The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Series - Alger's Library (Westbrook)

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Alternate Title: Alger Series
Publisher: Arthur Westbrook Publishing Co. (Cleveland (Ohio)) -- United States
Category: Format : Paperback ("Thickbook")
Issues: 25
Dates: Not dated. Probably issued in a group and kept in print until the early 1930's. First printing some time after 1912.
Schedule: Probably published in a group.
Price: 15ยข ea.; 7 for $1.00
Size: 7 x 5"
Pages: 250
Illustrations: Colored pictorial cover. A number of issues carried the same illustration.
Major Author(s): Horatio Alger, Jr.
Contents: Stories by Physical Description: They were advertised as Alger Series and Alger's Library. Actual books do not show any series title. They are simply numbered 1 through 25 with no reference to series.
Primary Data Source: LeBlanc
Data Entry Status: Done, Believed Complete


1. Adrift in New York; or, Tom and Florence Braving the World
2. Andy Gordon, or, The fortunes of a young janitor
3. Andy Grant's Pluck
4. Bob Burton; or, The Young Ranchman of the Missouri
5. Bound to Rise
6. Brave and Bold
7. The Cash Boy; or, From Prison to Fortune
8. Chester Rand
9. A Cousin's Conspiracy; or, A Boy's Struggle for an Inheritance
10. Do and dare; or, A Brave boy's fight for fortune
11. Driven From Home
12. Facing the World
13. Five Hundred Dollars; or, Jacob Marlowe's Secret
14. Frank's Campaign; or, The Farm and the Camp
15. Grit, the Young Boatman
16. Herbert Carter's Legacy; or, The Inventor's Son
17. Hector's inheritance; or, The Boys of Smith Institute
18. Helping himself
19. In a New World
20. Jack's ward
21. Jed, the Poorhouse Boy; or, Alone in New York
22. Joe's Luck; or, A Boy's Adventures in California
23. Julius, the Street Boy; or, A Waif's Rise from Poverty
24. Luke Walton; or, The Chicago Newsboy
25. Making His Way

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