James Thurber was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1894. Famous for his humorous writings and illustrations, he was a staff member of The New Yorker for more than thirty years. He died in 1961.
Another great gift book. Anybody who you or your wife thinks is going to overthrow the government by violence bust be driven out of the country.Published 3 months ago by frankyladi
Pithy, insightful, and incredibly creative. He is wonderful.Published 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
I have always been an admirer of James Thurber's work -- it represents a wide-eyed view of the world with a cynical edge. This book has many of his most memorable fables.Published 15 months ago by R. Larson
This is a good book if you are into that kind of thing. If you aren't. Then don't buy it. If you are on the fence about this book, and this review is what will sway you into... Read morePublished 24 months ago by Ray Bennett
I was given this book in hardcover when I was about 10 by a family friend, the same friend who introduced me to astronomy and science... Read morePublished on July 16, 2012 by ccaissie