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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John Habberton  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Born: 1842 in Brooklyn, New York

Died: 1921


-- John Habberton on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=john+habberton


Illinois Connection

Mr. Habberton lived in Illinois from 8 years of age until he was seventeen.

Biographical and Professional Information

John Habberton was an American author. He spent nearly twenty years as the literary and drama critic for the New York Herald, but he is best known for his stories about early California life, many of which were collected in his 1880 book Romance of California Life:


Published Works

  • Helen's babies, Nabu Press , 2010
  • The worst boy in town, Nabu Press, 2010
  • Caleb Wright: A Story of the West , Nabu Press, 2010
  • Brueton's Bayou, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Short Story Classics (American), Nabu Press, 2010
  • Who Was Paul Grayson?, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Country Luck, General Books LLC, 2010
  • Little Guzzy and other stories, Nabu Press, 2010
  • A Lucky Lover, General Books LLC, 2010
  • The Barton Experiment , General Books LLC, 2010


Selected Titles At Your Library

Helen's babies.
ISBN: 1171743203. OCLC Number:

Nabu Press,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2010.

Worst boy in town.
ISBN: 1172404836. OCLC Number:

Nabu Press,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2010.

Who was paul grayson?.
ISBN: 1458989666. OCLC Number:

Rarebooksclub Com,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2012.

Little guzzy and other stories.
ISBN: 1177523000. OCLC Number:

Nabu Press,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2010.


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