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The Camp Fire Girls' Larks and Pranks; or, The House of the Open Door [Campfire]

By: Frey, Hildegard G.

Price: $60.00  $48.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2207582

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Includes scarce jacket, advertising books 1-4 on rear panel. Top page ridge lightly smudged, title page split halfway up along binding but still attached, ink name on front endpaper, jacket foxed with a few minor tears and minimal loss from spine head and foot. 1917 Hard Cover. 256 pp. 8vo. Glossy Watson Davis frontispiece. The fifth book in the only authorized series of books featuring the Camp Fire Girls. KEYWORDS: CHILDREN VINTAGE CAMPFIRE GIRLS SERIES View more info

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The Stolen Blueprints (The Barbara Ann Mystery Series Book 1)

By: Grosby, Ruth

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1939

Seller ID: 2293018

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Pages toned, ink address on front endpaper. 1939 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, [2], 238, [10] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece. First in the Barbara Ann Mystery series. Barbara Ann wants more than anything to travel with her school friends on a three week tour of Colorado, the Grand Canyon, and Yellowstone Park, but her hopes are dashed when her mother informs her that money is too tight. Mr. Wilson's architectural firm has lost most of its recent contracts to a new rival firm, Howard and Johnston. Barbara Ann will not be able to go on the sch... View more info

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The Mystery at Mountain View (The Barbara Ann Mystery Series Book 2)

By: Grosby, Ruth

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1940

Seller ID: 2293019

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. Spine faded, front board faintly stained, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1940 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, [2], 243, [5] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece. Second in the Barbara Ann Mystery series. Barbara Ann and her friends depart on the long-awaited trip to Colorado. The group first visits Yellowstone Park and the Grand Canyon, and during their stay at Yellowstone Park, a woman warns Barbara Ann about their final destination, Mountain View. When Barbara Ann tries to obtain additional information, the woman's companion prevents her from ... View more info

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Three Little Women's Success: A Story for Girls (Three Little Women Series)

By: Jackson, Gabrielle E.

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Co.: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290247

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges rubbed. Page ridges faintly foxed, pencil name on front paste-down endpaper, ink stamp on front endpaper. 1913 Hard Cover. 318 pp. A story for girls. View more info

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The Whispering Statue (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories 14)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1937

Seller ID: 2198837

Condition: Good


1938 printing (Farah 1938C-4). Glossy frontispiece (the only format #3 title never to include glossy internals). Lacks jacket. Spine faded, boards lightly rubbed, pencil gift note dated 2/21/39 on front endpaper. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 217, [3] pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, Nancy Drew in heels silhouetted in orange on front cover, orange titles & endpapers. View more info

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The Clue of the Tapping Heels (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories 16)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $75.00  $60.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198838

Condition: Good


First edition (Farah 1939A-1). Glossy frontispiece. Lacks jacket. Spine faded and foxed, boards lightly rubbed, spine leans forward slightly, pencil gift note dated 2/21/39 on front endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 214, [6] pp. 8vo. Blue cloth, Nancy Drew in heels silhouetted in orange on front cover, orange titles & endpapers. Challenging questions confront Nancy Drew when she attempts to solve the mystery of the strange tapping sounds in the house of a retired actress. Who is the tapper? How does he gain access to Miss Carter’s house, despite securely locked doo... View more info

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The Sign of the Twisted Candles (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, No. 9)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2203681

Condition: Near Fine


1933 (Farah 1956B-58). Illustrated endpapers. Top page ridge lightly bumped. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 217 pp. In the course of solving the mystery of an old man's disappearing fortune, Nancy both starts and ends a family feud and reveals the identity of an orphan of unknown parentage. The second of three novels by ghostwriter Walter Karig, this story focuses on Nancy's encounter with a 100-year-old man at The Sign of the Twisted Candles, a roadside inn and restaurant. View more info

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The Mystery of the Ivory Charm / The Whispering Statue (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $5.00  $4.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1936

Seller ID: 2267135

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, page 6 of The Whispering Statue torn almost entirely along length, pages lightly toned. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216; 179 pp. Two Nancy Drew stories in one volume. The Mystery of the Ivory Charm: The plot finds Nancy, Bess, and George investigating a mysterious boy from India. The boy, Coya, works for a traveling circus, and is treated poorly by his guardian, Rai, also a native of India, who is in charge of the circus. Coya runs away from his abusive guardian and seeks asylum at the Drew home in River Heights. Soon after his arrival, the girls b... View more info

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The Mystery of the Ivory Charm (The Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Series 13)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2282966

Condition: Good


Farah 1950A-32. Jacket edges rubbed with some loss from corners and tape repairs to folds on reverse, front jacket flap corner clipped, ink name and address on title page. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. 8vo. Blue tweed, Nancy Drew in flats silhouetted in navy blue on front cover, navy blue titles & endpapers. What secret life-giving power does the exquisite ivory elephant charm contain? Can the trinket really protect its wearer from all harm? Nancy Drew finds out when the owner of the Bengleton Wild-Animal Show asks her to investigate one of the performe... View more info

