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141 Keene, Carolyn The Secret at the Gatehouse : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1940 ca 1955 Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
216 pp, green tweed boards w/drawing of Dana girls walking through woods on the front cover, illustrated endpapers of Dana girls walking away f/a house with a flashlight, top edge stained light green, dj color illustrated front panel & spine w/cameo on the spine. book #9 of the series. TGSC D-117-9 format #4, Axe pg158-9 format IV. Lists to Mystery at The Crossroads on the front flap of dj & lists to The Ghost in the Gallery on the advertisement page. The true heir to Warrinton Zerde dies, the son evicts his mother, who then dies alone and destitute. Can the Danas make amends. 
Price: 19.98 USD
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142 Keene, Carolyn The Secret at the Hermitage : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #5
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1936 ca 1953 Hard Cover Very Good- Fair+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
218 pp, green tweed boards w/drawing of Dana girls walking through woods on the front cover, illustrated endpapers of Dana girls walking away f/a house with a flashlight, top edge stained light green, dj color illustrated front panel & spine w/cameo on the spine. book #5 of the series. TGSC D-116-5 format #4, Axe pg158-5 format IV. Lists to The Secret of the Jade Ring on the advertisement page. Louise, mistaken for an escaped convict, is relentlessly pursued by a crazed ex-warden. dj chipped along the top edge, chipped at bottom of the dj spine, missing front flap of the dj. 
Price: 15.26 USD
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143 Keene, Carolyn The Secret in the Old Well : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #13
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1944 ca 1953 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
215 pp, green tweed boards w/drawing of Dana girls walking through woods on the front cover, illustrated endpapers of Dana girls walking away f/a house, top edge stained light green. book #13 of the series. TGSC D-116-13 format #4, Axe pg 158-13 format IV. Lists to Mystery at the Crossroads on advertisement page. This tale involves a gang of fur thieves, a missing co-ed, stolen plans for a secret invention, an abandoned mansion, a purloined puppy, and mysterious well. slight wear to the corners, slight sunning to the edges of the boards. 
Price: 15.73 USD
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144 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of Lost Lake : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9224
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1963 ca 1965 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
174 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on the spine, line drawing frontispiece, black-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #24 of the series. Book lists to #27 on inside on the advertisement page & to #25 on back cover. The Dana's agree to escort a valuable German Shepherd east from California, but their train derails and "Baron" escapes into the Rockies. The girls follow his pawprints to Lost Lake, where, according to legend, a witch guards a forty-year-old secret. 
Price: 42.08 USD
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145 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of Lost Lake : the Dana Girls Mystery Stories #11 : 9091
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1974 0448090910 / 9780448090917 ca 1974 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. ca 1973. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 174 pp, entire book is white w/color pictorial front, black & white illustrated endpapers. Book #11 in the revised series beginning in 1972, book from the "new" Dana Girls series. TGSC D-119 - 11. It lists to book #12 in the new series book on back cover. Axe - 159 format VI-B. The Danas agree to escort a valuable German Shepherd east from California, but their train derails and "Baron" escapes into the Rockies. The girls follow his pawprints to Lost Lake, where, according to legend, a witch guards a forty-year-old mystery. slight soiling to the boards, prev owner wrote name on verso of ffep. 
Price: 15.94 USD
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146 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of Red Gate Farm : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #6
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1931 ca 1954 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Gilles, Bill 
208 pp, blu tweed cloth-like papercovered boards, blu-white illustrated "digger" endpapers, frontispiece on plain paper. Farah - Format 15, ca 1954C - 54. Sixth book in the series. Nancy helps Milliie Burd get to her grandmother's farm when she is not able to find employment. At Red Gate Farm, they encounter a strange sect that performs odd ceremonies at night while dressed in white robes and that may be involved in a counterfeit money ring. slight rubbing to the spine edges, remnants of prev owner book plate on the ffep. 
