Ring Lardner: Stories & Other Writings Cover Image
's most beloved humorist, equally admired by a popular audience and by literary friends like F. Scott Fitzgerald and Edmund Wilson. A sports
writer who became a sensation with his comic baseball
... eye on the hypocrisies, prejudices, and petty scheming of everyday life. In this Library of America
edition, editor Ian Frazier surveys the whole sweep of Lardner's talents, offering contemporary readers ...