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The Resource World's great humorous stories, with an introduction by Irvin S. Cobb

World's great humorous stories, with an introduction by Irvin S. Cobb

Label
World's great humorous stories
Title
World's great humorous stories
Statement of responsibility
with an introduction by Irvin S. Cobb
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
KSU
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ1
LC item number
.W725 1944a
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Armed Services edition
Series volume
P-22
Label
World's great humorous stories, with an introduction by Irvin S. Cobb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published by arrangement with the World Publishing Company, Cleveland, Ohio."
  • Date of publication based on series numbering. Cf. Editions for the Armed Services, Inc., a history
  • Text in double columns
  • "This is the complete book--not a digest"--Cover
  • Publisher's advertisements for Armed services editions no.P1-P32 at end
Contents
Introduction / Irvin S. Cobb -- Pigs is pigs / Ellis Parker Butler -- Here we are / Dorothy Parker -- Mr. Preble gets rid of his wife / James Thurber -- The ransom of Red Chief / O. Henry -- Mr. K*a*p*l*a*n and Shakespeare / Leonard Q. Ross -- The open window / "Saki" (H.H. Munro) -- Cat's night out, or The fall of Sadri-Azem / Edward Peple -- The love kick / William Saroyan -- See here, Private Hargrove / Marion Hargrove -- Bella's a fine kid / Arthur Kober -- J'accuse / Robert Benchley -- Some like them cold / Ring Lardner -- Beat me, post-impressionist daddy / S.J. Perelman -- I'm in a hurry / William Hazlett Upson -- Arabian knights / Octavus Roy Cohen -- The lady of Lyons, N.Y. / H.C. Witwer -- Sam Small's better half / Eric Knight -- The kidnapped plumber -- Stephen Leacock -- The stolen cigar case of A. Co--n D--le / Bret Harte -- Mademoiselle Olympe Zabriski / Thomas Bailey Aldrich -- How Mr. Pickwick undertook to drive, and Mr. Winkle to ride; and how they both did it / Charles Dickens -- The facts concerning the recent resignation / Mark Twain -- Hark! from the tomb / Irvin S. Cobb
Dimensions
12 x 17 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy with class no.Z233 is part of a collection (Collection 504). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Armed Services Editions collection, 1943-1947. Item is in Box 14. Printed white and red wrappers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02679418
  • ucoclc2679418
Label
World's great humorous stories, with an introduction by Irvin S. Cobb
Publication
Note
  • "Published by arrangement with the World Publishing Company, Cleveland, Ohio."
  • Date of publication based on series numbering. Cf. Editions for the Armed Services, Inc., a history
  • Text in double columns
  • "This is the complete book--not a digest"--Cover
  • Publisher's advertisements for Armed services editions no.P1-P32 at end
Contents
Introduction / Irvin S. Cobb -- Pigs is pigs / Ellis Parker Butler -- Here we are / Dorothy Parker -- Mr. Preble gets rid of his wife / James Thurber -- The ransom of Red Chief / O. Henry -- Mr. K*a*p*l*a*n and Shakespeare / Leonard Q. Ross -- The open window / "Saki" (H.H. Munro) -- Cat's night out, or The fall of Sadri-Azem / Edward Peple -- The love kick / William Saroyan -- See here, Private Hargrove / Marion Hargrove -- Bella's a fine kid / Arthur Kober -- J'accuse / Robert Benchley -- Some like them cold / Ring Lardner -- Beat me, post-impressionist daddy / S.J. Perelman -- I'm in a hurry / William Hazlett Upson -- Arabian knights / Octavus Roy Cohen -- The lady of Lyons, N.Y. / H.C. Witwer -- Sam Small's better half / Eric Knight -- The kidnapped plumber -- Stephen Leacock -- The stolen cigar case of A. Co--n D--le / Bret Harte -- Mademoiselle Olympe Zabriski / Thomas Bailey Aldrich -- How Mr. Pickwick undertook to drive, and Mr. Winkle to ride; and how they both did it / Charles Dickens -- The facts concerning the recent resignation / Mark Twain -- Hark! from the tomb / Irvin S. Cobb
Dimensions
12 x 17 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy with class no.Z233 is part of a collection (Collection 504). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Armed Services Editions collection, 1943-1947. Item is in Box 14. Printed white and red wrappers.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02679418
  • ucoclc2679418

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