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1 Harte, Bret A Protegee of Jack Hamlin's Etc (1894)
Leipzig Tauchnitz 1894 Copyright Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Late C19th blue binder's cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Corners rubbed, undated signature on front free endpaper, good. Todd [2974a]. First issue: series half title bound in. A collection of 6 short stories 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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2 Harte, Bret A Ward of the Golden Gate (1890)
London Chatto & Windus 1890 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book Stanley L. Wood 
Original pale blue cloth, illustrated with figures in pinky brown, lettered in gilt on spine; publisher's own patterned endpapers. Catalogue dated April 1890 bound in at end. Light scuffing, signature (1891) on half-title, very good. Precedes the American first edition (1891). 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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3 Harte, Bret An Heiress of the Red Dog and Other Tales (1879)
London Chatto & Windus 1893 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Yellowback. New Edition. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. Light rubbing to paper on extremities, signature (1895) and tanning on endpapers, otherwise a bright, tight copy, very good. Topp [III, p.58] for yellowback first edition, of which this is a later reprint. Fourteen short stories and fourteen poems. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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4 Harte, Bret Clarence
London Chatto & Windus 1898 Hardcover Good Book A Jule Goodman 
Second edition. Original royal blue cloth, blocked with flowers in pink and green, lettered in black and gilt. Publisher's patterned endpapers. Corners scuffed, owner's stamp on title page and front pastedown, signature on verso of front pastedown, some foxing on prelims, good. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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5 Harte, Bret Devil's Ford Etc (1896)
London Chatto & Windus 1896 First British Edition Hardcover Very Good Book Overend 
Original deep red cloth, blocked with flower design in bronze and pale blue, lettered in black and gilt; publisher's own patterned endpapers. Corners bumped/scuffed, signature on front pastedown, otherwise very good. This is the first combined edition of 3 of Harte's short novels (published in 1886 & 1887 in the USA): Devil's Ford, Snow-Bound at Eagle's & A Millionaire of Rough-and-Ready. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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6 Harte, Bret Flip and Other Stories (1882)
London Chatto & Windus 1895 Hardcover Good Book 
New Edition. Original fine-ribbed navy blue cloth. Lightly damp-marked on leading edges of boards, signature (1922) on front free endpaper, good. 3 short stories/novelettes. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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7 Various Authors: thomas Hardy, Bret Harte, James Payn, Richard Jefferies, Robert Louis Stevenson Longman's Magazine, Volume II (2), May - October 1883
London Longmans, Green & Co. 1883 1st Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Contains: In Carquinez Woods by Bret HARTE (novelette). Complete serialisation. Thicker Than Water by James PAYN. Continuation of serialisation. Short stories include: Love a la Mode by Louisa PARR. Articles include: The Pageant of Summer by Richard JEFFERIES, The Dorsetshire Labourer by Thomas HARDY, Strawberries by Grant ALLEN, Across the Plains by Robert Louis STEVENSON. Early C20th rebinding in blue green cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Chipped at head of spine, paper faintly browned on page edges, otherwise a tight copy: fair/ good. Heavy: may require additional postage outside UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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8 Various Authors: James Payn, Mrs Oliphant, Thomas Hardy, Henry James, Bret Harte etc Longman's Magazine, Volumes 1, 2, 3 & 4 (I, II, III & IV), November 1882 - October 1884
Longmans, Green & Co. 1884 1st Edition Hardcover Fair Book 
