Marjorie Daw

Boston: Houghton Miffilin Co., 1908.

Price: $20.00

Hardcover. First edition. Illustrated by John Cecil Clay. Very good: Shows gold gild on top pg ends, red cloth w/gold stamping, staining/scuffing of panels/spine, bumping of corners-edges-ends, some pgs show light staining, inscription in pen on end pg. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

Item #242736

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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