James Thurber

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What kind of person was James Thurber?

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One of America's most highly regarded humorists, James Thurber achieved much success as both a writer and a cartoonist. His humor was unique in that it was simultaneously funny and serious. 

Thurber's writings and drawings are usually populated by men and women who struggle to cope with modern life and with each other (he frequently wrote about the friction between husbands and wives) often with puzzled dogs nearby, who quietly and compassionately observe the human scenes before them. One of his most anthologized...

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