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Bret Harte; a biography.

Author: Richard O'Connor
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1966]
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A life of Bret Harte, "giving him credit for originating 'westerns' in 'The Luck of Roaring Camp' and his other tales of the Sierra foothills mining camps. O'Connor sheds ... light on Harte's unhappy henpecked marital life, his extramarital liaisons, his quarrel with Mark Twain, and the downhill slide of his writing career after his first success in San Francisco."
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O'Connor, Richard, 1915-1975.
Bret Harte.
Boston, Little, Brown [1966]
(OCoLC)564291853
Named Person: Bret Harte
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard O'Connor
OCLC Number: 173298
Description: 331 pages illustrations, portraits 22 cm

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A life of Bret Harte, "giving him credit for originating 'westerns' in 'The Luck of Roaring Camp' and his other tales of the Sierra foothills mining camps. O'Connor sheds ... light on Harte's unhappy henpecked marital life, his extramarital liaisons, his quarrel with Mark Twain, and the downhill slide of his writing career after his first success in San Francisco."

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