The World According to Garp by John Irving 1978 A Henry Robbins Book

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Dive into the imaginative and profound universe of The World According to Garp, a seminal work by John Irving published in 1978. This hardcover edition spans 437 pages of engaging storytelling that delves into the nuances of gender, identity, and the complexities of American culture. Irving’s unique blend of wit and compassionate insight crafts a narrative that is as thought-provoking as it is entertaining, making it a standout piece in modern literature.


  • Author: John Irving
  • Publisher: A Henry Robbins Book
  • Year Published: 1978
  • Format: Hardcover with dust jacket
  • Pages: 437
  • Dimensions: 9x7x1 inches
  • Condition: slight wear on the dust jacket. For a detailed condition, refer to the photos or inquire for more.

Beyond The Pages:

The World According to Garp not only invites readers into its uniquely imaginative narrative but also leaves a lasting impression that transcends its pages. John Irving's masterpiece is an enduring exploration of life’s complexities, making it a cherished addition to any bookshelf. Whether you're revisiting this classic or discovering it for the first time, prepare for an unforgettable journey that will challenge, entertain, and inspire.


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