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Category: All Categories: Children's Series Books: Juv Series for Girls
315 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Aldridge, Janet, Illustrated by: Illustrated  
The Meadow-Brook Girls Across Country : or the Young Pathfinders on a Summer Hike

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Co, Akron, OH 1913.
250 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/black lettering, frontispiece and with three interior illustrations. A group of five girls from New Hampshire have fun hiking and camping. The girls hike home from the Poconos, meeting the Tramp Club Boys along the way, and beating them in a walking contest. This is second book in the series of six. prev owner wrote on ffep, pages tanning. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 14.80 CAD 14.52 EUR 10.30 GBP 7.54 JPY 1,169.00 MXN 146.13 ZAR 129.89 

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2.
allen, betsy  
mystery of the ruby queens

Publisher: grosset & dunlap.
nf/nf. tiny bit small scruffing at tops and bottoms of spine dj. dj not sunned stained or marked paper is very good. List to self on facing title page and inside back flap.On back cover of dj Vickie Barr lists to clue of the gold coin c.1958.on inside dj fold in flap has a summary of the story.

Appr.: | AUD 75.95 CAD 74.53 EUR 52.86 GBP 38.71 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 666.67 

Purchase direct from: Globe Bookstore. Item number: 00044.
    
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3.
Allen, Betsy, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Puzzle in Purple : a Connie Blair Mystery #3

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1948.
viii, 213 pp, green papercovered boards w/color illustrated front board and cameo of Conie on hte spine, plain grey endpapers. Phantom Friends - C108-3, format #2, book number 3 in the series. Lists to The Mystery of the Ruby Queens #12 on the advertisement page and also on the rear panel. Connie attends art school, where the decorations for the Fairy Tale Ball are vanalized. Is it the work of a practical joker or a villian? dj chip one inch chips on top edge of back panel and spine, small chips on dj bottom front panel. ca 1958 Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 16.09 CAD 15.79 EUR 11.20 GBP 8.20 JPY 1,271.00 MXN 158.88 ZAR 141.22 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 039900.
    
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4.
Barkas, Natalie. , Illustrator: A. Barclay (illustrations)  
THE QUEST OF THE BELLAMY JEWELS.
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Publisher: London/Glasgow: Blackie & Son no date..
Dusty Bates' adventure begins when he stows away on the ship, "Tilbury Pride", where he quickly discovers a plan to smuggle the Bellamy Jewels. From an original film play by Michael Barringer. 208p: black/white frontispiece + 2 illustrations on coated paper hors-texte; 19cm. Book: Near Very Good (minor wear, slight evidence of spillage front board, gift inscription free-front endpaper, 4 pages creased, otherwise clean and sound). Dustjacket: Good (edgewear with tears and chips, spine ends worn and torn affecting titles). For sale on behalf of the Bury Municipal Library. Brown cloth hardcover. Book condition: Near Very Good. Jacket condition: Good.

Appr.: | AUD 12.66 CAD 12.42 EUR 8.81 GBP 6.45 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 111.11 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: CLIB124.
    
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5.
Bemelmans, Ludwig with intro by Quindlen, Anna, Illustrated by: Bemelman, Ludwig  
Mad About Madeline : the complete Tales

Publisher: Viking New York, NY 1993.
320 pp, wht-grn-yel boards w/color illustrated front & back, color illustrated endpapers. Collection of six of the Madeline stories: Madeline, Madeline & the Bad Hat, Madeline's Rescue, Madeline the Gypsies, Madeline in London, & Madeline's Chistmas. Also has selection of original sketches of Madeline f/Ludwig Bemelmans' notebooks. 7th Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 22.59 CAD 22.17 EUR 15.73 GBP 11.52 JPY 1,785.00 MXN 223.13 ZAR 198.33 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 024807.
    
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6.
Blank, Clair  
Beverly Gray on a Treasure Hunt #9

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1938.
243 pp, blu boards w/dark blu lettering, dj blu-brn-red w/color pictorial spine & front, light blue endpapers w/cameo. Reporter is the last book listed on dust jacket flap & Treasure Hunt is the last book listed on the advertisement page inside book. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends, format 3 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #9 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". The Susabella sails to a Pacific island where Beverly locates the treasure described on the map mentioned in the two previous books. some shelf wear to bottom edge of boards, dj small chips top of dj, 3/8" chip on top edge of back panel of dj, some soiling to the dj, dj price-clipped. ca 1940 Good+ Hard Cover Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 19.32 CAD 18.96 EUR 13.44 GBP 9.85 JPY 1,526.00 MXN 190.75 ZAR 169.56 

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7.
Blank, Clair  
Beverly Gray, Reporter

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1940.
239 pp, blue boards w/dark blu lettering on front cover, dj grn-brn-yel w/color wraparound pictorial, plain white endpapers, last book listed on dust jacket flap & last book listed on advertisement page inside book. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends, Format 3 in the Girls Series Companion. Volume #10 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". btm of dj spine has number 10. Bev returns to New York. A train wreck restores Rosalie's memory. Beverly is given a mysterious package which leads her to a band of spies who are trying to steal military plans. Early Reprint Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 42.51 CAD 41.71 EUR 29.59 GBP 21.66 JPY 3,358.00 MXN 419.75 ZAR 373.11 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 015697.
    
