James Thurber a Reader's Guide

James Thurber a Reader's Guide : Together With Other Considerations

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Full appreciation has never been given to the genius of James Thurber, one America’s most acclaimed humorists and a shaping force of theNew Yorker in its first decades. Alan Vanneman provides a thorough review of Thurber’s work, giving special consideration to Thurber’s “serious” articles and stories, which run the gamut from touching to nightmarish. Vanneman also includes a short collection of essays on Thurber’s fellow New Yorker writers E. B. White and Wolcott Gibbs and several more on the subject perhaps dearest to Thurber’s heart, words. A complete index is included as well.Alan Vanneman is the author of the following works of fiction:Brief Lives A collection of short storiesVorak of KolnapAuthor! Author! Auden, Oates and UpdikeSherlock Holmes and the Hapsburg TiaraSherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatrashow more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 9.4mm
  • Createspace Independent Pub
  • English
  • 1514697076
  • 9781514697078