Stockton, Frank R.
Title The Casting Away of Mrs Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine with its sequel The Dusantes
Binding Soft cover
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition 4th Edition
Publisher Dover Publications, Inc., 180 Varick Street, New York, New York., U.S.A.
Seller ID 884
ex-library "This new Dover edition, first published in 1961, is an unabridged and unaltered republication of the work first published by the Century Company in 1886, 1892, and 1898. The illustrations in this edition are by Frederic Dorr Steele and are from the original edition." pages are swen in signitures. 142 pages. 49 illustrations. "It is unfortunate that the popularity of "The Lady or The Tiger?", Frank Stockton's well-known story, should tend to obscure his reputation as one of America's finest humorists. Stockton was, in fact, principal humorist of the light tradition of the 1880's. "The Casting Away of Mrs Lecks and Mrs Aleshine" was his masterpiece.two middle-aged American women on some of the strangest adventures on record."some shelf wear, inside clean, pages tight. library stamps, tape, and pocket.