365 pages. 8vo. SIGNED 1st edition STATED on copyright page plus full numberline 98765432. Random House signifies their first editions contrary to others by stating FIRST EDITION in addition to beginning their number-line with 2 rather than 1. SIGNED and inscribed by John Irving directly to Title page: For __, John Irving. 365 pages. 1st state DJ with $6.95 price intact on flap. Book is Near Fine with only a touch of rubbing to edges. DJ is bright and clean. Only...
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john IrvingThe Water-Method Man
$949.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Used - Fine. John Irving's second book The Water-Method Man portrays the uproarious and poignant struggle of a man smitten by two powerful and the bewildering memories of a ling time spent on the lam. In its vitally and complexity, its richness of plot and character, its infectious humor, both witty and slapstick , and above all in its naked affection for the members of its cast, The Water-Method Man more than fulfills the promise of Mr, Irving's first novel. Book in fine + condition with... (FIRST EDITION, PRINTING, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR)
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IRVING, JOHNThe Water-Method Man
$999.00
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Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
Used - Very Good. There is a touch of foxing and dustsoil to the upper page edges. Fore edges also faintly foxed. Dustjacket also shows some faint foxing to the outer edges. This is an association copy, signed to Sean Moye, a VT bookseller and friend of Irving's. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; includes dustjacket
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Irving, JohnTHE WATER-METHOD MAN
$1,249.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: N. Y.: Random House, 1972, 1972
Used. First Edition. Signed by Author. His scarce second book, VG with bottom tips showing wear in a VG lightly worn and soiled D.J., but with a full page INSCRIPTION: "To George George, John Irving" sic, and in large letters, Irving has been PYNCHONIZING of late and his signature has become quite scarce, esp. on early books (H15-3); includes dustjacket (MODERN FIRST EDITIONS)
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$2,045.00
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Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1972
Used - Fine. Fine in Fine, Flawless, Signed, 1st ed 1st pt in archival protection; includes dustjacket
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IRVING, John3 BY IRVING: SETTING FREE THE BEARS, THE WATER-METHOD MAN, THE 158-POUND MARRIAGE
$156.30
Publisher: Random House
New York: Random House, (1980). First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper. INSCRIBED and boldly SIGNED on the front blank by the author: "To Mike: good luck with your novel- John Irving. First edition. Signed.
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IRVING, JohnThe Water Method Man
$350.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972
New York: Random House, 1972. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo; half yellow paper over navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in blue foil on spine and blindstamped illustration in dark yellow on front panel; dustjacket; 365pp, [1]. Bookplate signed by Irving is loosely laid in. Light rubbed to along lower board edges, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, with light wear at spine ends and a touch of yellowing to upper and lower edges; Near Fine. A presentable copy of the author's...
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man (Signed First Printing)
$375.00
ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, 1972
New York: Random House. Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1972. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394473329 . SIGNED boldly on the front endpaper. Irving's second book. Top edge of text is lightly soiled with a few spots of staining. The boards, particularly the rear board, show some dampstaining. White dust jacket is lightly yellowed, as usual with minor wear at the extremities. A presentable copy with Irving's increasingly scarce signature. . First edition. Signed.
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$394.99
ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Random House. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394473329 . Signed by John Irving on a card neatly glued to half title page. Stated first edition. Bottom forecorners and spine head slightly softened. The unclipped jacket in mylar has very mild edgewear. ; 8.50 X 5.70 X 1.50 inches; Signed by Author . First edition. Signed.
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John IrvingThe Water-Method Man
$475.00
ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, 1972
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 1972. Ex-Library. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 1972 Random House FIRST edition, FIRST printing of Itrving's second novel. This book is i n VG-/Near FINE condition. It is *SIGNED* directly on the title page. . It is ex-library with the usual markings and old tape residue on an otherwise very nice HB. The DJ is not price clipped and is mylar wrapped. It is Near Fine with virtually no wear at all. A great collectible!...
