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  • Paperback: 210 pages
  • Publisher: Del Rey; Reprint edition (February 3, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0345465512
  • ISBN-13: 978-0345465511
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.5 x 8.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
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