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God bless you, Mr Rosewater; or, Pearls before swine

Kurt Vonnegut

God bless you, Mr Rosewater; or, Pearls before swine

by Kurt Vonnegut

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


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Statement[by] Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14967669M
ISBN 100224609955

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Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater or Pearls Before Swine looks at a man with nearly unlimited money, Eliot Rosewater, who wants to help the poor but more often seems out of touch, eccentric or downright insane.

There is a cartoon strip with this novel’s subtitle, Pearls Before Swine.4/5. God Bless you, Mr. Rosewater or Pearls Before Swine Paperback – January 1, by Kurt Vonnegut (Author)Author: Kurt Vonnegut.

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Price New from Used from Leather Bound "Please retry" — $ /5(14). God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater: Or, Pearls Before Swine A Panther book Delta Books Dial Press trade paperbacks Laurel book Panther book. Panther modern fiction Volume of Seymour Lawrence Books: Author: Kurt Vonnegut: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Delacorte Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects3/5(49).

"God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater" is a comic masterpiece. Eliot Rosewater, drunk, volunteer fireman, and President of the fabulously rich Rosewater Foundation, is about to attempt a noble experiment with human nature with a little help from writer Kilgore Trout. The result is Vonnegut's funniest satire, an etched-in-acid portrayal of the greed, hypocrisy, and follies of the flesh we are all 3/5(42).

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater () satirizes a benevolent foundation set up to foster the salvation of the world through love, an endeavor with, of course, disastrous results. Slaughterhouse-Five; or The Children's Crusade () is the book that marked a turning point in Vonnegut's career.3/5(43).

An enjoyable book if you like Vonnegut. His usual social commentary. God Bless you Mr. Rosewater focuses on who we help and how we judge others. The premise: Mr. Rosewater is a man with about 80 million dollars, he uses mostly to help the people of his town.

He pays their car payments, gives them money for whatever they by: 3. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater: Or, Pearls Before Swine Hardcover – 1 Jun. by Kurt Vonnegut (Author)/5(). God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater: Or, Pearls Before Swine is the story of a multimillionaire who, traumatized by a wartime experience, tries to compensate with philanthropy and by treating the.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vonnegut, Kurt. God bless you, Mr. Rosewater. London: Jonathan Cape, [] (OCoLC) Get this from a library.

God bless you, Mr. Rosewater: or, Pearls before swine. [Kurt Vonnegut] -- A lawyer schemes to gain control of a large fortune by having the present claimant declared insane.

This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine by Kurt Vonnegut. "A sum of money is a leading character in this tale about people, just as a sum of honey might properly.

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (), also known as Pearls Before Swine, a satirical novel by American author Kurt Vonnegut Jr., centers on the escapades of multimillionaire Eliot Rosewater, who develops a social conscience after suffering a wartime trauma and initiates a radical plan to redistribute his wealth to help the nation’s poor.

Get this from a library. God bless you, Mr. Rosewater: or, Pearls before swine. [Kurt Vonnegut]. In "God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater" Kurt Vonnegut (one of my favorite authors) takes on the class system, capitalism, and philanthropy to splendid, wickedly funny -- and hopelessly accurate -- effect.

It is the tale of the Rosewater family, which has amassed a fortune totalling $87, and devised an elaborate foundation to protect their Cited by: 3. First Edition. GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER, OR PEARLS BEFORE SWINE, Holt, Rinehart & Winston,first edition, just about fine in like dust-wrapper.

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Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine Kurt Vonnegut This Study Guide consists of approximately 30 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of God Bless You, Mr.

Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine. Second only to Slaughterhouse-Five of Vonnegut’s canon in its prominence and influence, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater () presents Eliot Rosewater, an itinerant, semi-crazed millionaire wandering the country in search of heritage and philanthropic outcome, introducing the science fiction writer Kilgore Trout to the world and Vonnegut to the collegiate audience which would soon make him a.

Second only to Slaughterhouse-Five of Vonnegut's canon in its prominence and influence, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater () presents Eliot Rosewater.

God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater is not unlike other satirical pieces by Vonnegut in its wit and flow and style. The piece does, however, win my hands down approval as my personal favorite by him.

It is a very fun read on many levels, humorous and ironically frightening. A must have for any literature aficionado/5(14).God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine Themes Kurt Vonnegut This Study Guide consists of approximately 30 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of God Bless You, Mr.

Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine.God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater, or, Pearls Before Swine Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium Kurt Vonnegut This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.