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SLOW LEARNER

by Pynchon, Thomas

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SLOW LEARNER, L-B, 1984, first edition, fine in near fine dust-wrapper with 3 short tears.

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Slow Learner is the 1984 published collection of six early novellas by the American novelist Thomas Pynchon. The book is also notable for its introduction, written by Pynchon. His comments on the stories after reading them again for the first time in many years, and his recollection of the events surrounding their creation, amount to the author's only autobiographical comments to his readers.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
SLOW LEARNER
Author
Pynchon, Thomas
Book Condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Little, Brown
Date Published
1984
Keywords
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