I am a cat: a novel

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Owen, 1971 - Fiction - 431 pages
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Written over the course of 1904-6, SosekiAEs comic masterpiece, I Am a Cat, satirizes the follies of upper-middle-class Japanese society during the Meiji era. With acerbic wit and sardonic perspective, it follows the whimsical adventures of a world-weary stray kitten who comments on the follies and foibles of the people around him. The New Yorker called it oa nonchalant string of anecdotes and wisecracks, told by a fellow who doesn't have a name, and has never caught a mouse, and isn't much good for anything except watching human beings in action...o

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Review: I am a Cat II (I am a Cat #2)

User Review  - Fairywitch - Goodreads

BORIN G. I read the first book and was bored, I have no idea why I went on to the second. Read full review

Review: I am a Cat II (I am a Cat #2)

User Review  - Eric - Goodreads

4 1/2. In some ways, I liked this even more than volume one. The proto-Proustian wisdom, details, studies, and wisecracks are all over the place, and make pretty much everything the "cat" says rather ... Read full review

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