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8.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Journey EVERLY GRAY'S JOURNEY

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1946.
239 pp, blue boards w/dark blu lettering, dj grn-blk-gry w/color pictorial front & spine. First book listed on dust jacket flap, but only 16 books listed on the flap. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends (Volume 17 in The Girls Series Companion) Volume #16 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". btm of dj spine has number 16. Larry has been in England f/over a month, & Bev has not heard from him. She sails to England & discovers Larry has gone to the countryside "with his fiancee, Beverly Gray." Does Bev has an evil twin? Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 48.42 CAD 47.52 EUR 33.70 GBP 24.68 JPY 3,825.00 MXN 478.13 ZAR 425.00 

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9.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray, Reporter

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1934.
253 pp, light green boards w/dark green lettering, dj yel-brwn-blk w/color pictorial spine & front, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene, glossy frontispiece. Book #11 is the last book listed on dust jacket flap & book #11 is the last bk listed on advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #11 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series", 10 on bottom of dj spine. Bev returns to New York. A train wreck restores Rosalie's memory. Beverly is given a mysterious package which leads her to a band of spies who are trying to steal military plans. small chips on dj corners & btm front of dj. Reprint Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 58.65 CAD 57.55 EUR 40.82 GBP 29.89 JPY 4,633.00 MXN 579.13 ZAR 514.78 

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10.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray on a Treasure Hunt #9

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1938.
243 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, dj blu-brn-red w/color pictorial spine & front, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene, glossy frontispiece. Book #13 is the last book listed on dust jacket flap & book #9 is the last book listed on advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #9 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". The Susabella sails to a Pacific island where Beverly locates the treasure described on the map mentioned in the two previous books. spine sunned, chipped on dj btm (1.7") & top (.5") of spine w/front cover different shades of green, prev owner's name on FPD Reprint Good- Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 28.52 CAD 27.99 EUR 19.85 GBP 14.54 JPY 2,253.00 MXN 281.63 ZAR 250.33 

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11.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Return

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1939.
251 pp, light green boards w/dark green lettering, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene. Book #10 is the last book listed on advertisement page inside the book at the back. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #10 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Beverly Gray who is onboard the Susabella is an imposter that Nikki has placed there. Part of her reasoning for this is that she has escaped from the country of Corona, where she is supposed to be queen against her wishes. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 25.29 CAD 24.82 EUR 17.60 GBP 12.89 JPY 1,998.00 MXN 249.75 ZAR 222.00 

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12.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Return

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1939.
251 pp, dark green boards w/black lettering, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene, dj brn-tan-wht w/pictorial front & spine, glossy frontispiece. Book #12 is the last book listed on advertisement page inside the book at the back. Format 2B the society of Phantom friends, format 3 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #10 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Beverly Gray who is onboard the Susabella is an imposter that Nikki has placed there. Part of her reasoning for this is that she has escaped from the country of Corona, where she is supposed to be queen against her wishes. dj chipped t&b of spine, prev owner's bkplate ffep, prev owner wrote on FPD & RPD. Reprint Good- Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.99 CAD 20.60 EUR 14.61 GBP 10.70 JPY 1,658.00 MXN 207.25 ZAR 184.22 

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13.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray, Reporter

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1940.
239 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, dj yel-brwn-blk w/color pictorial spine & front of airplane & train wreck, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene, glossy frontispiece. Reporter is the last book listed on dust jacket flap & reporter is the last book listed on advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #11 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series", 10 on bottom of dj spine. Bev returns to New Yor, . A train wreck restores Rosalie's memory. Beverly is given a mysterious package which leads her to a band of spies who are trying to steal miltiary plans. The dj is chipped at the corners and at the top & bottom of the spine, corners of boards some wear. First Edition Good Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 37.66 CAD 36.96 EUR 26.21 GBP 19.19 JPY 2,975.00 MXN 371.88 ZAR 330.56 

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14.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray on a Treasure Hunt #9

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1938.
243 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, dj blu-brn-red w/color pictorial spine & front, light blue endpapers w/"house scene", glossy frontispiece. Reporter is the last book listed on dust jacket flap & Treasure Hunt is the last book listed on the advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #9 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". The Susabella sails to a Pacific island where Beverly locates the treasure described on the map mentioned in the two previous books. The spine is sunned, dj chipped on corners plus 3" chip bottom of dj spine, chipped 1/2" x 3" dj top of spine. Reprint Good- Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.99 CAD 20.60 EUR 14.61 GBP 10.70 JPY 1,658.00 MXN 207.25 ZAR 184.22 

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15.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Problem

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1938.
243 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, dj blu-brn-red w/color pictorial spine & front, light blue endpapers w/"house scene". Quest is the last book listed on dust jacket flap. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #13 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Bev meets jewel thief True Torston. A play written by Bev is produced on Broadway, starring Shirley, whose stage name is Dale Arden. Rival reporter Kay Merrill is introduced. The spine is sunned, dj chipped on corners plus bottom & top of spine. Good Hard Cover Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 40.35 CAD 39.60 EUR 28.09 GBP 20.57 JPY 3,188.00 MXN 398.50 ZAR 354.22 

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16.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Challenge

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1945.
207 pp, red smooth papercovered boards w/dark blu lettering, dj grey-green-black w/yell lettering, w/color pictorial spine & front, light blu endpapers w/"house scene", plain frontispiece. Adventure is the last book listed on the dust jacket flap. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #15 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series", 15 on bottom of dj spine. Shirley inherits the Lazy Y Ranch in Montana, but faces hostility from the townspeople. Is Mark, the foreman, trying to drive Shirley away & get the ranch for himself. The spine is sunned, small chips on dj corners, top & bottom of spine. Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 53.80 CAD 52.80 EUR 37.44 GBP 27.42 JPY 4,250.00 MXN 531.25 ZAR 472.22 

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17.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Journey

