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Alger, Horatio, Jr., 1832-1899



  • Existence: 1832-1899

biographical statement

Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899; usage: author of Ragged Dick; author of Fame and fortune; author of Mark, the matchboy; author of Rough and Ready; author of Campaign series; author of Luck and pluck series; author of Tattered Tom series; author of Frank’s campaign; author of Paul Prescott’s charge; author of Helen Ford; author of Charlie Codman’s cruise; author of Brave and bold series; author of Ben, the luggage boy; author of Rufus and Rose

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

"Adrift in New York, or, Dodger and Florence Braving the World." Brave and Bold, No. 45. New York: Street and Smith, 31 October 1903

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The collection consists of sixty-five reprints of original dime novels that were republished by the Dime Novel Club of Brooklyn, New York. The collection also contains one of the Dime Novel Club's catalogs and the Dime Novel Bibliography, written by Charles Bragin, club secretary. Due to the delicate nature of several of the reprints, photocopies have been made for use by researchers. The original publication dates span 1877-1915. The reprints...

Dime Novel Club reprints

Identifier: UASC-005
Abstract The collection contains 65 facsimile reprints of original dime novels, published by the Dime Novel Club of Brooklyn, New York. The original publication dates span 1877-1915. The reprints were published in the late 1940s.