The Boss, and How He Came to Rule New York
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The Boss, and How He Came to Rule New York

By Alfred Henry Lewis
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  • THE BOSS, AND HOW HE CAME TO RULE NEW YORK
    • Author Of “Peggy O’Neal,” “President,” “Wolfvilledays,” Etc.
      • A. L. Burt Company, Publishers, New York
    • A. L. Burt Company, Publishers, New York
    • THE WORD OF PREFACE
  • THE BOSS
    • CHAPTER I—HOW THE BOSS CAME TO NEW YORK
    • CHAPTER II—THE BOSS MEETS WITH POLITICS
    • CHAPTER III—THE BOSS SEES THE POWER OF TAMMANY
    • CHAPTER IV—THE BOSS ENTERS THE PRIMARY GRADE OF POLITICS
    • CHAPTER V—THE BATTLE OF THE BALLOTS
    • CHAPTER VI—THE RED JACKET ASSOCIATION
    • CHAPTER VII—HOW THE BOSS WAS NAMED FOR ALDERMAN
    • CHAPTER VIII—THE FATE OF SHEENY JOE
    • CHAPTER IX—HOW BIG KENNEDY BOLTED
    • CHAPTER X—HOW JIMMY THE BLACKSMITH DIED
    • CHAPTER XI—HOW THE BOSS STOOD AT BAY FOR HIS LIFE
    • CHAPTER XII—DARBY THE GOPHER
    • CHAPTER XIII—BIG KENNEDY AND THE MUGWUMPS
    • CHAPTER XIV—THE MULBERRY FRANCHISE
    • CHAPTER XV—THAT GAS COMPANY INJUNCTION
    • CHAPTER XVI—THE BOSS IS DEAD; LONG LIVE THE BOSS!
    • CHAPTER XVII—THE REPUTABLE OLD GENTLEMAN IS MAYOR
    • CHAPTER XVIII—HOW THE BOSS TOOK THE TOWN
    • CHAPTER XIX—THE SON OF THE WIDOW VAN FLANGE
    • CHAPTER XX—THE MARK OF THE ROPE
    • CHAPTER XXI—THE REVEREND BRONSON’S REBELLION
    • CHAPTER XXII—THE MAN OF THE KNIFE
    • CHAPTER XXIII—THE WEDDING OF BLOSSOM
    • CHAPTER XXIV—HOW VAN FLANGE WENT INTO STOCKS
    • CHAPTER XXV—PROFIT AND LOSS; MAINLY THE LATTER
    • CHAPTER XXVI—THE VICTOR AND THE SPOILS
    • CHAPTER XXVII—GOLD CAME, AND DEATH STEPPED IN
    • CHAPTER XXVIII—BEING THE EPILOGUE
      • THE END
    • THE END
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