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Ragged Dick By Horatio Alger

  • "Ragged Dick" was contributed as a serial story to the pages of the Schoolmate, a well-known juvenile magazine, during the year 1867. While in course of publication, it was received with so many evidences of favor that it has been rewritten and considerably enlarged, and is presented to the public as the first volume of a series intended...

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2009
  • Ragged Dick is a children's novel by Horatio Alger, Jr., about a poor bootblack and his rise to middle-class comfort and respectability through good moral behavior, clean living, and determination.

    Publisher : Dancing Unicorn Books
    published : 2017
  • "Mr. Standfast" is the third part of a trilogy which begins with "The Thirty-Nine Steps" and "Greenmantle". In this nail-biting adventure story, Hannay must outwit a foe far more intelligent than himself; muster the courage to propose to the lovely, clever Mary Lamington; and survive a brutal war. Although Mr. Standfast is a sequel to The Thirty-Nine...

    Publisher : Start Publishing LLC
    published : 2012
  • From the 1860's through the 1890s, Horatio Alger wrote hundreds of novels to teach young boys the merits of honesty, hard work, and cheerfulness in the face of adversity. As Carl Bode points out in his introduction, Horatio Alger filled a void in American literature and met scant competition both in the nature and the number of his works. Like his...

    Publisher : Penguin Publishing Group
    published : 1985
  • Author Horatio Alger's name is synonymous with the idea of the American dream -- the notion that anyone can find affluence through dedication and hard work. The Young Explorer is the third volume of Alger's famed Pacific series, which recounts an ambitious young man's trek west to find gold -- and his fortune.

    Publisher : The Floating Press
    published : 2012
  • First published in 1892, this engrossing tale introduces us to the charming Mabel Frost Fairfax. She arrives in the village of Granville as the newly-appointed school teacher. Through her experiences, Alger presents a vivid and life-like picture of village life. His portrayal of human emotions and relations is highly perceptive. Delightful!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2009
  • One of the masterpieces by Horatio. The book narrates the hardships faced by a child, Hector after the death of his father. His uncle provides false evidence to prove him as an adopted child and thus he could not be entitled to inherit the estate. With the ups and downs, the story brilliantly captivates the imagination of the readers. Engrossing!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2006
  • An inspirational story about how individual traits and efforts help one to rise and progress. It is the story that eloquently compares and contrasts between two characters, their attitudes, efforts and consequently their success and failure. The book remains an inspiration for those who are ready to put in efforts and move ahead in life.

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2006
  • A novel that absorbs the reader due to the larger-than-life efforts of the protagonist. It is an in-depth portrayal of how determination, courage and hard work lead to success and greatness. Horatio has portrayed America as the emblem of fulfilling and rewarding country. A page-turner!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2006
  • The ups and downs in the life of a young boy are captured in these pages. This narrative makes it crystal clear that evil cannot prosper for long; be it deception or lie, it will be bared before the world for what it really is. Deeply moralistic!

    Publisher : ReadHowYouWant
    published : 2006