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James Thurber : the life and hard times / writer, producer, and director, Adam Van Doren.

Van Doren, Adam, 1962- (Added Author). Plimpton, George. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 57 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features : 2014.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Adam Van Doren.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, George Plimpton.
Summary, etc.:
The first major documentary on the life and work of one of America's greatest humorists. Known for his classic short story, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Thurber was a legendary contributor of prose and cartoons to The New Yorker magazine where he worked for many years.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: American wit and humor.
Cartoonists > United States > Biography.
Humorists, American > 20th century > Biography.

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