“Be aware of this truth that the people on this earth could be joyous, if only they would live rationally and if they would contribute mutually to each others' welfare": First Edition of Palm Sunday; Signed by Kurt Vonnegut on the half title page

  • Palm Sunday.

Palm Sunday.

Item Number: 46051

New York: Delacorte Press, 1981.

First edition of this collection of short stories, speeches, essays, letters. Octavo, original half cloth. Boldly signed by Kurt Vonnegut on the half-title page. Near fine in a fine dust jacket.

In Palm Sunday, Kurt Vonnegut writes with beguiling wit and poignant wisdom about his favorite comedians, country music, a dead friend, a dead marriage, and various cockamamie aspects of his all-too-human journey through life. This is a work that resonates with Vonnegut’s singular voice: the magic sound of a born storyteller mesmerizing us with truth.