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Publisher: Henry T. Coates & Co. (September 20, 2012)
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Horatio Alger Jr.(1832 – 1899), wrote over a hundred poems, brief tales, and novels in the course of his lifetime, together with 4 grownup novels and one grownup novella. He received notoriety whilst his friendship with ‘William Taylor Adams’, a boys’ writer, replaced Alger’s curiosity to writing for the juvenile marketplace. His first booklet for adolescents, “Ragged Dick, or highway lifestyles in New York,” was once an immense luck, securing the author’s reputation one of the formative years of the USA. A Boy’s Fortune, or The unusual Adventures of Ben Baker, is the tale of 16 12 months previous Ben Baker who, clean from the rustic, arrives in long island, hoping to financially help his widowed mom and younger sister. An unscrupulous uncle, devious stranger, sinister plots, and an insane asylum are the various adventures that anticipate our hero. With the aid of buddies, Ben is ultimately in a position to come into his personal inheritance, and provides his kinfolk the approach to life they deserve.Further details in this prolific writer should be present in the foreward supplied by means of AlwaysWrite Ent. some of the books provided via AlwaysWrite Ent. are supplied precisely because the writer awarded them of their unique structure. All works were entered, and edited by way of hand, and never basically scanned. they've been spell-checked, and punctuation corrected the place worthy.