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  • Series: With a New Afterword
  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Picador; 10th Anniversary ed. edition (August 2, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0312626681
  • ISBN-13: 978-0312626686
  • Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 16.1 x 207 inches
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