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Harte, Bret 1836-1902

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Works: 2,633 works in 8,555 publications in 6 languages and 93,979 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Short stories  Records and correspondence  History  Western stories  Short stories, American  Juvenile works  Drama  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Actor, Creator, Lyricist, Recipient, Conceptor, Other, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: PZ3.H252, 813.4
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Publications by Bret Harte
Publications by Bret Harte, published posthumously.
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The Luck of Roaring camp, and other sketches by Bret Harte( Book )
160 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,155 libraries worldwide
A collection of Sketches, stories and Bohemian papers by Bret Harte
The best short stories of Bret Harte by Bret Harte( Book )
19 editions published in 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
The poetical works of Bret Harte by Bret Harte( Book )
128 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
Tales of the Argonauts, and other sketches by Bret Harte( Book )
116 editions published between 1875 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 libraries worldwide
This 1875 collection includes The Rose of Tuolumne, A Passage in the Life of Mr. John Oakhurst, Wan Lee, the Pagan, How Old Man Plunkett Went Home, The Fool of Five Forks, Baby Sylvester, An Episode of Fiddletown, and A Jersey Centenarian
The best of Bret Harte by Bret Harte( Book )
14 editions published between 1902 and 1972 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
The outcasts of Poker Flat, and other tales by Bret Harte( Book )
35 editions published between 1902 and 1984 in English and held by 917 libraries worldwide
Contains fourteen tales of Gold Rush California about gamblers, dance-hall girls, mining camp eccentrics and others
The luck of Roaring Camp & three other stories by Bret Harte( Book )
97 editions published between 1868 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 872 libraries worldwide
Color illustration on page [1] of cover, featuring European American miners and farmers
The luck of Roaring Camp by Bret Harte( file )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 839 libraries worldwide
A prostitute dies, leaving a newborn son in the care of hardbitten miners. Named "Luck", the child unlocks emotions the miners never knew they had
The luck of Roaring Camp and other tales by Bret Harte( Book )
21 editions published between 1899 and 2016 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Contains: outcasts of poker flat, miggles, tennessee's partner, idyl of red gulch, brown of calaveras, high-water mark, lonely ride, man of no acount, mliss, right eye of the commander and many more
Tales of the gold rush by Bret Harte( Book )
16 editions published between 1944 and 1985 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Short stories of the California Gold Rush
Colonel Starbottle's client : and some other people by Bret Harte( Book )
73 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and German and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Society has forgiven Jo Corbin for killing a man, but can he forgive himself? Will the Postmistress lose all in a bid to help a friend escape justice? Will the new teaching assistant's unorthodox ways tame the unruly pioneer children? These are just three of the nine wonderful short stories from Bret Harte, set in wild and wooly 19th century California
Mrs. Skaggs's husbands, and other sketches by Bret Harte( Book )
78 editions published between 1872 and 2011 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
A waif of the plains : In the Carquinez woods ; Snow bound at Eagle's ; A Millionaire of Rough-and-ready by Bret Harte( Book )
75 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 677 libraries worldwide
&#147;This was the Great Plains as they seemed to two children from the hooded depths of an emigrant wagon, above the swaying heads of toiling oxen, in the summer of 1852. <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt>Travel the Oregon Trail in this 1890 wagon-train adventure, from the pen of the writer who opened the American West to literature
Poems by Bret Harte( Book )
66 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 671 libraries worldwide
Tales of trail and town by Bret Harte( Book )
43 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
Francis Bret Harte was born on August 25, 1836 in Albany New York. As a young boy Harte developed an early love of books and reading. He first published at the tender age of 11; a satirical poem titled "Autumn Musings." Expecting praise he encountered anything but and was later to write "Such a shock was their ridicule to me that I wonder that I ever wrote another line of verse." By age 13 his formal education was at an end and four years later, in 1853, the family moved to California. Here the young man worked in a variety of capacities; miner, teacher, messenger, and journalist. But it was also here on the West coast that he found the stories and inspiration for the works that would endure his fame across the literary world. He championed the early writings of Mark Twain. He was instrumental in propelling the short story genre forward and brought tales of the Old West and the Gold Rush to a greater audience. At the height of his fame we would entertain staggering monetary offers to write for monthly magazines. His talents extended to poetry, plays, lectures, book reviews, editorials, and magazine sketches. As he moved location initially further east to New York and then through Consular appointments to Europe and finally to settle in England his audience diminished but he continued to experiment, to write and to publish. Bret Harte died of throat cancer on May 5th 1902 and is buried in St Peter's Church in Frimley, Surrey, England. Here we publish another very fine collection of his short stories; "Tales of Trail and Town"
Under the redwoods by Bret Harte( Book )
47 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and German and held by 627 libraries worldwide
Gabriel Conroy by Bret Harte( Book )
92 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Novel of an honest young miner in the mountains and his family and troubles
A ward of the Golden Gate by Bret Harte( Book )
77 editions published between 1882 and 2014 in English and German and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Yerba Buena's guardian is the Mayor. But when he dies, Yerba Buena is unsure if she really is the descendent of an important Spanish family, as her mother told her. When her ward, Paul, begins to fall in love with her, Yerba Buena discovers what her secret may be
A Phyllis of the Sierras ; and A drift from Redwood Camp by Bret Harte( Book )
30 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Ambrose Bierce called Harte incomparable. In the 1888 title story, Harte plunges the refined and very British Mr. Mainwaring into the Wild West. Then, a miner is transformed by an encounter with Indians
The Old West in the old world : lost plays by Bret Harte and Sam Davis by Bret Harte( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Presents the plays The Luck of Roaring Camp, by Bret Harte, and The Prince of Timbuctoo, by Sam Davis
 
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Alternative Names
Benjamins Mr
Bret-Gart, Frėnsis
Bret-Gart, Frėnsis 1836-1902
Bret-Gart, Frensis 1839-1902
Bret-Harte.
Bret Harte Amerikaans auteur
Bret Harte amerikansk poet
Bret Harte ameriški pesnik in pisatelj
Bret Harte écrivain américain
Bret-Harte, F. 1836-1902
Bret-Harte, Francis 1836-1902
Bret-Harte, Francis 1839-1902
Bret Harte scrittore e poeta statunitense
Bret Harte US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Bret-Harts, Frensis 1836-1902
Chart, Bret
Chart, Bret 1836-1902
Francis Bret Harte
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Hart, Bret
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Hart, Francis Bret
Harte, Brad 1836-1902
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Harte, F. B. 1836-1902
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Harte, Francois Bret
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Harts, Frensis Bret- 1836-1902
Брет Гарт
Брет-Гарт 1836-1902
Брет-Гарт Ф. 1836-1902
Брет-Гарт, Фрэнсис 1836-1902
Брэт Гарт
Гарт, Брет 1836-1902
Гарт, Фрэнсис Брет 1836-1902
Фрэнсіс Брэт Гарт
Харт Ф. Б. 1836-1902
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ברט גרט, פרנסיס
ברט הרט
הארט, ברט
הארט, ברט 1836-1902
הארט, פראנסיס ברט
הרדט, ברט 1836-1902
הרט, ברט 1836-1902
הרט, פרנסיס ברט
بريت هارت
ფრენსის ბრეტ ჰარტი
하트, 브레트 1836-1902
ハート, ブレット
ブレット·ハート
布瑞特·哈得
Languages
English (1,251)
German (31)
Russian (7)
Danish (5)
Spanish (2)
Armenian (1)
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