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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. (SIGNED) by JUNOT DÍAZ - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 2008 - from Clearwater Books (SKU: BC12626)

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. (SIGNED)

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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. (SIGNED)

by JUNOT DÍAZ

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Faber, London, 2008. First UK Edition (first printing) - this copy signed by the author on the title page. 8vo. 339pp. Card wrappers (there was no casebound issue of either the UK or US first edition). A fine copy. The author's second book and first novel, following his short story collection 'Drown' (1996): the winner of multiple awards including the Pulitzer Prize.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine.

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
Clearwater Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
BC12626
Title
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. (SIGNED)
Author
JUNOT DÍAZ
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Faber, London
Date published
2008

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