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The cider house rules : a novel

Author: John Irving
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Homer, a never-adopted-orphan who grows to young adulthood under the care of Dr. Wilbur Larch, an obstetrician and orphanage director in rural Maine in the early twentieth century, sets out to find his place in the world.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Irving
ISBN: 0345417941 9780345417947
OCLC Number: 48714260
Notes: Originally published: New York : Morrow, ©1985.
Description: 560, [12] pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John Irving.

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Homer, a never-adopted-orphan who grows to young adulthood under the care of Dr. Wilbur Larch, an obstetrician and orphanage director in rural Maine in the early twentieth century, sets out to find his place in the world.

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