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Frank R. Stockton (1834–1902)

American popular novelist and short-story writer of mainly humorous fiction, best known as the author of the title story of a collection called The Lady, or the Tiger? (1884). Stockton contributed to and was on the staff of Hearth and Home and in 1873 became assistant editor of the St. Nicholas Magazine. His earliest fiction was written for ... See full bio »

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 2002 The Griffin and the Minor Canon (TV Movie) (story)
  Jackanory (TV Series) (book - 1 episode, 1971) (story - 1 episode, 1971)
- The Bee-Man of Orn (1971) ... (book)
- The Griffin and the Minor Canon (1971) ... (story - as Frank Stockton)
  Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1953 - 1954) (original story - 1 episode, 1954)
- The Magic Egg (1954) ... (story - as Frank Stockton)
- The Transferred Ghost (1954) ... (original story)
- A Tale of Negative Gravity (1953) ... (story - as Frank Stockton)
 1953 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Baker of Barnbury (1953) ... (short story)
 1942 The Lady or the Tiger? (Short) (story)

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