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VONNEGUT, Kurt. Slapstick or Lonesome No More! Illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker. Franklin Library Edition. Franklin Center, Pennsylvania : The Franklin Library, 1976. Limited Edition privately printed exclusively for Members of the First Edition Society. Pp. (12),1-,(2). Illustrated. 8vo (161 x 210 mm), tan full leather with gilt decoration to the front and rear boards, gilt lettering to spine, four raised bands to spine, all edges gilt, tan ribbon marker.
Kurt Vonnegut (b. November 11, 1922, Indianapolis, Indiana – d. April 11, 2007) was an American author. In a career spanning over 50 years, Vonnegut published fourteen novels, three short story collections, five plays, and five works of non-fiction, with further collections being published after his death.
Robert Andrew Parker (b. 1927, Norfolk, Virginia) is an American artist known for both his paintings and prints of figures, landscapes, and animals. Parker has produced set designs for operas and films, as well as illustrations for over 40 children’s books during the course of his career.
"This is the closest I will ever come to writing an autobiography. I have called it 'Slapstick' because it is grotesque, situational poetry - like the slapstick film comedies, especially those of Laurel and Hardy, of long ago. It is about what life feels like to me." - from the Prologue
An attractive copy of this classic science fiction novel. 50.00
Title: Slapstick or Lonesome No More! Franklin Library Edition
Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, Franklin Library: 1976
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 116719