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John irving (shown in 2016) is this year's winner of a lifetime achievement award celebrating literature's power to foster peace the water-method man (1972. Irving, john the water-method man new york: random house, (1972) octavo, original half navy cloth, original dust jacket first edition of irving's critically praised second novel, in original dust jacket. Editions for the water-method man: 034541800x (paperback published in 1997), 3257224451 (paperback published in 1992), 0345367421 (paperback published in.