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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

by Junot Diaz

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
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New York: Riverhead / Penguin , 2007. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Signed by the author on the title page. Clean, square and tight. Pages are unmarked. Probably never been read. Jacket is bright and in wonderful shape - no creases or tears of any kind. A beautiful copy of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.

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
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Bookseller Inventory #
8801
Title
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Author
Junot Diaz
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Riverhead / Penguin
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2007
Pages
340
Keywords
Fiction, American
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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