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Someone's Mother is Missing
Mazer, Harry
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The Mystery of the Pilgrim Trading Post
Molloy, Anne
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The Hardy Boys; The Mystery of the Chinese Junk
Dixon, Franklin W.
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1 Dixon, Franklin W. The Hardy Boys; The Mystery of the Chinese Junk
#39 The binding is good; slight wear at bottom edges. Heavy pictoral boards. Ex-lib. Child's bookplate on inside front cover, usual remains from library book. Bright, no marks or tears noted. The inside covers have been recovered to white. The spine is blue with the Hardy Boys in an orange circle. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Series; Children::Mystery. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-01218. Hardcover
Grosset & Dunlap
1960, 
Hardcover
Very Good
No Jacket; 

CH-01218; 
Price: 5.52 USD
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2 Ellis, Edward S. The Flying Boys to the Rescue
#2 in the Flying Boys series. The illustrated dust jacket shows the Flying Boys galloping through the brush. The frontispiece shows them perilously hanging on to the wing of an airplane. The jacket, in a protective cover, has some repaired folds and tears at the bottom. One tear is 2 1/2" long at the bottom. There are chips at the spine ends and a 1 1/4" tear at the rear bottom. Both flaps have some small missing pieces at the lower edge of the fold. The binding is half red on the cover with an airplane in the middle. ; 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall
John C. Winston Co.
Philadelphia, PA, 1911, Reprint
Hardcover
Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Illustrated by Prittie, Edwin J.; 
004026; 
Price: 20.24 USD
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3 Fleischman, Sid The Ghost on Saturday Night
0316285838 / 9780316285834; A terrific story about a couple of crooks who come to town and claim they're going to raise the ghost of an outlaw that Saturday night. Unfortunately for them, the fog confuses them as they're trying to get out of town and they get caught. It turns out they robbed the bank before their show. Cover is in great condition, light wear at all corners. The cover is bright. 57 pages, no marks or tears. The young boy turns out to be the hero of the story. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Little Brown And Company
Boston, MA, 1974, First Edition
Hardcover
Near Fine with no dust jacket

Illustrated by Von Schmidt, Eric; 
000412; 
Price: 5.06 USD
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4 Garden, Nancy Monster Hunters: Mystery of the Kidnapped Kidnapper
0671760084 / 9780671760083; A 'Weekly Reader' book. Casey is a prisoner of a living dinosaur-like creature in the Boston Science Museum! This is a case for the Monster Hunters! Binding is fine. 175 pages, no marks or tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Pocket Books
New York, 1994, 
Hardcover
As New with no dust jacket


000438; 
Price: 6.44 USD
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5 Gibson, Walter B. (Adapted by) Rod Serling's the Twilight Zone
This volume contains 13 new stories from the supernatural, especially written for young people. To give them authenticity, all are based, in varying degrees, on well-recorded incidents or experiences in which many persons have sincerely believed. Stories include Back There, Judgment Night, the Tiger God, Return From Oblivion, The Riddle of the Crypt, Dead Man's Chest, and many others. The binding has light wear at the corners and the bottom edge. Both spine ends are bent in and a bit worn. The jacket has several small to medium tears, some repaired, and is torn at each corner. There are several chips. The front end paper has a book plate with the prior owner's name neatly pre-printed. 207 pages, no marks or tears. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
Grosset & Dunlap
New York, 1963, First Edition
Hardcover
Very Good in Poor dust jacket

Illustrated by Mayan, Earl E.; 
000537; 
Price: 16.56 USD
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6 Hightower, Florence The Ghost of Follonsbee's Folly
Father buys a house in the country and he got a wonderful buy. He's sure the real estate person didn't know the value, from an historic and architectural point of view. Nobody mentioned the ghost. Weekly reader children's book club edition. Binding has very light wear at edges. Pages are fine, no marks or tears; illustrations in black & white. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Houghton Mifflin Company
New York, 1958, 
Hardcover
Fine with no dust jacket

Illustrated by Forberg, Ati; 
CH-01133; 
Price: 5.54 USD
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7 Mazer, Harry Someone's Mother is Missing
Ex-library, Gaylord jacket cover. The jacket is in very good condition, one tiny hole. Spine is tight. Book is for ages 12 and up. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::General; Children::Mystery. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-23026. Hardcover
Delacorte Press
1980, 
Hardcover
Good
Near Fine; 

CH-23026; 
Price: 9.20 USD
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8 Molloy, Anne The Mystery of the Pilgrim Trading Post
Young America Book Club Edition. Pictorial boards. Top of spine has slight wear. 160 pages are tanned. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Hastings House
1964, 
Hardcover
Near Fine with no dust jacket


CH-12156; 
Price: 5.52 USD
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9 Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds Boys Against Girls
0385320817 / 9780385320818; Caroline's friend/enemy Wally tells her that a strange animal, called an abaguchie, has been seen in the area. He adds that the bones from one were found a few years back in the Bookstore cellar. He warns her not to search for herself, but Caroline will do anything to uncover the secret of those bones. Will Wally be able to foil her plans? The front board is bent back a bit at the spine.141 pages, no marks/tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Delacorte Press
New York, 1994, First Edition
Hardcover
Near Fine with no dust jacket


000500; 
Price: 9.20 USD
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10 Pople, Maureen A Nugget of Gold
0805009841 / 9780805009842; The nugget of gold Sally Matthews finds on her friends' farm doesn't look like much at first. But as she examines it more closely, Sally finds the century-old nugget had been made into a brooch. And it is inscribed with "Ann Bird Jem Ever. " Sally is sure the gold piece holds a secret of the past. Determined to shed light on the years that separate the two girls, Sally is led deep into a mystery - and a love story that's a hundred years old. The binding on this retired library book is fine, as is the jacket covered in mylar; the mylar has a few scuffs. Light on library marks. 183 pages, no marks or tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Henry Holt & Company
New York, Ny, U. S. A., 1989, First Edition
Hardcover, Cloth
Fine in Fine dust jacket


000809; 
Price: 7.36 USD
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11 Robison, Nancy The Missing Ball of String
0811643069 / 9780811643061; This book for young readers involves two brothers and a sister searching for a missing ball of string that they just had! It is Spring, and with birds building nests, you never know what will happen! Unpaginated, large print, well illustrated throughout. The covers are a bit lightened at the top and spine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Garrard Pub Co
Champaign, Illinois, 1977, 
Hardcover
Near Fine with no dust jacket

Illustrated by Burns, Raymond; 
002737; 
Price: 8.28 USD
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12 Spicer, Bart The Golden Door; Red Badge Detective
1951; HB. Binding is very good, slight wear on edges, top of spine has a tear in the binding as does the bottom of the spine. Ex-lib. 216 pages, 5.5" x 8.5" high. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children::Mystery; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: CH-12145. Hardcover
Dodd, Mead & Company

Hardcover
Very Good Condition


CH-12145; 
Price: 5.06 USD
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