Wait and Hope; or, Ben Bradford's Motto. (Brave and Bold Series)

By: Alger, Horatio, Jr.

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Boards lightly soiled, pages lightly toned. 1877 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 352 pp. 8vo. Orange cloth, black and red titles. Engraved frontispiece and series page. A young adult novel by the author of numerous 'rag to riches' stories in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Many of Alger's works were released in pulp paperback editions from 1900 to 1926. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Horatio Alger, Jr. (January 13, 1832 – July 18, 1899) was a prolific 19th-century American author whose principal output was formulaic juvenile novels that followed the adventures of bootblacks, newsboys, peddlers, buskers, and other impoverished children in their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of respectable middle-class security and comfort. His novels were hugely popular in their day.

Title: Wait and Hope; or, Ben Bradford's Motto. (Brave and Bold Series)

Author: Alger, Horatio, Jr.

Categories: Modern First Editions, Trade & Signed Bindings, Boy's Series,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, Porter & Coates: 1877

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2303665

Keywords: CHILDREN VINTAGE SERIES HORATIO ALGER LAKE GEORGE,