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1 Alger, Horatio (Jr.) Andy Grant's Pluck
N.Y. Hurst & Co. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Original dark blue illustrated cloth on boards. Unusually clean and sound Alger title. "A telegram for you, Andy !...'COME HOME AT ONCE. SOMETHING HAS HAPPENED. MOTHER'" - P. 3. Andy rises to the occasion, as always, but the ending is a surprise ! Lightly cocked. Blue edges. 272 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Alger, Horatio (Jr.) Dean Dunham or The Waterford Mystery
N.Y. H.M. Caldwell Company Reprint Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket Uncredited 
Original colour-illustrated cloth on boards, showing a man in a canoe. Previous owner's name stamp. Wear to head and foot of spine. 275 pp. Dean Dunham is a solid 16-year-old who lives with his aunt and uncle. Uncle Adin manages to sell a piece of land for a thousand dollars, which he wants to use to pay off the mortgage on his home. Squire Bates, who holds the mortgage, has other ideas. Before it's over, the neighbours have a much better idea of how Squire Bates got all his money.. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Alger, Horatio (Jr.) From Farm to Fortune; Or, Nat Nason's Strange Experience
New York Grosset & Dunlap Reprint Hard Cover Good to Very Good No Jacket Uncredited Frontispiece. 
Beige illustrated cloth on boards. Cracked front hinge required gluing. Previous owner's name. Removal scars front and back, but no library evidence. Judging from the first few chapters, a credible story. Previous owner's name. 248 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Alger (Jr.), Horatio Grit; Or the Young Boatman of Pine Point
N.Y. Hurst & Co. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Original beige cloth with full cover pastedown. The cover got my attention, since I don't list Alger as a rule. Grit is a hard-working faithful son to his mother, who has made a bad choice in a second husband, who is about to get out of jail. 288 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Alger, Horatio (Jr.) Herbert Carter's Legacy or The Inventor's Son
Chicago M.A. Donohue & Co. Hard Cover Good Good Minus Uncredited 
Original illustrated blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ missing corner tip. Text ends with President Lincoln's favourite poem, "Oh ! Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud ?" by William Knox. 290 pp. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Alger, Horatio (Jr.) Jacob Marlowe's Secret
N.Y. A.L. Burt Company Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good No Jacket Uncredited 
Original full colour pastedown cover on boards. When elderly Jacob Marlowe comes back to Lakeville after 20 years away, things begin to change for Bert Barton and his family. Cracked front hinge glued. Previous owner's name. 262 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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