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John Irving

Novelist (born 2-Mar-1942)


John Irving. The Imaginary Girlfriend: A Memoir. London: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. 1996. 148pp.

Jeff Koloze. An Ethical Analysis of the Portrayal of Abortion in American Fiction: Dreiser, Hemingway, Faulkner, Dos Passos, Brautigan, and Irving. Edwin Mellen Press. 2006. 375pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.362)

  6. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.124)

  8. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.367)

  9. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.246)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.510)

  11. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.253)

  12. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.2, p.504)

  13. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.8)

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