Bret Harte Classics: A Ward of the Golden Gate

Bret Harte Classics: A Ward of the Golden Gate

by Bret Harte
     
 
The story begins with the captivating description of the setting in the opening chapter of the story-- There were dangerous and unknown depths in Montgomery Street and on the Plaza, and the wheels of a passing carriage hopelessly mired had to be lifted by the volunteer hands of a half dozen high-booted wayfarers, whose wearers were sufficiently content to believe that

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The story begins with the captivating description of the setting in the opening chapter of the story-- There were dangerous and unknown depths in Montgomery Street and on the Plaza, and the wheels of a passing carriage hopelessly mired had to be lifted by the volunteer hands of a half dozen high-booted wayfarers, whose wearers were sufficiently content to believe that a woman, a child, or an invalid was behind its closed windows, without troubling themselves or the occupant by looking through the glass.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105927270
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
07/05/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
401 KB

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