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Irving, JohnTHE WATER-METHOD MAN (SIGNED)
$650.00
ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, 1972
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 1972. Tiny wear to one corner. DJ:slight shelf wear to edges.. SIGNED BY AUTHOR.. First Edition. Very Good+/Very Good+. First edition. Signed.
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$650.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972
NY: Random House, 1972. Briefly inscribed and signed by John Irving on the rear endpaper. A superb copy.. Signed by Author. First Edition, first printing. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo. First edition. Signed.
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IRVING, JOHNThe Water-Method Man
$1,000.00
Publisher: Random House, 1972
New York: Random House, 1972. There is a touch of foxing and dustsoil to the upper page edges. Fore edges also faintly foxed. Dustjacket also shows some faint foxing to the outer edges. This is an association copy, signed to Sean Moye, a VT bookseller and friend of Irving's.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. First edition. Signed.
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IRVING, John3 BY IRVING: SETTING FREE THE BEARS, THE WATER-METHOD MAN, THE 158-POUND MARRIAGE
$156.30
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, 1980
First Edition, INSCRIBED and boldly SIGNED on the front blank by the author: "To Mike: good luck with your novel----- John Irving.", Hardcover, Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper (Signed; Inscribed; Fiction; Modern Firsts; Literature: American; Inscribed, Signed, Literature: American, Modern First Editions, Inscribed, Signed)
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John IrvingSIGNED THE WATER-METHOD MAN
$659.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, 1972
Used - Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, . 1st Edition. Condition: BOOK NEAR FINE. JACKET NEAR FINE. Publisher: Random House. Date: 1972. Binding hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON a special, decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, BEAUTIFUL DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1ST PRINTING. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. BEAUTIFUL, COLLECTIBLE COPY. Stated First edition. First printing. Irving's second novel. 365 pages. Great, collectible copy!. We are...
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Irving, JohnThe Water Method Man
$385.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First Edition. Used - Very Good. First Printing. Octavo; half yellow paper over navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in blue foil on spine and blindstamped illustration in dark yellow on front panel; dustjacket; 365pp, [1]. Bookplate signed by Irving is loosely laid in. Light rubbed to along lower board edges, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, with light wear at spine ends and a touch of yellowing to upper and lower edges; Near Fine. A presentable copy of the author's second...
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$395.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
1st Edition. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good BOOK NEAR FINE JACKET NEAR FINE. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON a special, decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT, BEAUTIFUL DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. 1ST PRINTING. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. BEAUTIFUL, COLLECTIBLE COPY. Stated First edition. First printing. Irving's second novel. 365 pages. Great, collectible copy! 1st Edition
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John IrvingThe Water-Method Man
$475.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1972
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Fine jacket. Ex-Library. Signed by Author(s) 1972 Random House FIRST edition, FIRST printing of Itrving's second novel. This book is i n VG-/Near FINE condition. It is **SIGNED** directly on the title page. It is ex-library with the usual markings and old tape residue on an otherwise very nice HB. The DJ is not price clipped and is mylar wrapped. It is Near Fine with virtually no wear at all. A great collectible! **Brenbooks...
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man (Signed)
$650.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0394473329
Publisher: Random House Inc, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1972
First Edition. Used - Very Good Very Good Very Good . 0394473329 SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Tiny wear to one corner. DJ: slight shelf wear to edges. First Edition
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Irving, JohnThe Water-Method Man
$1,003.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Random House, New York, 1972
First Edition. Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Inscribed By Author There is a touch of foxing and dustsoil to the upper page edges. Fore edges also faintly foxed. Dustjacket also shows some faint foxing to the outer edges. This is an association copy, signed to Sean Moye, a VT bookseller and friend of Irving's. First Edition
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IRVING, John3 BY IRVING: SETTING FREE THE BEARS, THE WATER-METHOD MAN, THE 158-POUND MARRIAGE
$125.00
Publisher: Random House
New York: Random House, (1980). First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper. INSCRIBED and boldly SIGNED on the front blank by the author: "To Mike: good luck with your novel- John Irving. First edition. Signed.
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