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  • Hardcover: 368 pages
  • Publisher: Firefly Books; Enlarged 3rd edition (September 12, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1554073448
  • ISBN-13: 978-1554073443
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 1.2 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.9 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars 172 customer reviews
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