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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
by James Thurber
American humorist James Thurber’s classic short story is about a man who escapes the tedium of his mundane life by retreating into his vivid imagination. This e-book features the original story, a selection of Thurber drawings and a new introduction by Rosemary A. Thurber, the author’s daughter.
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James Thurber: Writings & Drawings (including The Secret Life of Walter Mitty) (Library of America)
by James Thurber
James Thurber, whimsical fantasist and deadpan chronicler of everyday absurdities, brought American humor into the 20th century. His comic persona, a modern citydweller whose zaniest flights of free association are tinged with anxiety, remains hilarious, subtly disturbing, and instantly recognizable. Here, in over 1000 pages, editor...
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Categories: All Humor
Memorable Quotations from James Thurber
by James Thurber
Born in Ohio, James Thurber (1894–1961) was an American humorist. He was a staff member (1927–33) of and major contributor to the New Yorker magazine. A profound psychological perception underlies his reflective, ironical cartoons and stories. Compilations of his works include The Owl in the Attic (1931), The Thurber Carnival (1945)...
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Categories: Unknown
Conversations With James Thurber ("Conversations With --" (2) Thurber, John Steinbeck Book 1)
by Thomas Fensch
In this captivating anthology of interviews with a great American humorist, the inimitable James Thurber can be heard again, sharIng his memories and insights and regaling us with his wit and imagination. In these pages one can hear Thurber again and can visualize the Thurber men, the Thurber women, the Thurber dogs, his...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Arts & Literature Bios & Memoirs
The 13 Clocks: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
by James Thurber
A giant of American humor makes his Penguin Classics debut with “probably the best book in the world” (Neil Gaiman, from the Introduction), in a stunning Deluxe Edition featuring the original, full-color illustrations   The hands of all thirteen clocks stand still in the gloomy castle on a lonely hill where a wicked Duke lives...
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Fantasy; Classic Fiction; Literary Fiction
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