From Ponkapog to Pesth

Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1883.

Price: $25.00

Hardcover. First edition. Pictorial green cloth stamped in brown and gilt. Cloth a touch soiled with small stain on rear board, corners lightly bumped, a very good or better copy. Author's travels from New England to Eastern Europe.

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From Ponkapog to Pesth. 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