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The writings of Bret Harte

Bret Harte

The writings of Bret Harte

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Co., Riverside Press in Boston, New York, Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature

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    Pagination20 v.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26910673M
    OCLC/WorldCa3759445

    Francis Bret Harte was an American author and poet, best remembered for his accounts of pioneering and mining in California. In … Harte was named editor of the Overland Monthly. Harte was born in the capital city of Albany, New York. There his support of Indians and Mexicans proved unpopular; after a massacre of Indians inwhich he editorially deplored, he found it advisable to leave town. Whether he ever engaged in homosexual acts is not known.

    Thank you for looking! Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. Provenance: Volume I fittingly bears the owner signature of Thomas F. Twain's criticisms can sting, but are generally tempered by humor; not here. I made the following changes:.

    It gives strong evidence that at an early period in his career he consorted with and even roomed with homosexual men. I challenge someone to make it worse. Rather than attracting praise, the poem garnered ridicule from his family. This edition, prepared with Harte's collaboration, is furnished with new introductions, a glossary of far-western terms, and a map, all composed by Harte. Receive Electronic Catalogues. The winter of — was particularly hard for Harte and his family.


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Writings [Autograph Edition], The. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Item # The Autograph Edition Signed by the Author and Illustrators HARTE, Bret. The Writings of Bret Harte. With introductions, glossary, and indexes.Francis Brett Hart (August pdf, – May 5, ), known as Bret Harte, was an Pdf short-story writer and poet, best remembered for his short fiction featuring miners, gamblers, and other romantic figures of the California Gold tjarrodbonta.com a career spanning more than four decades, he wrote poetry, plays, lectures, book reviews, editorials, and magazine sketches in addition to tjarrodbonta.com: August 25,Albany, New York, U.S.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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