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Thurber

Burton Bernstein

Thurber

a biography

by Burton Bernstein

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Arbor House Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Thurber, James, 1894-1961,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Humorists, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Cartoonists -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBurton Bernstein ; illustrated with drawings by James Thurber and photographs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3539.H94 Z57 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination532 p., [30] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages532
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2861728M
      ISBN 100877956901
      LC Control Number84024569

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      About James Thurber. The Modern Library has played a significant role in American cultural life for the better part of a century. The series was founded in by the publishers Boni and Liveright and eight years later acquired by Bennett Cerf and. Books and Reading: A Book of Quotations (Dover Thrift Editions) by John Keats, Mark Twain, Virginia Woolf, Andrew Carnegie, Theodore Roosevelt, James Thurber, Oprah Winfrey and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at stichtingdoel.com

      The Thurber Carnival by James Thurber and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at stichtingdoel.com Thurber Carnival by Thurber, First Edition - AbeBooks stichtingdoel.com Passion for books. Jun 24,  · "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" the classic short story by James Thurber, read by Patrick Frederic. The most famous of Thurber's stories, it .


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James Thurber, American writer and cartoonist, whose well-known and highly acclaimed writings and drawings picture the urban man as one who escapes into fantasy because he is befuddled and beset by a world that he neither created nor understands.

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A panel of national judges selects three finalists from eight or nine semi-finalists. The winner receives $5, and a commemorative plaque/5(61).James Grover Thurber (December 8, – November 2, ) was an American cartoonist, author, journalist, playwright, and celebrated wit.

Thurber was best known for his cartoons and short stories, published mainly in The New Yorker magazine and collected in his numerous books.James Thurber's unique ability to convey the vagaries of life in a funny, witty, and often satirical way earned him accolades as one of the finest humorists of the twentieth century.

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