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The Sportswriter

(1986)
(The first book in the Frank Bascombe series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book (nominee)
In the aftermath of his divorce and the death of his son, Frank Bascombe struggles to come to terms with failure and tries to find consolation in the arms of a new girlfriend. What he hoped would be an idyllic adventure turns into a succession of calamities.

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Hardback Editions

May 1998 : USA Hardback

Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-517-30791-X / 978-0-517-30791-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Value Publishing
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June 1996 : USA Hardback

Title: Sportswriter Signed Edition
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-676-51863-X / 978-0-676-51863-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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June 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-679-45451-9 / 978-0-679-45451-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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August 1986 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-00-271745-X / 978-0-00-271745-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Harvill Press
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Paperback Editions

August 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-7475-8517-2 / 978-0-7475-8517-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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August 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-7475-8638-1 / 978-0-7475-8638-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Export
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July 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-09-944709-6 / 978-0-09-944709-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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July 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sportswriter (Harvill Panther)
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 1-86046-171-9 / 978-1-86046-171-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Harvill Press
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June 1995 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Sportswriter: Bascombe Trilogy (1)
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-679-76210-8 / 978-0-679-76210-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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December 1987 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Sportswriter (Flamingo)
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-00-654248-4 / 978-0-00-654248-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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February 1986 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 0-394-74325-3 / 978-1-86046-171-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House/Vintage Contemporaries
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Audio Editions

August 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
Publisher: AudioGO Ltd
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March 2008 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Sportswriter: Frank Bascombe, Book 1
Author(s): Richard Ford
Publisher: Recorded Books
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March 2008 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Sportswriter: Frank Bascombe, Book 1
Author(s): Richard Ford
Publisher: Recorded Books
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1995 : USA Audio CD

Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
ISBN: 1-4281-4010-7 / 978-1-4281-4010-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

June 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Sportswriter
Author(s): Richard Ford
Publisher: Bloomsbury Paperbacks
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November 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Sportswriter: Bascombe Trilogy (1) (Vintage Contemporaries)
Author(s): Richard Ford
Publisher: Vintage
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