Bret Harte

The Luck of Roaring Camp

originally published:
Boston : Fields, Osgood & Co.

We offered this first state copy of the first edition in 2004.


  • Johnson Highspot of American Literature(1870)

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bio notes:
born: 8/25/1836
died: 5/5/1902
born as: Francis Brett Harte

American author and poet, best remembered for his accounts of pioneering life in California. Born in Albany, New York, he moved to California in 1854, later working there in a number of capacities, including miner, teacher, messenger, and journalist.