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The Resource Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow

Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow

Label
Mr. Sammler's planet
Title
Mr. Sammler's planet
Statement of responsibility
Saul Bellow
Title variation
Mister Sammler's planet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mr Artur Sammler, a lecturer at Columbia University in 1960s New York City, is a "registrar of madness," a refined and civilized being caught among people crazy with the promises of the future (moon landings, endless possibilities). His Cyclopean gaze reflects on the degradations of city life while looking into the sufferings of the human soul
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
National Book Award for Fiction, 1971.
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015034
Cataloging source
SALS
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1915-2005
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Bellow, Saul
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Penguin modern classics
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  • Holocaust survivors
  • Jewish men
  • Intellectuals
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1970
Control code
000042547459
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780141188812
Label
Mr. Sammler's planet, Saul Bellow
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 1970
Control code
000042547459
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780141188812

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