Clark, Thomas March
Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1812-1903) US cleric (he was the fifth Episcopal Bishop of Rhode Island) and author of the Young Adult tale, John Whopper, the Newsboy (July-October 1870 Old and New; 1871) as Anonymous, in which the eponymous newspaper delivery boy falls through a hole into the Hollow Earth eventually reaching China. En route he visits the North Pole. [JC]
Thomas March Clark
born Newburyport, Massachusetts: 4 July 1812
died Rhode Island: 7 September 1903
- John Whopper, the Newsboy (Boston, Massachusetts: Roberts Brothers, 1871) as Anonymous [hb/]
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