Marjorie Daw

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908.

Price: $30.00

Hardcover. Early reprint. Originally published in *Atlantic Monthly* in April, 1873. Illustrated by John Cecil Clay. Gilt decorated red cloth, top edge gilt. Gutter cracked before title, spine sunned and cocked, edges rubbed, very good.

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Marjorie Daw. Thomas Bailey ALDRICH.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich
birth name: Thomas Bailey Aldrich
born: 11/11/1836
died: 3/19/1907

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Poet, short-story writer, and editor whose use of the surprise ending influenced the development of the short story in America. He drew upon his childhood experiences in New Hampshire in his popular classic The Story of a Bad Boy (1870). - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore