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Severin Winter is not a man to take things lightly. His loving, like his wrestling, is decidedly heavyweight, a fact not lost on Utch, a lonely ...Show synopsisSeverin Winter is not a man to take things lightly. His loving, like his wrestling, is decidedly heavyweight, a fact not lost on Utch, a lonely Viennese lady whose husband is rather taken (literally) by the delicate Edith, Severin's underweight wife. A bizarre menage a quatre is the result of these convoluted desires as Irving blends farce and tragedy in another bubbling and brilliant novel.Hide synopsis
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Description:Despatched from UK within 24hrs. Published by Bloomsbury...Despatched from UK within 24hrs. Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC in 1993. Hardback with Dust jacket: 272 pages; Used but in Good Condition for sensible price. Ex-library (usual stamps and marks).
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Small. Small marks to edges...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Small. Small marks to edges of pages & endpapers. Jacket has a little chipping and rubbing to extremities. Not price clipped. 264 pages. Authors third novel, published for the first time in hardback.
Description:First printing of the author's third novel, very good lacking a...First printing of the author's third novel, very good lacking a dust jacket. Small "BTP" sticker at top of front pastedown, small hole in front gutter that appears to be caused by a binding flaw. The top edge of the page block is a little spotted, and the top corners are bumped. A tight, square copy without names or other markings.
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. First Printing, with complete #...Very Good in Very Good jacket. First Printing, with complete # line. His 3rd book, which had a very small 1st printing. Very Good, the first 40 pages slight curl top corner from dampness, and the ubiquitous small store sticker front pastedown. In a Very Good dustjacket, with a 1" triangular dampstain top corner front flap, corner creases both flaps, and light rubbing front panel. Book is clean and tight and presents better than this description would indicate.
I found this book to be rather pointless. While I enjoy the satire of John Irving and have read several of his books, I found this one to be almost depressing which is not the norm for Irving. I actually wondered if Mr. Irving was taking a bit of a "mental Sabaticle" when he wrote this.
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