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1946.
209 pp, blue papercovered boards w/dark blu ltrs, dj grey-blk-green w/color pictorial front & spine, blue-wht cameo endpapers, plain frontispiece, 16 on bottom of dj spine. First book listed on dust jacket flap, but lists to Challenge on the flap. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends (Volume 17 in The Girls Series Companion) Volume #16 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". btm of dj spine has number 16. Larry has been in England f/over a month, & Bev has not heard from him. She sails to England & discovers Larry has gone to the countryside "with his fiancee, Beverly Gray." Does Bev has an evil twin? Slight wear to edges, dj some wrinkling at top of spine, dj price-clipped. Good Hard Cover Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 48.42 CAD 47.52 EUR 33.70 GBP 24.68 JPY 3,825.00 MXN 478.13 ZAR 425.00 

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18.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Return

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1939.
251 pp, light green boards w/dark green lettering, light blue endpapers w/"house" scene, frontispiece on coated paper. Book #11 is the last book listed on advertisement page inside the book at the back. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #10 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Beverly Gray who is on board the Susabella, is an imposter that Nikki has placed there. Part of her reasoning for this is that she has escaped from the country of Corona, where she is supposed to be queen against her wishes. slight wear to corners & edges of spine Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.99 CAD 20.60 EUR 14.61 GBP 10.70 JPY 1,658.00 MXN 207.25 ZAR 184.22 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 027620.
    
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19.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray Sophomore #2

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1934.
256 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, light blue endpapers w/"house scene", glossy frontispiece. Treasure Hunt is the last book listed on the advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #2 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Bev becomes a reporter for the school newspaper, the Comet. She meets her future employer, Charlie Blaine of the New York Herald Tribune. Jim confesses his love for Beverly. Bev investigates the eerie Horler mansion. corners worn, some wear top & bottom of spine, some edge wear on joints. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 18.24 CAD 17.90 EUR 12.70 GBP 9.30 JPY 1,441.00 MXN 180.13 ZAR 160.11 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray Sophomore #2

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1934.
254 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/dark green lettering, light blue endpapers w/"house scene", glossy frontispiece. Treasure Hunt is the last book listed on the advertisement page inside book. Format 2A the society of Phantom friends, format 2 inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #1 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". During the winter holidays, Bev is lost in a blizzard. She is found and imprisioned by a giant insane hermit woman. Beverly escapes, only to be stalked by a bear. some wear to corners & rubbed on spine joints. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 20.71 CAD 20.32 EUR 14.41 GBP 10.55 JPY 1,636.00 MXN 204.50 ZAR 181.78 

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21.
Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
The Adventure Girls in the Air

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Company Akron, OH 1936.
250 pp, green cloth covered boards w/dark blu stamped lettering on the spine and front cover, line drawn frontispiece. Book #2 from the Adventure Girl Series, 3 books in the series. There are six Adventure Girls and the series covers the girls' senior year at high school and freshman year at Briarhurst college. Someone is trying to steal Brent's invention, a motor that will use less fuel. Brent and Gale fall in love. Girls Series Companion A-8-2 Format #2. pages yellowing. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 10.76 CAD 10.56 EUR 7.49 GBP 5.48 JPY 850.00 MXN 106.25 ZAR 94.44 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Vacation

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1949.
213 pp, blu weave papercovered boards w/dark blu lettering & cameo on front cover, dj grey-green-black w/wht lettering, w/color pictorial spine & front, light blu endpapers w/cameo, plain frontispiece. Vacation is the last book listed on the dust jacket flap & Island Mystery is the last book listed on advertisement page. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends, format IV inThe Girls Series Companion. Volume #18 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". The gang reunites aboard Roger's yacht. One of their friends, Phyllis Tanner, and her brother are wanted by the police. Can Bev find the real thief? The spine is slight sunning, small chips on dj corners, top & bottom of spine, dj price-clipped. ca 1952 Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 48.42 CAD 47.52 EUR 33.70 GBP 24.68 JPY 3,825.00 MXN 478.13 ZAR 425.00 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Problem

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1943.
243 pp, blue tweedight papercovered boards w/dark blu lettering, dj wht-blu-green-red w/color illustrated spine & front, blue endpapers w/"cameo". "Challenge" is the last book listed on dust jacket flap. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends & listed as volume 14, format IV in The Girls Series Companion. Volume #13 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Bev meets jewel thief True Torston. A play written by Bev is produced on Broadway, starring Shirley, whose stage name is Dale Arden. Rival reporter Kay Merrill is introduced. dj chipped along the top & bottom edges, dj price-clipped. ca 1945 Good- Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 44.66 CAD 43.83 EUR 31.08 GBP 22.76 JPY 3,528.00 MXN 441.00 ZAR 392.00 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Mystery #18

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1948.
207 pp, blu weave papercovered boards w/dark blu lettering & cameo on front cover, dj white-blu-green-yel w/black lettering, w/color illustrated spine & front, light blu endpapers w/cameo, plain frontispiece. "Challenge" is the last book listed on the dust jacket flap & "DIscovery" is the last book listed on advertisement page. Format 2C the society of Phantom friends & listed as book#19, format IV inThe Girls Series Companion and listed as volume #18 from the "The Beverly Gray College Mystery Series". Indian Prince Houssain's "precious Star of the East" is stolen. An evil Hindu, Ram, is involved in this problem. Beverly solves this mystery and also the mystery of what the "Star of the East" actually is. Small chips on dj corners, top & bottom of spine, dj price-clipped. ca 1953 Good Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 40.89 CAD 40.12 EUR 28.46 GBP 20.84 JPY 3,230.00 MXN 403.75 ZAR 358.89 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Beverly Gray's Island Mystery #22

