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Alarms and diversions, by James Thurber

Label
Alarms and diversions
Title
Alarms and diversions
Statement of responsibility
by James Thurber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A book for people who like to laugh and know how to think, selected from Thurber's work over 30 years - one third of the text never before in book form
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1961
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thurber, James
Dewey number
817.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3539.H94
LC item number
A7 1957
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Alarms and diversions, by James Thurber
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The ladies of Orlon ; The first time I saw Paris ; The psychosemanticist will see you now, Mr. Thurber ; It's your Mother ; Two o'clock at the Metrople ; Get thee to a monastery ; A holiday ramble ; "There's something out there!" ; The moribundant life, or, Grow old along with whom? ; Merry Christmas -- 2. A gallery of drawings -- 3. File and forget ; A sort of genius ; The waters of the moon ; Exhibit X -- 4. A new natural history -- 5. A final note on Chanda Bell ; There's a time for flags ; Am not I your Rosalind? ; The French far West -- 6. The masculine approach -- 7. A friend to Alexander ; The figgerin' of Aunt Wilma ; Mr. Punch ; The white rabbit caper ; My own ten rules for a happy marriage -- 8. The race of life -- 9. The interview ; Daguerreotype of a lady ; A call on Mrs. Forrester ; There's no place like home ; The lady on the bookcase -- 10. A miscellany -- 11. Do you want to make something out of it? ; The whip-poor-will ; The ordeal of Mr. Matthews ; Lavender with a difference -- 12. The last flower
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
367 pages
Lccn
57008181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00290332
  • (Sirsi) o00290332
  • (OCoLC)290332
Label
Alarms and diversions, by James Thurber
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The ladies of Orlon ; The first time I saw Paris ; The psychosemanticist will see you now, Mr. Thurber ; It's your Mother ; Two o'clock at the Metrople ; Get thee to a monastery ; A holiday ramble ; "There's something out there!" ; The moribundant life, or, Grow old along with whom? ; Merry Christmas -- 2. A gallery of drawings -- 3. File and forget ; A sort of genius ; The waters of the moon ; Exhibit X -- 4. A new natural history -- 5. A final note on Chanda Bell ; There's a time for flags ; Am not I your Rosalind? ; The French far West -- 6. The masculine approach -- 7. A friend to Alexander ; The figgerin' of Aunt Wilma ; Mr. Punch ; The white rabbit caper ; My own ten rules for a happy marriage -- 8. The race of life -- 9. The interview ; Daguerreotype of a lady ; A call on Mrs. Forrester ; There's no place like home ; The lady on the bookcase -- 10. A miscellany -- 11. Do you want to make something out of it? ; The whip-poor-will ; The ordeal of Mr. Matthews ; Lavender with a difference -- 12. The last flower
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
367 pages
Lccn
57008181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00290332
  • (Sirsi) o00290332
  • (OCoLC)290332

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