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The Poetical Works of Bret Harte: Complete Edition

By: HARTE, Bret

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, James R. Osgood and Company: 1872

Stock No.: 75233

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


An ornate, though damaged, edition of Bret Harte's poetry. An early printing of work which first appeared in 1871. In full green cloth-covered beveled-edge boards with decorations and titling in bright gilt on cover and spine. All edges gilt. Illustrated with numerous unattributed b&w engravings. Each page framed with red line. --- Split at mid-volume, but textblock halves still attached to covers. Some pages loose or detached. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 333 pages View more info

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Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Sketches (Portland Edition)

By: HARTE, Bret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1894

Stock No.: 79806

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; 256 pages View more info

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Gabriel Conroy

By: HARTE, Bret

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Hartford, Conn., American Publishing Company: 1876

Stock No.: 75248

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


First Edition. With engraved illustrations by unattributed artist. Published in full brown cloth-covered boards with ornate decorations and lettering in gilt and black on cover and spine. Both covers are loose but still attached to textblock. Exterior of volume w/chafed edges and soiling. --- Bret Harte (1836-1902) was born in Albany NY but moved to California as a young man where he worked as a newspaper man. He wrote many popular stories and poems and later served as a diplomat in Europe. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 467 pages View more info

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The Best Short Stories Of Bret Harte (Modern Library #250.1)

By: HARTE, Bret

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1951]

Stock No.: 79990

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


A Modern Library reprint edition offering 25 of the best stories of Bret Harte (1836-1902). Mr. Harte was best known for his depictions of the wild frontier life during the California gold rush. Edited and with an introduction by Robert N. Linscott. --- In Toledano spine 8 / rust cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 352 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1951 (though 1947 date appears in book). ML #250.1. --- With a little dulling to cover gilding and cloth, otherwise a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket ... View more info

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The Century Magazine, Illustrated Monthly Magazine. November 1912 to April 1913. Vol. LXXXV, New series Vol. LXIII

By: WASHINGTON, Booker T.; CHESTERTON, G. K.; HARTE, Bret; WYETH, N. C.; RACKHAM, Arthur; MILLET, Jean Fran├žois et al.

Price: $126.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1913

Stock No.: 75911

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Six months of the magazine bound together by Ward Bros. bindery. Each issue of The Century Magazine includes non-fiction articles and fictional stories, often by well-known authors, as well as dozens of illustrations, photos, poems, and letters. This volume includes an article about the impeachment of Andrew Johnson, one entitled 'How Cervantes Looked' (with illustration), several articles about Abraham Lincoln, articles or stories by Booker T. Washington ('Is the Negro Having a Fair Chance?'), G. K. Chesterton ('On Divorce in War and Wedlock'), Harte, Bret ('A Monte Flat Pastoral', with illus... View more info