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Ragged Dick
Written by Horatio Alger, Introduction by David K. Shipler
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | September 2005
$11.00/13.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7358-7 (0-8129-7358-5)

“[Alger] was an utterly American artist . . . and the truth of his books is the truth of the power of the wish. . . . Alger was perhaps American capitalism’s greatest and most effective propagandist.”
–Richard Wright

Introduction by David K. Shipler

Written to inspire schoolboys to strive for “honesty, industry, frugality... Read more





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