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Don Marquis

Born: July 29, 1878 in Walnut, Illinois
Died: December 29, 1937

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Don Marquis was born and raised in Walnut. He attended Knox Academy (now Knox College).

Biography: Don Marquis (pronounced 'mark' wis' (British), not 'mar kee' (French)) was an American humorist, journalist, and author. He was variously a novelist, poet, cartoonist, newspaper columnist, and playwright. He is best remembered for his humorous writing and creating the characters 'Archy' and 'Mehitabel'.


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Selected Titles

Archy and Mehitabel,
ISBN: 0385094787 OCLC: 1577919

Doubleday, Doran, Garden City, N.Y., 1931.

  Archy and Mehitabel.
ISBN: 9781435276802 OCLC: 227033108

Paw Prints 2008.

Danny's Own Story
ISBN: 9783842426726 OCLC: 916069555

tredition Hamburg 2011

Danny's Own Story
ISBN: 1419115022 OCLC: 493589

Hard Press 1912

ISBN: 1331446503 OCLC: 983362725

FORGOTTEN Books, [Place of publication not identified], 2015.

  Hermione And Her Little Group Of Serious Thinkers
ISBN: 9600040014558 OCLC: 1078574682

  Noah an' jonah an' cap'n john smith :
ISBN: 1176883283 OCLC: 944434492

Nabu Press, [Place of publication not identified] : 2010.

  Poems and portraits.
ISBN: 1141351463 OCLC: 946034252

Nabu Press, [Place of publication not identified] : 2010.

Sonnets to a Red Haired Lady, by a Gentlemen With a Blue Beard, and Famous Love Affairs
ISBN: 1417911271 OCLC: 172977706

Kessinger Publishing, LLC 2005

  Sonnets to a red-haired lady and famous love affairs (classic ... reprint).
ISBN: 1330352432 OCLC: 980511877

FORGOTTEN Books, [Place of publication not identified], 2015.

The cruise of the Jasper B
ISBN: 1406942901 OCLC: 12032368

Hard Press 1916

  The Cruise Of The Jasper B.
ISBN: 9600040009417 OCLC: 1078555838

  The revolt of the oyster
ISBN: 9781103604050 OCLC: 796662054

BiblioLife, [Charlston, S.C.] : [2012?]

The revolt of the oyster
ISBN: 1417908246 OCLC: 1216007

Kessinger Publishing, LLC 1922