Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Company, 1870. First Edition, First Issue. 239pp. Duodecimo [18 cm] Green cloth with blind stamped borders to boards and the title gilt stamped on the backstrip. Very good. Item #8614
Cowan II: p.267. Graff 1805. Sabin 30650. Zamorano Eighty: 40
Bret Harte (1836-1902) was a celebrated author and poet, who is 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.