Fables of Our Time

Fables of Our Time

Paperback Harper Colophon Books

By (author) James Thurber

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  • Publisher: HarperPerennial
  • Format: Paperback | 136 pages
  • Dimensions: 134mm x 200mm x 12mm | 113g
  • Publication date: 1 March 1995
  • Publication City/Country: New York, NY
  • ISBN 10: 0060909994
  • ISBN 13: 9780060909994
  • Edition: Illustrated
  • Edition statement: Reissue, Illustrated
  • Illustrations note: b&w illustrations
  • Sales rank: 203,105

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"These tiny stories, in which a wide variety of animals show us how human we really are, are completely uproarious."-- "Saturday Review of Literature." Imperishably illustrated by Thurber himself."These tiny stories, in which a wide variety of animals show us how human we really are, are completely uproarious." "--Saturday Review of Literature"

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"These tiny stories, in which a wide variety of animals show us how human we really are, are completely uproarious.""-- Saturday Review of Literature""[Thurber] is not only a Landmark in American Humor...in the combination of his prose and pictures he is the funniest artist who ever lived and wrote it too."-- "The New Republic"

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Here are a score or more lessons-in-prose dedicated to conventional sinners and proving- what you will. The fables are imperishably illustrated, and are supplemented by Mr. Thurber's own pictorial interpretations of famous poems in a wonderful and joyous assemblage.