Only an Irish Boy or Andy Burke's Fortunes. Horatio Alger.
Only an Irish Boy or Andy Burke's Fortunes

Only an Irish Boy or Andy Burke's Fortunes

New York, Nd(ca.1900): Hurst and Blackett. Octavo. Item #026098

254 pages. Not only does this copy have a nice dust jacket but also represents one of the most interesting of Alger's works. This was one of the few Alger books where the protagonist who was a non-Anglo that had the heroic will to make the rags-to-riches success story. Bound in a light blue-green color pictorial cloth depicting Andy Burke and his horse, lettering in black pictorial spine in black, lettering gilt, page 141 has crease, a very good copy in very good pictorial dust jacket lettered and decorated in blue-gray, a few chips to spine and corners.

Price: $135.00

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