Questions tagged [eugene-field]

Questions about the works of the American writer Eugene Field Sr. (1850 – 1895) and his life as a writer. Field is known for his children's poetry and humorous essays.

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Any significance to the “Dutch clock” and “Chinese plate” in Eugene Field's “The Duel”?

I just learned from an answer to an ID question about the poem "The Duel", or "The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat", in which Eugene Field describes a vicious fight between two stuffed animals as told ...