The Thurber Carnival Author:James Thurber James Thurber - an authentic American genius. The Thurber Carnival - the cream of his work. — "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty"; "The Secret Life of James Thurber"; some stores never published before in book form; fables, drawings; "The War Between Men & Women"; full-length books; "There's an Owl in My Room"; and much much more in this big wonde... more »rful collection.« less
One of America's foremost essayists. He wrote during the first half of the 20th century. Tongue in cheek, laugh at yourself, truly humorous. If you've never read Thurber before this collection is a good way to start. He was also an unique artist and some of his cartoons are included.