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Grey Chieftain

by Chipperfield, Joseph E.

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Published
ca 1954
Condition
Fine
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$25.00

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New York: Roy, ca 1954. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Book originally published in England in 1952. Library of Congress number 54-10470, so this American edition probably published in 1954. Illustrated by Gifford Ambler. Adventure story of a dog. Fine book. Dust jacket has rubs at corners and light edgewear.
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Billy Smith Shanghaied Ace

by Sainsbury, Jr., Noel

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
1934
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Later printing
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$20.00

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New York: Cupples & Leon, 1934. Later printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. Fifth and last in series. This printing is approximately 1938 based on list of Bomba books on rear panel of dust jacket. Frontis illustration. Bright red cloth boards with black lettering and bi-plane illustration. Endpapers black & white multi… Read more
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Red Randall on Active Duty

by Bowen, R. Sidney

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Published
1944
Condition
New
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$20.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1944. Hardcover. New/Very good. Second book in series. Dust jacket front flap copy about this book, top corner P.C.J. and bottom 100-140. Rear flap describes Red Randall over Tokyo; rear panel shows 26 Air Combat books. Green boards, orange picture endpapers. Poor wartime paper resulting in tanned pages.… Read more
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Baseball Joe on the School Nine

by Chadwick, Lester

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Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later printing
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$35.00

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New York: Cupples & Leon, 1912. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very good. First two of this series shown on copyright page--this is the second. "Other Volumes in Preparation". Also on that page are 4 college sports series books. This printing is approximately 1928 based on back of dust jacket which shows just 8 of 9 Boy… Read more
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The X Bar X Boys Lost in the Rockies

by Ferris, James Cody

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
1930
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later printing
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$25.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1930. Later printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. 1a binding with red cloth boards and black lettering & cowboy illustration on front. White & green endpaper illustration. This is last title in the book #9, but dust jacket front flap lists through #13 published in 1933. Dust jacket has a… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #18: The Twisted Claw

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
1939
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1939. Reprint. Fine/Very good. 1959b printing of 1939 book. Beige board, brown multi-picture endpapers. Dust jacket has yellow spine and price code 100100 on flap. 38 titles are listed on front flap, 8 Tom Corbet on rear flap, and 14 Tom Swift on rear panel. Book is fine, clean… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #19: The Disappearing Floor

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
(1940)
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Reprint
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$15.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1940). Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 1947 reprint of 1940 book. Dust jacket front flap lists 25 titles through "The Secret Panel"; back flap lists 8 Lone Rangers; and rear panel has 23 Aviation Stories. Brown boards, with small nick on edge, and orange endpaper illustration. Browned… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #6: The Shore Road Mystery

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
(1928)
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Reprint
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$14.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1928). Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good. 1959c printing. Beige boards, brown multi-scene endpapers. Picture on spine shows boys looking toward beach on right. Front flap lists to #38 Mystery at Devil's Paw, rear flap lists 14 Ken Holt books, and rear panel lists 14 Tom Swifts. Small bump on… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #17: The Secret Warning

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
(1938)
Condition
Near fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$8.50

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1938). Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine/Good. 1946-47 reprint of 1938 book. Dust jacket front flap lists 25 titles through "The Secret Panel"; back flap lists 8 Lone Rangers; and rear panel has 23 Aviation Stories. Brown boards and orange endpaper illustration. Browned pages due to poor quality paper.… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #34: The Hooded Hawk Mystery

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1954)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$17.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1954). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. 1960a printing. Beige tweed boards, brown multiscene endpapers, Wrap-around dust jacket, price code 100100. Front flap shows 39 Hardy Boys titles, rear flap has 15 Rick Brant Stories, and rear panel has 15 Tom Swift books. Book is fine, straight and unmarked. … Read more
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The Hardy Boys #13: The Mark on the Door

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1934)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1934). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. 1957 reprint of 1934 book. Pictorial wrap-around dust jacket front flap lists 37 titles through "Ghost at Skeleton Rock"; back panel lists 11 Tom Swift Jr. titles. Beige boards with brown multiple scene endpapers. Book is fine, clean and unmarked. The bright dust jacket… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #22: The Flickering Torch Mystery

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1943)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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$18.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1943). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very goodvery good +. 1950B reprint of 1943 book. Dust jacket front flap lists 29 titles through "The Secret of the Lost Tunnel"; back flap lists 4 Tom Quest titles, and rear panel has 12 Lone Rangers. Brown boards and orange endpaper illustration. Bright dust jacket… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #35: The Clue in the Embers

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1955)
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$7.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1955). Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 1956b printing. Beige tweed boards, orange endpapers, Wrap-around dust jacket with price code 100100. Previous owner's penciled name and 1959 date on verso of front free endpaper. Dust jacket has rubbing on spine partially obscuring title, chips at top and bottom of spine and at… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #9: The Great Airport Mystery

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
(1930)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1930). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. 1959b printing. Beige boards with brown multi-scene endpapers. Wrap-around picture on dust jacket of 2 boys (1 kneeling) and a kneeling policeman. Front flap lists 38 titles, rear flap lists 8 Tom Corbett, rear panel lists 14 Tom Swifts. Jacket has two one-inch… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #12: Footprints Under the Window

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1933)
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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$7.50

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NY: Grosset & Dunlap, (1933). Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good +/good +. 1950b reprint of 1933 book. Last book on front flap is #29 Secret of Lost Tunnel. Beige boards and orange endpaper. Small dent on bottom of front board. Dust jacket is price clipped. Jacket has ships on top… Read more
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The Hardy Boys #12: Footprints Under the Window

by Dixon, Franklin W.

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Published
(1933)
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$12.50

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NY: Grosset & Dunlap, (1933). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. 1958a reprint of 1933 book. Tan boards and brown multi-scene endpapers. Dust jacket has price 100100 in red on flap. Jacket has light edgewear top & ottom of spine, couple of tiny corner chips. Mylar cover on all our dust jackets
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Tarzan and the Ant Men

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
(1924)
Condition
Very Good
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$17.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1924) . Hardcover. Very Good/very good +. Later printing, ca. 1950s. Green tweed boards with black lettering and illustration on front board of Tarzan standing on elephant. Dark green top page edges. White endpapers. Dust jacket illustration on front & spine of Tarzan with bow and arrow. Boards… Read more
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Tarzan the Untamed

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
(1920)
Condition
Fine
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$17.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1920) . Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Later printing, ca. 1950s. Pink tweed boards with black lettering and illustration on front board of Tarzan standing on elephant. Black top page edges. Plane white endpapers. Dust jacket illustration on front & spine of Tarzan, a lion and a leopard. … Read more
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Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Published
(1918)
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1918) . Hardcover. Very Good/Very good. Later printing, ca. 1950s. Green tweed boards. Spine with black lettering is slightly faded. Illustration on front board of Tarzan standing on elephant. Dust jacket illustration on front & spine of Tarzan carrying woman from a charging elephant. Bright jacket… Read more
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Beautiful Joe; A Dog's Own Story

by Saunders, Marshall

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1920. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very good. Famous Dog Stories". Original copyright date of book is 1893. Tan cloth boards slightly darkened at edges. Bright dust jacket, with price code 150150 on flap, has a couple of 1" and smaller tears and creases at edges, and a 1" rub at spine… Read more
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