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Burning Down the House: Essays on Fiction 2 Expanded Edition

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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Graywolf Press; 2 Expanded edition (September 2, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1555975089
  • ISBN-13: 978-1555975081
  • Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.8 x 7.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)
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