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Mr. Sammler"s planet

Saul Bellow

Mr. Sammler"s planet

by Saul Bellow

  • 313 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Holocaust survivors -- Fiction,
    • City and town life -- Fiction,
    • Intellectuals -- Fiction,
    • Jewish men -- Fiction,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSaul Bellow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.B41937 Mi8, PS3503.E4488 Mi8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4909306M
      ISBN 100140044191
      LC Control Number76058850

      Mr. Artur Sammler, Holocaust survivor, intellectual, and occasional lecturer at Columbia University in s New York City, is a "registrar of madness," a refined and civilized being caught . Editions for Mr. Sammler's Planet: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in.

      Of the several books I read, Mr. Sammler’s Planet ( pp) struck me as the most surprising, courageous, and challenging. Ms. Eisenberg’s advocacy, at a PEN World Voices panel, . Mr. Sammler's planet will be terra firma to all Bellow admirers. The novel is, as Herzog was, a polemic, or discourse--a dazzling discourse commenting on man and always searching for .

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently . “HE OPENED OUR UNIVERSE A LITTLE MORE. WE OWE HIM EVERYTHING”: FIRST EDITION OF MR. SAMMLER’S PLANET, SIGNED BY SAUL BELLOW. BELLOW, Saul. Mr. Sammler's Planet. New York: Viking, (). Octavo, original half blue cloth, original dust jacket. First edition of the novel that won Bellow the National Book .


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