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How Santa Claus Came to Simpson"s Bar & Other Stories

by Bret Harte

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Fredonia Books (NL) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Classics,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11686218M
    ISBN 101410100758
    ISBN 109781410100757
    OCLC/WorldCa154668502

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Feeling. How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar is a classic tale by Bret Harte. You will enjoy this heartwarming story during the Christmas season. I'd sy Simpsons Bar; but for a young man with a large family depending on his exertions, it don't pay." As Mr.

Hamlins family consisted mainly of female adults, this remark is quoted rather to show the. Originally published in Harte's short-story collection The Tales of the Argonauts, "How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar" is set in California in the early s and, like the rest of the tales in that collection, features the gold-seeking this tale, like many of Harte's others, the folly and grit of human existence balance any good intentions, good cheer, or hope, resulting.

How Santa Claus Came To Simpsons Bar. Topics Santa, Claus, Simpsons, Bar. Story by Bret Harte read by Mark Kausler Addeddate External_metadata_update TZ Identifier HowSantaClausCameToSimpsonsBar. plus-circle Add Review. comment. How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. To ask other readers questions about How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar Sandy Claws didn't really go to Simpsons Bar though it is part of the story, he went to the boy's house so though dramatic I found this story a tad maudlin /5(2).

How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar, is univ /5(2).

Originally published in Harte's short-story collection The Tales of the Argonauts, How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar is set in California in the early s and, like the rest of the tales in that collection, features the gold-seeking Argonauts.

In this tale, like many of Harte's others, the folly and grit of human existence balance any good intentions, good cheer, or hope, resulting. And even so, bedraggled, ragged, unshaven and unshorn, with one arm hanging helplessly at his side, Santa Claus came to Simpson's Bar and fell fainting on the first threshold.

The Christmas dawn came slowly after, touching the remoter peaks with the rosy warmth of ineffable love. How Santa Claus Came to Simpson's Bar, is universally conceded to rank among Bret Harte's best tales.

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American Brand: Oregan Publishing. In a career spanning more than four decades, he wrote poetry, fiction, plays, lectures, book reviews, editorials, and magazine sketches in addition to fiction.

As he moved from California to the eastern U.S. to Europe, he incorporated new subjects and characters into his stories, but his Gold Rush tales have been most often reprinted, adapted.

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