Author:Alfred Henry Lewis

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Alfred Henry Lewis

Pen names: A. H. Lewis, Dan Quin. American investigative journalist, lawyer, novelist, editor, and short story writer. As an investigative journalist, Lewis wrote extensively about corruption in New York politics: the subject of his book The Boss, and How He Came to Rule New York. In fiction, his most successful works were his Wolfville series of Western fiction.



  • Richard Croker (1901) IA
  • The Boss, and How He Came to Rule New York (1903) IA
  • When Men Grew Tall, or, The Story of Andrew Jackson (1907) IA
  • Nation-famous New York Murders (1914)

Novels and short story collections[edit]

  • Sandburrs (1900) IA
  • Peggy O'Neal (1903) IA
  • The President: A Novel (1904) IA
  • Confessions of a Detective (1906) IA
  • The Apaches of New York (1912) IA
  • The Black Lion Inn IA
  • The Sunset Trail IA
  • The Throwback: a Romance of the Southwest IA
  • The story of Paul Jones: an historical romance IA

Wolfville stories[edit]

Works from periodicals[edit]

Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1929, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.

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