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The Whispering Statue (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 14)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2282967

Condition: Good


Farah 1955A-32. Jacket edges rubbed with large split up seam of front flap and minor loss from corners, several tape repairs on reverse, ink name and address on title page. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 217, [1] pp. 8vo. Blue tweed, blue titles, Nancy silhouetted in blue with flats, blue endpapers. Nancy and her friends establish headquarters in a seaside yacht club to investigate strange happenings in a book store and the disappearance of a marble statue. View more info

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The Witch Tree Symbol (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 33)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $40.00  $32.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1955

Seller ID: 2282968

Condition: Good


First edition. Farah 1955C-1. Front jacket flap detached but included, sticker on front flap, ink name on front endpapers and ink check marks on jacket and flyleaf lists, minor loss from jacket corners. We have more books available by this author!. 213, [1] pp. 8vo. Blue tweed, blue titles, Nancy silhouetted in blue with flats, blue endpapers. When a neighbor asks Nancy Drew to accompany her to an old uninhabited mansion, a new mystery opens ups, and danger lurks on the second floor. Nancy finds a witch tree symbol that leads her to Pennsylvania Dutch country in pursuit of a cunning and ruthle... View more info

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The Secret of the Wooden Lady (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 27) (Cameo Edition)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $75.00  $60.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2286729

Condition: Very Good


First thus. Jacket edges rubbed with minor loss and a couple small tears to corners. 1960 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 192 pp. 8vo. 1960 'cameo edition', one of two known states of the first book from set #2 of the cameos, with purple ribbon on endpapers (Farah Guide, p. 32-34). Color frontispiece and black-and-white drawings by Polly Bolian, including several two-page spreads. Adventure abounds on the Bonny Scot in Boston Harbor as Nancy Drew helps Captain Easterly uncover the mystery of his ghostly visitors. From the moment the clever young detective and her frie... View more info

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Nancy Drew, Girl Detective -- Ultimate Nancy Drew Collection #1, Books 1-8: Without a Trace; A Race against Time; False Notes; High Risk; Lights, Camera...; Action!; The Stolen Relic; The Scarlet Macaw Scandal

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Aladdin Paperbacks: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2294404

ISBN: 1416950931

Condition: Near Fine


Includes publisher's slipcase. 2004 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Eight volumes issued in publisher's slipcase. Glossy color pictorial boards. The first eight mysteries in the new series inspired by the classic Nancy Drew mysteries. Includes: Without a Trace; A Race against Time; False Notes; High Risk; Lights, Camera...; Action!; The Stolen Relic; The Scarlet Macaw Scandal. View more info

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Trixie Belden and the Mystery on the Mississippi (Trixie Belden Library, Book 15)

By: Kenny, Kathryn

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: A Whitman Book: 1971

Seller ID: 2298859

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Board corners very lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. 1971 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 234 pp. Cover by Larry Frederick. It's anchors away for Trixie as she travels down the Mississippi River. No, it’s not on the old-fashioned paddle-wheel steamship she always dreamed of, but the trip is still more exciting than she ever imagined. Someone is shadowing her every move, trying to steal to the mysterious graph papers Trixie found in a trash can in her hotel room in Memphis. Why are the papers so important? Could there be more to the childish drawings th... View more info

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Anne of the Island (Anne of Green Gables, Book 3)

By: Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud)

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: The Ryerson Press: 1949

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2285243

Condition: Very Good


5th printing of the first Canadian edition, which was released nearly 30 years after the American edition due to Montgomery's deteriorating relationship with L.C. Page. She died just as the Canadian editions of this and her subsequent books were being released. Lacks jacket. Minor wear to corners. 1949 Hard Cover. viii, 326 pp. Green cloth, black titles. The third in Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables series. New adventures lie ahead as Anne Shirley packs her bags, waves good-bye to childhood, and heads for Redmond College. With old friend Prissy Grant waiting in the bustling city of Kingsport ... View more info

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Dorothy Dale: A Girl of To-Day [Today] (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 1)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $30.00  $24.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1908

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2293026

Condition: Very Good


Early printing (copyright lists through book 2, terminal ad lists through book 11, jacket flap lists through book 9). Includes scarce jacket. Ink gift note on front endpaper, 2 inch chip from jacket spine, jacket edges rubbed with a few smaller chips and tears. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 242, [10] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by Charles Nuttall. Book one in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale's Engagement (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 12)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293027

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 12). Hinges beginning to loosen, ink name on front endpaper. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248, [4] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by R. Emmett Owen. Book twelve in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale's Promise (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 9)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293028

Condition: Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 9). Boards lightly soiled, edges lightly foxed, front hinge loosening. 1914 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248, [4] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by W. Rogers. Book nine in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale in the City (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 8)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293029

