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Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons: (Opinions)

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Dial Press: 1999

Seller ID: 2176839

Condition: Fine


BRAND NEW from publisher. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons (Opinions) is a rare opportunity to experience Kurt Vonnegut speaking in his own voice about his own life, his views of the world, his writing, and the writing of others. An indignant, outrageous, witty, deeply felt collection of reviews, essays, and speeches, this is a window not only into Vonnegut’s mind but also into his heart. View more info

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Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons: (Opinions)

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200991

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A bit smoky, jacket flaps lightly toned. 1974 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxvii, [3], 285 pp. 8vo. Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons (Opinions) is a rare opportunity to experience Kurt Vonnegut speaking in his own voice about his own life, his views of the world, his writing, and the writing of others. An indignant, outrageous, witty, deeply felt collection of reviews, essays, and speeches, this is a window not only into Vonnegut’s mind but also into his heart. View more info

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Bagombo Snuff Box: Uncollected Short Fiction

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2000

Seller ID: 2176841

Condition: Fine


BRAND NEW from publisher. 2000 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Vonnegut said that his last book, Timequake (1997), would be his last, but no one as imaginative and in love with language and story can resist the lure of the page, and it's obvious that he had a grand time working on this collection of his vintage stories. Bagombo Snuff Box resurrects Vonnegut's earliest efforts, stories written during the fifties and sixties for such popular venues as The Saturday Evening Post and Collier's. In his engagingly autobiographical introduction, Vonnegut describes his st... View more info

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Galapagos

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence: 1985

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 2261630

ISBN: 0385294166

Condition: Near Fine


First trade edition. Ink name on front endpaper. 1985 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 295 pp. Leon Trout, the ghost of a decapitated shipbuilder, narrates the humorous, ironic and sometimes carping decline of the human race, as seen through the eyes and minds of the survivors of a doomed cruise to the Galapagos Islands. View more info

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Hocus Pocus

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199914

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridge foxed, top edge smudged.Very Good. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 303 pp. 8vo. A novel bwith themes of class, race, crime, suicide, and globalization, by the author of Slaughterhouse-Five and Cat's Cradle. View more info

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Cat's Cradle

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Dial Press: 2010

Seller ID: 2176854

Condition: Fine


BRAND NEW from publisher. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 288 pp. 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. View more info

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The Vonnegut Quartet: Breakfast of Champions; Mother Night; Player Piano; Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dell: 1976

Seller ID: 2272842

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. Single light crease to spine of Mother Night, otherwise an exceptional set. 1976 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Four paperbacks, issued in a slipcase illustrated with a photograph of the author by Jill Krementz. Vonnegut is most well-known for Slaughterhouse-Five, and was among the more unique voices in 20th century American fiction. Includes: Breakfast of Champions; Mother Night; Player Piano; Wampeters, Foma & Granfalloons. View more info

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Bluebeard

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274187

ISBN: 0385295901

Condition: Good


First trade edition. Edges foxed, a bit smoky, faint stain on jacket spine base. 1987 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 300 pp. 8vo. Broad humor and bitter irony collide in this fictional autobiography of Rabo Karabekian, who, at age seventy-one, wants to be left alone on his Long Island estate with the secret he has locked inside his potato barn. But then a voluptuous young widow badgers Rabo into telling his life story—and Vonnegut in turn tells us the plain, heart-hammering truth about man’s careless fancy to create or destroy what he loves. View more info

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Slapstick or Lonesome No More! (The First Edition Society)

By: Vonnegut, Kurt

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Franklin Library: 1976

Seller ID: 2285668

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, preceding the Delacorte trade edition. 1976 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 256, [2] pp. 8vo. Light brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Wilbur Swain and his twin sister, Eliza, are so immensely hideous, helpless and vile in their infancy that their wealthy parents are forced to send them to live on a nearby asteroid. But behind their facade of idiocy, the monstrous pair possess a joint intelligence that could outstrip the most advanced computers. View more info

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Slapstick or Lonesome No More!

By: Vonnegut, Kurt Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274127

ISBN: 0385289448

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards lightly soiled, page ridges lightly foxed, jacket lightly toned, 1/2 inch closed jacket tear, front jacket flap corner lightly creased. 1977 Hard Cover. 243, [1] pp. 8vo. Wilbur Swain and his twin sister, Eliza, are so immensely hideous, helpless and vile in their infancy that their wealthy parents are forced to send them to live on a nearby asteroid. But behind their facade of idiocy, the monstrous pair possess a joint intelligence that could outstrip the most advanced computers. View more info

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A Man Without A Country

By: Vonnegut, Kurt; Simon, Daniel - editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Seven Stories Press: 2005

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2292453

ISBN: 158322713X

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. An exceptional copy. 2005 Hard Cover. 146 pp. A Man Without a Country is Kurt Vonnegut’s hilarious and razor-sharp look at life (“If I die—God forbid—I would like to go to heaven to ask somebody in charge up there, ‘Hey, what was the good news and what was the bad news?’”), art (“To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.”), politics (“I asked former Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton what he thought of our great victory over Iraq and he said, ‘Mohammed Ali versus Mr. Rogers.’”), and the condition of the soul of ... View more info