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Bret Harte letters : to his family : ALS, 1871-1891.
BANC MSS 88/181 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Bret Harte letters: to his family : ALS, 1871-1891

Creator/Contributor:

Harte, Bret, 1836-1902, creator

Abstract:

These letters tell of Harte's travels and lecture tours, his duties as U.S. Consul, friends, literary acquaintances and family affairs.

Date:

1836 (issued)

Subject:

Authors, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence

Note:

Total of 54 pages, 12mo to small 4to, all in ink on assorted stationery including some pictorial letter sheets, each item tipped to an album leaf and followed by a typed transcription, bound in brown crushed levant morocco, cover elaborately gilt in an interlace pattern, gilt spine, padded cloth case.
Also available on microfilm.

Physical Description:

print
20 letters bound in 1 vol.
partial microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 1665:1) and positive (BANC FILM 2693, reel 1).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 88/181 c

Origin:

California