BRET HARTE: ARGONAUT AND EXILE, BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE OF THE CELEBRATED AMERICAN HUMORIST, AUTHOR OF 'THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP,' 'CONDENSED NOVELS,' 'THE HEATHEN CHINEE,' 'TALES OF THE ARGONAUTS,' &C., &C., COMPILED FROM NEW AND ORIGINAL SOURCES. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1931. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-ix [x] xi [xii-xiv] [1-2] 3-384  [386: blank], 10 illustrations on 9 inserted plates, original tan cloth, spine stamped in red. First edition. Stewart's second book. The first scholarly biography of Harte. "The authoritative life ..." - Spiller, et al., p. 543. A fine copy in very good dust jacket (priced $5.00) with light wear along top and bottom edges and mild fading to spine panel. A nice copy. (#166455).
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