(de gato cuna) por Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. (Author) Paperback on 08-sep-1998 (Pasta blanda)
- “A free-wheeling vehicle . . . an unforgettable ride!”—The New York Times
- Cat’s Cradle is Kurt Vonnegut’s satirical commentary on modern man and his madness. An apocalyptic tale of this planet’s ultimate fate, it features a midget as the protagonist, a complete, original theology created by a calypso singer, and a vision of the future that is at once blackly fatalistic and hilariously funny. A book that left an indelible mark on an entire generation of readers, Cat’s Cradle is one of the twentieth century’s most important works—and Vonnegut at his very best.
- “[Vonnegut is] an unimitative and inimitable social satirist.”—Harper’s Magazine
- “Our finest black-humorist . . . We laugh in self-defense.”—Atlantic Monthly
Información del producto
- PID OTY5MzIxNj
- Número de modelo 978-0385333481
- ISBN 978-0385333481
Descripción del producto
“A free-wheeling vehicle . . . an unforgettable ride!”
— The New York Times
“[Vonnegut is] an unimitative and inimitable social satirist.”
— Harper’s Magazine
“Our finest black-humorist . . . We laugh in self-defense.”
— Atlantic Monthly
From the Inside Flap
One of Vonnegut's major works, this is an apocalyptic tale of the planet's ultimate fate, featuring a cast of unlikely heroes.
Sobre el autor:
Kurt Vonnegut’s black humor, satiric voice, and incomparable imagination first captured America’s attention in The Sirens of Titan in 1959 and established him as
“a true artist” (The New York Times) with Cat’s Cradle in 1963. He was, as Graham Greene declared,
“one of the best living American writers.” Mr. Vonnegut passed away in April 2007.