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Alger Horatio

Ragged Dick

Alger Horatio (18321898) 껫Ragged Dick

American writer of boys stories, b. Revere, Mass. He wrote over 100 books for boys, the first, Ragged Dick, being published in 1867. By leading exemplary lives, struggling valiantly against poverty and adversity, Algers heroes gain wealth and honor. His works were all extremely popular. Silas Snobdens Office Boy, which ran serially in the Argosy magazine in 188990, was not published as a book until 1973.

USA, 1982, Ragged Dick


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