THE EMANCIPATION OF THADDEUS
They were very young, and possibly too amiable.
Thaddeus was but twenty-four and Bessie twenty-two
when they twain, made one, walked down the middle
aisle of St. Pe...
John Kendrick Bangs, as the invariable tripartite nomenclature on the spines of his many books might attest, was a genteel figure whose humorous writing is characterized by a gentle and, at times, unr...
During the 1890s and into the twentieth century John Kendrick Bangs was one of the major humorists in the United States. As humor editor of Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Harper's Bazar, Harper's Week...