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By Bret Harte

ISBN-10: 1603127704

ISBN-13: 9781603127707

ISBN-10: 1718896387

ISBN-13: 9781718896383

although born in Albany, ny, American writer Francis Bret Harte went directly to turn into one of many premiere chroniclers of pioneer lifestyles within the American West, with a specific concentrate on California. A Phyllis of the Sierras highlights Harte at his gritty, real best.

Bret Harte (August 25, 1836 – could five, 1902) used to be an American brief tale author and poet, most sensible remembered for his brief fiction that includes miners, gamblers, and different romantic figures of the California Gold Rush. In a occupation spanning greater than 4 a long time, he wrote poetry, fiction, performs, lectures, publication studies, editorials, and journal sketches as well as fiction. As he moved from California to the jap U.S. to Europe, he integrated new topics and characters into his tales, yet his Gold Rush stories were often reprinted, tailored, and admired.

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