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1952.
179 pp, blu weave papercovered boards w/cameo on front cover, blue-wht cameo endpapers. This is book #22 of the series. Island Mystery is last book listed on the advertisement page. Volume #23 from the "The Beverly Gray Mystery Series", Format 2C the Society of Phantom Friends, volume #22 from the collecting Girls Series book, format IV. The series has 26 books. The Susabella disappears at sea with all Bev's friends aboard. She investigates, only to find kay Merrill is also pursuing the mystery. The trail leads to Vernon College, wehre a clue is found in the text of Shakespeare's The Tempest. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 32.28 CAD 31.68 EUR 22.47 GBP 16.45 JPY 2,550.00 MXN 318.75 ZAR 283.33 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Beverly Gray's Discovery G23

Publisher: Clover Books New York, NY 1953.
183 pp, glossy grn-wht-blk bds w/color cellophane covered pictorial frt & spine, plain tan endpapers. Last book listed on back cover is Surprise G25. Volume #24 from the "The Beverly Gray Mystery Series", Format 3 the Society of Phantom Friends, format 5 Secret of collecting Girls Series Books. The series has 26 books. Shirley buys a painting of a child. Shirley shows Bev a "genuine Dumier" painting that she bought for the house she & Roger will share when they are married. some wear at the corners No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 26.85 CAD 26.35 EUR 18.69 GBP 13.68 JPY 2,121.00 MXN 265.13 ZAR 235.67 

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Blank, Clair, Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Beverly Gray's Discovery G23

Publisher: Clover Books New York, NY 1953.
183 pp, glossy grn-wht-blk bds w/color cellophane covered pictorial frt & spine, plain tan endpapers. Last book listed on back cover is Surprise G25. Volume #24 from the "The Beverly Gray Mystery Series", Format 3 the Society of Phantom Friends, format 5 Secret of collecting Girls Series Books. The series has 26 books. Shirley buys a painting of a child. Shirley shows Bev a "genuine Dumier" painting that she bought for the house she & Roger will share when they are married. some wear at the corners No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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28.
Blank, Clair.  
Beverly Gray, Freshman

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, 1934..
254 p., 254 p., 19 cm. The Beverly Gray college mystery series ; [1]. First pub. Chicago : A.L. Burt , 1934. (Grosset & Dunlap purchased rights to the series in 1938) The author Clarissa Mabel Blank Moyer (1915-1965) wrote this while in high school in Allentown, PA. Stock# 102,469. Good / no dj.

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29.
Blank, Clair.  
Beverly Gray's Adventure

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, 1944..
4 p. l., 213 p. incl, front. 19 cm. Beverly Gray college mystery series14 (of 26). The author was Clarissa Mabel Blank Moyer (1915-1965). "The Beverly Gray series is much like a soap opera in that it contains high drama and features a continuing storyline from book to book." Stock# 102,470. Good+ / no dj.

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30.
Blank, Clair.  
Beverly Gray's Journey

Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, 1946..
vii p., 1l., 209 p. incl. front. 19 .5 cm. Clair. Beverly Gray college mystery series 16 (of 26). The author, Clarissa Mabel Blank Moyer (1915-1965), has "Beverly Gray suffering from more close calls than other series book protagonists." Stock# 102,471. Good+ / no dj.

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31.
Blank, Clair.  
Beverly Gray's Challenge.

Publisher: New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1945..
First Edition Hardback 12 mo, about 7 inches tall, in brick red cloth stamped in dark blue. 207 pages illustrated by frontis on plain paper and blue illustrated endpapers. The fifteenth book in this long running girl's mystery series. Ads on jacket for the 1944 Cherry Ames book and for the Judy Bolton series, the last of these published in 1942. The bottom corners are lightly rubbed with a little loss of surface color and a similar loss at the foot of spine. The text is moderately toned as well. Otherwise bright, clean and soundly bound. The jacket is particularly bright and clean but for some fading to the spine and a couple of very small closed edge tears. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine DJ

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32.
Borton, Elizabeth  
Pollyanna in Hollywood : Another Glad Book

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1931.
[10], 341 pp, blu tweed boards w/dark blu illustration of Pollyanna on the front cover & dark blu flower design on the spine, white endpapers w/blu illustrations, dj grey-green color illustrated front panel & spine w/white rear panel w/text. While living in Hollywood, the Pendletons meet Boots Ryan, a stuntman; Happy Banks, a once popular comedian in need of a new idea; and Maude Hazen, a has-been actress. Book #8 in the Pollyanna series. SPF G182-8, format #3. dj small chips along the top and bottom edge and several small holes on the fold of the fore edge of front cover, dj price-clipped. Reprint Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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33.
Brazil, Angela., Illustrator: John Campbell (illustrations).  
LEADER OF THE LOWER SCHOOL: A Tale of School Life.
 Picture
Publisher: London/Glasgow: Blackie & Son no date..
Gipsy arrives at Briarcroft Hall from South Africa and thus begins this tale of private school life. 256p: black/white frontispiece + 3 black/white plates on coated paper hors-texte; 19cm. 531g. Very Good (light wear and shelf soiling to cover but still bright, name free-front endpaper dated 1934, interior sound, a few smudges here and there). No dustjacket. Illustrated hardcover with black titles. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

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34.
Brooks, Amy  
Dorothy Dainty at Gem Island

Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. Boston, MA 1920.
228 pp, Red clothcovered boards w/ blk-wht-yel deco frt & spine. #19 in the series corners slight wear, corners slight bump, prev owner name on ffep. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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35.
Brooks, Amy  
Dorothy Dainty in the Country

Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. Boston, MA 1909.
243 pp, red clothcovered boards w/ black-white-orange deco front cover & spine. j #8 in the series. corners slight wear, corners slight bump, prev owner name on ffep, small stain front cover top. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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36.
Brooks, Elbridge Streeter, 1846-1902.  
On Wood Cove Island; or a summer with Longfellow on the New England coast, by Elbridge S. Brooks;

Publisher: Philadelphia, Penn Publishing Co. [c1899].
346 p. illus. 19 cm. illustrated by F. J. Boston. "A trio of bright New England children are given an island on which to spend their summer vacation. Here they establish a little colony, the management of which gives them a large amount of amusement and at times causes some seemingly serious difficulties. In the solution of their perplexing problems the young people receive much encouragement and counsel from the poet Longfellow whose delightful acquaintance they form in a very unexpected and amusing manner. " Stock# 41,67. Good+ / illustrated boards

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37.
Buckey, Sarah Masters, with Porter, Shaw, Tripp  
American Girls Short Stories Collection, the : 7 Hardcover Volumes in Slipcase, Featuring New Kaya Story and Others

Publisher: Pleasant Company Publications; Middleton, Wisc: 2003.
Near Fine with no dust jacket Hardcover 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Various authors including Sarah Masters Buckey, Connie Porter, Janet Shaw, Valerie Tripp. Titles are: Addy's Summer Place, Kirsten's Promise, Thanks to Josefina, Molly's Puppy Tale, Samantha's Special Talent, Kaya and the River Girl, Kit's Tree House. ; No jackets, as issued. Still in original shrinkwrap. ; American Girls Series

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38.
Carr, Annie Roe, Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Nan Sherwood's Winter Holidays or Rescuing the Runaways

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Co. Akron, OH 1916.
248 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj pink-green w/black lettering. Nan spends winter vacation with the Masons in Chicago, where she rescues two foolish girls who have run away to become movie actresses. She also "adopts" a street child, Inez, and sends her home to the Sherwoods in Tillbury. third format of the series. dj spine sunned & small stain, pages yellowing, dj chip top of spine back panel 1/4" x 3". 3rd Format Good- Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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39.
Clark, Joan  
Penny Nichols : and The Black Imp

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishing Co Chicago, IL 1936.
249 pp, brown boards w/black lettering. "The Black Imp" is a brilliant clay sculpture by young artist Amy Coulter. At an art show, Amy loses the coveted Huddleson prize to an obviously inferior piece. Is the show's judge, Hanley Cron, dishonest? SPF P432-3 format #2. Book #3 from a series of 4 books. Joan Clark is pseudonym for Mildred Wirt. This volume is slightly taller than format #1. Corners bumped, pages yellowing. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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40.
Clark, Joan  
Penny Nichols : and The Black Imp

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishing Co Chicago, IL 1936.
249 pp, green papercovered boards w/black lettering and black illustration of a girls head on the front cover & black lettering on the spine, white endpapers w/line drawing illustrations, dj yel-orange-green-blu front panel & spine, white rear panel with text. "The Black Imp" is a brilliant clay sculpture by young artist Amy Coulter. At an art show, Amy loses the coveted Huddleson prize to an obviously inferior piece. Is the show's judge, Hanley Cron, dishonest? SPF P432-3 format #1. Book #3 from a series of 4 books. Joan Clark is pseudonym for Mildred Wirt. dj small chips along top & bottom edges of the dj, spine of the book sunned, pages yellowing. First Edition No Jacket Good Very Good- 12mo - over 7" - 71/2" Tall

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41.
Cleary, Beverly, Illustrated by: Darling, Louis  
Ribsy

Publisher: Wm. Morrow & Company New York, NY 1964.
192 pp, yel boards w/red-black lettering w/black-and-white illustration of a dog on the front cover. The adventures of Ribsy, Henry Huggins' dog. prev owner's name on the FPD. 5th Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall WRCBC

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42.
Cleary, Beverly, Illustrated by: Tiegreen, Alan  
Ramona Forever

Publisher: Wm. Morrow & Company New York, NY 1984.
182 pp, quarter bound w/orange boards w/yel cloth covered spine w/black lettering, dj yel w/blk-orange lettering w/color illustrated front. Ramona's year in third grade is highlighted by the arrival of Howie's rich uncle, a change in her after-school situation, a surprise wedding, a death and a new arrival in the family, and her father's getting a job. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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43.
Cobb, Sophia Dickinson  
Hillsboro' Farms: A Story for Girls
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Publisher: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1902 Boston, MA.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall This is No. 29 of the publisher's American Girls' Series. "This little book does not claim to have and special moral or mission. Its author has not aimed, through it, to teach anything, or to prove anything. She has but looked on nature and life in some of their quiet and little-noticed phases, and, loving what she saw there, has tried, upon her modest canvas, to paint it. If her readers hall find the picture true, her object will be gained." 423 pages. Book is in GOOD or better condition; nice pictorial cover (see photo); text pages clean and complete; binding tight. No dust jacket.

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44.
Crance, Laura Dent.  
The Automobile Girls at Palm Beach.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1913..
Later Printing (ca. 1932) 12mo, about 7.5 inches, in pale yellow cloth. 212 pages plus 19 pages of publisher ads including mention of the Randy Starr series which places this in 1932. See Sternick, The Henry Altemus Company . ., 3. The fifth book in the series of six titles. Jacket art by Walter Hayn. The book is bright, clean and sound with light bumps to the upper tips. The jacket spine is very slightly darkened; there is a triangular chip on the rear panel of perhaps a half inch wide and an inch deep the upper front panel corners are modestly torn and worn; there is general edge wear. We have another book in this series, and this one lacks the sharpness of color present on the other one. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

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45.
Crance, Laura Dent.  
The Automobile Girls at Chicago.

