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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz - Hardcover - First Edition - Later Printing - 2007 - from Armadillo Alley Books (SKU: 2347)

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

by Junot Diaz

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0525534504
ISBN 13
9780525534501
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New York: Riverhead Books, 2007. SIGNED. New. First edition, 26th printing with number line ending in 26. Signed by Junot Diaz on the publisher's bound-in page. The book is tight and square with solid hinges, sharp tips and clean unmarred boards. Textblock is clean with no writing, bookplate or markings and not BCE, ex-library or remaindered. Dust jacket is unclipped ($26.00) and Fine. Protected in a new Brodart cover. Purchased new at Barnes & Noble. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.

Synopsis

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) is a best-selling novel written by Dominican author Junot Díaz. Although a work of fiction, the novel is set in New Jersey where Díaz was raised and deals explicitly with his ancestral homeland's experience under dictator Rafael Trujillo. It has received numerous positive reviews from critics and went on to win numerous prestigious awards in 2008, such as the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

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Bookseller
Armadillo Alley Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2347
Title
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Author
Junot Diaz
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition - Later Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0525534504
ISBN 13
9780525534501
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2007
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