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The Cider House Rules
A Novel
Written by John Irving

The Cider House Rules
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Category: Fiction - Literary
Imprint: Modern Library
Format: Hardcover
Pub Date: November 1999
Price: $24.95
Can. Price: $34.95
ISBN: 978-0-679-60335-1 (0-679-60335-2)
Pages: 592
Also available as a paperback and a trade paperback.



 
First published in 1985, The Cider House Rules is John Irving's sixth novel. Set in rural Maine in the first half of this century, it tells the story of Dr. Wilbur Larch--saint and obstetrician, founder and director of the orphanage in the town of St. Cloud's, ether addict and abortionist. It is also the story of Dr. Larch's favorite orphan, Homer Wells, who is never adopted.



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