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Inherent vice

Author: Thomas Pynchon
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2010, cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reluctantly investigating a kidnapping threat against his ex-girlfriend's billionaire beau, Doc Sportello tackles a bizarre tangle of nefarious characters before stumbling on a mysterious entity that may actually be a tax shelter for a dental group.
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Genre/Form: Noir fiction
Mystery fiction
Experimental fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Pynchon
ISBN: 9780143117568 0143117564
OCLC Number: 781071494
Description: 369 str. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Thomas Pynchon.

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Reluctantly investigating a kidnapping threat against his ex-girlfriend's billionaire beau, Doc Sportello tackles a bizarre tangle of nefarious characters before stumbling on a mysterious entity that may actually be a tax shelter for a dental group.

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