- (Francis) Bret [bret] /brɛt/, 1839–1902, U.S. author, especially of short stories.
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Examples from the Web for harte
Harte himself doubtless had additional reasons for writing it.
That, Harte hints, is the achievement of scribblers like Blackmore (p. 12).
As between Harte and Clemens, the whole matter was unfortunate.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete
Albert Bigelow Paine
Than quod the seconde: I wolde haue the breste and harte: for there lyeth her loue.Shakespeare Jest-Books;
The weakness of Harte is that he takes these and peoples California with them.A History of American Literature Since 1870
Fred Lewis Pattee
- (Francis) Bret . 1836–1902, US poet and short-story writer, noted for his sketches of Californian gold miners, such as The Luck of Roaring Camp (1870)
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