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Horatio Plodgers

a story of to-day

by S. H. Church

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by W. B. Smith & co. in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ3 .C4718
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.l., 5-136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26266079M
LC Control Number06025398

Books by Horatio Alger, JR Horatio Alger, Jr. wrote many books about and for boys in the late s. In , he settled in New York and began drawing public attention to the condition and needs of street boys. He mingled with them, gained their confidence, showed a personal concern in their affairs, and stimu-lated them to honest and useful. Horatio Alger, Jr., was a prolific author in the 19th and early 20th centuries whose books inspired its readers to work hard and persevere through adversity. Alger’s books – in all – recount how a “can-do spirit” and individual initiative can allow anyone to achieve their dreams, regardless of circumstances.

Horatio Alger 43 Horatio Alger books available to download for free for iPhone, iPad, Nook, Android, and Kindle in PDF and all popular eBook reader formats (AZW3, EPUB, MOBI). Books by Horatio . This book is a copy o f"Tony the Hero" by Horatio Alger, Jr. This reprint was published between and by A.L. Burt. The address of A.L. Burt is Duane street. This copy is in Good+ (at least) condition: the boards are bright and unrubbed with j ust light soiling evident; the hinges and spine are solid. The spine has a wrinkle along.

As America itself became more cynical and more predominantly middle‐class, the teenage boy reader moved on to the less inspirational but jazzier Tom Swift books, later gave up books altogether. Horatio Alger, Jr. was a well-known 19th century American author known for his novels portraying young boys’ struggles and challenges. Most of his stories were like fairytales in which the poor protagonist achieved respectability and a better lifestyle through hard work, courage and honesty.


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New York: W. Smith & Co, First Edition. Hardcover. pp + 8pp ads. Brown cloth stamped in black and gold on the front and the spine. Mild edge wear, spine slant and crease on the spine panel. A very good copy.

Wright III; Twelvemo. Horatio Alger Jr. has books on Goodreads with ratings. Horatio Alger Jr.’s most popular book Horatio Plodgers book Ragged Dick (Ragged Dick, #1).

By Horatio Alger, Jr. Published by New York Book Company. This book was published in The book has a nicely illustrated cover. This book is pages in length. The Collected Complete Works of Horatio Alger Jr (Huge Collection Including Five Hundred Dollars, Young Captain Jack, Bound to Rise, Brave and Bold, Andy Grant's Pluck, Frank's Campaign, And More) by Horatio Alger Jr out of 5 stars 2.

In the first edition, the following titles are projected in the advertisements in the front of the book: I. Julius, or the Street Boy Out West, April ’74 and the Ladder; or, Harry Walton’s Success, in Oct, ’ Gardner adds that the first edition does not include the inserted illustration facing page 16 in later issues and the engraving facing page in the first edition was.

The Books Horatio Alger Jr's series for boys are currently estimated to sell on the secondary retail market for an average of each, depending on the condition and where they are for sale at.

If any of these are first editions they will be around Horatio is Hamlet’s friend and serves as Hamlet’s confidante throughout the play. Unlike Rosencrantz, Guildenstern, and even Ophelia, Horatio is the one person who never betrays Hamlet.

Horatio Alger (ăl´jər), –99, American writer of boys' stories,Mass. He wrote over books for boys, the first, Ragged Dick, being published in By leading exemplary lives, struggling valiantly against poverty and adversity, Alger's heroes gain wealth and honor. Horatio is a character in the tragedy Hamlet, written by William Shakespeare.

Horatio's origins are unknown, although he was present on the battlefield when Hamlet's father defeated Fortinbras (the king of Norway), and attended Wittenberg University with Prince Hamlet. Horatio Alger, Jr.

() was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, best known for his "rags-to-riches" stories, in which a young boy is rewarded for hard work, escapes from poverty through an act of bravery or kindness and is rewarded by some wealthy or powerful patron.

Hamlet admires Horatio for the qualities that Hamlet himself does not possess. He praises Horatio for his virtue and self-control: "Horatio, thou art e'en as just a man/As e'er my conversation cop'd withal" ().

Horatio's strength of character is unwavering, and Hamlet longs for the peace of mind that such stoicism must bring to Horatio. Get free homework help on William Shakespeare's Hamlet: play summary, scene summary and analysis and original text, quotes, essays, character analysis, and filmography courtesy of CliffsNotes.

William Shakespeare's Hamlet follows the young prince Hamlet home to Denmark to attend his father's funeral. Hamlet is shocked to find his mother already remarried to his Uncle Claudius, the dead king's. Horatio Alger, Jr. (Janu – J ) was a prolific 19th-century American author, best known for his many formulaic juvenile novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of respectable middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Horatio Alger (Alger, Horatio, Jr., ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Alger, Horatio, Jr., Adrift in New York: or, Tom and Florence Braving the World (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Alger, Horatio, Jr., Andy Grant's Pluck (Gutenberg text) Alger, Horatio, Jr., Ben, the Luggage Boy: or.

Horati Alger Jr. -- the complete book list in order (98 books). Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. New York: Random House, First Edition. Hardcover.

Modern Library # Green cloth stamped in gold on the cover and the spine, top edge stained green. Retailed by Macy's stamp on the title page. About fine in very good dustjacket with chippin Missing: Horatio Plodgers.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Horatio Alger (Alger, Horatio, ) Books from the extended shelves: Alger, Horatio, Abraham Lincoln, the backwoods boy; or, How a young rail-splitter became president.

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by Horatio Alger Jr. ISBN () Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, Find This Book.In the summer ofafter James Garfield was assassinated, Alger dropped everything, working night and day for three weeks to write a life of the slain president, the first "quickie" biography in American history.

Naturally, it was a Horatio Alger story: From Canal Boy to President. Horatio then returned to a new series of novels for the young.