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The Banana Sculptor, the Purple Lady, and the All-Night Swimmer: Hobbies, Collecting, and Other Passionate Pursuits
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date April 1, 2002
Pages 304
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780743201223
ISBN-10 0743201221
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.25 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $25.00
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A humorous study of American leisure explores a wide variety of unusual activities and hobbies, from swimming the Great Lakes to growing bonsai trees. 35,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A humorous study of American leisure explores a wide variety of unusual activities and hobbies, from swimming the Great Lakes to growing bonsai trees. 35,000 first printing.

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Hardcover
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from Simon & Schuster (April 1, 2002)
9780743201223 | details & prices | 304 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $25.00
About: A humorous study of American leisure explores a wide variety of unusual activities and hobbies, from swimming the Great Lakes to growing bonsai trees.
Paperback
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from Simon & Schuster (August 24, 2007)
9781416575207 | details & prices | 299 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $20.95
About: We Americans love to look at ourselves.

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