Bound to Rise (Illustrated): Up the Ladder by Horatio Alger, Jr.

Bound to Rise (Illustrated): Up the Ladder

byHoratio Alger, Jr.

Kobo ebook | February 20, 2016

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Harry Walton is the son of a farmer who is experiencing rough financial times. Using Benjamin Franklin as a model, Henry sets out to save his family from a dishonorable man's loan of exorbitant interest rate through hard work and thrift.

This edition of the book contains ten time- and place-relevant illustrations that are unique to this edition.

Horatio Alger, Jr. (January 13, 1832 – July 18, 1899) was a prolific 19th-century American author, best known for his many formulaic juvenile novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His writings were characterized by the "rags-to-riches" narrative, which had a formative effect on America during the Gilded Age.

Title:Bound to Rise (Illustrated): Up the LadderFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:February 20, 2016Publisher:Steve GabanyLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990051480931

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