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Get Timequake from Amazon. View the Study Pack. View the Lesson Plans. Order our Timequake Study Guide. Plot Summary. Prologue, Chapters Chapters Free Quiz. Topics for Discussion. Print Word PDF. This section contains words approx. Themes Style Quotes. Putnam's Sons, NY Putnam's Sons, NY, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Covered in clear acrylic over parchment DJ. Science fiction. Signed on presentation page by Vonnegut. Some light spots  on top and fore-edge.
Otherwise fine. Rare with DJ.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 2. Published by Putnam, NY About this Item: Putnam, NY, Dust Jacket Included.
First edition, first prnt. One of a small number of specially bound and signed copies prepared for distribution to friends of the author and publisher. Bound in white cloth with red endpapers with glassine dustjacket. Signed by Vonnegut on the limitation page as issued. Minimal wear at the spine ends of the fragile glassine dustjacket; otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with a mylar cover. Signed by Author.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 3. Published by Putnam Adult About this Item: Putnam Adult, Condition: Very Good.
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First THUS. Putnam's Sons, ; special presentation edition prepared for friends of the author and publisher, signed by Kurt Vonnegut on presentation page; white speckled cloth boards, gilt bird cage on front board, gilt titling on spine; glassine dust jacket. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square; boards and text also very good. From a private collection. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 4. Published by Easton Press. From: veryfinebooks Kensington, NH, U. About this Item: Easton Press. Condition: New.
No Jacket. A signed, numbered edition; Number of 1, It is bound in full green leather with raised bands, featuring gilt stamped designs on the spine and covers. Easton Press. Norwalk, CT. A great unique gift for yourself or for a loved one.
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Beautifully illustrated and bound in full genuine leather. One of the most celebrated works of modern literature by a historical writer. A rare signed first edition for the discerning collector. Condition: Very Fine. The condition is of the highest quality.
A wonderful bright clean copy. Free of markings, writings, or stamps. No attached bookplates or indication of any removed. Not even a single scratch on the gilded page edges. Photos of the actual edition are included below. About A book of metafiction by the celebrated American novelist. In the year , a glitch in the space-time continuum occurs, making everybody repeat everything that had been done since According to science-fiction writer Kilgore Trout, a global timequake will occur in New York City on 13th February It is the moment when the universe suffers a crisis of conscience.
Should it expand or make a great big bang? It decides to wind the clock back a decade to , making everyone in the world endure ten years of deja-vu and a total loss of free will - not to mention the torture of reliving every nanosecond of one of the tawdiest and most hollow decades. With his trademark wicked wit, Vonnegut addresses memory, suicide, the Great Depression, the loss of American eloquence, and the obsolescent thrill of reading books.
About the author Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis in He studied at the universities of Chicago and Tennessee and later began to write short stories for magazines. During the Second World War he was held prisoner in Germany and was present at the bombing of Dresden, an experience which provided the setting for his most famous work to date, Slaughterhouse Five He has also published a volume of autobiography entitled Palm Sunday and a collection of essays and speeches, Fates Worse Than Death Signed by Author s.
Seller Inventory KV More information about this seller Contact this seller 5. Published by Putnam About this Item: Putnam, Quarter cloth with gilt decoration and paper-covered boards. Slate-colored speckled endpages. Signed by Vonnegut on the title page. Unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with an archival cover. Purportedly, there were only few copies of the first printing issued with the speckled endpages which preceedg the second state with plain slate-colored endpages.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 6. Fine in Fine, First State, speckled end papers, Signed in archival protection. More information about this seller Contact this seller 7. Published by Putnam New York About this Item: Putnam New York, Condition: As New. Limited Edition. Special limitation page signed and numbered by Kurt Vonnegut. The special binding features a self created die stamped caricature of the author.
Mr Vonnegut's last novel. And this is the nicest commemoration of that fact. Elegant slipcase bound in sand coloured buckram. I feel privileged to have spent several hours in the company of a most genial, affable and upbeat soul indeed Vonnegut has always had a true comic ear A beautifully fastidious writer, utterly original". The portraits of Vonnegut's first wife, brother and sister are beautiful, sharp, critical, loving".
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Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis in and studied biochemistry at Cornell University. An army intelligence scout during the Second World War, he was captured by the Germans and witnessed the destruction of Dresden by Allied bombers, an experience which inspired his classic novel Slaughterhouse-Five. After the war he worked as a police reporter, an advertising copywriter and a public relations man for General Electric.
His first novel, Player Piano , achieved underground success. Cat's Cradle was hailed by Graham Greene as 'one of the best novels of the year by one of the ablest living authors'. His eighth book, Slaughterhouse-Five, was published in and was a literary and commercial success, and was made into a film in Vonnegut was the author of thirteen other novels, three collections of stories and five non-fiction books.
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