(Francis Bret Harte)
(1836 - 1902)
Francis Bret Harte was an American short story writer and poet. He is best remembered for featuring romantic figures of the California Gold Rush.
Cressy and Other Tales (1896)
This is volume VII of the Standard Library Edition of the writings of Bret Harte. The title story is a romance of the gold fields. Read for free online at HathiTrust.
Golden Tales of Our America (1929)
A collection of short stories about earlier times in America.
Golden Tales of the Far West (1935)
A collection of short stories by western writers or on western themes.
The Kate Greenaway Book (1976)
A selection from the works of the great nineteenth century children’s author and illustrator.
The Queen of the Pirate Isle (1886)
Tells of the piratical adventures of four children in a California mining camp. Read online at archive.org.
Runaways and Castaways (1908)
A selection of stories of adventure from well known authors. Read for free online at HathiTrust.