He was an author and wrote for The Gentleman's Magazine. He also published The Speaking Figure and the Automaton Chess Player, Exposed and Detected, a not entirely accurate exposé of the chess-playing machine The Turk.
Hal G. Evarts Jr., a 49-year resident of La Jolla whose literary career spanned more than 50 years and included stints as a free-lance writer, journalist and novelist. In the early 1960s, he started writing adventure and mystery stories for young readers, including the popular "Big Foot." The American West was the theme of many of Evarts' earlier novels, including "Colorado Crossing," "Man Without a Gun" and "The Sundown Kid."
The Desert Fiddler is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by William H. (William Henry) Hamby is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of William H. (William Henry) Hamby then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.