Lawyer Quince, so called by his neighbours in Little
Haven from his readiness at all times to place at
their disposal the legal lore he had acquired from
a few old books while following ...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...