1. Is Sex Necessary?
(with E. B. White), 1929
Short pieces by both authors concerning
issues between men and women.
2. The Owl in the Attic, 1931
Contains the "Pet Department."
3. The Seal in the Bedroom, 1932
His first collected drawings: men,
women, and dogs.
4. My Life and Hard Times
Stories about his hometown, Columbus,
Ohio, his family, and his schooling. Includes the famous story
"The Night the Ghost Got In."
5. The Middle-Aged Man on the Flying
Short pieces and drawings.
6. Let Your Mind Alone!, 1937
Parodies of the popular psychology
and self-help books of the time.
7. Cream of Thurber, 1939
Select pieces from the first six
books, published only in the United Kingdom.
8. The Last Flower, 1939
A narrative cartoon about men, women,
war, peace, and love.
9. The Male Animal (with Elliot Nugent),
A three-act play about the war between
men and women.
10. Fables For Our Time, 1940
A large collection of fables, including
the well-known "The Unicorn in the Garden."
11. My WorldAnd Welcome To It,
Contains "The Secret Life of Walter
Mitty" and a number of pieces on the use and misuse of language.
12. Many Moons, 1943
A children's story about the Princess
Lenore, who won't be content until she has the moon.
13. Men, Women And Dogs, 1943
A book of drawings with an introduction
by Dorothy Parker.
14. The Great Quillow, 1944
A children's book about a little
toy maker who saves the village from a gruesome giant.
15. The Thurber Carnival, 1945
A collection of stories and drawings
from previously published works. (This collection was Thurber's
greatest commercial success.)
16. The White Deer, 1945
A medieval fantasy children's book
in which Princess Rosanne is changed into a deer and then rescued
by the love of a prince.
17. The Beast in Me and Other Animals,
Drawings, essays, and short stories.
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