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The Benchley Roundup (Harper Colophon, CN 461)

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Published by Harper & Row .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL9238644M
ISBN 100060904615
ISBN 109780060904616
OCLC/WorldCa4345997

The Benchley Roundup by Nathaniel Benchley. Cassell and Company Ltd. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. Dw has wear to extremeties, with the odd small chip, tears and sl chips to head of spine, and wear with sl nicks to tail, wear and sl chips and/or tear to corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; pages. The Benchley Roundup: A Selection by Nathaniel Benchley of his Favorites. Robert Benchley $ - $

Delta, Humor. First printing. Trade Size Paperback has cloth spine. Illustrated by Gluyas Williams. Favorite selections from Robert Benchley's humourous writings, chosen by his son Nathaniel. [x] pp. **faults: Preliminary and ending pages are. The Benchley Roundup: A Selection by Nathaniel Benchley of His Favorites by Robert C Benchley starting at $ The Benchley Roundup: A Selection by Nathaniel Benchley of His Favorites has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

His comic sketches were collected in fifteen volumes, including "My Ten Years in a Quandary, and How They Grew" () and "Benchley Beside Himself" (). His son Nathaniel edited a collection of his essays, "The Benchley Roundup" () and published a biography of his father in Robert Benchley died in Robert Charles Benchley (Septem – Novem ) was an American humorist best known for his work as a newspaper columnist and film actor. From his beginnings at The Harvard Lampoon while attending Harvard University, through his many years writing essays and articles for Vanity Fair and The New Yorker and his acclaimed short films, Benchley's style of humor brought him Children: 2, including Nathaniel.


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Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: University of Chicago Press; Reprint edition (October 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Cited by: 2.

This book contains many experiences as seen through the eyes of Robert Benchley. They were written at the turn of the last century, and thus, are a precious time capsule, a peek at a bygone era.4/5.

Tanning to edges and spine ends. Light rub wear to edges and bumped corners. Moderate shelf wear and markings to clipped jacket with tanning to spine and edges. Creasing and tears to edges with minor missing pieces. Check our feedback, all books quality controlled and dispatched within 24 hours of order/5(3).

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"The Benchley Roundup," a compendium of the most endearing and enduring work from one of America's funniest and most penetrating wits, includes some ninety-odd pieces selected by Benchley's son Nathaniel, "which seem to stand up best over the years.".

The Benchley Roundup collects those pieces, selected by Benchley's son Nathaniel, "which seem to stand up best over the years"-a compendium of the most endearing and enduring work from one of America's funniest and most penetrating wits.

33 quotes from Robert Benchley: 'Opera is when a guy gets stabbed in the back and, instead of bleeding, he sings.', 'The surest way to make a monkey of a man is to quote him.', and 'It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I.

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Benchley's sketches and articles, published in periodicals like "Life," "Vanity Fair," and "The New Yorker," earned him a reputation as one of the sharpest humorists of his time; his. The Benchley Roundup: A Selection by Nathaniel Benchley of His Favorites (), by Robert Benchley, LCCN ; Robert Benchley, a Biography (McGraw-Hill, ) Humphrey Bogart () Short fiction "Short Cut", The New Yorker, Janu ; Children's books I Can ReadChildren: Peter Benchley, Nat Benchley.

Bookmarked: Mallory Ortberg and The Benchley Roundup Posted on Aug Bookmarked is a new series in which She Does the City contributor, Erica Ruth Kelly, speaks to some of our favourite women about the books and stories that shaped them.The Benchley Roundup has chosen as fine and as funny a collection of Benchley stories as any the humorist himself collected and published in book form.

Benchley's style, however, is a.