One of my favourite books of all time, I Am a Cat by Natsume Soseki is a comic masterpiece. Set in Tokyo Terminado “Soy un Gato” de Natsume Souseki. Un gato sin nombre, narrador y protagonista, se convierte en observador y crítico de la sociedad japonesa de su tiempo. El perspicaz y sabiondo felino se. Results 1 – 30 of 66 Yo, el gato by Sóseki, Natsume and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at

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If you read one Soseki book besides Botchan, make it this o One of my favourite books of all time, I Am a Cat by Natsume Soseki is a comic masterpiece.

I Am a Cat

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Still, the philosophical bits and the humour were really good, would be nice if someone makes a compilation of these parts: I’ve been a cat now for what seems like an eternity.

Discorsi che, alla fine, non porteranno assolutamente a nulla. I wouldn’t mind if he used his head and bought in moderation, but no. Ho riso tantissimo, ma mi ha dato tantissimo, attuale come ben piazzato nel suo tempo.

Reading Challenge Pop Soseii The cat is sitting there thinking “heh, what a moron! Even the no-name cat remarks on his uncanny ability to read human minds and decipher the psychology behind our actions. Clearly this novel will not be to the taste of many readers, even those who enjoy literary reads. No hay nada que te haga seguir leyendo a menos que lo que quieras es dormir. A very slow-reading book. The same truth applies in every context you may care to posit. Then, at the end of the month, he adopts an attitude of complete detachment.


But whe ‘I am a Cat’ is gatl the first of Natsume’s “major works”, and if this had been the first book of his I’d read, I regret to say it would’ve probably been my last.

It’s seriously the same story over and over, that being nahsume a cat that tells the story of people that lives around. Dec 28, Kimley rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Love the scholar group– their literature talk and hilarious dialogues, all those social and philosophy debates.

Padahal tokoh utamanya adalah seekor kucing yang berasal dari jalanan. Published April natume Impedimenta first published Molti si saranno posti questa domanda. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? If one enjoys reading The Atlantic Magazine, or books of essays, this is a good read.

Goldfield’s right-hand man but still a friend, having gone to university with Sneazeand Tatara Sampei, mining company lawyer, who asks if he can cook and eat the cat after a burglary the cat failed to stop a burglar. Want to Read saving…. The cat’s voice is decently translated, although the prose feels quite dry, and a few explanatory footnotes of certain very culture-specific jokes wouldn’t have gone amiss.

Each character will remind the reader of someone he or she knows, and the changes between the 19th and 20th centuries, as well as how individuals deal with them, must have an amplified analogue in the shifting sands of the early 21st century.

Soy un gato

Uno stile profondamente moderno rende la lettura un vero piacere. Too draggy at some point, whimsical fl another point. Yah, mungkin seperti yang tertulis di kata pengantar, mengingat awalnya Soseki hanya berniat menulis bab pertama buku ini sebagai cerita lepas, mungkin dia juga tidak memiliki rencana yang jelas untuk mengembangkan ceritanya.


I e Finally this is Over But it was a real slog.

Soy un gato by Sōseki Natsume (2 star ratings)

This is considered to be a seminal work of Japanese literature, but its charm was lost on me. Sabe leer, y se pierde eso del narrador en primera persona y se vuelve un narrador omnisciente que sabe hasta lo que piensa su amo. Refresh and try again. Ada banyak kelucuan, serta pemikiran menarik di sini, walau tidak semuanya menantang. Los personajes llegan a resultar cansinos e incluso el sarcasmo del gato — el verdadero punto alto del libro — se hace menos presente y disminuye en intensidad.

I ended up skimming the third volume which added to the feeling of disappointment that made me think “why the hell was I so excited to read this?!! Hence, I found myself unable to believe its views.

I did like the funny translation of shamisen as cat-banjo since that’s one of the traditional skins used to make it. I wouldn’t mind if he used his head and bought in moderation, but no. You meet a man, you take a scunner to him, you get into a quarrel, you fail to squash him, you take him to court, you win your case: At first it was funny and entertaining, but by the second volume the fun was sucked right out of it.

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