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 8, terminal ad lists through book 12). Front hinge just beginning to loosen, ink name on front endpaper. 1913 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 246, [6] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates. Book eight in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale at the Glenwood School (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 2)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293030

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 2, terminal ad lists through book 12). Front hinge just beginning to loosen, ink name on front endpaper. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 227, [25] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by Charles Nuttall. Book two in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale in the West (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 10)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293031

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 10, terminal ad lists through book 12). Front hinge just beginning to loosen, ink name on front endpaper. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 250, [2] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by W. Rogers. Book ten in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Dorothy Dale's Strange Discovery (The Dorothy Dale Series Book 11)

By: Penrose, Margaret

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293032

Condition: Very Good


First edition (copyright page lists through book 11, terminal ad lists through book 12). Hinges just beginning to loosen, ink name on front endpaper. 1916 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248, [4] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white frontispiece and plates by R. Emmett Owen. Book eleven in the first girls series published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate, the company that also produced Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, The Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift, etc. View more info

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Hildegarde's Holiday (The Hildegarde Series)

By: Richards, Laura E.

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1891

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2270792

Condition: Near Fine


1930s reissue. Jacket corners rubbed. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 370 pp. 8vo. In this delightful sequel to Queen Hildegarde, Mrs. Richards again takes ukp the story of Hildegarde Graham. Hildegarde, who has changed from a discontented girl, to an attractive, happy one spends the summer with her cousin in Maine and discovers that her own happiness can influence the lives of many others. In her own joy of living, Hildegarde softens the heart of a miser, brights a children's hospital and brings happiness to dozens of other people when she solve the secret of 'T... View more info

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Hildegarde's Holiday (The Hildegarde Series)

By: Richards, Laura E.

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1891

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2270793

Condition: Good


1930s reissue. Jacket edges rubbed with some loss from corners, 3 inch closed tear to jacket, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 370 pp. 8vo. In this delightful sequel to Queen Hildegarde, Mrs. Richards again takes ukp the story of Hildegarde Graham. Hildegarde, who has changed from a discontented girl, to an attractive, happy one spends the summer with her cousin in Maine and discovers that her own happiness can influence the lives of many others. In her own joy of living, Hildegarde softens the heart of a miser, brights a children'... View more info

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Cherry Ames at Spencer (Cherry Ames Nurse Stories, Book 10)

By: Tatham, Julie

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1949

Seller ID: 2302773

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Very light general wear. 1949 Hard Cover. 213 pp. In Cherry Ames at Spencer, the tenth book in the Cherry Ames series, Cherry returns to Spencer to work in the new children's wing and helps exonerate a man falsely convicted of a pawnshop robbery. View more info

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Cherry Ames, Army Nurse (The Cherry Ames Nursing Stories Series Book 3)

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2298849

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket. Last title on front flap and prelim page is Rest Home Nurse. A few small tears along jacket edges, ink gift note dated 1955 on front endpaper. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 214 pp. Book three in the Cherry Ames Nurse Series, this one based on her experiences in the Army Nurse Corps. View more info

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Cherry Ames Flight Nurse (The Cherry Ames Nurse Stories Series Book 5)

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $15.00  $12.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2298851

Condition: Very Good


Includes original jacket. Last title on jacket flap and rear panel is Island Nurse. A few small closed tears along jacket edges,. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 215 pp. Black & white frontispiece by Ralph Crosby Smith. The war is over, and Cherry is sent home. Her new assignment is working in a hospital for veterans, where she finds her biggest challenge is raising the spirits of men who have lost arms, legs, or other body parts. Will they be welcomed back to their families and be able to work again? Jim Travers, the woodworker who has lost a leg and was the sol... View more info

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Cherry Ames Student Nurse (Cherry Ames Nurse Stories, Book 1)

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Seller ID: 2302771

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Spine faintly toned. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 213 pp. In Student Nurse, Cherry starts nursing school at Spencer with a mixture of anxiety and anticipation - would she have what it takes to be a nurse? She leaves her quiet town of Hilton, Illinois for the bustle of hospital life, to meet challenges she wouldn't have imagined. The U.S. is at war. Many nurses have gone to the front, and there is a shortage of RNs at Spencer-which Cherry and her classmates help to fill, as they learn the skills they need to graduate. And who is the mysterious patien... View more info

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Cherry Ames Senior Nurse (Cherry Ames Nurse Stories, Book 2)

By: Wells, Helen

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Seller ID: 2302772

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Spine lightly toned, light small stains on spine. 1944 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 217 pp. In Senior Nurse, Cherry realizes that a senior really must be a little more sober and responsible - perhaps she should have warned the head nurse right away about the rabbit that had been smuggled into the pediatric ward. But the children had enjoyed it so! As lofty seniors, Cherry and her friends each adopt a probationer (first-year student) to mentor. Why did her probie have to be dull and sullen Mildred Burnham? Dr. Joe Fortune has discovered a new way to synth... View more info