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In the Carquinez woods

Bret Harte

In the Carquinez woods

and other tales

by Bret Harte

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesStories of California and the frontier.
Statementby Bret Harte
SeriesRiverside edition, Writings of Bret Harte -- vol. 4.
The Physical Object
Pagination460 p.
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25581736M

THE SUN was going down on the Carquinez Woods. The few shafts of sunlight that had pierced their pillared gloom were lost in unfathomable depths, or splintered their ineffectual lances on the enormous trunks of the redwoods. For a moment her feminine curiosity was excited by the discovery of an old book, in whose blank leaves were pressed a. In the Carquinez Woods Chapter III Bret Harte. OUT OF compliment to Miss Nellie Wynn, Yuba Bill, on reaching Indian Spring, had made a slight détour to enable him to ostentatiously set down his fair passenger before the door of the Burnhams. When it had closed on the admiring eyes of the passengers and the coach had rattled away, Miss Nellie.

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Francis Bret Harte (Aug – May 5, ) was an American short story writer and poet, best remembered for his short fiction featuring miners, gamblers, and other romantic figures of the California Gold Rush. More editions of In the Carquinez Woods (TREDITION CLASSICS): In the Carquinez Woods (TREDITION CLASSICS): ISBN () Softcover, tredition,


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edge of the Carquinez Woods, dressed in a long brown duster and half muffled up in a hood, was the daughter of Father Wynn of Excelsior. I did not get a fair look at her, but it stands to reason that a high-toned young lady like Nellie Wynn don't go trap'sing along the wood like a Pike County tramp.

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