Price: 9.35 USD
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147 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of Red Gate Farm : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #6
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1961 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Gilles, Bill 
178 pp, blu tweed cloth-like papercovered boards, blu multiple-scene endpapers, frontispiece on plain paper. Farah - Format 16, ca 1961C - 70. Sixth book in the series. Nancy helps Milliie Burd get to her grandmother's farm when she is not able to find employment. At Red Gate Farm, they encounter a strange sect that performs odd ceremonies at night while dressed in white robes and that may be involved in a counterfeit money ring. slight sunning to the spine, slight wear to the edges, prev owner wrote on ffep. 
Price: 14.45 USD
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148 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of Red Gate Farm : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #6
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1931 ca 1942 Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Tandy, Russell H. 
208 pp, medium blue cloth covered boards w/moderately raised short squiggly lines (Cover stock #3), orange silhouette endpapers (eps #2). Format 5, 1942B-28 (Farah's Guide). Book #6 in the series. Nancy helps Millie Burd get to her grandmother's farm when she is not able to find employment. At Red Gate Farm, they encounter a strange sect that performs odd ceremonies at night while dressed in white robes & that may be involved in a counterfeit money ring. spine sunned, worn at corners, worn top & bottom of the spine, worn along the edges, rubbed on the front cover, worn on front hinge, pages yellowing. 
Price: 22.10 USD
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149 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of the Swiss Chalet : Ca 1973the Dana Girls Mystery Stories #7 : 9087
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1973 0448090872 / 9780448090870 ca 1973 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
181 pp, entire book is white w/color pictorial front, black & white illustrated endpapers. Book #7 in the revised series beginning in 1972, book from the "new" Dana Girls series. TGSC D-119 - 7. It lists to book #8 in the new series book on back cover. Axe - 159 format VI-B. Hindered by a group of obnoxious American tourists, the Danas search Austria and Switzerland for missing heirlooms. slight soiling to the boards, prev owner wrote name on verso of ffep. 
Price: 15.94 USD
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150 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of the Swiss Chalet : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #20
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1958 ca 1960 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
181 pp, green tweed boards w/line drawing of dana girls walking through the woods, green-wht endpaper w/illustration of girls walking through the woods. GSC - Format #4, book #20 of the series, the book lists to "The Mystery of the Bamboo Bird" on the advertisement page. Hindered by a group of obnoxious American tourists, the Danas search Austria and Switzerland for missing heirlooms. slight wear to the corners. 
Price: 22.53 USD
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151 Keene, Carolyn The Secret of the Swiss Chalet : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #20
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1958 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
181 pp, cream colored papercovered boards w/color pictorial front & illustrated back, green-wht illustrated endpapers. Book lists to book #25 on back & book 24 on advertisement page. Book #20 in the series. GSCSPF - Format #5. "Hindered by a group of obnoxious American tourists, the Dana's search Austria and Switzerland for missing heirlooms." small stain bottom edge, prev owner wrote name on FPD, slight soiling to boards. 
Price: 22.06 USD
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152 Keene, Carolyn The Sierra Gold Mystery : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9223
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1961 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
179 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on the spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #23 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The girls hunt for a cache of gold nuggets hidden in the Sierras in 1849. Authentic locations enhance this tale. Muriel Thebaut, an actual resident of Volcano, California, who worked as a guide to the Gold Coutnry, appears as a character in this bookl. 
Price: 36.13 USD
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153 Keene, Carolyn The Sierra Gold Mystery : the Dana Girls Mystery Stories #10 : 9090
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1973 0448090902 / 9780448090900 ca 1973 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
179 pp, entire book is white w/color pictorial front, black & white illustrated endpapers. Book #10 in the revised series beginning in 1972, book from the "new" Dana Girls series. TGSC D-119 - 10. It lists to itself book #10 in the new series book on back cover. The girls hunt for a cache of gold nuggets hidden in the Sierras in 1849. Axe - 159 format VI-B. Authentic locations enchance this tale, Muriel Thebaut, an actual resident of Volcano, California, who worked as a guide to the Gold Country, appears as a character in this book. slight soiling to the boards, prev owner wrote name on verso of ffep. 
