“Oh, Kate!” said Dickory, “you should
have seen that wonderful pirate fight” Frontispiece
“If you talk to me like that I will cut you
down where you stand!&rd...
Frank R. Stockton is best remembered as the author of the short story "The Lady, or the Tiger"," but he is also acknowledged as an American humorist and the first associate editor of prestigious chil...
An author whose best-sellers were discussed from California to India in his time, Frank Stockton is known today mainly for "The Lady, or the Tiger"" (Century, November 1882; collected in The Lady, or ...