THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES. Francis Bret HARTE.
THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES
THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES
THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES

THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1871. First Edition, Second Issue. Cloth. (iv)(4) 256 pp. First Edition, second Issue, with "Brown of Calaveras" sketch added. Robert Organ's copy with presentation inscription in pencil on a front free endpaper: "Master Robert Organ From his affectionate Aunt Jessie Mulloy / Xmas 1879". Robert Organ (1886-1921), a miner like his father, was a beloved native son of Nevada County. He wrote many articles ("Nevada County Annals") for The Union newspaper, covering history, mining, current events and community issues. Green cloth; brown endpapers. 4 1/2" x 7 1/4". Divided into "Sketches", "Stories" and "Bohemian Papers", this book contains "The Luck of Roaring Camp", "The Outcasts of Poker Flat" and "Mliss"; i.e., Harte's best known works. A Very Good Copy (Spine repaired; faint water stain to rear pages; rubbed; some edgewear), now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books in boxes, via USPS media mail, to any United States address. Very Good / Custom Clear Mylar. Item #2390

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