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Horatio"s boys the life and works of Horatio Alger, Jr. by Edwin Palmer Hoyt

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899,
  • Children"s stories, American -- History and criticism,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
  • Boys -- Books and reading -- United States,
  • Boys in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementEdwin P. Hoyt.
LC ClassificationsPS1029.A3 Z68 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination263 p. :
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3185702M
ISBN 100812861973
LC Control Number83042977

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  The Hardcover of the Horatio's Boys: The Life and Works of Horatio Alger, Jr. by Edwin Palmer Hoyt at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Author: Edwin Palmer Hoyt. Discover delightful children's books with Prime Book Box, a subscription that delivers new books every 1, 2, or 3 months — new customers receive 15% off your first box. Learn more. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your Author: Robertson Tirado. PreSchool-- Horatio, a small toy rabbit, has trouble sleeping and seeks advice from his friend, James, a cream-colored teddy bear wearing one red sock. James offers to draw Horatio a bed since he doesn't have one. Absorbed in his art, the bear draws bed after bed, all of which look terribly uncomfortable to Horatio/5(7). Horatio Alger Jr. (/ˈældʒər/; Janu – J ) was an American writer of young adult novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His Notable works: Ragged Dick ().

  I have 19 books writtem by Horatio Alger series for boys. Published HUurst anad Company NY. They were my fathers who was born in so most fo these books were given to him through the early They are in good shape.   Horatio is a small stuffed rabbit who doesn't have a bed and can't fall asleep. James, his devoted teddy bear friend who likes to draw, decides to draw a bed for his tired friend. While James sketches--oblivious to the discomforts of a paper matress--Horatio /5.   The poet Thomas Babington McAulay is also known as a politician, essayist, and historian. Born in England in , he wrote one of his first poems at the age of eight called "The Battle of Cheviot.". Macaulay went on to college where he began to . The books have also appeared on various films, radio and Television series such as in the film named ‘Captain Horatio Hornblower’, and the A& E and ITV television series. The book series has also been featured in a radio series that was played by Michael Redgrave as Hornblower.

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