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Ben the luggage boy, or, Among the wharves

Horatio Alger, Jr.

Ben the luggage boy, or, Among the wharves

by Horatio Alger, Jr.

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Published by Polyglot Press in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Runaways -- Fiction,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Young Ben runs away from home after a conflict with his father and lives on the streets of New York City for years, but his mother still hopes to see him again.

      Edition Notes

      First published in 1870 by Loring, Boston.

      Other titlesBen the luggage boy, Among the wharves
      StatementHoratio Alger, Jr.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesPolyglot Press Alger series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.A395 Bdp 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3405710M
      ISBN 10193192774X
      LC Control Number2005021311

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Ben, the Luggage Boy; Or, Among the Wharves by Jr. Horatio Alger. Paperback $ View All Available Formats & Editions. Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping This book is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series. The creators of this series are Pages: Ben was a luggage boy, his occupation being to wait at the piers for the arrival of steamboats, or at the railway stations, on the chance of getting a carpet[Pg 12]-bag or valise to carry.

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If he did not care enough for the valise to do this, Ben would not be responsible. Get this from a library. Ben, the luggage boy; or, Among the wharves. [Horatio Alger, Jr.] -- Ten-year-old Ben Brandon has run away from his home in Cedarville, Pennsylvania after his father has punished him for something he did not do.

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In presenting "Ben, the Luggage Boy," to the public, as the fifth of the Ragged Dick Series, the author desires to say that it is in all essential points a true history; the particulars of the story having been communicated to him, by Ben himself, nearly two years since.

In presenting "Ben, the Luggage Boy," to the public, as the fifth of the Ragged Dick Series, the author desires to say that it is in all essential points a true history; the particulars of the story having been communicated to him, by Ben himself, nearly two years since.2/5(1).According to the preface, the book was based on a true story told to the author by a real boy named Ben.

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