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What’s the Value of a John Irving Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 17 auction results for books containing John Irving's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $156 and the highest overall price realized was $840. The average price was $339 and the median price was $780. There were 10 auctions (58%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 2 auctions (11%) exceeding the high estimates, and 5 auctions (29%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

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Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA01/26/2017Irving, JohnThe Hotel New HampshireNew YorkDutton...550. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1981$200-$300$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/05/2012Irving, JohnA Prayer for Owen Meany - 2 copiesFranklin Center, PA / New YorkFranklin Library / William Morrow...Includes: First Edition, signed by Irving on special preliminary leaf, gilt-decorated...1989$200-$300$168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2009Irving, JohnThe Hotel New Hampshire.New YorkDutton...cream cloth slipcase. Signed special edition, limited to 550 copies. Signed...1981$400-$700$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Irving, JohnThe Cider House RulesNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1985$300-$500$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/03/2008Irving, JohnThe Water-Method ManNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author on the...1972$300-$500$480 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/29/2005Irving, JohnThe World According to Garp - 2 copiesNew YorkE.P. Dutton...Editions. One copy signed by Irving on the title page. Author's...1978$200-$300$570 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/29/2005Irving, JohnThe Water-Method ManNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author on the...1972$400-$700$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/18/2004Irving, JohnThe Cider House RulesNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by John Irving on the limitation page....1985$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/18/2004Irving, JohnA Prayer for Owen MeanyNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1989$400-$700$780 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnThe World According to GarpNew YorkE. P. Dutton...Copy, First Edition. Signed by Irving on the half-title page....1978$700-$1000$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnThe Hotel New HampshireNew YorkE. P. Dutton...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1981$400-$700$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnThe Cider House Rules - 3 copiesFranklin Center, PA / New YorkFranklin Library / William Morrow...Comprises: First Edition, signed by Irving on a special preliminary leaf,...1985$200-$300$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnA Prayer for Owen Meany - 2 copiesFranklin Center, PA / New YorkFranklin Library / William Morrow...Comprises: First Edition, signed by Irving on special preliminary leaf, gilt-decorated...1989$200-$300$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnThe Cider House RulesNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1985$200-$300$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnThe Cider House RulesNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by John Irving on the limitation page....1985$250-$350$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Irving, JohnA Prayer for Owen MeanyNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1989$800-$1200$840 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/27/2004Irving, JohnThe Cider House RulesNew YorkWilliam Morrow...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1985$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale