Horatio Alger: Selected full-text books and articles
The Fictional Republic: Horatio Alger and American Political Discourse Oxford University Press, 1994
Creating the Modern Man: American Magazines and Consumer Culture, 1900-1950 University of Missouri Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Horatio Alger Doesn't Work Here Any More: The Emergence of Modern Masculinity, 1915-1935"
Public Sentiments: Structures of Feeling in Nineteenth-Century American Literature University of North Carolina Press, 2001
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Pandering in the Public Sphere: Masculinity & the Market in Horatio Alger's Fiction"
Intimate and Authentic Economies: The American Self-Made Man from Douglass to Chaplin Routledge, 2003
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "The Nature Theater of Americana: Horatio Alger's Earnest Commodities"
A Many-Windowed House: Collected Essays on American Writers and American Writing Southern Illinois University Press, 1970
Librarian’s tip: "The Real Horatio Alger Story" begins on p. 76
The Liberal Tradition in America: An Interpretation of American Political Thought since the Revolution Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1955
Librarian’s tip: Part Five "The American World of Horatio Alger"
FREE! Phil the Fiddler, Or, the Story of a Young Street Musician New York Book Company, 1911
Grand'ther Baldwin's Thanksgiving, with Other Ballads and Poems G.K. Westgard II, 1978
FREE! The Cash Boy, or, Frank Fowler's Early Struggles New York Book Company, 1909
FREE! Paul the Peddler: Or, the Adventures of a Young Street Merchant Hurst & Co., 1903
FREE! The Errand Boy; or, How Phil Brent Won Success A.L. Burt, 1888
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