Publisher: Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1912..
Later Printing (ca. 1932) 12mo, about 7.5 inches, in pale yellow cloth. 212 pages plus 3 pages of publisher ads. This format places this printing of the book in about 1932. See Sternick, The Henry Altemus Company . ., 3. The fourth book in the series of six titles. Jacket art by Walter Hayn. The book is bright, clean and sound with light corner bumps. The jacket is complete but for minimal loss at the foot of the spine; light general edge wear with a couple of tiny edge tears, and a 2-inch separation at the bottom rear flap fold; a 1-inch tear at the bottom of the front flap fold with moderate associated creasing. Hardcover Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good Dustjacket

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46.
Editors of the American Girl Magazine , Illustrated by: Friedman, Marvin  
the American Girl Book of Mystery and Suspense stories #5

Publisher: Random House New York, NY 1964.
[6], 154 pp, blu-green papercovered boards w/color illustrated front panel of two youth looking into a front of a building, yellow-white lettering on the front cover and black lettering on the spine. Book #5 iin the American Girl Library book series. Collection of ten stories of mystery and suspense. boards rubbed on the corners and bottom edges of the boards, prev owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, prev owner wrote name on ffep. No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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47.
Finley, Martha  
Elsie's Widowhood

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company New York, NY 1908.
331 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/black lettering on the front cover & spine. Lester sails to Italy to study art. Mr. Travilla is struck by a sudden seizure and dies several days later. Elsie's religion keeps her going. Book is #7 in the series, the book lists to the 18th book in the series on the advertisement page. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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48.
Finley, Martha  
Elsie's Womanhood

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1917.
343 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters spine. Sequel to "Elsie's Girlhood", author writes about the civil war in this book & includes information about Andersonville w/information supplied by someone that was prisoner for 6 months. Book is #4 in the series. corners bumped, letters on the spine faded. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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49.
Finley, Martha  
Elsie's Vacation and After Events

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1891.
292 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters on the spine. Book is #17 in the series. dj chipped 1" x 4" missing along top, dj chip miss corners top & bottom, dj edges worn & wrinkled. Fair Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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50.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie's Girlhood

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1872.
371 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters spine, Sequel to "Elsie's Dinsmore" and "Elsie's Holidays at Roselands", author writes about the the years that carried Elsie from childhood to womanhood. Book is #3 in the series. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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51.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie's Womanhood

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1903.
343 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters spine. Sequel to "Elsie's Childhood". author writes about the civil war in this book & includes information about Andersonville w/information supplied by someone that was prisoner for 6 months. Book is #4 in the series. corners bumped. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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52.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie's Womanhood

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1903.
343 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters spine. Sequel to "Elsie's Girlhood", author writes about the civil war in this book & includes information about Andersonville w/information supplied by someone that was prisoner for 6 months. Book is #4 in the series. some corner wear, small stain on fore edge, letters on the spine faded, prev owner's embossing stamp on ffep & advertisement page. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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53.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie's Girlhood

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, NY 1872.
371 pp, red cloth embossed boards w/gilt letters spine. Sequel to "Elsie's Dinsmore" and "Elsie's Holidays at Roselands", author writes about the the years that carried Elsie from childhood to womanhood. Book is #3 in the series. some rubbing along the edges, prev owner's name on ffep. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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54.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie Dinsmore : Elsie Dinsmore Collection

Publisher: Mantle Ministries Bulverde, TX 1993.
316 pp, glossy pink-blu boards w/dark blu lettering, blu endpaper. Reprint of the Elsie Dinsmore story by Mantle Ministries. The character has a strong moral and Godly nature. slight chip at bottom of spine. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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55.
Finley, Martha, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
Elsie's Girlhood

Publisher: M. A. Donahue Company Chicago, IL.
371 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the front cover & spine, green-white illustrated endpapers, top edge yellow. Sequel to "Elsie's Dinsmore" and "Elsie's Holidays at Roselands", author writes about the the years that carried Elsie from childhood to womanhood. Book is #3 in the series. some rubbing along the edges, prev owner's name on ffep, prev owner wrote name on the ffep. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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56.
Frey, Hildegard G.  
CAMPFIRE GIRLS AT ONOWAY HOUSE.
 Picture
Publisher: NY: Burt (1916)..
234p (+ 21p ads): black/white frontispiece; 19cm. 388g. Book: Good (pretty prize bookplate free-front endpaper, binding sound, edgewear, spine sunned and rolled, paper aged). No dustjacket. Illustrated hardcover. Book condition: Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

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57.
Grannan, Mary, Illustrated by: Zalusky, Bernard  
More Maggie Muggins

Publisher: Pennington Press Cleveland, OH 1959.
61 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering, dj yel-blu-green-purple-red-white w/color illustrated front panel & spine. The adventures of a little girl, Maggie Muggins, who has freckles on her nose, laughter in blue eyes, and two pigtails the color of new carrots. Maggie gets her fun by helping others, even when it sometimes means problems for Maggie. When they are too big for her to solve alone, she hustles them off to Mr. McGarrity. He knows where the biggest violets grow, & where the Kingfisher builds his nest. He knows how to get Mrs. Cow unhooked from the crescent of the moon. several small tears on the dj top & bottom edges, dj in mylar protector. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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58.
Grannan, Mary, Illustrated by: Zalusky, Bernard  
Maggie Muggins and Her Animal Friends

