The City's Voice: Pioneer Prose and Poetry from the Overland Monthly

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Devorah Knaff
Santa Ana River Press, 2004 - Literary Criticism - 335 pages
"A collection of essays, poems and short stories published between 1868 and 1875 in The Overland Monthly, California's first successful literary journal. Included is the work of Bret Harte, Mark Twain, Ina Coolbrith, Ambrose Bierce and Joaquin Miller"--Provided by publisher.
 

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Contents

PREFACE
xiii
In the Sierras by L H Foote
28
In Southern California by Joaquin Miller
36
Fate by F Bret Harte
42
Science by A G Bierce
52
Introduction
183
Plain Language from Truthful James by F Bret Harte
195
The Haunted Valley by A G Bierce
205
The Six Chinese Companies by the Rev A W Loomis
216
LIFE IN THE MODERN WESTERN METROPOLIS
225
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