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Harte, Bret

Other Names: Francis Bret Harte
Born: 25-8-1839 at Albany, New York, U. S. A.
Died: 6-5-1902

Summary of Biography

Popular American author, editor and poet, Harte is famed for his depiction of early pioneering days in California. At the start of his professional life, he worked as a teacher, miner, messenger, printer, journalist and editor.

Biography

Frances Bret Harte (1836 - 1902) was a celebrated author, editor, and poet best known for the portrayal of his childhood in California and his poetic masterwork, Dickens in Camp (1870). He started his literary career writing articles and poems. His most popular works include The Luck of Roaring Camp (1868), The Outcasts of Poker Flat (1869), and his comic poem Plain Language from Truthful James (1870). Harte died in England at the age of 66.

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This section contains 27 books
A Phyllis of the Sierras
A Phyllis of the Sierras


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Selected Writings
Selected Writings


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Trent's Trust and Other Stories
Trent's Trust and Other Stories


US$ 36.99
Stories in Light and Shadow
Stories in Light and Shadow


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Snow-bound at Eagle's
Snow-bound at Eagle's


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Sally Dows
Sally Dows


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A Ward of the Golden Gate
A Ward of the Golden Gate


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Under the Redwoods
Under the Redwoods


US$ 24.99
The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh and Other Tales
The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh and Other Tales


US$ 24.99
The Crusade of the Excelsior
The Crusade of the Excelsior


US$ 29.99
The Bell-Ringer of Angel's
The Bell-Ringer of Angel's


US$ 24.99
The Argonauts of North Liberty
The Argonauts of North Liberty


US$ 19.99
Thankful Blossom
Thankful Blossom


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Tales of the Argonauts
Tales of the Argonauts


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Susy
Susy


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Openings in the Old Trail
Openings in the Old Trail


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On the Frontier
On the Frontier


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Maruja
Maruja


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In the Carquinez Woods
In the Carquinez Woods


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In a Hollow of the Hills
In a Hollow of the Hills


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Found at Blazing Star
Found at Blazing Star


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Devil's Ford
Devil's Ford


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Cressy
Cressy


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Colonel Starbottle's Client
Colonel Starbottle's Client


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