James Thurber Writings Drawings LOA 90

Gathers previously uncollected cartoons and humorous stories

James Thurber  Writings   Drawings  LOA  90

James Thurber Writings Drawings LOA 90

Gathers previously uncollected cartoons and humorous stories

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James Thurber: Writings & Drawings (LOA #90)
Language: en
Pages: 1004
Authors: James Thurber
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10 - Publisher:

Gathers previously uncollected cartoons and humorous stories
James Thurber: Writings & Drawings (LOA #90)
Language: en
Pages: 1024
Authors: James Thurber
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-10-01 - Publisher: Library of America

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 Garrison Keillor presents the
Washington Irving: History, Tales & Sketches (LOA #16)
Language: en
Pages: 1144
Authors: Washington Irving
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983-11-15 - Publisher: Library of America

Washington Irving’s career as a writer began obscurely at age seventeen, when his brother’s newspaper published his series of comic reports on the theater, theater-goers, fashions, balls, courtships, duels, and marriages of his contemporary New York, called Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. Written in the persona of an elderly gentleman
John Muir: Nature Writings (LOA #92)
Language: en
Pages: 928
Authors: John Muir
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-04-22 - Publisher: Library of America

Known as the "Father of the National Parks," John Muir wrote about the American West with unmatched passion and eloquence—as seen in this stunning, one-volume collection In a lifetime of exploration, writing, and passionate political activism, John Muir became America's most eloquent spokesman for the mystery and majesty of the
William James: Writings 1902-1910 (LOA #38)
Language: en
Pages: 1379
Authors: William James
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-02-01 - Publisher: Library of America

Philosopher and psychologist William James was the best known and most influential American thinker of his time. The five books and nineteen essays collected in this Library of America volume represent all his major work from 1902 until his death in 1910. Most were originally written as lectures addressed to