Marjorie Daw

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1908.

Price: $25.00

Hardcover. Pictorial red cloth stamped in gilt, top edge gilt. Illustrated by John Cecil Clay. Spine faded, faint stain on front board, a very good copy lacking the dustwrapper and box.

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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