Publisher: Pennington Press Cleveland, OH 1959.
60 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering, dj blu-yel-green-purple w/color illustrated front panel & spine. The adventures of a little girl, Maggie Muggins, who has freckles on her nose, laughter in blue eyes, and two pigtails the color of new carrots. Maggie gets her fun by helping others, even when it sometimes means problems for Maggie. When they are too big for her to solve alone, shw hustles them off to Mr. McGarrity. several small tears on the dj rear panel, dj in mylar protector. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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59.
Grove, Harriet Pyne, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
The S. P. Mystery

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Company Akron, OH 1930.
253 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black stamped lettering on the front cover and spine. line drawing frontispiece. Book #2 of the Girls Mystery Series by Harriet Pyne Grove. The adventures of the members of the S.P. Club. Boys & Girls Book Series - pg 83. rear hinge cracked. No Jacket Hard Cover Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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60.
Grove, Harriet Pyne, Illustrated by: Frontispiece & Map  
The Secret of Steeple Rocks

Publisher: The Saalfield Publishing Company Akron, OH 1928.
242 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black lettering on spine & front cover. book #1 from the Girls Mystery Series by Harriet Pyne Grove. The adventures of the three Secrest's after their parents die. Dal and his two sisters explore a piece of oceanside property in Maine, that their father left them. Boys & Girls Book Series - pg 83. slight corner wear. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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61.
Grove, Harriet Pyne.  
GIRLS OF GREYCLIFF (Greycliff Girls series No. 2).
 Picture
Publisher: NY: A.L. Burt (1923)..
Pale green boards with dark green and red illustration (girls in row boats). 241p: black/white frontispiece; 19cm. 357g. 14 page publisher's catalogue in rear. Copyright page titles list to "Greycliff Wings". Very Good Plus (clean, bright, and tight; very light edgewear; school prize inscription dated 1926 free-front endpaper). Hardcover. Book condition: Very Good Plus. Jacket condition: no dj.

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62.
Grover, Eulalie Osgood Illustrated by: Illustrated by Bertha Corbett Melcher  
Sunbonnet Babies in Holland, the : A Second Reader, Replica of the Antique Original Edition

Publisher: Merrimack Publishing Corporation; N. Y. : 1970.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Hardcover 112 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; White pictorial boards, pale orange endpapers, 112 pages, 14 stories, 78 color illustrations. On the endpapers, illustrated with b/w line art, are four verses of a song (no music) about Molly and May, the Sunbonnet Babies. ; Originally published 1915. This is a beautiful facsimile reprint, 1970. Adventures of two young girls on their trip to Holland. ; No visible defects to book or jacket. ; Merrimack Facsimile Series; Vol. 3037

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63.
Hancock, Lucy Agnes  
The Nurse at Whittle's

Publisher: Macrae Smith Co. Philadelphia, PA 1945.
256 pp, light green boards w/red letter, dj wht-blue-red-grey w/color illustrated front panel & spine. Susan Trent was the company nurse at Whittle's, an industrial plant. she becomes involved with the problems of Dr. Marshall, her younger sister, Barbara, and the owner, Cyrus Whittle. A story of doctors and nurses in the industrial field. prev owner stamped and wrote on the ffep, ex-library book w/remnants of tape on endpapers and dj. dj several tears on the spine, dj in mylar protector. Good Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Ex-Library

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64.
Hartwell, Nancy , Illustrated by: Cooney, Barbara  
Shoestring Theater : Starlight Novels for Modern Girls

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1947.
[6], 198 pp, tan tweed papercovered boards w/dark brown illustration on the front cover & dark brown lettering on the front cover & spine, glossy blu-yel-red dj w/color illustrated front panel & spine and white rear panel w/text. Ann Darnell, seventeen, had the summer ahead of her, but no member of the Dees family ever sat and waited for adventure to knock on the door. dj several small chips along top & bottom edges of the dj. Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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65.
Hastings, Valerie  
Jill Investigates

Publisher: The Children's Press London, England 1965.
156 pp, green boards w/silver illustrated front panel & silver lettering on the spine, blu-red dj w/green-yel-red-blue-wht-orange color illustrated front panel. Book from the Boys' and Girls' Library. The arrival of a new girl at Hazelmere arouses the curiosity of jill and her fellow fourth-formers. The newcomer turns out to be the daughter of an interfering and officious school governor. prev owner wrote on the ffep, dj rubbed on the corners. First Printing Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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66.
Haywood, Carolyn, Illustrated by: Haywood, Carolyn  
B is for Betsy

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company New York, NY 1939.
159 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black deco & letters, illustrated endpapers. One of the Betsy series books. The adventures of Betsy as she goes to school, meets Ellen, watches tadpoles grow up and other adventures. Book is missing the half title page in the front otherwise very good. 3rd Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Fair+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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67.
Haywood, Carolyn, Illustrated by: Haywood, Carolyn  
Back to School with Betsy

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & Company New York, NY 1943.
176 pp, pink cloth covered boards w/black deco & letters, illustrated endpapers. One of the Betsy series books. This was the fifth book in the series of 25 of Betsy and Eddie series books. prev owner wrote on half title page, scuffing on half title page where names erased by prev owner, spine toned, toned on spine where tape had been No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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68.
Hill, Eileen, Illustrated by: Haggander, Sylvia  
Robin Kane : The Mystery of the Phantom #2 : 1551

