Author:James Thurber

James Thurber
(1894–1961)
American humorist and cartoonist
James Thurber

WorksEdit

BooksEdit

  • Is Sex Necessary? or, Why You Feel The Way You Do (1929) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2025 due to (Renewal: R182672 ) (spoof of sexual psychology manuals, with E. B. White), 1929, 75th anniv. edition (2004) with foreword by John Updike, ISBN 0-06-073314-4
  • The Owl in the Attic and Other Perplexities (1931) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2027 due to (Renewal: R213366 )
  • The Seal in the Bedroom and Other Predicaments (1932) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2028 due to (Renewal: R258752 ); 1950, (Renewal: R679756) NM: author's memoir in book
  • My Life and Hard Times (1933) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2029 due to (Renewal: R268850 ) ISBN 0-06-093308-9
  • The Middle-Aged Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2031 due to (Renewal: R305688 )
  • Let Your Mind Alone! and Other More Or Less Inspirational Pieces, 1937
  • The Last Flower (1939) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2035 due to (Renewal: R401129 ); re-issued 2007 ISBN 978-1-58729-620-8
  • The Male Animal (stage play), 1939 (with Elliot Nugent)
  • Fables for Our Time and Famous Poems Illustrated, Prev. pub. serially in The New Yorker, Jan. 1939-Feb. 1940.
  • My World—and Welcome To It (1942) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2037 due to (Renewal: R475641 ) ISBN 0-15-662344-7
  • Many Moons (1943) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2039 due to (Renewal: R491245 ); 1945: (Renewal: R494414)
  • Men, Women, and Dogs (1943) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2039 due to (Renewal: R494920 )
  • The Great Quillow (1944) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2040 due to (Renewal: R514593 )
  • The Thurber Carnival (1945) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2041 due to (Renewal: R542224 ) (anthology). ISBN 0-06-093287-2
  • The White Deer (1945) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2041 due to (Renewal: R537129 )
  • The Beast in Me and Other Animals (1948) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2044 due to (Renewal: R618418 ) ISBN 0-15-610850-X
  • The 13 Clocks (1950) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2046 due to (Renewal: R679757 )
  • The Thurber Album (1952) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2048 due to (Renewal: RE083848 )
  • Thurber Country (1953) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2049 due to (Renewal: RE113370 )
  • Thurber's Dogs (1955) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2051 due to (Renewal: RE173171 )
  • Further Fables For Our Time (1956) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2052 due to (Renewal: RE217265 )
  • The Wonderful O (1957) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053 due to (Renewal: RE251666 ) (children)
  • Alarms and Diversions (1957) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053 due to (Renewal: RE251491 ) (anthology)
  • The World of John McNulty (1957) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2053 due to (Renewal: RE266221 )
  • The Years With Ross (1959) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2055 due to (Renewal: RE326500 ) ISBN 0-06-095971-1
  • A Thurber Carnival (1960) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2056 due to (Renewal: R542224 ) (stage play)
  • Lanterns and Lances (1961) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2057 due to (Renewal: RE438502 )

Posthumous Collections:

  • Credos and Curios (1962) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2057 due to (Renewal: RE526775 ) NM: changes, additions, revisions.
  • Thurber & Company, 1966 (ed. Helen W. Thurber)
  • Selected Letters of James Thurber, 1981 (ed. Helen W. Thurber & Edward Weeks)
  • Collecting Himself: James Thurber on Writing and Writers, Humor and Himself, 1989 (ed. Michael J. Rosen)
  • Thurber On Crime, 1991 (ed. Robert Lopresti)
  • People Have More Fun Than Anybody: A Centennial Celebration of Drawings and Writings by James Thurber, 1994 (ed. Michael J. Rosen)
  • James Thurber: Writings and Drawings, 1996, (ed. Garrison Keillor), Library of America, ISBN 978-1-88301122-2
  • The Dog Department: James Thurber on Hounds, Scotties, and Talking Poodles, 2001 (ed. Michael J. Rosen)
  • The Thurber Letters, 2002 (ed. Harrison Kinney, with Rosemary A. Thurber)

Short storiesEdit

See Articles
  • The Newcomer[1]

OtherEdit

  • The fifth New Yorker album, on foreword (Renewal: R258753)
  • The Wizard of Oz; bk., by L. Frank Baum. introd. by James Thurber. (Renewal: RE385308)
  • My country-in-law, by Mary Mian, with an introduction by James Thurber, illustrated by Maurice Duvalet (Renewal: R570492)
  • This Petty pace, a book of drawings (1945) (Renewal: R546306)
  • How to raise a dog: in the city, in the suburbs (James Roser Kinney and Ann Honeycutt, Illus.: James Thurber, 1938) – Copyrighted in the United States until 2034 due to (Renewal: R383270 )

FootnotesEdit

  1. Charles Grayson (2005). Stories for Men. Kessinger Publishing. p. p.424. ISBN 141911333X. 
 

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