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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Bloomsbury (January 1, 2016)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1408839997
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1408839997
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.05 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.12 x 1.65 x 7.76 inches
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