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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Paperback – 5 Feb 2009

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  • Paperback: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber; Main edition (5 Feb. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780571239733
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571239733
  • ASIN: 0571239730
  • Product Dimensions: 12.6 x 2.1 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars 98 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 21,120 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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