Contains: Thicker Than Water by James Payn: complete serialisation. The Lady's Walk A Story of the Seen and Unseen by Mrs Oliphant: complete serialisation. In Canquinez Woods & The Bright Blue Envelope by Bret Harte: complete serialisation. Jack's Courtship by W. Clark Russell : chapters I - XXXVII. Madam by Mrs Oliphant: chapters I - XLIX. Short stories include: The Black Poodle & A Farewell Appearance by F. Anstey, Lord Richard and I by Julian Sturgis, The Three Strangers by Thomas Hardy, A Northman's Story & Love a la Mode by Mrs Parr, The Treasure of Franchard by R. L. Stevenson, A Dream of Millions by M. Betham-Edwards, My Paris Master by Emily Gerard, The Hermit of Saint-Eugene by W. E. Norris. Articles include The Dorsetshire Labourer by Thomas Hardy and others by Grant Allen, James Payn, Richard Jefferies, Henry James etc. Four volumes uniformly bound in tan leather over red marbled boards. All volumes tight with minimal rubbing, BUT some dampstaining to bottom edges -- Volume 1 has light soiling on endpapers, volume 2 has damage to bottom of board, bottom of endpapers, and bottom inner corner of first few leaves (text not affected), volume 3 has light staining on bottom margin of first 25 pages (text not affected) and some discolouration to bottom edges onf paper on boards, volume 4 has light staining to bottom margin of first and last few pages (text not affected) and bottom of rear board. Thus only a fair set. A very heavy 4 volume set which will require additional postage. I can offer competitive rates for delivery by courier. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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9 Harte, Bret Maruja (1885)
London Chatto & Windus 1885 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Rebound in blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Bookplate of C. E. H. Hobhouse on front pastedown, good+ 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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10 Various Authors: Cutcliffe Hyne, Fred M. White, Bret Harte, E. Nesbit, Rafael Sabatini, Louis Becke, Ernest G. Henham Pearson's Magazine, Volume X (10), July - December 1900
London C. Arthur Pearson 1900 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Contains: Tales of a Steam Hotel by C. J. Cutcliffe HYNE. 6 adventure/crime stories. The Romance of the Secret Service Fund by Fred M. WHITE. 6 spy stories. Short stories include: The Stolen Cigar Case by A. C---n D--le by Bret HARTE, The Haunted Inheritance by E. NESBIT, The Outlaw of Falkensteig & D'Aubeville's Enterprise by Rafael SABATINI, The Adventures of a Gladstone Bag & The Lost Piper by Robert BARR, A Bottle of Water by Edgar JEPSON, Susani by Louis BECKE, Under False Colours by Ernest G. HENHAM. Articles include: How Will the World End? by Herbert C. FYFE. Original grey-green cloth, lettered and decorated in art-nouveau style in dark green, black and gilt; green leaf-patterned endpapers. Light scuffing, otherwise very good. Harte's Stolen Cigar Case is one of the best parodies of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories. A heavy volume which will require additional postage. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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11 Harte, Bret The Argonaut Edition of the Works of Bret Harte [in 25 volumes]
New York P. F. Collier [by Special Arrangement with the Houghton Mifflin Company] 1905 Hardcover Good Book 
Illustrated. 25 volumes in original dark grey-green cloth, with raised design of tree on each front board, lettered in gilt. Minimal scuffing, a few light marks and light foxing, occasional date on endpapers: a clean, tight, good set. Uncommon outside the USA. The set comprises: I - Maruja, Drift from Two Shores, By Shore and Sedge & Thankful Blossom II - A Waif of the Plains, In the Carquinez Woods, Snow Bound at Eagle's & A Millionaire of the Rough-and-Ready, III - A Ward of the Golden Gate & The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh, IV - Trent's Trust & The Crusade of the Excelsior, V - Condensed Novels & New Burlesques, VI - Barker's Luck & In a Hollow of the Hills, VII - The Luck of Roaring Camp & Susy A Story of the Plains, VIII - Complete Poetical Works, IX - Openings in the Old Trail & How I Went to the Mines, X - Under the Redwoods, XI - From Sand Hill to Pine & A Tourist from Injianny, XII - Mr Jack Hamlin's Mediation & Two Men of Sandy Bar, XIII - Stories in Light and Shadow & The Argonauts of North Liberty, XIV, Tales of Trail and Town, XV - The Three Partners, XVI - Tales of the Argonauts & On the Frontier, XVII - Mrs Skagg's Husbands, XVIII - Clarence & The Story of a Mine. XIX - The Bell-Ringer of Angel's, XX - A Protégée of Jack Hamlin's & Jeff Briggs' Love Story, XXI - Sally Dows & Phyllis of the Sierras, XXII - A First Family of Tasajara & The Queen of the Pirate Isle, XXIII - Colonel Starbottle's Client, Flip & Found at Blazing Star, XXIV - Cressy & The Twins of Table Mountain, XXV - A Sappho of Green Springs, The Four Guardians of Lagrange & Peter Schroede. A heavy 25 volume set which will require additional postage. Uk delivery by courier for £12.00. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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