Breakfast of champions / adapted by Robert Egan, from the novel by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
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- ISBN: 0795302428 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- ISBN: 9780795302428 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
- ISBN: 0795302460 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
- ISBN: 9780795302466 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : RosettaBooks, 2002.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Preliminaries; Copyright; Contents; Chapters 1 -- 5; Chapters 6 -- 11; Chapters12 -- 17; Chapters 17 -- 22; Chapters 22 -- 24.
Kurt Vonnegut's 'explosive meditation' of a novel Breakfast of Champions (1973) is subtitled Goodbye Blue Monday!. It is peppered with simple, childlike illustrations drawn by the author, and it tells a crazy-quilt story that eventually defies the constraints of the novel format itself. All of this seems to constitute an act of self-liberation, and it is: Vonnegut overhauling his creative world, breathing deeply and toying with the very nature of the novel.
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