Title: Alarms And Diversions
Author: Thurber, James
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New York
Publication Date: 1957
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: G
Comments: Scratch on front board. Wear to headcap. Stain on top edge. Edges bumped. No d-j. FFEP and RFE tanned.
Synopsis: Another collection of Thurberiana, unique in that it contains a peppering of the author’s favorites, also an introduction to his “serious comedy.” Among the 32 stories lurk joyosities such as “The Lady of Orlon,” “The Psychosemanticist Will See You Now, Mr. Thurber,” “Get Thee to a Monastery” and “The Moribundant Life, or Grow Old Along with Whom?”