Publisher: Western Publishing Company, Inc. Racine, WI 1966.
188 pp. green-yel-red-black color illustrated pictorial papercovered boards, white endpapers w/initials RK in gray along w/swirls . Several internal line drawings in the text. Book #2 in the Robin Kane series. An important prop for Mr. Hunter's new film-an antique gold articulated fish with ruby eyes-is stolen. When more sabotage couurs, Robin sets a trap for "The Phantom." Society of Phantom Friends R461-2 format #2. slight rubbing on the edges. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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69.
Hill, Eileen, Illustrated by: Haggander, Sylvia  
Robin Kane : The Mystery of Glengary Castle #3 : 1552

Publisher: Western Publishing Company, Inc. Racine, WI 1966.
188 pp, grey papercovered boards w/grey-blu-pink color illustrated front cover and spine, white endpapers with grey initals RK and swirls, several line drawing illustrations in the text. Book #3 in the Robin Kane mystery series. A "spook party" at the Kanes' leads to a discussion of Glengary Castle, supposedly haunted by Stephen Gary and his wife, who are buried in the castle yard. Mr. Hunter has just purchased the castle as a setting for a Moira Rafferty film. Ghostly manifestations occur until Robin solves the mystery. Society of Phantom Friends R461-3 format #2. slight rubbing to the edges of the book. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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70.
Hill, Eileen, Illustrated by: Haggander, Sylvia  
Robin Kane : The Mystery of the Blue Pelican #1 : 1550

Publisher: Western Publishing Company, Inc. Racine, WI 1966.
188 pp. orange-blue-tan-white color illustrated papercovered boards, white endpapers w/initials RK in gray along w/swirls . Several internal line drawings in the text. Book #1 in the Robin Kane series. Robin and friends appear as extras in The Changeling, a film starring Moira Rafferty, "the most famous teen actress in wthe world." Nugget is supposed to appear in the picture, but is stolen. THe trail leads lto a cattle rustler called EL Gato. Robin recovers Nugget and the calves. Mr. Hunter gives Nugget to Robin as a reward. Society of Phantom Friends, R461-1 format #2. slight rubbing on the edges, prev owner's name on the FPD, rear joint starting. No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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71.
Hill, Grace Brooks, Illustrated by: Owen, R. Emmett  
The Corner House Girls Growing Up - What Happened First, What Came Next, and How it Ended #7

Publisher: Barse & Hopkins New York, NY 1918.
254 pp, [2], blu cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the front cover & spine w/black-tan illustration on the front cover & spine, brown-white illustrated endpapers. This is book #7 in a series of 13. The Corner House girls are the four Kenway sisters. Their father was killed in the Philippines years ago, and their mtoher has been dead for two years. They are facing the world alone ina tiny tenement flat when their rich Uncle Peter Stower dies, leaving them "The Corner House" in the town of Milton. The girls rescue their dog, Tom Jonah, from a dog catcher. Ruth Kenway falls in love with Luke Shepard, but sends him back to college, but she also manages to charm old Mr. Henry Northrup, Luke's friend and the local misogynist. Lists to self on the copyright page, but on ad page in rear lists to book #8. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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72.
Hope, Laura Lee  
Outdoor Girls on Pine Island/ A Cave and What it Contained

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, [c1916].
231 p., illus., 19 cm." In the first place, there never was a "Laura Lee Hope." The Outdoor Girls as well as the Bobbsey Twins were created by Edward Stratemeyer. One of dozens of juvenile series that Stratemeyer created and managed, the Bobbseys, along with Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, and Tom Swift." The Outdoor Girls set juvenile girls in more independent and adventerous circumstances than previous fiction. Stock# 39,772. Good+/ pictorial cloth.

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73.
Hope, Laura Lee  
The Outdoor Girls at Cedar Ridge : or the Mystery of the Old Windmill

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Co. Racine, WI 1931.
214 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black lettering, plain endpapers. Phantom Friends format #2-21. 21st book in the outdoor girl series. An old windmill along a stream holds the secret to an abandoned young girl's true parentage. The girl discoveres the truth while canoeing in a forest. Silva Dann, the young girl, becomes a ward of the twins' guardian, and is subsequently "adopted" by the Outdoor Girls. spine sunned, slight wear to corners, pages tanning. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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74.
Hope, Laura Lee, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
The Bobbsey Twins Treasure Hunting #22

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY 1929.
244 pp, green boards w/black lettering w/circle illustration of four children on the front panel, orange-wht illustrated endpapers of both sets of twins in the trees, frontispiece plain paper, green-pink-blu color illustrated dj w/orange spine w/black lettering, w/list of Burgess animal stories on the back panel w/a border of pink animal illustrations. The adventures of two sets of twins in the Bobbsey family. Mrs. Sallie Pry comes to visit the Bobbsey family and slips and falls in the gutter in front of the Bobbsey place. dj 1/2" chip at the top of spine, dj spine sunned to tan, prev owner wrote name on FPD. ca 1945 Good Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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75.
Hope, Laura Lee, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
The Bobbsey Twins in the Country #2

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap New York, NY nd.
218 pp, dark green boards w/black lettering w/circle illustration of four children on the front panel, orange-wht illustrated endpapers w/both sets of twins in the trees, plain paper frontispiece, green-pink-blu color illustrated dj w/orange spine w/black lettering, w/list of Maida books on the back panel. Stories about the two sets of twins in the Bobbsey family. The Bobbsey's receive a letter from Aunt Sarah to visit Meadow Brook. dj 1/2" chip at the top of spine & small chip at bottom of spine, dj spine sunned to tan, prev owner wrote name on FPD, small tears along edges of the dj, dj in mylar protector. ca 1945 Good Hard Cover Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall

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