Slaughterhouse-Five. First Edition (1969)
Book ID: 66569
Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade. New York: Delacorte Press, 1969. First Edition. Pp 186. Blue cloth boards in publisher’s dust jacket designed by Paul Bacon and with Photo of the Author to rear by Bossi. Browning to jacket and with some off-setting to half title, previous owner’s name to half title. Overall a good copy.
Using time travel as a plot device and the bombing of Dresden in World War II, the aftermath of which Vonnegut witnessed, Slaughterhouse-Five combines science fiction elements with an analysis of the human condition from an uncommon perspective.
One of his most popular works and widely regarded as a classic.
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