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How to Be Alone: Essays Hardcover – 1 September 2002

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Farrar Straus & Giroux (T); 1st edition (1 September 2002)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 256 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0374173273
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0374173272
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 14.73 x 2.84 x 21.74 cm
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Jonathan Franzen is the author of five novels--Purity, Freedom, The Corrections, The Twenty-Seventh City, and Strong Motion--and five works of nonfiction and translation, including Farther Away, How to Be Alone, and The Discomfort Zone, all published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the German Akademie der Kunste, and the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

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