She is the author of Growing Up in Moscow: Memories of a Soviet Girlhood (Ticknor Fields, 1989).
Ticknor took place in an imaginary 19th century Boston, The Middle Stories took place in some imaginative realm.
She was rather abashed to hear Joy talk in such familiar terms of Mr. Ticknor.
I think you know that Osgood is a partner in Ticknor and Fields'.
I am lamer even than when Mr. Ticknor saw me, and sometimes cannot even dip the pen in the ink without holding it in my left hand.
Thereupon, Ticknor and Fields gave him notice that he mustn't play it.
Mr. Ticknor has a great head, and his hair is gray or grayish.
Ticknor's reminiscences of Webster, as quoted by Curtis, i, 216-17.
He gave aesthetic character to the house of Ticknor & Fields, but he was by no means a silent partner on the economic side.
Mr. Ticknor mentions that he too had a copy of this interesting volume.