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Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing

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ISBN-10: 0321968123

ISBN-13: 9780321968128

Edition: 2015

Authors: X. J. Kennedy, Dana Gioia

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Book details

List price: $78.80
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Pearson College Div
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1200
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.716
Language: English