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Harte, Bret

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Pronunciation: /hɑːt
 
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Definition of Harte, Bret in English:

( 1836–1902), American short-story writer and poet; full name Francis Bret Harte. He is chiefly remembered for his stories about life in a Californian gold-mining settlement.

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