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Items related to Irvin S. Irvin S. Cobb: his life and achievements (American newspapermen, 1790-1933). ISBN 10: 0846400111, ISBN 13: 9780846400110.
Irvin S. Cobb: his life and achievements. Peducahans in history. The story of Paducah.
He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States. Cobb also wrote more than 60 books and 300 short stories. Some of his works were adapted for silent movies
Cobb is remembered best for his humorous stories of Kentucky and is part of the American literary regionalism school. A classic work of local color by Irvin S. Cobb, in which he created a South peopled with honorable citizens and charming eccentrics.
Cobb is remembered best for his humorous stories of Kentucky and is part of the American literary regionalism school. These stories were collected first in the book Old Judge Priest (1915), whose title character was based on a prominent West Kentucky judge named William Pitman Bishop. Cobb, in full Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb, (born June 23, 1876, Paducah, Kentucky, .
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Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb). He wrote for the New York World, Joseph Pulitzer's newspaper, as the highest paid staff reporter in the United States. Some of his works were adapted for silent (Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb).
Humor is merely tragedy standing on its head with its pants torn. Nevertheless, Ellis argues that Cobb's life and works are worthy of more detailed study, citing his wide-ranging contributions to media culture and his coverage of some of the biggest stories of his day, including on-the-ground reporting during World War I. A valuable resource for students of journalism, American humor, and popular culture, this illuminating biography explores Cobb's life. and his influence on early twentieth-century letters. Cobb, born (1876) and buried (1944) in Paducah, Kentucky, is one of the forgotten but venerable writers who began his career as a completely uncredentialed cub reporter for the Paducah Evening News.
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