The infamous words “Love means not ever having to say you’re sorry.”…Segal’s blockbuster hit of the 70s. The movie production credits with Academy award nominations, and won an Oscar for best original score. Sold here as a set includes the continued story of Oliver.
1 Love Story book Erich Segal 1970 hardcover with dust jacket, book club edition, Harper & Row, 125 pages Former Yale instructor/screenplay writer’s bestselling first novel. Provided the basis for the Hollywood box office-smash movie of the same name starring Ryan O’Neal and Ali McGraw. “Oliver Barrett IV went to Harvard, and Jenny Cavilleri to Radcliffe. He was rich, and she was poor. He was a jock; she was a serious music type. Nonetheless, they fell in love and got married. Their story is funny, touching, and infused with wonder, as all love stories should be. Dustjacket is in poor shape but the interior is tight, clean and unmarked.
2 OLIVER’S STORY, SEQUEL TO LOVE STORY, ERICH SEGAL, YEAR:1977, ERICH SEGAL Jenny Cavilleri’s death was the tragic climax of Love Story. Now, two years later, her husband, Oliver, is still unable to come to terms with his guilt and grief. All around him friends go on with the joyous experience of living. But he exists in a void. Until one day, by accident, he meets an unusual woman whose personal life is veiled in mystery. Oliver’s search to find out who she is becomes a quest for his own emotional identity: to find out who he is. In addition to such popular writing as Oliver’s Story, LOve Story, and Yellow Submarine, Erich Segal has published books and articles on Greek and Latin literature. ‘ He is married and lives in New England, the principal setting of his first two novels. CONDITION: BINDING INTACT, NO WRITING, NO RIPS, NO TEARS, DUSTJACKET HAS NUMEROUS LITTLE NICKS AND CHIPS ALONG THE EDGES, THERE IS ONE TORN SPOT ON THE BACK COVER,