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The crying of lot 49

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Publisher:
Harper Perennial,
Pub. Date:
2006, c1966.
Edition:
1st Harper Perennial modern classics ed.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
1060L
Description

Thomas Pynchon's classic post-modern satire, which tells the wonderfully unusual story of Oedipa Maas, first published in 1965.

When her ex-lover, wealthy real-estate tycoon Pierce Inverarity dies and designates her the co-executor of his estate, California housewife Oedipa Mass is thrust into a paranoid mystery of metaphors, symbols, and the United States Postal Service. Traveling across Southern California, she meets some extremely interesting characters, and attains a not-inconsiderable amount of self-knowledge.

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ISBN:
9780099532613
006091307
9780060913076
Lexile measure:
1060L
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Full title crying of lot 49
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Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-31 04:18:11AM
Last Indexed 2018-06-24 04:21:49AM

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