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The Resource Strive and succeed : Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay, two novels by Horatio Alger ; introduction by S.N. Behrman

Strive and succeed : Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay, two novels by Horatio Alger ; introduction by S.N. Behrman

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Strive and succeed : Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay
Title
Strive and succeed
Title remainder
Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay
Statement of responsibility
two novels by Horatio Alger ; introduction by S.N. Behrman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Julius: A homeless, fifteen-year-old New York City boy is sent by the Children's Aid Society to Brookville, Wisconsin, where his hard work and heroism win him a chance to make his own fortune
  • Store boy: Anxious to help his widowed mother meet the greedy landlords demand for the full mortgage payment, sixteen-year-old Ben Barclay finds employment as a secretary to a real estate agent in 1870's New York City, and through honesty, good character, and friendship saves the family home and finds answers to a long-ago mystery
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1832-1899
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alger, Horatio
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1029.A3
LC item number
S7 1967
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Success
  • Young men
  • Conduct of life
  • Wealth
  • Street life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Schools
  • Kidnapping
  • Indians of North America
  • Diligence
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Friendship
  • Boys
  • Adventure stories
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Real estate agents
  • Widows
  • Poverty
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Strive and succeed : Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay, two novels by Horatio Alger ; introduction by S.N. Behrman
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1066553
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 146, 173 pages
Lccn
67012645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Strive and succeed : Julius, or, The street boy out West [and] The store boy : or, The fortunes of Ben Barclay, two novels by Horatio Alger ; introduction by S.N. Behrman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1066553
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 146, 173 pages
Lccn
67012645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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