Price: 15.94 USD
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154 Keene, Carolyn The Witch Tree Symbol : Nancy Drew Mystery Stories #33
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1955 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Nappi, Rudy 
(10), 213 pp, medium blu papercovered boards w/dark blu lettering w/silhouette of Nancy w/magnifying glass, blue-wht multi-scene endpapers w/medium blue background. Farah's Guide - Format 16, 1961B-17. Thirty-third book in the series. Nancy travels to Pennsylvania Dutch country to hunt for Mrs. Tenney's stolen furniture. There she meets Mr. and Mrs. Kreuz, an Amish couple whose daughter is missing. Rubbing at the top & bottom of dj spine. 
Price: 29.33 USD
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155 Keene, Carolyn, The Secret at Lone Tree Cottage : The Dana Girls Mystery Stories #9202
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1934 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Frontispiece 
Hard Cover. Very Good-/No Jacket. ca 1961 edition. 12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 218 pp, cream-colored hardback w/color pictorial front & pictorial cameo on spine, line drawing frontispiece, green-wht illustration of Dana girls walking through woods w/Jean holding a flashlight endpapers. Format #5, book #2 of the series. Book lists to #23 on inside on the advertisement page & to #23 on back cover. The Danas rescue their kidnapped English teacher and her niece. slight edge wear. 
Price: 13.39 USD
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156 Lansdale, Joe Rumble Tumble
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1998 0892966203 / 9780892966202 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Signed by Author
242 pp, purple boards w/gilt lettering, dj wht-purple w/pictorial front & photo of the author on the back, SIGNED by the author. Hap Collins and Leonard Pine try to rescue Brett's daughter, Tille. they go from LaBorde, Texas to Hootie Hoot, Oklahoma. 
Price: 22.53 USD
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157 Lansdale, Joe Rumble Tumble
New York, NY Warner Books, Inc. 1998 0892966203 / 9780892966202 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Signed by Author
242 pp, purple boards w/gilt lettering, dj wht-purple w/pictorial front & photo of the author on the back, SIGNED by the author. Hap Collins and Leonard Pine try to rescue Brett's daughter, Tille. they go from LaBorde, Texas to Hootie Hoot, Oklahoma. 
Price: 22.53 USD
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158 Lansdale, Joe R. Bad Chili : a Novel of Suspense
New York, NY The Mysterious Press 1997 089296619X / 9780892966196 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
292 pp, blk boards w/red lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on title page, dj glossy blk w/red-wht lettering w/color illustrated front & spine, photo of author on the back cover. Hap & Leonard get mixed with the law again. A local roughneck, Horse Dick, is dead and Leonard is implicated. 
Price: 35.28 USD
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159 Lansdale, Joe R. Mucho Mojo
New York, NY The Mysterious Press 1994 0892964901 / 9780892964901 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Signed by Author
308 pp, quarterbound w/blu paper covered boards w/black paper covered spine, dj spine black w/yel lettering w/color illustrated front, SIGNED by the author. Uncle chester, dying in the slums of LaBorde leaves behind a small skeleton wrapped in pornographic magazines, along with a grotesque link between an unsolved series of child murders. Hap wants to call the police, but Leonard, intimate w/the unwritten codes in his black part of town, persuades his partner to help clear Uncle Chester's name. 
Price: 19.98 USD
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160 Leonard, Elmore Bandits
New York, NY Mysterious Press 1987 0877958416 / 9780877958413 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket/Near Fine Slipcase Limited & Numbered Edition Sm4to from 9" to 11" Signed by Author
(12), 345 pp, green clothcovered paper covered boards w/pastedown picture of author on front cover, w/gilt lettering, green clothcovered slipcase, #154 of 300 cc's, SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 29.33 USD
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