|Twain, Harte, Stoddard, Coolbirth - Ben Tarnoff's The Bohemians (Penguin, 2014)|
Friday, May 30, 2014
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
To mark the day, Mr. Pooter's account of a firework party:
From, of course, George and Weedon Grossmith's Diary of a Nobody, first published in Punch magazine, 1888-1889. Here's the original appearance of the entry above - from November 24, 1888. And because there's nothing, but nothing, more Pooterish than blogging, a couple of thoughts...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
|"Pumpkin Carving", Benjamin Franklin Reinhart, 1872 (via)|