The Outcasts of Poker Flat
The short story “The Outcasts of Poker Flat” by Bret Harte, was first published in January 1869 in the Overland Monthly magazine. It is considered one of Harte’s best stories for its Western setting and description of the California Gold Rush time period.
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Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves
Circulating Books – A Selected List
Call Number: PS1827 .A1 1975
Call Number: PS374 .S5 P3 1975
· Voss, Arthur. The American Short Story: a Critical Survey. 1973.
Call Number: PS374 .S5 V6
o Vol. 12, pg. 233-35
o Vol. 64, pg. 95
o Vol. 74, pg. 139
o Vol. 6, pg. 3054-57
o Vol. 8, pg. 209-57
o Vol. 59, pg. 300, 331-41
· Short Stories for Students – Call Number: REF PN3330 .S386
o Vol. 3, pg. 235-51
o Vol. 1, pg. 340, 344
o Vol. 25, pg. 192-93, 197-98, 200, 211-12, 214, 222-23
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